The Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation is thrilled to welcome the Connecticut Polar Bears, the first all-girls ice hockey program in Connecticut, to its league for the upcoming 2023-24 season. As one of the premier girls’ hockey programs in the country, the Polar Bears bring a rich legacy of success and commitment to player development. With their impressive track record of national championships, college placements, and Olympic participation, the Polar Bears are poised to make a significant impact in the Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation.
Founded on the principles of skill development, teamwork, and dedication, the Connecticut Polar Bears have established themselves as a force to be reckoned with in girls’ ice hockey. With their home rink at The Rinks at Shelton in Shelton, Connecticut, the Polar Bears have nurtured the talents of numerous young athletes, guiding them towards success both on and off the ice.
The Polar Bears’ extraordinary achievements speak volumes about their commitment to excellence. With an impressive tally of 12 National Championships, the organization has consistently demonstrated their ability to compete at the highest level. Moreover, the Polar Bears have seen nine of their players go on to represent their countries in the Olympic Games, a testament to the program’s dedication to nurturing elite talent.
At the core of the Polar Bears’ success lies their unwavering commitment to the development of their players. The organization’s coaching staff is renowned for their expertise and ability to provide high-level training and competition opportunities. By emphasizing both individual growth and teamwork, the Polar Bears create an environment where players can flourish and reach their full potential.
The Connecticut Polar Bears take great pride in their ability to help players pursue their dreams of playing college hockey. With an impressive track record of placing over 250 players in colleges across the nation, the Polar Bears have become a trusted pathway for aspiring young athletes. Through a combination of skill development, mentorship, and exposure to college coaches, the program empowers its players to excel academically and athletically.
As the program continues to thrive, the Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation eagerly looks forward to witnessing the Polar Bears’ continued success on the ice and their invaluable contributions to the growth of girls’ hockey.