International Players

Camps/ Clinics

The South Florida Hockey Academy will offer opportunities for international players to attend our camps and clinics. If you would like to attend in one of our camps or clinics, please click here.

If you need assistance with your plans while in Florida, please contact our Academy Congierce Services at

SFHA U18 & U16 teams (full season programs)

The Academy offers something unique for international players from around the world. Players are able to play our Academy while they study & live at either Saint Andrew’s School or North Broward Preparatory School while playing hockey at the highest possible level.


A combination of a top boarding school and an elite hockey program has never been offered in the state of Florida before. We are extremely excited about this program and the fantastic opportunity we are able to offer for our players!

Who can apply?

Players born 2000 to 2003 can apply to play for the Academy for the 2018-2019 season.  We welcome all qualified players from around the world to be part of this opportunity. Our specific try out information will be announced on our website & social media.

Our partner, Universal Players Global, will help all of our international players with the application process to the schools & the Academy.

If you are interested in playing for the South Florida Hockey Academy, and you come from other countries beside the US or Canada, please send an e-mail ( to the Academy (or call us at 954 603 9048) or send an e-mail directly to: or call to Universal Players Global office in Finland at +358 3 222 0606.

Universal Players has a history of 19 years in placing top level hockey players to prep schools across North America. Universal Players & South Florida Hockey Academy will make sure that each international applicant will get all the help needed for the process.

Where do our players live in (accommodation)?

All foreign players in the Academy will live at the campus of either Saint Andrew´s School or North Broward Preparatory School. As well, all meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) are served at the school as well as all the classes during the day. All players will live at dorms sharing rooms with another student.

Our players will get a top level education while playing with us! One of the SFHA motto’s is: 51% school / 49% hockey.


How do players get to practice?

A private shuttle ride from the school to the rink will take about 15 minutes and will take off from the school approximately 1 hour prior to the start of the ice practice. Bus will also take the players back to the school campus after practice.

How many games and practices?

The U18 & U16 teams will practice from Tuesday through Friday on the ice and have several off ice practices per week. Both teams will play 55+ elite level games during the 2018- 2019 season. A detailed schedule will be announced later.

Fee for the program?

If you are interested in applying to South Florida Hockey Academy U18 or U16 program, please fill out the form here and we will get back to you as soon as possible.