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2018/19 Barrington Broncos Hockey Club Tryout Registration Now Open

Barrington Broncos Hockey Club is pleased to announce the 2018/19 Fall Season Tryout Registration is now open.  Please click on the link below to register.  

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Barrington Broncos Hockey Club Mourns the loss of Luke H. Hutson

It is with great sadness that the Barrington High School Hockey Club shares news of the tragic and untimely passing of our teammate and friend, Luke Harrod Hutson, following a 4-wheel ATV accident.  He died on July 5 surrounded by his family near Breckenridge, Colorado.

Luke joined the BHS Varsity team in the fall of 2016 following his move from Whitefish Bay, WI. , playing with the Broncos for two years.  Luke made an immediate and lasting impact in our program, with his coaches and peers. 

To honor their brotherRachel and David Hutson’s Foundation,  The Luke Harrod Hutson Foundation will provide annual football, hockey and church mission trip scholarships to teens in the Barrington, IL and Whitefish Bay, WI areas.   To donate,  please click on the following link:


Have a Safe and Fun Summer!

During the summer, there are many options being offered to keep players in shape and to prepare for the upcoming Fall Season.  See below for all available off and on ice programs.  Questions?  Contact BBHC Hockey Director and Coach Steve Martins at 847-558-9199 or

We Are Pleased to Announce the 2018 Summer Skate/Strength Training and Agility Program!

Broncos Varsity Head Coach and Hockey Director Steve Martins will be running his annual Broncos Hockey Summer Skates starting July 9th. This year, off ice strength and agility training will also be incorporated into the summer skate program.  Brian Leseur will oversee the off-ice training at the new YJ Hockey Training Facility adjacent to Crystal Ice House.  On ice sessions will focus on 40 minutes of skill development followed by small area/full ice games. 

For additional information, please contact Steve Martins directly at 847-558-9199 or


Please click on the document below to view program details and registration information.

Broncos 2018 Banquet

A special thanks to Jodie Barbera, Michelle Lovelace, Amy Hubbard, Lisa Jackson and all those who helped to make the Broncos End of Season Banquet a wonderful evening for all Families, Players and Coaches!  Thanks also to the Coaching staff and all Volunteers that helped during the 2017/2018 season!

Senior Night 2018

Senior Players: Jack Adams, Conor Burns. Matt Dodge, Luke Hutson, Jason Lucas. Colin McGregor, Parker Ritter and Louis Soccorso.

A special thanks to Jodie Barbera and Lisa Jackson  for organizing a successful and memorable night for our Seniors, families and friends.   Congratulations Seniors!  


Former Barrington Broncos defenseman Connor Mackey selected to the 2017-18 NCAA D1 WCHA All Rookie Team!

Former Barrington Bronocs player Connor Mackey selected to the 2017-18 NCAA D1 WCHA All Rookie Team!

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Nicholas Nehf named SHL scoring Champion!

Congratulations to Broncos JV forward Nicholas Nehf on being named the SHL JV scoring champion!  Nicholas scored a league leading 22 goals with 6 assists.  Great job Nicholas!    

Broncos Players Honored

Congratulations to Senior Defenseman Matt Dodge on being selected to the SHL All League 1st Team and Senior Forward Parker Ritter who has been invited to tryout for America's Showcase Team-Illinois.  Way to go Parker and Matt! 

Nicholas Nehf #24

Matt Dodge #17

Parker Ritter #74

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2017 Middle School Night

Our annual Middle School Night was a huge success!  We had a great turnout with 24 players attending who currently play for the Chargers, Ice Dogs, Leafs, TI, Wolf Pack and Yellow Jackets. The players cheered on our Varsity team as they defeated Deerfield 6-1.  The Chuck a Puck contest and raffle winners were Parker Andreae & AJ Giacomin. Thank you to Total Hockey Schaumburg, Jerry’s Hockey Warehouse Crystal Lake and KC Creations for donating the items for our prizes. Thank you to Russell Smith, Debbie Fors, Jeanne Richards and Stacey Folz for planning an awesome Middle School Night!  

2017 Middle School Night

2017 Alumni Game

The Barrington Broncos Hockey Club hosted another successful Alumni Night on November 22nd.  Over fifty players returned to the ice playing in either the Over 30 or Under 30 game.  Players were welcomed back to the club by current Varsity and Junior Varsity players. Thank you to Laura Jones and the committee for organizing such a great night!

Next year’s Alumni Night Games will be held on Wednesday, November 21st.  Any alumni players who are not receiving the announcements are encouraged to connect via Facebook to the Alumni Group or email us at to be added to the distribution lists.

Thank you to all current families for making this event a success and thank you to the alumni who returned to play.  It is always great to see you and to hear of your continued success. 


