To provide an opportunity for youth in the Amherst-Pelham Regional School District, Hadley, Sunderland, Belchertown and surrounding communities to play organized hockey.. To instill a sense of honesty, courage, and respect in our youth, as well as teach t

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The Amherst Hockey Association along with USA Hockey takes the sport of hockey very seriously, and along with the fun and excitement of the game we are just as serious when it comes to injuries and of course injury prevention. We hope you will read and appreciate this important educational and informative content so that all players have the opportunity to enjoy the game and all it has to offer. Please where applicable, we suggest sharing these topics with your children as well. Education is the best way to reduce player injuries.


FAQ for parents and coaches

Time Out for Concussion Article

USA Hockey Concussion Management

Fitting Hockey Helmets