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Michael Cordeiro

JDL Director

Phone: 401-524-0797

    RHODE ISLAND JUNIOR DEVELOPMENT 2024 SUMMER PROGRAMS   

    THE RHODE ISLAND JUNIOR DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE is the official summer hockey leagues for all of Rhode Island. We run leagues from Junior High to High School. RIJDL has been running youth hockey leagues for the last 34 years. Last year 26 teams and over 500 players participated in one of the three leagues which played out of RI Sports Center (146), Lynch Arena in Pawtucket and the Smithfield Ice Rink.  RIJDL is dedicated to providing a competitive and fun league with limited travel and expense.  See the information below or visit online to learn more about these great leagues.

    Rhode Island Junior Development League (JDL)

    League Information:
    The Rhode Island Junior Development League is proud to begin its 34th Season.  We are currently looking for players entering 6th, 7th, or 8th grade for the 2024-25 school year. Players with birth years 2013, 2012, and 2011 if going into 8th Grade. Players will play for their respected town or region or one of our at large teams. This is a non-checking league.  Players from towns that do not have a team can still sign up and be placed either at-large or player pool for teams that need players. We will be having an evaluation skate for all at-large registration the first week of June.players to balance out the teams.  Any person interested in coaching a team please contact Mike Cordeiro at rijdl@hotmail.com or call 401-524-0797.

    Start Date: June 22 – August 18, 2024

    RIJDL Division (2013,12,10)
    Two 24 minute-run time
    Evaluation skate- June 4,202 9:30 am, Smithfield Ice Rink

    Team Jerseys (17 per team)

    2 USA Hockey Sanctioned Referee’s
    All games played at Rhode Island Sports Center

    Team Cost: $4100

    At-Large Player Registration $300

    On-line registration, schedule and standings
    All games played at 146

    Games played Weekday and Saturday evening

    Evaluation Skate Sunday June 2, 2024, 1 pm, Smithfield Ice Rink

    www.rijdl.com

     

    Rhode Island High School Premier League Boy’s (HSPL)

    League Information:

    The Rhode Island High School Premier League will once again be hosting its 10th annual summer league, last year 16 teams and 4 playoff division championship made for excellent competition. Teams looking to join the league must contact Rob Jackson at 640-6205 or email at rjackson@smithfield-ps.org  Players interested can sign up online.

    Start Date: June 20- August 18, 2024

    12 Regular Season Games

    All teams qualify for playoffs

    2-22.5 minute half’s

    2-Man Referee System

    20 Team Jersey

    Games played at Smithfield Ice Rink

    Cost: $4400 per team

    Cost $300 individual registration

    Website www.rijdl.com

    Rhode Island High School Premier League Girl’s (HSPL)

    League Information:

    The Rhode Island High School Premier League Girl’s league is model after the Premier Boys League. Open to any high school girls entering grades 9-12. HSPL will utilize a draft process which is a process where players are placed on teams based on their ability level to ensure best possible balanced teams. Games will be played every Tuesday’s at Lynch Arena, 5:40, and 6:50 pm.  We are also reaching out to any coaches that would like to help coach one of the teams.  Please reach out to Mike Cordeiro rijdl@hotmail.com, or 401-524-0797

    Start Date: June 20- August 18, 2024

    12 Regular Season Games

    All teams qualify for playoffs

    2-22.5 minute half’s

    2-Man Referee System

    20 Team Jersey

    Games played at Smithfield Ice Rink

    Cost: $4400 per team

    Cost $300 individual registration

    Evaluation Skate Sunday June 2, 2024, 12 pm, Smithfield Ice Rink

    Website www.rijdl.com