In a significant development for the girls’ hockey scene, the North Jersey Avalanche is set to make their debut in the Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation (AGHF) for the upcoming 2024-25 season. This marks a historic milestone as the Avalanche, renowned for their nationally ranked hockey programs, venture into the realm of girls’ hockey for the first time.

Hailing from the bustling hockey hub of Hackensack, New Jersey, the Avalanche call the Ice House their home turf. 

With close to 40 travel hockey teams across various levels, including both Tier I and Tier II, the Avalanche have firmly established themselves as a powerhouse in the hockey community. Their commitment to player development and their track record of success speak volumes about their dedication to the sport.

The decision to introduce a girls’ program within the North Jersey Avalanche organization reflects a growing recognition of the importance of inclusivity and diversity within the hockey landscape. By embracing girls’ hockey, the Avalanche not only expand their reach but also contribute to the overall growth and advancement of the sport.

The Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation eagerly welcomes the North Jersey Avalanche into its ranks and looks forward to witnessing their impact on the league in the seasons to come. With their rich history and unwavering commitment to excellence, the Avalanche are sure to leave an indelible mark on the world of girls’ hockey.

About Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation

The Atlantic Girls Hockey Federation (“AGHF”) is a USA Hockey Sanctioned Elite Tier-II Youth Hockey League that facilitates games throughout the Mid-Atlantic for its club members and families. The AGHF provides high-quality league games and showcases for over 70 teams in the Mid-Atlantic uniquely catering to its member-owned clubs. The AGHF currently fields girls hockey programs at Platinum and Diamond divisions for the following age groups: the 10U, 12U, 14U (Diamond/Platinum), 16U (Diamond/Platinum), and 19U age levels. The AGHF is truly a unique opportunity as each of the Founders and Member clubs operate at all levels of girls’ hockey, making it a unique experience for all players.

The AGHF distinguishes itself with a full-time professional staff, live scoring, and extensive social media coverage, making it the ultimate choice for those seeking the best. With showcases, All-Stars, and Championships, the AGHF offers a complete experience for our members.