The Bayonne Hockey Association Inc. welcomes you to its website, and invites you to its home at the Richard Korpi Ice Rink in Bayonne, New Jersey (on the campus of Bayonne High School) to experience the best of youth hockey. The BHAI offers teams at levelsfrom Mite to Midget, and also offers powerskating sessions and pre-Mite programs. It is the philosophy of the BHAI that all interested athletes should have the opportunity to develop their skills in settings appropriate to their skill level and time commitment, and the BHAI promotes ice hockey as sport in which one can learn physical skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork, on and off the ice. Check us out!
The clinics are designed for our older players of all skill levels to teach the fundamentals of checking as kids move up into PW, Bantam and High-School hockey. Defense & Checking is a huge part of the game and the goal of the clinic is first to teach players safety and proper technique. A HEADS UP mentality will be the focus of these clinics.
This Clinic will be run by Coach Pat Santangelo.
Heads up mentality
Proper technique of giving and receiving hits
Open ice hitting
Angling Offensive players off the puck
The Clinics will run on Tuesday July 10th, 17th & 24th at 6:30pm. Clinic Cost is $20 per week.
Congratulations to our Squirt team for taking the Silver medal at the NJYHL playoffs this past weekend. They opened the playoffs by eliminating a tough Montclair Blues team by the score of 4-2 setting up a rubber game with the Woodbridge Wolfpack who they split the season series with. The Wolfpack were the better team in the championship game however we are still proud of our young Rangers for taking the Silver Medal.
The squirts finished their NJYHL season in 2nd Place with an amazing 17-2-1 record. Congrats to the players for all their hard work. We thank the parents for supporting the players all year, and last but not least Thank You to the coaching staff!
With a 4-1 win today over the 1st place NJ Devils, our PW A team finished their NJYHL season with a 18-4-2 record to clinch a NJYHL playoff spot and finish in 2nd place!! This completes their double playoff season after earlier this season clinching the top seed in the EJEPL playoffs. The PWs join our U18 team in the NJYHL Playoffs and our Squirt team in the EJEPL Playoffs. The Squirts square off with the CT Barons this Friday night in Red Bank while the PWs square off with the RI Jr Blues on Saturday morning. Lets go Rangers!!
Congratulations to our U18A team for winning the Philadelphia Regional of the International Silver Stick tournament. The team advances to Sarnia Ontario Canada the weekend of January 13th to 15th to play regional winners from all over the USA and Canada. The team went 3-0-2 over the weekend with ties against the Quakers and Delaware Jr Blue Hens, a win against Hudson Valley, a semifinal win of 3-2 over the Philadelphia Blazers and a 4-2 finals win over the previously undefeated Haverford Hawks. According to Coach Lenny DiMauro, the guys hustled the entire weekend, it was a total team effort.
Many of these players have played for Coach John Vosilla. The rallying cry for them was "Do it for John" They did it! Job well done!!
Congratulations to our Pee Wee Blue team on their big win at the Summer Sizzler in Exton PA the weekend of July 22nd. After only a few practices, this team came together and went undefeated for the weekend to take home the championship. Congrats to all players and coaches on your big win. Keep up the good work.
Bayonne Ranger Alum Kevin Labanc Drafted By NHL's Sharks
Kevin Labanc Sports His New Jersey
Bayonne Ranger alumnus Kevin Labanc was selected in the 2014 NHL Draft by the San Jose Sharks. Kevin was selected in the sixth round, as the 171st overall selection this year. Kevin played with Bayonne as a squirt, peewee and bantam, often under the tutelage of his dad, Milan, who coached in the organization for many years; Kevin was a member of the Ranger Peewee Atlantic District championship team. Congratulations to Kevin and the whole Labanc family.