• Youth Dek Hockey League

    Long Island Youth Dek Hockey League
  • Youth Dek Hockey League

    Long Island Youth Dek Hockey League
  • Youth Dek Hockey League

    Long Island Youth Dek Hockey League

Overview

  • Non-Contact league
  • 10 game season plus playoffs
  • Multiple skill brackets within most age division
  • Minimum roster: 12 players

Ages

  • Pee Wee: 4-6 (birth years 2017, 2018, 2019)
  • Penguin: 7-9 (birth years 2014, 2015, 2016)
  • Beaver: 10-12 (birth years 2011, 2012, 2013)
  • Cadet: 13-15 (birth years 2010, 2009, 2008)
  • Freshmen: 16-18 (birth years 2007, 2006, 2005)

Age as of January 1st determines full calendar year eligibility

Schedule

  • Weekdays - 5pm or later
  • Weekends - 7am or later
  • League games are played during holiday breaks such as Martin Luther King Jr Day, Mid-Winter Recess, Spring Recess etc.  

Uniforms & Equipment

  • $25 - Reversible jersey (home and away) 
  • Equipment: Street hockey helmet with full face cage, shin guards, elbow pads, hockey gloves, hockey stick, protective cup (for all boys)
  • Goalies: Leg pads, goalie glove & blocker (no baseball mitts) chest protector, helmet

Seasons

  • Winter
  • Spring/Summer
  • Fall

The Spring/Summer season will begin in May

Registration

  • The registration deadline for the Spring/Summer Season 2024 is April 4, 2024. 
  • Register online or in person.

Time

Game times start Weekdays (5:00 PM and later) and Weekends (7:00 AM and later).  League games are scheduled during school, religious and national holidays.  

Refund Policy

There are no refunds for missed games, including missed games due to late registration. No refunds will be made for suspensions or dismissal for cause. 

If a player is injured after the season has started and unable to play for the remainder of the season, a partial Store Credit will be issued based off the date of notification ONLY if the following is met:

The Sports Arena is notified by email to info@thesportsarena.net AND

A dated and signed physician’s note is provided which evidences a medical reason for the player's physical inability to return to play at any point of the season including playoffs