By Dave Zednik, IHOA Vice President QUESTION: Can you tell me at what age level the goal pegs should be in place? ANSWER: USA Hockey does not have any official policy regarding the use of goal-post pins. The decision of what… Read More ›
Ask the Official: How do officials handle a situation where there was a penalty, but do not know who caused the infraction?
By Dave Zednik, IHOA Vice President QUESTION: I have been involved in 2 separate instances this year where a minor penalty was assessed to a player on my team. In the first instance the officials did not know who… Read More ›
By Dave Zednik, IHOA Vice President Officials Are Teachers The official’s role is not only to interpret and apply the rules during a game, but also to teach. Players, coaches, parents and spectators all rely on the official to… Read More ›