Calgary, AB – The Calgary Roughnecks are proud to announce the return of the Jr. Roughnecks program. Three youth teams will be selected to participate in the eighth annual Jr. NLL Tournament, to be held at the Toronto Rock Athletic Centre in Oakville, Ontario, on August 28-30, 2020.
Registration is now open and will close on May 1, 2020. Registration includes a minimum of four on-floor sessions, a Roughnecks pinnie, a Roughnecks dry-fit shirt and two game vouchers for the Calgary Roughnecks 2020-21 Home Opener. All players must pre-register online and pay a non-refundable fee of $100.
Open tryout sessions for Peewee, Bantam and Midget teams will be held throughout the month of June – locations to be announced.
The three divisions participating in the NLL-sponsored tournament are:
- PeeWee (players born in 2008 or 2009)
- Bantam (players born in 2006 or 2007)
- Midget (players born in 2004 or 2005)
Jr. Roughnecks tryout registration, along with details outlining the estimated tournament cost, can be found at calgaryroughnecks.com/jrroughnecks/. For additional information, contact Jr. Roughnecks coordinator Steve Harlow at firstname.lastname@example.org.