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Re: PHC Discount for Next Year

ANON
PHC is providing returning players a 10% discount on next year's tuition. Based on my calculations of missed games and practices the discount should be 20%. Could others please verify their experience and confirm whether the 10% discount is fair, or a 20% discount is more applicable.

I based my calculations on the total number of skates (practices, skills and games) that were scheduled to occurred over the 2020 - 2021 season. I then summed the number of skates that we actually had and subtracted it from the scheduled number of skates to determine missed skates (Intended - Actual = Missed). I then divided Missed by Intended to obtain the percentage of skates missed and multiplied by 100 to obtain the percentage of discount that should be applied to next year's tuition. (Missed/Intended * 100 = % Discount)

Could PHC members please perform the same calculations and provide feedback about the 10% discount fairness?



What is that like $300? That can't even get you a dinner and drinks at the Cap. Literally played no games and kids from MA could not practice, don't see how that adds up. Class action.


Re: PHC Discount for Next Year

ANON
PHC is providing returning players a 10% discount on next year's tuition. Based on my calculations of missed games and practices the discount should be 20%. Could others please verify their experience and confirm whether the 10% discount is fair, or a 20% discount is more applicable.

I based my calculations on the total number of skates (practices, skills and games) that were scheduled to occurred over the 2020 - 2021 season. I then summed the number of skates that we actually had and subtracted it from the scheduled number of skates to determine missed skates (Intended - Actual = Missed). I then divided Missed by Intended to obtain the percentage of skates missed and multiplied by 100 to obtain the percentage of discount that should be applied to next year's tuition. (Missed/Intended * 100 = % Discount)

Could PHC members please perform the same calculations and provide feedback about the 10% discount fairness?



Sounds like somebody’s gonna start to cry!! Boohoohoo!!

Re: PHC Discount for Next Year

ANON
PHC is providing returning players a 10% discount on next year's tuition. Based on my calculations of missed games and practices the discount should be 20%. Could others please verify their experience and confirm whether the 10% discount is fair, or a 20% discount is more applicable.

I based my calculations on the total number of skates (practices, skills and games) that were scheduled to occurred over the 2020 - 2021 season. I then summed the number of skates that we actually had and subtracted it from the scheduled number of skates to determine missed skates (Intended - Actual = Missed). I then divided Missed by Intended to obtain the percentage of skates missed and multiplied by 100 to obtain the percentage of discount that should be applied to next year's tuition. (Missed/Intended * 100 = % Discount)

Could PHC members please perform the same calculations and provide feedback about the 10% discount fairness?



If you can't keep the customer, at least keep their money.

Re: PHC Discount for Next Year

Your bender will be replaced with the next group of fools who think their kid deserves elite. Check please!

Re: PHC Discount for Next Year

Just like the 08 Saints moving over to “Elite”. The Elite in the EHF is much different than the Elite in E9/BHL. The new PHC players will come to find that out soon enough and are they in for a rude awakening.

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Aren’t most of the 08 saints former PHC elite players one year removed? I think those players should be fine because Rhode Island kids were completely shut out of BHL for the one year they were gone and thus those players were not tainted by the E9/BHL drop off in play. Very lucky for them as I’ve read playing in the E9/BHL can ruin NHL dreams. The 08 age group is a mess at those organizations regardless. Has been for years. Best team is the 08 south PHC anyway.

Re: PHC Discount for Next Year

Not PHC South Dad
Aren’t most of the 08 saints former PHC elite players one year removed? I think those players should be fine because Rhode Island kids were completely shut out of BHL for the one year they were gone and thus those players were not tainted by the E9/BHL drop off in play. Very lucky for them as I’ve read playing in the E9/BHL can ruin NHL dreams. The 08 age group is a mess at those organizations regardless. Has been for years. Best team is the 08 south PHC anyway.
Actually the best “08” team in RI is the PHC 09 Elite team. Have beaten PHC 08 South in 5 out of 6 games, beat PHC 08 North in only matchup and and are 1-1-1 v 08 Saints, outplaying the Saints in their loss.

