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Welcome to the Lady Lions U10 team for the 2018-19 season.  


·         New Skill Sessions:  September-February Lady Lions U10 practices/skill sessions held on Mondays with 3 paid coaches at 6:20 PM.  Station based including skating, stick handling and shooting, passing… Everything you need to improve your game.  Start on Monday, August 27.  24 total skill sessions.  

·    Practices: September-October team practices will be held once a week on either Fridays at 5:40 PM OR Saturday at 8:00 AM.  In addition to the Monday skills sessions in November-March,   the team’s weekly practice will be held on Friday evenings at 5:20 or 6:30 PM, and is conjunction with the Squirt Jaguars.  24 minimum team practices in September-March.

·         Games for U10s would start end of October/beginning of November.  Minimum 2 games  - home and away - against CGHL U10 teams.  Additional games with some close-by out of state U10 girls teams can be scheduled by coaches.  Maximum 16-20 CGHL games.  Lady Lions U10 will participate in the Squirt Jaguars league which will add one game each weekend in November-March 3 for an additional 16 games.  Total games 32-36.

·         Tournaments - CGHL U10 Fall Jamboree!  Connecticut Girls Hockey League will be holding a Girls U10 Jamboree in Oct/Nov. Details will follow in the Fall.  In addition, Lady Lions U10 will be playing in  Greenwich Skate Outdoor Jamboree in November.  CGHL Season ending jamboree/tournament last weekend in February.  We can look into another U10 tournament in the New York/New England area if there is enough interest. 

·   Head Coach  Tony Tedesco

·         Fees for Lady Lions U10 Travel + Jaguar Girls Team = $2,050 + $75 tournament fees.  Total cost $2,125.  Online registration is now open, and we are asking that all players pay a minimum $500 deposit. 

Again, welcome!  We know that all of you will find the Lady Lions U10 team to be a wonderful experience for your daughters, both from skills learned, and friendships made.  

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.  Just email kathy@wintergardenarena.com or give us a call at 203-438-4423, ext 4.









Due to lack of players at the girls U12, and U14 age levels, we will not be offering Lady Lions teams at these 2 age levels for the 2018-19 season.  If you have a girl who would like to play, 11 year olds can participate with our U10 team, and 14 year olds, especially those entering high school this year,  can participate on our U16/19 team.


We fully anticipate a U12 Lady Lions team for the 2019-20 season as our U10 girls move to this age level.














The Ridgefield Lady Lions U16/U19 Girls Travel Hockey Team is open to all girls, including those playing on Girls High School teams, and Girls playing on boys/coed youth teams looking to improve their hockey skills in a split season all girls hockey environment. The Team will be entered as a split season team in the Connecticut Girls Hockey League.  Positions are still available.

· Skill Sessions/Practices: Skills Sessions will be held on Mondays at 6:20 pm starting on August 27 and continuing through the split season

· Games:  Team starts in early September with one or two weekend games  through the week before Thanksgiving, ending just before the high school girls teams start their tryouts on Monday, November 19.  Whenever possible games will be scheduled early Sunday evenings.  

· Tournament:  After the girls high school State tournament in early March, the Lady Lions U16/U19 team will reassemble to play in the CGHL State tournament the third weekend in March, 2018.

· Coach:  John Miserendino will be the head coach. John  has spent the last 10 years as a power skating and skills instructor and is the current head coach of the Wilton High School boys varsity team.  John has a Level 4 USA Hockey certification, has served as Director of Youth Hockey at the Sono Ice House as well as a coach for the Norwalk Roughriders at the 18U, 14U and 12U levels.



Fees -  Fee for Lady Lions U16/U19 split season team will be approximately $1,324 + $75 CGHL tournaments fee for a total of $1,399.00 for the 2017-18 season.   Fee includes home & away jerseys as well as practice jersey. We are asking for a $500 deposit at this time.  Balance will be due on September 10, 2018 and will be automatically charged to your credit card

QUESTIONS:  Please give us a call at 203-438-4423, ext 4.