Welcome Players and Fans
Congratulations and thank you to the new SSYHA Board members!
Scott Kempers-President, Chris Paoli-VP, Ernie Thiel-Director at Large, Steve Paoli-Treasurer, Katie Armstrong- Registrar, Sam Pearson-Boys Rep, Michael Craig-Scheckman-Girls Rep
WOW! What an amazing weekend of fun, NHL Alumni activities. Thank you to Kerry Shea and Chris Campanelli for all of your hours of organization and work...the youth hockey families appreciate it!
click here to view NHL Alumni videohttp://www.steamboattoday.com/videos/2015/apr/08/3570/
Congratulations to the Midget and the Bantam A teams for winning it all! League champions...yee hah!!
CONGRATULATIONS! Adele Dombrowski award recipients for 2015 are Casey Buchanan U12, Greta Thurston U14, and Harriet Leeson U19.
Congratulations SSYHA and Howelsen Ice Arena staff for successfully hosting the 2015 Squirt B/C playoffs this past weekend. Appreciate the help of Cathy Glynn, Bebe Welch, Cathie Webb, Meredith MacFarlane, Dave Gormley, Zach Murphy, Keith Wilson and the many volunteers that helped out! Thank you to the Holiday Inn and the Sheraton for providing affordable lodging to visiting teams...during ski season! And thanks to Brian Romig for organizing the refs for the games throughout the weekend. Please know there were many great compliments from the visiting teams!
THANK YOU to Sherri Sweers, Chris Paoli, Geoff Coon, Meredith MacFarlane and all of the volunteers, coaches, Brian Romig and the team of referees, Dmitry and Mike and the Howelsen Ice Arena staff, for making the 2015 Mite Jamboree a success!
Great job U14 girls...Runner Up in the Adele Dombrowski Tournament 2014!!
CONGRATULATIONS! To the U12 team, winning their last game in the Adele Dombrowski Tournament. Good work girls and coaches!
SKI TOWN CLASSIC TOURNAMENT netted a big win for Steamboat teams. All participants very pleased with tournament, especially the professional rink staff, friendly volunteers, and refs. Bantam A's bring home the silver! Way to go boys!
Our first tournament, Jim Fournier Rocky Mountain Rumble, was a HUGE success! Thank you to all of the volunteers and companies who donated time, money, and food. Many great comments about the professionalism regarding the rink and the refs. Our next tournament is the Ski Town Classic, December 5-7 and then the Adele Dombrowski Girls Tournament, December 12-14. Check email for links to the Volunteer Spot for each of these tournaments. Remember, these are fundraising opportunities for the organization and we need your help!!
Thank you to Pine Grove Dental for providing custom mouth guards to our players this past Saturday! You are awesome!
Fantastic weekend! The NHL Alumni auction, game and other events were spectacular! Thanks to Kerry Shea and Chris Campanelli and NUMEROUS volunteers and organizations who donated time, energy and funds to make this possible.
Attention ALL PLAYERS, MANAGERS, COACHES, BOARD MEMBERS...we're going for the Guinness record for "most hockey players in one photo"! This coming Wednesday, March 5th, be ready to go on ice at 6:30 sharp for photo. Players wear skates and jerseys (red or blue)...and a big smile!
The Mite Jamboree was a hit this past President's weekend. Thanks to all the volunteers that made it happen! Special shout out to Keith Wilson, Sherri Sweers, Pete Kenney, Cathie Webb, Merideth MacFarlane, and Kristin Stevens for organizing food donations and sales, awards, goodie bags, sale of merchandise, and making sure all goes well...(like taking care of rogue pit bulls!). Also, thank you to Mike, Mike, and Dimitri and rink staff for keeping the ice in top shape! And let's not forget Brian and the refs! Lastly, the coaches and parents, you are awesome!
Thanks for participating in the "coolest game on the planet".
HOCKEY'S ON! THE ADELE DOMBROWSKI TOURNAMENT was a great success....U12 GIRLS ARE LOOKING GOOD! U14 GIRLS played a great game for the championship! Came down to a shoot out with our team coming in second place...CONGRATULATIONS! U19 GIRLS put on a good show in their championship game, narrowly missing first place. Great hockey girls! Thanks to all of the volunteers who made this tournament fun and smooth as silk!
Another successful tournament "in the books" for Steamboat Springs Youth Hockey! The Ski Town Classic was a blast...thank you to all of the volunteers and coordinators for your hard work (how much sleep?). Also thank you to Cuginos (pizzas), the Egg and I (breakfast burritos), and Space Station (coffee and sodas) for your generous donations! Check out Facebook for daily postings of fab photos from Shannon Lukens...thank you for spending so much time at the rink and for announcing our championship games! Time to check out the Steamboat team...Bantam B's on the ice, Bantam A's up next! Julie Brownell
Jim Fournier Rocky Mountain Rumble is under way! I'm sitting in the hockey office right now anxiously awaiting the start of the first championship game; Squirt C's Foothills Flyers v Littleton Red, next up Squirt B's Little Black v Little Red, and finally the Pee Wee B's Little Red v Utah Jr. Grizzlies. What a great weekend of hockey! Thanks to all of the volunteers, tournament coordinators Pete Kenney and Sharon Spiegel, tournament director Keith Wilson, local businesses (countless donations!!), refs, parents, Howelsen Arena staff, and most of all the awesome Steamboat players...great job everyone! The National Anthem is playing...gotta go! Julie Brownell