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11th Annual “Ignite the Ice” Hockey Tournament
Hosted by the Ohio Flames


Sept. 19-21, 2014: Cleveland, Ohio

The Ohio Flames are proud to host the Eleventh Annual “Ignite the Ice” Women’s Hockey Tournament. We are proud to welcome over 60 teams, with over 1100 young women, from the Mid-Am area, Michigan, New York, Maryland, Wisconsin, Illinois, Pennsylvania, Ontario and beyond. Ohio Flames/OWHA (Ohio Women's Hockey Assoc.) prides themselves on creating a USA Hockey Sanctioned, fun, action packed, and competitively balanced event. We see this tournament as a great way to kick off an exciting season ahead. 


The Following Brackets are Full:

U14 T1

U16 T11

U19 T11


19U/Junior – Tier I/AA $ 1100 15 minute periods
19U/Midget – TII/BB $ 1100 15 minute periods
16U/Midget – TI/AA $ 1100 15 minute periods
16U/Midget – TII/BB $ 1100 15 minute periods
14U/Bantam – TI/AA $ 1000 13 minute periods
14U/Bantam – TII/BB $ 1000 13 minute periods
12U/Peewee – TI/AA $ 1000 13 minute periods
12U/Peewee – TII/BB $ 1000 13 minute periods
  • 4 game minimum
  • Earliest first Game,  1PM Friday
  • Tournament format will be 3 game round robin Friday/Saturday.  “A”, “B”, “C” single elimination play on Sunday.  All divisions will play with an even number of teams:
    • 4 Teams, “A” Semi/Final
    • 6 Teams, “A” Semi/Final, “B” Final
    • 8 Teams, “A” Semi/Final, “B” Semi/Final
    • 10 Teams, “A” Semi/Final, “B” Semi/Final, “C” Final
    • 12 Teams, “A” Semi/Final, “B” Semi/Final. “C” Semi/Final
  • Finals, Semi's and Consolation games held Sunday Sept. 21
  • Team trophies for “A” Champion and Runner Up
  • Free Admission to all Games
  • Souvenirs, Tee Shirts, Action Photos, etc

*Wait List, we will accept your entry and full registration fee.  If a team drops out or we can expand the division waitlisted teams will be assigned on a first paid in full basis, if we are unable to place your team your fees will be refunded.


We are proud to annouce that we are going have Traveling Teams for the Tournament Hotel cordinator. We will start accepting reservations in July.  A link will be provied to all teams on how to secure your teams hotel.  This is a play to stay tournament.   The link for the hotels is


A nonrefundable $100 deposit is required with registration to hold your entry; teams without deposits will be placed on the waiting list as divisions fill.
Entry fees are payable in US Funds and due Aug. 15, to ensure your team in scheduled. Please mail checks to:

OWHA - Ignite the Ice
P.O. Box 770013
Lakewood, OH 44107

Interested in Helping?
We offer many opportunities to support this great North East Ohio event with three levels of sponsorship available, combined with the opportunity to advertise in the official program. For details on these exciting opportunities, see the Tournament Director.

We are also always looking for volunteers; Roz Smith