AMAZING SAVES SPRING PRESEASON CLINIC

Mites & Squirts

April 8 – June 10

Join Coach Bill and James this Spring for a fast-paced 60-minute clinic designed to have fun while developing your goalies essential skating and save selection skills! We will start each session with 15 minutes or so of Power skating and Edge Work. We will then jump into shots, shots, shots! Each week will choose a different set of skills to work on from the Save Selections and then incorporate them into a game like Shooting Drills. This will ensure that there will be plenty of shots and reps per session! A typical Monday night session will break down like this:

A Typical Monday Night Session:

  • 15 minutes: Power Skating, Edge Work, and Agility Drills
  • 40-45 minutes: Station Shooting Drills.

Details:

  • Cost: $640.00 all fees included
  • 8 Sessions
  • Limited to 6 Goalies per session
  • 2 Goalies Coaches and 1 Shooter
  • Apex Membership (CoachCast) included
  • Videotaping of session with Apex (CoachCast) included
  • Coach’s video review of sessions available for extra $25.00 – $50.00 per session
  • Jersey included for new students

Game Situation Shooting Drills
Each Week Coach James and I will create a unique skating plan that will emphasize game skating and edge work movements that will utilize any number of the following drills:

  • Glove Saves
  • Blocker Saves
  • Stick Saves – Steering
  • Chest|Smother Saves & Rebound Control
  • Crease Management – Angles, Depth & Squareness
  • Post Integration – Post Hold, RVH & VH
  • Behind the Net Coverage – Down Low & Out Play
  • Desperation, Recovery Saves
  • Screen & Tip Saves
  • Breakaway Saves & Techniques
  • Box Control
  • Stick Handling

Power Skating, Edge Work, & Agility Drills
Each Week Coach James and I will create a unique skating plan that will emphasize game skating and edge work movements that will utilize any number of the following drills:

  • Crease WorkW, M and X patterns – Utilizing T-Push, Power Shuffles and Slides
  • C Cuts
  • Swivel Bursts – Forward & back (Breakaway depth) Progression: add shuffles & slides back.
  • Shuffles
  • Shuffle Ducks – with spins
  • Single Leg Power Shuffles – with jumps
  • Crease Clean Shuffles
  • T Push Ladders – Forward and Backward. Progression: Add shuffles and slides
  • Timed Foot Speed Drills
  • Timed Butterfly Slide Drills
  • Figure 8’s – Forward, Backward, Jumps and Spins
  • Box Skating Drills – Set box with 4 pucks/cones & execute various pattern movements with T-Pushes, Shuffles, C-Cuts & Slides
  • Butterfly Pendulums
  • Butterfly Power Slides
  • Goal Line Lateral Movement – Post to Post Shuffles, stand to slide to post, RVH Post to Post

2019 - 2020

LED BY
Coach Bill LoPinto

Coach James Hamby

WHEN
Eight Monday Sessions
April 8th – June 10th
Monday’s 5:30pm – 6:30pm

Black Out Dates: 4/22 (Easter) & 5/27 (Memorial Day)

WHERE
Sessions will be held at City Ice Pavilion’s Studio Rink