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If you are interested in playing for the Shamrocks, complete and submit the questionnaire under Recruitment above and we will let you know if you may have what it takes to be a Shamrock. 

The Boston Shamrocks Elite U19 Women's Hockey Team is a full season team formed to develop young women hockey players to the level and ability required to play college hockey. 

The Boston Shamrocks Elite U19 Women's Hockey Team is a USA Hockey registered U19/Canadian Intermediate AA team and play in the Junior Women’s Hockey League (JWHL) on college campuses against some of the best teams in North America.  The Shamrocks will also play in some of the top tournaments in the United States and Canada guaranteeing outstanding competition and maximum exposure to college and National team coaches.  Past tournaments have included Chowder Cup, NAHA Labor Day, Stoney Creek, Polar Bears, and the JWHL Challenge Cup.  

The Boston Shamrocks provide: 

» Professional Coaching Staff
» 50-60 Game Schedule
   On The Ice Six Days A Week; Approx. 125 Practices Mid Aug.-March
» Consistent Practice Times Throughout The Season
» Dedicated Team Locker Room w/Individual Stalls
» Twice Weekly One Hour Sessions at Mike Boyle’s Strength & Conditioning
» Tutoring and SAT/ACT Test Prep Sessions
» Supervised Team Housing Available
» Travel Via Team Coach Bus
» Equipment & Clothing Package Provided

 
     
 
 
 

Shamrocks Return To Boston In Preparation Of New Season

After a summer full of camps and training, the Shamrocks’ players returned back to Boston... Read More »

Taylor Wenczkowski Named To U.S. Women's Under 18 Select Team

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Boston Shamrocks Senior forward Taylor Wenczkowski (Rochester, NH) was one of... Read More »

Eight Shamrocks To Attend National Development Camp

Boston Shamrocks goalie Kassie Abbott (Medford, MA), forwards Michaela Boyle (Reading, MA), Jessica Jacques (North... Read More »

Boston Shamrocks 2014 College Commitments

Once again the Boston Shamrocks have an impressive group of seniors and post grads moving... Read More »

Hardy Commits to Pennsylvania State University

The Boston Shamrocks are proud to announce Tri-Captain PG forward Aly Hardy (St. Albans, VT)... Read More »

Maccario Commits To University of Connecticut

The Boston Shamrocks are proud to announce senior forward Marissa Maccario (Marblehead , MA) has... Read More »

Guy Commits To St. Anselm College

The Boston Shamrocks are proud to announce senior Jackie Guy (St. Louis, MO) has committed... Read More »

Kohl Commits To Connecticut College

The Boston Shamrocks are proud to announce senior forward Kate Kohl (Chelmsford, MA) has committed... Read More »

Schwarz Named CHA's Rookie of the Week

Boston Shamrocks' alumna and Syracuse University freshman forward Heather Schwarz was named College Hockey America... Read More »

Ade Scores First Collegiate Goal In Longest Hockey East Women's Game

Boston Shamrocks' alumnae and University of Vermont Catamounts freshman blueliner Rachel Ade scored her first... Read More »

Harmon, Abbott, Robello and Wenczkowski To Represent Shamrocks at JWHL All Star Game

Boston Shamrocks senior Captain Savannah Harmon (Downers Grove, IL) was selected by vote of the... Read More »

 

 

Boston Shamrocks 2014 College Commitments

Once again the Boston Shamrocks have an impressive group of seniors and post grads moving on next year to continue their play at the collegiate level:

  • Sabrina Dobbins (Bedford, NH) - Amherst College
  • Jackie Guy (St. Louis, MO) - Saint Anselm College
  • Aly Hardy (St. Albans, VT) - Pennsylvania State University
  • Savannah Harmon (Downers Grove, IL) - Clarkson University
  • Jessie Jacques (North Reading, MA) - Brown University (2015)
  • Kate Kohl (Chelmsford, MA) - Connecticut College
  • Marisa Maccario (Marblehead, MA) - University of Connecticut
  • Sarah Robello (Las Vegas, NV) - Mercyhurst University
  • Taylor Wenczkowski (Rochester, NH) - University of New Hampshire

 

TOP NEWS STORIES

Shamrocks Return To Boston In Preparation Of New Season

Monday, August 18, 2014
The Ristuccia Arena, Wilmington Mass., Is The Home Of The Boston Shamrocks.

After a summer full of camps and training, the Shamrocks’ players returned back to Boston on August 15th to kick off their 2014-2015 season. The team is amidst a week full of practices and team building activities leading up to the NAHA Labor Day Tournament, held in Burlington, Vermont. The four day, 5-7 game tournament will begin Friday, August 29th.

The heavily recruited Labor Day tournament, hosted by the North American Hockey Academy, attracts some of the top competition from throughout the United States and Canada. The Shamrocks’ tournament play opens Friday morning with a game at 9:10 AM against the Pittsburgh Seals at the University of Vermont‘s Gutterson Field House. Later Friday, at 5:20 PM, the team will face off against Assabet Valley. The Shamrocks will continue tournament play on Saturday morning with a tilt against the Minnesota Whitecaps at 8:00 AM.

Later on Saturday the Shamrocks will enter the playoff portion of the tournament with a preliminary round game at 5:20 PM. The team’s performance will dictate whether their final games fall in the playoff or consolation bracket.

Following the tournament a number of players will return home to begin their high school curriculums, while others will move into the team’s residence hall and begin online classes. The players will continue to practice at their home rink, the Ristuccia Arena, in Wilmington Mass., in preparation for the Stoney Creek University Showcase being held in Ontario, Canada on September 12th-14th.

 

Taylor Wenczkowski Named To U.S. Women's Under 18 Select Team

Sunday, August 17, 2014
Boston Shamrocks Senior Forward Taylor Wenczkowski Named To U.S. U18 Select Team

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Boston Shamrocks Senior forward Taylor Wenczkowski (Rochester, NH) was one of Twenty-two players who participated at the 2014 USA Hockey Women's National Festival and chosen for the 2014 U.S. Women's Under-18 Select Team. The USA Hockey Women's National Festival took place August 12-16 at the Lake Placid Olympic Center in Lake Placid, New York. The Women's Under-18 Select Team will compete in a three-game series against Canada from August 21-24 in Calgary, Alberta, at Canada Olympic Park. All games from the series are being streamed live and are available at usahockey.fasthockey.com.

The 22 players represent 13 different states. Minnesota leads the pack with seven representatives, Massachusetts has three and Illinois has two. California, Connecticut, Florida, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Washington, and Wisconsin each have one.

The 2014 U.S. Women's Under-18 Select Team will practice in Lake Placid on August 17-18 prior to heading to Canada. The three-game series vs. Canada is an annual event between the two countries and has been held each August since 2007. Reagan Carey (Colorado Springs, Colo.), USA Hockey's director of women's hockey, is the general manager of the 2014 U.S. Women's Under-18 Select Team. Joel Johnson (White Bear Lake, Minn.), associate head coach of the University of Minnesota women's ice hockey team, was named head coach of the U.S. Women's Under-18 Team for the 2014-15 seasons on May 20, 2014. Joining him as assistant coaches are Katie Lachapelle (Winthrop, Mass.), assistant women's ice hockey coach at Boston University, and Brent Hill (Troy, N.Y.), assistant women's ice hockey coach at Merrimack College.