U17 Tackle Team


The U17 Provincial Team will participate/compete at the 2014 Wilson Challenge, Montreal, Quebec July 4-13, 2014.  The team will leave for Montreal on Friday, July 4th.  They will play their first game on Sunday, July 6th and will return after their final game on Sunday, July 13th.  Arriving back home on Monday July 14th.

The selection process to make the final team this year has changed. Please read the following over so you know the new selection process. 

The Selection Criteria for the U17 Provincial Team policy outlines in a clear and transparent fashion the criteria and process involved in athlete selection to TEAM NOVA SCOTIA.  The process will consist of three (3) phases; Provincial Identification Combine & Training Camps, Provincial Team training and development and finally the selection of the Travel Team.

The U17 Provincial Identification Combine & Training Camps, will consist of four (4) sessions.

February 8 – 2014 Prodigy Sport Maritime High School Combine (CIS Coaches will be scouting)

11:00 am - Registration
12:00 pm - Testing Begins
2:00 pm - Positional Drills
2:40 pm - 1 v 1s
4:00 pm - Awards and Closing Remarks

May 21, 2014 – Training Camp Begins– 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm (NEW TIME) at EHS

July 2, 2014 – Training Camp Ends– 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at EHS

For Full Schedule of Practices and Events please click the following link:

U17 Provincial Tackle Schedule

Location:  All events will be held at the East Hants Sportsplex, 1076 Hwy #2, Lantz, NS.

The cost for the Provincial Identification Combine & Training Camp is $125.

Registration Process:  Registration is now open on line for both the 2014 Prodigy Sports Maritime High School Combine and Provincial Training Camps.  You must register under both links for the 2014 TEAM NS program.

1.        To register for the combine please use the following link - 2014 Maritime Combine

2.       To register for the provincial training camps please use the following link -  2014 Provincial Selection Camps

Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions or concerns about the Provincial Team program.  I can be reach at (t) 883-1842, (c) 818-5345 or (e) jwarren@sportnovascotia.ca