Welcome back to the AGHF Player of the Week for the week ended September 17th, 2023! This weekly feature, running throughout the 2023-24 season, pays tribute to outstanding players across all divisions. Our honorees are selected from player nominations submitted by their respective coaches. You can now commemorate their achievements with customizable Player of the Week merchandise available in the league store.

Here are this week’s Players of the Week for each division:

10U Nominating Coach: Audrey Wilson

12U Nominating Coach: DJ Matthews

14U Diamond Nominating Coach: Kyra Herbert

14U Platinum Nominating Coach: Daryl Stringer

16U Diamond Nominating Coach: Brooke Reimer

16U Platinum Nominating Coach: Joe Latronica

19U Diamond Nominating Coach: Matt Haney

19U Platinum Nominating Coach: Steve Morris

Honorable Mentions:

Ashley TicePTL U12 Elite12U21Forward
Addyson BestWBS Lady Knights14U Diamond74Forward
Alexandra SkarkasNJ Bandits 14AA14U Diamond10Forward
Payton LogothetySTJ 14U Girls14U Diamond90Center
Avery FreidayConnecticut Polar Bears14U Diamond1Goalie
Reilly McCannLVPY14U Diamond32Center
Samantha LuiPTL Orange14U Diamond7Forward
Ryleigh StringerTri-City Eagles Blue14U Platinum42Center
Catherine SpeirPTL 16U Black16U Diamond3Forward
Samantha ReiterNJ Bandits 16aa16U Diamond12Forward
Ella BrayPTL Orange16U Diamond77Forward
Sofia FryerNJ Lady Kings U16 Platinum16U Platinum24Goalie
Jess SperlingNJ Bandits Potash19U Diamond53Left wing
Isabella GorkowskiTri-City Eagles19U Diamond29Goalie
Abby TannerTri-City Eagles19U Diamond35Goalie
Ayla HillSTJ19U Diamond3Forward
Emily PhillipsYork Lady Devils19U Diamond87Forward
Meghan TheobaldNJ Bandits Morris19U Platinum35Goalie

The AGHF is excited to announce an official partnership with The Hockey Path, which will provide video analysis for all AGHF players this season. Please use code AGHFTEAMS to receive 10% off all sessions.

The Hockey Path is a group of current and recent college and professional hockey players who provide video analysis over Zoom to youth hockey teams & individuals. Each video coach with The Hockey Path has played at some of the highest levels and is experienced in running video sessions.

As part of the video sessions, The Hockey Path will clip the footage for you and screenshare the video on the call. As objective, outside voices who are role models for the players, they capture attention, provide mentorship and give an unbiased view on how to improve your hockey sense.

More details, including sign up links can be found on the website here: www.thehockeypath.com

Welcome back to the AGHF Player of the Week for the week ended September 10th, 2023! This weekly feature, running throughout the 2023-24 season, pays tribute to outstanding players across all divisions. Our honorees are selected from player nominations submitted by their respective coaches. You can now commemorate their achievements with customizable Player of the Week merchandise available in the league store.

Here are this week’s Players of the Week for each division:

10U Nominating Coach: Hannah Serruya

12U Nominating Coach: Bobbi Fedele

14U Diamond Nominating Coach: Michael Bazzone

14U Platinum Nominating Coach: Jon Bass

16U Diamond Nominating Coach: Rebecca Morse

16U Platinum Nominating Coach: Sean O’Connor

19U Diamond Nominating Coach: Grace Potash

Honorable Mentions:

Get ready to lace up your skates and sharpen your blades because the excitement is about to hit the ice! The Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation is gearing up for an electrifying start to the 2023-24 season, with the puck dropping tomorrow, September 9th, for a riveting match-up between the 16U Diamond PTL Black and MassConn United. With an impressive lineup of over 80 teams, the AGHF is set to deliver another captivating season.

In a testament to the league’s unwavering commitment to excellence, the AGHF has meticulously crafted a schedule filled with thrilling showcases, the highly anticipated All-Star event, and the prestigious AGHF Championship. The excitement kicks off with the Ironhorse Cup powered by the NGHL on September 9th, featuring teams from all divisions, promising a thrilling start to the season.

The AGHF takes pride in providing high-quality league games and showcases for over 80 teams in the Mid-Atlantic region, uniquely catering to its member-owned clubs. The AGHF currently fields girls’ hockey programs at Platinum and Diamond divisions for various age groups, including 10U, 12U, 14U (Diamond/Platinum), 16U (Diamond/Platinum), and 19U age levels. This diversity makes the AGHF a truly unique opportunity, as each of the Founders and Member clubs operates at all levels of girls’ hockey, offering an exceptional experience for all players.

Stay in the loop with the latest updates, scores, and highlights by following the Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation on all major platforms. It’s game on!

The Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation is thrilled to announce the launch of its new exclusive merchandise store!

The AGHF League Merch Store showcases an impressive range of top-quality apparel and accessories, designed to elevate your hockey experience. The store features renowned brand CCM to bring you hoodies, shirts, and more that exude both style and performance. Our customizable items are here to help you stand out like never before. Elevate your gear by adding a personal touch – your name and number – to a selection of apparel and accessories.

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Stay tuned for more updates, promotions, and announcements

We are excited to announce that the hotel links for the upcoming Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation Showcase #2 are now available for booking. As we prepare to bring together teams and supporters from across the country, we want to ensure that everyone has the information they need to secure their accommodations for the event.

Participating teams can access the hotel links to make their reservations at their earliest convenience. We understand the importance of securing your preferred accommodations, and therefore, we recommend booking early to ensure availability and to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

The Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation is thrilled to create a platform for teams to come together in a positive and competitive environment. Our goal is to foster growth and development within the sport of hockey, and your participation is a crucial part of achieving this aim.

