My my My my
2017 - 2018 Vipers Season Tryouts
Westchester Vipers Hockey Association
Tryouts for 2017 – 2018 Season


Advance Registration March 6th, 7th, 15th, 20th and 22nd       
7:00pm – 9:00pm

Tryout Fee :                $225 Squirts- Midgets advanced registration
           $275 walk-up registration fee
$100 MITES
                          $130 Mite walk-up registration
This fee is payable in cash or check made out to “Westchester Vipers”

Tryout application available in the documents section of this website.

Please read the following information carefully.  Once you complete the tryout application, you will be asked to acknowledge that you have read these requirements and are willing to comply with them.
Registration Procedures

  1. A non-refundable tryout fee (see above) must accompany your registration.
  2. **If your child played for another youth hockey organization in the 2016-2017 season, a signed USA Hockey release must accompany your registration. Your child will not be allowed to tryout without presentation of a signed release.**
  3. Registration will only be accepted in person at WSA during the dates and times listed on top of this document.
  4. Applications provided by email or those dropped off at WSA will not be accepted.
  5. Walk ins will be welcomed at the first and second tryouts at each level only. NO walk ins will be acceped at the final tryout at all levels.

Tryout Procedures

  1. Your child must attend tryouts according to the designated schedule attached.
  2. Every player will be guaranteed two tryouts.  “Cuts” may be made after two tryouts at the Squirt, PeeWee and Bantam level.

Payment and Notification Procedures

  1. Generally within 24 hours of the final tryout at a particular level, you will receive an email advising you that your child has been selected for a team.  You will NOT receive an email if your child has not been selected for a team.
  2. You will be required to accept or decline the roster spot with a return email immediately.  There will not be a grace period.
  3. Upon acceptance of the roster spot, you will be required to provide a completed financial agreement form as well as a non-refundable Roster Acceptance Fee of $2,000.00.
  4. Upon acceptance of an offered roster spot you are responsible for the full tuition payment even in the event of withdrawal from the program whether voluntary or due to an injury.
  5. Failure to comply with above payment procedures will result in forfeiture of your roster spot.



  1. The Vipers will be fielding teams at the Mite Cross Ice, Squirt, Pee Wee, Bantam, and Midget levels.
  2. We are looking to field AAA teams at the Squirt, Peewee Levels and Midget 15U level, State Tournament Bound teams at the Peewee, Bantam and Midget levels. A teams at the Squirt, Peewee, Bantam and Midget levels, and B teams at whichever levels the numbers allow us to.
  3. The Squirt AAA team will be comprised of 2008 birth year players.
  4. The Peewee AAA team will be comprised of 2006 birth year players.
  5. The Peewee Tournament Bound Team will be comprised of 2005 birth year players and will play the LIAHL AA schedule to fulfill its State schedule obligations.
  6. The Bantam Tournament Bound Team will be comprised of 2003 birth year players and will play the LIAHL AA schedule to fulfill its State schedule obligations. HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEY WILL NOT BE RECOGNIZED AT BOTH BANTAM LEVELS. THE COMMITMENT WILL BE TO THE VIPER TEAM YOU ARE ASSIGNED TO.
  7. We are hoping to field a Midget Minor AA State Tournament Bound team, a Midget Major AA team OR a Midget Major A team, as well as a 15U AAA team which will participate in either the USPHL 15U division OR as a scheduling partner with the LIAHL 16U AAA Minor division.
  8. The Vipers will structure the Midget schedule to avoid conflicts with high school teams. Midget practices and games will begin in late-August.
  9. Mites: As per the New York State Hockey Association 2017– 2018 season rules ALL games will be played in a cross ice format.

Team Money and Tournament Commitment

  1. By accepting a spot on a Vipers team, you are obligated to pay, in addition to full tuition, the required contribution to Team Money and attend all tournaments that your team schedules.
  2. However, because tournaments require additional expenditures of time and money, the Vipers monitor our teams’ tournament commitments.

Equipment Requirements

  1. All Mite, Squirt, Pee Wee and Bantam skaters will be required to wear navy blue shells or navy blue pants AND navy blue helmets. (Midget skaters and all goalies are exempt from these requirements).
  2. The only decals permitted on helmets will be the Vipers logo, jersey number and, for those on high school teams, the school logo.

 Westchester Vipers
2017 - 2018 Season Tryout Schedules (Subject to Change)



    SUNDAY 4/23        

            3:40PM - 4:50PM    2009, 2010 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS       

    MONDAY 4/24

            6:10PM - 7:20PM    2009, 2010 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS


      MONDAY 4/17

            6:10PM - 7:20PM    2008 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

           7:30PM - 8:40PM   2007 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

      SATURDAY 4/22

            3:50PM - 5:00PM    2007 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

           5:10PM - 6:20PM   2008 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

       TUESDAY 4/25

            5:10PM - 6:20PM    2008 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

            6:30PM - 7:40PM    2007 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS


    WEDNESDAY 4/12

            5:50PM - 7:00PM    2006 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

            7:10PM - 8:20PM    2005 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

    TUESDAY 4/18

            5:10PM - 6:20PM    2005 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

            6:30PM - 7:40PM    2006 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

    SUNDAY 4/23

            11:00AM - 12:00PM    2006 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

             12:10PM - 1:10PM    2005 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS


    THURSDAY 4/13

            6:10PM - 7:20PM    2004 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

            7:30PM - 8:40PM    2003 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

    THURSDAY 4/20

            6:10PM - 7:20PM    2003 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

            7:30PM - 8:40PM    2004 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

    SUNDAY 4/23

            5:00PM - 6:10PM    2004 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

            6:20PM - 7:30PM    2003 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS


    WEDNESDAY 4/12

            8:30PM - 9:40PM    2002, 2001 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

    TUESDAY 4/18

            7:50PM - 9:00PM    2002, 2001 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

    MONDAY 4/24

            7:30PM - 8:40PM  2000, 1999 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

    TUESDAY 4/25

           7:50PM - 9:00PM    2000, 1999 BIRTH YEAR PLAYERS

by posted 02/26/2017
Calendar is loading...
Want to play us?

If you have questions regarding the Vipers, or would like to play one of our Viper teams please contact Dave Mensi via email at:


DO NOT contact team managers for games as they have no scheduling capabilities.

Loading Weather...
Recent Results