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Second Tuesday of the Month at Mentor Ice Arena

Tues. 7-14-15 (7-8 pm)

Tues. 8-11-15 (7-8 pm)

Tues. 9-8-15 (7-8 pm)

Tues. 10-13-15 (7-8 pm)

Tues. 11-10-15 (7-8 pm)

Tues. 12-8-15 (7-8 pm)

Tues. 1-12-16 (7-8 pm)

Tues. 2-9-16 (7-8 pm)
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Mentor Youth Hockey plays in the Cleveland Suburban Hockey League. We are in the Mid-American district (Mid-Am) of USA Hockey

Scott Hamiltons's Sk8 to Elimin8 Cancer at Mentor Ice Arena
The Scott Hamilton CARES Foundation is joining forces with the Mentor Ice Arena and teaming up with you to Sk8 to Elimin8 Cancer. This unique fundraising event allows everyone to join in on the fun, whether you skate or not.  All that is needed is a willingness of community members to attend and support cancer survivors and help raise money from friends and families. 

This site is created specifically for the Mentor Ice Arena's Sk8 to Elimin8 Event on September 12th, 2015. Click the link below to register and to start fundraising on behalf of the Scott Hamilton CARES Foundation. Hundreds of individual fundraisers just like you around the country are asking their friends, families and coworkers to pledge their support for this event, which will raise money for cancer research, education and survivorship programs.

Mentor Ice Arena will be hosting a Sk8 to Elimin8 Cancer Event on September 12th, 2015 from 4-8pm. Admission at the door is $6 for all participating. Activities will include, 50/50 raffle, Chinese Auction Baskets, and Exhibitions from local figure skaters!

Stick & Puck 
Mentor Ice Arena

Friday's (June 5 - August 7, 2015)
4:30 - 5:30 pm
$10 per Player

2015-16 Jersey & Sock Fittings and Ordering

Squirt, Peewee, & Bantam Mentor Youth Hockey Travel Players:

Has your player outgrown their jersey? Is your player moving up to Squirts from ADM? Is your player new this year to the Mentor Youth Hockey Program? Do you need to replace your existing jerseys for any other reason? (Mite ADM Players – your jerseys will be ordered after try-outs in early September – more information to come!)

Click HERE for Jersey Ordering Guidleines

Click HERE for Jersey & Sock Order Form

Jersey Fittings & Ordering (All fittings & ordering is at CLE Hockey Co in The Mentor Ice Arena)

  • Monday June 15    *(5:00 – 7:30 pm)
  • Wednesday June 17    *(5:00 – 7:30 pm)
  • Thursday June 18    *(5:00 – 7:30 pm)
  • Monday June 22    *(5:00 – 7:30 pm)
  • Wednesday June 24    *(5:00 – 7:30 pm)
  • Thursday June 25    *(5:00 – 7:30 pm)
  • Monday June 29    *(5:00 – 7:30 pm)
You can also go up to CLE Hockey Co anytime during their summer hours Mon.-Fri. 5pm-9pm or Sat. 2pm-6pm to get fitted and place your order. Call CLE Hockey at 440-255-3955 if you want to verify it's a good time to come up. Full Payment is required at time of fitting.
Ohio Hockey Academy Summer Clinics in Mentor!

Ohio Hockey Academy will be having summer clinics in Mentor. OHA's skills clinics are an opportunity for athletes to develop their hockey skills with professional coaching dedicated to taking your player to their maximum potential.

For those of you that aren't familiar with OHA it is owned and operated by Mike Wilson. Mike was a first round draft pick of the Vancouver Canucks. He played 8 years in the NHL and 11 years pro. Mike has a wealth of experience coaching and teaching young athletes and does a great job!

Power Skating Clinics at Mentor
These clinics are open to all players 8-15 years old.

Dates & Times: 
Wednesdays June 17th - August 12th from 6:30 - 7:30 pm

Cost $25 per session

Please click HERE to reserve your spot.
More information also available on the OHA Website

Checking Clinics in Mentor
These clinics are open to all second year Peewees and Bantams.

Dates & Times:
Wednesdays June 17th - August 12th from 7:45 - 8:45 pm

Cost $25 per session

Please click HERE to reserve your spot.
More information also available on the OHA Website

RAMM Hockey Summer Skating & Skills at Mentor Ice Arena!

Brian Ramm and former NHL player Mike Rupp will be running a Thursday night camp at the Mentor Ice Arena.

Register for camp at

Questions email

Click HERE to print camp flyer

Okicki Hockey Training Center
Coming soon.....Okicki Hockey Training Center opening Monday June 8, 2015

Effective June 8th, the former facility of Ohio Hockey Academy will become the Okicki Hockey Training Center.

