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Cherry Creek Wins CAHA JV State Championship.

Bruins Capture State Title with 5-1 Win over Littleton.

The Atlantic Hockey Federation is excited to announce the addition of the Cherry Creek Bruins to the AHF in the 2023-24 season.


Cherry Creek Hockey is based out of Centennial, Colorado and play at the Family Sports Center. Cherry Creek Association encompasses Tier II USA Hockey and Cherry Creek High School hockey. Cherry Creek Association […]

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Cherry Creek Hockey Announces Continued Relationship with the North American Prospects Hockey League.

Bruins will field Teams in the 18U and 16U Showcase Division in the 2023-2024 Season.

Cherry Creek 2023-2024 Hockey Update.

Cherry Creek 2023-2024 Season Information Meeting with Head Coach Jeff Mielnicki is Scheduled.

Date April 12th 
Time 7:00pm
Cherry Creek High School
Shilling Law Auditorium

Important Information regarding CHSAA / NAPHL / AHF Season.
Camp Information and Coaching Staff Announcements.

Please contact Coach Mel (Jeff Mielnicki)
Executive Director of Operations

2023 Cherry Creek Hockey

Academy Summer Skate and Sports

Performance Camp Registration is Open.


CCHA Camp will begin the week of June 5th with 2-3 Ice Groups Sessions and 2 Landow Sports Performance Sessions per week. Register early as Camp will fill.



Cherry Creek Spring Skate Registration is Open.

Monday Sessions begin March 13th - May 2nd.
Family Sports Center

Please contact Coach Mel (Jeff Mielnicki)
Executive Director of Operations

2023-2024 Cherry Creek Hockey Season Registration Now Open.

Click on the Registration Link below for Tryout Dates and Teams.

Cherry Creek is a Proud Member

Atlantic Hockey Federation
Colorado Prep Hockey League
North American Prospects Hockey League


2023-2024 Cherry Creek AHF NAPHL CPHL Hockey Season Registration Now Open!



Cherry Creek High Plains League Registration is OPEN.

Click on Link Below.

Choose Cherry Creek as your Team.


2022-2023 Cherry Creek Hockey Banquet


NAHL Alert....

Cherry Creek Alumni Defenseman Addy Powell

Congratulations to 3 Year Varsity Letterman Class of 2022 Benjamin Addy Powell on making his NAHL debut with the Springfield Jr. Blues.

Well deserved for the Bruins Captain.

Bruin Proud!

Cherry Creek CHSAA 2022-2023 Varsity Schedule

December 2nd Home vs Heritage 7:50pm FSC
December 3rd Home vs Denver East 3:10pm FSC
December 9th Away vs Regis Jesuit 5:40pm FSC
December 10th Home vs Kent Denver 3:10pm FSC
December 16th Home vs Summit 7:50pm FSC
December 17th Home vs Ralston Valley 3:10pm FSC

January 6th Home vs Valor Christian 7:50pm FSC
January 7th Home vs Monarch 3:10pm FSC
January 20th Away vs Ralston Valley 8:00pm APEX
January 21st Home vs Ft. Collins 3:10pm FSC
January 27th Home vs Regis Jesuit 7:50pm FSC
January 28th Away vs Mountain Vista 6:45pm Ice Ranch

February 3rd Home vs Chatfield 7:50pm FSC
February 4th Away vs Ft. Collins 6:15pm NOCO
February 7th Away vs Denver East 6:15pm Big Bear
February 10th Away vs Castle View 7:50pm FSC
February 11th Away vs Monarch 5:00pm Sports Stable
February 17th Away vs Valor Christian 6:15pm FSC
February 18th Away vs Battle Mountain 5:15pm Vail Dobson Arena


February 24th Home vs Resurrection Christian 5:40pm FSC
March 1st Away vs Ralston Valley 8:00pm South Suburban S.C.


Cherry Creek Alumni Game is December 30th 5:40pm at Family Sports Center.

Game 1 5:40pm
CC Royal Alumni vs CC Scarlet Alumni

Game 2 6:50pm
CC Varsity vs Alumni Winner Game 1

Contact Coach Mel to Reserve your Spot.


Cherry Creek Alumni Forward Payne Pent leading the El Paso Rhinos as Captain.
Bruin Proud!


For Payne Pent, he simply wanted an opportunity to continue playing hockey after the 2020-21 season with Cherry Creek High School.

The El Paso Rhinos NA3HL chose Pent in the first round (29th overall) of the 2021 North American 3 Hockey League Draft and it's been all positive since then.

Bruin Proud!

Cherry Creek CHSAA 2022-2023 Season Registration for Tryouts is Closed

Congratulations to the Players who were selected.

Contact Head Coach Jeff Mielnicki with questions.

CHSAA Mandatory CHSAA Players / Managers Meeting for Tryouts Tuesday November 8th 6:00pm at Family Sports Center Banquet Room.

Please Follow and Complete all Registrations to be eligible for the November 14th Tryout.

Both Registrations are listed below on the Web Site.

