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OUR MISSION 


The mission of the Tampa Bay Junior Lightning (TBJL) is to provide developmentally appropriate hockey instruction in a positive and safe atmosphere with an emphasis on skill development, hard work, dedication to goals, good sportsmanship, and discipline.


WHAT'S NEW TBJL? 


The Tampa Bay Junior Lightning are proud to present the Bolts Spring Hockey Program.  We will offer multiple program options for the Spring but at this time we are only releasing tryout and information for our Bolts Spring Travel Hockey Teams.

The coaching staff for our Tournament Teams are as follows:

2014/2015 (combined) – Anthony Hutchinson

2013 – Jimmy Betts

2012 – Liam Lansang

2011 – Jim Haverstrom

2010 – Jim Haverstrom

2008/09 (combined) – Jim Piercy

Our teams will be registered for the following tournaments:

1. Ring of Fire Tournament @ Ann Arbor, MI - May 10, 2024 – May 12, 2024

2. AHCI Memorial Day Tournament @ Wesley Chapel, FL - May 24, 2024 - May 26, 2024

3. Sunshine Cup @ Coral Springs, FL - June 21, 2024 – June 23, 2024

Please register for tryouts at this link:  https://jrlightning.sportngin.com/register/form/456677981

Tryout times above will be divided into sessions and your player’s specific session will be emailed to you as tryouts approach. Additionally, tryouts for our Spring teams are not a substitute for annual tryouts. There will be a separate tryout for Fall travel teams in May.

Program Details

  • Tryouts required ($65)
  • 2024-2025 season age classifications
  • Professional coaching
  • 2 team specific practices per week
  • 10 weeks of practices March - June
  • 3 tournaments (specific tournament locations and details are subject to change)
  • 1 Off-Ice training per week @ Pride Strength Training
  • Birth years 2008-2015
  • $1,495 (uniform cost separate)


 

Please Register for the TBJL Spring Training Program at this link:

https://jrlightning.sportngin.com/register/form/098960366

TBJL is proud to partner with Pride Strength Training for the 2023-24 season! 

Gym | PRIDE Strength Training | United States

U10A Black State Champions



TBJL TAKES HOME THE HARDWARE!

  • U12A White SAHOF Champions
  • U12A Silver Labor Day Barn Burner Champions
  • U10A Blue Columbus Day Discovery Showdown Champions
  • U14A Silver Palmetto State Fall Classic Champions
  • U16AA Tampa Fall Classic Finalist
  • U14AA Tampa Fall Classic Finalist
  • U12AA National Showcase Hockey Dallas Champions
  • U12AA Thanksgiving on the Beach Champions
  • U14AA Tampa Winter Escape
  • U16A Smokey Mountain Shootout
  • U16AA Tampa Winter Escape
  • 16A Blue Tampa Presidential Power Play Champion
  • U12AA NSH Verbero Cup Champions
  • U16AA Congressional Cup Finalist
  • U14A Silver Tampa Presidential Power Play Finalist
  • U14A Orange Smokey Mountain Cup Champions
  • U10A Orange Steel City Columbus Day Finalist
  • U12A Orange Palmetto State Fall Classic Finalist

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