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As of December 2012 Amherst Youth Hockey has voted to now accept non-residents in both our Travel and House programs.

Congratulations to our Squirt Major AA team, coached by Tim DiGiulio on winning the Niagara Falls Blizzard Tournament 



Coaching Application for the 2015-16 Travel Season has been posted. It can be found here and also under the Hey Coach tab. Once completed please submit to Jack Quigley - Travel VP by either of these means: 

Jack Quigley

169 Walton Dr.

Snyder NY 14226

Or by Email:

2015-16 Travel Hockey Try out dates


Squirt, Peewee, Girls 12U  to be held March 16th, 17th, & 18th

Bantam, Midgets 15U, 16U, 18U, Girls 14U, 16U, 19U to be held March 30th, April 1st & 2nd



Amherst Youth Hockey Inc.

Notice of Board of Director Elections


Pursuant to the by-laws of Amherst Youth Hockey, Inc.  Elections for the following Executive Committee Board positions will be held at the association’s annual meeting on Wednesday May 6, 2015:

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The successful candidates will serve the 2015-2016 season as “elect” office in order to become familiar with the elected office. Then beginning with the 2016-2017 season will serve a 3 year term.

Anyone wishing to be considered for an available position should contact Bill Higgins- Secretary ( ) by February 1, 2015. All interested candidates shall be granted an interview with the Nominating committee during February 2015.

All information concerning association elections can be found in our By-laws which are posted on .




Date set for 2016 - January 15-18, 2016

New for 2016 - Electronic Application and online payment - link will be available the 1st week of February


2015 Mite Winners:

Red Division - Blue Sabres

Mite Mixed Division - Erie Lions

2015 Squirt Winner:

1st Place - Winterhurst

2nd Place - Blackhawks

2015 Pee Wee Winner:

1st Place - NCCYHA Steelers

2nd Place - Penguins

2015 Bantam Winners:

1st Place - Buffalo Stars

2nd Place - Princeton


We hope everyone had a great experience - See you in 2016!

If you have any questions please feel free to contact the Tournament Director Russ Gugino at  .



If you are in need of a room for States or Nationals please contact our Hospitality coordinator Drew Schmitt
AYH House Schedules

Looking to find AND PRINT your House Team Ice Schedule?

1) Click on the Team tab at the top of the page.

2) Use the drop down arrows in the middle of the page to select your "League", then "Team".

3) Each House Team practice and game schedule is listed on the individual Teams Home page.

4) A NEW Printable House Ice Schedule is now available on each Teams Home page also!

by posted 10/06/2014
2014-2015 Coaches Ice

Calling All Coaches:

A tradition continues- Amherst Youth Hockey’s Coaches Games just started  The games are open to all Head and Assistant Coaches, Board Members and former AYH Coaches and Players.  All ages and skill levels are welcome.  We break up into white and dark teams and wear full equipment.  There is no checking.  We have ice time twice per week and the schedule is set through at least the end of March.  If you are currently affiliated with AYH, you can sign up to play both nights for the whole season for $350, 1 night per week for $200, or if you want to try it or just play occasionally, it is $15 per skate. Rates are higher for former coaches and players.  New guys and gals are welcome and are crucial to keep these skates vibrant.  If you need more information, contact Dave Silverberg 870-4460 The schedule is posted on the website       Hope to see you in the locker room and on the ice Monday and/or Wednesday nights.

Please click here for the schedule.

by posted 09/22/2014
USA Hockey Screening Link - revised 9-13
Click HERE for link to USA Hockey's Screening Policy information and other related links.
by posted 09/07/2012
Apparel Store
Just in time for the cool weather our apparel store is open. To view the store you can either click here or access it via the tab at the top of the page. There is something here for everyone in your AYH family!!!
by posted 01/09/2012
Coaches Helmet Rule-Effective 9/1/09

Per the Town of Amherst Recreation Commission, the following helmet rule will be in effect for the upcoming season beginning September 1, 2009:

             "All ice hockey coaches, instructors and participants, while at the Amherst Pepsi Center, must wear an ice hockey helmet when they are on the ice participating in all on-ice sessions including, but not limited to, games, practices, scrimmages and clinics.  The helmet must be properly worn with the    chin strap properly attached."

by posted 08/31/2009
Amherst Center Scoreboard Operation Instructions

Want to help out at the next game?  Click HERE to obtain the Scoreboard Instructions sheet.

by posted 09/03/2008
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