ADULT HOCKEY LEAGUES

USA Hockey Membership is required!

New Players

If you are new to the Ellenton area it is important to speak to our Adult Hockey Director Trevor before signing up. Trevor can point you in the right direction, let you know how full each league is and if there is room as well as give a detailed idea of the level of each league. He is very knowledgeable about the game, our teams and is on a first name basis with our players.

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  • Click on desired league
  • You’ll be prompted to create an account or login
  • Choose payment plan or pay in full
  • Submit

*If you wish to pay in cash you will be required to pay in full at the front desk

 

D League

This league is for players who are just starting out. If you have always wanted to play hockey, but didn’t know how to get started, begin with Tony’s Clinic and then move up to the D League.

  • Day: Sunday
  • Start Date: August 9th
  • League Length: 14 Weeks includes playoffs
  • End date: November 22nd includes playoffs
  • Game Times are approximate and depend on amount of Teams: 3:15pm, 4:45pm & 6:15pm
  • Days we don’t host Sunday games: 9/6 & 10/11
  • Individual Fee: $310 including tax
  • Payment Plan
    • August 2nd $210
    • August 30th $100

C League

A mixture of mid-level players seeking more competition than the D League. Typically players in this league may have played a few years in their youth at the rec level or started out as an adult, but have been playing for a year or more.

  • Day: Sunday
  • Start Date: August 9th
  • League Length: 14 Weeks includes playoffs
  • End date: November 22nd includes playoffs
  • Game Times are approximate and depend on amount of Teams: 4:00pm, 5:15pm, 6:45pm, & 8:30pm
  • Days we don’t host Sunday games: 9/6 & 10/11
  • Individual Fee $310 including tax
  • Payment Plan
    • August 2nd $210
    • August 30th $100

45+CD Lower Draft League

45+ Lower division is for players who are intermediate to lower level players and are 40 years of age or older. Must be 44 by May 7th. 1st payment guarantees placement on a team!

  • Day: Sunday
  • Start Date: September 13th
  • League Length: 12 Weeks includes playoffs
  • End date: December 13th includes playoffs
  • Game Times are approximate and depend on amount of Teams: 7:45pm & 9:00pm
  • Days we don’t host Sunday games: 10/11 & 11/29
  • Fee Amount TBD based on numbers
    • $50 deposit due by 8/22

40+ A League

The 40+ Upper division is for players 40 years of age or older who are at the A and or B level.

  • Day: Monday
  • Start Date: August 10th
  • League Length: 14 Weeks includes playoffs
  • End date: November 23rd includes playoffs
  • Game Times are approximate and depend on amount of Teams: 8:30pm & 9:45pm
  • Days we don’t host Sunday games: 9/7 & 10/12
  • Individual Fee $310 including tax
  • Payment Plan
    • August 2nd $210
    • August 30th $100

40+CD Lower Draft League

40+ Lower division is for players who are intermediate to lower level players and are 40 years of age or older. Must be 39 by May 7th. 1st payment guarantees placement on a team!

  • Day: Monday/Tuesday
  • Start Date: September 8th
  • League Length: 15 Weeks includes playoffs
  • End date: December 15th
  • Game Times are approximate and depend on amount of Teams: Monday 8:45pm, 10pm & Tuesday 8pm, 9:15pm, 9:30pm
  • Day we don’t host games: N/A
  • Fee Amount TBD based on numbers
    • $50 deposit due by 8/22

18+ Upper Draft League

The  18+ Upper draft division is for players 18 years of age or older who are at the A/B level. This league is fast paced and for the intermediate to advanced skill set.

  • Day: Thursday
  • Start Date: TBD
  • League Length: 12 Weeks includes playoffs
  • End date: TBD
  • Game Times are approximate and depend on amount of Teams: 8:15pm & 9:30pm
  • Day we don’t host games: N/A
  • Individual Fee $260 including tax

Eligibility

You can play up, but you can’t play down. We like to give all players the opportunity to play twice a week in appropriate leagues for their level. Hence we have designed a schedule to best facilitate players needs. Final rosters are approved by all captains of a particular league and the rink.

Advanced A players can only play A/B

High B can play in A/B, low B can play in B and C

Cs can play in C and B

D can play in C, but Cs cannot play down in D

30+A can play in – 30+A, A/B

30+B can play in – 30+B, C, D

40+A can play in – 40+A, 30+A, A/B

40+B can play in – 40+B, 30+B, C, D

League Rules 

All USA Hockey Rules must be followed and will be enforced!

All players must have current USA Hockey Membership. USA Hockey Membership expires August 31 so all participants including subs must submit their USA Hockey before their first game of the season.

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Games

  • Must be 18 to play in an Adult Hockey League
  • 2 USA Hockey Certified Refs are scheduled for each game
  • 1hr allotted to each game. includes warm up
  • 3 Periods
  • 12 Minute stop time
  • 2 Minute penalties
  • All USA Hockey rules apply
  • Teams with 50 minutes or more in penalties within one season will NOT be eligible for Playoffs.

Overtime

  • 5 Minute run time
  • 4 on 4 Sudden death
  • If the game is not resolved at the end of 5 minutes run time there will be a 3 player shoot out. Game is over after shootout no matter what.

Subs

  • Subs must be USA Hockey Members and must turn paper version with bar code into reception prior to game
  • Teams can sub up to the same amount of players the opposing team has that game
  • Players signed up in a current Ellenton Ice Adult League pay $15 to sub, players not enrolled in an Ellenton Ice Adult League are $25 no matter what
  • Subs must give receipt to score keeper or team forfeits game
  • Subs must be approved by opposing team’s Captain or team forfeits

Playoffs

  • 4 Teams
    • 1 vs 4
    • 2 vs 3
    • Winner of 1 vs 4 plays winner of 2 vs 3
    • Second game will be made up of consolation players
  • 5 Teams
    • 4th and 5th place teams will play an elimination game. Winner will take 4th seed in the Playoffs
    • Playoffs will continue like a 4 team Playoff
  • 6 Teams
    • Week 1
      • 1st and 2nd in points play consolation game
      • 3 vs 6
      • 4 vs 5
    • Week 2
      • Winner of 3 vs 6 plays ______________________
      • Winner of 4 vs 5 plays ______________________
      • Consolation game for other teams
    • Week 3
      • Championship Game
      • Loser of 3 vs 6 and 2nd place plays loser of the 4 vs 5 and 1st place
      • Consolation game of remaining players

For more information contact Trevor McLean at:

941-723-3663 ext. 210 or email at Trevor@ellentonice.com

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