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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2020 Western Mass. Freeze-Out

January 17-20, 2020

Amherst, Massachusetts


Please join the Amherst Hockey Association (AHA) for the USA Hockey sanctioned, annual Western Mass. Freeze-Out.  This is a 10U Red (Tier II), Blue (Tier III), and White (Tier IV) 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 


Order apparel here:


Links to division schedules/results:

   (Red)             (Blue)           (White)          


Tournament Letter

Tournament Rules


Tournament Highlights:

  • A three-game guarantee for all teams
  • Player of the game award
  • 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)


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 directorStephen Rich at  .