• 2017 REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.
  • 2017 Fall Practices start the week of August 14, 2017. See age group practice days/times below.
  • Fall Field help needed! Please consider volunteering!

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2018 SUMMER AND FALL REGISTRATION INFORMATION

NORTH CARROLL STORM FIELD HOCKEY

 

North Carroll Recreation Council STORM Field Hockey is a member of the Maryland Youth Field Hockey League (please see http://www.eteamz.com/myfhl/). Children entering grades K-8 (and 9th graders that do not play for any high school) are eligible for participation in the fall 2018 season. For more information about all the program has to offer and to review all handouts/policies, please visit our website at: http://www.leaguelineup.com/welcome.asp?url=ncrcfieldhockey

 

NC STORM FIELD HOCKEY SUMMER CLINICS: 4 EVENING SESSIONS (TBA) during July 16, 2017- August 13, 2018

Four summer clinic sessions per age group will be held at either North Carroll High School or Leister’s Park, in Hampstead MD to raise money for the program to purchase new equipment for our players and to develop our skills for the 2018 fall season. New and experienced players welcome!! Cost: $30.00 for fall 2018 registered players / $45.00 for non-registered players. Registration for the summer clinics will open by mid-May, 2018 through StoneAlley. There are no refunds or pro-rated costs for the summer clinics. Each player will need to have a field hockey stick, a mouth guard (cannot be white or clear), cleats, shin guards, and regulation goggles.  http://stonealley.com/program/NorthCarroll/group/FieldHockey

 

Anticipated field locations/practice days are as follows for summer clinics (subject to change):

·       Grade 1/2: Monday evenings (Leister’s Park)

·       Grade 3/4: Tuesday evenings (NCHS)

·       Grade 5-9: Thursday evenings (NCHS)

Coaches will let all age group participants know specific dates for sessions by July 8, 2018.

FALL 2018 REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! Fall 2018 registration will open in May 2018 and will close on July 20, 2018 so that uniforms may be ordered and received by the first fall games. There is a $10.00 EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT for all fall registrations received by 11:59pm on July 6, 2018. Any registrations received after 11:59 on July 20, 2018 will be charged an additional $50.00 late registration fee and participants cannot be guaranteed a uniform prior to the first game. No registrations will be accepted after July 31, 2018. Refunds for the 2018 fall season cannot be given for any reason after 11:59pm on July 20, 2018. New and experienced players welcome!!

ANTICIPATED FALL PRACTICE SCHEDULES & HOME FIELDS LOCATION (SUBJECT TO CHANGE):

For the preK/K clinic, there will be a six-week session (9/5/18-10/10/18) with practices being held on Wednesday evenings at Leister’s Park in Hampstead, MD on Monday and/or Wednesday evenings.

For grades 1-2, it is anticipated that all regular season practices will be held at Leister’s Park in Hampstead, MD on Monday and Wednesday evenings.

For grades 3-4, it is anticipated that all regular season practices and games will be held at North Carroll High School in Hampstead, MD on Tuesday and Thursday evenings.

For grades 5-6, it is anticipated that all regular season practices and games will be held at North Carroll High School in Hampstead, MD on Tuesday and Thursday evenings.

For grades 7-8, it is anticipated that all regular season practices and games will be held at North Carroll High School in Hampstead, MD on Monday and Wednesday evenings.

If your child is chosen to participate on a tournament team/elite team, there will be possible additional practices on Friday evenings or Saturday mornings (TBA).

FALL EQUIPMENT: Each player will need to purchase/obtain a field hockey stick, a mouth guard (cannot be white or clear), cleats, shin guards, and regulation goggles.

