U18 AAA Tryouts - OMHA U18 aged players wishing to attend “AAA” team tryout/training camps as of August 23rd in accordance with OHF Regulations K1 - K27.
Tryout Information as it Pertains to 15 & 16 year olds:
U18 and Junior Associations and clubs may run spring camps or spring tryouts beginning the first day after OHFChampionships.
15 year olds are eligible to skate at the Provincial Jr. A and Jr. B level until September 1 or the start of their Minor Hockeytryouts; whichever comes first.
Jr. C teams may only have local 16 year old players in their tryouts.
Local 16 year olds who participate at C are not eligible to affiliate with Jr. A and B teams
16 year olds who participate in U18 AAA hockey are eligible to affiliate for 10 games with a Jr. B or A team and Major Junior team.
Tryout Progression for Junior Hockey
Junior Teams must release the 16 year old players from their camps by the following dates except for those they have signed:
OHL Teams must release 16 year olds not signed with 48 hours of the start of training camp
Junior A and B teams must release 16 year olds not signed by midnight a week from the Friday of Labour Day Weekend.
Junior C teams must release local 16 year olds not signed by midnight two weeks from the Friday of Labour Day Weekend