The 2023 Prime Maize and Blue Camp will host players from the US and Canada at the 2009 & 2011 birth years.
Participants will have the unique opportunity to learn transferable-to-game skills from professional coaches at various levels, including AHL, NCAA Div I, U.S. National Team Development Program, USHL, and Bishop Kearney Selects. The Camp will host a maximum of 76 players per group (Maximum player to coach ratio of 6:1 for all skills sessions).
The camp includes:
- 5 skills sessions (60-70 mins each)
- Three (3) Team skills sessions
- Two (2) Position specific skills sessions
- Lead instructors are current NCAA Div 1, AHL, USHL, and U.S. NTDP coaches and staff
- 3+ instructors on the ice per session
- Most/all sessions will include a goalie instructor
- 3 full-ice games (3 X 15 Minute stop time)
- 2011s are non-contact
- 2009s are full contact
- Performance Nutrition lecture & presentation
- Maize & Blue camp jersey & socks
To be considered, please fill out the inquiry form here
- Name: Nick Betz
- Email: email@example.com
- Phone: (586) 854-2170
This is a Stay To Play (STP) event. All participating teams/individuals that live outside of an hour are considered travel participants and must follow the event STP policy unless otherwise approved by the event director. Should a team/individual decide that they do not want to stay in our approved hotels there is an opt-out fee.
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For information or questions regarding hotel bookings - please contact Team Travel Source at playhockey@
Body (Checking) contact will begin at the 2008 age group.
All games will be 3 x 15 min stop time periods. Ice cut at the half way point of the 2nd period (first whistle after 7:30).
Penalties will result in a shootout attempt. If the player doesn't score, faceoff will be in zone. If player scores, faceoff at center ice.
A zero tolerance for verbal abuse is in effect and will be enforced for all team officials, players, and spectators.
Appropriate penalties will be assessed for disputing or arguing a decision of the officials, any visual demonstration of dissatisfaction, or for the use of obscene or vulgar language to anyone at any time during the event.
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Nick Betz- Admin
Jon Globke - Admin
Jared DeMichel - Lead Instructor
Michigan State - Associate Head Coach
Kevin Reiter - Lead Instructor
University of Michigan - Assistant Coach
Kevin Patrick - Lead Instructor
Culver Academy - Boys Hockey Programming Manager & U18 HC
Mike Hamilton - Lead Instructor
USHL Head Coach
Brad Fast - Lead Instructor
MSU Director of Player Development
Cam Cooper - Assistant Instructor
Bell Tire U14 - Coach
Ryan Hayes - Assistant Instructor
USNTDP- Assistant Coach
Trevor Coykendell - Assistant Instructor
Adrian College Hockey Coach
Andy Howard - Assistant Instructor
Medicine Hat Tigers WHL
Matt Johnson - Assistant Instructor
Bell Tire U14 - Coach
Mike Towns - Lead Instructor
Michigan State University - Assistant Coach
Sample Camp Schedule