Some of Tim Okicki's Background:

  • 3 years of Junior hockey culminating with an Eastern Canadian Junior “A” Championship with the Pembroke Lumberkings in 2007
  • Graduate from the Ohio State University in 2011 with a degree in exercise science
  • Professional ice hockey trainer, 2011-present
  • Coach of several youth AAA hockey teams and high school teams, 2011-present

To schedule an introductory session, send Tim Okicki a direct email at

You may also call Okicki Hockey Training Center scheduling hotline 216-714-5162.

The Okicki Hockey Training Center website will be complete by the end of June and will support online scheduling. More details coming soon!

Elite Summer Hockey Camp for Mites & Squirts
Join Coach Caleb Wyse and other area High School hockey coaches for an exciting camp that focuses on improving skills for Mite & Squirt age kids. Click HERE to view/print the flyer.

Elite Summer Hockey Camp for Peewees & Bantams
Join Coach Caleb Wyse and other area High School hockey coaches for an exciting camp that focuses on improving skills for Peewee & Bantam age kids. Click HERE to view/print the flyer

Summer Day Time Skills 
Mentor Youth Hockey Coach Rob Drago will be having summer skills sessions at the Mentor Ice Arena on Tuesdays & Thursdays click HERE to view/print the flyer with all the details.

Cougar Hockey Golf Outing
Come out to have some fun & support Lake Catholic Hockey!

Click HERE to view/print the flyer & registration form.

  • Saturday June 20, 2015
  • Little Mountain Country Club
  • 12:30 pm Registration & Lunch
  • 1:30 pm Modified Shotgun Start
  • $100 per Golfer / $400 per Foursome 

Georgi Feduolov Mite & Squirt 10 Week Summer Camp
Georgi will be offering a Mite and 1st year Squirt 10 week summer camp on Saturday mornings at Gilmour. Click on link below for camp flyer & registration and to view all the details.

Please click HERE for camp flyer & registration.

  • Camp on Saturdays beginning June 13, 2015
  • 1.25 hours of ice each Saturday 10:00 – 11:15 am at Gilmour
  • 45 minutes of Dry-Land training each Saturday 11:45 – 12:30 pm
  • Runs 10 Saturdays ending Saturday August 22, 2015 (No July 4th class)
  • Maximum 20 players in class
  • Cost $325

Cougar Hockey Camp July 20-24, 2015
Ryan Okicki and the Lake Catholic Cougars coaching staff are proud to announce their third annual youth hockey camp at Mentor Civic Center. This full day canp will focus on Power Skating, Skill Development, and Game Situations.

Click HERE to print camp flyer

Click HERE to register online for camp

Ohio Hockey Project
Russ Sinkewich AHL Defenseman and Ohio Hockey Project Founder & Head Coach has several Summer Camps and Developmental Leagues this summer. Some of you may have had the opportunity to meet Russ at our 2015 Ice of March tournament where he was on hand giving out information and talking to parents regarding his summer programs.

Click HERE to print Ohio Hockey Project flyer

Click HERE to visit the Ohio Hockey Project website

Congratulations Squirt 3 on winning the CSHL Championships!!!!

Congratulations to the Mentor Youth Hockey Squirt 2, Squirt 3, Peewee '03, & Bantam 1 teams for making the CSHL Playoffs!!

Come out and support our teams! Wear your Mentor swag and cheer them on!!

Click HERE for a printable 2015 CSHL first round playoff schedule for the Mentor Teams.

Spring Hockey in Mentor 2015
Please click HERE for Mentor 2015 Spring Hockey Flyer & Registration. 

There are Spring Hockey Clinics for:
  • High Perfomance Training
  • Stick Handling
  • Shooting
  • Checking
  • Learn to Play for new players
There will also be Mentor Spring Hockey Tournament Teams forming for:
  • Squirts
  • Peewees
  • Bantams
  • Midget/HS
Click on the Mentor Spring Hockey Flyer & Registration for all the details
Mentor High School Hockey Varsity Home Opener!
Come out to the Mentor Ice Arena on Sunday December 7 at 3:45 pm to cheer on Mentor High School Hockey Team for their home opener against Hudson.

It's Youth Hockey night so have your player wear their Mentor Hockey Jersey! 
  • Sun. 12/7 starting at 3:45 pm
  • Youth Hockey Night
  • Player Introductions

Mentor High School 2014-15 Hockey Schedules!
Come cheer on the Mentor Cardinals High School Hockey Team!! Home games are at the Mentor Ice Arena.

Click HERE for a printable Varsity Schedule to post on your fridge

Click HERE for a printable JV Schedule to post on your fridge

Lake Catholic High School 2014-15 Hockey Schedule!
Come cheer on the Lake Catholic Cougars High School Hockey Team!! Home games are at the Mentor Ice Arena.

Click HERE for a printable Varsity schedule to post on your fridge.

