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Bantam League

Bantam League Spring 2014

Welcome to the Showcase Bantam League

With 31 years of off-season hockey league experience

Showcase Hockey is the place to play!


2014 Bantam League Features


  • One team practice – shared ice with another team
  • No price increase from the 2012 season!
  • 10 full-ice league games
  • Great ice times
  • Games will be played at arenas all around town as teams register from around the Metro
  • Games played weeknights and weekends
  • Out-state competition at some levels
  • 17 team jerseys for players to keep
  • Teams and individuals may register
  • Individuals will be placed on teams as teams may ask for additional players.  If there are enough individual registrations left after team requests we will make up a team of those players.  If not placed you will receive a full refund about a week after the season starts.  You will be contacted if you are picked up by a team or if we are able to put a team together
  • All players on a team will play at the level they WILL BE ENTERING IN THE UPCOMING WINTER SEASON 




Important Dates to Remember



JERSEY PICKUP DATE:  AUGUST 13th, 2014 between 4-6pm.   Final team payments are due prior to this date.  Team balances will be charged to your credit card when registering online.


Pickup for teams not individuals will be at the Super Rink in Blaine (upstairs above the main entrance) and the Bloomington Ice Garden (near rink 3). Jerseys, schedules and coach’s gifts will  be there for pickup.  Schedules will not be available until the jersey pickup date!  Extra Jerseys Are $10 Each 


LEAGUE GAMES START: AUGUST 18th, 2014.  Some teams may start a few days later


SEASON ENDING DATE:  SEPTEMBER 15th, 2014.  This will be the last weekend of the league play

Levels of Play

Bantam B1 - For B1 teams or individuals from larger associations and A teams from small associations. 



Bantam B2  - For lower B1 and/or B2 level teams or individuals. 



Bantam C - For C teams and individuals or house league teams or individuals.





Please pay close attention to the skill level of your players when registering as the leagues are divided by skill level. 




Bantam Team & Individual Player Fees

Team Registration Fee - Team fee is $2,495 (A non-refundable $495 deposit will hold your teams spot). Teams needing players will be credited for any individual players assigned to their team in the amount of $150 within a week after the season starts.  Includes 17 Jerseys and 2 coaches gifts.

Individual Player Fee - $175.  We will do everything possible to place your player. If not, players will get a full refund within a week or two after the season starts.  


Squirt, Peewee, Bantam Games:

4 minute warm-up, 3-17 minute running time periods. No timeouts.

Stop time in the last two minutes of the games if there is a 2 goal difference, or less.

Current Minnesota Hockey rules and procedures should be followed.

1:30 minor penalty times will be used.

Checking from behind should be a minimum 5 minute major + 10 minute misconduct.

Boarding should be a minimum 5 minute major.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact: 


Bob Capra

Showcase League Director


952-920-8826, ext.11




Outstate Teams!!!

Teams from outside the Metro area can play games on weekends with multiple games per day.  Limit your travel and play games in the metro!


Teams can play in Weekend Series games that will include 2 games per day!  


Pick your weekends and we will do our best to accommodate you with multiple games per day!  Pick 4, 6, 8, or 10 games.


Contact Bob Capra for out-state team options:





There will not be any refunds after scheduling has been completed for the Showcase Hockey League