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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

Dan Anderson

8u Head Coach

Open Position

8u Scheduler

10u Contacts

Kyle Youlen

10u-AA Head Coach

Open Position

10u-AA Scheduler

Luke Snow

10u-Garnet Head Coach

Open Position

10u-Garnet Scheduler

Thad Leugemors

10u-White Head Coach

Open Position

10u-White Scheduler

12u Contacts

Colette Youlen

12u-AA TB Head Coach

Doug Little

12u-AA TB Scheduler

Chris Kenny

12u-B Head Coach

Open Position

12u-B Scheduler

Mark Rogerson

12u-Garnet Head Coach

Open Position

12u-Garnet Scheduler

Chris Casey

12u-White Head Coach

Open Position

12u-White Scheduler

14u Contacts

Jason Darcy

14u-AA Head Coach

Open Position

14u-AA Head Coach

Mike Dombrowski

14u-A Head Coach

Open Position

14u-A Scheduler

16u Contacts

DJ Cohen

16u-Wrap Head Coach

Jason Leboeuf

16u-Wrap Scheduler

18u Contacts

Jim Archibald

18u-Garnet Wrap Head Coach

Wally Bzdell

18u-Garnet Wrap Scheduler

Jim Buffoline

18u-White Wrap Head Coach

Open Position

18u-White Wrap Scheduler




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

Linda Zahnleuter

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

Brianne Brinker

Rec Hockey Head Coach

Dave Randall

Skating Coach - North American Hockey Systems

Bryan McDonald

Goalie Coach - Mac Goaltending