Tryouts for Jersey City Capitals Squirts, Pee Wees, Bantams and 18U will be held at the Rich Korpi Ice Rink located behind Bayonne High School, accessed off of Avenue A and 27th Street in Bayonne in April and May 2021.

Tryouts times & teams

Squirts - Wednesday, April 21 from 6:45 to 8:00 PM.  The Capitals will be looking to select 2 Squirt teams.  For this year, Squirts (10U) include 2011 and 2012 birth years.

Pee Wees - Tuesday, April 20 from 6:45 to 8:00 PM.  We are looking to select 2 Pee Wee teams.  For this year, Pee Wee (12U) include 2009 and 2010 birth years.

Bantams - Tuesday, May 11 from 6:45 to 8:00 PM. We are looking to select 1 Bantam team that will be entered into NJYHL.  Depending on numbers and interest, the Capitals may form a second team that will play in the Montclair State Middle School league. For this year, Bantam(14U) include 2007 and 2008 birth years.

18U - Wednesday, May 12 from 6:45 to 8:00 PM. We are looking to select 18U team that will be entered into NJYHL.  For this year, 18U include 2004 and 2003 birth years.

Team selection

Coaches from within the organization that will be evaluating players at the tryouts.  After the tryouts, those coaches along with the Head Coach will select each team.  

Players selected for Squirt and Pee Wee teams will be notified by email on Thursday April 29.  Players selected for teams are REQUIRED to mail a $500 tuition deposit by Friday, May 7 to Jersey City Capitals Jersey City Capitals, 3115 Dillon Court Toms River, NJ 08755.

Players selected for Bantam and 18U teams will be notified by email on Thursday, May 20.  Players selected for teams are REQUIRED to mail a $500 tuition deposit by Friday, May 28 to Jersey City Capitals Jersey City Capitals, 3115 Dillon Court Toms River, NJ 08755.

For all teams at all levels, we encourage anyone interested in playing goalie to come to the tryouts in goalie gear.

Goalies who are new to our program and are selected for our teams will be offered a discounted tuition.  

Tryout requirements

All players must have a USA Hockey number in order to get on the ice.  Be sure to bring that with you to the tryout.  

Reminder for tryout times - We suggest that you are dressed and ready to go on ice 15 minutes prior to your ice time, again:

Pee Wees: Tuesday, April 20 from 6:45 to 8:00 PM

Squirts: Wednesday, April 21 from 6:45 to 8:00 PM

Bantam: Tuesday, May 11 from 6:45 to 8:00 PM

18U: Wednesday, May 12 from 6:45 to 8:00 PM

Tuition

Tuition is not finalized, but with extra ice at two rinks this year, we expect tuition to go up:

Mite – $1220
Squirt - $2200
Pee Wee - $2400
Bantam - $2700
18U (Short Season) - $1600

Included in tuition cost:
Spring/Summer ice sessions at the Bayonne Ice Rink
Pre-Season ice at Bayonne during September
2 weeknight practices and 1 home game slot each weekend at Pershing Field and Bayonne