The Midget Varsity team is a level of hockey in the Canadian Sport School League that the U18 can draw upon to supplement it’s roster. Players are 15, 16 and 17 year olds who compete with hope of pursing the next level of hockey. The Midget Varsity team is designed to prepare these players for Prep hockey and Jr. hockey through game and practice fundamentals, expectations and developing leadership qualities.
Facts about the Program
- Midget Varsity players are in Grades 10 -12
- 19 players will be selected
- Players must be full time students at South Delta Secondary in Tsawwassen
- This is a two-block program where students receive credit for Physical Education and attendance in mandatory to all team events.
- All DHA programs are endorsed by B.C.A.H.A. and play in the Canadian Sport School Hockey League (CSSHL)
- The Midget Varsity team will play in a division with other academy teams including Banff, Coeur D’Alene, Edge, International Hockey Academy, OHA, POE, Pilot Mound, Shawnigan Lake Black and Shawingan Lake Gold.
- Teams will play 35 regular season game, 2-3 tournaments and playoffs
- 50+ game total
- Home games will be played out of Planet Ice in Delta
- Transportation is provided by the Delta School District and there are pick up spots in South Surrey, Langley, Richmond and Delta (see Fees and Transportation)