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Contacts (Admin)

Board Members

Greg Marcincuk


Phone: (518) 366-3147 (cell)

Kelli Trippany

Administrative VP

Brian Gregorie

Vice President, Entry Level Programs

Earl Redding


Bob Feranec


Nikki Boucher


Brian Lelievre

Equipment Manager

Phone: Phone: (518) 573-4717 (text)

Todd Nocera

Vice President, Hockey Operations

Peter Bouton

ACE (Association Coaching Education) Director

Greg Bunt

Master Ice Scheduler

Ben Stafford

Player Development Director

Colette Youlen

ADM Coordinator

Chris Kenny

AA Coordinator

Division Directors

Lisa Demassio

8u Director

Chrissy Haase

10U Director

Peter Coppola

12u Director

Doug Moynihan

14U Director

Thanasi Sarris

16U & 18U Director


PLAYER RELEASE REQUESTS - See Instructions and Form at


General Inquiries

General Inquiries


Player Releases

Click Here to request a player release or go to the Forms section of our Website.


Association Contacts

Linda Zahnleuter

Entry Level Programs - Admin & Registration (Learn to Skate/ Mini-Mites/Intro to Hockey/Rec Hockey)

Phone: (518) 393-9459

Joe Pierce


Sean Kinowski

Sponsorship Director

Open Position

Apparel Coordinator

Kelli Trippany

Shatter Point Tournament Coordinator

Open Position

Fundraising / Raffle Ticket Coordinator

Open Position

Team Pictures Coordinator

Open Position

Annual Banquet Coordinator

Deb Foley

Opening Day Coordinator


USAH/Hockey Canada Travel Permits

Contact the SYHA registrar to obtain a USAH/Hockey Canada travel permit.  

All teams traveling to Canada to participate in sanctioned events must obtain a USAH/Hockey Canada travel permit.  This permit must be approved prior to travel by the USAH District or Associate Registrar in your area.  Travel permits request should be made at minimum 14 days prior to travel, 30 – 40 days in advance is ideal. The following organizations are affilicates with Hockey Canada:  British Columbia Amateur Hockey Association, Hockey Alberta, Hockey Eastern Ontario, Hockey Manitoba, Hockey New Brunswick, Hockey Newfoundland and Labrador, Hockey North, Hockey Northwestern Ontario, Hockey Nova Scotia, Hockey PEI, Hockey Québec, Ontario Hockey Federation, Saskatchewan Hockey Association.


Mailing Address

Schenectady Youth Hockey Association (SYHA)
PO BOX 2618
Scotia, NY 12325


Rink Addresses

Schenectady County Recreational Facility (SCRF)
5 Tower Road
Scotia, NY 12302
(518) 384-2445

Frank L. Messa Rink at Achilles Center
Union College
Alexander Lane
Schenectady, NY 12308
(518) 388-6134