"Meet the Officials" program kickstarts careers
Stripes - The USA Hockey Officiating Newsletter
Getting it right
USA Hockey's online game reporting system has continued to evolve since its introduction. Over that time, many people, including Mike McCullough, Connecticut admin for the game reporting system, have reaped the system's benefits. READ MORE »
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Where can we improve?
Q and A
HWAA: Revisiting a visit with NHL officials
A couple of years have passed since Erika Greenen and Chase Wilkinson participated in USA Hockey's "Meet the NHL Officials" program, held every year in different cities across the country in conjunction with Hockey Weekend Across America. Read about how they're doing now. READ MORE »
New Rulebook app available for download!
Use your cellphone off the ice to make the right call while you're on the ice! The USA Hockey Mobile Rulebook is the digital version of the current USA Hockey Rulebook. Gain immediate access to rules, descriptions, casebook examples, videos and more. READ MORE »
Restraining fouls of standard play
USA Hockey's latest initiative places a greater emphasis on skating, puck possession and the proper use of the body to establish position and a competitive advantage. Penalties that interfere with this need to be called with strict enforcement. READ MORE »
Quote of the week
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"We appreciate the effort our referees put into these [game] reports. Timeliness is one of the most important things in the process. The quicker we get that information and the more consistent it is, the better for all involved parties."
— Mike McCullough —
Connecticut administrator
Game reporting system
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