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2017-18 Announcements/info/Links - Travel & Girls Tryouts, Empire House Evals

Tryout (Travel & Girls) Info (coaches, tryout registration, etc.) at www.wyha.com/tryouts (Registration link at bottom of page).
4/27 Update: All Youth Travel tryouts completed & result links available below    Girls 16U/19U additional tryout Wed 5/3 8-9 PM
*** ALL PLAYERS who do not make a travel team are invited to the House Evals on Friday 4/28. Travel Tryout deposits will automatically transfer. There is no fee for Evals.
*** Travel Teams looking for additional players will have a note posted on the Tryout Results page.

Empire House Evals info:  Go to www.wyha.com/evalsinfo for the date and time your child should attend, evaluation registration procedures/info AND the online registration link. NOTE: Online registration is not required unless you desire to pay the deposit by credit card but will make rink registration process MUCH quicker! Registration is OPEN at www.wyha.com/evalsinfo
     Friday, 4/28  Last name N-Z (any A-M who could not attend Tuesday are invited!)
          U8/Mite: 6-7pm    U10/Sqt & U12/PW: 7-8pm  U14/Ban & U18/Midget 8-9pm

New for 2017-18: Squirt thru Midget Goalie Discount Program (20% off WYHA fees paid at registration in June or July).  Available to House, Travel & Girls teams, max 2 per team, full time Goalies only.  More details to come.  USA Hockey does not encourage full time Goalies at the U8 level, therefore there is no Goalie discount at the U8 level. WYHA wants all players interested in trying Goalie at the U8 level to have this opportunity.

New for 2017-18: Girls U12 Supplemental Team - open to Girls rostered on U12 & U10/Squirt WYHA Travel & Empire House teams (birth years 2005-2008). No tryout fee! Tryouts Wed 4/12 & Fri 4/14 Tryout Registration is open!  See Tryout link above for reg & more info

Webster Travel & Girls Tryout Results 2017-18 Season

Travel & Girls Tryout Results: 

NOTE: Unless there is a "POSTED" next to the link, the link is NOT ACTIVE and no tryout results are available!

          Squirt Minor U9 Tryout Results: No team formed due to lack of committed players.
          Squirt Major U10 Tryout Results: www.wyha.com/sqtmjrtryoutresults   POSTED
          Peewee Minor U11 Tryout Results: www.wyha.com/pwmintryoutresults   POSTED
          Peewee Major U12 Tryout Results: www.wyha.com/pwmajtryout    POSTED
               Bantam Mixed Tryout Results: www.wyha.com/banmixtryoutresults  POSTED
         Bantam Major U14 Tryout Results: www.wyha.com/banmajtryoutresults   POSTED
          Midget Minor U16 TB Tryout Results: www.wyha.com/midmintryoutresults   POSTED
          Midget Minor U16 NTB Tryout Results:  CANCELLED due to lack of committment
          Midget Major U18 Tryout Results:  www.wyha.com/midmajtryoutresults    POSTED

NOTE: these links will not work until the tryout has completed and the Coach has had his roster Approved & Posted!

WYHA Home Page Hi-Lights


2 + 2 Challenge 2015-16 Award for 8 & Under Participation from USA Hockey

Page down for more information on:

    Release Request:  Located at the Bottom of the Contact Us page
  • Player & Coach Registration for the 2017-18 season will open June 1.  A discount is available to those who register & pay by June 30.
  • Webster Youth Hockey's Empire House Teams had a great season with two regular season Championships and 4 teams qualified for the Playoff Championships (two won!).  See www.wyha.com/teamachieve for details on our Empire success PLUS March Tournament successes.
  • Camp, Clinic & Training Opportunities (camps and training) including Strong Hockey Clinics and new Winter Opportunities from Evolve Hockey!! (TriFecta Training & Clinics)
  • 2016-17 Season & Coach Evaluation Link has been posted below.  Page down to find the link.  Due date: 3/1.
  • WYHA Open Board Positions - we are always looking for volunteers.  See below for openings and more info.
  • Goalie Clinics with Bob Janosz Now Posted!  Open to all registered Goalies at ALL levels - cost included in registration fees.  See Goalie Clinics and your team calendar for dates/times.
  • Parent Information, General Questions/Contact Info
  • WYHA Team Community Service Projects:  go to Community Service

WYHA News & Updates:

News, updates, and more will be posted here.  Check in often.
Let us know what you think! 

Also find us on Facebook…“Official Webster Cyclones” – to get a feel for who we are through the many fun photos posted by our families.

2017-18 Season Info

The Coaching application (required for Head Coaches to be considered for 2017-18) can be found at the Coach Application 2017-18 Tab on the left hand side of the Home Page or www.wyha.com/coachapp

Tryouts for Travel Squirt (U10 & U9) and Travel Peewee (U12 & U11) will begin on March 27.  March 21 is the first day allowed by NYSAHA rules.  Dates & times, process, and Head Coach selections will be posted as known here

Tryouts for Travel Bantam (U14 & U13), Travel Midget (U18 & U16) and Girls teams (U19, U16, U14, ...) may begin on April 12, the first day allowed under NYSAHA rules.

