As of December 2012 Amherst Youth Hockey has voted to now accept non-residents in both our Travel and House programs.
The 2015 Amherst Hockey Hall of Fame Inductees were Jack Quigley and Stu Gossels.
Congratulations to both
Amherst Youth Hockey is seeking to hire a Hockey Director that is responsible for the on and off-ice development of all players and coaches within Amherst Youth Hockey through a unified plan.
Interested candidates should possess five or more years of coaching experience with at least (2) years at high school level or above; prior record of organizational responsibility (either youth sports or business experience); and established, well-respected presence and contacts within the hockey community. Candidates should be an experienced hockey individual with significant coaching experience and demonstrated commitment to the sport.
Those interested in the position should submit a resume to Amherst Youth Hockey, PO Box 411, Williamsville, NY 14231-0411, Attention: Hockey Director Posting.
2014-2015 Coaches Ice
Calling All Coaches:
A tradition continues- Amherst Youth Hockey’s Coaches Games just started The games are open to all Head and Assistant Coaches, Board Members and former AYH Coaches and Players. All ages and skill levels are welcome. We break up into white and dark teams and wear full equipment. There is no checking. We have ice time twice per week and the schedule is set through at least the end of March. If you are currently affiliated with AYH, you can sign up to play both nights for the whole season for $350, 1 night per week for $200, or if you want to try it or just play occasionally, it is $15 per skate. Rates are higher for former coaches and players. New guys and gals are welcome and are crucial to keep these skates vibrant. If you need more information, contact Dave Silverberg 870-4460
The schedule is posted on the website www.amherstyouthhockey.org Hope to see you in the locker room and on the ice Monday and/or Wednesday nights.
Just in time for the cool weather our apparel store is open. To view the store you can either click here or access it via the tab at the top of the page. There is something here for everyone in your AYH family!!!
Per the Town of Amherst Recreation Commission, the following helmet rule will be in effect for the upcoming season beginning September 1, 2009:
"All ice hockey coaches, instructors and participants, while at the Amherst Pepsi Center, must wear an ice hockey helmet when they are on the ice participating in all on-ice sessions including, but not limited to, games, practices, scrimmages and clinics. The helmet must be properly worn with the chin strap properly attached."