Tryouts for Jersey City Capitals Squirts, Pee Wees and Bantams 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.
Tryouts for the Squirts will be Monday, April 1 from 7:00 to 8:30 PM. The Capitals will be looking to select 2 Squirt teams. For this year, Squirts (10U) include 2009 and 2010 birth years.
Tryouts for the Pee Wees will be Wednesday, April 3 from 7:00 to 8:30 PM. The Capitals will be looking to select 2 Pee Wee teams. For this year, Pee Wee (12U) include 2007 and 2008 birth years.
Tryouts for the Bantams will be Sunday, April 28 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM. The Capitals are proud to announce its first 14U Bantam B Non-checking team for the upcoming 2019-2020 Season. The team will practice twice a week and will have a dedicated weekend game slot for home games and will travel locally for away games. The team will also attend a non-checking Bantam tournament. Since the NJYHL does not have a non-checking Bantam league the team will be playing an independent schedule and possibly in a non-checking league.
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 11. Players selected for teams are REQUIRED to mail a $500 tuition deposit by Thursday, April 18 to Jersey City Capitals Jersey City Capitals, 3115 Dillon Court Toms River, NJ 08755.
Players selected for Bantam teams will be notified by email on Monday, May 6. Players selected for teams are REQUIRED to mail a $500 tuition deposit by Friday, May 17 to Jersey City Capitals Jersey City Capitals, 3115 Dillon Court Toms River, NJ 08755.
For all teams at all levels (Squirt, Pee Wee, and Bantam), 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.
Reminder for tryout times - We suggest that you are dressed and ready to go on ice 15 minutes prior to your ice time:
Squirts: Monday, April 1 from 7:00 to 8:30 PM
Pee Wees: Wednesday, April 3 from 7:00 to 8:30 PM
Bantams: Sunday, April 28 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Tuition is not finalized, but we expect tuition to be similar to last year:
Mite – Tuition $1100
Squirt 1 - Tuition - $1550
Squirt 2 – Tuition $1450
Pee Wee – Tuition $1750
Pee Wee 2 – Tuition $1650
Bantam - $1800
Included in tuition cost:
Spring/Summer ice sessions at the Bayonne Ice Rink
Weekend Pre-Season ice at Bayonne during September
2 weeknight practices and 1 home game slot each weekend at Pershing Field
1 Tournament fee
Awards Dinner (player & parent)