SSAC Season Calendar
2021-22 Season — U13 | U15 | U16 | U18 Elite Teams

Restrictions Exemption Program
City of Edmonton Facilities Policy

Alberta Vaccine Record
AHS Vaccine Card | Download

U18 AAA October Calendar

U18 AA October Calendar

U16 AAA October Calendar

U16 AA October Calendar

U15 AAA October Calendar

U15 AA October Calendar

U13 AA October Calendar

Minor Hockey Return-to-Hockey Updates
Hockey Alberta Info Bulletin | Return to Play
(Updated September 9)
Alberta COVID-19 Public Health Actions
(Updated September 4)

Hockey Announcements

SSAC 2021-2022 Tryout Registration

Registration for the SSAC U13, U15, U16, U18 tryouts is open as of June 14, 2021.

All players who reside within the Hockey Edmonton boundaries for South Side Athletic Club are eligible to registrar for SSAC tryouts. Refer to Communities List and Map for residency.

Please review the Registration page for more information.

Tryout fees for the 2021-2022 season are:

U13 | Peewee
June 14 – August 10

(special early bird rate)
August 11 onwards

U15 | Bantam • U16 | U18 Midget
June 14 – August 10

(special early bird rate)
August 11 onwards

In the event tryouts are cancelled, a full refund will be provided. Players who withdraw from tryouts prior to the first ice time are refunded the tryout fee less a $40 administration fee. After the first ice time, there is no refund of the tryout fees. Note: U18 players at Junior camps are exempt from any late fee.

U13 open tryouts September 5 - 11.

U15 open tryouts August 29 - September 3.

U16 | U18 open tryouts September 6 - 10.

*** Tentative Dates | Subject-to-Change ***

All registered players in U13, U15, U16, and U18 will be contacted via email the week prior to the start date with first ice time.

Any questions, please contact the Registrar


Hockey Announcements

Hockey Announcements

Hockey Alberta Information Bulletin

Hockey Alberta, in conjunction with its sanctioned leagues, has suspended and cancelled official league play for the remainder of the 2020-21 season. Minor hockey programs are permitted to continue as per AHS requirements.

Alberta Public Health Measures – The Path Forward: Hospitalization Benchmark Steps

Minor sports was previously in Alberta Health Services Step 1 stage which permits groups of 10 on indoor ice from February to April.

Effective, April 30, all youth and adult indoor sport, performance and recreation activities are prohibited.

Return to Hockey | Updates

Player Scholarships

Edmonton Invitational U15 AA Scholarships

The Edmonton Invitational Tournament of Champions this year is providing each athletic club with one $1,000.00 scholarship to be awarded to a U15 AA player.

U18 AAA AEHL Scholarships

The purpose of the AEHL Scholarship Program is to provide players who currently are participating or have recently participated in the Alberta Elite Hockey League (AEHL) who are of good character, have demonstrated hockey ability, and who qualify academically, with financial assistance to further their education at a recognized Post Secondary education institution. Scholarship contact for submission: Bobby Olynyk

SSAC U18 AAA/AA Graduating Player Scholarships

Two graduating players from the club’s U18 AAA/AA teams will be awarded post secondary scholarships.

SSAC Alumni Post Secondary Scholarships

The South Side Athletic Club Alumni assists student athletes as they pursue their education while participating in sport. A number of $1,000.00 SSAC Alumni Scholarships are awarded to student athletes annually who live on the south side and are graduating from an Edmonton High School this academic year.

For more information, contact


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Junior Tryout Form

Letters of Permission from Junior teams require the approval signature of the Hockey Edmonton Registrar, Glenn Sommerville. Scan the completed, signed Junior form, then email to: Glenn Sommerville. Or fax form to Hockey Edmonton office: 780-440-6475. The signed copy will be forwarded to the return email address provided on the form within a day or […]

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