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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 »

 

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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.

 

Eight Shamrocks To Attend National Development Camp

Monday, June 16, 2014

Boston Shamrocks goalie Kassie Abbott (Medford, MA), forwards Michaela Boyle (Reading, MA), Jessica Jacques (North Reading, MA), Kathleen McHugh (Billerica, MA) and Taylor Wenczkowski (Rochester, NH), and defensemen Alexandra Peper (Arvada, CO) and Madison Truax (Gardner, MA) along with Boston Jr. Shamrocks' standout goalie Kia Castonguay (Ipswich, MA), will be attending the upcoming National Development Camp being held at Herb Brooks National Hockey Center in St. Cloud, Minnesota from July 9-15, 2014.

This is the fourth straight year for Boston Shamrocks’ junior goalie Abbott, and the third straight year juniors Jacques and  Wenczkowski, and sophomores McHugh and Truax, have received the recognition and opportunity to attend the NDC. The National Development Camp for girls brings together the top 1% of the nation's best players at each age level (U14, U15, U16 &U17). Top college and junior coaches help guide the players throughout their experience at the camp. The camp also provides opportunities for the girls to make the National Team.