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Travel Team Registration Deadline extended to Friday, September 19th!

Registration deadline for Travel Team players h as been extended to Friday, September 19th!

All players must be register with USA Hockey and SYHA.  Regular Season begins the week of September 29th.

To register for a 2014-2015 Travel Team please click the link below:


2014-2015 SYHA Board of Directors

The 2014-2015 officers were announced at September's SYHA board meeting:

President: Shawn Bodie

Vice President: DJ Matthews

Treasurer: Kristen Crandall

Secretary: Laura Swanson

Board Members:

Pat Caffrey, Mike Madigan, Greg Speller, Brian Barnes, Erika Sammons


All players must be register with USA Hockey and SYHA prior to the start of the season.

Click the link below to register:

House Program: https://syha.sportngin.com/register/form/054715981

House season begins Friday, October 3rd at 7 pm.


Learn to Play:https://syha.sportngin.com/register/form/400732638

Mini-mustang/ learn to play combo:  https://syha.sportngin.com/register/form/490472330

Check out our 2014-2015 Fillies Girls Hockey Development Program

Pre Season Hockey Clinics remaining schedule for September 2014

SYHA will be offering Pre Season Hockey clinics run by Coach Ed Montalbano. Coach Montalbano is a USA Hockey Level 5 Certified Coach and has many years of coaching and skating experience. The organization is excited about being able to offer these clinics again this season to all our registered players! Cost will be $12 per session.

Clinics will be broken down into two groups as follows:
1. Cross Ice, Squirt (birth years 2004 and 2005) and House Players age 9 and 10 years old
2. Peewee (birth years 2002 and 2003), Bantam (birth years 2000 and 2001), Midget and House players 11-14 years old

All hockey equipment is required to attend these sessions.

These dates will also be posted on the SYHA calendar at www.saugertiesyouthhockey.com

The schedule is as follows:

Friday, September 12th
Friday, September 19th
Friday, September 26th

5:45 pm to 6:45 pm Cross Ice/Squirt/House players 9-10 years old
7 pm to 8 pm Peewee/Bantam/Midget/House players 11-14 years old

Saturday, September 20th
9:30 am to 10:45 am Cross Ice/Squirt/House players 9-10 years old
11 am to 12:15 pm Peewee/Bantam/Midget/House players 11-14 years old

If you have any questions, please contact Laura Swanson at swansonetti@earthlink.net or Coach Ed Montalbano at saugertiesmidgets@hotmail.com

Drop in Hockey Sessions begin August 25th

Drop in sessions will begin the week of August 25th.  These sessions are open to all registered SYHA players for a fee of $6/session.  These drop in sessions will be run by SYHA certified and experienced coaches in preparation for the 2014-2015 season.

Please check the SYHA calendar for dates and times.

USA Hockey Level 1 Coaching Clinic being offered in Saugerties on December 14th

The USA Hockey Level 1 Coaching Clinic will be offered in Saugerties on Sunday, December 14th from 9 am to 3 pm at our Kiwanis Ice Arena! This clinic is required for all coaches who currently do not hold any hockey coaching certifications.

For more information, please contact Shawn Bodie at sbodie99@yahoo.com or our new ACE Coodinator Brian Barnes at bbarnes001@hvc.rr.com

To register, please visit www.usahockey.com, click on the COACHES tab, then click on Coaching Clinics, scroll down to "Start Here:Coaching Clinic Search", in Clinic Level, choose "CEP Level 1" from drop down menu, type in Saugerties for CITY and the clinic should appear to allow you to register.

If this date will not work with your schedule, you can choose CEP Level 1, then State: NY and it will display other Level 1 Clinics being offered in NY state.

Please take note, all coaches need to complete their level certifications by December 31st to continue to coach on the ice. The coaching education requirements include both the level coaching clinic and the required online age-specific module. All this information is given on the USA Hockey website.


The SYHA is still accepting coaching applications for all our programs. 

If you are interested in coaching, please email the following information to our ACE Coordinator, Brian Barnes at bbarnes001@hvc.rr.com

Name, Email Address, Phone number,

Desired Coaching Position, USA Hockey Coaching Certification Level and most recent coaching experience

2014-2015 Cross Ice Registration Is Now Open

Registration for the 2014-2015 cross ice program is now open.



New Learn to Skate Program for Tots to continue 2014-2015 season

Mini Mustangs 
Learn to Skate Hockey for Tots
An introduction to the game of ice hockey for toddlers aged 2 to 5.  Emphasis will be on skating and having lots of fun!   Head instructor Ed Montalbano will again be leading this class.
*Please click on link at left of page for more information* 
Please contact for more information:
Call: 845-901-3607
(see flyer document listed below)

Chase Hockey Offering Youth Hockey Equipment Packages

Chase Hockey in Clifton Park is partnering with SYHA to help grow the hockey community.  Chase Hockey is offering complete hockey equipment packages for our youth players as outlined in the flyer below.  Contact Chase Hockey directly for more information.

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