Sioux Falls Youth Hockey Association

Sioux Falls Youth Hockey 2018-2019 Registration for 4 Year Olds and Atom Short Session

Welcome

Welcome to The Sioux Falls Youth Hockey 2018-2019 Registration for
4 Year Olds & Atom Short Session!!

The 2018-2019 Ice Hockey season is fast approaching and we are excited to welcome all hockey players to our fourth season at the  SCHEELS IcePlex.  The regions premier indoor 3 sheet ice facility is located at 4300 N. Bobhalla Ave on the north edge of the Sanford Sports Complex.   The SFYHA season runs from late October through mid March.  

 

Sioux Falls Youth Hockey Association is pleased to announce registration for 4 year old participants and a new option for our 5/6 year old players!!  Both girls and boys are encouraged to enjoy playing hockey. Players are not required to know how to skate prior to registering.  Date of birth range for Mini-Atoms is January 1, 2014 thru December 31, 2014.  For the Atom Short session, the date of birth range is 1/1/2012 to 12/31/2013.

You must register online first with USA Hockey and then return to this Registration Session to sign up for the 2018/2019 season.  Registration with USA Hockey is an annual requirement.  Players must register utilizing their home address. 

  • Step 1: CLICK HERE to go to USA Hockey Registration and register your player.  Be sure to PRINT and SAVE the confirmation code.   Each player must have their own unique USA Hockey 9 digit/5 alpha confirmation number.
  • Step 2: USA Hockey registration is separate from the Sioux Falls Youth Hockey Association registration.  For the 4 thru 6 year olds there is not a USA Hockey fee.
  • Step 3: Upon completion of USA Hockey Registration, return to SFYHA registration and proceed. Later in this registration session you will need to enter the USA Hockey Confirmation Code that you received in Step 1.

When registering with USA Hockey and on the Sioux Falls Youth Hockey Association website, please check your information for accuracy.  

To complete registration through our secure SFYHA site, please have your Visa, MasterCard, Discover or Visa gift card information available.
  

Mini-Atom League

Join SFYHA  for the opportunity for four year olds to learn to skate and learn hockey skills.  The Mini-Atom group will have Sunday afternoon ice at the IcePlex.  They will be furnished with  a hockey pac which includes: helmet, approved face shield, shin pads, gloves and elbow pads (as available) at no charge for the 2018-2019 season.  Breezers and shoulder pads may also be available for our 4 year olds.  Players will receive a jersey to use and keep.  Each player is required to have their own hockey skates (figure skates or any other non-hockey skates are prohibited), colored mouthguard, and stick.  A straight bladed hockey stick is recommended . 

Atom Short Session

SFYHA is proud to announce a great opportunity for 5 and 6 year olds!  If your child prefers to not participate for the full season with SFYHA, they can register for the Atom Short Session.  The 8 week session will begin the week of December 31 and end February 24.  This group will join full season Atoms on the ice, most likely at the Tier III level.   Coaches will group the Atom Short Session players by their skill level.  The Atom Short Session participants can rent gear for $25.  Rental gear includes  a hockey pac which includes: helmet, approved face shield, shin pads, gloves, breezers, shoulder pads and elbow pads (as available).  Players will receive a jersey to use and keep.  Each player is required to have their own hockey skates (figure skates or any other non-hockey skates are prohibited), colored mouthguard, and stick.  

More Details:

Four year old registrations are due no later than October 30th.  Registration cost is $100 to be paid during your online player registration.  The online transaction fee in the amount of $4.75 is paid by the participant. 

 

Atom Short Session for 5 and 6 year olds is $150 plus $25 for rental gear (if needed).  Registration cost is paid during your online player registration.  Rental gear fee is paid when you pick up gear.  The online transaction fee in the amount of $6.37 is paid by the participant. 

 

USA Hockey player registration is free of charge for players born in 2012, 2013 and 2014.

 

Participants NEW to SFYHA will be required to submit copy of government issued birth certificate to the SFYHA Registrar, cherry.hunter@sfflyers.com, no later than October 30, 2018.  Players will not be allowed on the ice without birth certificate on file.  

 

Gear - Available gear can be checked out at the IcePlex

  • Monday - August 27 from 6:30-8:30pm
  • Tuesday - August 28 from 6:30-8:30pm
  • October dates - two dates TBD

 

4 Year Old Season – The first ice time will be Sunday, November 18, 2018 with ice time 3:15-4:00pm at the IcePlex.

 

Volunteer Hours  - Four year olds  and Atom Short Session are exempt from the volunteer hour requirements during the 2018-2019 season

 

Fundraiser Fees – Four year olds and Atom Short Session are exempt from a fundraiser fee for the 2018-2019 season.  Mini-Atoms and Atom Short Session participants will be classified as returning players for the 2019-2020 season with applicable fundraiser fee amounts. 

 

Coaches NeededIf you would like to help out on the ice,  please go to the Flyers home page and complete SFYHA Coaches Application Online.  Link is located mid-page.  Mini-Atom coaches are required to be registered with USA Hockey and complete the background screen.  

Register your young player today and Join the fun at the IcePlex!

Financial Assistance

Where a financial hardship exists, please contact the SFYHA Hockey Office for possible arrangements.  Registration fees will be considered on an individual basis to insure that all those who want to play have the opportunity to do so.  If financial assistance for Registration Fee is approved, a code will be provided for use during the SFYHA online registration process.

Questions can be directed to:

Cherry Hunter

SFYHA Inquiries / SFYHA Registrar

Phone: 605-351-7042