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Kansas City Jr Mavs

21-22 Declaration Game Schedules

Below are game schedules for the 21-22 declaration games. These games are designed to make sure all the teams/players are in correct level within their division. 

Some divisions have asked for an additional day to finalize rosters, so rosters will be posted to the Jr Mavs website by Tuesday! Once teams are posted and finalized, your coach should be reaching out to you with more details. Thank you for your understanding and patience, it's going to be a great season! 

2021-22 Season Information

We are looking forward to a fun and exciting Jr Mavs 2021-22 season! Registration is NOW OPEN and will close on August 31st! Please see the information sheets and registration link below:

Jr Mavs High School Announcement

The Jr Mavs are excited to announce a new High School name, logo and coaching team for the 2021-22 season! 

High School Program Director/Head Coach: Mike Kempkes
Lead Skills/Assistant Coach: Nate Widman
Lead Goaltending/Assistant Coach: Micah Robbins

Interested in Coaching?

Interested in coaching for the 2021-22 season? If so, please fill out the following google form and our coaching director, Mike Kempkes, will be in contact with you shortly.

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KC Jr. Mavs

Home Rink:
Cable Dahmer Arena
19100 E Valley View Parkway
Independence, MO 64055
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Jr Mavs Swap & Shop FB Page

Jr Mavs Contacts

John-Scott Dickson

John-Scott Dickson

Hockey Director

Phone: 816-349-8519

Ben Fortner

Program Director/KCYHA Advisory Board Member

Mike Kempkes

Mike Kempkes

Coaching Director

Jena Duffy


Want to be a Coach?

Interested in being a coach for the Jr. Mavs Organization? Please contact Mike Kempkes HERE for more information.

2020-2021 Volunteer Opportunities

In order to make the next season run as smoothly and efficiently as possible, we have created new volunteer positions within the organization. The Jr. Mavs rely heavily on its volunteers to accomplish the many things that need to be done in order to make a successful hockey program. Your help is appreciated and essential in the continued success of the Jr Mavs. Thank you! 

Please email Dawn Fortner at if you are interested in any of the following volunteer opportunities/committees:

  • Fundraising
  • Jersey/Uniforms
  • Kick Off Party
  • Social Media
  • Website
  • Scheduling
  • Try Hockey for Free
  • Photography
  • Evaluations

2021-22 Jr Mavs Team Rosters

Jr. Mavs House/Select Hockey

The Jr. Mavs offers House/Rec hockey for U8, Squirt, Peewee, Bantam & High School age players. Fall/winter practices will be held during the week and run from September through February with games on the weekends starting mid October and running through February. Teams play in the Kansas City Youth Hockey League against teams from Line Creek, Independence, Carriage Club, Shawnee, Topeka & St Joseph. 

Travel Hockey

KC Mavs Travel offers AA teams at the Squirt, Peewee and Bantam levels that play MoHockey league and invitational tournaments throughout the Midwest and other destination cities. The AA teams are ran exclusively by the Kansas City Youth Hockey Association. Any questions should be directed to Mary Helmick.

2021-2022 Jr Mavs Player Fees Registration & Payment Schedule

Division Total Fees Due at Registration Due Oct 1st Due Nov 1st Due Dec 1st Due Jan 1st
6U-8U $875 $235 $160 $160 $160 $160
10U Squirt $975 $235 $185 $185 $185 $185
12U Peewee $1,025 $285 $185 $185 $185 $185
14U Bantam $1,025 $285 $185 $185 $185 $185
High School $1,950 $470 $370 $370 $370 $370

Payment Options Include:
Option 1: Pay in full online by Credit Card or Bank Account.
Option 2: Pay in five installments online by Credit Card or Bank Account. No payments will be taken offline.

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

Please register by August 31st to avoid a $50 late fee.

Jr Mavs Custom Mouthguards

KCYHA is excited to announce our new Partnership with GuardLab.  We have worked with GuardLab to develop three customized mouth guards for each of our Clubs. You have the opportunity to pick your own design and add your name and number on the mouth guard to make it your very own. 15% of all proceeds from these premium mouth guards will be given back to KCYHA.