Empire House Evaluations will occur in April shortly after Travel Tryouts conclude.  Dates & more info TBD.  Evaluations are held for placement and all players planning on playing on a U8/RWB, U10/Squirt, U12/Peewee, U14/Bantam, and U18/Midget team for 2017-18 season should attend.  U6/Pony players are not required to attend evaluations.

OPEN POSITIONS

WYHA Open Positions
As a volunteer organization, Webster Youth Hockey is always looking for help.  During the Fall, we post the Board & Officer positions on their normal 3 year cycle.  During the rest of the year, we are always looking for anyone who is willing volunteer their time or talent/skills to serve as a Webster Committee person. We are grateful for the time and energy parents and families already contribute. 

  • Vice-President - Girls Hockey
  • Some of the other Committee member opportunities include: people to help on the Communications committee, assistants to our Travel, Girls & Empire House VP's , reps to go to the Webster Sports Council meetings, WNY meetings, Empire Commissioners/Reps/Alternates, GLGHL Rep, ... to name a few.   If you have an idea, let us know!


Please email interest for committees to secretary@wyha.com and complete the Board Application located on the Contact Us page.
Looking forward to working with you!

CAMPS & Other Development Opportunities - See What's happening

Check out our CAMPS AND CLINICS link to the left!
        Evolve Hockey - Summer & In Season Opportunities for development  go to www.esgsports.com
        PCX Off Ice Performance Training for WYHA Teams/Players - see new Flyer!
        Janosz Goalie School
        Strong Skating Clinics:
Flyers located at : CAMPS AND CLINICS  or go to: www.StrongHockey.com
       

Become an Ice Hockey Official!

Become an Ice Hockey Official!  Last Level 1 Seminar for 2016-17 is October 8 and registration is required.  Minimum age is 14.  Go to www.rihoa.com for more info.
For 2017-18, registration begins August 1.  A mandatory seminar is required and are scheduled in late August and September.

Go to www.wyha.com/beginner for info about our very popular Beginner Program!  Registration for 2017-18 season (ALL Programs) will open in early June


2 + 2 Challenge 2015-16 Award for 8 & Under Participation from USA Hockey

2016-17 Season Evaluation - Due Date March 1st

Parents:

We want your feedback!  The good, the bad and the fair.  We have established an Anonymous Survey link below. 

Survey Link

For those of you who prefer filling out a paper copy, please print the following document, fill it out and submit to the Blue Mailbox at the top of stairs at the rink (by the mailboxes).

Welcome to the HOME of Webster Youth Hockey!!

News, updates, and more will be posted here.  Check in often.

Let us know what you think! 

Also find us on Facebook…“Official Webster Cyclones” – to get a feel for who we are through the many fun photos posted by our families.

General Questions / Contact

Please visit the "CONTACT" link above to connect with any of the key program managers for your skater.  You may also contact us for general questions or to get pointed in the right direction for your information.

Jeanne Barreca       WYHA Registrar   registrar@wyha.com
Umbereen Mustafa  WYHA Secretary  secretary@wyha.com
 

Parent Information - Website/General Info

Parent Information:

Click on the Parent Info link to the left. More information added over time.  Currently, a link to a Parent Guide for the Website and also quick instructions on how to update Account Settings (primary email, secondary email & mobile phone), link accounts and enabling receipt of emails & text messages. As questions are received, more content is added.  Contact Jeanne at registrar@wyha.com

 

2016-17 Player Registration Information & New Discounts/Payment Plan

WYHA is pleased to announce that Player Registration is open!

Go to www.wyha.com/registerplayer     for information on how to register plus detailed information on the Discounts, Program Registration Fees and on Payment Plans.

Brief info on the various options is below:

Family Discount: NEW for 2016-17    $50 Discount for 2nd, 3rd, 4th (etc.) child registered with WYHA

Payment Plan & Pay in Full Discount    NEW for 2016-17
WYHA has a payment plan where your credit card is charged monthly per a schedule shown on the Shopping Cart page.  The payment plan option has added costs for WYHA. Those families who elect to pay in full at registration will receive a "Pay in Full" discount equal to the payment plan cost ($25). Read the Payment Plan Information (includes an example!) carefully for details at www.wyha.com/paymentplan     Beginner Program includes the Pay in Full Discount by default and is not eligible for Payment Plans

Registration - Coaches & Managers

Coaches & Managers:          Registration is now OPEN!
go to Coach & Manager Registration  for full instructions & Link to Registration
Coaches and Managers should note all online training, screening and certifications MUST be completed by 8/1 or two weeks before your first practice.  Please work on completing these requirements this summer so your Division Director does not have to remove you from a practice.  These due dates are NEW NYSAHA requirements for 2016-17!!

Players Wanted!

WYHA has a few openings for it's teams, in particular Goalies, Girls, Midgets and certain travel/girls teams.  All teams with openings have the minimum number of players and Coaches. These openings will bring teams up to an optimum strength.  Please check the following webpage for anticipated openings and who to contact if your child is interested.  All players should have a release before contacting any of our coaches about openings.
    www.wyha.com/wanted