Ice Hockey

Ice Hockey Program

Get in the action with one of Aviator’s many recreational or competitive leagues with quality officiating and professional grade rinks. Players looking for the ultimate travel hockey experience can try out to be part of Aviator Flyers program with some of the area’s top teams.

Youth and adults looking to take their game to the next level will appreciate our professional coaching staff which brings the area’s best instruction to the ice.

Learn more about Chris Werstine Director of Ice Operations Aviator Sports & Events Center President, Aviator Hockey Club.

To register for our current programs see upcoming events and programs at the top of this page. 



Bantam 14U Elite Capture Spring Tournament ‎Victory

Bantam 14U Elite Capture Spring Tournament ‎Victory

Aviator Hockey Club ‎went a perfect 3 and 0 over this past weekend beating Brewster Applecore twice and defeating the Westchester Express. Aviator is led by many returning faces this season along with an influx of players from outside organizations. The expectation level is "looming large" with a potential trip to States and the team will attend  Prep School Showcases this coming season to give the players the maximum exposure here through the Aviator Hockey Program. Good Luck 2000's!




Aviator Hockey 2001's (12U) Capture
State Championship!

Aviator Hockey 2001's (12U) Capture State Championship!

This past weekend our very own Peewee team beat Niagara Falls 6 - 5 to win the New York State Amateur Hockey Association's State Title.
What an impressive weekend and season it has been
for this group.  With wins against the Buffalo Bison 4-2, New Hartford 12-1, Canton 5-3 and Brewster 3-2,
this set the stage for the Finals against Niagara.  Niagara took a 3-0 lead early on, but once Aviator settled down, Niagara was no match for Aviator surrendering
6 unanswered goals leading to the State title win! Congratulations to all of our Families, Players and Coach Siminov for a wonderful season.



Aviator Hockey Club Continues to Shine!

Aviator Hockey Club Scores impressive
Playoff Championships this weekend.

Peewee A

Peewee AA

The Peewee 2001's Won the 'AA' League title Sunday

knocking off the Brewster Bulldogs 4-1. 
Saturday the 01's beat the Nassau County Lions 3-2.
Additionally our Peewee 2002's Won the 'A' League title Sunday defeating the Dix Hills Rebels 9-0. 
Saturday the 02's beat Long Beach AppleCore 3-1.
Our Bantam AA's lost in the Finals to the Nassau County Lions and finished Runner-Up this weekend. Bantam A's and Squirt AA's all participated as well and lost in the Semi's. Our Peewee 'RED' Squad made it to the Finals of their respective Hudson Valley League Playoffs but were ousted in the Finals...

Congratulations to all teams that made the playoffs and participated. Keep up the good work and continue to 'Find a Way!'



Aviator Peewee Tier II -AA Headed to States!

Aviator Hockey Club Peewee AA Captures Silver Sticks Tournament “AA” Championship

Aviator Hockey Club 2001's have advanced to the State Championship's in Buffalo New York March 8th and 9th.
This past weekend the team won an impressive 3 games at the NYSAHA East Section Tier II Youth Tournament beating their rival Brewster Bulldogs 3-2, defeating PAL (Hauppauge) 5-1 and dusting off the Westchester Vipers 5-1. The team is built on impressive defence and goaltending, with a great work ethic from our forward core.  First year Coach Sergey Siminov has done an outstanding job with the team as many of the players and parents have checked their ego's at the door and worked together as a TEAM.  Many thanks to Manager's Kim Sutera and Ruth Hoffmann for their hard work.  

Congrats to the 2001's & Good Luck in Buffalo.



Aviator Hockey Club Peewee AA Captures Silver Sticks Tournament “AA” Championship!

Aviator Hockey Club Peewee AA Captures Silver Sticks Tournament “AA” Championship

Our Peewee team over the weekend went 4-0-1 Winning the Bridgeport CT Silver Sticks Regional. In the final game the Peewees defeated the New Jersey Colonials 3-2.  Christian Sarlo highlighted the victory with a hatrick to get the job done. The team is made up of all 2001 Birth Year Players and are currently 18-1-2 sitting on top of the Tri-State and Long Island League Standings!

Congratulations to this group.


In other news our Squirt team went 3-1-1 at Silver Sticks losing in the Championship game against the Central Connecticut Capitals.  They survived a thrilling Semi-Final game that went 2 overtimes and a shootout to advance but ran out of gas in the final.  The 2003 Birth Year team finished as “Runner Up”.



Adult Ice Hockey Leagues

Adult Hockey League
  • Adult

Fall 2014

Aviator Sports and Events offers Adult Hockey Leagues every  season,offering 10 regular season games. To qualify for the playoffs, your team must finish in the top 60% of your division. Sign up now as a team to assure your spot in the various leagues that Aviator has to offer.  If you are an individual interested in signing up, please contact us in the office for help in finding a spot on a team: 718-758-7554 or email us at aviator.mensleague@gmail.com.  Space is limited!

Tier 1:

This will be the most advanced division of hockey at Aviator Sports and Events Center. It will be most appropriate for competitive players with Division I, D-II, or D-III college experience or those who have some pro hockey experience.

