As we previously communicated, Governor Pritzker announced on Tuesday that all of Illinois will be subject to Tier 3 mitigation beginning, Friday, November 20. Part of the Tier 3 mitigation plan requires the suspension of "all indoor group sporting and recreational activities including youth and adult recreational sports."
In light of these guidelines, the Darien Sportsplex has advised us that we are not able to use our ice slots until further notice. Also, because of the guidelines, MFC Performance is not able to conduct our off-ice training.
As a result, effective Friday, November 20, all DuPage Stars on-ice and off-ice activities are suspended until further notice.
We do not know how long the mitigation period will last. We will keep you updated as we receive additional information.
Please stay healthy and safe.
The DuPage Stars Board of Directors
Our Varsity and Junior Varsity teams will play in the Illinois West Hockey League (www.illinoiswesthockey.com) during the 2020-21 Season. League standings and player statistics can also be found at www.ahai2.org. Our website also has a link for www.arenamaps.com, which gives addresses and directions to all rinks in the Chicagoland area.
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The Stars would like to stress that we have a "Zero Tolerance" policy for players as well as parents. Please show respect towards officials, players, and other parents at all games.
Thank you and go Stars!
DuPage Stars Hockey Club
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* The goal of the A Step aHead Program is to educate the youth hockey community on concussion awareness, prevention and treatment as well as provide FREE baseline neurocognitive testing to AHAI members.
* A Step aHead testing is available for AHAI members ages 11-18. (12U through 18U/High School) from July 1 through November 1, 2019.
* Baseline testing is MANDATORY for Stars players and must be completed BEFORE the 1st 2019-20 Season practice.
*The test is valid for 2 years but a player will require retesting prior to the subsequent season if he/she suffers a concussion during the 1st year of the 2-year period.
* Click on the A Step a Head image BELOW to learn more about the program. If you have any questions, please contact Bob Surrette at email@example.com.