Boys Head Coach: Daniel Allen Girls Head Coach: Chris Ardito
Vermont Academy has a long tradition of hockey, with the first Wildcat team taking the ice in the Green Mountains almost one hundred years ago. What makes Vermont Academy different from other schools:
Our focus on developing our athletes as people and hockey players.
The family environment and community support our small school offers.
The attention we give each player to really get to know them, teach them, and help place them when the time comes.
The boys compete in the Division I New England Prep School League, as well as the highly-competitive Lakes Region Conference. Each year the team plays a 25-plus game schedule with at least two supplemental tournaments.
The girls compete in the Division II New England Prep School League, as well as the Lakes Region Conference against some of the top teams in New England. Each year, the team plays a 20-plus game schedule with at least one supplemental tournament.
Boys’ Hockey Matriculation: American International College, Castleton University, Hobart College, Lake Superior State University, Lawrence University, Middlebury College, New England College, Norwich University, Post University, Stevenson University, Stonehill College, Suffolk University (Many players have also gone on to play junior hockey)
Girls’ Hockey Matriculation: Aurora University, Concordia University (Canada), Dartmouth College, Manhattanville College, Nichols College, Northeastern University, Post University, Plymouth State University, Sacred Heart University, Salve Regina University, St. Norbert’s College, Utica College, University of Vermont
Girl’s Prep Hockey Accomplishments: 2017 E.G. Watkins Tournament Champions, 2018 Lakes Region Champions, 2018 Division II NEPSAC Champions. Several players have also represented their respective countries (Czech Republic, France, and Hungary) in the IIHF U18 and U20 World Championships.
If you have an interest in attending Vermont Academy and playing for our hockey team, please fill out our inquiry form below!