Games will be played on various nights 7:30pm to 12:30am. (Ages 18+)

Registration Link

Tier 2:

This division will consist of players who have several years of experience playing competitive hockey. Participants will have
experience at college club teams, high school and youth
travel teams, or competitive adult leagues. It is appropriate for players who have proficient skating, shooting, passing,and overall strategic skills.
Games will be played various nights from 7:30pm to 12:30am. (Ages 18+)
*ONLY 3 ‘A’ league caliber players per team

Registration Link

Tiers 3 & 4:

These divisions will consist of average to above average
recreational players with previous experience in organized hockey. Players at this level understand the basic strategy and rules of the game and have adequate puck handling, shooting and passing skills. Games will be played various nights from 7:30pm to 12:30am.
(Ages 18+)
*Only 1 ‘A’ league caliber players per team

Tiers 5 & 6:

This division will consist of players that are either graduating from our Adult Learn to Play programs, have no or little 
experience in organized hockey, or coming from inline/roller hockey. The Aviator Developmental Division provides an atmosphere of learning, as well as the competitive spirit of the game of hockey. Games will be played on various nights from 7:30pm to 12:30am. (Ages 18+)
*No ‘A’ or ‘B’ caliber players permitted to play in this division.

Registration Link

Registration

Fee: $3,450 per team ($300 early pay discount available, contact us for more info)
(Please contact us at hockey@aviatorsports.com regarding individual registrations)

All participants must be USA Hockey registered: www.usahockeyregistration.com.

Season: 10 weeks (various days)

NO JERSEYS ARE PROVIDED!

FULL EQUIPMENT REQUIRED:
Helmet with full face mask, Shoulder pads, Hockey skates, Hockey pants, Hockey gloves, Shin pads, Athletic support with cup (men) or pelvic protector (women), Elbow pads, Hockey stick, Hockey jersey.

Classes

Youth How to Play Hockey
  • Youth

Fall 2014: Sign Up!

The Aviator Atoms program is for boys and girls (ages 4
to 15). This is a 10-week class with two classes to choose from. We offer a Tuesday afternoon and Saturday afternoon class.  This program is for the player that has never played hockey but wants to progress into our in-house leagues.

Schedule:

Tuesday sessions begin September 30th, 2014
Saturday sessions begin October 4th, 2014

Click here to register online for the Tuesday class.
Click
here to register online for the Saturday class.

Tuesdays: 5:00pm-6:00pm*
Saturdays: 4:40pm-5:40pm*


*Times are approximate, they may change from season to season, full season schedule will be handed out at
the first session, will be posted online at www.aviatorhockey.org and additional print-outs will be available upon request through the hockey office.

Ages: 4-15
Fee: $285 per player
Season: 10 Weeks
Prerequisite: Aviator Initiation program, Aviator Learn to
Skate program or other House League experience.

All participants must be USA Hockey registered: www.usahockeyregistration.com

Registration

All participants must be USA Hockey registered:
www.usahockeyregistration.com
To register for one of these classes online, please go to:
http://www.aviatorsports.com/sports/ice-hockey

Prerequisite: Aviator Initiation program, Aviator Learn to Skate program or other House League experience.
Click here to download registration form.

Full Equipment Required: Helmet with full face mask, Mouth guard, Neck guard, Shoulder pads, Hockey skates, Hockey pants, Hockey gloves, Hockey socks, Shin pads, Athletic support with cup (boys) or pelvic protector (girls), Elbow pads, Hockey stick and Hockey jersey.

For more information on Aviator Hockey Club’s youth programs, please visit www.aviatorhockey.org.

Adult Learn to Play Hockey
  • Adult

Summer 2014

It’s never too late to learn to play hockey. Come ready to learn and compete to get the maximum potential out of your game!

Men and women of any age are welcome to participate and learn the fundamentals of the game.

Registration

Fee: $300 per person
Drop-in Fee: $40 per class

Schedule

Session: 10 weeks
Sundays - 7:30pm-8:50pm
Season begins Sunday July 13th, 2014

NO JERSEYS ARE PROVIDED!

FULL EQUIPMENT REQUIRED:
Helmet with full face mask, Hockey skates, Hockey gloves, Shin pads, Elbow pads, Athletic support with cup (men) or pelvic protector (woman), Hockey stick, Hockey jersey.

Registration Link

Download Registration Form Here

For more information, please contact hockey@aviatorsports.com.

To register by phone, please call 718-758-7541.

Youth Hockey Program
  • Youth

Fall Hockey 2014

Aviator Sports Hockey Program is for the House player ages 5 to 17. The Fall House hockey program will consist of 1 practice and 1 game per week. All practices will be 60-70 minute ice slots and all games will be 60-80 minute ice slots! Each game will be up-tempo with elite coaching from our Aviator Sports professional hockey staff.

Boys and girls who were born in the years 1996 through 2009 are eligible for the Youth House League which will encompass Mite through Midget levels.

Youth players at any level are welcome to join the house league. All players, regardless of skill or experience, will receive equal playing time. Under the direction of Chris Werstine (Aviator Hockey Director), the objective of the league is to teach strong fundamental skills, while building a sense of teamwork and game strategy.

