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    Congratulations to Addy Powell on his NAPHL selection!

    Cherry Creek welcomes Toby Petersen to our Coaching Staff as CC Prospects Associate Head Coach and CCHA 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.

    2022-2023 Season Dates. Registration for Tryouts.

    Cherry Creek Hockey Team Updates.

    NAPHL U16 Showcase Division Team for the 2022-2023 League Season.
    Cherry Creek will field U16 and U18 Teams in the NAPHL in the 2022-2023 Season.

    CC Prospects CPHL T2

    2022-2023 Season Tryouts. Open.
    July 29th - August 1st.
    CC V-Prep NAPHL/CPHL  MacKinnon T1
    CC-VPrep  NAPHL/CPHL  Makar T1
    CC-V-Prep CPHL Prospects T2

    CHSAA Tryouts.
    November 14th-17th.


    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 2022-2023 Season Registration for Tryouts is OPEN.

    NAPHL - CPHL Tier 1 MacKinnon
    NAPHL - CPHL Tier 1 Makar
    CPHL    - CC Prospects T2

    Please click on the Button below to complete your Registration.

    Tryout Dates July 29th -July 31st 
    August 1st TBD

    Please check the Calendar for the updated Tryout Schedule.

    2022-2023 Cherry Creek NAPHL CPHL Hockey Registration Now Open!


    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

    New York Aviators USPHL Premier Tender.

    Congratulations to Cherry Creek Forward Harrison Follett on signing his Tender with the New York Aviators USPHL Premier Team for the 2022-2023 Season.

    NAPHL /  2 Year Varsity Letterman Forward begins his path to NCAA Hockey.


    We look forward to watching Harrison compete in the 2022-2023 Season. 

    Bruin Proud!

    Cherry Creek Bruin Alumni Forward Blake Benson NAHL Lone Star Brahmas.

    Congratulations Blake and the Brahmas on a great season in the NAHL Playoffs.

    Bruin Proud!

    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 Hockey Update.

    Cherry Creek 2022-2023 Season Information Meeting with Head Coach Jeff Mielnicki is Scheduled.

    Date April 13th 
    Time 7:00pm
    Cherry Creek High School
    Shilling Law Auditorium

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

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

    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 CHSAA Tryout Schedule and Team Postings.

    Please go to 2021-2022 CHSAA Posting Tab.



    Cherry Creek CHSAA 2021-2022 Season Registration for Tryouts is Closed. 

    Contact Head Coach Jeff Mielnicki with questions.

    CHSAA Mandatory CHSAA Players Meeting for Tryouts Monday November 1st 7:00pm at Family Sports Center Banquet Room.

    Please Follow and Complete all Registrations to be eligible for the November 15th Tryout.

    Both Registrations are listed below on the Web Site.

    1. Cherry Creek Sports Engine is Closed  

    2. CCHS Registration is Closed  

    Please complete CCHS Registration by November 8th to be eligible for Tryouts.

    Questions should be directed to:

    Jeff Mielnicki
    Hockey Director
    Varsity Head Coach

    2021-2022 Cherry Creek CHSAA Hockey Registration Now Open!



    Registration Process


    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 once you have the ID.


    Joselyn Baez  720-554-2461 


    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

    Athletics Department

    Cherry Creek High School


    720-554-2463  FAX



    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.


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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

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