• June 2014
  • Volume 2 Issue 5
  • Ask AHAI
    Ask the Coach
    2014-15 Mite Hockey Season
    Hockey Hotbed: Illinois!
    A Step aHead Baseline Testing Registration Opens July 1
    Breakaway Contest Winners!
    AHAI News & Information: 5 IL Skaters Headed to National Camps
    Registration Continues for AHAI's Tier I Mite ADM Program
    Save the Date! Sports Medicine Symposium
    Blackhawks News
    Blackhawks 3v3 Hockey Series
  • Volume 2 Issue 4
  • Ask AHAI
    Ask the Coach
    Illinois Natives Honored at USA Hockey's Night of Tribute
    Tier I Mite ADM Program Filling Up Quickly!
    AHAI Golf Outing
    Tier II Choice Substitution Application Process Dates & Information
    Official's Corner
    NAHL Entry Draft Set for June 3
    Central District News: Girls' National Camp At-Large Invitees
    USAH News: Annual Congress Highlights
    Great Summer Read for Bantams & Midgets
  • May 2014
  • Volume 2 Issue 3
  • Ask AHAI
    Letter from the President
    AHAI Tier I Mite ADM Program Registration Begins June 1
    Tony Rossi Receives Builders Award
    Blackhawks Ticket Winner!
    Tier II Choice Substitution Application Process Dates & Information
    AHAI News: Tier I Mite ADM Program Open House
    NAHL Entry Draft Set for June 3
    Central District Girls Player Development Camp
    Trent Klatt: "Go Play Ball"
    Problem for Sports Parents: Overspending
    Graduate Student Seeking Athletes to Participate in Survey
  • Mite Newsletter Volume 1 Issue 7
  • The Problem for Sports Parents: Overspending
    Tier I Mite ADM Program Open House
    Arapahoe Follows Avalanche's Lead to ADM
    Trent Klatt: "Go Play Ball"
    Video: Bob Mancini: The 24-Hour Athlete
    Video: Ryan Kesler: Respecting Opponents
    Just for Coaches: On- & Off-Ice Practice Plans
  • Volume 2 Issue 2
  • IL Grabs 20 out of 59 Spots for USAH National Camps!
    Central District Boys In-District Bantam Development Camp
    VIDEO: More Than Hockey Skills: An Interview with Don Granato
    Become a Fan on Facebook! You Could Win a Pair of Hawks Tickets!
    How to Update Your Contact Information with USAH & AHAI
    TIER II Choice Substitution Application Process Dates & Information
    36 IL Players Selected at USHL Entry Draft
    2014 Sled Player Development Camp
    Graduate Student Seeking Athletes to Participate in Survey
  • April 2014
  • Volume 2 Issue 1
  • 2 and 2 Challenge
    Win a Pair of Hawks Tickets!
    AHAI Annual Meeting
    AHAI Mite ADM Program
    Team Illinois Celebrates Repeat Showcase Triumph
    AHAI News: What Level Should My Child Play? and AAA Hockey: Early Bird Gets the Worm!
    Central District News: Level 4 CEP Clinic and District Festival Tryouts
    2014 USAH Central District Girls Selections
    Junior Hockey: Illinois & Beyond
    Vikings Youth Hockey Program Booming
    USA Wins Gold Over Czech Republic
    BIG Savings from Sports Authority!
  • Mite Newsletter Volume 1 Issue 6
  • 8U: They Call it Summer Vacation for a Reason
    AHAI Mite ADM Program: A Unique Opportunity for '06 and '07 Birth Years!
    Faribault Embracing Youth Hockey Renaissance
    Lovejoy Credits NHL Success to Multi-Sport Versatility
    Video: Don Lucia: Skill Development & Fun vs. Winning at All Costs
    VIDEO: Generation Floorball - The Growth of Floorball in the USA
    Just for Coaches: On- & Off-Ice Practice Plans
  • Volume 1 Issue 25
  • Level 4 CEP Clinic Announced
    Central District Girls' Tryout Camp Information
    Midwest Pee Wee Tournament of Champions
    Adult State Champions
    USAH Parent Handbook Now Online
    Tim Stapleton Chosen for US Men's National Team
    2 IL Skaters Commit to USAH NTDP
    AHAI Annual Meeting
    USAH National Championship Results
    High Praise for Providence Catholic
    AHAI Mite ADM Program
    2014 AHAI Player Development/Identification Tryout Camp Concludes
    Illinois Captures America's Showcase Title for 2nd Consecutive Year!
    Team Central Claims America's Showcase Title...Again!