Click HERE for a printable JV schedule to post on your fridge.


Mentor Youth Hockey Golf Outing 2015!

The Mentor Youth Hockey Golf Outing will rise again on Friday June 12, 2015 at Black Brook Golf Course.

Hockey Director Caleb Wyse will be forming a Golf Outing Comittee. Please contact Caleb if you're interested in being a comittee member.

NDCL 2014-15 Hockey Schedule
Come cheer on the NDCL Lions High School Hockey Team!! Home games are at the Mentor Ice Arena.
Click HERE for a printable Varsity Schedule to post on your fridge

Mentor Youth Hockey Monsters Night at the Q
Mark your Calendars: Friday December 5th at 7:30 pm Deadline Sat. 11/15 to purchase tickets w/special pricing directly at the Mentor Ice Arena.  

Click HERE to print flyer with all the information 

Congratualtions to Mentor Squirt 3
Terrific Performance in the 2014 Euclid Halloween Tournament!
Congratulations to Mentor Peewee '03!
Great Performance in the October 2014 Rock n' Roll Cup!

Zumba Dance Party!
Need a fun night out? Try this fabulous Zumba Dance Party close to home! If you have never been to a Zumbathon, you need to try one! Come Dance, Sweat and Party while contributing to some great local organizations. All proceeds donated go to Lake County 4H and Mentor Squirt 2 Hockey. Also, try Zumba with Cassie Tomba McConville who will be teaching at the Perry Recreation Center starting in November. Nobody teaches Zumba like Cassie!! Gather your friends, mark calendars and let me know how many tickets you need!"

Click HERE for printable flyer

The Mentor Civic Arena is hosting the ACHA DII College Showcase October 10 - 12, 2014.

Come on up to watch the fast paced fun! Click HERE for printable flyer. Click HERE for printable schedule

Enter to Win a NiceRink Rink in a Box

Mentor Youth Hockey "Bling" Sweatshirts
Back by popular demand....second round of bling sweathshirts for the ladies in your life!! This will be your last opportunity to get one of these popular hoodies to keep your warm at the rink and support your Mentor Youth Hockey Teams!

Get your order in by or before Monday October 20th. Click link for oder form HERE

Mentor Hockey Moms, Sisters, Grandmothers, & Friends, this is your chance to order a Mentor Youth Hockey Sweatshirt just for ladies, to show your pride and support. 

This Sweatshirt features glitter lettering, a rhinestone cardinal and a puck outlined with rhinestones. You can add your player’s first name or last name (in glitter letters) to the back for only $3.00 additional dollars.

•  Ladies Crew Neck - $27  ($30 w/ name)
•  Unisex Hoodie -  $32  ($35 w/ name)

Please complete the attached order form and return with payment to:
Michelle Toth
7495 Jasani Court
Mentor, Ohio 44060

Orders need to be received by Monday October 20, 2014.

Click HERE for order form

Get some stylish nail wraps & support our Mentor PW '02 Team!!

The Cleveland Hockey Company Pro Shop Grand Opening! 

The Mentor Ice Arena is proud to announce the opening of the Cleveland Hockey Company Pro Shop on Tuesday September 2nd.

Hours of Operation will be:
2pm - 9pm M-F
9am - 4 pm Sat. 
9am - 2pm Sun. 

The Shop Will Carry.....Sticks, Skates, Tape, Laces, Mouth Guards, Protective Equipment, Gloves, and Helmets.

Services Will Include: Skate Sharpening, Skate Rivet & Repair, Skate Baking, and Skate/Equipment Measurement & Sizing.
Hockey Mom's Night Out
Hang out with other hockey mom's.....Eat, Drink, and Shop for Jewelry!

Origami Owl Living Lockets make very special and unique gifts for you and all the special ladies and girls in your life! Plus the chance to win the Ultimate Hockey Mom’s Door Prize!

Click HERE for all the details

Darya Klammer’s Office
The Historic Mentor Center Street School
7482 Center Street, Unit 6
Friday September 5, 2014
6:30pm – 8:30 pm
Darya’s cell 440/487-8583

Cleveland Suburban Hockey 2014 - 15 League Calendar
Please click HERE for the CSHL 2014-15 League Calendar

Some key CSHL Hockey calendar dates:

•  Sat, Sept 13, 2014 – CSHL Preseason Scheduling Meeting (Coaches/Managers)

•  Thurs, Sept 18 thru Sun, Oct 19, 2014 – CSHL Preseason Play

•  Sat, Oct 25, 2014 – CSHL Regular Season Scheduling Meeting (Coaches/Managers)

•  Thurs, Oct 30, 2014 thru Thurs Feb 12, 2015 – CSHL Regular Season Play

•  Sat, Feb 21, 2015 thru Sun Feb 22, 2015 – CSHL First Playoff Weekend

•  Sun, Mar 1, 2015 – CSHL Championship Games (OBM Arena, Strongsville)

Check out all the details on the CSHL website:

Team Ice Times for Mentor Youth Travel Hockey
Team ice times for travel hockey begin the week of 9/2/14. These are the general team schedules. “General” meaning - these will be the normal practice days throughout the season but there will be some exceptions. Generally the common deviations are during Special Events at the Rink, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, MLK weekend, & Presidents Day weekend.

