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Welcome to the Darien Phantoms

The Darien Phantoms is a not-for-profit youth hockey organization for mite aged (8 and under) travel hockey players only.  The Darien Phantoms Hockey Club is committed to the ongoing development and promotion of competitive youth amateur hockey in the south/western suburbs of Chicago.  The Darien Phantoms compete in the newly formed Chicago United Hockey League (CUHL) which is sanctioned by the Amateur Athletic Union or AAU.   The Phantoms play approximately 24 full-ice league games plus playoffs and is not restricted by a maximum number of full-ice or a minimum number of cross-ice games throughout the season.  

The Darien Phantoms is not affiliated with USA Hockey, the Amateur Hockey Association of Illinois (AHAI) or any of their affiliates.  

Located at the Darien Sportsplex in Darien IL, 451 Plainfield Rd. Darien, IL 60561


    COACHES!!  If you are interested in coaching for the Phantoms in any capacity during the 2019-20 season, please go to to make sure that you have completed ALL steps necessary for proper certification. 

    This includes registering for any required CEP clinics. Local clinics can be found here: 

    Coaching Clinics


    Please note that any coach who has not fulfilled these requirements will not be allowed to participate in any on-ice practices or games until these requirements have been met.  

    This will be strictly enforced!



    • Congratulations to the Darien Phantoms Mite 1 team!  They are the CUHL D1 Lower Champions!  
    • Mite 3 wins the Parkway Bank Outdoor Classic Championship!!! Great job!! Way to finish off the season!   
    • Mite 2 closed out their season at the Madhouse on Madison, skating at intermission of the Blackhawks game. Way to represent the Phantoms and Hawks on the big stage, boys! #BeAHawk #PhantomsPhamily
    • Mite 4 beat the Spitfires 3-2 in their play-in game!  The boys played their hearts out, with many excellent saves by goalie Jesse F, amazing defense, and goals by Gus T, Oscar K, and Kaine O!  Go Phantoms!