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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2019 Western Mass. Freeze-Out

January 18-21, 2019

Amherst, Massachusetts


Please join the Amherst Hockey Association (AHA) for the USA Hockey sanctioned, annual Western Mass. Freeze-Out.  This is a 10U (Squirt) A (Red), B (White), and C (Blue) Division tournament at:


                           Mullins Center Main Arena & Community Rink (UMass Amherst),                                200 Commonwealth Ave., Amherst, MA 01003

                                                                 Orr Rink (Amherst College),                                                      300 South Pleasant St., Amherst, MA 01002 

                                                  Lossone Arena (Williston Northampton School),                                               20 Greenwood Court, Easthampton, MA 01027.


Tournament Program


Links to division schedules/results:

   A (Red)          B (White)          C (Blue)        


Tournament Letter

Tournament Rules


Tournament Highlights:

  • A three-game guarantee for all teams
  • Team trophy for tournament champions and runners-up
  • Excellent hotel options
  • A variety of restaurant choices
  • Lots of local activities (college sports, movies, bowling, rock-climbing, arts & museums)
  • Watch a live UMass Hockey Game @ 7pm, January 18 (Friday)! Buy tickets here!
  • Watch a live Springfield Thunderbirds Hockey game on Monday, January 21 @ 1:05pm! Buy tickets here!


This tournament fills up quickly, please register early! We look forward to seeing you, come join us for the fun. 

Cost $1100.00/team




For more information, please contact our Tournament directorMichelle Kendall at , or our Assistant Tournament directorMike Loudon at .