Marquette wins Kraft Hockeyville USA 2016!!!
Marquette has been named Kraft Hockeyville USA 2016. After millions of votes were cast, this passionate hockey community was chosen by fans all over the country to be awarded $150,000 in upgrades to the local arena, as well as the opportunity to host a preseason game between the Buffalo Sabres and the Carolina Hurricanes. Congratulations to all for voting and supporting Lakeview Arena.
At the June 1, Regular Meeting of the MJHC Board of Directors, Amanda Beerman and Kevin Moyer were seated as new members of the Board of Directors. The new board held election of officers for the 2016-17 season. The results of that election were:
President - Jeff Cornock
First Vice President - Amanda Beerman
Second Vice President - Eric Froberg
Secretary - Jeff Nemacheck
Treasurer - Scott Cambensy
The Board also approved the AA coaches for the 2016-17 season:
American Legion Bantam AA - Jon Nebel
Trimedia Pee Wee AA - Mike L'Huillier
Trimedia Squirt AA - Ryan Riipi
The Marquette Junior Hockey Corporation (MJHC), a non-profit volunteer organization, strives to provide safe and affordable hockey and instruction for children of the Marquette area. We believe that participants receive the important benefits of fitness, sportsmanship, teamwork, leadership, and cooperation that will help each child achieve his or her personal goals, and contribute to the greater good of the community.
City Insurance Girls 19U AA win State Tournament
Shea Blewitt scored shortly into overtime to capture the State Tournament. Marquette will now represent Michigan in the National Tournament in Barrie, VT the weekend of April 1-4.
mBank Girls 19U Rec win State Tournament
Marquette defeated Traverse City by a score of 2-0 to capture the state title.
Following the Regular Monthly Meeting of the Marquette Junior Hockey Board of Directors on Wednesday, February 3, the names of Doug Garrow, Amanda Beerman and Kevin Moyer were placed in nomination to fill the expiring seats of Doug Garrow, Andy Elmhirst and Scott Ely, on the MJHC Board of Directors. There being no more than three candidates for the three positions, no election was necessary. So, on June 1, 2016, Doug Garrow will retain his seat, and Amanda Beerman and Kevin Moyer will become new members of the MJHC Board of Directors.
There is currently a vacancy on the Marquette Parks and Recreation Advisory Board. The position is open to any citizen of the City of Marquette over the age of 18 years.
The Advisory Board is the Citizens oversight committee for all elements of the Parks and Recreation Department of the City of Marquette, including the Lakeview Arena. The Board meets monthly on the third Monday of each month at 6:00 PM in the Citizens Forum at the Lakeview Arena.
Applications are available at the City Clerks office at City Hall or the Parks and Recreation office in the lobby of the Lakeview Arena.
The City of Marquette has installed a new, improved, free WIFI service for the Lakeview Arena.
To utilize this service, locate - MQTCTYLVA - on your device, and accept the "Terms of Service" (like a hotel WIFI). No password is needed. The service is free and is filtered to prevent access to inappropriate web sites.
MJHC REGULAR SEASON
SEPTEMBER 28, 2015 – MARCH 13, 2016
MONDAY – THURSDAY
2:00 PM – 9:00 PM
3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
SATURDAY and SUNDAY
One Hour Prior to the First Ice Time Until After the Last Game of the Day
MJHC Discount Cards are available, at the MJHC Office in the Lakeview Arena. Office Hours that are posted above.