Indoor Travel Teams

Program Overview

Indoor Travel Team Tryouts take place in August prior to the start of the winter season. Indoor travel teams must commit to a November through February/March that involves weekly practice and several out of state indoor tournaments. Travel team tryouts are for U10-U19 age groups.

Indoor Tryouts

Indoor Travel Team Tryouts are complete for the 2024 season. Team announcements will be sent out via email. Spots still available for U16 Goalies with 2008 or 2009 DOB. Please contact molly@windycityfieldhockey.com if interested.

Indoor Schedules

Training days and times by team are listed in the table below. As soon as playdays and qualifiers dates are confirmed, the practice schedules will be updated.

INDOOR TEAMTIME @ Canlan Sports Complex, LibertyvillePRACTICE DATES
U10 Polar Bears7:00-8:30amNov 11, Nov 18, Dec 2, Dec 9, Dec 16 from 9:30-11:00am, Jan 6 from 8:00-9:30am, Jan 13, Jan 20, Feb 3, Feb 10, Feb 17
U12 Avalanche7:00-8:30amNov 11, Nov 18, Dec 2, Dec 9, Jan 6 from 8:00-8:30am, Jan 13, Jan 20, Feb 3, Feb 10, Feb 17
U12 Blast7:00-8:30amNov 11, Nov 18, Dec 2, Dec 9, Jan 6 from 8:00-9:30am, Jan 13, Jan 20, Feb 3, Feb 10, Feb 17
U14 Vortex7:00-8:30amNov 11, Nov 18, Dec 2, Dec 9, Jan 6 from 8:00-9:30am, Jan 13, Jan 20, Feb 3, Feb 10
U14 Flurry7:00-8:30amNov 11, Nov 18, Dec 2, Dec 9, Dec 16 from 8:00-9:30am, Jan 6 from 9:30-11am, Jan 13, Jan 20, Feb 10
U14 Whiteout8:30-10:00amNov 11, Nov 18, Dec 2, Dec 9, Dec 16 from 8:00-9:30am, Jan 6 from 9:30-11am, Jan 13, Jan 20, Feb 10
U16 Fusion8:30a-10:00amNov 11, Nov 18, Dec 2, Dec 9, Jan 6 from 9:30-11am, Jan 13, Jan 20, Feb 3, Feb 10
U16 Icebreakers8:30-10:00amNov 11, Nov 18, Dec 2, Dec 9, Jan 13, Jan 20, Feb 3, Feb 10, Feb 17, Feb 24
U16 Frost8:30-10:00amNov 11, Nov 18, Dec 2, Dec 9, Dec 16 from 8:00-9:30am, Jan 13, Jan 20, Feb 10, Feb 17, Feb 24
U16 Blizzard9:30-11:00amNov 11, Nov 18, Dec 2, Dec 9, Dec 16 from 8:00-9:30am, Jan 13, Jan 20, Feb 10, Feb 17, Feb 24
U19 Storm10:15-11:45amNov 11, Nov 18, Dec 2, Dec 9, Jan 6 from 9:30-11am, Jan 13, Jan 20, Feb 3, Feb 10, Feb 17
U19 Ice10:15-11:45amNov 11, Nov 18, Dec 2, Dec 9, Dec 16 from 9:30-11am, Jan 6 from 9:30-11am, Jan 13, Jan 20, Feb 10, Feb 17
U19 Freeze10:30a-12:00pNov 11, Nov 18, Dec 2, Dec 9, Dec 16 from 9:30-11am, Jan 6 from 9:30-11am, Jan 13, Jan 20, Feb 10, Feb 17

Equipment & Fees

Equipment for all Indoor Travel Team Players:

  • Indoor field hockey stick
  • left hand full finger glove (right hand suggested as well).
  • court shoes
  • corner mask

Fees:

There will be an additional registration fee for all athletes named to a Windy City Field Hockey Indoor Team. Registration is based off the indoor focused training sessions throughout the Winter and will be determined per age group. Additional fees will be determined for each tournament each team is attending throughout the indoor season.

Post indoor travel team tryouts each August, athletes will be invited to join a team. Windy City will create teams based on tryout numbers and will place players by ability and development.

