Street Hockey 2021
The Town of Franklin has entered into a contract with Classic Turf Company LLC for the construction of a new street hockey/basketball court at Fletcher Field. The rink is complete and it came out great. The Boston Bruins have donated $75,000 to the Town for the dasher board system to be installed.
The Franklin Recreation Department has provided this program and other youth sport programs for the past several years, and continues to be successful. The mission of Franklin Recreation Department is to provide sport opportunities to Franklin youth in a fun, learning environment.
This guide will give you an understanding of what to expect with our Street Hockey program. The program will begin on Monday, June 7th 202.
**We will be practicing and implementing safety procedures to coincide with the Governor’s regulations surrounding COVID-19. Players are not required to wear masks however our staff will be wearing masks. We will have plenty of hand sanitizer available for use.
Coaches: All Street Hockey Coaches are current Franklin High School Hockey players along with our Recreation Program Coordinator, Jack Geromini. All of our coaches have plenty of knowledge about our street hockey program.
Practice& Game Site: Fletcher Field, Peck Street (Basketball Courts)
Practice & GameTime: Mondays & Wednesdays 5:00-6:00pm (5-7 division), 6:00-7:00pm (8-10 division) and 7:00-8:00pm (11-13 division).
First Game: Monday, June 7th
Final Game: Wednesday, July 28th (Does not include make-up dates)
General Program Information
Equipment: Sneakers and shorts/sweats should be worn in addition to the team shirt (provided as part of the program). We will provide all the gear; sticks, balls, goalie shot blockers, shin/arm pads and other necessary equipment. Players can bring their own equipment as well. Players should bring and wear a helmet (Bike helmet is fine). **We will hand out equipment to each participant at the beginning of the season and players will keep equipment for the duration of the season. Parents are encouraged to sanitize equipment after each use for extra precautions.
IF IT’S RAINING, PRACTICES/GAMES ARE CANCELLED
For more information, or to ask questions regarding this program please call, (508) 613-1666. Visit our website for latest news, schedule and roster changes along with weather cancellations. We will email ALL participants when we have a cancellation.