Puck Drop 2014/2015

Puck Drop 2014/2015

DYHA hosts 5th Annual Puck Drop Picnic on August 24th. The Puck was Dropped at Desert Youth Hockey Assocation’s annual picnic at Oceanside Ice Arena on Sunday August 24.  Over 350 players and parents attended this event, all reconnecting with teammates, coaches, and friends to officially kick off the new hockey season. The picnic was kicked off by our second annual COW DROP event.  A young calf was the guest of honor and was herded around for nearly an hour by our fearless Hockey Director Sean Whyte.  The first place winner was...

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NHL Alumni Registration

NHL Alumni Registration

DYHA in conjunction with the Cactus Cup is proud to sponsor the 2015 NHL Alumni Game. Come on out and play hockey with some NHL alumni players… What a great opportunity to get out on the ice and play hockey in the desert. Besides, how often do your players get to see you lace up the skates and hit the ice? Please follow the 2 steps below to register to play. Besides having a great time your contribution goes to a good cause (DYHA Fundraising and Scholarship Funds). This year we are opening the venue to coaches traveling into Arizona with...

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2014-15 Board of Directors

2014-15 Board of Directors

DYHA would like to thank all the members that casted your ballot for our Board of Directors for 2014-15.  We welcome Robert Curwin, Brian McBride, Aaron Nelson and Blake Parker back to the Board and extend a special welcome to our new member, Scott Jacko.  These gentlemen join Sean Conry, Mike Goldberg, Sherri Koshiol, and Charles Miscio on the 2014-15 Board.  Thank you all for your service to and leadership for our organization. Desert Youth Hockey Association Board of Directors meetings are held once per month at Oceanside Ice...

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2014/2015 Puck Drop

2014/2015 Puck Drop

We are just a few weeks away from our Annual Puck Drop Picnic. DYHA welcomes this seasons teams and families to gather, reconnect, and help us kick off the 2014-15 hockey season! What a great time for the family and players to enjoy the end of summer and welcome a NEW Season. This year we will have tents and misters/fans along with the GREEN CHILI GRILL food truck, Kona Ice truck, and Krispy Kreme. Our Puck Drop events will include the following: Cow Drop event, Accurate Shot Contest (bring your stick, gloves, helmet,...

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2nd Stride Program

2nd Stride Program

DYHA is proud to announce our 2nd Stride ADM Program at Oceanside Ice Arena. 2nd Stride will be a continuation of our highly successful KidsFirst Spring and Summer program. 2nd Stride will give young players that have completed KidsFirst the opportunity to continue playing in a fun and controlled environment at an extremely affordable price. 2nd Stride aims to keep new players involved in this great game and give them the opportunity to continue their development without big financial and time commitments sometimes associated with...

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2 DYHA Players Sign

2 DYHA Players Sign

Two DYHA Players sign  with the Atlanta Junior knights in the EJHL. Both Corey Rees and Wyatt Waldrop have been selected to play on the Atlanta Knights Jr. in the EJHL. http://atlantajuniorknights.com/view/atlantajuniorknights They played U18 AA last year. Both played 18 AA last year for Coach Damyanovich, Coach Aungst and Coach Herrick. The two players raved that their coaches were three of the best coaches they have ever played for, they really helped with their growth as a players both on and off the ice.  Corey said ” ...

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