National Hockey Festival

National Hockey Festival 2018

Lone Star will be bringing U14, U16 and U19 teams to the 2018 National Hockey Festival in West Palm Beach, Florida.  The event is taking place over Thanksgiving Break (Nov 22-24, 2018) at the International Polo Club, 3667 120th Avenue South, Wellington, FL 33414.  Participation in this tournament is by invitation only and selections for all teams will be made by coaches at the conclusion of our Spring Program.  


Countdown to Festival


Festival Team Info

Festival Team Additional Fall Practice

Bootcamp Training Weekend U14, U16 & U19 : Oct 13 + 14 (in Austin)

U14 & U16 Saturday November 17, 10am – 1pm, Austin.  

U14, U16, U19 Wednesday November 21, 1pm – 3pm, West Palm Beach (Village Park Field, 11700 Pierson Rd, Wellington, FL)

Pre-Festival Preparation Tournaments/Games

1. Lone Star Fall Tournament, Sunday Nov 4th, 9am – 3pm – U14 & U16 teams.

2. Lone Star U14 V Texas Pride North , Saturday Nov 17, 10am – 1pm, Austin

3. Lone Star U19/U16 combo V Texas Pride North, Saturday Nov 17, 10am – 1pm, Austin.

Team Uniform

If you do not already own a Lone Star Team Uniform please CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE.

In the Uniform package that you purchase is the following: 

  1. Away Uniform : Orange Jersey + Black Skirt  
  2. Home Uniform : White Jersey + White Skirt  

In addition you will need to separately purchase White Socks and Orange Socks and Black Spandex.  Any brand of Spandex is fine and any brand of white socks is fine.  

The recommended Orange socks are Adidas Rivalry Field OTC Socks.  They are available on Amazon with Prime Shipping   Link to Order on Amazon

Key Dates/Times

Games are on Thursday, Friday & Saturday.  We will have 2 games each day starting as early as 7am and finishing mid afternoon. Coaches will arrive Tuesday evening, Nov 20 and team hotel rooms have been booked for Tues, Wed, Thurs & Fri nights.  We will  have a team practice on Wednesday afternoon (1pm – 3pm) and our first team dinner will be Wednesday evening.   All players should aim to be in West Palm Beach by either Tuesday evening or Wednesday morning.  

Team Hotel

Hilton West Palm Beach, 600 Okeechobee Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33401

All players will share rooms (3 – 4 to a room), and the hotel cost for players is included in the Festival Tournament Fee.  A Block of Team Rooms has already been booked for Tues Nov 20, Wed Nov 21, Thurs Nov 22, Fri Nov 23.  A limited number of rooms are being held for Parents & Family members who would like to stay at the same hotel.  You can book the rooms at the discounted Team rate via RoomRoster :

Roomroster Support :  1-888-723-2064.   Contact Julie, extn 248.

Transport to/from Games at Festival

The team will travel together in a Team Van to and from all games. The cost of the Team Van Rental will be included in your Festival Tournament Fee.

Team Meals

The following meals will be provided for all team members and the cost is included in your Festival Tournament Fee:

Dinner : Wed Nov 21, Thurs Nov 22 (Thanksgiving Dinner at Hotel), Fri Nov 23
Breakfast & Lunch : Thurs Nov 22, Fri Nov 23, Sat Nov 24

Thanksgiving Dinner will be at the Hotel and we will have both Team and Parent/Family Tables at the event.  The player cost is included in their Tournament Fee but the cost for additional Family members is $42 per head.  Please email by Oct 9th to reserve a spot at Thanksgiving dinner.

Recommended Flights

Austin Coaches Flight:

Tues Nov 20, JetBlue 512, Dep AUS 11.42am, Arr FLL 3.14pm

Sat Nov 24th Southwest 6436/5137, Dep FLL 8.05pm, Arr AUS 11.30pm

Dallas Coach Flight:

Tues Nov 20, American Airlines  2640, Dep DFW 2/30pm, Arr PBI 6.17pm

Sat Nov 24th American Airlines 2640, Dep PBI 7.10pm, Arr DFW 9.11pm

Tournament Fee

A $250 Tournament Deposit is due June 1, 2018.  Balance of $625 is payable Oct 31st, 2018.

Pay Festival Deposit

Pay Festival Balance

Team Rosters




Coach = Ali Murdoch

Eliza Cho
Kayla Fink
Hannah Hollenbeck
Priya Jhaveri
Nastasia Maldei-Stumm
Tatiana Maldei-Stumm (GK)
Natalie McKenna (GK)
Olivia McKenna
Aoibhin Murdoch
Zoe Schaffer
Lilly Thieberg

Coach = Clarence Jennelle

Casey Bray
Emilia Callahan
Rory Caskey
Sarah Courtney
Kate Delaloye
Lola Farago
Annie Heldman
Maya Jhaveri
Abbey Kays
Olivia Knox
Mia Petruzzi
Abbie Prewitt
Karli Reed (GK)
Lauren Sickles
Grace Utz

Coach = Hanneke Jongbloets

Callie Cho
Kendall Dowd (GK)
Jackie D’Alleva
Harper Dunne
Jamie Gatto
Rebecca Hance
Sydney Huang
Siofra Murdoch
Riley Nichols
Hailey Radford
Kirsten Roethel
Brenna Starkins
Isa Van Maren


Pre-Tournament Practice on Wednesday 1pm – 3pm at Village Park Field, 11700 Pierson Rd, Wellington.  (All Teams).

Note : The tournament Schedule is available on the Tourney Machine App.  Download from the App Store and search for National Hockey Festival 2018.  

Thursday Team 1 Team 2 Field
8:00 AM U14 Lone Star AC Fire (crossover game) 22
10:00 AM U19 Lone Star Mid Jersey Knights 17
10:00 AM Goal Keeper Showcase Session 1  
11:00 AM U16 Lone Star Gateway Red 4
12:00 PM U14 Lone Star Freedom Hockey 27
12:00 PM Goal Keeper Showcase Session 2  
1:00 PM South Jersey Edge Black U16 Lone Star 2
1:00 PM Nook Hockey U19 Lone Star 10
8:00 AM IFHCK U19 Lone Star 1
9:00 AM Rob Short Academy U16 Lone Star 10
9:00 AM GoA Reds U14 Lone Star 23
10:00 AM Goal Keeper Showcase Session 3  
11:00 AM U19 Lone Star NJ Stars 5
12:00 PM Goal Keeper Showcase Session 4  
12:00 PM U14 Lone Star Kenneth Crush 24
12:00 PM U16 Lone Star Hymax Field Hockey 8
3:00 PM Club Coaches College Coaches 11
8:00 AM Last Legacy U14 Lone Star 23
8:00 AM U16 Lone Star New Heights Bronze 2
10:00 AM AIM U19 Lone Star 18
11:00 AM Stealth Renegades U16 Lone Star 6
12:00 PM U14 Lone Star Key Biscayne 22
1:00 PM U19 Lone Star San Diego Hot Styx 11