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What to expect for the future of officials registration and education

From Stripes Someone once said that “Officiating is the only vocation where you are expected to start out perfect and then only get better from there.” It’s true, officials face plenty of scrutiny every time they step on to the

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Katy Guay Selected To Officiate Winter Olympics in PyeongChang

Congratulations to Massachusetts own Katie Guay (Mansfield, MA) who is one of the seven American officials chosen to officiate the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea! Ice hockey competition begins on Saturday, February 10. The six other American officials

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Registration Renewal Deadline Approaching

Registration Renewal Deadline Approaching. For returning Officials, you have until November 30, 2017, to complete all requirements to renew your USA Hockey Officiating registration. You are not allowed to work games after the November 30 deadline unless you have completed

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2017 Officiating Seminars

Seminar dates and locations for 2017 Aug 8 and Aug 9 – Haverhill – Two nights, New Officials Only Aug 23 – Level 3 – St Johns HS – Shrewsbury Aug 26 – Level 1 & Level 2 – Shrewsbury

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2017-2021 Rule Change Summary

The attached document is a brief summary of playing rule changes and does not reflect the actual language used in the official rules. The purpose of this document is to provide a quick reference to the rule changes. For specific

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2017 National Tournament Officials

Congratulations to the Massachusetts Officials chosen to work in National Tournaments this year! Kelly Cook Sarah Hickman Rachel Hutchinson Jean Goodwin Jenny Cameron Katie Guay Aida Margolin Steve Drain Jarred Mitrano Devin Golden John Collins Joey Tomaino Dave Sanshagrin Well

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2018 National Championships

USA Hockey Announces Dates and Locations for the 2018 National Championships. The 2018 Girls Tier 1 and Tier II National Championships will be held in Marlboro, MA April 5-9, 2018, additionally, Women’s A, B & C will be in Bedford,

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Summer Development Camps

Each summer, the development of young officials continues at the USA Hockey Officiating Development Camps. These camps are used to identify and prepare officials for junior, collegiate, and professional competition, and provide all participants with the fundamental skills needed to

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Rule Change Proposals

New Rulebook Next Year. In 2013 USA Hockey moved from a two-year to a four-year rulebook update schedule. Consequently, this will be the final year for the 2013-2017 Rulebook. Playing rule change proposals are submitted Playing Rules Committee and reviewed

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Getting Started as an Official

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