These teams are full-time AAA teams that will play in the Tier 1 Elite Hockey League (formerly the Midwest Elite League). This league is the premier AAA league in the United States. Additionally these teams will play in multiple showcase tournaments throughout the year against the best competition in both the US and Canada. These teams will play about a 50-55 game schedule and have a practice to game ratio of at least 2:1. The purpose of these teams is to showcase young ladies who aspire to play hockey at the prep school or college level. These teams have a comprehensive on-ice and off-ice training and conditioning schedule throughout the year.
Why Play for the Ohio Flames?
The Ohio Flames are the premier girls hockey organization in the Midwest. We offer teams at all age and skill levels and we provide quality coaching with an emphasis on player development and fundamentals. Playing with the Flames will not only aid individuals in their preparation and promotion for college recruitment, but it will also allow young ladies who simply have a love of the game a place to play and develop their skills. When you play for the Ohio Flames you will develop lifelong friendships and enjoy the entire hockey experience. Some former Flames include Kelli Stack and Brianne McGlaughlin of the 2010 United States Womens Olympic team that won the silver medal in Vancouver!!!