2017/2018 Indoor Programs & Tryouts

Indoor begins early December and concludes mid-Feb/early March

General Administration:

Appropriate Registrations:

Please ensure that you have read the general Program Overview subsections on registration as well as the procedures for the tryout evaluations.

As a reminder, all athlete’s must be registered through the Stealth Field Hockey website before participating in the upcoming tryouts. This can be completed here.

Players that are selected for regional and nationally must in addition be a member with the USA Field Hockey organization. This can be completed here through the USA Field Hockey website.

Dates & Times:

Please note, times and dates of the following Programs and Tryouts are subject to change. All changes will be posted on the Stealth Field Hockey Calendar. Check out our calendar here. 

Equipment:

All National and Regional teams are required to have an indoor stick and a Stealth pennie. Pennie’s can be purchased at try-outs or before their first scheduled practice.

We highly recommend a left handed glove to help with protection while practicing and playing. Please feel free to visit www.shivelysportinggoods.com to purchase a left handed glove.

Facilities: 

Please see the facilities tab for google map links to all of our current training facilitates.

Indoor: Always held at our home facility at the Springhurst Tennis Center.


Practice Schedule

 

Tuesdays/Thursdays:

U12 Regional and National- 5:00-6:30pm
U14 Regional Teams – 6:00-7:30pm
U14 National Teams – 7:00-8:30pm
U16 Regional and National- 4:00-5:30pm
U19 Regional and National- 8:00-9:30pm

Sundays:

All National and Regional Goalies – 1:30-3pm
U14 National- 2:30-4pm
U16 National- 4-5:30pm
U19 National- 5:30-7pm

Play Days
All Regional and National teams will be participating in at least one local play day. U12/U16 play on Saturday’s while U14/U19 play on Sunday’s.  Stealth will host our first play day December 16th and 17th.  Our second will be February 10th and 11th.  Times are TBD.

Tournaments
National Teams are required to travel to their respective National Tournament. U16 and U19 National Teams must Qualify in order to attend their National Tournament. Qualifier information will be provided to these teams once the information is available from USAFH. U12 and U14 National Teams will attend their National Tournament without qualification. The dates are listed below.

U12- NIT 2/22/2018 to 2/25/2018 in Lancaster, PA
U14- NIT 2/15/2018 to 2/18/2018 in Lancaster, PA
U16- NIT 3/1/2018 to 3/4/2018 in Lancaster, PA (must Qualify)
U19- NIT 2/22/2018 to 2/25/2018 in Richmond, VA (must Qualify)
*Please advise us before tryouts if you can’t attend/commit to these dates*

Goalies
Goalies wanting to play competitively must try-out with the field players on the above dates. All U19/16 National and Regional goalies, and U14 National goalies, will practice with their teams and attend 1 skill day with our Goalie Coaches for 8 weeks (held on Sundays from 1:30-3pm). For the U14 Regional goalies, and all of the U12 goalies, this will be optional.

We will also be offering an 6 week goalie clinic Fridays for U8/10 from 3:30-5:00pm for those who do not want to play competitively. Please bring your goalie equipment. To register, please select the Indoor Clinic listed on our registration page. Clinic goalies will not participate in our local Play Days.

Please contact Michelle Ciliberti for additional questions!
mciliberti.stealth@gmail.com