2016 Leagues and Tournaments
Attention all tournament and league directors! We are trying to compile a list of every league and tournament for the 2016 season. Please contact us with your league and event details so we can post an accurate schedule for this year. This helps teams and coaches with schedule during a very busy tournament year. You can submit information directly on our website or via email. Email information to Dave Reaser firstname.lastname@example.org Tournaments: http://ashihockey.org/tournament-list/ Leagues: http://ashihockey.org/usa-league-listings/ Thank you and good luck to all of you in 2016!
Contest Winner Announced!
The American Street Hockey Institute is excited to announce the results of our Team USA Jersey Design Contest. There were 20 design entries in total, and each and every design showcased the passion and outstanding creativity possessed by the respective artists. The community and fan support displayed during the contest run was incredible, as over 4000 total votes were cast. Once again, the ball hockey community has shown that when it comes to supporting their USA National Teams, you are the leaders and one of the most supportive groups any national sports program could ask for. We want to especially thank all the artists who submitted designs. With your commitment, passion, and outstanding love for this sport, this contest was a smashing success. ASHI and the community are highly thankful such talented people have both the desire and the ability to share their creations with us. Thank you as we are truly grateful for all of your efforts. It is with great pleasure that we present to you the winning design with 26% of the total votes, created by Jason Glista of Revere, Massachusetts! Congratulations Jason! Rounding out the top 5 (percentage of votes received) 2nd Place (20%) 3rd Place […]
U20 Team Evaluation Camp
American Street Hockey Institue Evaluation Camp ASHI is searching for a few players to add to the existing roster of U20 players that will be traveling to Sheffield UK to participate in the 2016 ISBHF Jr World Championships in July. If you are interesting in participating for the evaluation please register using the link provided below. The evaluation will take place on March 5th at the Breakaway Dek & Sports Center in Dracut MA. Location: Breakaway Hockey Dek & Sports Address: 1734 Lakeview Avenue Dracut MA 01826 Date: March 5th Time: 2:30 pm – 6:30 pm Contact: Scott Tarzy GM Jr Division email@example.com Registration Fee: $30 Registration Online: http://ashihockey.org/juniors-team/2016-juniors-registration/ Age Groups: U20 Birth Years 1996 – 1997 Registration Closes 2/7/16
Call for Coaches!
Team USA Women’s Ball Hockey Call For Coaches Team USA Ball Hockey Athletes from all over the country come together to compete in the International Street and Ball Hockey Foundation (ISBHF) World Championships. Recently, the USA Women’s Ball Hockey team lost in the bronze medal game to Slovakia during the June, 2015 competition in Zug, Switzerland. The American Street Hockey Institute (ASHI) recruits top athletes from all sports (ball hockey, ice hockey, field hockey, soccer etc) to participate on the USA Women’s national team. The next World Championship tournament is in Pardubice, Czech Republic in June, 2017. Players will be recruited in Spring 2016 and the team will train together at tournaments and camps from 2016 through the tournament in June, 2017. Responsibilities of Coaches for Team USA Women’s Ball Hockey Tryouts/Camp Schedule Tryout 1 – April 1-2, Philadelphia, PA North Americans Ball Hockey Tournament Tryout 2 – May 21-22 (Tentative dates), Boston, MA United Women’s Ball Hockey Tournament Camp 1 – July 30-31st, Philadelphia, PA Tournament 1 –Weekend of 9/24 or 10/1 World Outdoor Ball Hockey Championships, Barrie, ON. Camp 2 – January 14-16, Boston, MA Tournament 2 – TBD, April Niagara Falls Super Series or March North Americans Tournament […]
This holiday season, the American Street Hockey Institute wishes you and yours all the best for a most joyous occasion. Please remember to celebrate safely as we enjoy the last few days of this amazing year. As 2015 draws to a close, we want to extend our sincere thanks to all the ASHI volunteers who give their time and effort towards this great sport that we all love and cherish. Without your efforts, none of what we do would be possible. You are genuinely the best of what this sport has to offer. To the General Managers, Assistant GMs, Coaches, Trainers, Physicians, and Team Assistants, thank you for all the incredible effort you give each and every time the call comes. Our program’s success is built on your efforts. Lastly, to the fans and the community, thank you for all your support throughout this amazing year. We look forward to sharing more fantastic memories in 2016 with all of you as we ring in the new year. -With warmest holiday wishes, the American Street Hockey Institute.
