Spring Select Information
Updated March 18th 2021
NYTEX Sports Centre is pleased to invite you to be a part of our Spring Selects Season
Attention! Here are the Dates & Times for the Spring Select Coach Looks.
Team selection will be done by 4/5 with games starting the weekend of 4/10 and 4/11. Spots are filling VERY fast, do not delay your registration.
10:30 AM Junior Level Coach Look
11:45 AM Rookies Level Coach Look
1:00 PM Prospect Level Coach Look
6:30 PM Rookie Level Coach Look
6:30 PM Prospect Level Coach Look
11:00 AM Rookies Level Coach Look
1:45 PM Prospect Level Coach Look
6:30 PM Junior Level Coach Look
Spring Select FAQ
Q: Do I have to make every “Coach Look” skate?
A: No, but make at least one. They are there to allow us to make equally competitive teams.
Q: When will games begin?
A: After Coach Looks, we will select teams, and games will begin April 10 & 11.
Q: How will I know what team my player is on?
A: Coaches will reach out to each family after the last coach look.
Q: Will the teams to be named have jerseys, and stats kept?
A: Each team will pick a name. Each player brings a white and a dark jersey to games. We will track team wins and losses only.
Q: Will there be referees or officials?
A: Each game will be officiated by a USA Hockey official.
Q: Are there practices?
A: Coach Looks are the activities most resembling practices. Spring Select is about having fun and is “all games.”
Q: Will there be playoffs? and who makes it?
A: Each team makes the playoffs and they start the first week of June.
Q: Will there be any events over the Memorial Day holiday weekend?
A: No, we will take that weekend off!
Wondering what to do after your winter season? Spring Selects is for you! The NYTEX Spring Selects season will run through March 28th- May 17th and is the best way to keep your athlete active and competing this off season. The league is made up of two levels to ensure your player gets the most out of their experience.
- Gold- For Travel Players or players looking to play Travel in the upcoming season
- Silver- For beginner hockey players and House players
Consisting of 17 FULL ICE sessions, there will be two evaluation skates, 14 FULL ICE games, and one playoff game. Each level will have four teams and top two will play for a champion. Spring Selects is the perfect way to get you through to the summer!
10U – Birth Year 2011 + 2012
12U – Birth Year 2009 + 2010
14U – Birth Year 2007 + 2008
16U – Birth Year 2005 + 2006
18U – Birth Year 2003 + 2004
Information for upcoming 2021 season is here! – Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any further questions about Spring Select
ROOKIES aka 2021-2022 Squirts/10U
Started out with four age groups, allowing 2008 to 2011 to play together. Tremendous numbers in those age groups allowed us to create two divisions- ROOKIES and PROSPECTS. ROOKIES now are entirely 2010 and 2011 birth year players. All games remain full ice and all games will be played at Nytex Sports Centre. The Team Names are Sweden, Norway, Finland, and Denmark. No checking. Full and final rosters will be provided online June 1st.
PROSPECTS aka 2020-2021 PW/12U
The 2008 and 2009 birth year players now make up the PROSPECTS division. All games are full-ice, and all played at Nytex Sports Centre. Team Names are Germany, Switzerland, Russia, and Czechs. No checking. Full and final rosters will be provided online June 1st.
JUNIORS aka BT and MIDGET MINOR.
This is our last group made up of 2004, 2005, 2006, and 2007 birth year players. All games are Full-ice and played at Nytex Sports Centre. This group is still growing, and the schedule and roster will be out soon. Body contact allowed. Team Names TBD. Full and final rosters will be provided online June 1st.
- All players are required to bring a White and Dark (preferably black or blue) Jersey.
- All players are required to bring their own water bottle marked with their name.
- Score will be kept but individual stats will not. All penalties will result in a penalty shot.
- 3 x 12 periods. Ties immediately go to a three person shoot out.
- Coaches will be present on the bench for each game.
- Each game will be officiated by a USA Hockey Official and score kept by a rink scorekeeper.
- All rosters will be approved by Nytex prior to the season. No subs allowed unless on roster.
- Safety measures will be updated and adapted as the State of Texas requires and releases.
- All players must have USA Hockey Registration.