    200+ IL Men & Women Rostered to D1 & D3 College Teams
    Don Granato Announced as Asst. Coach for US National Junior Team
    Meet Bud Monaco: IHHF Bio Series
    How Parents (and Their Lawyers) Are Killing Minor Hockey
    BMO Harris Bank Player, Coach & Volunteer of the Month
  • March 2014
  • Mite Newsletter Volume 1 Issue 5
  • Parent Handbook Launched Online
    Blackhawks Host Mites at the UC
    ADM-Inspired Seahawks Rule the Asphalt & the Ice
    Videos: Julie Chu Talks Playing Multiple Sports, Filling Their Emotional Tank and Adults Play on the BIG Ice
    Just For Coaches: On- & Off-Ice Practice Plans
  • Volume 1 Issue 24
  • Adult State Tournament
    Ross Forman's High School Hockey Highlights
    Hayes-Suburban League Highlights
    Illinois West League Highlights
    Scholastic League Highlights
    DSkate Hockey: Hockey for Players with Type 1 Diabetes
    Tier II & Girls State Champions!
    Tier I: Kohlman Cup 1st Stop on Road to Nationals
    Tier II: 5 Teams Bound for USAH National Championships
    Paralympians Roybal and McKee Bring Home GOLD!
    VIDEO: Student Athletes Recognized at Blackhawk Alumni Scholarship Awards
    NWHL Champions!
    CSDHL Champions & Academic Awards
    NIHL Academic Excellence Recipients
    Try Hockey For Free Day Breaks Previous Participation Record
    6 IL Players Invited to Attend USAH's NTDP Evaluation Camp!
    7th Annual Wirtz Cup Champions
    BMO Harris Bank Player, Coach & Volunteer of the Month
  • Volume 1 Issue 23
  • "It's Just a Game"
    Adult State Tournament
    Girls' Central District Tryout Registration
    Blackhawks Mini 1 on 1 Winners
    Paralympic Games Set to Begin This Weekend
    SHL JV Champions
    IL West Division Champions
    North Central Division Champions
    Charity Events & Fundraisers
    Super Weekend at the Edge: Tier II & Girls' State Championship Games
    2014 Coaches & Players of the Year Awards
    2014 Chicago Blackhawks Alumni Awards
    IL High School Showcase Team Announced
    IL High School State Championship Tickets On Sale Now
    Video: From Child's View, Adults Find Full-Ice No Fun
    NIHL Wolves & President's Cup Champions
    Video: It Takes Dedication, Commitment & Sacrifice to Be a Champion
    IHHF Bio Series: Meet Mark Kurzawski
    IL Youth Participate in Auxiliary Skate at Soldier Field
  • February 2014
  • Mite Newsletter Volume 1 Issue 4 - February 24, 2014
  • ADM Road Show Motors to Success in Michigan
    Weekend Mite Jamborees
    USAH Model Association Flourishing in Orchard lake
    World's Best Teams Use Small-Area Games
    Videos: Overcoming Failure & Olympians Pay Tribute to Youth Hockey
    Just For Coaches: On- and Off-Ice Practice Plans
  • Volume 1 Issue 22 - February 19, 2014
  • Adult State Tournament
    2014 Labatt Blue/USAH Pond Hockey Champions
    High School Hockey with Ross Forman
    USAH Girls'/Women's Coaching Symposium
    ADM World Tour Blackhawks Tickets Winner
    2014 Law Enforcement Hockey Classic
    Mayhem to Host USA Warriors
    2014 Blackhawk Alumni Association Scholarship Recipients
    Girls' Central District Tryouts - Online Registration NOW OPEN!
    Spring Hockey FAQs
    Who Are Minor Officials? Chances Are It's You!
    IHHF Bio Series: Meet Joe Olson
    Hockey Weekend Across America
    U.S. National U-17 & U-18 Capture 5 Nations Titles
    2014 Coach of the Year Nominations
    BMO Harris Bank Player, Coach & Volunteer of the Month
    Thank You, Shaun White
    Correction Made to "Countdown to State
  • Volume 1 Issue 21 - February 3, 2014
  • 2014 State Tournament Information
    Adult State Tournament
    Ask AHAI
    Scholastic Hockey League 2014 All League Team
    High School Hockey with Ross Forman
    4 IL Skaters Rostered to Five Nations Rosters
    Zarzecki & Skarzynski Rostered to US Women's U18 Team
    "COUNTDOWN TO STATE" Special e-Newsletter Coming Soon!
