Hagerstown Youth Hockey Association, Inc. (HYHA) is a Section 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with the following purposes:
To educate young people in the Hagerstown area in the rules and skills of the game of ice hockey;
To provide an organized ice hockey program for the youth of the Hagerstown area with participation and developmental opportunities;
To develop hockey players for the Hagerstown Youth Hockey Association Hockey programs, Washington County High School Junior Varsity and Varsity levels, and
To provide for participation through scholarship in cases of need as determined in the sole discretion of the Board of Directors; and
To operate as a non-profit association of members and to expend any excesses of revenue over expense for the improvement and promotion of the activities of the Corporation.
We begin hockey education at the earliest ages generally age 4-5. As they develop we organize ice hockey teams and play as the Hagerstown Bulldogs.
Hagerstown Ice & Sports
The home rink of the Hagerstown youth Hockey Association is the Hagerstown Ice & Sports Complex, located next to Fairgrounds Park.
Owned by the City of Hagerstown and operated by the Hagerstown Ice Amateur Athletic Association (HIAAA), the facility features an NHL-sized rink for youth and adult hockey, figure skating, public skate, and private events
HYHA is a USA Hockey club in the USA Hockey Southeastern District, under the Potomac Valley Amateur Hockey Association, the Affiliate that is the governing body of all amateur hockey within Maryland, the District of Columbia, and Virginia.
HYHA participates in competitions organized under the Chesapeake Bay Hockey League.