FALL UNIFORMS: Uniforms are required for all players in grades 1-9 and are not included in the registration fee. Players may use fall 2016/2017 storm uniforms (must provide jersey number) or may order new ones for the 2018 season. New uniform costs are as follows:

Jersey: $23.00

Socks:$5.00/pair

Kilt: $17.00

2018 Fall Season Registration Fees EARLY BIRD (prior to July 6, 2018):

Grades preK/K: $50.00 (tshirt included)

Grades 1-2: $75.00 (uniform not included)

Grades 3-4: $105.00 (uniform not included)

Grades 5-9: $130.00 (uniform not included)

 

2018 FALL SEASON REGISTRATION FEES (after July 6, 2018)

Grades preK/K: $60.00 (tshirt included)

Grades 1-2: $85.00 (uniform not included)

Grades 3-4: $115.00 (uniform not included)

Grades 5-9: $140.00 (uniform not included)

 

Specific Information for Children Entering Grades 3-8: *Mandatory practices start on or about August 15th and continue through the end of October/beginning of November each year. Failing to attend practice may impact playing time/starting during games. *Practices for these age groups are typically two hours long, are held twice a week and consist of running, stick skills, learning positions, and team building. Specific age group practice days and locations will be posted as soon as possible. *Team placement will be completed the first week of September. *Please note that we cannot guarantee any player/parent requests for a specific coach or team. Players must play in their specific age group unless their previous year coach recommends advancement in lieu of the player’s 2nd year in an age group and the board approves the same (cannot be parent or player request). * Grades 3-8 play regular season games on Sunday afternoons starting the Sunday after Labor Day each year. *Additional tournaments may be offered to select participants as an option at an additional cost per player/team at the coaches’ discretion. There is no guarantee of tournament play for any player and all tournament/elite players will be determined by coach selection. *Some travel is required (usually less than 45 minutes) as we play teams from Carroll County, Hereford County, Howard County, and Baltimore County. 

Specific Information for Children Entering Grades 1-2: *Practices start on or about August 15th and continue through the end of October each year. 1-2 grade practices are typically 1.0-1.5 hours long and are held once or twice per week and consist of running, stick skills, basic positions, team building and lots of FUN! *Please note that we cannot guarantee any player/parent requests for a specific coach or teams. * *1-2 grade players have the opportunity to participate in league 'play days' and scrimmages on Saturday mornings. *Some travel is required (usually less than 45 minutes) for the play days. * Grades 1-2 are required to purchase only a jersey and black socks.

Specific Information for Children Entering preK/Kindergarten: *Child must turn four (4) on or before September 1, 2018 to participate and be entering pre-k. * This age group will practice for 1 hour one time per week. * Clinic session runs for six (6) weeks starting on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 and concluding on Wednesday, October 10, 2018. * preK/K participants receive a tshirt with their registration fee. * PreK/K participants do not participate in league ‘play days’ and are not required to purchase a uniform.


Please bring your mum orders to practice either tonight (9/12) or tomorrow night (9/13). Thanks!!

September 12, 2017

All age group practices are cancelled this evening (9.6.17) due to the weather and field conditions


All practices are cancelled tonight (8/29/17)


2017 PICTURES- SAVE THE DATE FOR 9/9/17 (rain date 9/16/17)

We have arranged for team pictures to take place on SATURDAY AFTERNOON, September 9, 2017 between 1:30pm until 5:30pm (with a rain-date of SATURDAY AFTERNOON, September 16, 2017 between 1:30pm until 5:30pm). 🏑🏑🏑
The specific schedule for each age group shall be as follows:
 
1:30-2:30 grades 5&6
2:30-3:30 grades 3&4
3:30-4:00 grades 7&8
4:00-4:30 grades 1&2
4:30-5:00 grades preK & K

3rd and 4th grade practice 8/15/17 MOVING TO NCHS tennis courts (tonight only)

Attention 3/4 parents: Practice for the 3/4 team will be moved this evening (only) to NCHS and will be held from 6-7pm due to soggy field conditions at Cape Horn. Please plan to meet at the tennis courts at North Carroll High School for conditioning and drills. PLEASE BRING SNEAKERS. The forecast looks like we will avoid thunderstorms, but as always, ensure that a parent or guardian can remain at practice in the event of a pop up storm. We will need to get all the girls and coaches off the field and into cars/shelter immediately should this occur.


Practice on 8/14/17 for Grades 1 and 2 are cancelled due to the weather and field conditions.


Fall 2017 Game Schedule for GRADES 3-9- PLEASE MARK YOUR CALENDAR

Please mark your calendars now that games will be on Sunday afternoons beginning on September 10, 2017 and continuing through October 22, 2017. The league provides the game schedules sometime during the week after Labor Day and as soon as we have the same, we will post them here as well as send out emails to all participants. Additionally, please clear your calendars for the league tournament (Halloween Havoc) which will take place on Saturday, October 28, 2017 AND Sunday, October 29, 2017 as all participants are expected to attend.