    IHHF Inducts 11 New Members
    Tier II State Tournament Sees Big Increase in Registrations
    Athletico Trainers Retained for State Games
    AHAI to Send Teams to Midwest Regional Pee Wee Invite
    2014 All-State Games Pics and Wrap-Up
    IHHF Bio Series: Mike Lebarre
    Wolves' McCudden Going to Sochi with Women's Team
    USA Men's & Women's Olympic Team Schedules
    2014 Coach of the Year Nominations
    Bozek, Coyne & Chesson Donate OneGoal Starter Sets
    Outdoor ACHA College Hockey This Weekend
  • January 2014 Issues
  • Volume 1 Issue 20 - January 22, 2014
  • "Just for Mites" Now Online
    IHSHL Division All Stars
    High School Hockey with Ross Forman
    Tier II State Tournament Brackets Announced
    2014 High School & Youth Hockey Coach of the Year Nominations
    IHHF Bio Series: Bates Battaglia
    Notre Dame's Kevin Lind: From Youth Hockey to NHL (Video)
    USAH Girls'/Women's Coaching Symposium
  • Mite Newsletter Volume 1 Issue 3
  • Allen & Rutili Driving Skill Development in Chicago
    Chicago ADM World Tour a Hit!
    ADM Spells Success in Grand Rapids
    Why Cross-Ice Hockey?
    VIDEO: Are We Developing Players or Trying to Win Banners
    VIDEO: Repetition & Player Activity
    Just for Coaches: On- and Off-Ice Practice Plans
  • Volume 1 Issue 19
  • Newsletter Name Revealed
    Meet the Paravolas: SNAPSHOT of a Hockey Family
    Blackhawks/AHAI Coaching Clinic
    Chicago ADM World Tour Details
    USAH Midwest Regional PeeWee Invitational
    HS State Tournament Seeding, All State & Showcase Selection Process
    2014 Player Development Process Begins this Month
    Central District Girls Open Tryout Information
    High School Hockey with Ross Forman
    IHHF Bio Series: Carisa Rachel Zaban
    IL Boasts 5 Native Sons on WJC Roster
    IL's Bozek, Coyne and Schaus Go for Gold in Sochi
  • December 2013 Issues
  • Volume 1 Issue 18
  • Video: Skating Into the New Year
    Peoria Thanks Hockey Clubs & Families
    Ho Ho Tourament
    IHHF Bio Series: Efren Molina
    Chicago ADM World Tour Update
    McKee Selected to Represent USA at Sochi Paralympics
    Bloomingdale Woman to Take Ice as Olympic Referee
    BMO Harris Bank Player, Coach & Volunteer of the Month
    Ross Forman Hockey Happenings
    2014 State Tournament Information
  • Mite Newsletter Volume 1 Issue 2
  • The Mite Task Force
    ADM Keeps Colorado Kids Moving Through the Chill
    Rinks in Arizona Embrace Portable Cross-Ice Boards
    Video: ADM Cross-Ice Boards Removal and Replacement
    Chicago ADM World Tour
    Just for Coaches: Practice Plans for On-Ice and Dryland

  • Volume 1 Issue 17 - December 11, 2013
  • Turning a Dream Into A Reality - Brody Roybal
    2014 Illinois State Hockey Championship Information
    Bench Management Part II: How Do I Show Value in Equal Playing Time?
    Chicago ADM World Tour
    IHHF Series: William Buddy Meyers
    Chicago Blackhawk Alumni Association Scholarship Award Information
    Hockey Happenings with Ross Forman
  • November 2013 Issues
  • Inaugural Mite Newsletter
  • Welcome to Just for Mites
    VIdeo: October Mite Jamboree
    Intent is Clear at Newport's Mite Development Program
    Think Small for Big Gains in Learning Hockey
    Just For Coaches: Practice Plans for One-Ice and Dryland
  • Volume 1 Issue 16 - November 26, 2013
  • I Ain't Misbehaving...
    The Role of a Hockey Director
    Bench Management
    Meet Sean Berens, Players' Category
    New "Just For Mites" Newsletter Announced
    Illinois GROW Hockey Summit Expands
    Central District Girls Tryout Weekend Announced
    2014 America's Showcase: HS Girls
    December Mite Jamboree Dates
  • Volume 1 Issue 15 - November 13, 2013
  • Mites Skate to Success - Jamboree Video
    One Goal...One Kid at a Time
    200 Skaters Experience Youth Hockey for First Time
    Bauer World Hockey Invite a Shining Success
    Meet John Opoka, Referees' Category
  • October 2013 Issues
  • Volume 1 Issue 14 - October 30, 2013
  • Mites Jam at AHAI Mite Jamboree
    Facebook Fan Contest Winner
    Role of Registrar
    Try Hockey For Free Day Locations
    Taking ADM Off The Ice
    Put the Breaks on Dangerous Play
  • Volume 1 Issue 13 - October 16, 2013
  • USA Hockey's Bob Mancini on ADM
    Ask AHAI - Is There a Helmet That Prevents Concussions?
