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Welcome to Golden State Elite Hockey

Welcome! Golden State Elite Hockey is a youth tier ice hockey program for Northern California players from 12U to 18U.  We are the top performing tier program in the state.

Last season's performance: 87.5% of teams (7 teams) went to playoffs, 1 state title and 1 state finalist, 1 National semi-finalist, average per team winning percentage: 66%, average goals fielded per game per team: 4.33, average goals allowed per game per team: 2.27, 30 players (including 4 female players) went to CAHA Selects, and 5 teams (62.5%) ranked in the top 60 nationally.

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Fall/Winter Season Tryouts

Fall/Winter tryouts will be May 19-21.  See our tryout page for details.

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18U at Nationals

Our 18U AA Team made it all the way to the semi-finals at Nationals in Lansing, Michigan.  That is the farthest GSE has advanced at Nationals.  Congrats to the team, Head Coach Mike Holmes, Assistant Coaches Vinny Heumann and Chip Cormier.

Fundraising For trip to nationals

Our 18U Team is looking for financial help to make the trip to Nationals in Lansing.

State Champs

Our 18U team won the State Championship, while our 14U North team was a finalist.  The 18s travel to Lansing Michigan in a couple of weeks for Nationals.


14U North

Presenting our Norcal Spring Tier League

Check out our Spring program:  Norcal Spring Tier League

CAHA State Finals

We have three teams headed to the State Finals in Escondido on March 17th: 12U South, 14U North, and 18U.

Regular season concludes

At the end of the regular season, here is where our teams stand:

  • 12U South: 4th place and clinched playoffs
  • 12U North: 1st place and clinched playoffs
  • 14U South: their season has concluded
  • 14U North: clinched playoffs
  • 15 AAA: Went to playoffs
  • 16U South: 4th place and clinched playoffs
  • 16U North: clinched playoffs
  • 18U: 1st place and clinched playoffs 
We had a record 7 (of 8) teams make playoffs!

CAHA Selects

Congratulations to the following players that are moving on from the CAHA Select Camp to the Pacific District Select Camp (or the 03 Camp).  This includes a GSE record 4 female players:

  • Ethan Judkowitz
  • Ryan Nutt
  • Owen Millward
  • Cade Herrera
  • Antonio Tarantino
  • Ben Biester
  • Dalton Garcia
  • Jake Maley
  • Amelia DiPaulo
  • Karley Garcia
  • Anna Liu
  • Alexandra Thanassi

18U AA Finalist at International Silverstick

Our 18U AA team was a finalist at the International Silverstick tournament in Sarnia over the MLK weekend.  They fell short in the championship game against the Caledon Hawks, the #1 team in Ontario.  They beat Team Midwest (#28 in the US), Gulf Coast Flames, Ted Reeve Thunder (#5 in Ontario), and tied the Aurora Tigers (#18 in Ontario). 

Selects

We have an impressive 30 players that either made NORCAL Selects or are alternates. That is nearly twice the number we had last year and 40% of our eligible players.  These players will move onto CAHA Selects in January.

Congrats to these players for being selected or placed on the alternates list:

Christian Codding
Ryan Nutt
Ethan Judkowitz
Dias Belda
Owen Millward
Deven Boldway
Cade Herrera
Ryan Kopelman
Tyson Phillips
Curtis Fox
Bailey Rios
Antonio Tarantino
Rali Cunha
Toren Frank
Jacob Maley
Nathan Moffat
Grant Hunsader
Zachary Podlesh
Ben Biester
Joseph Cantelmo
Brian Faun
Dalton Garcia
Christopher Manzer
Nolan McMahon
Matthew Scheeler
Zach Acton
Harrison Folmar
Spencer Kenyon
Maxim Pivovarov
Joshua Hubert

18U AA wins regional Silverstick tournament

    Scout contact form

    For scouts, coaches, and managers wishing to make contact with our players or coaches, please fill out this form:

       Scout Contact Form

    Facebook and Twitter

    Justin hoists the USHL's Clark Cup

    In his first year with the USHL's Tri-City Storm, GSE alumni, Justin Dixon, is hoisting the Clark Cup after winning the USHL championship.  Congrats, Justin!

    Facebook

    Members and alumni can follow us on Facebook:

    https://www.facebook.com/groups/165487443564791/

    Local ABC News profiles Amelia DiPaola

    One of our Bantam 1 AA players and one of two female GSE players, Amelia DiPaola, was profiled by the local ABC news, ABC7 San Francisco.

    Interested?

    If you are interested in submitting your name to our coaches in order for them to review your potential, please fill this form out.

    If you do not think you possess the skills just yet, our coaches can still advise you about the steps you need to take in order to prepare for an eventual tryout.  So, email us and indicate your intentions.


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