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A league for the first line heroes in our community

Fire fighters, police officers, medical staff, teachers and armed forces are all invited to join our first ever Heroes League. Teams will receive weekly practices and games for a 10 week season as well as jerseys for practices and games along with game socks. There will also be guest appearances by Tampa Bay Lightning alumni who will step in to coach. 

Practices will be one hour, while games will be 4-on-4 and consist of three 15-minute periods. Every team is guaranteed 10 practices and 10 games throughout the course of the season.

All skaters must be registered with USA Hockey prior to registering for the league. You can find the link to register here

Active military will be split evenly between the Warriors and Veterans, unless we can have enough for a full team. 

Sunday practices will be open for anyone looking for extra ice time. There will be a pre-registration so we can ensure that there will be enough players to run an efficient practice. 

Our practice and game dates will run Tuesday, January 15 - Sunday, March 31. We will have open practices two weeks before the season starts that will be run by our TBL alumni. All practices and games will take place XTRA Ice in Tampa. 

In regards to the skill level, right now we are going to keep it combined. If we are able to have enough registered, our A/B level players will be moved to FHCI where the C/D will stay at Xtra Ice. I am hopeful that will be for next season, once we start getting our feet wet. We just might not be at that stage yet.

For any questions, comments or concerns please email Kristen Bowness or call 813-301-6578.

Congrats to our previous winners!

Fall 2018 - Police
Winter 2019 - Veterans

Game Schedule

Saturday, June 8 

  • 1:30 p.m. | Teachers vs. Police
  • 2:40 p.m. | Fire vs. Veterans
  • 3:50 p.m. | Medical vs. Warriors

Saturday, June 15

  • 1:30 p.m. | Warriors vs. Teachers
  • 2:40 p.m. | Fire vs. Medical
  • 3:50 p.m. | Police vs. Veterans

Saturday, June 22

  • 1:30 p.m. | Fire vs. Teachers
  • 2:40 p.m. | Medical vs. Police
  • 3:50 p.m. | Veterans vs. Warriors

Saturday, June 29

  • 1:30 p.m. | Warriors vs. Fire
  • 2:40 p.m. | Police vs. Veterans
  • 3:50 p.m. | Medical vs. Teachers

Saturday, July 13

  • 1:30 p.m. | Fire vs. Police
  • 2:40 p.m. | Medical vs. Veterans
  • 3:50 p.m. | Teachers vs. Warriors

Saturday, July 20 

  • 1:30 p.m. | Teachers vs. Veterans
  • 2:40 p.m. | Warriors vs. Police 
  • 3:50 p.m. | Fire vs. Medical 

Saturday, July 27

  • 1:30 p.m. | Teachers vs. Police
  • 2:40 p.m. | Fire vs. Veterans
  • 3:50 p.m. | Warriors vs.Medical

Saturday, August 3

  • 1:30 p.m. | Police vs. Warriors
  • 2:40 p.m. | Medical vs. Veterans
  • 3:50 p.m. | Teachers vs. Fire

Saturday, August 17

  • 1:30 p.m. | Police vs. Medical
  • 2:40 p.m. | Teacheres vs. Veterans
  • 3:50 p.m. | Fire vs. Warriors

Saturday, August 24

  • 1:30 p.m. | Team 5 vs. Team 6
  • 2:40 p.m. | Team 4 vs. Team 3
  • 3:50 p.m. | Team 2 vs. Team 1