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Spring 2024 Hockey Information

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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.

2023-2024 Stars Player Registration & Payment Schedule

Division Total Fees Due at Registration Due Oct 1 Due Nov 1 Due Dec 1 Due Jan 1
6U-8U $960 $280 $170 $170 $170 $170
10U Squirt $1,180 $300 $220 $220 $220 $220
12U Peewee $1,180 $300 $220 $220 $220 $220
14U Bantam $1,180 $300 $220 $220 $220 $220
High School $2,260 $480 $445 $445 $445 $445
Gold+ Travel $2,340 $460 $470 $470 $470 $470

Payment Options Include:
Option 1: Pay in full online by Credit Card or Bank Account.
Option 2: Pay 'Due at Registration' amount today, then autopay the remaining payments. Autopay installment options include:
4 installments due the 1st of the month Oct 1, Nov 1, Dec 1, Jan 1
4 installments due the 15th of the month Oct 15, Nov 15, Dec 15, Jan 15
5 installments due the 1st of the month Oct 1, Nov 1, Dec 1, Jan 1, Feb 1. Installment payments will be lower.

Please click the following link to register. Login with your current Sport NGIN account or create a new one.

Register by August 31st to avoid $50 late fee.