Youth Hockey

On top of our Kings travel club, we offer a learn to play program, developmental league, and an in-house league. Check out the options below

Skylands Youth Hockey League

Skyland’s Youth Hockey League is a spirited, energetic, and fun youth hockey program for any age player.


Our mission is to offer the very best hockey experience to every player in our program. To instill confidence through balanced competition, skill through consistent development, teamwork through stated values, and passion for the game through dedicated supervision. We aim to provide an opportunity to play competitive hockey games and to work on improving skills while experiencing a fun and exciting atmosphere.

2017-18 Youth Programs

2017-18 SYHL – Skylands Youth Hockey League

U8 Division & 9-12 Year Old Division

Play 20 weeks of recreational hockey at Skylands Ice World, plus playoffs!

All individuals will receive jerseys and be placed on a team for parity, and will play 1 game on the weekends and have 1 practice mid week for all 20 weeks.

Teams wishing to register in these Divisions, please call Hockey Director, Patrick Choules at 973-697-1600 ext 116.

$895 per player



Middle School Division

JV Division

Middle School & JV Divisions will play 10 games on Sundays – no practices. Jerseys not included unless registering as an individual.  Tier 1 players are restricted to 5 per team.

$4200 per team for the season

2018 Skylands Elite “Savages”

U8 Division through Midget Division

The Skylands Elite Spring Program – “Savages” is a spring program for elite hockey players looking to practice and compete in a number of elite tournaments in North America. The program is designed to improve individual skill development and teach players various hockey systems and concepts that will translate into becoming a better hockey player. On-ice coaches include:  

Patrick Choules – Skylands Kings Hockey Director / NCAA DIII Potsdam State Alumni / Kings U18A Head Coach / Kings Jr. A Assistant Coach

Adam Mitchell – Skylands Kings Jr. A Head Coach / NCAA DI R.I.T. Alumni / Pro Performance Head Strength and Conditioning Coach

Tom Huber – Skylands Kings Jr. A Assistant Coach / A.C.H.A Rutgers Alumni / Kings Goalie Coach

2018-2019 Skylands Kings Youth Coaches

Players will register at their 2018-2019 playing division. The program will begin in early March and end at the beginning of June. (Payment plans are available)



Mite $450 per player


12 practices

March – June

Practice & 1 Tournament


Squirt through Bantam $999 per player

2009/2008  2007/2006   2005/2004

20 practices 


Practice & 2 tournaments


U16/U18 $849 per player


15 practices


Practice & 2 Tournaments


Possible tournament locations include:

Buffalo River Outdoor Classic Tournament Series, Buffalo NY: 3/23 – 3/25

Shelton Shootout – Shelton CT: Dates TBD (April or May)

Hockey Boss Spring Classic, Randolph NJ : May weekends (depending on division)

Denis Duplanti, Newark DE : 5/18 – 5/20

If you are interested in coaching or helping out this season, please call:

Patrick Choules


Phone: 973-697-1600 x116