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2018 Spring Hockey at GVAHA

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PeeWee AA 12U Head Coach: Tanner Pratt Tryouts: Skates $10 each collected at kiosk March 26 – 6:00-7:00pm March 29 – 6:00-7:00pm Practices: April 9 & April 12 6:00-7:00pm Spring Tournament: Spring Scramble, Troy April 13-15 — Bantam A 13U Head Coach: Jack Williams Tryouts: Skates $10 – payable at the rink March 26 –…

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2018-2019 GVAHA Travel Hockey

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2018-2019 GVAHA Travel Hockey – Tier 2 Teams Tryouts: May 7 – 8 @ Georgetown Ice Center (see times below) PeeWee A 11U Head Coach – Brad Mackenzie 6:00-7:00pm PeeWee AA 12U Head Coach – Tanner Pratt 7:00-8:00pm Bantam A 13U Head Coach- Jack Williams 8:00-9:00pm Midget A 16U Head Coach- Chris Wilson 9:00-10:00pm

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GVAHA Family

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GVAHA Family had an amazing weekend. Mites traveled to Traverse City for the Mite Jamboree Tournament. PeeWeeAA in Lansing at Spartans Cup Tournament Squirt VanderVeen and Squirt MacKenzie in the Adray Gold Tournament Congratulations to Squirt MacKenzie on winning ADRAY GOLD. They move onto States in Port Huron in March. Great job Squirt VanderVeen on…

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Try Hockey For Free

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Grand Valley Amateur Hockey Association invites boys and girls to Georgetown Ice Center on Saturday, March 3rd for a Try Hockey For Day as part of Hockey Week Across America. Starting at 12:00 Noon local youth, ages 4 to 9, are encouraged to experience ice hockey for the first time and learn the basic skills…

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2018 Summer Camp Round Up

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Here is a collection of hockey training opportunities, camps and clinics in Michigan. Do you know of another one? Send it to us at hockey@gvaha.org Local Hockey Camps Laura Stamm Power Skating At Laura Stamm Power Skating we focus on teaching the proper skating techniques to increase the player’s efficiency and effectiveness. We do this…

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2017-2018 GVAHA Yearbook

2017-2018 GVAHA Yearbook

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2018-2019 GVAHA Hockey Sponsorships Available

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It’s not too early to submit our GVAHA Sponsorship Packet to your workplace or business for planning for next season. Many businesses like planning ahead and including community support when setting budgets for the next year. Download or view Sponsor Packet

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Congratulations to High School Hockey Teams

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Hudsonville, Jenison and Grandville Varsity Hockey teams have been named. GVAHA would like to recognize and congratulate these former GVAHA players for making their respective teams. Hudsonville Clay Griep Quinten DeMyer Sam Boelema Josh Millenbach Jack Beltz Parker Selders Brendan Schaltz Josh Wells Nate Folkert Thaddaeus Waalkes Austin Terpstra Colton Barber Eli Markvluwer Kaleb Goodemoot…

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What to expect at each age in hockey development

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GVAHA follow the USA Hockey Development Model USA Hockey’s age-appropriate, age-specific programming promotes the integration of high-performance cross-ice practices and games into youth hockey. This programming enhances players’ skills, creativity and participation level, while also creating a positive environment for every child to play, love, excel and reach their full potential. There are four main…

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GVAHA stands behind Declaration of Principles from hockey leaders

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On Sept. 6, the NHL, the NHLPA, USA Hockey and 13 other leading hockey organizations from around the world unveiled a Declaration of Principles document that aims to advance policies, programs, and initiatives in making hockey a safe and welcoming environment for everyone. “The principles are ones we’ve always believed in at USA Hockey and…

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Respect the Rink

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GVAHA STARS are blessed to play at one of the nicest, cleanest, and highest rated ice hockey rinks in West Michigan. The staff has worked on making several improvements over the summer at the direction of the new operations manager, Jeff Schmidt. Jeff is a 4-year marine and comes from a maintenance and waste water treatment…

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How To Save Money On Your Hockey Fees

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Do you want to pay less out of pocket for hockey? You can – just by purchasing things you normally would using a program called Scrip. What is Scrip? Scrip is a no-sell fundraiser! It sounds too good to be true, but here is how it works: You order a SCRIP gift card or instant…

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