The NPHL is a USA hockey sanctioned opportunity for HS and bantam aged players to get in additional game experience through preseason games before the start of the HS federation and Youth hockey season. It is open to all players and designed for those who want to play more and get ready for the season but aren’t yet of the caliber for, or don’t want, the travel, expense and/ or time commitment of Our Tier 1/ Tier 2 USA hockey preseason programs.
The NPHL consists of 4 bantam 5 HS weekends of games played at different sites around the state beginning after Labor Day weekend. Occasionally out of state guest teams will come in to compete for a weekend. There are no practices. Coaching , officiating, ice and game management is provided. The NPHL is effective at helping to get players game conditioned, confident for tryouts and ready for when our HS season begins. In addition it helps to raise the level of play in our state.
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