Jr Monarchs News

The Rochester Monarchs are excited to announce that goaltender Mike McHale has committed to the St. Anselm Saints... read more

The Rochester Jr Monarchs are pleased to announce the signing of two 6’4” 1997 birth year forwards, Billy McGwin and... read more

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can a family host more than one player?

A: Yes! It helps if sometimes two (or more) players share transportation expenses, along with the players have someone to be with.

Q: How long does a player stay for?

A: It depends if the player stays for the duration of the season or longer, if they have prior commitments. The length of stay is a factor when considering matches between the players and host families.

Q: What are the family’s responsibilities?

A: The family will provide a room with the proper furniture (bed, desk & chair, place for clothes storage). Meals will include breakfast, lunch, and dinner when the player is not on the road.

Q: What are the player’s responsibilities?

A: The player must follow the host family’s rules, while showing respect and consideration for all host family members. They also need to maintain their belongings and rooms.

Q: Does the billet family receive compensation?

A: The player will be responsible for paying a monthly stipend. Other than compensating for the cost the family incurs when hosting a player, the main reason for hosting a player within the organization is the family is gaining an invaluable experience and relationships.

**If you have any other questions regarding the Billet Program please contact info.jrmonarchs@gmail.com **