** EDITED 10/14 **
On 10/13, ASAA made the tough decision to postpone all winter sports until a further date. We hope to have a better idea and status of the remainder of our season following their next meeting on November 9th.
Please continue to check back here for updates as we look to restart our pre-season training!
Due to a recent outbreak related to a hockey tournament, ASAA has made the decision to postpone the start of the season to Monday, October 26th (10/26). Preseason training will not be taking place during this postponement period. Please check in here for the latest information and updates!
** Edited 10/12 **
Less than two weeks (again) until the start of our 2020-21 Colony Knights Hockey season!
If you cannot make the try-outs (10/26-28/2020), you MUST contact Coach Chris Yaskus (907-841-7189) prior to try-outs. We foresee a large number of athletes, and cuts are expected.
There will be full JV and Varsity teams this season.
There will be a 3 day try-out for the program.
All players must have the ACTIVITIES paperwork completed prior to getting on the ice. This means all Planet HS forms must be filled out, athletes must have a current physical on file, and they must have a "Permission to Participate and Assumption of Risk" form completed and on file!
For Planet HS registration and additional information, please click here: https://www.matsuk12.us/page/10564
For permission form and physical submission, please submit to Julie Link at Colony High School.
ALL ATHLETES MUST CHECK IN AT COLONY HIGH SCHOOL COMMONS ON 10/26 FROM 2:30-3PM. Forms can be submitted at this time, however if paperwork is not completed and SIGNED OFF during this check-in, athletes will not be permitted to step on the ice.
If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to Coach Yaskus!
October 23rd. All members are expected to attend this Booster Club meeting immediately following the Coaches/Parents information meeting.
The new season is upon us. All interested players must register with the school Activities Director. The MSBSD $200 activities fee is discounted to $100 this year.
However, a "Booster Fee" will be expected to be paid by all players to cover our Knights Hockey program expenses. Expenses include, travel, lodging, meals, ice time, tournament fees, website and much more.
New players to the program are required to purchase a custom Colony helmet and custom gloves, $300, provided by the Booster Club. Fundraising will be expected. If you would like to begin acquiring business sponsors, please contact Sabra Sturgis for details; (601)813-3541.
Annual awards were presented on February 27th at Career Tech High School.
MVP - Bryant Marks, sophomore, Goalie
Most Points - Jacob Ross, Sophomore, Forward
Leadership Award - Dane Jellich, Senior, Forward
Most Improved - Kaden Ketchum, Junior, Forward
Rookie of the Year - Jacob Ross, Sophomore, Forward
4.0 GPA - Carter Conrad, Terje Decovich & Jacob Ross
SENIOR CLASS of 2020 - Blake Reid (4 year letterman), Gabe Capple (2 yr), David Moore (2 yr), Roman Shepard (3 yr), Wyatt Manculich (2 yr) & Dane Jellich (3 yr)
REGION CHAMPIONS 2020!
The KNIGHTS won the Mid Alaska Conference title Saturday, Feb 8 in Fairbanks by beating Wasilla 3-2. They also qualify for the First National Bank of Alaska STATE Tournament at the Menard beginning on February 13th. Please come support the Knights Varsity hockey team.
First Team- Forward Jacob Ross & goalie Bryant Marks
Second Team - Defenseman Carson McLaughlin & forward Kaden Ketchum
Honorable Mention - Goalie Roman Shepard
Head Coach - Chris Yaskus
Assistant Coach - Josh Erhardt
Assistant Coach - Ryan McMullan
Pre-season workouts will begin Tuesday, July 14th from 7:30-8:45PM at Denali Crossfit, and they will continue every Tuesday and Thursday. ALL Participants MUST have a completed district permission slip (see below) SIGNED by a guardian. You can print below, or we will have them available at the gym, however no student will be permitted to participate without a form signed by a parent/guardian. Please turn completed forms into Coach Yaskus upon arrival. If you have any questions, please reach out to Coach Chris Yaskus at 907-841-7189. See you there!!
Colony Knights Hockey is a COED varsity and junior varsity sport operating under the MatSu Borough School District and ASAA rules and regulations. The Knights are in ASAA Region III. The Knights play in the recently realigned Division I - Mid Alaska Conference. The Knights have won three Region/Conf. titles in the last five years and qualified for the State High School tournament six consecutive years.
Knight ALUMNI 2019
2019-20 COLONY KNIGHTS
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