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2017-18 Coaches Announced

The Louisville Lightning started the coaching application process has started for the upcoming 2017-2018 season. We are proud to announce the following coaches for the new season :

Midgets – John Beattie
Bantams – Scott Loran
Squirts – Peter Pomainville
6U/Learn To Skate – Charles Cameron

These are the current coaches and if you would like to apply to be an assistant or practice coach or apply for another coaching level not listed, you can fill out or coaching application :

Congratulations to the coaches listed above on being named head coaches of their respective levels and thank you for taking the time to teach the game of hockey in Louisville to our youth, coaches!

Louisville Lightning Bantam Tryouts

2017 Bantam Tryouts

Louisville Minor Hockey will be holding tryouts for bantam level hockey players starting July 16th at Roos Athletic Center at SUNY Canton.  Join us and be a part of 2017-2018 bantam squad. There will be three sessions on July 16th, 18th & 20th, the cost is $20 for all three ice times.

This year’s bantam coach will be Scott Loran. Scott will be entering his eight season with Louisville Minor Hockey.

Any player that played for another organization last season must bring a release from last year’s organization.

July 16th  7pm-8pm
July 18th  6:45pm-7:45pm
July 20th   6:15pm-7:15pm




Louisville Mite Jamboree

Louisville Mites To Host Jamboree In January

The Louisville Lightning Minor Hockey Association will host a mite jamboree on January 21st, 2017.

The jamboree will be for 8U red, white & blue level. The cost per team will be $125 and each team is guaranteed four games during the day.

Please join us for a fun filled day of hockey for 8U kids. If you would like to participate, please email with your team information.


SUNY Canton Hockey, Canton, NY

Open Skate For Interested Midget 18U Skaters

Louisville Minor Hockey will be hosting an open skate for interested Midget 18U skaters at SUNY Canton. The skate will be on Sunday, August 28th from 2:30pm – 3:30pm.

This is a FREE open skate for any interested players.

Contact coach John Beattie at or call John at (315) 250-6529.

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Louisville Minor Hockey To Hold Midget 16U Tryouts

The Louisville Minor Hockey Association will hold tryouts for 16U Midgets. This is for a Tier III, tournament bound team.

Tryouts will be three sessions and will be held at the SUNY Canton Athletic Center. The cost for all tryouts is $20.

The tryout schedule will be as follows :

Saturday, August 27th – 7pm – 8pm
Sunday, August 28th – 1:30 – 2:30 & 4:30-5:30

Contact coach John Beattie at or call John at (315) 250-6529.

Northern NY Hockey Association

Louisville Announces Registration Dates

The Louisville Minor Hockey Association will be hosting signups for its youth hockey program on September 10th & 11th. More dates will be added.

For more information on registration, please contact our registrar Heather Cecot at

Both registration dates will be held at the Louisville Arena for the following dates and times :

Saturday, September 10th from 10am – 12pm
Sunday, September 11th from 10am-12pm