Futures Camps

2022 Futures Camp Featuring
USHL, NAHL, EHL, NCDC and College Coaches
(Birth Years: 2007-2009):

The USHL Youngstown Phantoms are the direct, owned affiliate of the NAHL Maryland Black Bears. The two franchises share scouts, coaching resources and collaborate on summer camps, identifying prospects for each team during the summer. The 2022 Futures Camp provides younger players exposure to Junior ‘A’ scouts and coaches from the USHL, NAHL,  EHL, NCDC and select NCAA Division I and III coaches.  Take the ice with junior and college coaches and experience high-intensity practices at the next level. Off the ice, attend an informational session on the path to college hockey through American Junior Hockey leagues and pick the minds of the best coaches in the nation. All Futures participants will receive written evaluations from junior and college coaches at the conclusion of the weekend.

2022 Futures Camp Locations:

Scottsdale, AZ  (2007-2009 birth years)
June 17th-19th
Scottsdale, AZ
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NCAA Coaches On-Ice: Arizona State University
Black Bear/YNG Coach: Mike Germain

New Jersey (2007-2009 birth years) 
June 24th-26th
Ice Land Skating Center in Hamilton Township, NJ
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NCAA Coaches On-Ice: Jared Demichael, Dan Jewell, Jason Smith
Black Bear Coach: Rob Broderick
YNG Coach: Andy Contois

Pittsburgh (2007-2009 birth years)
July 8th-10th
Printscape Arena at Southpointe in Canonsburg, PA
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NCAA Coach On-Ice: Matt Vanden Berg
Black Bear Coach: Dylan Schoen
YNG Coach: Brandon Gotkin

Connecticut (2007-2009 birth years)
July 8th-10th
Champions Skating Center in Cromwell, CT
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NCAA Coaches On-Ice: Boston University and American International College
Black Bear Coach: Bob Ferraris

Washington D.C. / Baltimore (2007-2009 birth years)
July 29th-31st
Piney Orchard Ice Arena in Odenton, MD
Home of the Black Bears!
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NCAA Coaches On-Ice: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Buffalo (2007-2009 birth years)
August 12th-14th
LECOM Harborcenter in Buffalo, NY
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NCAA Coaches On-Ice: Max Mobley from Canisius College and Eric Sorenson from Holy Cross
Black Bear Coach: Kim Weiss
YNG Coach: Brandon Gotkin


All Developmental Camps are $399 and include jerseys and written player evaluations.

Questions? Email camp staff at camps@blackbearsportsgroup.com

Camps are not refundable.