WE HAVE A FEW UPDATES:
OUR NEW HEAD COACH STEVE ESAU, IS WORKING TO ROUND OFF OUR ROSTER, WE WILL BE STARTING OUR TRAINING CAMP ON SEPTEMBER 18, 2018, IN BAY CITY, MICHIGAN. WE HAVE A FEW MORE OPEN SPOTS AND IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN PLAYING FOR THE ICEHAWKS, CALL ONE OF THE COACHES. OUR TUITION IS VERY REASONABLE, WITH SO MANY BENEFITS, TO BE SEEN BY COLLEGE SCOUTS.
STEVE ESAU, HEAD COACH
CELL: (412) 716-6976 AND EMAIL: STEVEESAU@HOTMAIL.COM
A little about Steve: He grew up in Pittsburgh, and started playing hockey in western Pennsylvania with the Pittsburgh Stars, so he was already a star when he started, before he moved on into the professional ranks with the Las Vegas Aces of the ECHL. After his playing career, Steve focused on coaching, he has coached at the Premier level for Kalkaska Rinos, in Kalkaska, Michigan and for the Elite team, the Aviators, in New York, both teams were in the USPHL. We look forward to a new season with Steve, who has some strong training and playing ethics. Welcome to the team Steve and Good Luck this season.
CHASE DORE, ASSISTANT COACH/MANAGER
CELL: (989) 493-1565 EMAIL: 02TRICITYICEHAWKS@GMAIL.COM
Chase has played Junior hockey for 5 years, playing from Detroit to the East Coast, after playing slowed down, because as we know, Chase never stops playing hockey, he decided to go into coaching. He has coached several levels of youth hockey and has coached our Junior team as an Assistant Coach as a Head Coach, for 3 years now, going into his 4 year, he decided he likes being an assistant coach, and helping with the management of the team. As always we are happy to have Chase for all these years, with his love for the game and his coaching and management skills, good luck this season Chase.
RICK TURNER, ASSISTANT COACH: (989) 450-3102
Played youth hockey in the Bay City/Saginaw/Midland Areas of Michigan, he moved on to play junior hockey for the Flint Junior Generals, after many great seasons of Junior hockey, Rick, moved on to ACHA, D1-college hockey where he played and attended Liberty University in VA, he was definitely a star there, check out link below. After Graduation from Liberty, Rick, started his pro career with the Liege (Belgium) Bulldogs in Belgium and had a successful career, and where he was introduced to his now fiance' Shani Hartemberg, and to be married soon. Rick has since moved back home to work and is starting his second year as Assistant coach for the Icehawks. Good Luck Rick with your upcoming season with the IceHawks.
OUR STAFF IS TALENTED AND COMMITTED TO THIS TEAM, AND LOOK FORWARD TO THE SEASON. COME JOIN US TO PLAY, WE HAVE A FEW OPENINGS FOR PLAYERS, OR COME AND ENJOY A GAME, SCHEDULE TO BE POSTED SOON. WE HOPE EVERYONE HAS A GREAT 2018-2019 SEASON! SEE YOU ON THE ICE.
We are working hard to try and give players a feeling of what it is like to play like a pro, so last year we added an entry tunnel, for players to go skate through as the take the ice before a game! WILL YOU SKATE THROUGH THIS TUNNEL THIS YEAR AND JOIN THE ICEHAWK FAMILY!
WELCOME TO THE 2018-2019 season. We are busy preparing with our coaches to get ready for our 11th season on the ice. Coaches are out attending showcases and tournaments to build a new competitive team. Every season is different, different players, and different competition, so we need to be prepared to face some strong competition. If you are looking to play in the Premier Division of the USPHL, take a look at what our team has to offer a player. Strong development, good coaching staff, dedicated billet families, and a nice town to live in.
We are updating our bus, we have been working on getting it completed over the past year, we finally have things lined up to get our bus wrapped, so we are excited to get this done. We look forward to the new season, and hope to see you on the ice or as a fan!
Tri City IceHawks had their Alumni game today, and many players were able to come out, they didn’t let the Snow storm or the fact that it was Super Bowl Sunday, stop them. It was a fun day for all players, Coaches and staff. It was So exciting we may add a spring game! Thank you to all players who participated in this Alumni game, we can’t wait to have another game, it is always a good time to watch our Alumni play, and reunite with old friends. Thanks to all the parents who came out to watch the game too, and congratulations, to the Alumni team for their win with 7 goals for the Alumni and 6 goals for the 2017-2018 team!! Good job to Coach Eric Albrecht on his hat trick for the Alumi team. Hope to see everyone at the next Alumni team.
players can find more photos on our a face book team page and Fan Page, or under photos on our website.
With nine seasons under their belt the Tri City Icehawks find themselves in the top division of the USPHL for the 2017-18 season.
"We are excited to have this opportunity, to take that step with the USPHL Premier League. The team has worked hard for this, and feel that we are ready and already preparing on putting the proper staff, and changes into affect."
-Colleen Dore, Owner/GM
Why Play for the Icehawks?
The Icehawks had active alumni in the 2016-17 season playing in the ACHA and NCAA Division 3 college levels, former players at the Tier 2 Junior Hockey level with both the NAHL and WSHL, as well as many players playing internationally and at the professional level in the ECHL.
The Icehawks 2017-18 tryout information will post sometime next week and is planned for July
of 2017. For more information contact the team at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tri City Icehawks will be advancing to the Premier division for the new season 2017-2018. We are excited, to make this announcement and are looking forward to bringing some of the best Tier III hockey to the Tri City Area.
We will be holding our Pre-draft Showcase in May 5,6,7, in Canton, M
Open Camp, June 24,25 at Suburban Ice Arena, Farmington Hills, MI,
Please look under "TRYOUTS", to sign up for either of these events.
Tri City IceHawks Staff
Colleen Dore, GM
TRI CITY ICEHAWKS MIDWEST REGULAR SEASON CHAMPIONS!
2015-2016 TRI CITY ICEHAWKS
Tri City Icehawks Title Defense Begins June 24th
The Tri City Ice Hawks will look to defend their 2015-16 USPHL Midwest Division Championship starting June 24th and June 25th at Suburban Ice in Farmington Hills. Tryouts are open to all players with 1996 to 2000 birth years.
The goal of the Tri City Icehawks is to help each participating player have an opportunity to showcase his respective talents and to help facilitate each participant’s move to the next level. Over the past nine years the Icehawks organization has proven to be tremendously successful helping players get the opportunity to showcase their talents and move to the next level of hockey after Junior hockey.
For details and to register, visit:
Hi my name is Gryffin Krzysik, and my daddy Ted. Is the new announcer for the Icehawks, we are so excited, see you in September, at all our home games.
IceHawks are working with local schools to teach kids hockey. It is a great sport and good exercise for the kids, and they also enjoy the team Mascot who comes along to cheer the kids and players on.
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