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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 ( 



Team TVHL Division Head Coach Head Coach Email Game Scheduler Scheduler Email Team Manager Manager Email
8u --- Kyle Youlen Erin Couture Erin Couture
10u-AA --- Colette Youlen Lori Kirch Brian Gregoire
10u-A Hudson Matt Karpovich Deanna Thompson Earl Redding
10u-B1 Mohawk Chris Curtis Mike Cognetti, Jessica Clermont
10u-B2 Mohawk Taras Kufel Taras Kufel Leah Schaefer
10u-C Heldeberg O'Donnell Nathan Andersen Cassie Walker
12u-AA (TB) NYS TB Jason Darcy Chris Kenny Lori Darcy
12u-A Hudson Ben Gruda Sarah McClure Kailyn Siebert
12u-B Mohawk Mike Dombrowski Deane Fox Jen Winders / Sondi Williams /
14u --- --- --- --- --- --- ---
16u (TB) Hudson DJ Cohen
18u (TB) NYS TB Jim Archibald

TB - NYS Tier 2 Youth Tournament Bound Team





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

Team Title Name Email Website
Entry Level Programs Administrator Linda Lahnleuter
Rec Hockey Head Coach Brianne Brinker
Intro to Hockey Head Coach Walt Peretti
Mini Mites Head Coach Walt Peretti
8u (Cross Ice) Head Coach Kyle Youlen
Learn to Skate Lead Skating Instructor Patti Tashman
North American Hockey Systems Skating Coach Dave Randall
Mac Goaltending Goalie Coach Bryan McDonald