Junior’s U16 & Girls U20
June 28th – July 1st Prerov & Zlin Czech Republic
USA WOMEN’S NATIONAL BALL HOCKEY U-20 ROSTER ANNOUNCED FOR INAUGURAL 2018 ISBHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP WINCHENDON, Mass. – ASHI Team USA Juniors General Manager Scott Tarzy (Marlton, NJ) and Women’s General Manager Jason Kelly (Media, PA) announced today the roster for the Women’s National Ball Hockey Under-20 Team that will compete at the inaugural 2018 ISBHF World Juniors Ball Hockey Championship June 28 – July 1 in Prerov, Czech Republic The team does have a few roster spots available. If you are a women’s ball, ice, field or roller hockey player who was born in 1998 or later, contact Jason Kelly (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information. Larry Furman (Dorchester, MA) is the head coach and will be joined on the bench by Meg Habina (Blackwood, NJ) and Jackie Spiegel (Brooklyn, NY). 2018 USA WOMEN’S U-20 ROSTER First Name Last Name Hometown Alissa Avant Gibbstown, NJ Julia Cutler Cherry Hill, NJ Abigail Drew Jaffrey, NH Jennifer Fisher West Deptford, NJ Alexia Poulin Williamstown, NJ Amber Powell Stratford, NJ Stefanie Caban Fitchburg, MA Haylie Drew Jaffrey, NH Amelia Mauger Marlton, NJ Jordan Pond Ashburnham, MA Hayley Kowalczyk Medford, NJ Nikki Serra Pittsburgh, PA Jenna Shaw Marlton, NJ Haley Taddeo Lancaster, MA Kacie Warhold Pittsburgh, PA […]
ASHI Team USA Juniors General Manager Scott Tarzy announced today the Captain’s and Assistants for the Jr Teams that will compete at the 2018 ISBHF World Juniors Ball Hockey Championships this June and July in the Czech Republic and St John’s Newfoundland Canada. U20 Team Myers – C Cataldo – A Long – A Bergeron – A Home Kelly – A Away U18 Team Washart- C Albright- A Abate- A Poulin- A U16 Team Red Melillo – C Cunningham – A Home Danenhower – A Home Rennebeck – A Away Malloy A – Away U16 Team Blue Stefanelli – C Gray – A Migale – A McDermott – A In addition ASHI has also announced the completion of the benches with the following assistant coaches: U20 Denis Hickey – U18 Steve Scian – U16 Michael Malloy – U16 Anthony Abruzzo – Goalie Coach Tim Papagno.
ASHI Announces Coaching Staff for USA Women’s National Ball Hockey Under-20 Team Winchendon, Mass. – ASHI Team USA Women’s Division and Junior Division announced today the coaching staff for the USA Women’s National Under-20 team that will compete at the 2018 ISBHF World Juniors Ball Hockey Championship June 28-July 1 in Prerov, Czech Republic. Larry Furman (Dorchester, MA), head coach of the Amazeballz Women’s B tournament team and the Boston Saints has been named head coach. He will be joined behind the bench by Megan Habina (Blackwood, NJ) and Jackie Spiegel (Brooklyn, NY). Furman will be making his coaching debut for Team USA. He has been coaching and playing hockey in Massachusetts for more than 30 years. At Hudson Youth Dek Hockey Furman has coached at every level, exclusively the penguin level since 2013 when he was named the co-coach of the travel team. In 2015 Furman became head coach of the HYDH penguin division tournament team, the Boston Saints tournament team and the Amazeballz. At the helm of the Boston Saints, the program won the US Nationals and the Super Bowl Bye Week Tournament in 2016 and 2017. Habina, who has been involved with Team USA for more than six […]
ASHI Announces Updated Age for USA Women’s National Junior Ball Hockey Team Winchendon, Mass. – ASHI announced today an updated age to USA Women’s National Junior Ball Hockey Team that will compete at the 2017 ISBHF Women’s U-20 Ball Hockey Championship June 28-July 1 in the Czech Republic. The team is expected to compete against teams from countries including Canada, Slovakia, the United Kingdom and the Czech Republic. All players born in 1998 or later interested in being evaluated for the team, must register via the following link. Please note, registration is free. An evaluation will be held October 21-22 in conjunction with the UWBHF Oktoberfest Ball Hockey Tournament at the Breakaway Sports World in Dracut, MA. A second evaluation will be held Dec. 1-3 at Cool Hockey’s Holiday Bash. If you are interested in attending either evaluation or if you cannot attend either event and are still interested in being considered for the team, please contact Women’s Division General Manager Jason Kelly (email@example.com).
