The Southeastern District is divided into four Affiliate Associations: Carolina Amateur Hockey Association governing North Carolina and South Carolina, Potomac Valley Amateur Hockey Association governing Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia, Southern Amateur Hockey Association governing Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee and the Statewide Amateur Hockey Association of Florida governing Florida.
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The Southeastern District Tournament is the qualifying tournament to advance teams to USA Hockey National Championship Tournaments. Each Affiliate in the district is allowed to enter one team at each eligible age classification in Girls'/Women's and Tier I categories.
The Tier I Pee Wee division was eliminated in 2013 in favor of adding a Tier II Pee Wee division to the tournament with each Affiliate entering two teams. The Tier II division's inclusion is in support of the USA Hockey's ADM Learn to Train stage for 11 and 12 year old athletes.
The Women's event will host CAHA, PVAHA, SAHA and SAHOF teams at Women's B; PVAHA and SAHOF teams at Girls U14 and Girls U16.
Youth Tier I/Tier II tournament will consist of teams from CAHA, PVAHA, SAHA and SAHOF at the Pee Wee age classification; teams from CAHA, PVAHA and SAHA at Bantam, CAHA, PVAHA, SAHA and SAHOF at Midget U16; and teams from SAHA and SAHOF at Midget U18.
February 27 - March 1, 2015
SOUTHERN AMATEUR HOCKEY ASSOCIATION
A Game Sportsplex
March 6-8, 2015
STATEWIDE AMATEUR HOCKEY OF FLORIDA
Panthers Ice Den
Coral Springs, FL
Tier I / Tier II Pee Wee Online Registration
Online registration is for tournament form completion only. Fees must be mailed per the instructions in the Tournament Handbook.
The 2015 Southeastern DSC will be held May 6-10, 2015 at Extreme Ice in Indian Trail (Charlotte), NC. The DSC is held in conjunction with the Southeastern District Hockey Festival with players trying out for the National Team. Consequently, the DSC is an opportunity for Officials to work games with the top hockey talent in the district. The DSC is designed for Officials who want to improve their skills in a more competitive environment and perhaps progress on to regional or national camps.
You must be a fully registered USA Hockey Official, Level 2 or above, and over the age of 18 to apply for the DSC. If you are interested in applying for this unique officiating experience, please download the 2015 DSC Announcement for more details and the application form for the camp. Camp applications and the video release form must be submitted by February 25, 2015. Click here to submit your DSC application using the on-line form.
Looking for a tournament? All tournaments shown on our schedule are USA Hockey sanctioned events. To have your tournament listed, please follow the instructions for sanctioning a tournament. Tournaments are added to the schedule after approval from the Southeastern District Registrar.
The Southeastern District Caucas has mandated the District Registrar reject all requests for full ice tournaments in the Mite 8 & Under age classification.
If an Invitational Tournament Application is received that includes a Mite 8 & Under age classification, the tournament operator will be given the opportunity to choose either half ice or cross ice. If the operator wishes not to make a choice, the Mite division will not be sanctioned.
For questions regarding this policy, please contact Mark Bodner, Southeastern District Registrar at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Each year, USA Hockey publishes its Annual Guide, which details the organization's administrative structure, programs and philosophy, bylaws, rules and regulations and much more.
The Official Playing Rules provides consistency for all participants, to ensure a safe and positive playing environment while continuing to focus on skill development and enjoyment of the sport.
The National Camp Tryout was held at the Extreme Ice Center in Indian Trail, NC from May 9 through May 11, 2014. This tryout was open by invitation only to players who attended a National Camp last summer or who were selected at their Affiliate tryouts to advance to the district event.
The Southeastern District Girls Player Development Tryout was held April 25 - 27, 2014 at the Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, VA. This tryout was open to all female U.S. citizens born in 1997, 1998, 1999 and 2000. Girls will be selected at this tryout to attend USA Hockey National Select Camps and Multi District Player Development and Goaltender Camps.
11-13 Multi District CampSelections now posted!
Four Southeastern District teams brought home national titles with wins in the final game of the 2014 Toyota USA Hockey National Championship Tournament. Our 2014 National Champions are:
East Coast Eagles (N.C.) Tier II 2A 16 & Under Champion
Knoxville Ice Bears (Tenn.) Tier II 1A 18 & Under Champion
Gulf Coast Sea Gals (Fla.) Women's B Champion
Tri-City Selects (N.C.) Women's C Champion
The Southeastern District had one team earn a Silver Medal:
Miami Toros (Fla.) Tier II 3A 14 & Under Runner Up
What is it like to play on full ice as a 8 year old?
To demonstrate how a full sheet of ice looks to a child, USA Hockey put adult players on an extra large rink with giant nets to simulate what a child sees. The players found the games tiring, difficult and said they would lose interest quickly in the sport if that was what they faced. See how adult players opened their eyes to what is being taught by the American Development Model of cross-ice hockey and small area games. Learn more at ADMKids.com.
Five South Florida individuals honored during Panthers-Capitals game for contribution to growth of hockey in South Florida
SUNRISE, Fla. – Sunrise Sports & Entertainment announced February 26th that the Florida Panthers together with USA Hockey will celebrate Hockey Weekend Across America on Thursday, Feb. 27 at the Panthers-Capitals game at 7:30 p.m. at BB&T Center. The organization will honor five South Florida individuals who have each made a significant contribution to the growth of hockey in South Florida.
Honorees Jeff Wood, Marc Friedman, Bob Goldstein, Dr. Peter Pearlman and Cindy Friedman will be honored during the first intermission of the Panthers-Capitals game and will join the FOX Sports Florida broadcast during the second intermission.
“The Panthers organization and entire SSE family is excited to celebrate Hockey Weekend In America and recognize these individuals who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to grow hockey in South Florida,” said Panthers Assistant to the General Manager, Eric Joyce. “We cannot thank them enough for their efforts and we look forward to doing our part in continuing to grow hockey in South Florida.”
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