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If interested in playing coaching at the Bantam Level  please contact Bill Heney at 781-789-2134 or Bill@heneylaw.com or coaches listed below.

Rinks: We practice and play our home games at the best rinks on the North Shore (Governors Academy, Pingree High School, Endicott College, McVann Arena in Peabody and Talbot Arena in Gloucester) and we work hard to take good ice time and avoid the early morning and late ice times as much as sp possible.  We know that it is transition year for 8th and 9th graders with options to play in HS. We try to be flexible and provide good options during the transition year.

07 Bantam  Major.  2 teams playing fall season only and one possible two teams playing full season.  Limited spot are open as both teams are returning solid core numbers.   If interested in this team please do not hesitate. One goalie spot.

08 Bantam Minor six remaining roster spots and one goalie spot!

Fall Season is Labor day to Veterans Day.  

Full Season is Labor day to first week end in March.

We anticipate having one full season 08 team.

We anticipate having two fall season 07 teams and One full season 07 team.

We are limited to 30 players on the ice.   To pre- register and complete waiver please email Bill@heneylaw.com.  We will take first come/first serve for admittance.

Tryouts will be held at McVann Arean in Peabody on:  March 20th at 3:00 p.m., March 23 at 4:10 p.m. and March 27 at 3:00 p.m.

Try outs are free. Our program is not about making money.  Waiver and contact information will be collected at the door.

We anticipate having open spots on the 07 teams that will play in the EliteDivision of the PHL.

We anticipate having seven open spots on the 08 team that will play in the Elite Division of the PHL.

In advance of Tryout we would love to have your player attend a practice or two.  Attending a practice is a great way for us to evaluate your player and for you to evaluate our program.  Practice schedule can be found on the home page master schedule.   Please contact coach or Bill Heney in advance.  Contact information is below.

Our home rinks are Governors Academy, McVann, Talbot and Pingree.  Example of schedule can be found by reviewing this years schedule on the home page.  * This schedule was modified and reduced to due COVID.  

We are accepting applications for Head and Assistant Coaching positions at several levels. If you are a good coach please contact Bill Heney.

For the 2020-21 season we will continue to play in the Premier Hockey League of New England after a very successful four seasons. www.thenephl.com. 

Bantam hockey is a transition to High School Hockey and we do a great job prepping your player for High School.

U15 and U18 Fall season teams focus on conditioning and getting in shape so the players are at their best when they take the ice for the High School. Preference is given to players that played at the Bantam level for the Hawks.


  • Coaching staff.:   Scott Snyder,  Matt Churchill, Adam Strozier, Rob MacDonald, Brian Heney and and Bill Heney

  • League games with playoffs PHL.

  • Independently scheduled non-league games

  • 60+ hrs of on ice team practices (September-March) Full season.  (Fall Season is September- November 15th. 2 practices per week and 12 games)

  • Goaltender Skills Instructed by Mike Buckley's GDS.

  • Game jersey, practice jersey, & game socks.

  • Anticipated tuition Full Season Bantam 3250   (Fall season 1250.00) 

*The only “add ons” that we expect will be the performance training, summer skills, winter skills and tournaments.   These are done on a team by team basis and should be discussed with the coach.  In the past our teams have travelled to Martha's Vineyard, Woodstock VT, St. Albans VT, Stowe VT for tournaments.

Thanks for considering the NS Hawks. We want your player to practice and improve. We will have great practices. The PHL provides us League recognition and competition that will challenge our players. You know our philosophy- we are not about building the best team and winning a bunch of youth hockey games. We want to teach young athletes and develop athletes that can compete at the HS level and beyond. Rick and I started in 2008 and we have several players playing at the Varsity and Club levels in College and Hawks can be found on the the Varsity and JV rosters at Hamilton/Wenham, Essex Tech, Rockport Danvers, Masco, Pentucket,  Taft, Governor's Academy, Pingree, Brookes,  SJP, Quincy and Cardigan Mountain.


Bill Heney at 781-789-2134 

07 Scott Snyder 978. 317.4140

07 Brian Heney  978-578-8071

08 Rob MacDonald  617-406-8380