Updated 1.13.18

Registration for
2018 is Sunday, January 21st on the Branham High School field. Players must be registered on line to participate. U14/U12/U10/U8 (New players and 8th grade and below) Team player evaluations will be on the field from 1-3. U16/19 (all high school players with at least one season of experience) will meet from 2-4. We will have loaner sticks available.

NOTE: Even if you are signed up, you will still need to drop off your completed tournament waivers. Players will not be assigned to any tournament teams until the Code of Conduct and ALL tournament waivers and are completely filled out and turned in. (see bottom of the page under How to Register)

are for the coaches to see what level each player is at. It is NOT a tryout as all players will be accepted to the club. This will allow coaches to place players into groups depending upon experience and level of play. Many U14 and younger ages will be new to the sport. NOTE: Players that are new or in 8th grade or younger will come to the 1-3 evaluations/practices.

Required to play:
  • Completed online registration,
  • shin guards (soccer style will work)
  • athletic shoes (soccer style cleats or similar will work as well as tennis shoes)
  • mouth guard (available at sports stores)
  • stick (loaners are available for new players)

NOTE: For new players, Longstreth Sports offers great package deals that includes a stick, shinguards, ball and mouthguard. Check it out. If stick sizes are limited, you can look on the website for other offers or talk to a customer service representative. They are super helpful You would still need soccer socks to wear with the shin guards.


Tournament Team-
Everyone that registers for Stryker Field Hockey Club is placed on the Tournament Team. Players will receive over 20 hours of instruction and also game experience in a variety of tournaments. Coaches are assigned specific levels with age level Head Coaches that plan curriculum and work with other coaches to create a consistent and positive learning environment. Fees cover supplies, USFHA membership for the club (not individual membership dues), insurance coverage, tournament entry fees, coaching and field space. Sibling discounts are available ($25). Costs for all players is $350. This covers all tournaments, practices and all players receive a reversible pinnie and ball.

Training Team-
Thursday training sessions are given as an additional opportunity to work on skills and will focus much of the time on conditioning, agility, strength, and flexibility. All of these components are necessary for field hockey. This team is available for all U19, U16 and U14 players. The Training Team Head Coach and other coaches are excited to get our players in game shape. These training sessions are available for all age levels and will include an additional 16 hours of training for over 36 hours of instruction. Players must be motivated and ready to work hard. The cost of joining the Training Team is $100 (in addition to registration costs). Simply add the Training team to your registration shopping cart. The training team will meet at Campbell Middle School on most Thursday evenings from 4-5 p.m. until the time changes.

E.L.I.T.E. Team (E
ffort to Learn and Improve Techniques and Effectiveness)-This is open to U14/16 and U19 players with at least 1 year of club or high school playing experience. Players will receive small group instruction and practice in skills and small game play. E.L.I.T.E. team members are players that want to see if they can play field hockey in college and/or simply play at their highest level. You DO NOT need to be at that level yet, but you might want to see if you have the potential. Players must be motivated and prepared to work hard. The elite team will meet on Tuesday evenings from 6-7:30 p.m. (times may be adjusted depending of if there are 1 or 2 groups) at Campbell Middle School where they will be playing indoor hockey and have classroom sessions. They will also have several outdoor sessions at Branham High School toward the end of the season. Players will focus on skills, participate in video discussion sessions, look at the mental game, keep a journal for goal setting and personal evaluation and be expected to work on skills outside of the practice sessions. Players will be personally mentored on the steps needed to have the possibility to play in college. We want to help your child be in the best possible position to be recruited. The minimum coach to player ratio is 10:1 (but may be even lower depending on the number of players). Cost of the Elite team is an additional $150. This fee is in addition to the general registration and Training Team costs (all Elite Team participants must register for the Thursday Training Team). Elite Team participants will have over 50 hours of instruction available.


All Registration: We are only offering online registration. There is a 6% processing fee but all forms (except for tournament waivers) are included and you can pay with a credit card. There is a $25 sibling discount as well. Check out the following link to register. Stryker Online Registration Opened 1.13.18

USAFH Membership-ALL players must join USA field hockey in order to join Stryker. It is required for insurance and some tournaments as well. It is $50 for players 12-18 years old and $25 for 11 and under. Join USA Field Hockey

Uniforms-All players must have a uniform. We are updating the uniform flyer and will let you know when it available. We are actually looking at having an online store. We also have cool additional Stryker gear available for purchase. Stryker Uniforms link not yet available

Code of Conduct-This must be signed and returned by all players. Siblings can sign on the same paper. Players will not be placed on a tournament team until this document is signed and returned. Code of Conduct Updated 1.14.18

Waivers-These must be filled out and returned by Sunday, Feb. 11th. They can be mailed to 4566 Napa River Ct., SJ 95136 or brought (STAPLED OR CLIPPED TOGETHER or in an envelope) to practice. Players will not be placed on a team until all waivers have been filled out and turned in. Season Tournament Waivers updated 1.13.18