Booking Information: Please visit the following link to access the hotel options for the Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation Showcase #2: https://atlanticgirlshockeyfederation.com/showcases/

We look forward to seeing you all at the Showcases!

Are you or someone you know facing financial obstacles that stand in the way of playing hockey? The AGHF, in collaboration with the Black Bear Youth Hockey Foundation, is proud to present scholarships designed to ease financial burdens.

Scholarship applications for the 2023-24 hockey season are now open from August 1st to September 15th. Eligible applicants include athletes aged 18 and under who have a strong passion for hockey but are in need of financial assistance to participate. An individual can apply for a scholarship once per calendar year.

Visit the application page and complete all the required fields, including the necessary attachments. Make sure to submit your application before the September 15th deadline. Once the applications are reviewed, successful recipients will be notified via email by October 10th. We encourage all eligible athletes and their families to apply for these scholarships.

For more information and to access the scholarship application, click here.

About Black Bear Youth Hockey Foundation
Black Bear Youth Hockey Foundation was formed in 2020 to remove financial barriers to youth hockey. Through individual grants and sponsored programming, the foundation’s goal is to increase American youth hockey participation ​and ease the financial stress that many families undertake to afford equipment and ice time. Youth hockey cultivates friendships, teamwork and accountability. Most importantly, players develop a lifetime passion for the sport. Join us today and donate as we lend a hand to the next generation of hockey players to create opportunities for all children to play ice hockey.

Are you ready to lace up your skates and take on an incredible opportunity? The Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation is thrilled to announce tryouts for our select team heading to the prestigious Quebec International Peewee Tournament. Held from February 7th to February 18th, 2024, this tournament is renowned worldwide, and we want you to be a part of it!

The Quebec International Hockey Tournament is one of the most prestigious minor hockey tournaments globally, attracting over 120 teams from around the world. Each year, players have the chance to compete at the impressive 18,000-seat Videotron Center, as well as participate in exhibition games and practices at partner arenas. It’s an unforgettable experience that allows young athletes to showcase their skills on an international stage.

To assemble our competitive team, the AGHF is hosting tryouts for all players born in 2011 and 2012 who will play on an AGHF team in the upcoming 2023-2024 season.

Event Details

Girls Main Tryout at Pro Skate Arena for Birth Years 2011-12

Players must attend a minimum of two sessions but are welcome to participate in all three.

Registration and More

To register for the tryouts and learn more about the AGHF, please visit the link here. We encourage all aspiring players to take advantage of this opportunity and join us in Quebec.

Please note that Quebec Tryouts are subject to the AGHF being awarded a team in October. We understand the importance of financial considerations, which is why there will be no charge for any team fees until we receive confirmation of being awarded a bid.

The Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation is pleased to announce the locations for the upcoming showcases. The showcases will take place in various cities across New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland, offering a diverse range of venues for teams to compete in. These showcases are not only an excellent opportunity for teams to showcase their talent and skills, but also a chance to foster camaraderie and sportsmanship among the participating teams.

The first showcase is just around the corner, and we are excited to announce that the hotel links for this event are now available on our website. Participating teams and their supporters can access the hotel links and make their reservations at their earliest convenience. We recommend booking early to secure your preferred accommodations.

For the second showcase, the hotel links will be made available in the next couple of weeks. We appreciate your patience as we finalize the arrangements and ensure that all necessary information is provided for a successful event.

Please keep an eye on our website and social media channels for updates regarding the showcases and hotel accommodations. We are committed to providing you with the most up-to-date information to assist you in planning your participation in these exciting events.

The Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation is thrilled to bring together teams from across the country for these showcases. It is our aim to create a positive and competitive environment that encourages growth and development in the sport of hockey.

If your team is interested in attending as a guest team, we encourage you to fill out the form here

We look forward to seeing you at the upcoming showcases!

The Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation is thrilled to welcome the Connecticut Polar Bears, the first all-girls ice hockey program in Connecticut, to its league for the upcoming 2023-24 season. As one of the premier girls’ hockey programs in the country, the Polar Bears bring a rich legacy of success and commitment to player development. With their impressive track record of national championships, college placements, and Olympic participation, the Polar Bears are poised to make a significant impact in the Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation.

Founded on the principles of skill development, teamwork, and dedication, the Connecticut Polar Bears have established themselves as a force to be reckoned with in girls’ ice hockey. With their home rink at The Rinks at Shelton in Shelton, Connecticut, the Polar Bears have nurtured the talents of numerous young athletes, guiding them towards success both on and off the ice.

The Polar Bears’ extraordinary achievements speak volumes about their commitment to excellence. With an impressive tally of 12 National Championships, the organization has consistently demonstrated their ability to compete at the highest level. Moreover, the Polar Bears have seen nine of their players go on to represent their countries in the Olympic Games, a testament to the program’s dedication to nurturing elite talent.

At the core of the Polar Bears’ success lies their unwavering commitment to the development of their players. The organization’s coaching staff is renowned for their expertise and ability to provide high-level training and competition opportunities. By emphasizing both individual growth and teamwork, the Polar Bears create an environment where players can flourish and reach their full potential.

The Connecticut Polar Bears take great pride in their ability to help players pursue their dreams of playing college hockey. With an impressive track record of placing over 250 players in colleges across the nation, the Polar Bears have become a trusted pathway for aspiring young athletes. Through a combination of skill development, mentorship, and exposure to college coaches, the program empowers its players to excel academically and athletically.

As the program continues to thrive, the Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation eagerly looks forward to witnessing the Polar Bears’ continued success on the ice and their invaluable contributions to the growth of girls’ hockey.