By Ross Forman – Ty Nagy isn’t feeling pressure for this, his senior season on defense for the BG/H/W Stampede. The perennial Combined Division state power had a fun 2019-2020 season, was successful in several tournaments, but didn’t go as… Read More ›
Ask the Official: Is it acceptable for a player to take one hand off of the stick and use it as a shield to maintain space between the two players?
By Dave Zednik, IHOA Registrar QUESTION: Is it acceptable for a player to take one hand off of the stick and use it as a shield to maintain space between the two players? ANSWER: A player who is in possession and control of the puck is allowed to… Read More ›
Currently, the State of Illinois classifies ice hockey as a “Higher Risk” sport. According to the Illinois classification, Higher Risk sports allow for no-contact practices and training only. The All Sports Policy may be found here: https://dceocovid19resources.com/assets/Restore-Illinois/businessguidelines4/youthsports.pdf AHAI Affiliate Organizations… Read More ›
By Jim Clare, Illinois Coach-In-Chief – COVID-19, Virtual School, Face Coverings, Social Distancing, Contact Tracing, Work from Home, Zoom…. all terms we have become all to intimately familiar with as parents and employees. Terms I hope will not become the… Read More ›