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Contacts (Team)

Schenectady Youth Hockey is New York State Amateur Hockey Association (NYSAHA) / USA Hockey Registered (Association Code: NYH2012)


√  TEAMS CAN ONLY PLAY OTHER USA HOCKEY TEAMS - SYHA teams can only play games with other USA Hockey teams.  SYHA teams can only play in USA Hockey sanctioned tournaments.  Teams must make sure that tournaments are USA Hockey sanctioned.  Exception: Teams can play Hockey Canada teams after obtaining a USAH/Hockey Canada travel permit from the SYHA registrar.  Canadian tournaments must be Hockey Canada sanctioned tournaments.

​​​​​​​√  TRAVELING TO CANADA - Teams may travel to Canada to play in USA Hockey Canada sanctioned games and tournaments.  A USAH/Hockey Canada travel permit must be obtained from the SYHA registrar. The SYHA registrar will obtain a travel permit from the USAH District or Associate Registrar in our area.  Travel permits request should be made at minimum 14 days prior to travel, 30 – 40 days in advance is ideal.  Team cannot play any NON-Hockey Canada sanctioned games or tournaments.  Contact the SYHA registrar to obtain a USAH/Hockey Canada travel permit ( 

8u (Cross-Ice Mites) Contacts

Coach Gillespie

8u Head Coach

10u Contacts

Coach Anderson

10u-AA Head Coach

Shawn Green

10u-AA Scheduler

Coach Leugemors

10U Second Team

Bryan Wood

10u-Garnet Scheduler

Coach Preston

10u-White Head Coach

Open Position

10u-White Scheduler

12u Contacts

Coach Kenny

12u-AA TB Head Coach

Coach Meagher

12u-B Head Coach

Coach Archibald


14u Contacts

Coach Youlen

14u-A Head Coach

Coach O'Donnell

14u-B1 Head Coach

Coach Rogerson

14U B2 Head Coach

16u Contacts

18u Contacts

Coach Young

18 U wrap

Christine Wagner

Wrap - Team Young Scheduler

Coach O'Connell


Coach Buffoline

18u- Buffoline




General inquires regarding our entry level programs should be addressed to our Entry Level Programs Coordinator - Linda Zahnleuter 

Victoria Colucci

Entry Level Programs (Learn to Skate, Intro to Hockey, Mini-Mites, Rec Hockey)

Patti Tashman

Skating Lessons Head Instructor

Walt Perretti

Mini Mites Head Coach

Walt Peretti

Intro to Hockey Head Coach

Bill Baaki

Rec Hockey Head Coach

Dave Randall

Skating Coach - North American Hockey Systems

Bryan McDonald

Goalie Coach - Mac Goaltending