Skylands Kings NA3HL Junior Kings

The 2017-18 Season marks the Kings’ third season in the North American 3 Hockey League.Entering its seventh season in 2016-17, the North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL), one of 6 USA Hockey-sanctioned Tier III Junior leagues, serves as one of the top training grounds in the country by providing the best coaching, exposure and developmental vehicles available for student-athletes in its classification.

The primary mission of the NA3HL, which is managed organizationally by the NAHL, is to provide a structured developmental environment for student-athletes whose youth options are limited but are still reaching their potential and have aspirations of playing in the NAHL or United States Hockey League (USHL) and eventually the NCAA or American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA).

The player advancement during the 2015-16 season to the NAHL and other junior leagues set a new standard for player movement. In addition to the 40+ players who advanced to play in the NAHL throughout the season, 32 NA3HL players were either tendered or drafted by NAHL teams during the 2015-16 season, having the most movement to the NAHL out of any Tier III junior league, along while dozens more made NCAA commitments.

NA3HL Junior Kings – Schedule

PhotoNbrNamePosHtWtYear
Josh Sears1Josh SearsG6'51901999
Sergei O2Sergei O'SullivanD5'101502000
Alex Johansson3Alex JohanssonD5'101701999
Steven Gay5Steven GayD6'11902000
Eric Vanderhoff11Eric VanderhoffF5'81651999
Nick Farkas12Nick FarkasD6'1851998
Craig Garrigan15Craig GarriganF5'111751998
Stephen Finkel16Stephen FinkelF5'102901997
Dylan Dinzik17Dylan DinzikF6'21801999
Heath Ford18Heath FordF5'101701998
Lionel Landry20Lionel LandryF6'1851997
Aslan Shetov23Aslan ShetovF5'91701998
Craig Scarpa24Craig ScarpaF6'31831997
Mike King26Mike KingF5'81501999
Andry Yakovlev27Andry YakovlevF5'111681999
Nick King28Nick KingD5'91601999
Phil Marcianti29Phil MarciantiF5'91701998
Mathias Yttereng30Mathias YtterengG6'32051997
Taylor Zink31Taylor ZinkG5'101601998

9/25/17

After a disappointing opening weekend, losing two games to the Binghamton Senators, the Skylands Junior Kings rebound with a weekend sweep of Niagara Falls.  Eric Vanderhoff lead the weekend in points with 10, while Craig Garrigan chipped in for 8. Several other players were multiple point getters as well.  “The team is really starting to come together and work well with each other”, remarked head coach, Adam Mitchell.  “Every player gave it their all this weekend.”

The Junior Kings travel September 29-30 for a rematch with Binghamton, and are hoping for a different outcome.  You can catch all the Junior Kings action on HockeyTech.com.  The Kings are not home again until October 27th.

07Jul
By: Rita Mitchell On: July 07, 2017 In: NA3HL Comments: 0

June 27, 2017   The Skylands Junior Kings of the NA3HL are pleased to announce that Darrin Bruce, Jr. has committed to play hockey for Waldorf University (NAIA) for...

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By: Rita Mitchell On: June 20, 2017 In: NA3HL Comments: 0

The Skylands Junior Kings of the NA3HL have completed the 2017-18 Entry Draft. Selected in the 8 rounds by the Kings are: Jimmy Patuch (F) Brendan Couglin (D) Jason...

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By: Rita Mitchell On: June 20, 2017 In: NA3HL Comments: 0

June 19, 2017 The Skylands Junior Kings of the NA3HL are pleased to announce that Evan Barghout has committed to play hockey for William Paterson (ACHA D2) for the...

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20Apr
By: Rita Mitchell On: April 20, 2017 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

The Skylands Kings, playing out of Skylands Ice World in Stockholm, NJ are looking forward to an exciting 2017-18 Season! The Kings will skate 3 Mite Teams, 3 Squirt...

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22Mar
By: Rita Mitchell On: March 22, 2017 In: Front Page Comments: 0

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  March 22, 2017 SKYLANDS JUNIOR KINGS, OF THE NA3EHL ANNOUNCES 2017-18 HEAD COACH Skylands Ice World, in Stockholm, NJ, home to the Skylands Kings youth and...

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15Mar
By: Rita Mitchell On: March 15, 2017 In: Front Page Comments: 0

Kings Youth & Junior Tryout Registration is OPEN! Register now and save $50 off the registration walk in fee! 2017-18 SEASON EVALUATION SCHEDULE (Youth Tier II)   APRIL 3rd  thru...

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01May
By: Rita Mitchell On: May 01, 2017 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

The Skylands Kings of the NA3HL have added a goalie and defensemen to their 2017-18 Roster.  Adam Mitchell, head coach, is filling in around the solid core of returners...

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27Apr
By: Rita Mitchell On: April 27, 2017 In: NA3HL Comments: 0

The Skylands Junior Kings of the NA3HL is proud to announce the college commitment of Alumni D-man Cole Skelly (Landing, New Jersey) to the New England College’s NCAA Division III Men’s...

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01Feb
By: admin On: February 01, 2017 In: Front Page Comments: 0

Early registration discounts will apply! KINGS 2017-18 Season Tryouts   Kings Pee Wee, Squirt, and Mite Tryouts will be the week of April 3, 2017 Kings U18, U16 and Bantam Tryouts will be the...

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01Feb
By: admin On: February 01, 2017 In: Front Page Comments: 0

Wouldn’t you like to be a King! The Skylands Junior Kings of the NA3HL will host tryouts for the 2017-18 season the weekend of April 8-9, 2017 at Skylands...

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