House LeaguePeewee Maroon
November 23, 2014 11:30 AMPort Dover & Area Arena
November 23, 2014 12:45 PMSixteen Mile Sports Complex
at Hamilton Hawks
November 23, 2014 03:00 PMMohawk 4 Ice Centre
vs North York
November 23, 2014 04:30 PMMorgan Firestone Arena Ancaster Community Centre Rink B
House LeagueMidget Maroon
vs Stoney Creek 1
November 23, 2014 05:30 PMMorgan Firestone Arena Ancaster Community Centre Rink B
at Buffalo Regals
November 23, 2014 06:30 PMLeisureplex
vs Stoney Creek Arena
November 23, 2014 07:00 PMSpring Valley Arena
House LeagueNovice Blue
vs Flamborough 1
November 24, 2014 06:00 PMSpring Valley Arena
November 24, 2014 07:00 PMSpring Valley Arena
November 25, 2014 07:00 PMJoshua Creek Arenas formerly Dominion Twin Rinks
Hockey 4 Hunger Challenge
The Hockey for Hunger Challenge is an annual food drive that pits local teams against each other in a friendly competition to collect the most food donations. Last year 27 local team and close to 450 players participated collecting of 8,000 pounds of food bring the 6 year donation total to close to 30,000 food items! This year AAGHA and AMHL players are challenged to collect one or more non-perishable food items per game from November 21st to December 21st. All collected items will be donated to the Hamilton Good Shepherd Food Bank before Christmas. Player representative volunteers are needed.
Click here for more details.
Ancaster Jr Avalanche Season Ticket Offer
$20 for a season ticket equivalent flex pack … that’s less than $1 per ticket! Offer until November 30th 2014. Click here for details.
Volunteers Needed for Town Outdoor RinkAs the cold weather approaches, the outdoor rink setups commence. The outdoor rink located at the St. John's church/Ancaster Farmer's Market location (37 Halson Street) is in need of volunteers on either Friday November 21st or Saturday November 22nd at 9am (weather permitting). If available, please bring your own sledge hammer, hammers, drills (with #2 drill bit) and remember to wear steel toe boots, work gloves and warm clothes. Students will receive credit for their High School volunteer hours (bring your form to the set up location). If available, please contact Jim Panoff at JPanoff@arbormemorial.com
Coaching clinicsFor AAGHA coaches, OMHA coaches, and coaches from other OWHA association.
To see what's on offer and register, see out coaching clinic page
AAGHA Spirit Day - October 26, 2014Spirit Day was held on the afternoon of Sunday October 26th at Morgan Firestone Arena. Girls came dressed in their Ancaster jerseys and showed off their Ancaster pride! Click here for details.
Plenty of Life Lessons Learned on the Ice...AAGHA President Martin Sarabura submits an article to the Hamilton Spectator that emphasizes that "Girls hockey teaches players teamwork, fair play and hard work". Read more...
Important House League Dates for 2014-2015 Season:
October 14, 2014 - House League Season Starts
Instructional Program - Thursdays starting October 9 at Morgan Firestone A. Application form
Goalie Clinics - Every other Tuesday starting October 7 at Spring Valley. Application form
Hockey Helmet Program for Girls Born in 2009Registration is now open for Chevrolet Canada’s hockey helmet program for children born in 2009 and registered to play in the upcoming 2014/15 hockey season. To obtain more information and check eligibility requirements visit >https://www.safeandfunhockey.ca/en/helmet. Over the last 3 years Chevrolet has handed out more than 35,000 Bauer hockey helmets to parents of 5 year olds. Chevrolet, Safe on the Road. Safe on the Ice.
Development Stream Coaching Applications 2014-2015 seasonThe AAGHA is now accepting coaching applications for Development Stream teams in Novice, Atom and Peewee for the upcoming 2014-2015 season. For more information contact email@example.com.
Open to Ancaster Avalanche Girls Association players who are over 14 years old or older. Players who are successful in becoming certified and active in the Regional Women Referee Association (Hamilton Region) will be reimbursed the cost of becoming certified. The Ancaster Avalanche Girls Hockey Association strongly encourages our girls to get involved.
A full schedule of Referee Clinics are now available on the Ontario Women's Hockey Association Website. The registration package is included below, and is also available on the website. You can access the selection of clinics at www.owha.on.ca/hcop.asp. If you are a first time referee, you need to attend the Junior clinics.
Contact the AAGHA Player / Coach Development Rep, Aaron Roberts at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.