1. Cherry Creek Sports Engine is Closed.

2. CCHS Registration is Closed

(Complete Step 1 and Step 2. Please click Cherry Creek when completing CCHS Registration)

Please complete CCHS Registration by November 1st to be eligible for Tryouts.

Questions should be directed to:

Jeff Mielnicki
Hockey Director
Varsity Head Coach


Registration Process
Please Select Cherry Creek High School when completing your Registration.


ONLINE REGISTRATION:  From the Cherry Creek High School website, click on Athletics to get to our Athletics Website:   Once there, click on Athletics Registration, then click on Athletic Team Registration.  Scroll down to Create Family Account (or Login to your account if you already have one).  Follow instructions that follow, & go all the way to the end. 


If you are new to CCHS hockey this year, and not from Cherry Creek HS, contact Ms Joselyn Baez at CCHS via email or phone and provide the following Information so that CCHS can input your information into the system directly:  First and last name, Student ID, birthdate, male/female, grade.  (Returning player info is already in the system.)  Students outside of the district (CCSD Athlete Only students) must contact the District Admissions Office to receive an assigned District ID.  Athlete Only students must re-register every year with the district.  Contact Ms. Baez or Ms. Graham once you have the ID.


Joselyn Baez  720-554-2461 
Pam Graham   720-554-2462                                                               

PAYMENTYou may pay with a credit card during the online registration process


​PHYSICIANS FORMS:  This form is found on our Athletics website under the “Other Forms” tab at the top of the Athletics Registration page.  Have the doctor sign and date pages 4 and 5, which are watermarked SCHOOL COPY.

  Upload your current doctor’s clearance to your online registration, or email it to the athletics office.  Physicals are valid for one year / 365 days, and they must be submitted/received before you can try-outs.  If you prefer, you may email this to the Athletics Office.  Email contacts are on the Athletics website – on the left side of the home page.


Athletes will not be allowed to try out until all 3 parts are completed:

online registration + payment + physician’s clearance



Questions?  Please contact the CCHS Athletic Office at 720-554-2461 or 720-554-2462.



Joselyn Baez 720-554-2461

Pam Graham 720-554-2462

Athletics Department

Cherry Creek High School

720-554-2463  FAX



Cherry Creek welcomes Toby Petersen to our Coaching Staff as CC Prospects Head Coach and CCHA / CHSAA Special Teams Coordinator.

Coach Petersen will bring a passion of teaching skills and game strategies along with Special Teams Coordination for our Teams.

Toby's NHL playing career included 398 games with the Pittsburg Penguins, Edmonton Oilers and Dallas Stars.

Collegiate career; Division 1 Hockey at Colorado College. 4 Year Letterman amassing 128 Points. 

International experience; US World Junior (Geneva '97, Helsinki '98). US World Championships (Moscow '97)

Coaching career; 6 Season in AHL with Springfield, Cleveland and Rochester.

Cherry Creek Adds CC Prospects Team in the 2022-2023 Season.

The Full Season USA Hockey Team will compete in the CPHL T2 Division during the Fall Season.

Register for Tryouts Below.

Please contact Coach Mel (Jeff Mielnicki)
Executive Director of Operations

Cherry Creek Sports Nutrition Program Registration with Coach Lauren Gunter is now OPEN.

Take your Nutrition and Game to the Next Level.

We’ve received very positive responses in regards to the summer nutrition course, so I’m going to go ahead and open up registration. If you would like to register your player, please click on the link below and provide your information. You will then receive a welcome email with course information.

Please note, even if you filled out the previous interest survey, you will need to fill out this form as well. If you have any questions, or even topics you would like addressed in the course, please feel free to reach out to me and chat! 

I have attached the flyer again that covers content, dates and times, pricing, etc.

6 sessions, all over Zoom (see calendar or flyer for dates). Recordings and handouts included in price.


Registration form: 

Looking forward to a great summer!

Coach Lauren Gunter

Team Colorado Selects 4 Cherry Creek Players.

Team Colorado NIT
Dalton Berkey

Addy Powell

Team Colorado America's Showcase
Harrison Follett

Brenden Wolff

Cherry Creek Proud!

Granite City Lumberjacks Tender.

Congratulations to Cherry Creek Defensemen Benjamin Addy Powell on signing his Tender with the Granite City Lumberjacks for the 2022-2023 Season.

NAPHL /  3 Year Varsity Letterman Defenseman begins his path to NCAA Hockey.

We look forward to watching Addy compete in the 2022-2023 Season. 
Bruin Proud!

Boston Jr. Rangers Tender.

Congratulations to Cherry Creek Defensemen Brenden Wolff on signing his Tender with the Boston Jr. Rangers for the 2022-2023 Season.

NAPHL / Varsity Letterman Defenseman begins his path to NCAA Hockey.

We look forward to watching Brenden compete in the 2022-2023 Season. 
Bruin Proud!

Cherry Creek Alumni Update....

Cherry Creek Alumni Riley Hunt-Bahn and Payne Pent continue to shine with the El Paso Rhinos.