Some teams have purchased extra ice and have already began practices on a limited basis. Coaches & Team Managers will make some adjustments throughout the season based on their teams commitments.

Detailed schedules will be distributed by Teams Managers and/or loaded on team calendars. Make sure you check out your Teams Page as new information will be added on a regular basis. 

Click HERE to view/print the 2014-15 Ice Times for Travel Hockey Teams document.

Mentor 1st Annual Fall Mini-Stick Showdown!!!
Sign up for the 1st annual Mini-Stick Showdown at the Mentor Ice Arena. Open to all players from Mites, Squirts, and Peewee. Sign up for the division you are currently playing in this season.
  • Teams will have 3 players each (2 Players, 1 Goalie).
  • The cost is $25 per player
  • Parent must accompany team to tournament!
Registration Deadline: August 25th at 5pm

Click HERE for Mini-Stick Flyer

Click HERE for Mini-Stick Registration
Mentor Travel ADM Mite Hockey

  • Team Selection Skates will be September 6 & 7th (Times to be Announced in August)
  • Age 8 & Under (2006 – 2009) as of 12/31/14
  • Register with City of Mentor by July 31st (USA Hockey registration paper must be included w/City Registration)
  • Register with USA Hockey (Online registration – see instruction document below)
  • 1/2 Ice Program
  • Program plays in the Cleveland Suburban Hockey League (CSHL)

Please Click HERE for Flyer with all the details and Registration Document  

Please Click HERE for Instructions to Register online with USA Hockey  

Mentor Hockey Custom Player Equipment Bags

Click HERE for hockey bag order form
  • Custom Made with Mentor Youth Hockey Logo
  • Made in USA
  • Heavy Weight 18oz Canvas
  • Powerhouse Industrial Zippers – Largest on the Market
  • Get your Players Name & Number on Bag
  • 36” x 16” x 16”
  • 4 Year Warranty
  • Price $76.00
  • Place your order today! Order deadline is Thursday July 31, 2014
Stick & Puck Summer 2014

Get your pals together and meet up at the Mentor Ice Arena on Friday nights for stick and puck. Work on your skills! Passing, Shooting, Skating, etc.

• Friday's 6:15 - 7:15 pm (* Except Fri. 7/18 stick & puck will be 5:45 - 6:45 pm)
• Cost $10 / per player
• Ages 5-14

June 6 - August 14, 2014 (No July 4th)

Jersey Fittings & Ordering Information

Squirt, Peewee, & Bantam Mentor Youth Hockey Travel Players

Has your player outgrown their jersey or is your player moving up from Mites to Squirts? Is your player new this year to the Mentor Youth Hockey Program? Do you need to replace your existing jerseys for any other reason? (Mite ADM Players – your jerseys will be ordered after try-outs in early September – more information to come).
  • Click HERE for printable Jersey Fitting & Ordering Guide
  • Click HERE for Jersey & Sock Order Form
Jersey Fitting Dates & Times (all fittings at Mentor Ice Arena)
  • Thursday, June 19th (5:30 – 8:00 pm)  
  • Saturday, June 21st (9:00 – 10:00 am)
  • Tuesday, June 24th (6:30 - 8:30 pm)
  • Wednesday, June 25th (7:00 – 8:00 pm)
  • Thursday, June 26th (6:00 - 8:00 pm)
  • Friday, June 27th (6:00 – 7:00 pm)
  • Saturday, June 28th (3:30 – 4:30 pm)

Meet & Greet Raffle Winners!!
Congratulations to the following people for winning raffle items at the Meet & Greet:
  • Andi Bumbarger - Gladiators Ticket Package
  • Heather Mangelo - Signed Bernie Kosar Football and Gladiators Tickets
  • Sheila Wright - Sean Bass Photography Package
  • Warren Lindner - Ohio Hockey Academy Package

Florjancic's 2014 Summer Hockey Camp

Beginning June 10, 2014, Mentor Squirt Head Coach Dan Florjancic along with Riverside Coach Eddie Bolden, Mentor Coach Jeff Floyd, and members of the Mentor youth hockey coaching staff will be conducting their eleventh season of SUMMER HOCKEY sessions at the Mentor Civic Ice Arena for kids ages 6-14. Off-ice and on-ice skating sessions will be held on Tuesdays & Thursdays as noted on flyer. The camp will last for a ten-week period.

