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Welcome to the Crystal Lake Stingers Hockey Club

The Crystal Lake Stingers Hockey Club is a member of the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) mite travel hockey division and the AAU affiliate, Chicago United Hockey League (CUHL) .  The CUHL offers both a Fall and Spring season of full-ice mite travel hockey, beginning in September and concluding in May.  The Stingers mite program, under the guidance of Hockey Director, Steve Martins, is designed to promote good sportsmanship, to enhance and strengthen participation and competition for amateur athletics.  The Stingers mite full-ice hockey program is based at the Crystal Ice House in Crystal Lake, Illinois.


Stingers 2020 Spring registration is now open! Use the link above to register your mite!


Spring 2020 Full Ice Mite Travel Hockey at the Crystal Ice House

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the dates for the season are in flux, and subject to change as the situation evolves. 
Stay safe and healthy, and we look forward to a great season of mite hockey as soon as possible!

Birth Years:  2012,2013 & 2014

Monday March 9th @ 5pm
Tuesday March 10th @ 5pm
Sunday March 15th-Cancelled

Upcoming Team 1 & 2 Practices
As of 3/25, AAU has extended the temporary suspension
of all licensed events through April 15th

Ultimate Hockey, April 24th-26th, Chicago
Glacier Invitational, May 12-17th, Vernon Hills

Cost:  $550 per player
(includes $50 non-refundable tryout fee)
Goalies receive a 25% discount off program fee

Give your Mite a competitive advantage this Spring!
Questions, contact Hockey Director Steve Martins or

Herbster Hockey Elite Summer Skills Program

Keep those hockey skills sharp over the summer with programs offered at the Crystal Ice House!

Registered Spring 2020 Stingers will receive a 10% discount off of
Herbster Hockey's Elite Summer Skills Program
Tuesdays and Thursdays
June 9th-August 6th

Contact Scott directly for details @
visit the website at for more details

2019-20 Stingers Team 1-CUHL Super Sunday Championship Game

2019-20 Stingers Team 1-CUHL Super Sunday Championship Game

2019-20 Stingers Team 2-CUHL Super Sunday Championship Game

Stingers Fall 2019-20 Family Skate!


Spring is the perfect time to give it a try!

Stingers makes it easy with a
short season,
professional training with Chris Esposito provided,
and loaner equipment if needed!

Contact Steve for details!

Myles F., Team 1 Goalie 2019-20 Game MVP!

Stingers Fall Team 1 2019-2020

Stingers Fall Team 2 2019-2020

Thank you to the UW- Superior Yellowjackets Men's College Team!

Happy Holidays from the Stingers!

Crystal Lake Stingers Hockey Club

320 E. Prairie Street, Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Phone: 815-276-4976

Steve Martins

Hockey Director

Phone: 847-558-9199

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