DATES: July 23-25, 2021
SCHEDULES: Schedules and full tournament rules below.
Baxter Arena (2425 S 67th St, Omaha) – View Map
Tim Moylan Tranquility Ice Rink (12550 W Maple Rd, Omaha) – View Map
Grover Ice Rink (6171 Grover St, Omaha) – View Map
Motto McLean Ice Arena (5015 S 45th St, Omaha) – View Map
ADMISSION: Admission will be charged daily at all Ice Hockey venues.
Students (6-18 Years): $2
Children (5 & Younger): FREE
STAY TO PLAY TOURNAMENT: This tournament is a “Stay to Play Event”. After registering for Ice Hockey, the team contact will be provided a list of hotels they can choose from to stay at from our Tournament Director. (Only applies to teams traveling more than 75 miles)
AWARDS: Custom Cornhusker State Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded to all members of the top three teams in the division.
(NO CHECKING IN ANY DIVISION EXCEPT HIGH SCHOOL)
U8 (Gold – A Level)
U8 (Silver – B Level)
U10 (Gold – A Level)
U10 (Silver – B Level)
U10 (Bronze – C Level)
U12 (Gold – A Level)
U12 (Silver – B Level)
U12 (Bronze – C Level)
U14 (Gold – A Level)
U14 (Silver – B Level)
U14 (Bronze – C Level)
High School – Varsity
High School – Junior Varsity
High School – Rec
Using the 2020-21 USA Hockey age classifications.
Whatever the teams players played this current/soon to be past season is what teams will play in.
NOTE: Sport Director has the right to combine divisions if less than four teams are registered in a division. All players will be notified if changes are made.
Teams can make roster updates online.
The deadline to make roster updates is 5 p.m. on TUESDAY, JULY 20. Rosters are considered FINAL after that date.
Teams able to login and make roster substitutions free of charge.
MINIMUM ROSTER SIZES:
U8 – 9 players
U10 & Older – 11 players
MAXIMUM ROSTER SIZES:
U8 – 13 players
U10 & Older – 20 players
NOTES: When registering online, you only need to register your team contact to advance to check-out. Rosters WILL be checked during tournament. Please make sure your roster is current prior to the July 20 deadline.
TEAM WAIVER: The team waiver form must be signed by each team member, or by parent/guardian if the participant is 18 years or younger. If the team is registered online, and the online waiver for each player is clicked as ‘Accepted’, no printed/signed waiver is needed. All team waivers must be clicked as ‘Accepted’ or submitted to the Cornhusker State Games office by TUESDAY, JULY 20 to be eligible for competition. .
Registration Fees & Deadlines
IF REGISTERED BY THE DISCOUNT DEADLINE:
$600 per team until June 24
$1,100 per team until June 24
$1,500 per team until June 24
ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: Competition in the 2021 Cornhusker State Games; White cotton athlete shirt (micro-fiber or soft cotton lightweight tri-blend upgrade available); Sponsor gifts and coupons.
COACHES: Head coach will receive the athlete packet free of charge, and will receive a medal if awarded. Assistant coaches must be included on the registration and pay the entry fee to receive the athlete packet, medal, and free admission to competition sites.
TEAM ONLINE REGISTRATION NOTE: When registering online, you only need to register your team contact to advance to check-out. Rosters can be added at a later date.
Athlete packets will be shipped directly to the athlete at no extra charge. Packets will not be available for in-person pickup. Packets include athlete shirt and one free Arby’s sandwich certificate per person. Athletes will receive their packet prior to competition.
The athlete packets DO NOT contain any sport specific information such as schedules, maps, bib numbers, etc. For sport-specific details, refer to your sport General Information.
JOIN US AT THE OPENING CEREMONIES ON JULY 16!
The show begins at 8 p.m. at Seacrest Field, Lincoln!
Admission is FREE!
OPENING CEREMONIES PROGRAM
• Parade of Athletes
• National Anthem
• Oath of Athletes
• Mascot Showcase
• Super Retriever Series Demo
• Mystery Torchlighter
The Opening Ceremonies will be televised statewide by News Channel Nebraska.
For more details regarding Opening Ceremonies, please refer to the Opening Ceremonies web page.
Sport Specific Questions: Ice Hockey Director Nick Orris at Nick@rssportsgroup.com.
Online Registration/Website Questions: Contact the Cornhusker State Games office at 402-471-2544 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Po Box 29366
Lincoln, NE 68529
3260 Folkways Blvd Suite B
Lincoln, NE 68504