2016 Pre-Tryout Camps

2016 Pre-Tryout Camps

OCEANSIDE ICE ARENA PRESENTS: 2016 PRE-TRYOUT CAMP MITE thru MIDGET (3/11/16 to 4/22/16)   Camp Registration Includes: Mites – U16: 11 Hours of Ice (Two Times/Week) Goalies – 5 Instruction Sessions *PLUS 11 Hrs with Their Age Group* On Ice Professional Instruction & Conditioning Camp Jersey Max 30 Players & 6 Goalies per Group In preparation for next season’s travel tryouts, players that register for this camp will receive Top Level Instruction, High End Conditioning, Multiple Skill Repetitions, Fun Games and Competitions....

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Bantam Majors Win 3

Bantam Majors Win 3

Bantam Majors Complete “Hat Trick” of Championships Three tournaments.  Three finals.  Three championships. First up, the top prize in San Diego’s “Fun In The Sun” Labor Day Tournament in September.  Next up in October a CAN-AM championship in Las Vegas, then on to St. Louis to secure the first-place trophy in the Big Bear “Firebird” Tournament. “Strong work ethic, unselfish play, and a desire to continue to improve their game has been their recipe for success so far this season,” said Head Coach John Damyanovich.  “There are no superstars on...

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U16A Wins CAN/AM

U16A Wins CAN/AM

The DYHA Jr Sun Devils U16A team traveled to Las Vegas in early October to compete in a CAN/AM Midget Tournament.  They played four games, winning three and bringing home the banner. Their first game was against the Redwood Black Stars from northern California, where they were victorious 3-1, with goals from Schiller, Daines and Goldberg.  The following morning, the Jr Sun Devils beat Mission AZ, another local Arizona team, 5-2.  The pucks in net were from Hedgecoke, McLaughlin, Goldberg, Smith and Owens.  Later that evening, they met up with...

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NHL Alumni Charity Game

NHL Alumni Charity Game

2015 Pucktoberfest NHL Alumni Charity Game DYHA hosted our 5th annual NHL Alumni Game fundraiser on October 24th at Oceanside Ice Arena in conjunction with our special 40th Anniversary Pucktoberfest celebration.  This event was different from all previous alumni games in that our very special guest, Dave Hanson 1/3 of the notorious Hanson Brothers from the 1977 hockey movie hit ‘Slapshot’, brought along a little bit of Old Time Hockey antics to entertain the crowd and his fellow players.  Dave brought out the foil, taunted the referees,...

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PUCKTOBERFEST

PUCKTOBERFEST

Celebrating 40 Years of Youth Hockey Excellence Desert Youth Hockey Association 1975-2015 In recognition of over 4 decades of youth hockey in the desert, we are celebrating the ongoing spirit of DYHA through a multi-week event called “Pucktoberfest”.  Just as ancient Oktoberfest activities were derived from the annual celebration of a royal wedding anniversary – the various events and activities planned to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of Desert Youth Hockey Association will focus on promoting a renewed sense of unity between our players,...

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PUCK DROP PICNIC 2015

PUCK DROP PICNIC 2015

DYHA hosts 5th Annual season kick-off event for the 2015-16 season and their 40th Anniversary celebration! Oceanside Ice Arena was buzzing with excitement on August 23rd as over 600 Desert Youth Hockey Association players and their families kicked off the season at this traditional event.  All players received their official Jr Sun Devils gear and families had a chance to get their own maroon and gold apparel in support of their favorite hockey team. Puck Drop attendees participated in the popular Pick A Puck contest and 50/50 Raffle...

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