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Former Hawk Nicholas commits to UCONN

By blackhawksassociation | Feb 21, 2018 | Comments Off on Former Hawk Nicholas commits to UCONN

The Palm Beach Hawks are excited to announce that former Hawks goalie MacKenzie Nicholas (Lake Worth, FL)  has committed to the University of Connecticut (UCONN) Huskies to play for the Division I Women’s Hockey Team for the 2018-19 Season. Nicholas’ was a member of the Hawks a few years back and always took her training…

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5 Tips for Building Confidence

By blackhawksassociation | Feb 21, 2018 | Comments Off on 5 Tips for Building Confidence

Confidence is built on successes, big and small. Scoring a goal, posting a shutout, or even just completing a few simple passes can help a player’s confidence. “You can tell a player is confident on the rink by their want for the puck and their willingness to try to make plays throughout the game,” Minnesota…

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5 Critical Locker Room Lessons

By blackhawksassociation | Feb 6, 2018 | Comments Off on 5 Critical Locker Room Lessons

Whether it’s academic success, a healthy lifestyle or success in the business world, there is little doubt that playing sports, especially for those that continue through high school, is associated with a positive impact on players’ futures. Ask adults who played sports themselves and it’s easy to find stories of how athletics teach the values…

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Dr. Stuart’s Tips to Fight the Flu

By blackhawksassociation | Jan 22, 2018 | Comments Off on Dr. Stuart’s Tips to Fight the Flu

With recent cases of influenza, especially from the H3N2 virus, including in and around hockey, Dr. Michael Stuart, chief medical officer of USA Hockey, has issued recommendations to help prevent the spread of the virus. “Influenza is not specific to hockey and is by no means an epidemic. However, we have had cases in hockey…

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