The objective of these summer camp sessions is to keep your skater on the ice and in shape through the off-season and to improve individual skills such as skating, puck control, body positioning, passing, and shooting.

Click HERE for detailed flyer and registration.

ADM Mite Summer Hockey
Attention all ADM Mite players! This summer the Mentor Ice Arena is offering a
clinic for all Tot, Instructional, Rec, and Travel players to keep up on their skills, as
well as learning new ones. The goal for this clinic is to provide pre-season
opportunities in skating instruction, power skating, skill improvement, and fun
time at the end of each session. Instructor will be Eric Cantini and Mentor
Coaching Staff.

Registration Due: June 1, 2014

Click HERE for flyer & registration

Day: Thursdays Ages 5-8
Time: 7:00 - 8:00pm
Fee: $110 Residents $130 Non Resident
Dates: June 5, 12, 19, 26, July 10, 17, 24, 31, August 7, 14
Age: 5 - 8 (as of 12/31/14)
Cardinal Floor Hockey League!
What is it? The games are played in shoes, on half of the rink (no ice). It is a great way to stay active in summer and grow the hockey community in the Mentor/Lake County Area.

Click HERE to view flyer & registration

• Games are half ice, 4 vs. 4 with a goalie (equipment provided)
• Possible adult league Sunday nights. (if there is interest)
• Rental equipment is available.
• Starts June 2nd, Playoffs start the week of June 30th.
• 4 weeks of league games, 1 week of playoffs.
• 4 divisions; 8-U, 11-U, 14-U, and 18-U

o 18-U and 8-U play Tuesday and Wednesday
o 14-U and 11-U play Monday and Thursday

You can register as a team of 6-10 skaters or sign up as a free agent. (See flyer for all the details)

Cost per player 
18-U = $25 
14-U = $25
11-U = $20
8-U = $20

NDCL Summer Camp

Conducted by the NDCL Varsity Hockey staff, the summer camp will provide players with an opportunity to stay on the ice during the summer while developing fundamentals. Instruction will include individual skills as well as team concepts. Our goal is for players to hone skills necessary to compete while having fun. Sessions start Thursday, June 12 and run weekly (Thursdays) through July 31. Participants will receive a camp jersey.

  • Grades 5 to 8
  • Thursdays (June 12 - July 31)
  • 8:15 - 9:15 p.m.
  • Mentor Ice Arena

What to bring: Hockey equipment as required by USA Hockey.

Water will be provided.

Cost: $80 per participant for all 8 sessions

Click HERE for registration 

Summer Elite Camp
Attention Hockey Players! Get off the couch and play some Hockey! Join Caleb Wyse
and other area High School coaches for an exciting camp that focuses on improving
individual core skills through repetition & corrective instruction. The best hockey
players at any level are the players who have been repetitively trained for long term
development. Full equipment is required!

What skills are covered?
Balance, Edgework, & Stride Extension, Overspeed, Acceleration, & Resistance Training
Battle Drills: Small Area Games & Creativity, Puck handling, Shooting, and more!

HERE for flyer & registration.

Squirts 8-10 yrs old
Day: Wednesdays Barcode: 30920
Time: 5:45 - 6:45pm
Fee: $110 Residents; $130 Non Resident
Dates: June 4, 11, 18, 25, July 9, 16,23, 30, August 6, 13

Peewee 11-12 & Bantam13 +
Day: Thursdays Peewee Barcode: 30925; Bantam Barcode: 30924
Time: 5:45 - 6:45pm
Fee: $110 Residents; $130 Non Resident
Dates: June 5, 12, 19, 26, July 10, 17, 24, 31, August 7, 14
2014 - 15 Bantam 1 Team Selections
Good luck to all our teams and players! We are looking forward to a terrific season!!

Bantam 1
Toth, A
Toth, M
Caleb Wyse & Jeff Floyd

2014 - 15 Peewee Team Selections
After careful consideration the Hockey Director and Coaching Staff felt this was the best scenario for all involved in the Peewee division. Good luck to all our teams and players! We are looking forward to a terrific season!!

Peewee 1 2002 Team 2003 Team
Cavotta Covelli Adamic
Cseh Klammer Alexy
Davis Massey Beach
Elliott Meldrum Bly
Jeffery Merril Bumbarger
Johnson Pawar Eckliff
Konrad Sadler Gable
McBride Steen Guidice
Mocny Velioniskis Knaak
O'Donnell Warburton, Brandon Quinn
Rampe Watters Trem
Shannon Zalewski Vaughn
Toth Yoon
Warburton, Bradley


Head Coach: 
Head Coach: 
Shawn Sadler
Dave Shook 
Caleb Wyse 
  Sean Murphy    
  Brandon Hudock

2014-15 Squirt Team Selections
Good luck to all our teams and players! We are looking forward to a terrific season!!

