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      2016-17 Open Tryouts

      The Esmark Stars AAA Hockey Club have concluded open tryouts for the 2016-17 season.

      Selections for the team are listed on our tryout results page.

      Thank you to all who signed up and participated in tryouts. The selection process was extremely competitive and decisions difficult to make.

      Players interested in supplemental tryouts for the U15 AAA and U14 AAA teams, should contact Dave Kosick (dwk@thekmagroup.com) to make arrangements to attend an upcoming skate.

      Esmark Stars U15 Team Seeks Forward and Defenseman

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      The 2001 (U15) Esmark Stars AAA team is still seeking to add an additional forward and defenseman to their roster.

      If you are a highly motivated, and skilled U15 (2001 birth-year) player looking for a chance to showcase your skills against some of the best players in the nation, the Esmark program offers such an opportunity ... to receive advanced coaching and training mixed with high-profile showcase opportunities.

      The U15 AAA Esmark Stars squad will be participating in the U15 Pure Division of the North American Prospects Hockey League (NAPHL), a member of the NAHL league of programs.  In addition, they will participate in a series of high profile tournaments ... as well as home and away games with select AAA programs.

      If you are a 2001 birth-year player and looking for an opportunity to test your skills against the nations's top U15 competition, get the training necessary to continue or start your Tier I journey and develop your game to the highest level ... this is a can't miss opportunity.

      To receive information on supplemental skate dates and information on the Esmark Stars program, please forward contact Dave Kosick at (dwk@thekmagroup.com) or Derik Gaworski at (derik.gaworski@gmail.com). 


      Player Openings - Midget Esmark Stars (U18 and U15)

      The Esmark Stars AAA Hockey Program still has a couple of roster spots available on their U18 and U15 squads.

      The 18U AAA team is still seeking a couple of high skilled, quality (1998 - 2000 birth-year) forwards looking for an opportunity to test their skills against some of the best players in the nation.

      The 15U AAA team is seeking an additional forward and defenseman (2001 or 2002 birth year) ready to play midget hockey and compete against the best 15U players in the nation.

      The U18, U16 and U15 Esmark Stars squads are all members of and participate in the North American Prospects Hockey League (NAPHL), a member of the NAHL league of programs.  In addition, each team will participate in a series of high profile tournaments ... as well as home and away games with select AAA programs.

      If you are a midget-aged looking for an opportunity to test your skills against the nations's top midget teams, get the training necessary to continue or start your hockey journey and develop your game to the highest level ... this is a can't miss opportunity.

      To receive information on supplemental skate dates and information on the Esmark Stars program, please forward contact (18U) Dave Kosick at dwk@thekmagroup.com; or (15U) Derik Gaworski at derik.gaworski@gmail.com


      ESMARK STARS AAA HOCKEY - BILLET FAMILIES WANTED

      Know a family interested in opening their house to a travel hockey player billet for the upcoming 2016-2017 season?

      The Esmark Stars AAA Hockey Club is seeking families interested in serving as billet families. Families, both from within and outside of the Esmark Stars and Pittsburgh Viper Hockey Organization, are encouraged to participate.

      If your family would be interested in participating or if you have any questions, please contact Tara Gorscak @ (724) 689-9911.

      Esmark Stars AAA 2016-2017 COACHES

      The Esmark Stars AAA Hockey Club is pleased to announce their head coaches for the 2016-2017 season.

      18U AAA - Dave Kosick
      16U AAA - Yuri Krivokhija
      15U AAA - Derik Gaworski

      14U AAA - Mike Heltman
      13U AAA - Eric Tisdale