‘ROUND THE RINK
August 2004 With the
Welcome back to the 47th season of hockey New Board Members
in St. Clair Shores! You will notice a difference Welcome to new Board members, Secretary Rick Urso,
in your annual newsletter this season. Debby and Travel Rep Dale Buss. Good Luck! Returning Board
Connor has stepped down from her position members are: President – Sal Giacalone, Vice-President -
as association secretary. We will miss her! Tad Ruggeri, Treasurer – Ted Wahby, Registrar – Brian
She dedicated many years of service to our McEvoy, Officers At Large – Mark Burlingame, Bill Hargis,
children, and our huge appreciation goes out and John Giannetti, & Past President Bill Stevelinck.
to her. So, in her honor…
You Know You’re A Hockey Mom When… Greg White, SCSHA Referee-in-Chief, will be holding
Referee School on Sundays, August 1 and August 8,
You have more miles on your 2003 For further information, log on to www.scsra.com.
minivan than a 1969 station wagon.
USED HOCKEY EQUIPMENT SALE
You ground your kids for a week The Parents’ Club will host its annual USED EQUIPMENT
(except for hockey practice). SALE on Saturday, August 28 from 9:00am until 1:00pm.
Items for resale can be dropped off on Thursday, August
When someone asks how old your kids 26 and Friday, August 27 from 6:30 – 8:30pm. Remember,
are, you respond, “89, 94, and 99”. price your items to sell. The Parents’ Club keeps 20% of
the sale price. Sales are CASH only. Volunteers are needed
All your computer passwords have the to help with setup and on sale day. Please call Luanne Romano
word hockey or your child’s number @ (586) 725-6679 to sign up. Workers get first crack on
in them. Friday night right after setup is complete.
You can rationalize spending $159 on Parents’ Club News
a hockey stick, but won’t spend $20 on The Parents’ Club has chosen its Board for this season.
a Birthday gift for your spouse. President – Luanne Romano, 1st Vice-President – Sandy
Creagh, 2nd Vice-President – Matt Garbe, Secretary -
You have more “Hockey Mom” shirts Julie LaMothe, and Treasurer – Darlene Davenport.
than shoes in your closet. They are looking forward to another great season of
hockey in St. Clair Shores!
All your photos from family vacations
are from hockey tournaments. 1st Parents’ Club Meeting
The first meeting for the SCSHA Parents’ Club will be on
When you have to choose between First Tuesday, September 28 @ 7:30pm in the Activities room at
Communion or hockey try-outs, you ask Civic Arena. The Parents’ Club sponsors many important
at church if there are any other options. events throughout the season. Don’t let your team miss
out. Get informed. It only takes one hour per month. ALL
TEAMS MUST BE REPRESENTED. After September,
Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month in
The Activities room at Civic Arena.
Check out the web…
Visit www.scsha.org to get the latest information.
The website is maintained by our talented webmaster
Paul Van. Referee information is available at www.scsra.com
First Association/COACHES Meeting Announcing 2004-2005 Coaches
The first SCSHA meeting is on Thursday,
August 26, 2004 at 8:00 pm in the activities Mite Division
room. Division Reps will be chosen and house 101 Pete DeHooghe 104 Dave Meress
packets will be distributed. All head coaches, 102 George Collias 105 Brian Godbout
including travel teams, must attend. 103 Tim Keelan 106 Joe Casaceli
Draft Dates and Times Squirt Division
The house drafts will be as follows: 201 Dan Adam 204 Paul MacPhee
Tuesday, Sept. 7: Mite @ 6:30pm 202 Bill Evans 205 Leon Karpinski
PeeWee @ 8:00pm 203 Dan Barry 206 TBD
Wednesday, Sept. 8: Squirt @ 6:30pm
Bantam @ 8:00 pm PeeWee Division
Thursday, Sept. 9: Midget B @ 6:30pm 301 Brian McEvoy 304 Mark Cicchini
Midget BB@ 8:00pm 302 Frank Demers 305 Mike Blum
303 Gary Fleming 306 TBD
How to Remove a Registered Player
From the Draft Bantam Division
If your house registered son/daughter made a 401 Tim Miller 404 Gary Partyka
travel team outside of the SCSHA, or if you 402 Doug Templeton 405 John Rafferty
are moving, or have decided not to play, please 403 John Schrewe
notify the Registrar. Call Brian McEvoy @
(586) 779-4389 by September 6. REMEMBER, Midget Division
there are no refunds of the registration fee 501B Sal Giacalone 504BB Dave Grout
as stated on the registration form. 502B Mark Fett 505BB Tony Scola
503B Dennis VanDorp
It’s that time of year again! The Parents’ Club Travel Division
invites all new and seasoned managers to it’s 210 Don Benson 220 Tom Peck
Managers’ Clinic on Monday, September 13 @ 250 Rich Warner 310 Tad Ruggeri
7:00pm in the Activities room at Civic Arena. 320 Pat Ryan 350 Ted Brakeman
Coaches, get organized early this year! 410 Ron Lipa 420 Sal Giacalone
510 Marty Sell 520 Dale Buss
Treasurers’ Clinic 550 Debby Connor
Join our league treasurer, Ted Wahby, on Tuesday,
September 14 @ 7:00pm in the Activities room at Upcoming Events
Civic Arena. All teams must be represented. Coaches Meeting Thursday, August 26 @ 8:00pm
House Rostering Wed/Thur, September 15 & 16
Association Meeting Thursday, October 7 @ 8:00pm
Off Ice Official Clinic League Pictures Saturday & Sunday, Oct. 9 and 10
New this Year is the Off Ice Official Clinic! Opening Day Sunday, October 24
Greg White invites all timekeepers and score- Silver Sticks December 1-5, “A”
keepers to the Clinic to get all the latest information. December 8-12, “AA”
Join him Thursday, September 23 @ 7:00pm in Skate With Santa Saturday, December 18 @ 2:30pm
the Activities room at Civic Arena. Each team must International Silver Stick January 27-30
have at least 2 participants.