District 5 Youth Hockey is operated by volunteers working to promote physical and mental development and good health, character, sportsmanship and citizenship. In order to continue this successful program we ask for your help and cooperation. Anyone who is interested in working in this volunteer youth program at the District level, or Association level, please contact your hockey association representative.
Every 4 years USA Hockey reviews the rule book and makes changes. Proposed changes can be made by anyone, all you need to do is go the USA Hockey website and email them a proposed rule change to review. This was the year for changes. There were 75 rule modifications. Here are a (3) three that you will notice changes in this season compared to last season. *
Rule 612 (b) Face-Off Locations
Rule 612(c) Face-Off Locations
Rule 624(b) Icing the Puck
*Coaches should you have any questions regarding the new rules please contact Mike Mooney for further information.