Voting has started
Head over to http://jerseycontest.com and vote for your favorite design. We have had over 20 submissions for the next USA Ball Hockey Jersey. Please share this on social media and get your votes in. Good luck to all participants.
Master’s Team Fundraiser
The District of Columbia Master’s ball hockey team is hosting this raffle to raise funds to help pay for our trip to Banff, Alberta in June. The tournament will feature the best of the best of the 40 and over division from various countries. The competing players are focused and driven to accomplish great things as a team. A ticket not only supports the team but also gives you a chance at a great prize! Buy Tickets Here!
Women’s Masters Evaluations
General Manager Jason Kelly announced evaluation information for the 2016 USA Women’s Masters Team. Evaluations will be held at the Hockey Dek in Springfield, PA on January 23rd. Cost per player will be $25. The Hockey Dek – 1440 Wallingford Rd, Springfield, PA 19064 Saturday 1/23/2016 8am to 11am (1st session) Saturday 1/23/2016 1pm to 4pm (2nd session) The 2016 Women’s Team will be playing in the ISBHF World Ball Hockey Championship being held in Banff, Alberta Canada in May of 2016.
Cherie Stewart – Womens Hockey Life
Womens Hockey Life has released the 4th article in a series of articles on USA Women’s Ball Hockey Players. Womens Hockey Life was created by Jaclyn after having spent 23 years ‘living her dream’ as a hockey player. Her thoughts behind the site are to allow followers of the site to live their dreams and also follow others living out their dreams. The latest article features Julia Bronson, Forward for the 2015 Women’s USA team that participated in the World Outdoor Ball Hockey Championships in Zug, Switzerland. Jaclyn has a long history in the sport of hockey and has been celebrated with many honors. You can find out more about her on the Womens Hockey Life website. Read more here www.womenshockeylife.com Womens Hockey Life added its first article in this series on Sarah Wilson. Sarah Wilson Article. Womens Hockey Life 2nd article in the balll hockey series on Julia Bronson. Julia Bronson Article. Womens Hockey Life 3rd article in the ball hockey series on Danielle Strohmier. Danielle Strohmier Article. Womens Hockey Life final article in the ball hockey series on Cherie Stewart. Cherie Stewart Article. Cherie Stewart of New York, NY made her first USA ball hockey team this past summer. Cherie headed to […]
2016 Master’s District of Columbia Team Announced
The following 25 players have been selected to represent the District of Columbia and the American Street Hockey Institute at the 2016 International Ball & Street Hockey Masters Division World Championships being held in Banff, Alberta Canada. ASHI would like to thank all the players who participated and the volunteers who assisted in making the tryout process a great success
2015 Gold Medal Game
2015 Bronze Medal Game
2015 Men's Highlights
2016 Masters World Ball Hockey Championships
The 2016 Masters World Ball Hockey Championships will be held in Banff, AB Canada. The tournament will take place June 1st – 5th of 2016.
2016 Junior World Championships
The 2016 World Junior Street & Ball Hockey Championship will be held in Sheffield, UK. The tournament will take place July 6th – 12th of 2016 at the Sheffield Arena.
Join Us! Volunteers Needed!
Sponsorship coordinators are in high demand. We are a 501(c)3 organization so everything we do is based on fundraising and sponsors. We need your help to obtain and maintain sponsors. Part of this job is being able to develop a list of potential clients. You have to contact people who might be interested in a particular event or our organization. For example, you might contact a sports drink company to sponsor the national teams. Once you have a client, you must try to maintain that sponsorship. You will work with a team of other coordinators and keep track of potential clients and where in the process you are with obtaining potential clients.
We are in great need of volunteers that would assist in writing articles, conducting interviews and doing research. With world events occurring on a bi-annual basis our media department is overwhelmed with interviews that range from in person to social media. Please contact us if you are interested in this position.
Animation and Media
Animation and Media Designer – we need someone to help us create short animations for product launches, demonstration videos, tutorials, and high quality images. It’s a great opportunity for someone fresh out of school or someone looking to build a portfolio. Work your own hours and around whatever responsibilities you currently have.