Hockey Announcements

Hockey Edmonton Elite Boundaries

Hockey Edmonton Elite Boundaries
Club Draw Zones Revised | Effective 2020-21

On March 19, 2020, the Hockey Edmonton Board approved new draw areas for all elite clubs in which CAC, KC, MLAC and SSAC are now revised to numerical parity at approximately the same player draw per club throughout Edmonton. 

Elite Boundaries Report

For SSAC resident players that now reside in a new boundary, there is a one-time grandfather option to declare to remain at SSAC for those eligible.

Grandfather Eligibility & Boundary Map

U18 AAA Team Formation & Tryouts

Tryouts for the 3 male U18 AAA teams will be club based – at CAC, MLAC and SSAC who are the three clubs operating the Hockey Edmonton U18 AAA teams in 2020-21.

All 2020-21 eligible KC U18 AAA players will tryout with the MLAC U18 AAA team.

Hockey Edmonton U18 AAA Bulletin – April 16, 2020

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Elite Boundaries

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.

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SSAC Alumnus Stuart Skinner Working His Way Up Ladder

The Edmonton Oilers drafted Lethbridge Hurricanes goalie Stuart Skinner, who played for SSAC in 2011-14, in the third round, #78th overall in the NHL draft on June 23, 2017.  The road to the NHL for a goalie is hardly hearts and flowers. OK, for Carter Hart it has been. The 21-year-old Sherwood Park goaltender was […]

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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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