What is the Beantown Summer Classic?

Wednesday to be posted late Tuesday after all games have been completed. Will also be posted on our Facebook page and families will be emailed as well.

The Beantown Summer Classic is a six day event taking place each August (2018 dates: August 11-15). The tournament features three boys divisions. This is an individual entry event. There are tryouts for this event in addition to the players who are pre-selected through our invite process.

Rosters will be posted Friday afternoon. All those playing in the tournament have been sent their team assignment. If you have a paid registration for the Committed, Pro, Future’s or Prospects Division but have not received your team assignment please email (do not call) PETER MASTERS.

Divisions

Committed Division (Aug 11-13)

Only players that are from ’99-’02 birth years will qualify to be selected into the top summer showcase of its kind. This division will consist of four teams. Each team will carry 10 forwards, 6 defenseman and 2 goalies. Each team will practice on the morning of their first day then play three games versus the other three teams at this level. Each team will be coached by a current NHL scout. Each game will consist of two 25 minute halves. Player’s need to be in Marlboro at approximately 1:30pm on the 12th. Last game on the 13th will end at 10pm.


Pro Division (Aug 12-15)

Only players that are from ’98-’01 birth years will qualify to be selected into the top summer showcase of its kind. This division will consist of eight teams. Each team will carry 10 forwards, 6 defenseman and 2 goalies. Each team will practice on the morning of their first day then play four games versus some of the other seven teams in the showcase, followed by a fifth game in which the teams will be reseeded. Each team will be coached by a current NHL scout. Each game will consist of two 25 minute halves. Player’s need to be in Marlboro at approximately 10am on the 12th. Last game on the 15th will end at 3pm.


Futures Division (Aug 13-15)

This division will be for players with 2002-03 birth years. This division will consist of six teams. Each team will carry 10 forwards, 6 defensemen and 2 goalies. Each team will play three games against some of the other three teams in the division, followed by a fourth game, in which the teams will be reseed eventually leading to a champion. Each team will be coached by a current NHL scout. Each game will consist of two 25 minute halves. Player’s need to be in Marlboro at approximately 1pm on the 13th. Last game on the 15th will end at 3pm.


Prospects Division (Aug 12-13)

This division will feature four age groups (’04/’05/’06/’07). Each age group will consist of two teams. Each team will carry 12 forwards, 6 defensemen and 2 goalies. Each team will have three practices and play a three games versus the other team at there level. Each game will consist of two 25 minute halves. Teams will be coached by a current Division 1 coach or NHL scout. The on ice training sessions will be led by D-1 college coaches or NHL scouts/staff. In the past three years we have had coaches from Boston College, Northeastern, UNH, Harvard, Brown, Dartmouth, Quinnipiac as well as staff from the Florida Panthers, Boston Bruins and Ottawa Senators working on ice with the players putting them through practice and training sessions. Player’s need to be in Marlboro at approximately 1:30pm on the 11th. Last game on the 13th will end at 3pm.

Selection process for the Beantown Summer Classic

Pre-Selection

A players that doesn’t have to tryout, either are on NHL Central Scouting’s list, have a Division I college offer or deal in places, or have been recommended to us by and NHL scout or a D-1 college scout.

Tryout Selection

We want to leave no stone unturned so we offer multiple locations for an evaluation. We offer this to players of who fit into our Pro and Futures divisions. There is not tryouts for the Prospects division.