Kevin Yellowaga-Skills Coach
Dave Rathjen-Goalie Coach
Taylor Burns-Stregth & Conditioning Coach
Kylee Andresen-Recovery & Pliability Coach
Nicholas Allen-Sports Psychologist
Dr. David Sheps-Team Doctor
May 2023 : Registration Opens for the 2023-2024 season. All registered players will be emailed a link which will provide their assigned team roster for the U18AAA selection process. Please ensure that your email address is current upon registration and that you save the link as it will continue to be your access to updated rosters throughout the U18AAA selection process.
August 21-24, 2023: U18 AAA Raiders Enhancement Camp. Registration dates to open June 1st. (This camp is not mandatory and is intended to provide players the opportunity to get on the ice and to get comfortable with the Raiders coaching staff prior to camp)
August 25-26, 2023: Rookie Camp. This is the start of the Raiders selection process for all 2008 born players/ goaltenders. Rookie camp schedule and rosters will be posted the Monday prior to camp. (From this camp a select number of players will be brought to the U18 AAA Raiders Main camp. Those not continuing on with the U18 AAA selection process will move to U17 AAA, or U16 AA tryouts.
August 27, 2023: Goalie Skate. This is the start of the U18 AAA Raiders selection process for all 2006, 2007 goaltenders and those 2008 goaltenders carrying over from Rookie Camp. From this camp, a select number of 2008 goaltenders will be brought to the U18 AAA Raiders Main camp. Those 2008 goaltenders not continuing on with the U18 AAA selection process will report to U17 AAA or U16 AA tryouts.
September 1-2, 2023: Main Camp. This is the start of the U18 AAA Raiders selection process for all 2006, 2007 and selected 2008 players/ goaltenders. Main Camp schedule and rosters will be posted the Monday prior to Camp.
September 3, 2023: Larry Mitchel Cup Blue and White inter-squad game. Main camp rosters will be cut down and posted to fill two teams for the Larry Mitchell Cup. Following the game, those players continuing on with the U18 AAA Raiders selection process will be posted. All further player releases will be conducted 1 on 1 with the Raiders coaching staff until a 20-man roster is filled.
January 10, 2024: All Hockey Canada Rosters must be finalized. It is imperative to note that due to transactions and player movement in both the CJHL and WHL, the U18 AAA Raiders roster may be impacted up until January 10.
**If you are going to be missing any portion of the designated selection process to attend a Junior A or WHL camp please email both Head Coach Jack Redlick at email@example.com and Manager Russ Stevenson at firstname.lastname@example.org the following information:
-Name of the Junior Camp(s) that you will be attending
-Known duration of the Raiders Selection Process that you will be absent **