Darien Hockey League (DHL)

General Information

Darien Hockey League is for those players that are ready for team play. These players are drafted on Darien Hockey League teams which play against one another once a week throughout the session. This league is designed to further educate the player with the rules, positioning, and game strategies needed in hockey to become a competitive but fun player. This is also the developing stages for parent coaches to further their interests in coaching. The parent coaches will be guided by Chicago Hawks coaches towards learning techniques and strategies needed to develop their coaching principles. Players who sign up for the league will participate on Saturday and Sunday. Teams will be on a rotating schedule for Saturday morning practices and Sunday games. The Basic Rules of hockey are taught at this level.

Mites: Advanced level players – 8 yrs. old & younger
Squirts: Level 9+ yrs. old Player (9 to 10 yrs. old)
PeeWees: Level 11+Player (11 to 12 yrs. old)
Bantams: Level 12+ yrs. old Player (12 to 14 yrs. old)

Equipment Requirements: HECC approved helmet with an expiration date on the sticker, USA Hockey approved face mask, hockey stick, shoulder pads, hockey pants, protective gloves, elbow pads, knee/shin pads, hockey skates and neck guard.

Winter 2022 Registration

DARIEN HOUSE LEAGUE

Cost: $785
Start Date: 1/8/2022
End Date: 4/3/2022
Plays Saturdays and Sundays

DHL Evaluations
Saturday 1/8/22
Mite 8U – 2013 and younger Birth Years: 9:00-10:00 AM
Squirt 10U – 2011-2012 Birth Year: 9:00-10:00 AM
PeeWee 12U – 2009-2010 Birth Year: 10:00-11:00 AM
Bantam 14U – 2007-2008 and 16U 2005-2006 Birth Year: 11:00a-12:00 PM

Sunday 1/9/22
Mite 8U – 2013 and younger Birth Years: 9:00-10:00 AM
Squirt 10U – 2011-2012 Birth Year: 9:00-10:00 AM
PeeWee 12U – 2009-2010 Birth Year: 10:00-11:00 AM
Bantam 14U – 2007-2008 and 16U 2005-2006 Birth Year: 11:00a-12:00 PM

DHL Registration must be completed through the Chicago Hawks Hockey Club website. A direct link to the registration page is listed below:
Chicago Hawks Hockey Club Online Registration