• For Players Ages 17 & Up
  • 10 Games - July Only League - No Practices
  • Players Sign up Individually - Teams are selected through a coaches Draft

The BEST Summer Hockey League in Chicago for Players ages 17 and Up.


Players can register using the registration link on the top right of the web site.





-) Joshua Albrecht -Goalie - Crystal Lake South HS / Northern Michigan University

-) Eric Arrigo - Forward - Chgo Bulldogs / Minnesota Magicians NAHL

-) Brock Ash - Forward - Bruins CSDHL U18 / ISU

-) Zachary Bochenek - Forward - Joliet Jaguars U18 Elite / Aurora University ACHA

-) Cole Bocock - Forward - Muenster Mustangs

-) Charlie Borta - Goalie - D211 High School

-) Eric Brennan - Forward - Northern Illinois University

-) Mark Candotti - Defense - University of Illinois

-) Holden Carkner - Forward - Northern Illinois University

-) Crosley Duckmann - Defense - Illinois State University

-) Ryan Dyball - Goalie - Maine Twnshp High School

-) Bailey Giltner - Forward/Defense - University of Minnesota ACHA D2

-) Jonathan Goldberg - Defense - Stevenson High School

-) Zach Gunderson - Forward - Glenbard High School

-) Donald Guskey - Forward - NW Chargers NJPHL U18

-) Jake Hamilton - Defense - Northern Illinois University

-) Eric Helm - Forward - Crystal Lake High School

-) Timothy Hoffenkamp - Forward - Lewis University

-) Tristen Hultberg - Forward - Chicago Cougars USPHL

-) Aaron Karkos - Goalie - Illinois State University

-) Mike Kavanaugh - Defense - Chicago Cougars USPHL Elite

-) Alessandro Kilchherr - Goalie - Naperville North Huskies

-) MItchell Kimball - Forward - Chicago Hawks CSDHL U18 NJPL

-) Chris Leonard - Defense - DePaul University

-) Michael Ligas - Forward - Leafs

-) Carl Lindgren - Goalie - Northern IL University / Florida Eels USPHL

-) Eric Lifvendahl - Forward/Defense - Miami University

-) Peter Lifvendahl - New Trier High School Blue

-) Jack Lutz - Goalie - Deerfield HS / Colorado State University

-) Nick Madej - Forward - University of Toledo ACHA

-) Spiro Maglaris - Forward - BGHW High School

-) Timothy McDonnell - Goalie - University of Minnesota-Twin Cities ACHA

-) Chase McKellar - Goalie - Highland Park Varsity

-) Michael Pavone - Goalie - Lake Park High School / NW Chargers U16

-) Craig Peterson - Forward - Iowa State University

-) Nicholas Rizzo - Forward - Lake Park High School

-) David Rutkowski - Forward - Iowa State University

-) Graham Soman - Defense - Boston College ACHA

-) Ryan Stark - Goalie - D211 High School / NWC Mid

-) Michael Weigand - Forward - Robert Morris University

-) Daniel Wolfe - Forward - Stevenson High School

-) Kevin Zajac - Forward - DePaul University

-) Tyler Zidron - Goalie - Maine Twnshp High School/Bradley University

-) Daniel Zielecki - Forward - Aurora University D3 NCAA



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 steve@schlchicago.com 

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.










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