Key Dates (Burlington Girls Hockey Club)

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KEY DATES 2019-2020 Season

This section will be updated as dates and deadlines become available.

  1. Saturday September 7th - Sunday September 8th - "Back-to-Hockey" mini-tournament, used to help with player evaluations.
    1. Date Arena  Time and Division  
       Saturday, Sept 7
       Mainway B
      7:30am - 10:30am  Atom Division
      10:30am - 1:30pm  Novice Division

       Sunday, Sept 8
      Mainway B  
      7:30am - 10:30am  PeeWee Division
      10:30am - 1:30pm  Bantam Division

    2. The players in each division will be divided into two groups and players will be allocated to one of the specific slots for that division (an email will be sent by Sept 4 with this information)
  2. Sunday, September 22nd - HOUSE LEAGUE DAY - at the new BGHC office.  Refer to schedule posted on HOME page for your division.  Meet your coach, get your jersey, meet teammates, BBQ and other events.
  3. Week of September 23rd - SEASON STARTS (except Initiation Program) - first practices for most teams.  Atom, PeeWee and Bantam practices tentatively scheduled for September 26th, 27th or 28th and Novice for September 29th.  All dates are depending on ice availability.
  4. Sunday September 29th - FIRST SKATE  for Initiation Program. Full season begins Thursday October 17th for IP2. Check the IP Calendar for confirmed dates and times.
  5. October 12th to 14th - Thanksgiving Break - no house league games or practices
  6. Saturday October 13th - STAFF NAMES AND PLAYER JERSEY NUMBERS DUE - to Gail Marcos at [email protected]
  7. Saturday October 27th - SIGNED WAIVER FORMS DUE to Gail Marcos at [email protected]
  8. November 2 - Team Photo Day.  The schedule is currently being developed.  Visit our Home Page for updates.
  9. November 6 & 7 - The Gift of Giving Back Food Drive at Robert Bateman High School
  10. December 23, 2019 through January 1, 2020 - Christmas Break - no house league - practices and games resume Thursday, January 2nd
  11. TBD -  Playoffs BEGIN (Novice, Atom, PeeWee, Bantam) - single round robin to determine placement for championship day; Midget first playoff game is TBD and will be a double round robin
  12. TBD - Final Playoff games (Novice, Atom, PeeWee, Bantam) - subject to makeup games required; Midget final date isTBD
  13. March 13th to March 21st, 2020 - MARCH BREAK - no house league
  14. March 28th & 29th, 2020 - House League Championship weekend.  Final weekend of BGHC house league season pending any post-season tournaments entered.  All teams will play on Saturday March 28th.  Semi-final winners for Novice, Atom, PeeWee, Bantam and Midget will play for GOLD on Sunday March 29th.  Everyone's a winner this weekend!
  15. April 12, 2020 - EASTER SUNDAY - Generally the final DS tournament of the season is played in Brampton on Easter weekend, but this is at the discretion of the DS coach(es)