Sponsored by the New Jersey Devil’s and Wendy’s, the Liberty Bell Games, which is legendary for its unparalleled significance in boy’s youth hockey, will now include girls in the showcase. We proudly return to the impressive Red Bank Armory in Red Bank, New Jersey for both showcases.
Sanctioned by USA Hockey and recognized as the premier showcase for elite youth hockey players, the Liberty Bell Games are renowned for attracting an unprecedented number of local and nationally known scouts and coaches from the NHL, NCAA, OHL, USHL, USPHL, Preparatory Schools and other Independents who eagerly attend to observe our exceptional, highly skilled potential prospects.
Eligible Applicants for the New Jersey Liberty Bell/Belle Games:
- You must play and/or live in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Connecticut, New York Metro, Capital District, Long Island, Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia.
- Year of birth: 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006.
- Future Prospects players must be born in 2007.
GIRLS: Liberty Belle Games New Jersey Prospects: 80 players on four teams with dates of birth in 2003, 2004, 2005 or 2006 are eligible. They will play three games. June 5-6, 2021.
GIRLS: Liberty Belle Games New Jersey Future Prospects: 40 Players on two teams with dates of birth in 2007 are eligible. They will play two games. June 5, 2021.
BOYS: Liberty Bell Games New Jersey Prospects (DOB 2003-2005) will take place on June 11-13. These players will be returning as we were not able to play in 2020. If you were selected to play in 2020 and listed on our Roster page, you DO NOT need to complete a new application.
BOYS: Liberty Bell Games New Jersey Prospects (DOB 2006) will take place on June 11 & 12.
BOYS: Liberty Bell Games New Jersey Future Prospects: 40 Players on two teams with a date of birth of 2007 are eligible. They will play two games on June 12, 2021, at Ice Vault Arena in Wayne, NJ.
It’s important to read ALL details on the respective application for the Liberty Bell/Belle Games. Carefully choose your application. You will find complete details for the game Schedules on the website.
Our Application will open on January 5, 2021 and close on March 31. Completing an application does not guarantee acceptance. You will need to check the Roster page in late April for a list of selected players.
Selecting our players is a challenging and time-consuming task that we take seriously. Each application is individually reviewed and evaluated by our Administrators who follow stringent guidelines for player acceptance; therefore, we strongly encourage you to submit your application early. We meticulously choose our players to accentuate player talent in competitive games. This blueprint has been the key factor to our success and that of our players.
NHL’ers Johnny Gaudreau (Calgary Flames), Kevin Labanc (San Jose Sharks), Anthony DeAngelo (New York Rangers) along with Top prospects Cayden Primeau (Montreal Canadiens), Trevor Zegras (Anaheim Ducks), and Shane Pinto (Ottawa Senators) are all Liberty Bell Games alumni. In twelve years the Liberty Bell Games has had 29 players drafted to the NHL and as many as 200 have gone on to the NCAA/CHL or have accepted commitments.
If you would like to learn more about the benefits of being a Liberty Bell Games Contributor or Supporter; or have general questions, please send our Vice President, Anne Yannarella, a note on our Contact page. With increased collaboration, we have a remarkable opportunity to cultivate and support the game of hockey while encouraging our youth to pursue playing at the highest levels.
I look forward to seeing you in June!
Lewis A. Mongelluzzo
President & CEO