The Easton Youth Hockey Association is dedicated to the continuous education and development of its hockey membership into quality players, coaches and fans, and seeks to build a spirit of community and camaraderie through the fostering of good sportsmans

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EYHA Ace Coordinator Overview

The Ace Coordinator wears many hats, including that of the trainer, planner, coach and administrator.  Some of the key responsibilities are:  
  • Plan, organize and execute periodic skills workshops for coaches, players and parents.
  • Evaluate practice sessions and provide feedback to coaches to improve the coaching capability of local association coaches.
  • Establish and maintain a resource center for coaches, players and parents that includes USA Hockey materials.
  • Communicate certification requirements to local association coaches and ensure compliance with USA Hockey and affiliate certification levels.
  • Communicate with the District ACE Director, their Affiliate ACE Coordinator, and USA Hockey on all issues related to
  • coaching at the local association level.
  • Encourage local association to implement the USA Hockey skill development and cross-ice programs. Ensure that the local association is promoting age-specific skill development in all of their programs.
  • Communicate USA Hockey’s player development opportunities to players, parents and coaches.
  • Deliver parent education programs to the local association.

The USA Hockey Ace Coordinator Handbook is a useful tool and can offer some additional insight into this position and can be found at the following link

Link to Nomination Form Division Ace Coordinator Nomination Form-3.doc.