Ames Hockey

Interested in AMHA? Here is all the information you need to get started.


What aged players are appropriate for this program?

We have several different age groups that are dependent on your player's birthday. When you sign up, your player will automatically be placed in the correct age-group team.


What time of the year does this program run?

The hockey season begins with tryouts in August and runs until the beginning of February.


Where are practices and games typically held?

Practices are held at Ames Ice Arena. Games and tournaments are held in Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, etc. Once games are scheduled, families will be notified ASAP to ensure enough notice.


When are practices and how often are they?

Teams practice 2-3 times per week. All practices are held in the evenings. Times are dependent on age level.


What age levels have tryouts?

Squirts (10U), Peewee (12u) and Bantams (14u) will all have tryouts in August. Mites (8u) do not have tryouts.

Team Placements

How will I know what team my child is placed on?

After tryouts, you will receive an offer email. This email will indicate which team was selected for your player. You have to option to 'accept' or 'decline' this offer. When you 'accept' you will be prompted to register for the season. A 'decline" indicates you are not interested in playing for AMHA.


How many games will they play? What days of the week?

The number of games will vary based on age level. All friendly games are played on Saturday and Sundays. Tournament games are played on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.


Are jerseys and game socks provided or are they purchased separately?

Club jerseys and socks are required and may be purchased during registration.


What does my registration fee go towards?

Your registration fee pays for our practice ice time and all tournament entires.

Extra Costs

What costs beyond registration fees should be expected?

Since all levels will travel for games, you can expect travel expenses including (but not limited to) gas, food, and hotel.

2024 Summer Session

If you participated in the AMHA season during the 2023-2024 season, this session is free for you!


2024-2025 Season Registrations

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