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Maine Junior Black Bears, PO Box 2087, Bangor, ME 04401

Our mission: The Maine Junior Black Bears are committed to providing a high-quality competitive Tier II, III and IV hockey program to our youth while focusing on instilling the values of respect, sportsmanship, self-esteem, teamwork, discipline, and responsibility in its players. The MJBB will provide a positive environment on and off the ice, to challenge its players to grow to their fullest potential in all aspects of the game and as individuals. Our program will foster an appreciation for youth hockey among the Greater Bangor Area children, along with life-long lessons that include discipline, competitive spirit, team play, an appreciation for rules, safety, and a love of the game!

MJBB is proud to announce the tryout dates for the 2017/18 season.


Squirt: Monday, March 6 @ 5:45-7:45pm

Squirt: Thursday, March 9 @ 5:45-6:45pm

Peewee: Wednesday, March 8 @ 5:45-7:45pm

Peewee: Thursday, March 9 @ 7-8pm

Bantam: Monday, March 13 @ 5:45-8pm

Bantam: Wednesday, March 15 @ 5:45-8pm

Midget: Tuesday, March 14 @ 5:45-8pm

Midget: Thursday, March 16 @ 5:45-8pm

Registration for tryouts will be announced in the coming weeks.


All tryout sessions will be closed to the public 15 minutes prior to and for the duration of the try out session. Please arrive one hour prior to schedule for check in. Players should be ready 15 minutes prior to scheduled ice time.

Players accepting roster spots on 2017/18 MJBB Tier II & Tier III teams will be required to purchase a set of home and away jerseys at a cost of $200. Jerseys will be the player’s property and could be used for multiple seasons. This cost will be above and beyond the registration fee.

Mandatory Fittings will be held on Sunday, March 26 at Gunn’s Sport Shop

Squirt: 3-4pm, Peewee: 4-5pm, Bantam: 5-6pm, Midgets: 6-7pm


MJBB does not guarantee multiple teams at any level. Travel teams will be fielded and tiered based on talent and competitiveness rather than numbers.

Players offered roster spots will have 24 hours to accept by paying a non refundable deposit and signing a commitment letter with their CURRENT USA Hockey number through our website. On  May 1st players will be required to register as a player with their NEW USA Hockey number and pay according to the chart below:


Tier II & Tier III

Division Full Cost Early Bird Fee
paid in full by Sept 1 paid in full by July 31
U10-Squirt $1100 + $200 Jersey Fee $1000+ $200 Jersey Fee
U12-Peewee $1100+ $200 Jersey Fee $1000+ $200 Jersey Fee
U14-Bantam $1100 + $200 Jersey Fee $1000+ $200 Jersey Fee
U16-Midget 650 600
U18-Midget 650 600

Winter Learn to Skate and Play Registration Open

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Are you or your spouse a member of the US military?  Defending the Blue Line is an organization to support your children playing hockey.  Click on the logo above for more details.

Current News

Hockey Closet

Looking sell some used hockey gear or get a great deal?  Check out our Hockey Closet page! (updated 1-9-2017)

Are you a friend or relative that would like to keep up with MJBB?  Become a member of our site.  Click on the mailbox for details.

Volunteer Sign Up for MJBB Invitational

The tournament is quickly approaching and we want to make sure that  we offer each team attending a memorable experience to do this we need volunteers. Please use the link below to sign up to work during the tournament.

If you have any questions about the tournament please contact Nate Campbell (, 617-620-6505) and questions about the volunteer sign ups please let me know.

Omekia Legassie
Manager's Liason

November Dunkin' Donuts Sportsperson of the Month

Congratulations to Zachary Ryder, the November Dunkin' Donuts Sportsperson of the month!  Click here for more details.

MJBB Apparel Available Online

Posted: 11/3/16 10:00 am

MJBB apparel is now available to be purchased online!  Click here for details.

Dylan McInnis Student Coaches' Development Program

Dylan McInnis

Posted 7/17/16 1:30 pm

The Maine Junior Black Bears is pleased to announce its Dylan McInnis Student Coaches' Development Program.  The program is open to second year squirts and above.  Student coaches will receive on and off ice training and mentoring and assist with our Learn to Play, Learn to Skate and Atoms programs.  Click here for more details and registration.

Looking for more information about our programs?  Click on the image above.

Are you a coach looking for Heads Up Concussion lessons and test?  Click on the image above.

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For more details, please click on an image below or visit our sponsors page!

Not Receiving Emails?

We have been sending email announcements from the website.  If you have not be receiving them here are a few things to try.

1.  Check your spam folder

2.  Add the following emails to your approved senders list, whitelist or spam filter:

3. Contact the Webmaster, Paul Ivey, and provide your email address, name and the player's name to follow up with NGIN.