2018 Pre-Draft Tryout Camps

Minnesota Wilderness 2018  Pre-Draft Tryout Camps

Do you have what it takes to be a member of the Minnesota Wilderness? This spring, you have the chance to prove your abilities. We will be hosting three Pre-Draft Tryout Camps prior to the 2018 NAHL Draft. These camps give you the opportunity to get in front of the the Coaching Staff before the NAHL Draft on June 6th. You could also make our roster, get drafted, or get invited back to our 2018 Main Camp. The 2018-19 Coaching Staff includes 3rd year Wilderness Head Coach Tim Madsen, 3rd year Wilderness Assistant Coach Michael Benedict & 2nd year Wilderness Assistant Coach Riley Colvard.

The three Pre-Draft Tryout Camps will be held during the specific dates listed at the following locations:

Andover, MN: May 18th – 20th
Andover Community Center


Littleton, CO: May 28th – 30th
Edge Ice Arena


Lewiston, NY: June 1st – 3rd
Dwyer Ice Arena (Niagara University)


The cost of each of these camps will be $285 per player. Payment must be made at the time of registration and there will be no refunds once you have registered. Each camp will have three guaranteed ice times as well as an All-Star Game if you are selected.

If you are successful at any of these Pre-Draft Tryout Camps, you will be invited to our 2018 Main Tryout Camp in the end of June.

Here is a list of current Minnesota Wilderness players who have attended our Pre-Draft Camps:

Luke Dow (Andover Pre-Draft Camp 2015) – 2016 Draft Pick & 2nd year Wilderness Player
Nate Horn (Andover Pre-Draft Camp 2016) – 2017 Tender

Issac Moberg (Andover Pre-Draft Camp 2017) – 2017 Draft Pick
Andrew Troy (Lewiston Pre-Draft Camp 2017) Free Agent
Ben Ward (Andover Pre-Draft Camp 2017) – 2017 Draft Pick

If you are ready to play junior hockey, this is a great opportunity for you to meet the Minnesota Wilderness staff and showcase your skills. These camps are meant for players with birth years from 1998 – 2002 only.  If interested, please select the camp you wish to attend and complete the registration process.

If you have any questions or concerns please do not hesitate to contact:

Assistant Coach
Riley Colvard
E-mail: rcolvard@wildernesshockey.com
c: (651) 249-9723