The program centers on skill and team development and to encourage confidence and self-esteem in each participant both on and off the ice. Aviator Sports and Events will be following the rules, regulations and guidelines of USA Hockey.

Registration 

Ages: 5-17 years old

Cost: $900

Youth Hockey Program Fall 2014 Registration

Schedule 

Season: 20 weeks (Late September through Early March)

Begins the week of September 22nd, 2014
During the first week’s practices (9/23 & 9/25) and the first weekend (9/27) we will hold evaluations to decide team placement.  A full season schedule will be handed out and emailed to all participants after evaluations are over and team rosters are determined.

All participants must be USA Hockey registered:

https://www.usahockeyregistration.com

Prerequisite: Aviator Initiation program, Aviator Learn to Skate program or other House League experience.

Register Online:
Mite (age 5-8) – click here
Squirt (age 9-10) – click here
Peewee (age 11-12) – click here
JV (age 13-17) – click here

Youth League Divisions:

Mite: ages 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
Squirt: ages 2004, 2005
Peewee: ages 2002, 2003
Bantam: ages 2000, 2001
Midget: ages 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999
 
Evaluation Week:
Tuesday 9/23 -
Mite Evaluation - 5pm-6pm
Squirt Evaluation - 6:10pm-7:10pm
 
Thursday 9/25 -
Peewee Evaluation - 6pm-7:10pm
JV Evaluation - 7:20pm-8:30pm
 
Saturday 9/27 -
Mite Evaluation- 10:30am-11:50am
Squirt Evaluation - 12pm-1:20pm
Peewee Evaluation- 1:30pm-2:50pm
JV Evaluation - 3pm-4:20pm
 
In-House Practice Schedule:
Mite Practice: Tuesdays – 5:00pm-6:00pm
Squirt Practice: Tuesdays – 6:10pm-7:10pm
Peewee Practice: Thursdays – 6:00pm-7:10pm
JV(Bantam & Midget) Practice: Thursdays – 8:40pm-9:50pm *updated, new time*

Schedule will also be posted on www.aviatorhockey.org under Teams > In-House as well as being handed out to players and parents at the first practice.

In-House Game Schedule:

For full schedules for In-House teams, please visit aviatorhockey.org and look under Teams > In-House.

    Full Equipment Required:
    Helmet with full face mask, Mouth guard, Neck guard, Shoulder pads, Hockey skates, Hockey pants, Hockey gloves, Hockey socks, Shin pads, Athletic support with cup (boys) or pelvic protector (girls), Elbow pads, Hockey stick.

    For more information on Aviator Hockey Club’s youth programs, please visit www.aviatorhockey.org.

    Drop-in Ice Hockey

    Adult Open Hockey
    • Adult

    Its no-hassle hockey where and when you want it! For $20, you get 80 minutes of the best ice in Brooklyn, locker rooms, and shower facilities. No leagues to join! Men and women are welcome. Players should bring both dark and light jerseys.

    All sessions (ages 18+) are “no-check” and limited to a
    maximum of 30 players. The first two goalies are always
    free! Pucks will not be provided. Please bring your own.

    Cost

    $20 per session. For more information please contact us at 718-758-7541.     

    View Current Open Hockey Schedule at aviatorhockey.org

    Camps and Clinics

    Summer Hockey Programs/Camps
    • Youth
    Aviator Hockey School
    Group A: Advanced – geared towards travel players and the more advanced house league players
    Group B: Intermediate/Novice – geared towards house league and Atoms players
    Schedule Times:
    ·         8:30am – drop-off
    ·         9am-10:15am – Camp starts –
               One group on ice/One group off ice
    ·         10:25am-11:50am – Groups switch on and off ice
    ·         12pm-12:50pm – Lunch Break
    ·         1pm-2:05pm – On and Off ice training resumes
    ·         2:15pm-3:20pm – Groups switch on and off ice
    ·         3:30pm – Camp concludes – Parent/Bus Pick-up                   until 4pm
    2 weeks total:
    July 7th-11th 
    July 14th-18th

    Prerequisite: Learn-to-Skate program and/or Aviator Atoms program.
    Price: $475/week

    Discounts Available - Sibling discount, Multiple Week Discount (only applies when pre-registering for both weeks in advance) and Early Registration discount through May 1st, 2014.
    Bus transportation available - click here for more info.
    For more information, call the office at 718-758-7554 or email Ryan McClure at ryan@aviatorsports.com.

    Download Your Registration Form Here>

    Leagues and Tournaments

    Aviator Travel Hockey Club
    • Youth

    Aviator Hockey Club fields teams Mite-Midget(18U) every season. All of our head coaches are NON-PARENT, full time, professional staff. We are
    an official Tier II New York State Tournament bound organization participating in the Long Island Amateur Hockey League.

    Tryouts are held every April for the upcoming Fall season.

    ANY QUESTIONS CONTACT CHRIS WERSTINE, DIRECTOR OF HOCKEY at 718-758-7541 or chris@aviatorsports.com

    Aviator Hockey Club Tuition includes summer travel practice beginning in July and Boot Camp (August)