Riley with 28 goals 32 Assists 60 Points and Payne with 19 goals 18 Assists 37 Points in 2021-2022 Regular Season contributed heavily to the Rhinos success this season. 

We look forward to continued success for the 2021 Graduates and the Rhinos in the 2021-2022 Playoffs.

Cherry Creek Hockey Welcomes Matt McGregor to the Position of Cherry Creek High Plains Hockey Director of Operations. 

Matt is looking forward to working with our High Plains Teams in the 2021-2022 Season.

Please continue to follow CC Hockey for the latest news on our High Plains Teams at

Cherry Creek 2022 High Plains Spring Registration is OPEN.

Cherry Creek will offer Multiple teams and Tiers in the 2022 High Plains Season.


Please complete the High Plains Link below and click on Cherry Creek as your designated Team.

Please continue to follow CC Hockey for the latest news on our High Plains Teams.

Please contact Coach Mel (Jeff Mielnicki)
Executive Director of Operations

El Paso Rhinos 1st Round Selection.

Congratulations to Varsity Forward Payne Pent on his 1st Round selection by El Paso.

Rhinos getting a Power Forward ready to begin his NCAA Journey.

We look forward to watching Payne compete in the 2021-2022 Season.

Bruin Proud!

El Paso Rhinos Tender.

Congratulations to Cherry Creek Captain Riley Hunt-Bahn on signing his Tender with El Paso for the 2021-2022 Season.

2 Year Varsity Letterman and Team Colorado NIT Forward begins his path to NCAA Hockey.

We look forward to watching Riley compete in the 2021-2022 Season. 
Bruin Proud!

Cherry Creek Alumni Tournament May 8th Family Sports Center

Game 1 Team Royal 5 vs Team Creek 4  11:10am-12:25pm

Game 2 Team Bruin 5 vs Team Cherry 4 12:40pm-1:55pm

Championship 5:20pm-6:35pm

Winner Game 1 vs Winner Game 2 

Team Bruin 6 vs Team Royal 5 

Champions Team Bruin!

Players and Coaches invited to JD's BaitShop after Championship game.

See you next Year.


Cherry Creek Atlantic Hockey Federation Showcase 18AA Schedule.

October 14th

CC Bruins vs Mission AZ 18UAA
12:00pm Grundy Ice Arena

CC Bruins vs Hollydell Hurricanes 18AA
7:40pm NorthEast Skate Zone Phantoms Rink

October 15th

CC Bruins vs Igloo Jaguars 18AA
10:40am NorthEast Skate Zone Phantoms Rink

CC Bruins vs Team Philadelphia 18AA
5:20pm NorthEast Skate Zone Phantoms Rink

October 16th

CC Bruins vs Philadelphia Blazers 18 AA
11:30am NorthEast Skate Zone Phantoms Rink

Cherry Creek Atlantic Hockey Federation Showcase 16AA Schedule.

October 14th

CC Makar vs Igloo Jaguars 16AA 
6:00pm NorthEast Skate Zone Rink

October 15th

CC Makar vs Plymyra Black Phantoms 16AA
2:40pm Igloo Ice Rink Red

CC Makar vs Haverford Hawks 16AA
7:00pm Igloo Ice Rink Blue

October 16th

CC Makar vs The St. James Gold 16AA
7:15am Hollydell Ice Arena NHL


Cherry Creek NAPHL 18U Showcase Division Schedule



November 11th
CC Bruins vs Chicago Hawks CSDHL 18AA
2:00pm CST StarCenter McKinney

November 12th
CC Bruins vs Highland Park Falcons CSDHL 18AA
12:30pm CST StarCenter Richardson

November 12th
CC Bruins vs Orland Park Vikings CSDHL 18AA
6:30pm CST StarCenter Richardson

November 13th
CC Bruins vs Anaheim Jr. Ducks 18AA
7:00am CST StarCenter McKinney


Cherry Creek NAPHL 16U Showcase Division Schedule



November 11th
CC Bruins vs Chicago Hawks CSDHL 16AA
12:30pm CST StarCenter Plano

November 12th
CC Bruins vs Highland Park Falcons CSDHL 16AA
9:00am CST StarCenter Richardson

November 12th
CC Bruins vs Orland Park Vikings CSDHL 16AA
4:30pm CST StarCenter McKinney

November 13th
CC Bruins vs Anaheim Jr. Ducks 16AA
9:30am StarCenter Plano


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Cherry Creek Program Book Advertising and Sponsorship

Community Sponsorships contribute to the growth of our State and National Championship Hockey program. We would like to offer you a great opportunity to get involved with Cherry Creek Hockey through various sponsorship levels and Donation opportunities.

For complete details please click on the CC Program Book tab on the left.

To become a Sponsor/Donor or to Pre-Order your Program Book Copies please click HERE.

 If you have questions please call Gaye Martin 303-475-3128.

We appreciate your support of Cherry Creek Hockey!

Thank you,

  Jeff Mielnicki
  Cherry Creek Hockey Association
  Varsity Head Coach
  Cherry Creek High School