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Last update 2/4/16

  • Posted the 2016 Bob Allen Scholarships (1/1/16)
  • Posted Guide Book with updated Article VI. (1/15)
  • Posted updated Rule #13 - Tournament Regulations (1/20)
  • Updated the Boys Player Development page with general process information (1/20)
  • Updated some State Tournament schedule (2/4)


NYSAHA has developed an informative presentation for parents in regard to the ADM program. Please take the time to watch this informative presentation. The last slide is blank and will load a video after 10-15 seconds. Click to view this presentation >>>Presentation 

 USA Hockey and Hockey Canada have put into writing the policy for playing across the border. To see the agreement follow the tab below.

USA Hockey has developed the American Development Model (ADM) with a simple goal: to give back to the kids. The program provides age-appropriate guidelines and curriculum to hockey associations across America to help more kids play. For more information and program content follow this link to 

Yours in Hockey,  

Doug Ackley


2015 Awards Dinner

On Friday evening the New York State Amateur Hockey Association held its annual Awards Dinner. At this dinner four individuals were inducted into the NYSAHA Hall of Fame. The inductees for 2015 were Craig Conroy, Bill Hall, Tom Hurley, and Larry McCauley. In addition five awards were presented during the evening. Tim DiGuillio received the USA Hockey New Young Leader Award, Tom Branden received the Tom Korpolinski Award, Kevin Rodgers received the Sandy Irwin award, and Gavin Regan received the Peter Rush Award. 

Congratulations to all the evenings deserving award recipients!  

The recipients of the 2015 Bob Allen Scholarships are; Alaina Celeste of Oswego, Matthew Murray of Bardonia, Hans Schober of Dunkirk, and Matthew Steffan of Williamsville. Congratulations!

Doug Ackley

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