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New Mite/First Year Squirt Session Addded On Thursday's

We are pleased to announce that we have added an additional Mite/First Year Squirt Session on Thursday's from 4:10 to 6:10 pm. This session is session #12 in the registration selection chart at Check out.

Martian Hockey 2016 Summer Sessions Registration Update 5/23

Ses # Day Dates Rink who Time open slots
1 Monday 6/20 to 8/15 (No Ice 8/8) Harrison Mites/First Year Squirts 4:20 to 6:20 pm Sold Out
2 Monday 6/20 to 8/12 Harrison Mites only 6:30 to 8:30 pm Sold Out
3 Monday 6/20 to 8/12 Gurry/South Mites/First Year Squirts 6:40 to 8:40 pm Sold Out
4 Tuesday 6/21 to 8/17 Gurry/South High School Skills (8 weeks) + Game each week 4:00- 6:20 pm open
4A Full HS Team ( Skills + 1 League Game per week) Team cost (up to 17 players max)
5 Tuesday 6/21 to 8/9 Harrison PW/Bantams 6:30 to 8:30 pm Sold out
6 Tuesday 6/21 to 8/9 Gurry/South Mites/First Year Squirts 6:40 to 8:40 pm Sold Out
7 Tuesday 6/21 to 8/17 (No Ice 8/9) Gurry/South Mites/First Year Squirts 4:20 to 6:20 pm Sold out
8 Wednesday 6/22 to 8/17 Merrimack College Goalie skills w/ Stop it goaltending 7:10 to 8:20 pm Sold out
9 Wednesday 6/22 to 8/10 Harrison PW/ 2nd year Squirts 6:30 to 8:30 pm Sold out
10 Wednesday 6/22 to 8/10 Gurry/South PW/ 2nd year Squirts 6:40 to 8:40 pm Sold out
11 Thursday 6/23 to 8/18(no ice 8/11) Gurry/South Girls U12 and U14 4:20 - 6:20 pm 1 slots
12 Thursday 6/23 to 8/18(no ice 8/11) Harrison Mite/ 1st year Squirts 4:10 - 6:10 pm Sold out
13 Thursday 6/23 to 8/11 Harrison Squirts only 6:20 to 8:20 pm Sold out
14 Thursday 6/23 to 8/4 Gurry/South (6th, 7th, 8th grade players) Stick handling and Sniper skills 6:40 to 7:40 pm (7 weeks) sold out
15 Thursday 6/23 to 8/4 Gurry/South ( 6th, 7th, 8th grade players)Checking and Battle Skills 7:50 to 8:50 pm (7 weeks) sold out

Specialty Skills Sessions for the Summer of 2016

MIDDLE SCHOOL DEFENSE & CHECKING SKILLS – (7wk, weekly 1 hour sessions) THURSDAY NIGHTS

Martian Sports Skills will offer a weekly checking skills program. We introduce the proper method of

checking both with the body and with the stick. We will teach the proper  defensive techniques and positioning of a player in all aspects of the game. We will separate the players by birth years to ensure safety.

Players will be taught the following:

  1. Proper techniques on how to give and take a check
  2. Proper angling techniques and stick positions
  3. Proper way to Identify and defend passing lanes in all zones
  4. Proper techniques in stick checking (poke checks and defensive use of the stick)
  5. Proper body checking fundamentals along the boards and in the middle of the ice
  6. Proper defensemen skills including (gap control, offensive and defensive zone awareness, proper body position along the boards and in front of the net)
  7. Battle drills incorporating all techniques learned in previous weeks.

COST PER PLAYER = $180  PER PLAYER

GRADES 6, 7, & 8 – 7:50 PM

MIDDLE SCHOOL STICK HANDLING & SHOOTING (7wk, weekly 1 hr. sessions) (THURSDAY Nights)

Ben Busden, Head Coach of Swedish Elite League & former Head Instructor from Turcotte Stick

Handling, and Chris Dyment, Bruin and BU Captain, will head up our defensive skills program. This

program is designed on improving the skills of a defenseman by concentrating on skating, angling,

position, and checking. This camp is very popular and sells out quickly. COST PER PLAYER = $180

GRADES 6, 7 & 8 - 6:40 PM

COMBINED PROGRAM SPECIAL $330 FOR BOTH SESSIONS

Martian Hockey 2016 Summer Sessions Announced

SKILLS PROGRAM FORMAT (GIRLS & BOYS)

 

Skills and Cross Ice Combined program for the SUMMER of 2016!!

 

MONDAY, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, AND THURSDAY

STARTING THE WEEK OF JUNE 20th AND FINISHING BY AUGUST 19TH

 

120 minutes weekly sessions, 8 weeks, PHILLIPS ACADEMY

 

COST $270

 

Martian Sports Skills will continue with our new format to our successful skills program for the SUMMER of 2016! We will expand this combination of our successful skills format and the success of the development of our Cross Ice game format to 120 minutes each week for the summer of 2016. Each player will receive 60 minutes of skills instruction weekly and a 60 minute XICE GAME EACH WEEK.

 

Paul Sacco and Chris Dyment will once again return to run our successful 8 WEEK, WEEKLY program for mite, squirt, and pee wee/ bantam players. Each of these programs will meet once a week for 8 weeks for 120 minutes. The program is designed around the following weekly lessons:

 

 

 

 

Weekly Lessons

Week 1: Discovering your edges

Week 2: The importance of balance

Week 3: Stopping and starting

Week 4: Crossovers / quick acceleration

Week 5: Backward skating and transition

Week 6: Shooting and Stick handling

Week 7: Battle Skills and Body position/angling

Week 8 : Martian Cup

 

All of our weekly lessons are weekly skills are reviewed each week with the purpose of building a foundation for the young players to build on throughout the entire program.

