HNB Female Under 18 Team Heading to Red Deer for 2019 Canada Winter Games

For Immediate Release
February 22, 2019

Moncton, NB – The Hockey New Brunswick Female U18 Team will begin its quest for a gold medal at the 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer, AB on February 23rd. The team will be practicing in Moncton prior to flying to Red Deer on February 21st & 22nd.  The team will be competing at the games from February 23rd – March 2nd.

Team New Brunswick will start its round robin portion of the tournament on Saturday February 24th  when they take on Quebec, followed by Saskatchewan on the 25th, and Manitoba on the 26th.

The coaching staff have also announced the Captains for the team prior to flying to Red Deer:

Captain – Catherine Foulem

Assistant Captains – Olivia Eustace, Arriane Roy, & Tiah Scichilone

Female Under 18 Team Announcement Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kB36Yd_GUEg

Female Under 18 Roster

For a complete Canada Games Schedule please visit the following site:

https://www.canadagames.ca/2019/

For more information on Team NB please contact:

Mike Gillingham
Technical Director
Hockey New Brunswick
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Female Under 13 Development Camp Now Available for Registration!

For Immediate Release
February 19, 2019

Hockey NB is excited to announce the third annual Female Under 13 Program.

The U13 program will run as an introduction to the High Performance Program and is open to any 2007, and 2008 born female player currently rostered on an HNB approved team. The camp will be take place in Fredericton at Willie O’Ree Place on May 11th and 12th, 2019.

The camp will consist of 5 Ice sessions. There will be two Skills practices, one small area games practice, one inter-squad game, and an on ice Skills Combine. The Skills Combine will evaluate players speed, agility, and overall skating ability. Players will be provided with their times and rankings no later than 2 weeks after the camp.

The Female U13 Development Camp will also include off-ice presentations on fitness, nutrition, as well as what to expect in the Female U16 High Performance Program.

The goal of this camp is to offer female players an elite experience as well as give them an introduction to the High Performance Program. They will receive a Hockey NB jersey and HNB hat, and will be instructed on-ice by our High Performance Coaches. The Under 13 program is a great development opportunity for young female players and promises to be a positive hockey experience for all participants.

To Register a Goalie for the Female Under 13 Program – CLICK HERE

To Register a Defense for the Female Under 13 Program – CLICK HERE

To Register a Forward for the Female Under 13 Program – CLICK HERE

Price for the camp - $205

Camp schedule

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:

Mike Gillingham
Technical Director
Hockey New Brunswick
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506.453.0864

Male Under 13 Spring Camp Now Available for Registration!

For Immediate Release
February 19, 2019

Hockey NB is excited to announce that registration is now open for the Male Under 13 Program. This program will run as an introduction to the High Performance Program and is open to any male player currently rostered on a Peewee AAA team in New Brunswick. (2007 born)

The camp will consist of 4 Ice sessions. There will be one Skills practice, one position specific practice, one inter-squad game, and Hockey New Brunswick Staff will be there to put the players through an on-ice skills combine. There will also be off-ice presentations on fitness, nutrition, as well as what to expect in the Male U14 High Performance Program. The camp will take place in Fredericton, NB (Willie O’Ree) on May 10th & 11th.

The goal is to offer the players a High Performance experience as well as give them and introduction to the High Performance Program. They will receive a Hockey NB jersey and will be instructed on-ice by our High Performance Coaches. The Under 13 program will be a development opportunity for the players with no evaluations and will be a spring camp only which promises to be a great experience for the players.

Deadline to register in April 19, 2019.

Cost for the Camp - $205

Camp schedule

To Register for the Male Under 13 Program – CLICK HERE

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:

Mike Gillingham
Technical Director
Hockey New Brunswick
506-453-0864
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Male Under 16 Team Heading to Red Deer for 2019 Canada Winter Games

For Immediate Release
February 14, 2019

Hockey New Brunswick Male Under 16 Team Heading to Red Deer for 2019 Canada Winter Games.

