U11 Evaluations

Evaluation Administrator

If you have questions about your childs grouping or anything to do with evaluations, please contact our U11 evaluation administrator - Tara Kaupp

BVHS Evaluations Policy and Guidelines

BVHS is committed to providing players an opportunity to grow as individuals and gain self-esteem through a positive hockey experience that emphasizes fun, participation, development, safety and respect.


Please reference the BVHS Evaluations Guidelines for the Grievance Process. Anyone wanting to file a Grievance must complete the steps outlined in the document and submit the Grievance in person by XX pm on Sept XX, 2020.  Please slide the grievance under the Bow Valley Hockey Society’s office door.


U11 Pathways Sessions

The U11 Pathway Sessions provide players with the opportunity to take part in two development sessions run by BVHS Coaches prior to taking part in the Skills Session # 1.  These sessions are 100% optional to attend.

Skills Testing Information

The U11 Age Group will do the following drills for skills testing:

  • Transition Skate with Puck
  • Transition Skate without Puck
  • 100 Foot Skate Forwards with Puck
  • 100 Foot Skate Forwards without Puck
  • 100 Foot Skate Backwards without Puck
  • 100 Foot Skate Backwards with Puck
  • Agility Weave with Puck
  • Agility Weave without Puck

Goalie Evaluation Session Information

These are drills from World Pro who run our goalie evaluations designed for U11 goalies.

Goalie Evaluation Parent Meeting

The Goalie Meeting will take place September 8, 2020 at 6:00pm via Zoom - https://zoom.us/j/92549191940

We encourage all goalies and parents attend this online meeting.

After the meeting the PPT will be uploaded and available for down load using the button to the right under the Sync Folder.


U11 Schedule

BVHS Sock, Jersey Deposit and Volunteer Bond Cheque Deposit will take place at the time that players sign in for their Skills Testing Sessions.

Please note these schedules may change depending on registration numbers and the current situation regarding COVID 19.

Pertinent Information Regarding Evaluations


The BVHS website will be updated each night by 12:00am. It is your responsibility to check the website to confirm your child's ice times for their next session. We will be posting the Evaluation Groupings on the website.

Conditioning Skates- There are no conditioning skates.

Skills Session # 1, # 2, # 3- Players will participate in timed drills to evaluate skills such as skating and puck handling.

Session # 4 - Cascade Skates- These skates provide players with the opportunity to move up or down based on their on ice performance. Players are permitted to be on ice for up to two hours and parents should plan accordingly.

Sessions 5- This session will consist of two teams playing one another during a one hour game. Players will be evaluated during the session where they are the lower ranked grouping.  Ex.  In the Group 1 vs Group 2 Session- Group 2 will be ranked.  Players will be moved up or down based on their overall rankings from all 5 Sessions. Session # 5 is an evaluated ice time.


Session # 1 - This grouping will not be posted online.  Parents will receive this info via email prior to August 25, 2020.

Please Click Here for Session # 4 Cascades Groupings

Please Click Here for Session # 5 Groupings


Final Placements and Coach Selections

The teams will be finalized on September XX, 2020.

Coaches will be selected and contacted on or before September XX, 2020.

Players will be contacted by their respective Head Coaches by September XX, 2020.

Practices could start as early as September XX, 2020

Coach and Manager meeting- September XX, 2020 XX to XX pm at Trico

Team meetings will be on September XX, 2020 at Trico.