Elite Travel Team Mission Statement
The mission of the Wizards Elite Travel Team program is to provide developmental and high performance field hockey experience for the highly-motivated and dedicated athlete. Our program emphasizes a high level of individual skill, team play and sportsmanship. The Travel Program’s philosophy is to achieve success in both player and team development.
Future Tournament Options: Shooting Start Tournament Showcase • National Indoor Tournament • National Club Championships• Regional Jamborees
Club Programs Mission Statement
The mission of the Wizards Club Program is to provide age-appropriate training with high quality coaching for those players wishing to improve their skills in a competitive but fun environment. Our Club Program welcomes players of all abilities to develop the foundational skill set necessary to play in our travel program if so desired.
Club Programs: training sessions are limited to 1.5 – 2 hours in duration. Each session combines individual skill work, small team/tactical play and scrimmage format games. Our programs are designed to build self-confidence, develop life-skills, and instill a love of the game in all our athletes. Regional tournament opportunities will be available throughout the year.
(Fall: September-November 2016) (Winter: December 2016- March 2017) (Spring/Summer: April 2017 –July 2017)
Developmental Clinics Mission Statement
The mission of the Wizards Developmental Program is to introduce the game of field hockey to players between the ages 6-14 and to provide age appropriate training with high quality coaching. Our programs are designed to build strong fundamentals, develop sound knowledge of the sport along with self-confidence and life skills, and instill a love of the game in all our players.
(Starting September 14, 2016 – November 1, 2016) (January 2017 – mid-March 2017) (April 2017 – June 2017)
Indoor Field Hockey Mission Statement
The mission of the Wizards Indoor Program is to introduce athletes to the sport of Indoor Field Hockey. We welcome players of all abilities (NEW and experienced) to develop the foundational skill-set necessary to play this exciting, fast-paced game. We will provide age-appropriate training with high quality coaching for players wanting to learn and develop in a competitive and fun environment. Our programs are designed to build self-confidence, develop life-skills, and instill a love of the game in all our players. Club teams will compete in local tournament. Elite teams will compete in Natonal Indoor Qualifiers (NIQ) in December and January, with the goal of qualifying for the National Indoor Tournaments (NIT) in in February and March.
(Starting December 2016 - March)