 

COST IS $270 PER SESSION PER PLAYER

 

EACH PLAYER WILL RECEIVE A TOTAL OF 16 HOURS OF INSTRUCTION.

MARTIAN CUP TOURNAMENT 2016

Martian Sports Skills is pleased to announce that our 17th annual tournament will cap off our summer skills programs. This tournament is the highlight of all of our participants as they play for the right to carry the cup around the ice like their hero’s of the NHL. The winners will also have their name etched on the cup for future players to admire. The tournament will take place  August 8th to August 19, 2016.

Session # Day Rink who Time Cost
1 Monday 6/20 to 8/15 (No Ice 8/8) Harrison Mites/First Year Squirts 4:20 to 6:20 pm $270
2 Monday 6/20 to 8/12 Harrison Mites only 6:30 to 8:30 pm $270
3 Monday 6/20 to 8/12 Gurry/South Mites/First Year Squirts 6:40 to 8:40 pm $270
4 Tuesday 6/23 to 8/17 Gurry/South High School Skills (8 weeks) + Game each week 4:00- 6:20 pm $399
4A Full HS Team ( Skills + 1 League Game per week) Team cost (up to 17 players max) $5,250
5 Tuesday 6/21 to 8/9 Harrison PW/Bantams 6:30 to 8:30 pm $270
6 Tuesday 6/21 to 8/9 Gurry/South Mites/First Year Squirts 6:40 to 8:40 pm $270
7 Tuesday 6/21 to 8/17 (No Ice 8/9) Gurry/South Mites/First Year Squirts 4:20 to 6:20 pm $270
8 Wednesday 6/22 to 8/17 Merrimack College Goalie skills w/ Stop it goaltending 7:10 to 8:20 pm $320
9 Wednesday 6/22 to 8/10 Harrison PW/ 2nd year Squirts 6:30 to 8:30 pm $270
10 Wednesday 6/22 to 8/10 Gurry/South PW/ 2nd year Squirts 6:40 to 8:40 pm $270
11 Thursday 6/23 to 8/18(no ice 8/11) Gurry/South Girls U12 and U14 4:20 - 6:20 pm $270
12 Thursday 6/23 to 8/18(no ice 8/11) Harrison PW/Bantams 4:10 - 6:10 pm $270
13 Thursday 6/23 to 8/11 Harrison Squirts only 6:20 to 8:20 pm $270
14 Thursday 6/23 to 8/4 Gurry/South (6th, 7th, 8th grade players) Stick handling and Sniper skills 6:40 to 7:40 pm (7 weeks) $180
15 Thursday 6/25 to 8/4 Gurry/South ( 6th, 7th, 8th grade players) Checking and Battle Skills 7:50 to 8:50 pm (7 weeks) $180
14+15 Thursday 6/25 to 8/4 Gurry/South Save $$ sign up for Both Session 14 + 15 6:40 to 8:50 pm (7 weeks) $330

Martian Cup Madness 2015

Tuesday 4:20 pm Session

Tuesday 6:30 pm Session

Tuesday 6:40 pm Session

Wednesday 6:30 pm Session

Wednesday 6:40 pm Session

Thursday 4:10 pm Session

Thursday 4:20 pm Session

Thursday 6:30 pm Session

Summer Online Registration is Live

The Summer 2015 Summer Registration is now live! Please look at the left hand menu and choose the online registration button. This will direct you to our online link and follow the instructions.

Thanks!

Summer 2016 Summer Schedule Announced

Martian Cup and Jamboree Schedules

Date Day Time Usage Rink
10-Aug Monday 6-8:40 pm MC Session #2 ( Monday Mite only) Harrison
10-Aug Monday 6:40 - 9:20 pm MC Session #3 (Monday 6:40 pm Mite/Sq) Gurry
11-Aug Tuesday 8:40 PM Rockport vs Tewksbury Harrison
11-Aug Tuesday 5:50 pm -8:30 pm MC Session # 5 (Tues. PW/BTM 6:30 pm) Harrison
11-Aug Tuesday 6:30 pm - 9:10 pm MC Session #6 (Tuesday Mite/SQ 6:40 pm) Gurry
12-Aug Wednesday 6:00 pm - 8:40 pm MC Session #9 Squirt/PW (6:30 pm session) Harrison
12-Aug Wednesday 6:40 pm - 9:20 pm MC Session #10 Squirt/PW (6:40 pm session) Gurry
13-Aug Thursday 5:20 to 6:20 pm Medford vrs Tewksbury Harrison
13-Aug Thursday 6:30 pm - 9:10 pm MC Cup Session #13 (6:30 pm Squirt Only) Harrison
13-Aug Thursday 6:40 pm - 9:30 pm Group B Jamboree Freshman/Sophomore Gurry
17-Aug Monday 6-8:40 pm MC Session #1 (Monday Mite/SQ 4:20 pm) Harrison
17-Aug Monday 6:40 pm to 9:20 pm Group A Jamboree HS League Gurry
18-Aug Tuesday 5:50 pm -8:30 pm MC Session #7 ( Tuesday Mite/SQ 4:20 pm session) Gurry
18-Aug Tuesday 6-8:40 pm MC Session #12 ( Thursday PW/BTM 4:10 pm session) Harrison
19-Aug Wednesday 6:30 - 9:10 pm MC Session #11 ( Thursday Girls only 4:20 pm) Harrison
19-Aug Wednesday 6:40 pm - 8:40 pm Middle school Jamboree Gurry