    ADM: What About Squirts?
    Rosters: What is the October 15th Deadline?
    IHHF Announces 2013 Class Inductees
    Tier II State Tournament Information
  • Volume 1 Issue 12 - October 3, 2013
  • College Night Information
    Mom's Night at the United Center (Video)
    Understanding Mite Playing Rules
    Important Girls/Womens Hockey Central District Dates
    Why Do We Keep Talking About the "A Step aHead" Program?
  • September 2013 Issues
  • Volume 1 Issue 11 - September 18, 2013
  • Welcome to the 2013-14 Season (Video)
    AHAI: Committed to Developing Quality Coaches
    Just Drop the Puck Already
    Coaches Experience ADM Practice (Video)
    NoozeBox.com: Official Media Partner of AHAI
    Wow! I Get ALL This?
    What is ImPACT Baseline Testing?
    Small-Area Games Lead to Big Increases in Puck Possessions
    Cross-Ice Grant Program
    HUH? Alphabet Soup: ABC's of Illinois Hockey
    Know Your Limits! (Game Limit Information)
  • Volume 1 Issue 10 - September 4, 2013
  • A Step aHead Registration Open
    Official USAH Roster: What Is It? When Do I Need It?
    How-To Guide for Coaches: Pre-Season Parent Meeting
    Parents: What You Should Expect From Your Child's Coach
    No Bull: Cyberbullying
    IHSHL Renames Division
    IHHF Seeking Nominations
    5 Ways to Shape Your Hockey Future
  • August 2013 Issues
  • Volume 1 Issue 9 August 21, 2013
  • Introducing SafeSport
    Skate at the United Center
    Try Hockey for Free
    Concussion Q & A: Ways to Keep Your Skater Safe
    New USAH Helmet Rule
    Hey Coach! The ADM is More than Just Cross-Ice Hockey
  • Volume 1 Issue 8 August 7, 2013
  • Back Up Goalie Rule Clarification
    Officials' Seminar Season Now Open
    Ten Seconds of Joy
    9 Ways to Be a Great Teammate
  • July 2013 Issues
  • Volume 1 Issue 7 July 24, 2013
  • A Step aHead Program Returns
    Let's See How the Adults Like It
    ADM Pilot a Success for Tomahawks (Video)
    Grand Total of Youth Hockey
    10 Reasons Hockey Moms Rock
  • Volume 1 Issue 6 July 10, 2013
  • USAH Central District Level 4 CEP Clinic
    Tier II: What About My 2nd Choice? What Should I Consider?
    2013-14 CEP Clinic Schedule
    Tier II Choice Substitution: Application Process
    Tier II: Midget 3rd Choice Information
    4 IL Players Chosen at NHL Entry Draft

  • June 2013 Issues
  • Volume 1 Issue 5 June 26, 2013
  • 2013-14 USAH Rule Changes
    4 IL Women Selected for US Women's National Team
    Central District 1999 Bantam Development Camp
    USA Sled Hockey Select Camp
    IL USHL Drafted/Tendered Players
    IL NAHL Drafted/Tendered Players
  • Volume 1 Issue 4 June 12, 2013
  • IL Natives Honored at USAH's "A Night of Tribute" Dinner
    "Goals Beyond Hockey" is AHIHA's Mission
    Tony Rossi Retires from USAH
    Official's Corner
    AAA Hockey: Early Bird Gets the Worm

  • May 2013 Issues
  • Volume 1 Issue 3 May 29, 2013
  • ADM: What the Pros Are Saying
    Hockey Canada Federations Remove Checking From Pee Wee
    What is Sled Hockey
    The Car Ride Home
    Secrets to Choosing the Right Summer Camp
  • Volume 1 Issue 2 May 15, 2013
  • Illinois Grabs 22 out of 56 Spots USAH Camps
    Is ADM Real Hockey?
    Tier What? HELP!
    Tier II Two Choice Rule: Clearing Up Confusion
    Teaching Respect for Umps, Officials
    2013 Academic Achievements
  • Volume 1 Issue 1 May 3, 2013
  • 2 and 2 Challenge
    Player Development Process
    Illinois Showcase Team Wins National Title
    2013 State Champions
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