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Hockey: Mississippi Valley Conference to hold youth player development program

The Mississippi Valley Conference Hockey Association (MVCHA), in association with the Highland Bulldogs Hockey Club, is holding a player development program for ice hockey.

The program consists of eight sessions of ice time for the low price of $50 total. The sessions are on Sunday afternoons from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. at East Alton Ice Rink on the following dates: July 12, July 19, July 26, Aug. 2, Aug. 9 and Aug. 16. There are also two Saturday sessions from 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. on Aug. 22 and Aug. 29.

This camp is offered to grades 6-12 and is for kids who have never played hockey and they are interested in learning to play this exciting sport. Local area high school coaches will be the camp instructors. There is no experience or equipment required.

If you are interested, please contact Scott Korte with the Highland Bulldogs Hockey Club at (618) 514-2262 or skorte@pyramidelectrical.com for more information.