Squirt 1 Squirt 2 Squirt 3
Austin Andrews Nicholas Arrington Anna Adamic
Brad Backston Neal Bartone Grayson Drago
Nicholas Desbin Joseph Bull Colton Fairchild
Wyatt Dynes Nicholas Demore Roman Jakupka
Jack Geduldig Connor Gravelle Michael Kolenich
Anthony Jeffery Alex Jagger Johnny Mirabile
Carter Konrad Carson Kramer Christian Pawar
Jacob Malinas Olivia Lizer Nathan Rowan
Michael Mangelo Anthony Messina Jason Russ
Kellen McGarry Benjamin Nadzam Luca Toth
Ethan Mocny Jared Simon 
Anthony Moisiss Charlie Stevens
Luke Palmer Matthew Weiss
Head Coach:  Head Coach:  Head Coach: 
Dan Florjancic  Bill DeBenedictis  Brandt Butze 

Upcoming Important Dates

Click HERE for a printable version of this information.

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 – Registration is open to returning Mentor travel players

Friday, May 2, 2014 – Deadline to register for try-outs.

Squirt Try-Outs

Monday, May 5: All Squirts, 7:15–8:45 pm

Saturday, May 10: Squirt Group 2, 1:15–2:15 pm

Saturday, May 10: Squirt Group 1, 2:45–3:45 pm

Monday, May 12: Squirt Group 2, 7:15–8:15 pm   

Tuesday, May 13: Squirt Group 1, 6:30 – 7:30 pm

Peewee Try-Outs

Tuesday, May 6: All Peewees, 6:00 –7:30 pm

Thursday, May 8: Peewee Group 2, 7:15–8:15 pm

Thursday, May 8: Peewee Group 1, 8:30–9:30 pm

Saturday, May 10: Peewee Group 2, 4:00–5:00 pm

Wednesday, May 14: Peewee Group 1, 7:15–8:15 pm

Bantam Try-Outs

Wednesday, May 7: All Bantams, 7:15–8:45 pm

Wednesday, May 14: All Bantams, 8:30–9:30 pm

Thursday, May 15: All Bantams, 7:15–8:15 pm

2014 - 2015 Mentor Youth Hockey Try-Out Information

Mentor Youth Hockey Squirt thru Bantam Travel Try-Outs will be May 5 - May 14, 2014.

Please click on the 2 attached documents for Try-Out information for Squirts, Peewees, & Bantams. Mite Try-Out information will be forthcoming but is typically in late August or early September.

Travel Hockey Try-Out Guideline (2014-2015 season)

Travel Hockey Registration (2014-2015 season) 

Mentor Youth Hockey 1st Team Head Coaches Announced!
The Mentor Youth Hockey program is pleased to announce the following team 1 head coaches for the 2014-2015 season.

  • Mite ADM - Eric Cantini
  • Squirt 1 - Dan Florjancic
  • Peewee 1 - Shawn Sadler
  • Bantam 1 - Caleb Wyse
Spring 3 on 3 Hockey in Mentor
Spring 3 on 3 hockey in Mentor is a ton of fun for the kids and they don't even realize that they are learning so many important hockey skills! Click HERE to check out all the details 
Spring Hockey Camps in Mentor!
Check out the spring Elite Camp, Checking Camp, & Power Skating Camp being offered in Mentor. Click HERE to view the Spring 2014 Hockey Camps Flyer and Registration.
Try-Outs for 2014-15 Season
Try-Outs for the 2014-15 season will be in late April to early May. Full details coming soon!
Friday Night Skills Sessions
  • $10 per session
  • 1 hour sessions, full ice
  • All sessions at Mentor Ice Arena
Dates & Times:
  • Fri. 11/22 - 7:15 - 8:15 pm (West Rink)
  • Fri. 12/6 -  5:45 - 6:45 pm (East Rink)
  • Fri. 12/13 -  7:15 - 8:15 pm (West Rink)
  • Fri. 12/20 -  7:15 - 8:15 pm (West Rink)
  • Fri. 1/10 -  5:45 - 6:45 (East Rink) 
  • Fri. 1/24 -  5:45 - 6:45 (East Rink)
  • Fri. 2/28 -  5:45 - 6:45 (East Rink) 

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New Menu Tabs & Pages
We have added several new menu tabs at the top of your screen and some valuable content to their respective pages. 

