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    Click below to register for the RecPlex Summer Hockey Academy!

    LIVE BARN Coming to the RecPlex-Fall 2018!

    Squirt 1-NIHL Blackhawks Tournament 2nd Place

    Girls 12U-NIHL Blackhawks Tournament 4th Place

    Bantam 1-NIHL President's Cup Champions-NIHL Blackhawks Tournament-3rd Place

    Vipers Spirit Wear Store

    The NIHL Blackhawks End of Season Tournament is right around the corner. Are you ready with your Viper spirit wear? 

    The Vipers online spirit wear store continues to be fully stocked with dozens of all-new, high-quality items for parents, players and family members. 

    Vipers Second Annual Golf Outing-Registration Open!


    The Second Annual Vipers Golf Outing is scheduled for Monday, June 11th at Glen Flora Country Club in Waukegan. 

    Purchase your golf or Dinner tickets with the link below. We are also pleased to announce our grand prize raffle of a Fall Season is available as well. 

    We are looking forward to a great event. Get your foursome together and register today!

    Click on the link below to register.

      Recent Events

      Summer Hockey Academy Registration Now Open!

      By Kelsey Twigg 04/10/2018, 3:15pm CDT

      Click here for more information

      Vipers Girls U14-Second Place in South Bend Cup

      By Julie Rodgers 02/14/2018, 10:45pm CST

      Vipers Girls U12-Second Place in South Bend Cup

      By Julie Rodgers 02/14/2018, 10:45pm CST


      NIHL Academic Excellence Program

      All 2017-2018 NIHL players are encouraged to participate in this season’s Academic Excellence program.

      NIHL rostered 1st through 8th grade players must earn and submit a straight “A” report card, from any grading period, in all subjects except P.E. Non-traditional grade equivalents will be accepted.

      NIHL rostered high school players must earn a minimum of a “B” average, from any grading period, in all subjects except P.E.

      All submissions for this year’s program must include a copy of the report card and a completed submission form. Submissions must be completed by April 1st. Click below for the submission form.

      Vipers Squirt 2 and 3 at the United Center for the Junior Hawks Game

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      Follow NIHL on Facebook and Twitter

      NIHL is proud to announce that in order to keep our families more informed we will be launching a monthly newsletter on Tuesday, October 18th. Subscribe today! You won't want to miss the monthly Managers' Corner, team standings, important dates, Games of the Week, updates on girls and mites and of course the latest news and offers from the Chicago Wolves! We also encourage you to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter! Send us your pictures or story ideas; we would love to share them! Email pictures to Good luck to all our NIHL teams this season!

      One (1) lucky subscriber will receive a Chicago Wolves player at their team practice! Three (3) lucky subscribers will receive 4 tickets to a Chicago Wolves game of their choosing and a replica Chicago Wolves youth jersey! Don’t wait! Subscribe TODAY!

      To Subscribe to the NIHL newsletter, click on the link below..

      Chicago Cross Ice Classic Celebrates Girls Hockey

      Click on the link to read an article on featuring our own Vipers Girls teams! #ViperUp

      A Celebration of Hockey

      Check out the article on AHAI's Snapshot Newsletter about the Vipers participation in A Celebration of Hockey. #ViperUp

      Mailing Address

      Vipers Hockey Association
      5250 Grand Avenue #14-255
      Gurnee, IL 60031


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