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BUTTENDZ Summer Skills League


NEW!!  We have revamped the High School Stars summer hockey into the BUTTENDZ SUMMER SKILLS LEAGUE. This year we will be playing a 4 on 4 format that emphasizes Skill Development. Three Divisions: JV, Varsity and GIRLS! With NO checking and more available ice, the league provides a great opportunity to stay sharp this summer and compete against other high-quality players/teams. The league will feature 8-12 teams and will begin in early May.  And will include 10 games, FREE Playoffs, FREE Jersey/Team Socks. As well as online statistics! 

Games will be played Monday-Thursday nights!

The BUTTENDZ SUMMER SKILLS league is an AAU Sanctioned league. 
All Players will require AAU membership to participate.  

If you have not yet registered here is the direct link.

League Features

  • Exciting and fast-paced 4 on 4 Hockey!
  • 3 Divisions - JV, Varsity & GIRLS
  • Play a 10 game schedule plus FREE playoffs for qualifying teams
  • $125 Special Summer Ice rate for Team Practices
  • Divisional Champions will receive Custom Championship Awards!
  • Facebook PLAYER of the WEEK prizes!
  • All games will be played during Prime Weeknight Ice Time.
  • NEW!!! The Summer Skills is now a NO CHECKING league.  The focus will be on Skating and Skill Development!
  • Includes "Buffalo Summer Skills" Jersey with Matching Socks

Note to Goaltenders: If you a Goalie registering as an Individual (not affiliated with a team) we will do our best to assign you to a team. If we are unable to find a team for you then a FULL refund will be issued.

Note to Skaters without a Team Affiliation:  Individuals will be required to attend a single session EVALUATION SKATE where they will be rated prior to being assigned to a team.  Time / Date will be advised.

Rules & Eligibility

  • All Teams will play under WNY High School Rules.
  • This is an AAU Sanctioned League.  All Players must have current AAU insurance to participate.
  • Only current HS players are eligible (including Seniors graduating in 2022)
  • Canadian players born in 2004 or later.
  • Players must play in a minimum of (5) games to be Playoff Eligible.
  • Team Rosters will be FROZEN after the 6th game.

Cost & Registration

  • Cost per SKATER is $220
  • Cost per GOALTENDER is $175
  • Teams will be formed by MAY 1, 2022.  Applications received after this date will be accepted on a space-available basis
  • All Game Schedules, Standings, and Individual Player Statistics will be posted and tracked online.