Ancaster Midget A Girls Win Provincial Gold
A big congratulations to all of the members of the Ancaster Avalanche Midget A girls hockey team who traveled to Vaughan Ontario April 8-10 2016, to participate in the 2016 OWHA Provincial Championship. The team remained unbeaten in round robin, however each future game ended in dramatic fashion. In reaching the quarter finals, the team defeated Whitby 1-0 in double overtime. In the semi-final, Nepean fell to Ancaster 1-0 in overtime. The Provincial Final was settled again in overtime with Ancaster defeating heavily favoured Guelph 2-1 to bring home the Gold medal which featured a journey of a group of girls who found their determination and passion on a weekend that will be forever remembered.
Shelby Hayward, Emma Valentine, Michelle Hunt, Taylor Troback, Ryan Mussell, Shannon MacDonald, Chloe Page, Erin Thomas, Emma Beaulne, Paige McClure, Mikayla Altenburg, Hayley Carson, Amy Tedeson, Elizabeth Abradjian, Marissa Delry, Jaclyn Barker, Megan Hossack and Amanda Novak.
Congratulations, House League!
The following four teams outperformed their competition to take home gold on Super Sunday. Congratulations, girls!
Novice POD A Gold - Ancaster Sky Blue
Atom POD B Gold - Ancaster Blue
Atom POD C Gold - Ancaster Red
Bantam POD C Gold - Bantam Blue
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Registration for tryouts is now open. Rep team tryouts will start Wednesday, April 13.
Please be sure to edit your profile prior to registering. It is imperative we have your correct email address, as this is how we will contact you with any important information during the tryout process.
Click here to register ScheduleInformationFAQIn previous years the AAGHA provided a Release Form in lieu of the PTS. Player transfers are now a 100% online process between Association Registrars, rendering Release Forms obsolete. If you are successful at tryouts for another association, that association's registrar will request your official release online and, upon approval by the AAGHA Registrar, your profile will be transferred.Permission to Skate - If trying out for another association, you will be required to present a Permission to Skate [PTS] form. This season they will be issued by our Registrar, Jennifer Hughes. Please submit PTS requests to firstname.lastname@example.org.
2016/2017 Coach Selection
The AAGHA is pleased to announce its 2016-2017 coaches -
Atom A - Darren Murphy - email@example.com
Atom B - Norm Cumming - firstname.lastname@example.orgPeewee A - Brian Drury - email@example.com
Peewee BB/B - Bruce Black - firstname.lastname@example.org
Bantam A - Stephen Raitt - email@example.com
Bantam BB - Eric Waxman - EWaxman@Sparacapital.com
Bantam B - Greg Shapton - firstname.lastname@example.org
Midget A - Jamie Page - email@example.com
Midget BB - Matt Lester - firstname.lastname@example.org
Midget B - Stuart Simpson - email@example.com
Midget B - Marty Stillman - firstname.lastname@example.org
We have decided to add an additional Midget team as you will see above.
*note* 2015 Tax Receipts
This year you can access your own tax receipts! Click the link below and it will take you to an external page (Ivrnet) where you login using the email address and password you used when you registered for the season. Once logged in, click on the "History" tab and your receipts will be there from both this season and previous seasons.
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Peewee B - Tournament Gold Hat-trick!
The Ancaster Avalanche Peewee B team finished the season with a third tournament win. They won the Hamilton Girls Annual Hawky Tournament with four wins and no losses. They allowed only one goal and scored 12 on their way to victory. Congratulations on an amazing season girls!
Calling All Coaches
AAGHA is a great place to coach girls hockey! You get plenty of support from the Board and from other coaches, and most training is reimbursed in full. AAGHA encourages qualified coaches to apply for head coaching positions for the coming 2016-2017 season. We're looking for leaders who can coach as well as inspire, set a good example, follow our policies and uphold our constitution. Deadlines are as follows:
- House League June 30, 2016
Interested? Download the application here and email the completed form to email@example.com.
We will consider all applicants.
March 28 2016Congratulations Atom BB!
The Atom BB team took him a silver medal at the Brampton Canadettes 49th Annual tournament this weekend. Congratulations, girls!
February 21, 2016
Congratulations Novice Maroon!
The Novice Maroon team won gold in the 35th Walter Gretzky Brantford tournament this weekend!
February 17, 2016Geraldine Heaney joins Lemieux for Order of Hockey in Canada honour
HALIFAX — Pittsburgh Penguins' great Mario Lemieux and women's hockey star Geraldine Heaney, who lives in Ancaster, headlined Tuesday's announcement of the 2016 class of the Order of Hockey in Canada. Read More...
February 2016Peewee B Win Gold!
Congratulations Peewee B! Ancaster Avalanche Peewee B earned their second gold medal of the season, winning the Flamborough WinterChill Tournament!
January 26, 2016Congratulations to the Ancaster Avalanche Midget A
Congrats to the team on becoming the 2016 Girls 16/17U HARBOR CENTER Cup CHAMPIONS!!
January 12, 2016Congratulations Bantam Blue!
The second weekend of January, the Bantam Blue House league team won the Woodstock Girls hockey Tournament! Congratulations, ladies!
January 12, 2016Peewee B wins Hockey for Hunger Challenge!
The Ancaster Avalanche Girls Peewee B team has won the 8th Annual Hockey for Hunger Challenge! The team collected 585 items which were donated to the Hamilton Good Shepherd Food Bank before Christmas. In addition to the generous donations by the families of the Peewee B team, the girls collected two carloads full of non-perishable food items at a food drive outside a local grocery store. Great work, girls!
January 7, 2016Congratulations, Peewee B
The Avs Peewee B team recently won the Guelph Girls Winter Classic Tournament! They recorded back to back shutouts, winning 2-0 against Guelph to get them to the championship game where they defeated Flamborough 3-0 to bring home the gold!