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Hopkins Youth Hockey Association has coaching positions for Squirt, PeeWee, and Bantam level coaches for the 2016-17 season.

Experienced and dedicated coaches are sought to join Hopkins Youth Hockey Association.  Positions are available for Head and Assistant coaches at the Squirt, PeeWee, and Bantam levels. Hopkins Hockey is dedicated to the development of the game of hockey and instilling passion for the game in the players we serve.  

Coaches with all levels of experience can apply to join our coaching team.   Head coaches receive a stipend to share with their coaching team - $5,000 for Bantams, $4,000 for PeeWees, and $3,000 for Squirts.  To express your interest please provide a detailed summary of your related experience to Youth Travel Director Vincent Manarin @ v_manarin@hotmail.com.

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Watch this section for updates concerning certification, practice plans or drills that may be of interest to you and other information that should be helpful to coaches of all levels.

If you have coaching ideas to share, please contact our ACE Coordinator Greg Schumacher. 

 

Recent Coaching Information News

Coaches Wanted

07/19/2016, 8:45pm CDT
By Jill Prohofsky

Hopkins Youth Hockey Association has coaching positions for Squirt, PeeWee, and Bantam level coaches for the 2016-17 season.

 

Experienced and dedicated coaches are sought to join Hopkins Youth Hockey Association.  Positions are available for Head and Assistant coaches at the Squirt, PeeWee, and Bantam levels. Hopkins Hockey is dedicated to the development of the game of hockey and instilling passion for the game in the players we serve.  

 

Coaches with all levels of experience can apply to join our coaching team.   Head coaches receive a stipend to share with their coaching team - $5,000 for Bantams, $4,000 for PeeWees, and $3,000 for Squirts.  To express your interest please provide a detailed summary of your related experience to Youth Travel Director Vincent Manarin @ v_manarin@hotmail.com

HYHA Holds First Checking Clinic

04/01/2016, 5:00pm CDT
By c myers

In preparation for off season hockey, HYHA hosted a checking clinic for next year's Bantams.  Hopkins HS Varsity Coach Cory Peterson and HYHA coach and Travel Coordinator nominee Vince Manarin took the skaters through an hour of drills on the appropriate techniques for checking and body contact.  Preparing new Bantam's for the next level and giving returning players a brush up on their checking skills.  

A second clinic session will take place on April 9th with the coaches expanding the drills into game situations.  The clinic is free to all HYHA skaters who will play Bantams in the 2016-17 season.  Go to the clinic/tryout page of the HYHA website for the registration link.

Photos from the first session can be found at hopkinshshockey.shutterfly.com

 

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Coaching Ethics Code

All USA Hockey ice hockey coaches (head and assistant) and instructors must abide by the USA Hockey Coaching Ethics Code, and understand that violations may result in full or partial forfeiture of coaching privileges in programs, at sites or events under USA Hockey’s governance.

All coaches have an obligation to be familiar with USA Hockey’s Coaching Ethics Code. Lack of awareness or misunderstanding of an ethical standard is not itself a defense to a charge of unethical conduct. The USA Hockey Coaching Ethics Code can be found online at
usahockey.com under Coaches.