Kent Youth Hockey Association (“KYHA”) is committed to providing high-quality ice hockey programs for the young people of Northeast Ohio in an environment that is open to youths at all levels of interest, ability and economic standing.
Kent Youth Hockey assists all participants in reaching their athletic potential by teaching skills that enhance the performance and enjoyment of ice hockey, while also developing lifetime skills of goal setting, commitment, self-discipline, determination, teamwork and sportsmanship.
Cyclones High School Hockey Team announce Coaches!
The Kent Cyclones Youth Hockey organization is proud to announce that Rick Brebant has been named Head Coach for our inaugural high school hockey team. Coach Brebant has played & coached at the professional level worldwide with many accolades to his credit. Coach Brebant brings his world class coaching experience to our organization with the goal of building the top high school program in the NCHSHL. We feel extremely fortunate to have a coach of his stature join the Cyclones program. Coach Brebant has named Rob Durbin as his assistant coach. Coach Durbin is a long time KYHA coach & player. Together they offer a uniquely high level of coaching for our KYHA players that will be extremely valuable to their development as hockey players.
Head Coach - Rick Brebant:
OHL draft pick (1981)
Former Ohio State Buckeye player 1984’-87’(CCHA)
18 year professional hockey player & coaching career in Europe (BHL, ISL, EIHL)
The 2017 CSHL Preseason Mite Jamboree Tournament will take place October 7-8 and is hosted by the Kent Cyclones and Kent State University Ice Arena. We’ll be accepting registrations for Red Division and STRONG White Division CSHL teams only; with a maximum of 12 teams. Each team is guaranteed two games on Saturday and two games on Sunday. Pizza and sodas will be provided on Saturday for players. Teams will play full ice games on the ADM Rink, which is the 150x75 foot ice surface and half ice games on the main rink. Team fee for the Mite Jamboree is $300 per team. Division winners will receive a first place medal.
Jamboree Fee: $300
Please make check payable to KSU Ice Arena and send to:
1981 OHSAA Runner Up 1996 Blue Central Champions 2006 White East Champion
1982 OHSAA State Champion 1999 Red South Champions 2007 Baron Cup II Champions
1982 Baron Cup I Champion 2004 Blue Central Champions 2007 Kent Sectional Champions
1996 Baron Cup II Champion 2005 Blue Central Champions 2015 Red South Champions
Clinic Director: Kent Roosevelt Ice Hockey Head Coach – Ben Barlow
Skills Clinic Staff Members: Kent Roosevelt Ice Hockey Coaches, Players, and Former Players
Skills Clinic Description: Each on-ice skills session will focus on the development of basic skills needed to play the game of ice hockey. Each skills session will be challenging and will include: skating, stick handling, passing, shooting, conditioning, and game like situation drills.
Registration Deadline – Friday, August 11, 2017
Email Coach Barlow – email@example.com to reserve a spot.
Please include the specific team your child will be playing for during the 2017 – 2018 season.
Payment Info: Please pay the first night of the clinic via check, cash, or credit card. Checks payable to RHS Hockey Boosters. New This Year, All participants will receive 1 complimentary ticket to any 2017-2018 regular season/non-tournament Rough Rider Hockey game.
Mite/Squirt level hockey player: (4 ice sessions, and a Rough Rider Hockey hat - $80.00)
Session #1: August, 15, 2017, 5:45 – 6:45 pm on the KSU main rink
Session #2: August 17, 2017, 5:45 – 6:45 pm on the KSU main rink
Session #3: August 22, 2017, 5:45 – 6:45 pm on the KSU main rink
Session #4: August 24, 2017, 5:45 – 6:45 pm on the KSU main rink
Peewee/Bantam level hockey player: (4 ice sessions, and a Rough Rider Hockey hat - $80.00)
Session #1: August 15, 2017, 7:00 – 8:00 pm on the KSU main rink
Session #2: August 17, 2017, 7:00 – 8:00 pm on the KSU main rink
Session #3: August 22, 2017, 7:00 – 8:00 pm on the KSU main rink
Session #4: August 24, 2017, 7:00 – 8:00 pm on the KSU main rink