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Greater Battle Creek Ice Hockey Association


Bruin HS Prep:
Mike Irons (Coach)
Brent Folkema (Team Manger)

Thursday, June 17th from 8:30-10:00 PM

Thursday, June 24th from 7:20-8:20 PM

Location: Wings West, 5076 Sports Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Cost: $45 for both sessions. Please make checks payable to Greater Battle Creek JV Hockey.

Please bring a copy of your player’s current USA Hockey number.

Covid Protocols
Non-fully vaccinated players must provide proof of negative test for fall tryouts. A negative COVID-19 test result may be
provided in-person or via email to prior to taking the ice. Test should be completed no more
than 7 days before the tryout date.

Fully vaccinated players must provide a copy of their vaccination card with the final dosage at least 14 days prior to the
tryout date.

We have requested permission to perform Covid testing one hour before the first tryout at Wings West (no charge). If it
is approved, please be prompt as the rapid test takes approximately 15 minutes. Players will not be able to go in to the
locker room until the test result is confirmed.

Face Mask Requirements
As of May 26th, the policy at Wings West is that masks are to be worn at all times including on the ice. The only
exception is a bubble shield with a splash guard.

To register please email the players name, contact information and preferred position to
If you have questions, please contact the team manager, Brent Folkema, at

The Registration "Greater Battle Creek Ice Hockey Association" is not currently available.


The Greater Battle Creek Ice Hockey Association would like to thank the following sponsors for their gracious monetary support of our Smart Start Ice Skating and Youth Ice Hockey Development programs:

Blu Rok Salon of Battle Creek, MI (visit their website here:

Walmart of Battle Creek, MI (visit their website here:

Adlib Graphics of Battle Creek, MI 


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Registration Forms, Players fees and
Donations can be mailed to:

P.O.Box 2545
Battle Creek, MI 49016

General Questions

GBCIHA Registrar