  • Calendar - This is a general "Calendar of Events" at the Mentor Ice Arena. Includes things like Open Skates, Stick & Pucks, Youth Drop-In Hockey, Hockey Camps & Clinics, Special Events, High School Hockey Games, Adult Pick-Up Hockey, etc. (Team specific calendars can be found on the Travel Teams pages)
  • House League Hockey - This will include information regarding Mite ADM Blue Division & Play Makers Hockey. These are both youth house leagues that only play at the Mentor Ice Arena . 
  • Learn to Skate - This will include information regarding the Mentor Learn to Skate program including Tot Hockey & Instructional Hockey. 
  • FAQ - we will post answers to Frequently Asked Questions
  • City Flyers - We will post City of Mentor Flyers to various events at the Mentor Ice Arena like Laser Tag, Battle of the Bands, New Hockey Parents Guides, Open Skate Schedule, etc.
NDCL High School Hockey 2013-14 Schedule
Please click HERE to view and/or print the NDCL High School Varsity 2013-14 Schedule. 
Riverside High School Hockey 2013-14 Schedule
Please click HERE to view and/or print the Riverside High School Varsity 2013-14 Schedule. 
Mentor High School Hockey 2013-14 Schedule
Please click HERE to view and/or print the Mentor High School Varsity 2013-14 Schedule. 
Lake Catholic High School Hockey 2013-14 Schedule
Please click HERE to view and/or print the Lake Catholic High School Varsity 2013-14 Schedule.

Please click HERE to view and/or print the Lake Catholic High School JV 2013-14 Schedule.
Mite Travel Hockey Information 
The Mite Travel Red & White divisions will be having team selections on the following dates:
  • Saturday September 7th from 9:00 - 10:00 am
  • Sunday September 8th from 10:45 - 11:45 am
This is for kids age 8 & under (2005 - 2008 birth year). This program plays 1/2 ice games in the CSHL (Cleveland Suburban Hockey League). The coaches will be Eric Cantini and Mark Scherer.

Please have the following documents when registering:

1. USA Hockey Registration (Print USA Hockey registration w/barcode and include with Mentor Mite Travel registration. Cost $45) Click link below to USA Hockey website registration page and click "Register Now" button on right hand side of screen.

2. Mentor Mite ADM Registration Form - click HERE for Mentor Travel Mite Registration Form

The Mite ADM Blue division (formally Rec. ADM) will be a House League - all play & practice will be in Mentor. Coaches for Mite Blue to be announced. 

2013-2014 Mentor Youth Hockey Travel Teams Practice Schedule *(revised 8/13/13)
Please click HERE to view the travel teams home ice schedule. This is the teams "normal" season home ice schedule. This schedule starts September 7, 2013

You may have noticed some teams have had team meetings and decided to purchase additional ice and begin practicing now. Talk to your Coach or Team Manager if you think the team would like to do this.

Normally the teams dont have home ice during the weekends of Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, MLK, & Presidents Day. 

Your Coach & Team may decide to add / remove / change some of your home ice to accomodate your tournaments & schedule. Your Team Manager & Coach will keep you posted and up to date on your teams schedule. Team Managers also create Team Calendars which we post on your Team Pages on the website. You can sync. your iPhone, iPod, iPad, Android, Blackberry, etc. to your teams calendar so you always have your schedule at your finger tips. instructions for syncing are below (If your Team's Calendar isn't posted yet...check back in a few weeks)

iPhone, iPod, iPad, etc. Calendar Sync Instructions click HERE     

Android Calendar Sync Instructions click HERE
Calendar Sync Instructions click HERE 
Mentor Mite ADM Hockey Blue Division (formerly Rec. Mite Hockey) 
The Mentor Mite ADM Hockey Blue Division registration is now open! Here are a few details highlighted below. Open the Registration Link Here for all the information.
  • Age 8 & Under (2005 - 2008 birth year) as of 12/31/13
  • Register by September 1st
  • 1/2 Ice Program
  • Play is at Mentor Ice Arena only
  • Play is Saturdays & Sundays 12-1 pm
Mentor Play Makers Hockey (formerly Rec. Mite Hockey) 
The Mentor Play Makers Hockey registration is now open! Here are a few details highlighted below. Open the Registration Link Here for all the information.
  • Age 8-14 (1999 - 2005 birth year) as of 12/31/13
  • Register by September 1st
  • 1/2 Ice Program
  • Play is at Mentor Ice Arena only
  • Play is Saturdays & Sundays 12-1 pm
Mentor Youth Hockey Sponsorship Program

Another hockey season is quickly approaching and the Mentor Youth Hockey Booster Club (MYHBC) is asking for your support for the upcoming hockey season. Many children ages 6-15 take part in Lake County’s only youth travel hockey program.

Mentor Hockey continues to grow strong with help from individuals and companies within our community. The Mentor Youth Hockey Booster Club continues our mission to support youth hockey and to instill the following values within our participants:

  • Sportsmanship
  • Confidence
  • Respect for Individuals
  • Integrity
  • Pursuit of Excellence
  • Fun
  • Loyalty
  • Teamwork

Your sponsorship contribution to our program will help supplement costs for participants and provide valuable support for special clinics and most importantly reduce fees for valuable ice time. 