Please let your child's coach know immediately if you anticipate an absence for any Sunday or the Halloween Havoc tournament so that they may plan accordingly. We do not want to be in the position of not being able to field a team for any scheduled games/tournaments. Thanks in advance.   


FALL 2017 PRACTICE INFORMATION

We finally received our approved field use forms last night and are happy to announce that PRACTICES WILL START NEXT WEEK *8/14/2017* FOR GRADES 1-9, PRE-K/K PRACTICES START ON 9/9/17.  
All participants should be receiving an email from their coaches/age group coordinator within the next 24-48 hours with more detailed information related to their age group. Please be on the lookout for emails from stone alley and/or team snap.
2017 FALL SEASON AGE GROUP PRACTICE DAYS/TIMES
Entering Grades 1 & 2: Mondays/Wednesday from 6:00pm until 7:30pm- Cape Horn Park
Entering Grades 3 & 4: Tuesdays/Thursdays from 5:45pm until 7:45/dark- Cape Horn Park
Entering Grades 5 & 6: Tuesdays/Thursdays from 6:00pm until dark- North Carroll High School (practices may start earlier (5:30pm) later in the season when it is getting dark earlier)
Entering Grades 7, 8, & 9: Mondays/Wednesdays from 6:00pm until dark- North Carroll High School (practices may start earlier (5:30pm) later in the season when it is getting dark earlier)
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Entering PreK/K: Saturday mornings starting 9/9/2017 - North Carroll High School- (Time: (TBD) EMAIL WILL BE SENT OUT SOON )

REGISTRATION FOR THE FALL 2017 SEASON IS NOW CLOSED (as of 7/31/17).


FALL 2017 UNIFORM SIZING

FALL 2017 FIELD HOCKEY UNIFORM SIZING OPPORTUNITIES THIS WEEK: 

We will have some jerseys and kilts available at North Carroll High School for the girls to ‘try on’ for specific fall uniform sizing purposes. This is not mandatory, but rather an optional service for the program.

Please be advised that if you choose to not participate in the uniform sizing opportunities, we will order your daughter’s uniform pursuant to the sizing that you listed on your registration form.

We can measure any registered fall 2017 participant during the following time options at NCHS:

Tonight, Monday, July 24th- 6:30pm until 7:15pm

Tuesday, July 25th-  6:30pm until 7:30pm

Wednesday, July 26th- 6:30pm until 7:00pm

Monday, July 31st- 6:30pm until 7:00pm

Thanks so much! We look forward to seeing you soon!


2017 SUMMER CLINIC REGISTRATION INFORMATION

 

NC STORM FIELD HOCKEY SUMMER CLINICS: July 10, 2017- August 14, 2017

Summer clinics will be held at North Carroll High School, in Hampstead MD to raise money for the program to purchase new equipment for our players and to develop our skills for the 2017 fall season. New and experienced players welcome!! Cost: $30.00 for fall 2017 registered players / $45.00 for non-registered players. Registration for the summer clinics will open by May 15, 2017 through StoneAlley. There are no refunds or pro-rated costs for the summer clinics. Each player will need to have a field hockey stick, a mouth guard (cannot be white or clear), cleats, shin guards, and regulation goggles. 

http://stonealley.com/program/NorthCarroll/group/FieldHockey

 

2017 SUMMER CLINIC AGE GROUP PRACTICE DAYS/TIMES:
***ALL SUMMER CLINICS WILL BE HELD AT NORTH CARROLL HIGH SCHOOL***
Entering Grades 1 & 2: Wednesday evenings 6:30PM
Entering Grades 3 & 4: Monday evenings 6:30PM
Entering Grades 5, 6, 7, 8 & 9: Tuesday evenings 6:30PM
 
***Days/Times/Locations subject to change pursuant to field use allottment by NCRC***

 


2017 FALL SEASON REGISTRATION INFORMATION

NORTH CARROLL STORM FIELD HOCKEY

 