All program fees are non-refundable, no exceptions.

2023-2024 Tournaments

Below is a tentative list of tournaments and dates for the different age groups. We will post more once dates/events are announced. Tournaments are mandatory for all athletes if you plan to tryout for an indoor team. All athletes will be responsible for all travel arrangements to tournaments and play days. Windy City FH will communicate when and if we will chaperone athletes for upcoming tournaments.

2023-2024 TOURNAMENT DATES (Tentative and will be updated as events are posted and scheduled)

TEAMTOURNAMENTLOCATIONDATESEXTRA DETAILS
U10 Polar BearsMidwest Classic PlaydaySpooky Nook, Hamilton, OHSun Feb 4, 2024Registered and more details to come
U12 Blast & U12 AvalancheMidwest Classic PlaydaySpooky Nook, Hamilton, OHSat Dec 16, 2023Registered and more details to come
U14 VortexMidwest Classic PlaydaySpooky Nook, Hamilton, OHSat Dec 16, 2023Registered and more details to come
U14 Whiteout & U14 FlurryMidwest Premier LeagueSpooky Nook, Hamilton, OHSun Dec 17, 2023Save date - more details TBA
U16 Icebreakers & U16 FusionMidwest Classic PlaydaySpooky Nook, Hamilton, OHSat Dec 16, 2023 Registered and more details to come
U16 Blizzard and U16 FrostMidwest Premier LeagueSpooky Nook, Hamilton, OHSun Dec 17, 2023Save date - more details TBA
U19 StormMidwest Classic PlaydaySpooky Nook, Hamilton, OHSat Dec 16, 2023Registered and more details to come
U19 Freeze & U19 IceMidwest Premier LeagueSpooky Nook, Hamilton, OHSun Dec 17, 2023Save date - more details TBA
U16 Blizzard, U16 Frost & U16 IcebreakersNational Indoor Qualifier (NIQ)Sports Connection North Lake, Charlotte, NCSaturday Jan 6, 2024CONFIRMED, email sent with details on flights, hotel and event
U19 Freeze, U19 Ice & U19 StormNational Indoor Qualifier (NIQ)TBASunday Jan 7, 2024Waiting Confirmation of Location
U12 Blast & U12 AvalancheMidwest Classic PlaydaySpooky Nook, Hamilton, OHSun Feb 4, 2024Save date - more details TBA
U14 VortexMidwest Classic PlaydaySpooky Nook, Hamilton, OHSun Feb 4, 2024Save date - more details TBA
U14 Whiteout & U14 FlurryMidwest Premier LeagueSpooky Nook, Hamilton, OHSat Feb 3, 2024Save date - more details TBA
U16 Icebreakers & U16 FusionMidwest Classic PlaydaySpooky Nook, Hamilton, OHSun Feb 4, 2024Save date - more details TBA
U16 Blizzard & U16 FrostMidwest Premier LeagueSpooky Nook, Hamilton, OHSat Feb 3, 2024Save date - more details TBA
U19 StormMidwest Classic PlaydaySpooky Nook, Hamilton, OHSun Feb 4, 2024Save date - more details TBA
U19 Freeze & U19 IceMidwest Premier LeagueSpooky Nook, Hamilton, OHSat Feb 3, 2024Save date - more details TBA
U16 FusionNational Indoor Festival (NIF)Virginia Beach, VAFeb 17-18, 2024club registers on 10/25
U14's National Indoor Tournament (NIT)Spooky Nook Sports, Lancaster PA Feb 16-Feb 19, 2024club registers on 10/11
U10 Polar BearsNational Indoor Tournament (NIT)Spooky Nook Sports, Lancaster, PAFeb 23-25, 2024club registers on 10/18
U12'sNational Indoor Tournament (NIT)Spooky Nook Sports, Lancaster PaFeb 23-25, 2024club registers on 10/18
U19'sNational Indoor Tournament (NIT)Richmond, VaFeb 23-25, 2024team must qualify at NIQ
U16'sNational Indoor Tournament (NIT)Spooky Nook Sports, Lancaster, PAMarch 1-3, 2024team must quailfy at NIQ