Please click HERE to view the program & the various levels of sponsorship to suit your budget and needs. There are levels designed for Family, Grandparents, & Friends as low as $25 and levels for businesses. Simply select a level of support, complete the enclosed form and mail with payment by August 31, 2013. Hockey is great excercise and helps the kids stay happy & healthy.
contributions make a difference within our association and within our community and are greatly appreciated.

The MYHBC is an IRS 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization. All donations are fully tax deductible! Please pledge your support today by replying with the best level of support that fits you or your organization.

If you have questions or other ideas how your organization may be able to help, please contact me at (440) 537-3513 or

Thank you for your support!

Mentor Youth Hockey Warm-Ups & Spirit Wear
Mentor Youth Hockey has partnered with Top Shelf Embroidery to offer Players, Parents, Siblings, & Coaches a variety of apparel items. Please click HERE for the details. 

Orders are due by or before Tuesday July 30, 2013 

You can visit Top Shelf Embroidery at 9450 Mentor Ave. Mentor, Ohio for sizing samples to help determine the size you need. Mentor Hockey merchandise is avaialble at the store or have your own jackets, backpacks, hockeybags, sweatshirts, etc. embroidered. They can be reached by phone at 440-209-8566. Tell Tim Ferrell you are with Mentor Youth Hockey.
Need New Jersey's or Hockey Socks?
Check the fit of your players current jerseys and socks.
We will have a table set up at try-outs on Sat. 6/8, Sat. 6/15, & Sat. 6/22You can order new jerseys and/or socks at try-outs. Arrive early, and have your player get their shoulder & elbow pads on then come out and try on jerseys. This will be the only opportunity to order jerseys this season. All players ordering new jerseys will receive home & away socks at no charge. The booster club will pick up the cost of the socks for players ordering new jerseysPlease click HERE to open the jersey & sock order form. 

If you need hockey socks anytime during the year we have Mentor Youth Hockey Socks in stock in both black and white to purchase. Please email (Jennifer Backston) to place your order. Socks are available in 18", 24", & 30" sizes. Cost is $15 per pair.
Mentor Youth Hockey Travel Hockey Registration Info. 2013-14 Season
Below info. is for Squirt, Peewee, & Bantam. The Mite registration package will be out in June.

Please click HERE to download & print all the information for the 2013-14 season including try-out dates & registration forms.  

This season the registration will be in two parts. You will need to register for tryouts
(Include your new USA Hockey registration) and then also register the player for the
season by filling out the Player Commitment Form.

• FORM 1 - The tryout form (on page 2) is due by June 3.
• Fee is of $200 is non-refundable.
• FORM 2 - The player commitment form (page 3) to play in Mentor
• The Player Commitment Form can be turned in anytime before July 8th.
• If you commit to playing in Mentor you will notice on your player commitment form,
registration is $200.00 less this season.
• We have added a date for tryouts June 8. Players are required to attend 1 date,
but the more you attend the better look for the coaches. We urge you to attend all

Tryout Registration Dates
• Returning Mentor Travel Players Begins May 3
• Mentor Rec Hockey Players Begins May 13
• Mentor Residents Open Enrollment Begins May 20
• Non-Residents Open Enrollment Begins May 28
• Deadline to register for tryouts is Monday, June 3, 2013


  • Sat. June 8, 1:30 - 2:30 pm   
  • Sat. June 15, 1:30 - 2:30 pm
  • Mon. June 17, 6:15 - 7:15 pm
  • Sat. June 22, 3:00 - 4:00 pm
  • Sat. June 8, 2:45 - 3:45 pm
  • Sat. June 15, 2:45 - 3:45 pm
  • Wed. June 19, 6:00 - 7:00 pm
  • Sat. June 22, 4:15 - 5:15 pm
  • Sat. June 8, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
  • Sat. June 15, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
  • Fri. June 21, 6:15 - 7:15 pm
  • Sat. June 22, 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Team Calendars & Other Updates:
We have been making improvements & updates to our website. Most of the Team Managers have created Google Team Calendars that we have posted to the Team Pages. When your Team Manager updates your team calendar it will automatically update on our website. Also if you would like to sync your Team Calendar to your iPhone, Android, or Blackberry device please click on the link below for instructions. This is very convenient & efficient. Your mobile device will automatically sync & update your calendar when you open it - so your team manager updates the team calendar and it is automatically updated on your device. We have also been working on getting our team pages accesible from your mobile device and widening our webpage to have a larger viewable area on your screen. Please remember to check our website often for updates and "Like" our Facebook Page & "Follow" us on Twitter. Click on the Facebook & Twitter icons on the left.

iPhone Calendar Sync Instructions click HERE                        

Android Calendar Sync Instructions click HERE
Calendar Sync Instructions click HERE