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TGHA is celebrating 48 Years of Girls Hockey in 2020-2021!

TGHA END-OF-SEASON SURVEY 

CALL FOR HEAD COACHES 

 GOALIES PLAY FREE/REDUCED  FEES  

 TEAM FORMATION/TRYOUTS 

 
There is certainly a lot happening at TGHA in the Spring! This page will help you stay informed. Check back for updates frequently.
 

2021 End of Season Survey

TGHA END-OF-SEASON SURVEY 
 

It takes a village to run a girls hockey association. We need your input to help us plan for our best year yet. 

Click on this link to take this short TGHA survey and help us create another memorable season of play!

 


Call For Head Coaches

CALL FOR HEAD COACHES 

TGHA is asking for the individuals interested in being head coach for any of the teams noted below to submit their request for consideration/approval.  As done in prior years, head coaches’ applications/letters of interest will be reviewed by the board and a head coach for each team will be selected.  Head coaches will nominate assistant coaches & team managers at a later meeting (board approval required). 

 

Detailed Process for Application Listed Below

Process for Application/Key Dates for Head Coaches:

1) Submit application/letter of interest by TUESDAY May 4, 2021.  There is no required format. The application/letter should state the coaches USA Hockey credentials, experience coaching, community and professional responsibilities and convey the coach’s interest in the mission of TGHA. Letters of reference will be accepted along with the application.

2) Email Head Coach applications to the TGHA Board Executive Leadership Team:

 

3) Applications will be distributed to the entire board for a vote at the May 11, 2021 TGHA Board Meeting at 6:30pm.  The ZOOM link will be available upon request for all TGHA community members. (Voting will be held privately...non-Board members in attendance will be put in a waiting room while voting happens).


TEAM STRUCTURES for 2021-2022 Season 

 

The TGHA Board has approved the 2021-2022 team structure for our 49th season of girls hockey (as shown below).

Note: Details for each team will be adjusted through the planning process in order to adapt to registration numbers, interests and available resources. We hope to field several Tier 2 Tournament-Bound teams at the 12U age level and above. 10U and above will have 2 on-ice practices per week on Mondays and Thursdays; 3rd on-ice skills sessions TBD; home games on Saturdays & away games on Sunday.

- 8U3 on-ice practices per week, co-ed with CRC/The Rink Mites (girls will register for both Associations). Girls-only cross-ice practices with some tournament/jamborees to be scheduled throughout the season. Girls ages 6-8. 

- 10U: 2 assigned ice time/practices per week on Monday and Thursday with a game slot rotation each Saturday. Away games scheduled on Sundays. Girls ages 9-10. 

-12U: 2 assigned ice time/practices per week on Monday and Thursday with a game slot rotation each Saturday. Away games scheduled on Sundays. Girls ages 11-12.  

-14U: 2 assigned ice time/practices per week on Monday and Thursday with a game slot rotation each Saturday. Away games scheduled on Sundays.   Girls ages 13-14. 

-16U/19U: 2 assigned ice time/practices per week on Monday and Thursday with a game slot rotation each Saturday. Away games scheduled on Sundays. Girls ages 15-19.  Note: Teams will coordinate with Ithaca High School Varsity Hockey schedule to insure no game conflicts and no double practices.

 

Note NEW GOALIE Policy: Goalies aged 12U and above play for FREE. 10U goalies and younger play for half-price.


TEAM FORMATION/TRYOUTS MAY 5th 

SAVE THE DATE for Saturday, May 15, from 12noon to 2pm for our annual TGHA Team Formation/Tryouts!  We weren't able to hold these last season due to Covid19 but we are planning to holding these sessions for girls ages 10U and older.

Cost is $15/per player. Specific age times will be posted the week of May 10th.

14U Team in between games at NY States

Congratulations to our 14U Team qualifying for States Tournament. Here they are in-between games at Niagara Falls in April 2021


TGHA Return-to-Play Covid19 Protocols are available via the document link (see below).

 

*Click here to access/complete the online

 TGHA HEALTH SCREENING FORM

 

*Mandatory: For use by ALL players/parents/spectators BEFORE each TGHA practice and games as of 2/1/2021.

 


 Our 2021 TGHA Shooting Stars Tournament is scheduled for the 1st week of December 2021 (pending county health department approval). Registration will be open by October 2021.

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Email:  tghahockey@gmail.com

Snail Mail: TGHA, PO Box 3962, Ithaca, NY 14852

Founded in 1972, Tompkins Girls’ Hockey Association (TGHA) is the oldest girls’ hockey organization in New York State and one of the oldest in the country! 

TGHA’s mission is simple:  to provide instruction in the game of hockey, develop individual skills, encourage concepts of team play and sportsmanship and have fun!  

TGHA teams and programs include girls ages 6-19 of all levels and abilities.

Our current Board of Directors for 2020-2021 Season:

 BOARD POSITIONS  Name/Email
President CJ DelVecchio Croft
tghahockey@gmail.com

Registrar

Executive Leadership Team

Michelle Hallock

michelle.hallock@gmail.com

Treasurer

Mark Lorentzen

MLorentzen@trccompanies.com

Secretary

Mary Anne Camel

maryannecamel@gmail.com

Board Member

Executive Leadership Team

Brian Crane

BC69@cornell.edu

 

Board Member

Hank Gerson

hankgerson@me.com

 

Board Member

Beth Heck

bheck0723@gmail.com

 

Board Member

Trent Paskins

trentlives@gmail.com

 

Board Member

Joel Cook

jocook@cscsd.org

 

Board Member

Stephanie Perine

stephanie.perine@gmail.com

 

   
 NON-BOARD POSITIONS  KEY LEADERS
Communications Coordinator

CJ DelVecchio Croft
Mary Anne Camel

 

Ice Scheduler Brian Crane
ACE/Coaching Coordinator Jonathan Joseph
Cub Club  

Fundraising Managers

 

Stephanie Perine

Trent Paskins

 

Equipment/Apparel Manager

Tiffany Bechtold

Alumni Committee Mary Grainger
 

Shooting Stars Tournament Director

 

Tournament Hotel Bookings

 

Tournament Program

Katie Howells
 
 

Trent Paskins

 
TBD
Webmasters
Beth Heck
Stephanie Perine
Mary Anne Camel