Jenna de Jonge
The 4th annual Pursuit of Excellence College Showcase promises to be an exciting weekend of development, exposure and high level competition with some of the best NCAA coaches running practices and game play. It will also be a great opportunity to meet and interact with college coaches as well as the Pursuit of Excellence coaches, see the facility and experience what we do at the Academy and how we can develop you to your full potential as a player.
Players interested in attending the Pursuit of Excellence Hockey Academy are welcome to join us earlier in the week to take part in day to day activities and practices. Please contact us if you are interested in learning more!
"Acceptance letters will be sent out in January & February"
*"Players with conflicts due to Nationals/Esso cup will be given full refund, any other requests will be subject to a $50 administrative fee*"
***Note all on-ice session will be held at Nor-Val Arena in Armstrong, BC***
Last year, with over 90 girls in attendance, the weekend featured some of the best U18 players in North America! Players were treated to an outstanding weekend of development, exposure and high level competition in front of 19 NCAA and CIS college coaches. Parents enjoyed an informative college coaches panel that discussed the college process as well as expectations at the next level and how their daughter can reach those standards.
Tentative Showcase Schedule:
Friday 8 am - Registration & Intro
Friday 9-5 - Practice, Game's & POE Facility Tour (Skills & Dryland)
Friday 6-7 - Coach's Q&A Panel
Saturday 8-6 - Games & Goalie Session
Sunday 9-1 - Game's & Exit Interviews (By Request)
School's that have committed to attending:
Lindenwood - Scott Spencer, Head Coach
Colgate - Karell Emard, Assistant Coach
Dartmouth - Mark Hudak, Head Coach
Princeton - Lee-J Mirasolo, Assistant Coach
UNH - Stephanie Jones, Assistant Coach
North Dakota - Erik Fabian, Assistant Coach
St. Cloud State
UBC - Graham Thomas, Head Coach
University of Minnesota Gophers - Brad Frost, Head Coach