USA Hockey’s Block Grant Program Helps Those Who Do Great Things For The Game
The USA Hockey block grant program helps Affiliates and local associations to create new programs that help grow the game by taking away the cost barriers that may keep kids from trying hockey....
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 - 13:32
Great opportunity for recent college graduates pursuing hockey operations career
Released on Thursday, April 26 by USA Hockey:
The annual 10-month internship is intended for a recent college graduate interested in hockey operations as a career.
The internship has been established...
Thursday, April 26, 2012 - 11:55
As a proponent of the American Development Model, I was disappointed last summer when my area league failed to adopt the cross- or half-ice format for Mites.
Like any paradigm shift, there will be...
Thursday, March 29, 2012 - 15:46
The 2010-11 season was a year of unprecedented growth for youth hockey. For the first time ever, USA Hockey surpassed 105,000 members in the 8 & Under age category.
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 - 17:04
The Big Bodies On The U.S. Blue Line Brought More Than Just Size To The World Juniors Party
John Merrill, right, was one of eight players on the 2012 U.S. National Junior Team over 6-foot-3.
As hockey has evolved over the course of the past decade, coaches have come to seek out...
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 - 16:19
Budding Women’s Sled Hockey Program Slowly Building A Solid Foundation
At the ripe young age of 14, Kelsey DiClaudio is already considered a hockey veteran. In her six years on the ice, the Pittsburgh native has clocked countless miles on her fiberglass sled,...
Monday, January 23, 2012 - 16:24
A Mite-Sized Winter Classic A Huge Hit With New England Youth Teams
Mite hockey players from around New England were able to live out every Red Sox fan's dream of playing a game on the famous field at Fenway Park in Boston.
There is, of course, only one Winter...
Monday, January 23, 2012 - 15:13
Actions Often Speak Louder Than Words When It Comes To Being A Leader On And Off The Ice
For the die-hards who know and truly love the game, hockey can be boiled down to just a letter or two in many cases. If you play F, your job is to get GWGs and set up your linemates with As. If you...
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 - 16:43
Small Steps, Giant Leap For Hockey
From the glittering glass towers of New York City to small towns scattered across the United States, more than 11,000 kids laced up the skates and grabbed a stick for a day of fun on the ice as part...
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 - 13:11
High-Altitude Hike Helps Officials Raise Money, Awareness For Breast Cancer
Megan MacKenzie knows all about difficult journeys and overcoming steep obstacles. She is equally familiar with putting one foot in front of the other and persevering down a path with seemingly no...
Monday, October 10, 2011 - 11:15