Orchard Lake Mini Mite (6U) Team Information

Mini Mite (6U)

Birth Years 2016 & 2017

Minis will be skating Wednesdays 6-7 pm and Sundays 9-10 am (until games start) at Orchard Lake St. Mary’s starting September 7th, 2022 through the end of March 2023. The Minis will again participate in the I-275 League with surrounding associations. The Association Fee is $250 paid at the time of registration. The season fees will be paid directly to the team throughout the season, due on the 15th of each month (September - January) $200 per month. All fees include home and away jerseys and socks, ice time, and new this year - on ice power skating instruction from Swinton Power. Early Bird Registration before August 1st save $50.

Hockey Director: Zack Doyen - Zdoyen1987@gmail.com - 248.701.0935
Financial Manager: Melissa Kellenberger - mkellenberger.olu@comcast.net - 248.819.8478
Team Manager: Open

Fall 2022-23 Mini-Mite Ice Times:

      • Wednesdays 6:00-7:00 PM
      • Sundays 9:00-10:00 AM (Practice Time until games start in October, and home game ice time.)


League Play: The Orchard Lake Mini-Mites are members of USA Hockey’s I-275 League. The Mini-Mites will participate in cross ice/half ice games that are played every Sunday.


Practice Format: The Mini-Mite team will have shared practices with the Mite team, focusing on station-based skill practices focusing on skating, stick handling, shooting and small area games following USA Hockey’s American Development Model (ADM). The practices will be run by Orchard Lake Hockey Director Zack Doyen.