Category: Announcements

The 2021-25 USA Hockey Playing Rule change process was concluded on June 12, 2021 during the Board of Directors Meeting at Annual Congress. You will find a summary of all accepted rule changes below, in addition to updates to the USA Hockey Points …

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We have published the first round of seminars to the USA Hockey Website – https://usahockey.com/officialseminars Please note that you MUST be registered with USA Hockey PRIOR to registering for a seminar (https://membership.usahockey.com/) Confirmed Dates and locations are as follows; 8/5 – Level 3 Zoom8/18 …

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Hello Officials, I hope you are doing well and staying safe. I need to cover a few things with you all. GAME REPORTS — I thank you all for doing the reports. All Game reports have to have – DATE …

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As USA Hockey continues adapting to the coronavirus situation, the safety of participants always remains our top priority. Thank you to all players, parents, coaches, officials, administrators and volunteers for your continued passion and support for hockey in the United …

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We are all missing the game! Here is your opportunity to connect with leaders in officiating to discuss their path, connect with others and see how we can all support each other. Attendees are encouraged to ask our panelists questions. …

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Written By Brad Lohmeier – posted on Facebook. To the hockey parents I’ve witnessed, You may not realize it but the “worst referee ever” and the ref who “sucks” just happens to belong to the person standing beside you. He’s …

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The USA officials registration season has been in swing for a month and a half.. Please note and spread the word to anybody who might be interested in becoming an official… With that – All registration requirements now must be …

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In support of USA Hockey’s and the USOC’s efforts to create the safest environment possible for our players, Massachusetts Hockey has announced a new background screening procedure that will begin with the start of the 2019-2020 season. As an affiliate …

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As part of Hockey Week Across America, 18 NHL games in American cities will offer two young officials the chance to meet the NHL officials working the particular contest prior to the game and then stay to watch those NHL …

HWAA – Meet The Officials Read More »