Category: Announcements

Interested in becoming a USA Hockey certified official? We’d love for you to join the hardest working team on the ice! Below are the top 6 most common questions we receive each year from prospective individuals. Is there a minimum …

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Submission of USA Hockey Officiating Membership applications for the 2024-25 Season begins on June 3, 2024 and ends after October 31, 2024. All 2024-25 Officiating Memberships must be completed by December 31, 2024. No referee cards and sweater crests will …

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Officials Registered for 22/23: 2,094 (12% increase of 21/22, the most officials registered in 30 years)Officials Completed Requirements (able to work games) for 22/23: 1,862Percent of 22/23 Registered Officials Complete: 89.2% (Best in the country!)Percent of 22/23 Officials that attended …

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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; ALL LEVEL 1 SEMINARS ARE …

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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; 6/23/2022 – L1 / L2 …

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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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