The BEST Summer Hockey League in Chicago for Players ages 17 and Up.
2017 SCHL PLAYOFFS WILL BE ON AUGUST 1ST !
6:50PM #3 SEED SCHL BLUE vs #4 SEED SCHL ORANGE (ORANGE EDGES BLUE 7-6 IN THE 3RD PLACE GAME)
8:30PM #1 SEED SCHL GOLD vs #2 SEED SCHL WHITE (Gold beats White 5-2 IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME).
Congratulations to "Coach T" and the Gold team on their undefeated season.
2017 SCHL AWARD WINNERS
LEAGUE MVP - JOSHUA ALBRECHT, GOLD
MVP GOALIE - JUSTIN DAVIDSON, BLUE
LEADING SCORER - DANIEL RUTKOWSKI, ORANGE AND MICHAEL DESALVO, WHITE
MVP HIGH SCHOOL PLAYER - CONNOR KELLY, WHITE
MVP DEFENSEMAN - CROSLEY DUCKMAN, GOLD
COMMISSIONER AWARD - MIKE "COACH T" TOMPKINS, GOLD.
Congratulations to all the award winners and a special "Thank you" to all the players in the league for another great season.
We are excited to get the 2017 season underway. Take a look at our Facebook page for game pics. Also, follow your stats throughout the league in the team/rosters tab. We will be giving out awards at the end of the season: League MVP, MVP Forward, MVP Defenseman, MVP Goaltender, Top High School Player and the Commissioner's Award.
About the SCHL:
The SCHL is a draft league. All players are drafted on a team through a coach's draft. The SCHL runs 10 games in the month of July. Two games a week; typically, one on Tuesday evening, one on Thursday evening throughout the month of July. The league is open to players 17 and up. The league is a fast pace, full check, regular hockey game. The SCHL is designed to keep and/or get College/Jr and future College/Jr. players skating at a strong pace to prepare for tryouts and camps in August. Each player will receive a game jersey and socks. Numerous awards are given out at the end of each SCHL season.
The Game: 20 min run time periods, 5 man shoot out and the end of each game regardless of the score.
Rink: All games are anticipated to be played at the West Meadows ice arena in Rolling Meadows.
High School Players - The league is open to players 17 and up. Typically, HS Seniors can play in the league. For any age up waivers or special requests, please contact Steve at firstname.lastname@example.org
To Register - Click "2017 Player Registration" on the top right hand corner of this page. Registrations without payments will not be eligible for the draft.
Fees: Players $375.00 and Goalies $350.00. Fees are payable through credit card on the registration. THERE IS A $50 DISCOUNT IF REGISTERED BEFORE MAY 1ST, 2017
Season: The Season will run from June 27th - August 1st; consisting of 10 games; two games per week.
Coaches Draft: THE DRAFT TAKES PLACE IN MID JUNE. The draft is for coaches and league officials only; players cannot attend. Players will be drafted through a coaches draft. The registration form will act as the players resume for the coaches. Put as much info about yourself as possible on the registration form. The coaches will use these forms as they select their team.
IMPORTANT registration tip - You're registration is your "Hockey Resume." The Coaches will use this registration/resume as they draft players. The league can accomodate car pool situations with a pre approval from Steve. Email Steve@schlchicago for any issues.
Each year since it's inception in 2003, the SCHL has grown size and quality. We look forward to continuing that trend this year and in future years.
Below is a list of 2017 SCHL Coaches:
Nick Cinquegrani - NWC Mid Min;
Jerry Fronek - Head Coach DePaul University;
Tony Klonowski - Assistant Coach, DePaul University;
Nick Madonia - Northern Illinois University D2;
Dave Mugavero "Mugsy" - St Viator Varsity;
Mike Rohdenburg - Bruins Mid Maj CSDHL, member Illinois Hockey Hall of Fame;
Mike Tompkins - NWC Mid Maj & Mid Min, Head Coach; Board Member, Chicago Cougars & Wisconsin Rapids River Kings; Scout, Dells Ducks;
Bob Wagner - BGHW Varsity, Illinois High School Hockey League-North Central President;
Chris Waters - BGHW Varsity Head Coach.
Take a look at our facebook page
A LOT of pics have been uploaded to our SCHL facebook page. Be cool and tag yourself.