FAQ about Tryouts

Q: Why does Metro have tryout evaluations?
A: Metro Milwaukee Womens Hockey offers competitive travel teams, known as Brew City Blades, as an option for the women hockey player. For these teams we have a tryout evaluation session for the new players coming in and for players wishing to move to another team.
             
Q: How are tryouts run?
A: There is one evaluation session held in August prior to the start of the hockey season. There are 2-3 evaluators that rate each player on a scale of 1-9. From the evaluators numbers the player is placed on the appropriate team.
 
Q: Who needs to attend the tryout the evaluation session?
A: All players new to the organization and players wishing to tryout for another Brew City team need to attend the tryout evaluation session.
 
Q: What if I tryout for a team and do not make it?
A. Returning players will not lose their spot on their current team if they do not make the team they are trying out for.
 
Q: What if I can't make tryouts?
A: The player may also be evaluated during a summer game or an early season practice.
Please contact Metro for requests. mmwhockey@gmail.com
 
Q: What if I make a team and it is full?
A: A player that makes a team that has a full roster will be given the option to be a sub on that team. The player may also be placed on a team, not higher than their skill level that needs skaters.
 
Q: What do I do if I just want to be a sub?
A: Contact us at mmwhockey@gmail.com to request sub position.
 
Q: What if I want to play on a rec team, do I need to attend tryouts?
A: No, if a player only wants to play on a rec team, they do not need to attend tryouts. Rec team is evaulated each season and is extablished if there is enough interest.
 
Q: Who needs to fill out the registration form?
A: EVERYONE returning and new players interested in the upcoming hockey season MUST fill out the registration form in order to play for the upcoming season. This includes players interested in full, sub, travel, rec, tryout, skater and goalie. 
 
Q: When is the deadline for registering?
A: Deadline for registering for the upcoming season is July 31. If after that date please contact us at mmwhockey@gmail.com
 
Q: How do I register for tryouts?
A: Registration form is on the tryout page. 
 
Q: How much do tryouts cost?
A: The cost is built into team fees.
 
Q: Do I have to be USA hockey registered for tryouts?
A: No, but you do have to register before your first team meeting.
 
Q: I have more questions, where can I find more information?
A: Contact the Metro Board at mmwhockey@gmail.com