Re: PHC Discount for Next Year

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Re: PHC Discount for Next Year

How many kids are moving over to "elite"? They'll find out soon enough just how different it is and I don't think in a good way......

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Pay attention. Most were already in fed elite for years. Then that team blew up and went to saints. While PHC puzzled together something new for one year. Which didn’t work out either. This age group has historically struggled in fed elite. But saints kids have probably played in 50 more fed elite games than current “elite.” I am saying they already know it will be an uphill battle.

Point being no matter what happens with numbers, this group will continue to be challenged. Which is fine. I predict 4 D and 3 F will turn over. Should probably just call the saints coach and ask him.

Re: PHC Discount for Next Year

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Pay attention. Most were already in fed elite for years. Then that team blew up and went to saints. While PHC puzzled together something new for one year. Which didn’t work out either. This age group has historically struggled in fed elite. But saints kids have probably played in 50 more fed elite games than current “elite.” I am saying they already know it will be an uphill battle.

Point being no matter what happens with numbers, this group will continue to be challenged. Which is fine. I predict 4 D and 3 F will turn over. Should probably just call the saints coach and ask him.
Too bad they no longer have any Saints coach to ask...

Re: PHC Discount for Next Year

ANON
PHC is providing returning players a 10% discount on next year's tuition. Based on my calculations of missed games and practices the discount should be 20%. Could others please verify their experience and confirm whether the 10% discount is fair, or a 20% discount is more applicable.

I based my calculations on the total number of skates (practices, skills and games) that were scheduled to occurred over the 2020 - 2021 season. I then summed the number of skates that we actually had and subtracted it from the scheduled number of skates to determine missed skates (Intended - Actual = Missed). I then divided Missed by Intended to obtain the percentage of skates missed and multiplied by 100 to obtain the percentage of discount that should be applied to next year's tuition. (Missed/Intended * 100 = % Discount)

Could PHC members please perform the same calculations and provide feedback about the 10% discount fairness?



I did the calculations and I predict a 1% discount which will be provided in the form of snack bar credits.

Re: PHC Discount for Next Year

You have limited options, love them or hate them PHC is king in RI hockey. Best youth teams and competition in the area hands down. Most efficient alternative is the kings and if your player skates out of risc i would estimate cost would be about $300 in gas and add 60 hours in the car to drive to foxboro per season. Double that for flames. Otherwise join a local town, phl or BHL team.

Sadly even inside the organization games are better compared to other options in the state. And unless your registered with mass hockey, tryouts might be tricky with kings. Bottom line is your probably going to have to pucker up buttercup.

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With the rumbling about covid restrictions possibly being in place until Thanksgiving, I can't imagine any MA families outside of elite teams are going to roll the dice and chance the first 1/3 of next year being like this season.

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Anyone who signs a contract in RI without the government agreeing to interstate travel is throwing money away. Its the equivalent of placing a bet on a horse with a bad leg. Interstate travel isn't going to be addressed until after tryouts, atleast. Teams will be picked and set by 4/1. As of now PHC, Saints, Mount even the blues and hitman don't have a club league to play in. We all get ehf elite is better than every other league. PHC elite wasn't really an elite team anyway. They would have competed with Bandits to be the worst team in the league. So if your kid isn't being recruited by JH in Foxboro there are other options where your kid won't sit on the bench. Knights in Raynham get auto bid this year. Probably willing to cut half there rosters Express suck at every level except 08. BL actually has a good team. Bring a full team to other age groups and all that changes. Giants will probably take 7/8 kids at every age group to get better. And that extra gas is cut to maybe an extra 50 a year to aboro. E9/bhl teams pay for uniforms parity and you get skills every week. If you can get to 146 or are brave enough to go to lynch. You can jump the boarder for a garunteed league. My kid will never play on a RI team again. They screwed us this year.

Re: PHC Discount for Next Year

The discount is for all players. Not just returning.