Junior’s Division General Manager Scott Tarzy has announced the rosters of all the teams for the 2018 Junior’s World Ball Hockey Championship. U20 Team – Coach Jones Myles Albert Trevor Altmann Jarid Bergeron Chris Buchman Jona Carmany Nick Cataldo Jordan Clark Tavish Dehorsey Shaun Dowdy William Fitzgerald Bryan Grant Zackary Kelly Gordie Kolb Bryce Long Matthew Marchese Ryan McNamee Alec Myers Brian Nath Lou Rossano James Ryder Bryan Seitz Ben Smeresky Jake Taylor U20 Taxi Roster Drew Albright Nathan Breier Josh Faust Nick Horn Chris Kilcourse Bryce Leger Jake Maska Tyler Schwartz Jacob Sepe Dominic Staiano U18 Team – Coach Albright Rusty Abate Jordan Albright Michael Andes Kyle Barner Neko Borghini Brad Bujdos David Cutler Shane Ferris Brandon Garneau Danny Geatens Colin Hughes Aiden Jones Navarro Lotenero Gavin McKain Brandon Melanson Vincent Melfi Steve Poulin Ryan Shaw Evan Simonetti Robert Snyder Hunter Tamburro Anthony Washart U18 Taxi Roster Matt Bendel Chris Comito Brendan Crousey Luca DeCotiis Marco DeCotiis Ryan Dillon Roman Kash Matt Kendall Cole LaForce Jacob Mauro Declan Moffatt Riley O’Neill Tyler Spear U16 Team 1 – Coach Malloy William Bahnak Gabe Barrera Zachary Blair Taras Chernetskiy Danny Cunningham Noah Danenhower Colin Devine Jack Gallen […]
The International Street and Ball Hockey Foundation (ISBHF) along with Canadian Ball Hockey Association (CBHA) announced earlier this month the dates and location for the 2018 World Junior Ball Hockey Championship for the U20 and U18 Divisions. Newfoundland and Labrador Ball Hockey Association will be welcoming teams from around the world as they have won the bid to be host. The U16 Division will location and dates has not yet been announced. The tournament will be held from July 4th – 8th 2018. St. John’s, Newfoundland is no stranger to hosting the World Ball Hockey Championship. They previously hosted in 2008 for the U20 World Championships and then again in 2013 for the Men’s and Women’s World Championships. You can see footage from the 2013 on this YouTube Channel – 2013 World Ball Hockey Championship
Winchendon, Mass. – ASHI announced an updated evaluation process for the USA Women’s National Under-18 Ball Hockey Team. In addition to camp in August, a second evaluation is now available in October. All players interested in being evaluated for the team, or interested in attending one of the above camps, must register via the following link. Please note, registration is free. The first camp will be held August 5-6 during the junior evaluation camp at the 422 Sportsplex in Pottstown, PA. All players born in 2000 or after are invited to attend. The camp is expected to run Saturday 8 A.M. – 6 P.M. and Sunday 9 A.M. – 6 P.M. A second evaluation will now be held October 21-22 in conjunction with the UWBHF Oktoberfest Ball Hockey Tournament at the Breakaway Sports World in Dracut, MA. The deadline to register as a prospect for this event is Friday, September 15. The team is expected to compete in the 2018 World Junior Ball Hockey Championship that will be held at the end of June in the Czech Republic. Dates and location are still to be determined by the ISBHF. If you have any questions, please email: Women’s Junior Division Management […]
ASHI Announces Formation of USA Women’s National Ball Hockey Under-18 Team Winchendon, Mass. – Following the U.S. Women’s National Ball Hockey Team’s historic run at the 2017 ISBHF World Ball Hockey Championships that ended with the program’s first-ever medal, Women’s Division General Manager Jason Kelly and Junior Division General Manager Scott Tarzy are proud to announce the creation of the U.S. Women’s National Ball Hockey Under-18 team. “Youth ball hockey in the United States is growing at a rapid rate,” noted Tarzy. “We have seen an increase not only in the number of clubs participating in tournaments but also an increase in the level of play. With more women and girls playing the sport, the time is right for the creation of this program. This is a giant step forward for women’s ball hockey in the United States.” Added Kelly, “The creation of the Women’s Under-18 program has been on the horizon for ASHI for a few years. It will allow ASHI to build a foundation for the national team, strengthen recruitment and develop a training process for all levels in the women’s division. Through this program, it will allow us to expand our outreach and provide growth and possibilities […]
Jr Team General Manager Scott Tarzy announced assistant coaches selection has begun for the 2018 Jr Teams. Tim Myers and Joe Washart will be returning with their respective U20 and U18 squads and Jason Swisher from Egg Harbor Township has been selected to be an assistant coach of the U16 team. Additional selections for assistant coaches is planned to be announced after the July evaluation camp.
Junior Team General Manager Scott Tarzy announced the creation of a second U16 team that will participate in the Czech Republic in 2018. Nick Vacarro from GT Hockey has been selected to be the Head Coach of this team. We will be having an interview with Nick Vacarro at the June evaluations. Evaluations for all three Junior age brackets are ongoing with the next events being Camp Location: Hot Shots Mt. Pleasant PA Dates: June 10th – 11th 2017 Saturday 9 am to 3 pm Sunday 9 am to 3 pm Camp Location: The 422 Sportsplex Pottstown PA Dates: August 5th – 6th 2017 Saturday 8 am to 4 pm Sunday 9 am to 3 pm Age eligibility as follows: U20 1998 – 1999 U18 2000 – 2001 U16 2002 – 2003 – 2004 REGISTER TODAY!