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Howies Spring Hockey League

(Formerly Dippin' Dots)

The 46th Annual Spring Hockey League (previously sponsored by Dippin' Dots) will begin in the Spring and everyone is invited to Join!! The league is thrilled to announce a NEW partnership with HOWIES Hockey Tape.  Open to both Boys and Girls, with Beginner, Intermediate (House), and Advanced (Travel) players the league guarantees every skater an equal opportunity to play with equal ice time. The league is designed for ALL players to have FUN and at the same time improve their skills in Skating and Team Play. Note: All divisions will receive a FREE Player Evaluation-Rating session as part of the program.  

Note: ALL Divisions in the 2021 HOWIES Hockey League are NON - CHECKING
This is a Skill Development League!

NOTE:  Games have now been approved and we fully anticipate that the 2021 season will play as scheduled!  However, we will apply a 100% Refund to any registration if the 2021 SHL is forced to cancel the season due to COVID. 

Still time to sign up!

Evaluation times/schedules we be emailed out to all participants the week of March 29.   There is still time to sign up as game play will not begin until final week in April!


  • LEAGUE Jerseys with include printed PLAYER Name and Custom # as part of the cost of the program. 
  • Penalty Shots will replace Minor Penalties in the SHL
  • FULL-TIME Goaltenders assigned to a team with (2) GOALIES will receive a $100 credit back on their league fee AFTER teams are fully assigned.

HOWIES Spring League FAQ


Division 2021 Birthdates Format Cost
Division 1: Half Ice 2013 - 2017 3 Practice Sessions
10 Games
Division 3: Full Ice 2013 - 2015 3 Practice Sessions
14 Games
Division 4 2011 - 2012 3 Practice Sessions
14 Games
Division 5 2009 - 2010 3 Practice Sessions
14 Games
Division 6 2006 - 2008 2 Practice Sessions
12 Games
  • A minimum of 10 games will be played on Saturday or Sunday at either Holiday Twin Rinks or Leisure Rinks during Prime Ice Time so that Parents may attend the games. Team Practices will be held prior to the Games beginning. All games will have 70-90 minutes of ice time. After the Rating Sessions, Teams will be formed and Practices and Games will begin!
  • NEW! Each Player will receive an official HOWIES SPRING HOCKEY LEAGUE Jersey and Matching Team Socks as part of the cost of the program. 
  • Note ALL players MUST attend one of our Rating Sessions or any player request will be VOID
  • There is a $75 discount per player for the 3rd and each additional child from the same immediate family.
  • There will be NO deposits refunded in the HOWIES league.  Players dropping out can receive a pro-rated STORE CREDIT less deposit paid.
  • Apply to be a Head Coach in the 2021 HOWIES Spring Hockey League.
  • Apply to be a ScoreKeeper for the league.


SHL Commissioner

Registration Questions ? Mark Grundtisch