Cranford Hockey Club Forward to Shave head for Childhood Cancer Research
Jan26

Cranford Hockey Club Forward to Shave head for Childhood Cancer Research

Bantam AA forward Tyler Mekovetz will once again shave his head for childhood cancer research. Three years ago Tyler heard about St.Badricks.org, a fund raising organization that donates all proceeds to childhood cancer research. The object to ask people to donate whatever little they can and when the Shave date comes the flowing locks go. I as a parent with my wife work the score board at our games and we would always laugh when the...

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Flyers Youth Supports the Troops
Jan22

Flyers Youth Supports the Troops

Flyers youth Bantam A coaches and players have been busy collecting donations from their families and packing boxes. We have numerous packages underway to members of a platoon of the 101st Airborne Division the United States Army, currently on deployment in Afghanistan. You could say that we have “adopted a platoon!” The coaches, our players and all of our families were on board to do something to support and honor those...

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NJYHL Points Leaders
Jan18

NJYHL Points Leaders

PWAA Pts Leader Eric Dunn(Ramapo Saints) PWA Pts Leader Cole Schneider (Toms River Blackhawks) PWB Pts Leader Joseph Morrello(Woodbridge Wolfpack) BTAA Points Leader Nicholas Lidondici (Red Bank Generals) BTA Points Leader Frederick Brutto(Old Bridge Junior Knights) BTB Points Leader Liam Hartmann (Mercer Chiefs) 16UAA Points Leader Carson Briere(Jaguars) 16UA Points Leader Austin Shortall(Atlantic City Sharks) 18UAA Points Leader...

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Princeton Youth Hockey Association Equipment Drive
Jan16

Princeton Youth Hockey Association Equipment Drive

The families of Princeton Youth Hockey Association recently held an equipment drive to benefit Ice Hockey in Harlem (IHIH). IHIH is a non-profit community based organization for youth that uses the sport of hockey to promote academic achievement, responsibility, teamwork and good character. IHIH relies almost entirely on funding from individuals, corporations and foundations to operate this program. Two teams from PYHA have had the...

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Saints Raise Money for Breast Cancer Research
Jan08

Saints Raise Money for Breast Cancer Research

Approximately 1 in 8 U.S. women (about 12%) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. About 40,000 women in the U.S. were expected to die in 2014 from breast cancer, though death rates have been decreasing since 1989, with larger decreases in women under 50. These decreases are attributed to treatment advances, earlier detection through screening, and increased awareness. During the month of October, and in...

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Princeton Youth Hockey Travels to Central Park
Dec20

Princeton Youth Hockey Travels to Central Park

Photo and article submitted by Patti Cordasco The PYHA Bantam B team traveled to Lasker Rink in Central Park, N.Y.C. on Sunday December 14th 2014 to play a non-league game against a team from the organization Ice Hockey in Harlem. The game was played outdoors under the lights on a rink that serves as a swimming pool in the summer. It was a great atmosphere, and players from both teams competed hard against each other. Although the...

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Brick Goalie Looks To Cure Alzheimer’s One Save At A Time
Nov30

Brick Goalie Looks To Cure Alzheimer’s One Save At A Time

Article Submitted by Matt Carmen Brick Hockey Club Goalie, Cameron Carmen, has raised over $4,500 to help battle Alzheimer’s over the passed 3 seasons. Articles detailing his accomplishments are enclosed...

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NJ Freeze Sponsor a Food Drive for the Flemington Food Pantry
Nov24

NJ Freeze Sponsor a Food Drive for the Flemington Food Pantry

Article and Photo submitted by Monica Ball This November, the New Jersey Freeze hockey teams, in cooperation with Aspen Ice Flemington, sponsored a “Freeze Out Hunger” drive for the Flemington Food Pantry. Members collected several boxes of food and delivered them to the Pantry the week of Thanksgiving.

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Toms River Blackhawks Visit Rose Garden Nursing Home
Nov20

Toms River Blackhawks Visit Rose Garden Nursing Home

Article submitted by Emy Fava The Toms River Peewee A Regional Silver Sticks Champions recently volunteered at the Rose Garden Nursing home helping the residents with Bingo. The boys went there several times and both the residents and our boys really enjoyed spending the time together. The boys helped the residents with their bongo cards and each took turns calling out the numbers. Even little brothers and sisters got involved and...

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Lawrence Flames Bantam Is Overrun With Hockey Equipment
Nov19

Lawrence Flames Bantam Is Overrun With Hockey Equipment

Article Submitted by John Lenox   Beginning this past summer, Lawrence Flames Bantam A Player, Ethan Block, started an equipment drive to benefit the Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation in Philly. The response was overwhelming! His teammates, along with other hockey players from the local community, generously donated piles of used equipment, in good condition, at three donation boxes around the area: one at the Flames home-rink at...

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