2016-2017 14U MSGHL Player Roster
Dan Barrett - Head Coach - Email Coach Dan
Joe Jordan- Assistant Coach
Greg Stark- Team Manager
The Colorado Select Board of Directors is pleased to announce that our new Director of Hockey Operations and Player Development is Jesse Davis. Jesse brings a diverse portfolio of hockey experience to the association, including over 19 seasons of high-level coaching and hockey operations success. He has experience in junior hockey, coaching the Fargo Force USHL, Motor City Machine, & Texas Tornado NAHL. He also has years of experience in youth hockey, working at all levels from beginners to high school/prep school hockey, and both boys and girls AA/AAA hockey in Detroit, Chicago, and Colorado, He has coached over 30 NHL draft picks, along with over 120 men’s and women’s DI college commitments.
Over the past several seasons Jesse has worked with the Colorado Select Girls Hockey Association. (CSGHA) in many capacities; serving as a skating and skills instructor, helping run the Select Futures and Try Hockey for Free events, and as one of the head coaches for the Spring Development Program since its inception. He is very excited to expand his role with the association and take over as Director, saying “The Colorado Select Girls Hockey Association has a long-standing history of success developing female athletes that have gone on to college hockey and Olympic Gold. I am truly honored to be a part of such a reputable program. We look to continue that success year after year, at all levels, for every player involved.”.
Originally from Detroit MI, Jesse started playing hockey at the age of 3 and would go on to play two years of junior hockey in the NAHL and six years of professional hockey in the CoHL, UHL, ECHL, and ACHL. After his playing career ended, he moved into coaching youth hockey in the Chicago and Detroit areas. He worked with boys and girls teams at both the AA and AAA levels for organizations such as the Chicago Fury, Detroit Compuware, Detroit Little Caesar’s, and St Clair Shores Saints.
In 2014 Jesse moved to Colorado where he took on the position of Head Coach and General Manager of the Breckenridge Bucks junior hockey team. He quickly fell in love with Colorado and since moving on from Junior hockey, he has been focused on youth hockey. He has worked with several Colorado youth hockey associations including, the Summit Youth Hockey program, Foothills Flyers Hockey Association (FHA), Team Colorado, and of course Colorado Select. Jesse is also the Director and Head Instructor for Rocky Mountain Hockey School (RMHS) where he has had a chance to work with hundreds of youth players of all different levels and ages from the US, Canada, and Europe.
Jesse owns Hockey Smart LLC, a company formed in 2006, which provides consulting, training, coaching, and mentorship to hockey players.
Other hockey related activities he is involved in include:
The Board is very excited to have Jesse moving into the Director role and we know that with his experience and familiarity with Select he will continue the growth of the association and the development of our athletes. Please take a chance when you see him at the rink to congratulate him and welcome him as the new Director. We will be hosting a meet and greet in conjunction with our annual membership meeting on Saturday, May 4th. The meeting will be from 5:00pm - 6:30pm in the Eagle Mountain room at the Ridge, with the meet and greet following immediately after in the Penalty Box at the Edge until 8:00pm. The annual meeting is a great way to hear about our plans for next year, so please join us.
Jesse can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 248.730.7700.
CSGHA has been named as the host for the 2017 CAHA State Playoffs for the Girls 19U and 16U Tier I and 19U Tier II Divisions. Playoff dates are March 3-5, and all games will be played at the Select's home ice at the Edge Ice Arena in Littleton, Colorado.
The three divisions will feature the following match-ups:
CSGHA 19U AAA vs Lady RoughRiders 19U AAA
CSGHA 16U AAA vs Lady RoughRiders 16U AAA
CSGHA 19U AA vs CSAHA Tigers 19U AA
All three CSGHA teams will be playing for an opportunity to advance to the USA Hockey National Championship Tournament.
We will be sharing more information in the next few days and we are currently asking for volunteers to work on the committee to plan the event. Contact Bryan Smith if you are interested. We will also be asked to fill 54 volunteer positions to run operations during all nine scheduled games that weekend!
Stay tuned for more!!
The Annual Alumni Game will be held on Sunday, December 18th at the Edge Ice Arena. The puck will drop for the game at 2:00 pm, however, there is a lot going on surrounding the game! Below is a schedule of the events going on this weekend and on game day.
Saturday, December 17th
4:15 pm - 12U CCYHL vs NCYL (NOCO Ice Arena)
8:10 pm - 19U AAA vs Lady Roughriders (Sports Stable Ice Rink - Superior, CO)
Sunday, December 18th
9:00 am - 12CCYHL vs. DU Crimson (Edge Ice Arena)
10:45 am and 12:45 pm - 8U Jingle Bells Jamboree (Edge Ice Arena)
11:30 am - 10U vs. Arapahoe Navy (Edge Ice Arena)
1:00-3:15 pm - Happy hour specials in the Penalty Box
1:00 pm - Alumni Player Check-in (Edge Ice Arena)
1:00 pm - Silent Auction open (Edge Ice Arena)
1:00 pm - Buy your pucks for the Chuck-a-puck (Edge Ice Arena)
1:30 pm - Hardest shot contest opens (details below)
2:00 pm - Puck drop for 2016 Alumni Game (Edge Ice Arena)
1st Intermission - Chuck-a-puck (details below)
2nd Intermission - Announcement of Hardest Shot winner
Following the Game
3:15 pm - Taco bar fundraiser for those in attendance (details below)
3:30 pm - Silent Auction Closes
3:30 pm - 15 minute Autograph Session with Alumni (Alumni Wall)
3:45 pm - Spaghetti Dinner for Alumni and 19U AAA players (Penalty Box)
Chuck a Puck
$2 per puck or $5 for 3 pucks
The “chuck” will be held on the player benches during the 1st Intermission
Hardest Shot Competition
Player Development Center (Shooting Cage in West Rink)
$2/Shot or $5 for 3 Shots
Separate divisions for: 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U, 16U, 19U, Coach/Parent
Will start at 1:30 and run through the second period of the game.
Winners will be announced during the 2nd intermission
Taco Bar Fundraiser
Following the game outside the Penalty Box there will be a Taco Bar set up for all in attendance.
Cost will be $## per person (cash only please).
Volunteers are still needed to help with many aspects of the event. Please visit the Signup Genius to volunteer: