Arizona is home to a number of USA Hockey Tier 2 travel hockey program + one USA Hockey Tier 1 travel hockey program. Please see below for our teams and links to their individual websites for team, coaching and tryout information.
JUNIOR COYOTES TIER 1
The P.F. Chang’s Youth Hockey organization was formed to provide the very best in hockey development, sportsmanship, integrity, coaching and exposure for the elite hockey player playing in the State of Arizona. By balancing on-ice and off-ice instruction with an emphasis on family, education, discipline and work ethic, it was our goal to provide each youth hockey player with the opportunity of a lifetime. In May of 2010, the PF Chang’s Tier 1 Hockey Program Board of Directors announced that its Tier 1 teams will change their name to the Phoenix Jr. Coyotes Midget Elite Program beginning the 2010-2011 season. Tier 1 teams will continue to participate in the prestigious Tier 1 Elite League.
Rink: Ice Den Scottsdale
The Jr. Coyotes AA Development program has teams competing at the Mite to Midget age divisions at the Scottsdale Ice Den location. Our main goal is for our AA players to develop their hockey skills in order to challenge for positions with our Jr. Coyotes Elite Tier I/AAA teams each year. We are also firmly dedicated to supporting and enhancing the growth of ice hockey throughout the State of Arizona. The CAHA youth program is committed to invest in the children of our community and offer a foundation of athletic development, sportsmanship and personal integrity.
Rink: Ice Den Scottsdale
JUNIOR SUN DEVILS
The JSD Elite Hockey Program’s goal is not just to provide the best Player Development Program in the State of AZ, but to Provide the best Player Development Program in the Country! We understand that that is a lofty goal but we will never stop working, learning, & trying to better our Program for the benefit of our Athletes and our families.
Rink: Oceanside Ice Arena
Mission AZ Ice is a 501(c)3, non-profit youth travel hockey organization dedicated to the betterment of young athletes. A Mission experience encompasses on-ice development as well as off-ice elements such as family, community service and academic performance. A Mission experience is about the whole child. The measure of our success lies not in the number of banners we possess, but in the character our players display every single day.
Rink: AZ Ice Peoria
ARIZONA HOCKEY UNION
The Arizona Hockey Union is a youth hockey organization that operates under the non-profit 501 3 c charter of the Arizona Hockey Clubs, Inc. Our Mission is to promote long term growth and development of youth ice hockey players through administering both a developmental and competitive hockey program serving the entire Valley. Our principal purpose is to provide young athletes the opportunity to participate and develop in a positive hockey environment by offering; high quality coaching, practice and skill development, and the exposure to advanced competition through participation in high caliber games and tournaments.
Rink: AZ Ice Gilbert
The mission of the Valley of the Sun Hockey Association is to provide high-quality skill development in hockey for all players in a safe environment. With a focus on progressive skill development and enthusiastic support of players, our goal is to create a positive and successful hockey experience. Thorough training and education, role models, an emphasis on the value of sportsmanship, and family participation will be at the forefront of all association activities. We will strive to ensure that our organization continues to increase the development of youth hockey as it fulfills the needs of our members.
Rink: AZ Ice Arcadia
The Flagstaff Youth Hockey Association (FYHA) is a Youth Hockey organization located in Flagstaff, Arizona. Under the direction of an all volunteer Board of Directors, FYHA offers hockey opportunities for children ages 18 and younger in both our Recreational (House) and Competitive (Travel) hockey programs.
Rink: Jay Lively Ice Arena
ARIZONA KACHINAS – GIRLS HOCKEY PROGRAM
We are committed to provide girls within Arizona and the Rocky Mountain region with a safe, competitive environment while promoting the enjoyment, appreciation and understanding of hockey. Advocate USA Hockey core values and support AAHA stated purpose. In addition, encompass partnerships with all hockey associations in the state of Arizona.