Moncton, NB – The Hockey New Brunswick Male U16 Team will begin its quest for a gold medal at the 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer, AB on February 16th. The team will be practicing in Moncton prior to flying to Red Deer on February 14th. The team will be competing at the games from February 16th – 22nd.

Team New Brunswick will start its round robin portion of the tournament on Saturday February 16th when they take on Quebec, followed by Ontario on the 17th, and Nova Scotia on the 18th.

The coaching staff have also announced the Captains for the team prior to flying to Red Deer:

Captain – David Doucet

Assistants – Drew Elliott, Cole Fraser, and Peter Reynolds.

Male Under 16 Team Announcement Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MX2zCGcSm-w

For a complete Canada Games Schedule please visit the following site:

https://www.canadagames.ca/2019/

For more information on Team NB please contact:

Mike Gillingham
Technical Director
Hockey New Brunswick
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Manuel Leger (Shediac/ Cap-Pele Minor Hockey Association) chosen as Hockey New Brunswick Coach of the Month for February.

Hockey New Brunswick is happy to announce that Manuel Leger of the Shediac/ Cap-Pele Novice 2 Panthers has been selected as the Coach of the Month for February.

“Manuel has been a coach for Shediac/ Cap Pele minor hockey association for several years. During that time, he has proven himself to be a generous and giving leader who properly trains his athletes and encourages them to do their best”.

“As a Head Coach and Safety Person, he teaches discipline, hard work and dedication to his team and it is reflected not only in their performance on the ice, but in the classroom and with their attitudes as well.”

One parent stated, “the way Manuel talks to his athletes is both motivating and inspiring. Manuel is always taking in consideration the well being of the players he coaches. Manuel has coached my son before, and it is without hesitation that I would highly recommend Manuel for the HNB Coach of the Month”.

Manuel will receive a Bauer coaching bag, a year subscription to the Hockey Canada Network App and HNB Apparel.

To nominate someone in your community for Coach of the Month, please click here.

HNB HIGH PERFORMANCE PROGRAM STAFF'S ANNOUNCED

For Immediate Release
February 11, 2019

HNB HIGH PERFORMANCE PROGRAM STAFF'S ANNOUNCED

Hockey New Brunswick is pleased to announce the coaching staff's for this year's High Performance Program

The Male Under 14, Male Under-15, Female Under-16 and Female Under 18 teams will compete against the provincial teams from Nova Scotia, PEI & Newfoundland and Labrador at the Atlantic Challenge Cup, held Oct 11th-14th, 2019 in Moncton, NB.  The Male Under-16 team will face off against NS, PEI, NL and two teams from Quebec at the QMJHL Challenge in April 2020.

Male Under 14:

Head Coach – Brad Tesink
Assistant Coach – Matt Bursey
Assistant Coach – Mathieu Martin
Assistant Coach – Ryan Salvis
Goalie Coach – Andrew Mergl
Trainer – Alex Harding
Therapist – Ghislain LeBlanc
Director of Operations – Norbert Laforge

Male Under 15:

Head Coach – Charlie LeBlanc
Assistant Coach – Shaun Parker
Assistant Coach – Raphael-Pier Richer
Therapist – Jessica Sears
Goalie Coach – Eric Pye
Director of Operations – Norbert Laforge

Male Under 16:

Head Coach – Doug Doull
Assistant Coach – Eric Neilson
Assistant Coach – P.A. Parenteau
Trainer – Michael Burrell
Therapist – Carole Poirier
Goalie Coach – Kyle MacDonald
Director of Operations – Norbert Laforge

Female Under 16:

Head Coach – Eric Bissonnette
Assistant Coach – Lauren Hill
Assistant Coach – David O’Leary
Therapist – Sara Miller
Goalie Coach – Katie Northrup
Director of Operations – Nancy Haslett

Female Under 18:

Head Coach – Genevieve David
Assistant Coach – Cassidy Hilworth
Assistant Coach – Sarah MacDonnell
Therapist – Maxime Landry-Lurette
Goalie Coach – Kirk Gormley
Director of Operations – Nancy Haslett

For further information, please contact:

Mike Gillingham
Technical Director
Hockey New Brunswick
506–453-0864
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