Randy Krawiec Officials’ Category ~ Class of 2019 Randy was born in Chicago, Illinois, and moved out to the western suburb of Schiller Park when he was very young. Little did Randy know that the building of the 294 Tollway… Read More ›
By Dave Zednik, IHOA Registrar QUESTION: During the course of the game the referee is notified that Players or Team Officials that have received a previous suspension are participating in the game. These players did not sit out or fulfill… Read More ›
Ask the Official: A team no longer has a properly registered coach available to them on the bench. Can the game continue?
By Dave Zednik, IHOA Registrar QUESTION: During the course of the game, a team no longer has a properly registered coach available to them on the bench. Can the game continue? ANSWER: Yes. Rule Reference 201(b). The game shall be… Read More ›
By Dave Zednik, IHOA Registrar QUESTION: An Official blows his whistle to stop play. The players around the puck do not hear the whistle and the play continues. During this time, a player commits an infraction that calls for a… Read More ›
By Dave Zednik, IHOA Registrar QUESTION: Should pegs (anchors) be used in 10U (squirt) and below games? ANSWER: No. Rule Reference 105 (b): if applicable, the goal shall be anchored in a manner that would permit the goal posts to… Read More ›
28 American officials named to IIHF championships and Youth Olympic Games, includes Illinois’ Bowles, Greenen & Gustafson
By USA Hockey – USA Hockey announced today that 28 American officials have been selected to serve as referees or linesmen for International Ice Hockey Federation world championships in 2019-20, in addition to the 2020 Youth Olympic Games. The list… Read More ›