GVAHA News

Hunter Shrauger’s wish was to meet Alex Ovechkin.

Hunter Shrauger Jenison High School Hockey

Hunter Shrauger’s wish was to meet Alex Ovechkin. Thanks to Make-A-Wish and the Capitals, he’s getting a lot more than that. Hunter who is a previous GVAHA STARS player and Jenison High School Hockey Senior will be walking the red carpet with Ovechkin tonight before the Capitals raise their first Stanley Cup banner tonight! You…

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GVAHA Golf Tournament

September 8, 2018 at The Meadows at GVSU 1:30 pm Shot Gun Start Format: Two Player Teams 9 holes Scramble 9 holes Best Ball Can request two teams to play as a foursome Cost: $100 per golfer Dinner (Beef Brisket and Pulled Pork) Cash prizes for teams randomly awarded Prizes for Long Drive, Closest to…

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Tim Hortons TIMBITS HOCKEY comes to Griff’s Georgetown

Tim Hortons TimBits Hockey

Grand Valley Amateur Hockey Association is pleased to announce our new partnership and sponsor of our Learn To Play, Cross-Ice, and Mites hockey programs. Tim Hortons and the Timbits Minor Sports Program will be the featured sponsor of the hockey programs for ages 4-9 at the Griff’s Georgetown formally Georgetown Ice Center. Timbits Minor Sports…

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Exciting News for Georgetown Ice Center

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Monday, July 9, 2018, the Georgetown Township​ Board members approved the sale of the Georgetown Ice Center​. Privatization has been a board goal for several months and they have now finalized a deal. The purchaser is DP Fox Holdings, LLC, a company owned by Dan and Pamella DeVos. DP Fox also owns Griffs Icehouse West​…

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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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Meet Detroit Red Wing Luke Witkowski

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 15: Luke Witkowski #28 of the Detroit Red Wings tries to get around the stick of Sam Bennett #93 of the Calgary Flames during the second period at Little Caesars Arena on November 15, 2017 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit won the game 8-2. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Visit the SK8s’s Pro Shop Holland location at 6pm inside Griff’s Ice House West on Monday, July 16. Detroit Red Wing Luke Witkowski has been kind enough to spend some some time with our community. He will be on hand at the store to sign autographs and take photos with hockey players and fans. Photo…

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2018-2019 House Hockey Coaches

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GVAHA is looking forward to the upcoming season. House hockey registration is open and house hockey coaches are getting confirmed. House Squirt Hockey Coaches David Atkinson Scott Schroeder Aaron VanderVeen Brian DeCoster PeeWee House Coaches Pending – To Be Announced Soon Bantam House Coaches Scott Everin

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Hockey Development Philosophies of GVAHA

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Hockey Directors Coach Joel Breazeale and Coach Jack Williams share their development philosophies that they have adopted over time as coaches and hockey directors. — As always, each circumstance is different, however for the overwhelming majority of cases, we believe the following to be in the best interest for long-term athlete development. This is based…

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2018 Checking & Safety Camps

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GVAHA Checking Camps – Summer 2018 Camp 1 June 12-14-19-21 (4 days) 5:00 – 6:00 PM off-ice full equipment 6:00 – 7:00 PM on ice full equipment Camp 2 August 14-16-21-23 (4 days) 5:00 – 6:00 PM off-ice full equipment 6:00 – 7:00 PM on ice full equipment Cost: $50.00 per camp/player All players welcome.…

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