Welcome to the 2017 Season! Registration and League Info Posted Here!!
Welcome everyone to the 2017 Metro Minor Ball Hockey League (MMBHL) Season. Here is some information regarding registration and league news for the upcoming season.
Registration is now ongoing online through the registration portal on this website. To register online you can only pay electronically through the Pay Pal system. If you wish to register in person there will be a registration on Monday May 1, from 7:00-9:00 at Waterford Valley High School. Please be advised that only cheque or cash can be accepted for payment at in person registration. Cheques should be made out to the NL Ball Hockey Association. The cost for the season is $250.00 per player. PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THERE ARE NO REFUNDS FOR REGISTRATION FEES. THE ONLY EXCEPTION IS MEDICAL ISSUES AND THESE WILL BE SUBJECT TO A $50 ADMIN FEE.
Equipment needed to play ball hockey is quite simple. Mandatory equipment includes helmet with full face shield/cage. Hockey Gloves, ball hockey shin pads (other types of shin pads IE soccer, volleyball are allowed but must be covered by socks- ice hockey shin pads are NOT allowed) Sticks must be regular hockey sticks. Street hockey sticks are not permitted. Same for goaltenders equipment. It must be ice hockey equipment. Street hockey goalie gear is not allowed.
This year we are pleased to offer two separate leagues for players. The league in St.John's will be operating out of the Feildian Gardens from Monday to Thursdays and the league in CBS will be operating out of the new CBS arena and Robert French Stadium. Players will have a choice in which league they play in!
Divisions of play in the MMBHL in St.John's range from the following;
Female Under 15
Divisions of play in the MMBHA in CBS range from the following;
All players in the U-11 through the U-15 divisions will be scheduled to play in Provincial tournaments. The provincial tournament dates are as follows;
Female - St.John's July 7-9** (Depends on overall interest)
Boys U-15,17,19 - St.John's - July 7-9
Boys U-11, 13 - Bay Roberts - July 14-16
The schedules for the season will range from 4:00 - 9:00 from Monday to Thursdays. No teams will be scheduled for 4:00 twice in one week if it can be avoided.
We cannot commit to requests for players to play with each other. This has caused many problems in the past with the balancing of teams. If you must make a request please feel free to send it via e-mail but be advised that we cannot guarantee any requests.
If you require any other information please reach us via e-mail through the contact section of this website.