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MAHA TRYOUT LOCATOR

MAHA has added a new feature for 2022 where teams can post their tryouts on the MAHA website.   Teams register and can post up to 4 tryouts dates and the entries are automatically posted and can be filtered by those looking for tryouts to easily find what they are looking for.


2022 - 2023 Select/Travel Team Tryout Dates

Note: Players born in 2010 or before are not eligible to play on any 2008 National Bound division teams per MAHA and USA Hockey Rules.

No Tier II team may recruit or solicit players, offer contracts, hold tryouts, conditioning skate, or any activity that could be construed as a tryout/solicitation or recruitment or player evaluation until the specific dates outlined below:

BOYS USA HOCKEY AGE CLASSIFICATIONS 2022-2023 SEASON

DATE of BIRTH AGE CATEGORY AGE DIVISION
2004 18 Years 18 & Under | Midget
2005 17 Years 18 & Under | Midget
2006 16 Years 16 & Under | Midget
2007 15 Years 16 & Under | Midget
2008 14 Years 14 or Under | Bantam
2009 13 Years 14 or Under | Bantam
2010 12 Years 12 or Under | PeeWee
2011 11 Years 12 or Under | PeeWee
2012 10 Years 10 or Under | Squirt
2013 9 Years 10 or Under | Squirt

Tryouts for Girls Tier II Teams

No player 12 years of age or younger (as defined in the age classification chart for the current season) is eligible to play on a team eligible to compete in the District or National Championships or playoffs leading thereto
 
a. These teams hold open tryouts.
b. A second team from a Tier 1 Organization at any age level will be recognized as Tier II providing they do not in any way give the appearance of being Tier 1 including tryouts.
c. No Tier II or Travel AA team may recruit or solicit players, offer contracts, hold tryouts, conditioning skate, or any activity that could be construed as a tryout/solicitation or recruitment or player evaluation until the specific date outlined below:

GIRLS USA HOCKEY AGE CLASSIFICATIONS 2022-2023 SEASON

DATE of BIRTH AGE CATEGORY AGE DIVISION
2003 19 Years 19 or Under
2004 18 Years 19 or Under
2005 17 Years 19 or Under
2006 16 Years 16 or Under
2007 15 Years 16 or Under
2008 14 Years 14 or Under
2009 13 Years 14 or Under
2010 12 Years 12 or Under
2011 11 Years 12 or Under
2012 10 Years 10 or Under
2013 9 Years 10 or Under
2014 8 & Under 8 or Under

RULES FOR SPRING | SUMMER

1. All teams in spring and summer leagues and conditioning programs must complete an USA Hockey Team Roster Form (1-T). Players and Team officials not registered prior to the spring/summer season must register online through USA Hockey. Confirmation letters for all players and team officials must be presented to the Associate Registrar for approval prior to the start of any games.

2. Team Officials (Coaches, Managers and locker room attendants) must provide proof of a Background screening and Safe Sport before participating with the team.

3. A player’s obligation to his/her regular season team ends on April 30th of the current season, or when his/her regular season team becomes inactive prior to that date.

4. A player who is a member of an active regular season team may register and play in spring/summer leagues and conditioning programs if he/she has the written permission of his/her regular season team coach or manager.

5. A player’s obligation to his/her spring/summer league or conditioning program ends with the completion of the league or conditioning programs schedule, or when he/she is released in writing prior to that date.

6. All spring/ summer leagues and conditioning programs must use the current playing rules of USA Hockey /MAHA.

7. Spring/summer leagues and conditioning programs may have added special rules for their league, provided such rules are not contradictory to, or less stringent than the current USA Hockey /MAHA rules.

8. Spring/Summer Season league play may not start prior to the week of April 1st.

9. In all Youth divisions, a player may register and play with a maximum of two teams at a time in the spring/summer season.

10. Spring/Summer players must play in the USA Hockey age classification they will be in for the next regular (winter) hockey season.

11. 19U girls and 18U youth are eligible to participate up until August 31 of the current season in the same age classification as the previous season.

12. All player or coach suspensions shall be served with the team with which the penalty was incurred. If the team the penalty was incurred with has ended its season, the player shall serve the suspension in his/her next game.

Note: A player or coach receiving a match penalty is suspended from participating in any USA Hockey games and practices until a hearing is conducted.