The Ice Hawks typically field teams for players 5 thru 18.
We typically start warm up skates in early August. Then evaluations are held mid August with team practices starting late August/early September. The season wraps up with the Blue Note Cup finals usually the first week of March.
Practices and home games are held at the Mckendree Metro Rec Plex. Away games may be played across the metro region.
6u/8u typically has 1-2 practices a week.
10u-14u typically has 2-3 practices a week
16u/18u typically has 1 practice a week.
Teams will typically play 20-30 games over the course of the season and will usually fall on the weekends.
Jerseys and Socks
Game jerseys and socks can be ordered prior to the start of the season at one of our jersey fitting sessions (dates to come) If you cannot attend any fitting dates, please contact Angie Harshbarger
Practice jerseys are issued at the start of each season.
Please do not wear your game jersey and socks to practice.
Game jerseys and socks need to be purchased when needed. Jerseys are $75 each and socks are $25 a pair.
Jamborees or Tournament fees-Teams usually choose to participate in 2-3 jamborees or tournaments(In town or out of town). These are an additional fee. Your team manager will usually ask for $50-$300 to cover the entry fee.
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Frequently Asked Questions
How do I know what division my child will play in for the 22-23 season?
Teams are divided by birth years and multiple teams will be fielded at each level based upon the number of players and the skill levels of all skaters during a club evaluation.
- 6U - Players born in the year 2016 or later
- 8U - Players born in the years 2015-2014
- 10U - Players born in the years 2013-2012
- 12U - Players born in the years 2011-2010
- 14U - Players born in the years 2009-2008
- 16U - Players born in the year 2007-2006
Is financial aid available?
SIIH provides a financial aid option for those in need, when available. Please complete the financial aid application and e-mail only to the SIIH treasurer (this is important for your privacy).
Is there assistance for Military families in need?
For all Military families, please click the link below to learn about the United Heroes League, which provides assistance to those in the service.
Registration is currently closed but usually opens in May or June. Please check back.