    Video Credit Shane McCloskey

    Parents and players from JV and Varsity got together for our annual Homecoming float building.  This year's theme  is "Hawaiian Homecoming - Ride the Tide." Thank you to Jenn and Rob Adams for hosting and to Chris Parisi, Parisi Paving, for providing the trailer.  Homecoming Parade is Saturday, October 8th.  

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    Matthew Dodge, Kyle Krueger, Shane McCloskey, Daniel Parisi and Anthony Pitti represented the Barrington Broncos Hockey Club in the annual 4th of July obstacle competition at the Barrington Brat Tent.  This year, teams from BHS included  hockey, football, wrestling, and soccer.  Five teams from the Great Lakes Naval Base also participated in the competition.  A great time was had by all!


    BBHC Annual Banquet - April 7, 2017

    A HUGE thank you to Janet Bresch and everyone on the committee for planning such an awesome banquet.  The families and the players had a great time.  And many thanks to our coaches for their time and dedication to our club.  

    2017 Recognition Awards


    Best Forward – Matthew Marquis

    Most Improved Player – Charlie Rolecek and Dylan Hubbard

    Hardest Working Player – Louis Soccorso

    Leadership Award – Anthony Pitti

    Player "Love of the Game" – Nicholas Nehf

    Best Defenseman – Jack Adams

    MVP – Matthew Marquis


    Best Forward – Parker Ritter and John Bresch

    Most Improved Player – Jason Lucas

    Hardest Working Player – Nicholas Morch

    "Perseverance" award – Ryne Krueger

    Player "Love of the Game" – Max Scodius

    Best Defenseman – Gary Barbera

    MVP – Gary Barbera and Ben Mazurek


    Senior NIght January 25, 2017

    Our Senior Players - Kyle Krueger, John Bresch, Gary Barbera, Ryne Krueger, Matt Sobczak, Nick Morch, Evan Dardanes, Ryan Leaven, Kyle Osterhues 

    Thanks so much to Joannie Petrungaro for organizing such a memorable event for our senior players.  It was so nice to see Alumni parents, BHS students and our BBHC families in attendance.  Thank you to all who helped Joannie with the program, set up and clean up.  We truly appreciate all who contribute their time and effort to our organization.  Congratulations Seniors!

    Welcome to the Home of the BBHC

    The Barrington Broncos Hockey Club (“BBHC”) strives to provide students in good standing at Barrington High School an opportunity to play hockey at the highest level available for their age group, while simultaneously representing their high school and fellow students through athletics. BBHC will provide its players with the highest level of training available in any program. The BBHC will focus on developing a feeder program and a varsity program that can compete with any high school or midget program.
    The combination of development through teamwork, respect and commitment, in addition to the dedication it will take to compete effectively at these high levels of competition, will develop character and skills in BBHC players which can be used throughout their lives.High school hockey in Illinois is a club sport organized under the American Hockey Association of Illinois (AHAI). The Barrington Broncos Hockey Club was organized in 1974 and is affiliated as a club sport with the Barrington High School. The Barrington Broncos Hockey Club is a separate organization responsible for its own revenues and expenditures and does not receive any monetary assistance from the high school. Varsity letters and Junior Varsity awards are provided by the same company that supplies the high school and are awarded at our annual year end banquet.

    Crystal Ice House - Home to the Barrington Broncos Hockey Club

    Crystal Ice House
    320 E. Prairie St.
    Crystal Lake, IL 60014

    2017 Varsity Locker Room

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    Barrington Broncos ranked 7th in state among the top programs in Illinois in preseason poll- Ross Forman



    1. Providence Catholic
    2. New Trier Green
    3. Glenbrook North
    4. Loyola Gold
    5. Benet Academy
    6. St. Ignatius
    7. Barrington
    8. Maine Township
    9. St. Rita
    10. Rockford
    11. Stevenson
    12. Kings
    13. Hinsdale Central
    14. Notre Dame
    15. Glenbrook South
    16. Naperville Central
    17. Sandburg
    18. Glenbard
    19. BG/H/W
    20. Neuqua Valley

    Steve Martins named Co-Coach of the year in the SHL, the best HS league in the state

    Hockey Director and Head Coach Steve Martins was named Co-Coach of the year in the SHL, the most competitive and complete high school hockey league in the state.

    Congratulations to Coach Martins.

    The SHL has won 3 of last 4 state championships, and had 7 of 8 finalists the last 4 years.

    Coach Steve Martins- runner up for Coach of the Year-Ross Forman AHAI news

    Coach of the Year Winner: Jon Grzbek (Benet Academy) Runners-up: Steve Martins (Barrington), Bob Melton (New Trier Blue)

    The Barrington Broncos Hockey Club

    The Barrington Broncos Hockey Club is not sponsored by, or affiliated with, Barrington Community Unit School District 220. The School District and Barrington High School have no responsibilities for, and no duties in connection with, the Hockey Club’s activities or for any injury or loss which any parent, guardian, spectator or participant may experience.