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Coast-to-coast draft showdown

Program details

Welcome to the Hockey Etcetera’s Coast-to-Coast Draft Showdown, showcasing some of the best U11 players from across North America.

The Coast-to-Coast Draft Showdown will take place from June 16 to June 18, 2023. The event will have it all from an opening 3-on-3 challenge, shootout competition, live draft in front of all the players and parents, as well as a 5-on-5 coast-to-coast tournament to finish it off.

This invite-only event will be accepting 36 forwards, 20 defenceman and 8 goalies from across North America. The selection of the players will be very thorough meticulous, as we only want the best-of-the-best so that the competition level can be out of this world!

Here’s a schedule breakdown of each day:


  • 3-on-3 challenge
  • Shootout competition
  • Live coast-to-coast draft

Saturday and Sunday

  • 5-on-5 coast-to-coast tournament

Players will receive:

  • 1 custom 3-on-3 challenge jersey
  • 1 custom coast-to-coast draft tournament jersey and socks
  • 1 coast-to-coast draft cap and shirt
  • Dinner on Friday night during the draft
  • Commemorative event giveaway for each player
  • VIP tour of hockey etcetera for players and parents
  • Group rate at hotel for players coming in from out-of-town

Cost: 615 $ CA + taxes.

We are now taking nominations. Players will be selected and notified in late September or early November 2022. To nominate a top U11 player, please email us the following information:

  • Player's full name
  • Position
  • Height (ft.)
  • Weight (lbs)
  • Winter Club
  • Country
  • State/Province
  • Parent's name
  • Parent's phone number
  • Parent's email address
  • Relationship to player

Please share any other relevant information about the player (accomplishments, etc)

All video highlight clips can be submitted via Instagram.