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  • Gender: Male
  • Dates: August 3-6, 2023
  • Age: '07-'09 & '10 & '12
  • Location: State College, PA
  • Showcase
  • Elite Division
  • Male Event
  • Development
  • Individual-Entry
  • Invite Only
  • Scouted

Event Details

The Blue & White Camp will host players in three groups (2007 through 2009, 2010, and 2012) at Penn State University.  Participants will have the unique opportunity to learn transferable-to-game skills from professional coaches at a variety of higher levels. The Camp will host a maximum of 76 players per group and generally consists of players from all over North America (Maximum player to coach ratio of 6:1 for all skills sessions). 
Camp includes: 
  • Four skills sessions (Team and position-specific variety, 60 min each)
    • Lead instructors are current NCAA Div 1, AHL, and other professional coaches or front-office staff
    • Assistant coaches are a combination of Prime Hockey staff, Junior coaches and Bishop Kearney Selects staff
    • Counselors are current Penn State Hockey players
    • 3+ instructors on the ice per session
    • Most sessions will include a goalie instructor
  • 3 full-ice games (3 X 15 Minute stop time)
    • 2010s are full contact
    • 2012s are non-contact
  • Classroom / Lectures (2022 lecture topics below)
    • Special teams concepts
    • Hockey Academies & Preparation for Higher Levels
  • Blue & White camp jersey & socks
2007-2009: Registrations will go through an approval process.
Contact: Phil Passarelli
2010 & 2012s: Invite Only
To be considered, contact:
Joe Templin & Nick Betz
Cost: $650 USD


  • Name: Phil Passarelli
  • Email:
  • Phone: (856) 220-5802

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  • Pegula Ice Arena

    250 University Dr
    State College, PA 16802
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Do you have female programming?

Of course! We offer female only tournaments, female specific teams, and a number of co-ed tournaments with female divisions. Please fill out our contact form <here> and we will be in touch to walk you through our female programming!

Things To Do

  • The Arboretum

    The arboretum has amazing wildlife sculptures, gardens, plants, and is a great place to unwind and enjoy nature.
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  • Delgrosso's Amusement Park

    Delgrosso's Amusement Park has rides for everyone. If you are looking for rides, fun, food and a good time - check out this amusement park!
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    View over forty species of reptiles and amphibians in the indoor exhibit gallery. Seasonal exhibits include Butterflies! and Dinosaurs Come to Life, a large scale animatronic dinosaur exhibit
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Camp Staff

Joe Templin - Camp Administration
Play Hockey, GM Elite Programming
Mitch Larnerd - Camp Administration
Play Hockey, GM North American Events
Adam Shemansky - Camp Administration
Play Hockey, East Coast Portfolio Manager
Juliano Pagliero - Lead Instructor
Penn State University - Assistant Coach
Ben Syer - Lead Instructor
Cornell University - Associate Head Coach
Bill Downey - Lead Instructor
Lehigh Valley Phantoms (AHL) –
Ass. Coach / Director of Hockey Operations
Shane Talarico - Lead Instructor
Princeton University - Assistant Coach
John Lidgett - Lead Instructor
Niagara University - Assistant Coach
Chris Hajt - Lead Instructor
Ontario Reign (AHL) - Assistant Coach
George Harvey - Assistant Instructor
Penn State University - Director of Hockey Operations
Slava Kouznetsov - Power Skating Instructor
Philadelphia Flyers - Skating Coach
Nick Betz - Assistant Instructor
Play Hockey
Zach Vit - Assistant Instructor
Bishop Kearney Selects U18 Coach
Greg Collins - Assistant Instructor
Bishop Kearney Selects U14 Coach
Kyle Donovan - Assistant Instructor
Prime Hockey Coach
Cam Cooper - Assistant Instructor
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