Skill-Building Games

Congratulations, as a coach you continue to help put all the pieces together with your young hockey players. As you progress through your season, it is important to reinforce the various skills to young players. The best way for kids to learn is when they are having fun. In this section of your Training Plan, Coach Patrick Burke teaches various drills that your players will have fun using while reinforcing some of the basic skills you have taught them. As you watch your team play these games, you will begin to see improvements in different aspects of their games.

In this section:

Freeze Tag

Sharks and Minnows

Circle Chaos Drill

Pass Keep-Away Drill

Two-on-Two with Nets Back-to-Back