November 3, 2023
Hockey NL is pleased to announce the staff for the 2024 Female Under 18 provincial team that will be compete against provincial teams from Hockey Nova Scotia, Hockey PEI, Hockey New Brunswick at the 2024 Atlantic Championship held May 3-5, 2024, in Dartmouth, NS.
Head Coach: Jennifer Pollett
Assistant Coach: Tony Goobie
Assistant Coach: Kelsey Shute
Trainer: Tana Genge
Goaltender Coach: Grace Hatcher
Director of Operations: Kristine Whittle
Over the next week, the staff will be selecting players to invite to a two-day team evaluation camp in Botwood, NL on December 28 and 29, 2023.
The evaluation camp will be the first step in the process of selecting twenty players that will represent the province at the Atlantic event in May.
The Atlantic Championship is the competition that is used by Team Atlantic Coaching staff to identify the top players that will attend a Team Atlantic Summer Camp in July/August 2024.
From the Atlantic Summer Camp, twenty players will be selected to play on Team Atlantic at the 2024 National Under 18 Championships being held on November 3-9, 2024.
The 2023 National Under 18 Championships kicks off this weekend in Dawson Creek, BC and Team Atlantic showcases four players from Hockey NL: Jessica Mercer, Mollie Power, Maria Shea and Leah Wicks.
Should you have any questions on the program, please contact Craig Tulk, Executive Director, Hockey NL at 709-489-5512.