North Carroll Recreation Council STORM Field Hockey is a member of the Maryland Youth Field Hockey League (please see http://www.eteamz.com/myfhl/). Girls entering grades K-8 (and 9th graders that do not play for any high school) are eligible for participation in the fall 2017 season. For more information about all the program has to offer and to review all handouts/policies, please visit our website at: http://www.leaguelineup.com/welcome.asp?url=ncrcfieldhockey

 

FALL 2017 REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! Fall 2017 registration will openby May 15, 2017 and will close on July 15, 2017 so that uniforms may be ordered and received by the first games. Any registrations received after July 15, 2017 will be charged a $50.00 late registration fee and participants cannot be guaranteed a uniform prior to the first game. No registrations will be accepted after July 31, 2017. Refunds for the 2017 fall season cannot be given for any reason after July 15, 2017. New and experienced players welcome!!

 

FALL PRACTICE & HOME FIELDS LOCATION: It is anticipated that all regular season practices will be held at either North Carroll High School (large field hockey/baseball field) in Hampstead, MD or at Manchester Elementary School in Manchester, MD. Other possible field locations include Cape Horn Park, and MVHS. ***Field locations TBD for each age group based upon availability, needs/requirements, and group size***

2017 TENATIVE FALL SEASON AGE GROUP PRACTICE DAYS/TIMES

Entering PreK/K: Saturday mornings (Time TBD) 
Entering Grades 1 & 2: Mondays/Wednesdays (starting between 5:45p-6:00pm)
Entering Grades 3 & 4: Tuesdays/Thursdays (starting between 5:45p-6:00pm)
Entering Grades 5 & 6: Tuesdays/Thursdays (starting between 5:30pm-6:00pm)
Entering Grades 7, 8, & 9: Mondays/Wednesdays (starting between 5:30pm-6:00pm) 
 
***Days/Times/Locations subject to change pursuant to field use allottment by NCRC***

 

FALL EQUIPMENT: Each player will need to purchase/obtain a field hockey stick, a mouth guard (cannot be white or clear), cleats, shin guards, and regulation goggles.

FALL UNIFORMS: Uniforms are required for all players and are not included in the registration fee. Players may use fall 2016 storm uniforms (must provide jersey number) or may order new ones for the 2017 season. New uniform costs are as follows: Jersey: $23.00, Socks:$5.00/pair, Kilt (grades 3-9 only): $17.00

2017 Fall Season Registration Fees:

PreK/Kindergarden clinic (tshirt included): $50.00

Grades 1-2: $75.00 (uniform not included)

Grades 3-4: $105.00 (uniform not included)

Grades 5-9: $130.00 (uniform not included)

Specific Information for Girls Entering Grades 3-8: *Mandatory practices start on August 15, 2016 and continue through the end of October/beginning of November each year. *Practices for these age groups are typically two hours long, are held twice a week and consist of running, stick skills, learning positions, and team building. *Team placement will be completed the first week of September. *Please note that we cannot guarantee any player/parent requests for a specific coach or teams. * To accommodate carpooling issues, we will try to have it so that all age groups will practice on/at the same night/location/time. Grades 3-8 play regular season games on Sunday afternoons starting the Sunday after Labor Day each year. *Additional tournaments may be offered as an option at an additional cost per player/team at the coaches’ discretion. *Any Elite team player placement (if applicable) shall be at the coaches' discretion. *Some travel is required (usually less than 45 minutes) as we play teams from Carroll County, Hereford County, Howard County, and Baltimore County. 

Specific Information for Girls Entering Grades 1-2: *Practices start on August 15, 2016 and continue through the end of October. Clinic practices are typically 1.5 hours long and are held once or twice (per week and consist of running, stick skills, basic positions, team building and lots of FUN! *Please note that we cannot guarantee any player/parent requests for a specific coach or teams. * *Clinic players have the opportunity to participate in league 'play days' and scrimmages on Saturday mornings. *Some travel is required (usually less than 45 minutes) for the play days. 

 

Specific Information for Girls Entering Pre-K/Kindergarten: *Players will attend a six (6) week clinic Starting in September. Clinics will be held on Saturday mornings, are typically one hour in length and will consist of games, running, basic stick skills and team building.

 


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