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Issue #127 |  May 10th, 2023

Youth League in Ballantyne
The season starts this Saturday, May 13th!
Roster have been made.  Download Sports Engine onto your Smartphone to view the team roster and season schedule.
Please plan on showing up this Saturday by 8:30am to get checked in, get your pictures taken, and get warmed up.  As is CSHL tradition, we’ll snap a few photos before starting our game at 9:00am.
This Past Weekend
The weather cooperated and we had a blast at this past Saturday’s Youth Tournament + our NBHL Exhibition game.  Check out the videos we grabbed from our GoPros on our youtube channel (and below).
CSHL @ Matthews Beach Fest!
Matthews Beach Fest takes place in and around Stumptown Park in Matthews, NC Friday, 5/12 and Saturday, 5/13.  

CSHL has a booth and will be passing out stickers, pins, buttons, and other freebies.  We'll also have a hockey net with some mini sticks.  Come hang with us and have some fun!

CSHL Rink Building Initiative
CSHL is focused on building partnerships in the greater Charlotte community to provide more access to the game of hockey.
Updates were shared this past Monday, May 1st for the latest regarding our rink-building initiatives.
Click HERE to watch our latest recording to bring more hockey infrastructure to the greater Charlotte area.
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May 6th’s Youth Tournament
Catch some of the game action from this past Saturday!

May 6th’s NBHL Exhibition
Catch some of the game action from this past Saturday!

SHIN Guards

If you want to do shin guards the right way (legit street hockey shins that will last a couple
years), youre probably looking around $50+ for that too.  A good link for shins is HERE.

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Gloves are a matter of preference.  Some people have success finding either near-new or new equipment on a website called Sideline Swap.

2 locations for "Play-It-Again Sports"
- 8500 Pineville-Matthews Rd. Charlotte, NC 28226
- 539 E. Plaza Dr. Mooresville, NC 28115
Gloves can also be found on company websites of Mylec, CCM, Bauer, Pure Hockey, Hockey Monkey, etc.


As far as a hockey net, regulation size is 6 feet wide (72 inches) by 4 feet tall (48 inches)

 HERE is a good website with multiple price points/options...
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Facebook Equipment Swap
Hockey Monkey Helmets, click HERE
Ice Warehouse Helmets, click HERE

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