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Rome Youth Hockey Association


Rome Youth Hockey Association Our Mission is to provide our youth with the best possible opportunity to HAVE FUN while playing the sport of Ice Hockey.


Tryout Dates Posted!

Head coaches have been named for the following travel and tournament bound teams:

10U Co-Ed Erik Curtis

12U Co-Ed Jason Combs

12U Girls Nick Mendiola

14U Co-Ed Dan Pylman

14U Girls Steve Zizzo


Below are the evaluation dates that have been set for 2019/2020 tryouts. Tryout dates are only for tournament bound / travel teams, all other evaluations will be conducted in September / October 2019. The cost for tryouts is $20 per skater, per team trying out for, an online registration/payment link will be available soon on our website on the registration page.


RYHA will look to field team at the 10u-Travel, 12u-Girls Tournament Bound, 12u-Tournament Bound, 14u Girls Tournament Bound and 14u Tournament Bound.

All tryouts will be held at Whitestown Ice Arena unless indicated otherwise.

10u Travel

April 6th 4-4:50PM

April 7th 3-4:20 PM


12u Girls Tournament Bound

April 6th 5-5:50 PM

April 7th 4:30 - 6:00 PM


12u Tournament Bound

April 6th 6-6:50PM

April 7th 6:15 - 7:50 PM

April 8th 8-8:50 PM


14u Girls Tournament Bound

4/22 8-9:10 PM

4/23 - 7pm (At Meachem Ice Rink)

4/29 8-9:20 PM

5/3 7-8:20 PM (Tentative)


14u Tournament Bound

4/22 9:10 - 10:20 PM

4/27 5:30 - 6:50 PM

4/28 3-4:20 PM





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