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2017 WAHA State Tournament Hosts Announced - Click HERE to see.

WAHA Association Board and Officer Development Workshop
July 31-August 1, 2015
Wausau, WI
WHO: All new and veteran local youth hockey organization officers (association president/vice president, secretary treasurers registrar, coaching director, referee scheduler, ADM manager, ice scheduler) WAHA expects associations all associations to be represented at this event!

WHAT: An event intended to support the development of strong, local organization man-agement. Association officers will engage with state and national hockey experts to build un-derstanding related to policies and procedures, scheduling and much more.

WHEN: July 31, 2015 — 7:00-9:00 PM Special Pre-event session only for those interested in learning how to implement ADM (On/off ice sessions with Guy Gosselin and Roger Grillo, USA Hockey ADM to be held at Greenheck Ice Arena in Schofield)

8 p.m. – Midnight – Open Bar and social, second floor conference area, Jefferson Inn (limited shuttle service provided – see hotel information)
 

August 1, 2015:  Registration for the Workshop begins at 7 a.m., Continental breakfast from 7 – 8:30 a.m..  The Workshop will be held from 8 – 11 a.m., followed by lunch and the WAHA Annual Meeting from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.  Workshop sessions from 1:45 – 3:35 p.m., followed by evaluation and Workshop conclusion.

WHERE: Jefferson Street Inn, 201 Jefferson St, Wausau, WI 54403

COST: There is a registration fee of $25 which you'll get back after attending the Conference. Includes lunch and all materials.

2015 WORKSHOP HOTEL ROOM BLOCKS
 
NOTE:  All room blocks are for Friday, July 31, 2015 only.  If you want additional nights, you will need to check for availability when you call to book a room.  Shuttle Service between the Jefferson Inn, the Howard Johnson Inn and the Plaza Hotel and Suites will be available Friday night beginning at 7:30 p.m. and ending at Midnight (approximately every 30 minutes):
 
DEADLINE FOR BOOKING AT ANY OF THE FOLLOWING HOTELS IN WAUSAU IS TUESDAY,  JUNE  30, 2015!  The room blocks will be canceled after that date.
 
Jefferson Street Inn – 201 Jefferson St.,  (715) 845-6500  (host hotel):  Call and ask for the WAHA Guest Block.
 
Crown Plaza Hotel and Suites – 201 N. 17th Ave., (715) 845-4341:  Call and ask for either the WAHA (Wis. Amateur Hockey Assn.) block or Block #3121.

Howard Johnson Inn & Conference Center – 2101 North Mountain Road.,  (715) 842-0711:  Call and ask for the WAHA/Wis.  Amateur Hockey Assn. block.


WISCONSIN HOCKEY HALL OF FAME NAMES 2015 INDUCTEES
          
            At its Annual Meeting in Wausau, the board of directors of the Wisconsin Hockey Hall of Fame has named its inductees for 2015.  Selected for induction to the Hall September 12th in Eagle River are John Hack of Superior, and Joe Baldarotta, formerly of Madison and Stevens Point and now a resident of Sturgeon Bay.
            In partnership with the Wisconsin Hockey Hall of Fame, and at the same ceremony, the Wisconsin High School Hockey Coaches Association will induct brothers Jack Stoskpf of Plover and Mike Stoskopf of Hudson into the Wisconsin High School Hockey Coaches Hall of Fame.
            The Wisconsin Hockey Hall of Fame was founded in 1975 and is housed in the Eagle River Arena.  The Wisconsin Hockey Hall of Fame was established to honor outstanding individuals responsible for the development and success of amateur ice hockey in the State of Wisconsin.
            The event in Eagle River includes a golf tournament, banquet and the induction ceremony of Saturday, September 12.  All events are open to the public, but ADVANCE RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED.  Questions about tickets can be directed to John Hack at 218-391-2301 or by email to john.hack1967@gmail.com, or to Pat Weber at 715-479-8912.

Girls Central District Camp Invitees


Tryouts for the Junior Gamblers, Madison Capitols, Milwaukee Junior Admirals and Team Wisconsin start May 1. Go to their websites for more info and to register.


CONGRATULATIONS to the Wisconsin girls for winning the NIT tournament! The girls defended their title by beating the Minnesota Seniors 4-1 in the championship game. In the pool play portion, they opened up with a loss to the Minnesota Seniors 4-3. They then defeated North Dakota 9-0 and the Minnesota HP 18's 6-2. In the semi-final game they defeated Michigan 7-0.


It's that time of year again! All associations must pay their annual association dues ($105). To do so please go to ABOUT WAHA then ASSOCIATIONS then UPDATE ASSOCIATION INFO. Login then you can pay the fee.


2001 USA Hockey Select 14 Camp Selectees - Click HERE


Youth Hockey

This is a great article about youth hockey the ADM and USA Hockey.  There has been a lot of discussion, praise and criticism of the ADM, but I think this article gives some good perspective to the process and thinking behind it. 

Click Here to read the full article on ESPN.com.
Apparel

STORMTECH Performance Apparel is a new WAHA partner. Since 1977, STORMTECH has been developing highly technical outdoor apparel and accessories for men, women and children.

WAHA is now able to serve as a cost saving dealer of STORMTECH Performance Apparel for Wisconsin Hockey Associations and individual family members. If you want to save 30-50% on team or coaching jackets, sweat suits, insulated jackets, winter coat systems, fleece, polos, dry fit under garments and more, follow these directions:

  1. Visit the Stormtechusa.com by clicking on the STORMTECH logo on this site
  2. Find your products of interest
  3. Email or call Fran Finco ( fran.finco@wahahockey.com or 608-783-4659) with the product number to get a quote
  4. Start your journey to 30-50% savings on the catalog prices
For Close Out STORMTECH SALE items,
visit the WAHA On-Line Store
by clicking on the bar
at the top of the WAHA web site Home Page.

Invitational Tournament Sanctioning

Please send your association’s completed Invitational Tournament Sanction Forms and checks to your REGIONAL REGISTRAR for approval. Do NOT send them to the WAHA Secretary or Treasurer. Mailing addresses are listed on the Regional Registrars page.
 
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