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TRY HOCKEY FOR FREE (THFF)

Date and Time: Sunday, August 21st from 2:00–2:45 pm

Location: George's Pond at Hirsch Coliseum, Shreveport LA

Ages: Boys and girls ages 5 to 9 years old

Prerequisite: None

Cost/Sign-Up: Click “Registration” tab above

Come join Mudbug Youth Hockey for this single 45 minute on-ice class.  We will have our USA Hockey certified coaches on the ice to help introduce potential new players to our great game for FREE!!! 

No hockey experience or USA Hockey registration is required. We will loan your player a helmet, gloves, stick, and skates at no cost to be returned after the class.  We ask you please arrive at 1:00 pm on the 21st so we can outfit each player before class starts.  

Classes are limited to 40 players, and there are no drop-ins.  Registration closes two days prior to the class, or when the class is full.  If you have participated in a Mudbugs Youth Hockey program (Lean 2 Skate, Learn 2 Play, or house league) you are not eligible for this event.

For questions email myhahockeydirector@aol.com

LEARN 2 SKATE (L2S)

Dates/Times

Sunday, August 28th…2:00-2:45 pm

Thursday, September 1st…6:00-6:45 pm

Sunday, September 4th…2:00-2:45 pm

Thursday, September 8th…6:00-6:45 pm

Sunday, September 11th…2:00-2:45 pm

Thursday, September 15th…6:00-6:45 pm

Location:  George's Pond at Hirsch Coliseum, Shreveport LA

Ages:  5 to 99 years old

Prerequisite:  None

Cost/Sign-Up Click “Registration” tab above

L2S is the 1st of 2 steps in our hockey development program.  This session consists of 6, 45 minute on-ice classes to teach skaters the fundamentals and get them comfortable on the ice.  They will learn; forward strides, stops, backwards skating, etc.  Once these skills have been mastered, it will be time to move on to the next step in our development program; Learn 2 Play.

No hockey experience or USA Hockey registration is required. We will loan your skater a helmet and skates at no cost to be returned after the session.  We ask you please arrive 1 hour prior to the start time on the first day so we can outfit each player before class starts.  

Sessions are limited to 40 skaters, and there are no drop-ins.  Registration closes two days prior to the first class, or when the session is full.  

For questions email myhahockeydirector@aol.com

Learn 2 Play (L2P)

Dates/Times

Sunday, August 28th…3:00-4:00 pm

Thursday, September 1st…7:00-8:00 pm

Sunday, September 4th…3:00-4:00 pm

Thursday, September 8th…7:00-8:00 pm

Sunday, September 11th…3:00-4:00 pm

Thursday, September 15th…7:00-8:00 pm

Location:  George's Pond at Hirsch Coliseum, Shreveport LA

Ages:  5 to 99 years old

Prerequisite:  * Learn 2 Skate (L2S)

Cost/Sign-Up Click “Registration” tab above

This is the 2nd and final step in our hockey development program.  This session consists of 6, one hour on-ice classes to teach players fundamental individual hockey skills; puck control, passing, shooting, and more skating.  Once these skills have been mastered, it will be time to join our house league.  

Players must have graduated from L2S before signing up for L2P.  USA Hockey registration is not required.  We have limited youth/adult-sized equipment to loan out at no cost to be returned after the session.  Those requesting equipment should arrive 1 hour prior to the start time on the first day so we can outfit each player before class starts.  

Sessions are limited to 40 players, and there are no drop-ins.  Registration closes two days prior to the first class, or when the session is full. 

* If your player has ice skating/ice hockey experience, but has not completed MYHA’s L2S contact Coach Dave at the email below for an individual evaluation. 

For questions email myhahockeydirector@aol.com

2022-2023 MYHA House League

Registration will open around August 1st!!!  Our season will run tentatively from mid September 2022 till early March 2023.  Please keep checking here, or on our Muddbugs Youth Hockey Facebook page for more information.

Schedules:  TBD

Location:  George's Pond at Hirsch Coliseum, Shreveport LA

Prerequisites:  USA Hockey registration and Learn 2 Play graduation

Ages:  5 to 18 years old (age group based on child’s age on December 31st, 2022)

* Dates, age groups, and schedules may change due to age group enrollment sizes.

For questions email jrmudbugs@aol.com

Need Cool MYHA Gear???

Check out our online store for all your Youth Hockey and High School hockey custom apparel and gear!!!! You can shop around the clock, all from the comfort of your home, office, or even the rink.

CLICK HERE and start shopping.  Once you selected your items, check out, and you order is shipped directly to you.  Best part, a percentage of the proceeds geauxs back to MYHA!!!

For questions email jmudbugs@aol.com

COACHING EDUCATION PROGRAM (CEP)

USA Hockey will be conducting Level 1-4 coaching clinics virtually again this season.  To find, and register for a USA Hockey CEP certification clinic CLICK HERE.

If clinics are full check back periodically as additional clinics will be posted as the season progresses.  All clinics must be completed by December 31st 2022.  

For all coaching requirements click the “Volunteer” tab above and see the steps listed.

For questions email myhahockeydirector@aol.com

WANT TO HELP???

MYHA is an all-volunteer organization, and we can always use extra hands.  How can you help?  We have three areas; coaches, on-ice volunteers, and off-ice volunteers.  You can help as much or little as you like. 

No experience?  No problem, as none is required.  MYHA’s staff along with USA Hockey will ensure you find the training you need for the area you’re interested in.

If this sounds like something you would enjoy click the “Volunteer” tab above to see more information about each position.  If you want to then join the team, just follow the steps listed and we will see you around the rink.

For questions email jrmudbugs@aol.com

Want Mudbugs tickets???

Check out the coolest game in Shreveport, and get the best seats in the house for every Mudbugs home game this season at George's Pond at Hirsch Coliseum

For single game, season, and group tickets, or suite packages visit mudbugshockey.com or contact the Shreveport Mudbugs Sales Office at 318-636-7094 ext 102.

2021-2022 ADULT HOCKEY LEAGUE

Contact Tommy Scott (tommy@mudbugshockey.com) with any questions.

Beau Raines

President

Phone: 318-560-0563

Dave "Double-D" Brocato

Hockey Director/USA Hockey Coach Developer

Phone: 757-869-9312

Patrick "Loaf" Stevens

Coach-in-Chief

Phone: 303-819-7470

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