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Jr. Vipers Mite Hockey

About the Jr. Vipers

The Jr. Vipers is a Mite Travel (8U) program that practices and plays out of both Top Shelf Ice Arena in Gurnee, and the Pleasant Prairie RecPlex.  The Jr. Vipers compete in the Chicago United Hockey League (CUHL).  

Program Features

  • Fall Tune-ups (August)
  • 3-4 Practices Per Week. 
    • 2-3 Team Practices 
    • 1 Session of BTE (Beyond the Edge Training) OR 1 Session of On-ice Skills Weekly (rotating schedule)
  • 24-28 Game Schedule (varies by age group)
  • 2-4 Tournaments (number varies by team. Tournament fees not included in season fees. Tournaments are paid for through team slush fund).
  • PADS Goalie Training
  • Home and Away Socks
  • Practice Jerseys
  • Players who require a new team jacket or game jerseys will need to order through the RecPlex ProShop. Warm-up pants are in stock and available for purchase whenever.


Please contact:

Tim Kinsman

Hockey Director

Phone: 262-947-3622

Brian Luburich

Jr. Vipers President

Phone: 262-925-6752