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Kansas City Stars

KCIC/KC Stars Summer 2023 Programming

KCIC/KC Stars Summer Camps and Clinics at KC Ice Center in Shawnee, Kansas.

KC Stars Hockey Academy - - This Camp is Full
For birth years 2009-2014
June 6-8, and June 13-15, 2023
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KC Stars High School Clinic - - FULL
For Stars and Jets high school players 2005-2008
June 5, 12, 19, 26, July 10, 17, 2023
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Top Speed/Top Shelf Clinic - - FULL
For birth years 2009-2014
June 19-22, 2023
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U8 and New Player Clinics
July 10-12 or August 7-9, 2023
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Illo/Jets Power Skating Camp for U8 thru 14U/JV
July 24-28, 2023
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Ferschweiler Hockey Camp
July 31-August 4, 2023

Illo Hockey Summer Training Sessions
Weekly Dryland and On-Ice Training Sessions for 2005-2012 Birth Years
See fliers below

2023-2024 Fall/Winter Hockey Information

Save-the-dates for the upcoming 2023-2024 Stars hockey season!
KC Stars Gold+ A/B Travel Team Information for 10U/12U/14U:
Conditioning Skates for those planning to tryout will be Monday August 7th - Monday August 14th
Gold+ Tryouts for 10U/12U/14U will be Tuesday August 15th - August 24th

U8 Roundup, Coaches Meeting, Used Hockey Equipment Sale: Saturday August 19th

Jets JV/Varsity AA Tryouts:
Monday August 28th through Wednesday August 30th

Stars Youth House League and High School JV/Varsity Evaluations:
Tuesday September 5th through September 24th

More information and online registration will be posted when available.

General Information About KC Stars/Jets

HOUSE LEAGUE HOCKEY: KC Stars offers house/rec hockey for 6U/8U, 10U Squirt, 12U Peewee, 14U Bantam & High School JV/Varsity players. Our home rink is KC Ice Center in Shawnee, KS.  Fall/Winter hockey registration is in August.  Fall/winter practices are held during the week and run from September through February with games on the weekends starting mid October and running through February. Stars Fall/Winter house teams play in the Kansas City Youth Hockey League against teams from Line Creek, Independence, Carriage Club, & St Joseph.  The Stars also host Spring Xtreme hockey which runs from late March thru late May.

TRAVEL HOCKEY: KC Stars Gold+ Travel Teams are formed in the 10U Squirt, 12U Peewee, and 14U Bantam divisions. Teams play in the Midwest Hockey League against teams from Iowa and Nebraska and also attend invitational tournaments in the mid-west and central part of the US. Travel Tryout Evaluations are in August.

STARS HIGH SCHOOL JV/VARSITY: KC Stars JV and Varsity teams play in the Mid America High School Hockey League (MAHSHL). Registration is in August, teams start practicing in September, games start late October and run through mid February.

KC JETS HIGH SCHOOL JV/VARSITY AA HOCKEY: The KC Jets are Kansas City's top high school AA travel teams that play in the Midwest High School Hockey League against teams from Iowa and Nebraska.  Tryouts are in August, practices start early September, games start in October, season finals are in early March. For more information on KC Jets JV/Varsity travel please visit their team page at

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Home Rink:
KC Ice Center
19900 Johnson Drive
Shawnee, KS 66218
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KC Stars Contacts

Mary Helmick

Program Director

Phone: 913-634-6465

Dean Nelson

Hockey Director

Phone: 507-990-3745

Shjon Podein

Assistant Hockey Director


Ed Pepe

Goalie Development Director

Phone: 913-620-7131

Jennifer Reynolds

House League Coordinator & Scheduler

Phone: 913-708-1347

Gary Scibona

KC Jets Team Manager

Phone: 816-982-4402

Interested in Coaching? We'd love to have you! Please email Dean at and register yourself using the below link.