We are dedicated to promoting the sport of hockey through athletics, physical exercise and sportsmanship as well as to enhance the moral character and physical health of young boys and girls through organized athletic instruction and competition.
The Buffalo Bills have presented a special fund raising offer to Rochester Youth Hockey. If you're interested in attending the Bills preseason game on Aug. 23rd, click on the flyer to be redirected to Ticketmaster website. Enter the Special Offer code below and purchase your ticket. $5 from each ticket sold using that code will go back to our organization. We will apply the money raised to our 3 on 3 Program. Contact John Ricotta if you have any questions.
Bill Grays is resurfacing their floors including the front entrance. This project will run through 7/14 - 7/18. What this could mean to you. All meeting rooms will be closed to the completion of the project is done. All Bill Gray's Customers will be routed down rink one to the back entrance. Rochester Youth Hockey will not be able to access their small office.
Starting 7/21 through 8/1, they will be refinishing the larger middle section starting. This project will cut off access to the snack bar, Travel Team USA office, the stairwell by the snack bar, and the bathrooms.
The Rochester Junior Americans are looking for host families to billet out of town players for this coming season, with a specific need to host U16 and U18 players. The season will begin August 22nd and run until approximately March 1st. There is a holiday break for two weeks in December in which players return home. Players also return home for Thanksgiving.
Host families are responsible for providing a private sleeping area along with meals for the players. Host families are not required to provide transportation to and from team events. Billet players are to abide by all rules set by the host families.
Host families receive a monthly payment directly from the player in the amount of $400.
If you are interested in participating in the program, please fill out a host family information form HERE. If you have any questions regarding billeting, please contact the Junior Americans office at 585-426-8488.