The Lancaster Firebirds is a Tier II Youth Hockey Program located in Pennsylvania. The focus is on player development, both on and off the ice, the importance of sportsmanship and teamwork, strong competition, and giving each player the tools to become the best player, teammate & individual they can be all while enjoying the game of hockey. Coaches and staff encourage the players to develop confidence and competence in fundamental skills, in a safe, competitive environment.
Defender Hockey Tournaments is excited to announce the launch of its new exclusive merchandise store! You can shop the store here and use the sales code DEFENDER23! Get your top of the line Defender apparel and accessories such as t-shirts, hoodies, sweatpants, slides and more! Also shop an array of sticks for both goalies and […]Read More
The Defender Hockey College Exposure Showcase saw the Lehigh Valley Phantoms emerge as the tournament champions with a perfect record. In their journey to the title, they began by defeating the Lancaster Firebirds with a score of 6-2 after overcoming an early deficit. Their second win came in a shutout victory against the Tom’s River […]Read More
The Defender Hockey Tournament, New England Fall Prep, was a showcase of thrilling hockey action, with two deserving champions emerging in the U16 and 18U divisions. In the U16 Division, the Esmark Stars displayed their talent and determination throughout the tournament. Their journey to the championship began with a battle against Top Gun, which ended […]Read More
The summer heat was no match for the intensity and excitement that engulfed the ice rinks during the Defender Hockey Tournament’s Jersey Shore Summer Sizzler in mid-July. The final day of the tournament, Sunday, July 16th, witnessed showdowns that crowned champions in their respective categories. 8U B Division: High-Scoring Thriller for H08 Hockey The 8U […]Read More
Defender Hockey Tournaments, in partnership with the Mikey Nichols Foundation, is delighted to announce the highly anticipated 8th annual Mikey Nichols Tournament. This extraordinary event took place from June 22nd to June 25th in rinks across New Jersey. The Round Robin tournament showcased talented players from the 8U through 18U age categories, providing an unforgettable […]Read More