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Team Details

  • 16 skaters and 2 goalies
  • 3 team practices per week split between Fishers and Carmel/Westfield rinks
  • 80+ hours of team practice per season
  • 60 minutes dedicated goalie training per week
  • 1x per week off-ice training
  • Independent schedule of AAA games
    • 5 Tournaments/Showcases
    • 45-50 games total
    • 4-5 school days missed for the season
    • 15-18 hotel nights per season
  • Equipment requirements (not included in assessment)
    • Black/White/Red gloves
    • Black helmet and pants
    • ​​​​​​​Team Equipment bag (same as 2018-2019 Jr Fuel bags)
    • Team track suit (You may use previous black Jr Fuel track suit)
    • Uniform pictured above (previous Jr Fuel players may wear last year’s jerseys)
    • New game socks are included in the assessment
  • ​​​​​​​Season Cost - $4200-4400 (TBD upon conclusion of tryouts)
    • $500 deposit and signed player agreement due by 4/18
    • ​​​​​​​Monthly payment plan available July-February

14U (2005) AAA Coach - Jake Skjodt

Jake Skjodt was born and raised in Indianapolis, IN. Growing up, Skjodt played youth hockey for the Indy Blues & Indianapolis Checkers before attending Cathedral High School, playing on back to back State Championship teams during his Sophomore and Junior seasons. After his Junior year, he played for the Indy Jr. Ice U18 AAA.

Skjodt then played two seasons in the USHL with the Indiana Ice (2006-2008) followed by playing collegiate hockey for the University of Nebraska-Omaha (D-I) and the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Points (D-III).

Once completing his playing career, Skjodt returned to Indianapolis, coaching the Indiana Jr. Ice U18 AAA (2011-12) & Indiana Jr. Ice U16 AAA (2012-14). Skjodt then departed Indianapolis to be apart of the inaugural coaching staff for the Arizona State University Sun Devils (D-I, 2015-16). While coaching at Arizona St. Jake attained his master's degree in Higher Education.

Upon returning from Arizona, Skjodt has been coaching with the Indy Jr. Fuel youth organization, U12 AA (2018-19) & U10 AA (2017-18) and resides in Broad Ripple area of Indianapolis, IN.

Recent 14U AAA News

Three Jr Fuel 18U AAA players have been called up to the Chippewa Steel of the NAHL! 

JJ Grainda, who signed a tender with the Steel early in the season, along with forward Sean Schifferl and goalie Grayson Garrity have all joined the North American Hockey League team in Wisconsin. 

2002 born defenseman Tristan Cavotta signed a commitment letter with the Notre Dame Hounds of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League for the 2021-2022 season. Cavotta joins teammate Bobby Pokupec on Notre Dame's commitment list for the upcoming season. 

Congratulations Jr Fuel players! Make us proud!

The 317HL 10U Carmel All-Stars won their tournament in Cleveland, OH over the weekend. Congratulations Coach Lebeter and his team!

Jr Fuel 10U White won their tournament at the Carmel Ice Skadium making a statement in the Championship game with a 9-2 victory over Kirkwood. Congratulations Coach Orr and team!


Jr Fuel 10U Black took home silver in their event after falling in the championship game in a shootout to the Birmingham Bulls.

10U Gold had a huge weekend in South Bend at the Irish Cup. After knocking off interstate rival Tri-state Spartans 7-1 in round robin action, they recorded a decisive 5-0 win over Victory Honda in the final.

10U AAA had a great AAA showcase in Ft Wayne with victories over Belle Tire and Victory Honda AAA.

12U Gold won their showcase in Cincinnati after tying Cleveland Jacks AAA and beating the Columbus Blue Jackets, Little Caesars Farmington Hills and Lansing Spartans.


14U White won their tournament in Indy with a Championship win over the Vernon Hills Ice Dogs. 


Great work Jr Fuel coaches and players! Good luck in the playoffs and upcoming state tournament! 

Congratulations to four Jr Fuel AAA players for taking home NAPHL monthly honors for their performances in January. 

16U AAA captain Liam Donovan (Zionsville, IN) took home Apex Learning Peak Performer of the Month for scoring nine points in six January NAPHL games.  Donovan currently sits 5th in goals and 6th in overall scoring in NAPHL league games for the season.

18U AAA forward Reece Brednich was named NAPHL 2nd star in January. Brednich, a Louisville, Kentucky native currently sits in 3rd place in the NAPHL in goals with 13 and tied for 4th in points with 26 in 23 league games this season.

14U AAA goalie Jackson Herbold (Zionsville, IN) earned 2nd star league honors for January. In the NAPHL event at the Fuel Tank, Jackson saved 41 of 43 shots and earned a shutout in two games played.  

14U AAA teammate Luke Mcintosh (Carmel, IN) took home 3rd Star honors. The defenseman tallied a hat trick against the Des Moines Bucs MLK weekend and is tied for the top scoring defenseman on the Jr Fuel this season.