Protec Ponds Training Center

Protec JR Ducks tryouts

Calling all birth years 2000-2005:

The Protec Ducks youth hockey club is proud to announce the purchase of its very own JR hockey franchise, the JR Ducks will begin its play at the Protec Ponds for the 2020/2021 season.

Do you have what it takes to play JR hockey in the Eastern Hockey League (EHL)?

Located in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States, the Eastern Hockey League (EHL) and its 19 teams celebrates its 7th season in 2019-20. For the past four years, the EHL has finished as the leader in the Direct-To-College Advancement at the Division II and III levels. This past season alone, the EHL accounted for nearly 1 in every 5 freshmen on Division II and III rosters; accounting for over 1000 NCAA college commitments, the league has also placed a numerous number of players into the Division I level. To go along with the NCAA Commitments, the EHL has also helped over 75 players work their way up the USA Hockey Ladder of Development to the North American Hockey League (NAHL) and the United States Hockey League (USHL).


Tryout schedule & Information:

Location: Protec Ponds 15 Worlds Fair Dr. Somerset, NJ 08873

Cost $150

April 16th

2pm Check-Ins

3pm-4pm Meet & Greet (food provided)

6:00-8:00pm Fitness Testing

April 17th

9:00-11:00am Fitness Testing

3:00-5:00pm Game 1

April 18th

9:00-10:00am Group 1 Skills Session

10:10-11:10am Group 2 Skills Session

5:10-7:10pm Game 2

April 19th

10:00-12pm Game 3

*players will be invited to main camp or offered contracts once the tryout concludes*



To register for this tryout or for more information on the JR Ducks please contact the GM/Head Coach: Terry Watt  

The JR Ducks will also be hosting a second open tryout July 23-26