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Stars Announce Supplemental Tryouts for Bantam Minor Squad

By DLG, 06/25/20, 12:15PM EDT



Pittsburgh, PA - The Esmark Stars AAA Hockey Club have announced "Supplemental Tryouts" for the Bantam Minor (2007 birth year) for the upcoming 2020-2021 season.

Following the recent conclusion of advertised tryouts for the upcoming season and the corresponding selection of players, there remains a limited amount of roster positions available.

The supplemental tryouts, which are free, will be held on Saturday, June 27, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m., and Sunday, June 28, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Players who participated in the original tryout and were not offered roster positions, are welcome to attend.

The skates will be held at the Pittsburgh Ice Arena, home ice of the Esmark Stars AAA Hockey program.

The Stars also announced the coaching staff for the 2007 Bantam Major team.  The staff will be headed by former Esmark Stars player Bill Rapone.  Ryan Sweeney and Luke Kopchak will serve as assistant coaches.  Nick Mish will serve as the goaltender instructor. And Yuri Krivokhija will be the skills development director. Additional skills instructors will be announced in the near future.

For additional information on the Bantam Minor supplemental tryouts, please contact Esmark Stars General Manager Dave Kosick (