DSTHD Announces Team Texas Spring Selects Tournament Teams


Dallas, TX - March 4, 2024 - The Dallas Stars Travel Hockey Development Program (DSTHD) is excited to announce in partnership with Dallas Stars Elite (DSE) the Team Texas Spring Selects, a premier development spring program for Texas travel hockey players. This collaboration aims to bring valuable opportunities for player and coach development, leveraging the expertise and resources of DSE to make a positive impact on the local hockey community.

Team Texas Spring Selects will consist of two tournament teams at each birth level, providing players with the chance to enhance their skills and compete at a high level. To be eligible for selection, players must have participated in the DSTHL during the previous season, with an exception for 2015 birth year players. The 2015 Birth Year is not required to of played in the DSTHL this past season. Players who played DSE in the 2023-2024 season will not be eligible. 

Selected players will have the opportunity to participate in two development weekends and two tournaments throughout the spring season. Each development weekend will feature three ice sessions designed to help players improve their game and grow as athletes.

Player evaluations for Team Texas Selects will be conducted through various methods, including the use of the TAC, the DSE Prospects Showcase, and Coaches Skates. The age group General Managers from Stars Elite, in collaboration with Tier II community coaches, will carefully select the teams based on player performance.  

To be eligible for the Spring Select team, players are required to register for the coaches' skates. If you are unable to attend the coaches' skates but want to be considered, please reach out to the age group GM.

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Team Texas Spring Selects