This years preseason collegiate match-up features a home and home series against our neighbors from the north
After qualifying for the Western States Hockey League playoffs for the first time since 2011-12, the Arizona Hawks have made a change as Andrew Tufto has been named their new head coach.
The Arizona Hawks are conveniently located in the desert southwest of the United States and our players really love our winters.
Players are provided with a practice schedule of more than 8 hours weekly and 50 games a season in the WSHL Tier II Junior Hockey League.
Our schedule takes us to some cold weather but most of the time you will avoid the blizzards and ice - except in our state of the art facility.
SAT College Prep
The SAT prep classes offered by the Team will begin on Friday, Sept 2, the day after main camp ends. All players that will be taking the SAT test given on Oct. 1, 2016 must register for the test by Sept 1. Tests taken after this date (Nov 5, Dec 3, etc.) will not have scores available to be included in the Las Vegas Showcase Player handbook for college scouts and coaches.
Team prep classes will be every Monday and Friday 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM. The first session is Friday, Sept 2, and will be extended to 3 hours- 9:00 AM to noon. The last session will be Friday, Sept 30. Course material will be supplied by the Team.
Our Locker Room
The Next Level
The Arizona Hawks have made it their mission to work with and move players to their next higher level of hockey. We are pleased to announce that each year numerous players have received either a pro or collegiate offer. Check out our amazing list of alumni.Do you want to house a player!If your’re interested in becoming a billet and hosting a player from outside the Phoenix Metro area for the 2016-2017 season, contact via email: email@example.com today. For more information on how a billet family is helpful to the players please click on the tab below.
Billet Family Information
Billet Q&A Form
Our Training Space at Dead Red Crossfit
WESTERN STATES HOCKEY LEAGUE (WSHL)
ANNOUNCES OFFICIAL PARTNERSHIP WITH BLACK DOG ENTERPRISES
San Jose, Calif. Aug. X, 2016—Black Dog Enterprises (BDE) is pleased to announce its partnership with the Western States Hockey League (WSHL) to provide live and on-demand streaming coverage of nearly 800 league games per season.
BDE will provide regular season and playoff coverage, including the Thorne Cup Playoffs and the Annual Western States Shootout in Las Vegas, Nevada, which showcases the league’s brightest stars in front of scouts from over 75 institutions.
“Black Dog Enterprises’ commitment to providing our fans with high–quality streaming game coverage is unsurpassed,” said Ron White, WSHL president and commissioner. “Our goal continues to be centered on developing hockey players and assisting them in reaching their goals. Our partnership with Black Dog Enterprises will provide team members, families, coaches and scouts additional tools to help our players succeed.”
Black Dog Enterprises will offer single game credits, three game bundles and monthly subscriptions that will all provide simultaneous access to live and on-demand WSHL content. On-demand content includes full DVR capabilities, allowing fans flexibility in their viewing preferences. Games will also be available for purchase on DVD and long-term, on-demand streaming through BDE’s personal video vault service.
“We are excited to partner with the WSHL to showcase the league’s talent worldwide,” said Andy Dickerson, founder and CEO of Black Dog Enterprises. “WSHL needs a partner who understands their unique opportunities and is willing to be hands-on to ensure they are provided with high-quality video production that will help facilitate the continued advancement of players to higher levels of competition. We are confident in our ability to assist them in meeting their goals.”
More information on how to view games will be available prior to the startof the WSHL season at the WSHL website (www.wshl.org).
About Black Dog Enterprises
Founded in San Jose, California in 2011, Black Dog Enterprises (BDE) provides a wide array of media solutions in four major areas of production: Sports Production, Corporate Services, Wedding Videography and Website Design. BDE is proud to partner with an increasingly large number of youth and collegiate sports organizations to provide live and on-demand online streaming services. For more information visit www.blackdogenterprises.org.
About Western States Hockey League
The Western States Hockey League (WSHL) is an Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) sanctioned, Tier II Junior “A” hockey league that has been in continuous existence since 1994. Started by Dr. Don Thorne, whom the league championship trophy is named after, the WSHL began play in 1994 as the first junior hockey league on the west coast of the United States. The 2016-17 season will mark the league’s 23rd season of play. For more information visit http://www.wshl.org.