Registration for the Jr Sharks House League 2017-18 Winter Season is in full swing! The JSHL will be fielding teams in five age divisions; 6U/Mini-Mite, 8U/Mite, 10U/Squirt, 12U/Pee Wee and 14U/Bantam. The goal of the program is to not only develop a players' hockey skills, but to create an environment where Bay Area youth can learn valuable life skills such as teamwork, good sportsmanship, positive attitude, and good work ethic. Below you will find a link to the JSHL homepage as well as a link to the registration portal.
Evaluation schedules and group assignments are not given out until online registration is completed. Your player(s) evaluation schedule and group assignment will be posted on the last page of registration after completing checkout. Additionally, links to the evaluation schedules are available for your convenience on the email receipt you receive after completing registration.
Please have your player attend as many of the evaluation sessions as possible. It is important that we get an accurate read on your players' skill level in order to properly place them and draft teams.
Players are not allowed to switch evaluation groups. They are only to attend sessions for the group they are assigned to.
Here are a few important dates for the first part of the season:
Again, we suggest you take a few minutes to review the information on the JSHL homepage. To register for the upcoming season, please click on the button link below.
*Please note that if you try to register between 11pm-1am, you may get an error message from our system. USA Hockey does nightly maintenance on their servers which can cause error messages when you register with our system. If you get this message, please try registering during the day or earlier in the evening.
The Jr. Sharks continue to advance players to the next level and this spring and summer was no different. Players from our Tier program advanced to junior and college hockey this summer. Here is a complete list of players and where they will be going:
Morgan Kelly (18AAA)- Morgan was invited to Wilkes-Barre Scanton Knights Training Camp in August with hopes of cracking their roster. The Knights are in the NAHL. Morgan has played 5 years of AAA hockey.
Will Donald (18AAA)- Will was drafted by the Springfield Jr. Blues (NAHL) and made their team out of their summer tryout camp. Will has played AAA the past 3 seasons in San Jose after moving here from Washington.
Guillame Bose (18AAA)- Guillame signed a contract with the Northern Cyclones of the NCDC. The NCDC is a new Tier 1 league on the east coast. Guillame has played AAA the past 2 seasons.
Shawn Horner (18AAA)- Shawn signed a contract with the New Hampshire Avalanche of the EHL. The Avalance's Head Coach was previously in Hartford and has sent multiple Jr. Sharks to NCAA Hockey. Shawn has played AAA the past 6 seasons.
Sage Zonner (18AAA)- Sage was accepted to and will be attend Xavier University where he will play club hockey. Sage has played AAA the past 2 seasons.
Matthew Durst (18AAA)- Matthew will be attending Middlebury College on a track scholarship. Matthew spent the last 6 years playing AAA.
Weston Goodman (18AAA)- Weston has offers from multiple Tier 3 teams and hopes to pick a team in the coming weeks. Wes played his first year of AAA this past season after moving to NorCal from So Cal.
Cameron Ward (18AAA)- Cameron will be attending Arizona State University where he hopes to play Club hockey with his brother Aidan. Cameron spent the last 5 years playing AAA.
Jeff Payne (18AAA)- Jeff will be attending Grand Canyon University in the Fall and playing ACHA Hockey. Jeff spent the last 2 seasons playing AAA.
Mark Gaynor (18AAA)- Mark will be attending the University of Colorado Boulder and playing ACHA Club hockey. Mark spent the last 5 years playing AAA hockey.
Salomon Aaberg (18AAA/18AA)- Salomon signed with the Binghamton Jr. Senators in the NA3HL. Salomon came to the Jr. Sharks from Sweden last season and played 1 year of a mixed 18AA and 18AAA schedule.
Congratulations to all the players advancing and best of luck at the next level!
The Jr. Sharks are proud to announce that Evelyne Blais-Savoie and Elizabeth Burke have both been selected to attend the 2017 USA Hockey Girls U15 National Development Camp. Blais-Savoie and Burke, both 2002 birth year, will be playing for the Jr. Sharks Girls 19U team for the 2017-18 season.
To be selected to the National Development Camp, players have to advance through the CAHA Select Camp, then the USA Hockey Multi-District Development Camp in Colorado Springs, CO. The Multi-District Camp is comprised of players from the Pacific, Rocky Mountain and Northern Plains Districts.
The 2017 Girls U15 National Development Camp will be held in St. Cloud, Minnesota and is comprised of the top ’02 birth year players from across the country. The camp is a week-long program that provides both on and off ice training including strength and conditioning, nutrition, classroom, etc.
Congratulations to Evelyne and Elizabeth on their great accomplishment. We are extremely excited to have them represent California and the Jr. Sharks program at the national level.