Ask the Coach: At what age should you tryout for Women’s Junior hockey?

I received a question today from a prospective player who was thinking about attending RSL Islanders tryouts but was unsure of the age category. In the last few days, I’ve gotten a few variations on “what age is allowable or appropriate to consider playing at the Junior/Intermediate level”, so here’s my response to these line […]


2019-20 Season Tryouts Announced

Details for the 2019-20 Season Tryouts have now been finalized and can be found at Note: Ice time rescheduling has occurred. Please note the updated schedule (as of April 17, 2019).      

Islanders cheering on Headland playing for Great Britain in World Championships

The 2019 IIHF U18 Women’s World Championships (Division 1 Group B) are about to begin and we’re cheering for Great Britain as RSL Islander forward Chloe Headland is on loan to the squad for the tournament. Chloe, a dual citizen, joins a couple of local players (Kaitlyn Morrison and Verity Lewis from Ontario Hockey Academy, […]

RSL Islanders Add Veteran Goaltender Tourangeau to Roster

The RSL Islanders announce today they’ve added a veteran goaltender Emily ‘Rango’ Tourangeau to the roster. Last year, as a freshman for the SUNY Canton Kangaroos, Emily suffered a season-ending injury early in the season. She transferred back home to Carleton University at the end of the year, to pursue Forensic Psychology this year and, […]

RSL Islanders Pickup Senior Proderick, Strengthen Centre Position

Shaun Johnson, General Manager of the RSL Islanders, is pleased to announce that former Kingston Ice Wolf, Alyssa Proderick (Senior, C) has accepted a roster position offer. Shaun has been looking to strengthen the Islanders centre position since training camp, preferably with an older player that could lend leadership and take the shifts against top […]

Tom Davies joins Coaching Staff

The RSL Islanders have announced the addition of Tom Davies to our coaching staff. Tom most recently head coached the Kemptville Panthers Bantam Rep team to a very successful season last year, and in previous years also coached within the RSLGHA. Tom, and current RSL Islanders Head Coach Pete Pedersen, coached the RSL Midget A […]

Chloe Headland off to Nationals

Chloe Headland, RSL Islanders (Sophomore, F) is taking a short leave from the team to compete in the Canada Soccer National Championships. A three sport athlete (Hockey, Soccer and Rugby), Chloe plays for the Cumberland Cobras Elite Academy U15s who were recently crowned Provincial Champions. This week, playing for the national title in Laval Quebec, […]