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by Redarmy19
Tue Aug 13, 2013 8:42 am
Forum: AAA Hockey
Topic: Northern Educate/Breakaway & Waivers
Replies: 3
Views: 3010

It's my understanding that most of the kids at NE play for the association in which they live, not for Eagan. I know three kids who attend, they all play for the association where they live. I don't believe they need to obtain waivers to do so.
by Redarmy19
Tue May 07, 2013 12:16 pm
Forum: Minnesota Youth Hockey
Topic: YHH: Letter to the Editor "A case for the ADM"
Replies: 31
Views: 7075

We got a response back from the original letter to the editor last week. The guy is from Apple Valley and had some great points about building a successful program. Both Pro ADM and against. Very well written. http://www.youthhockeyhub.com/letter-to-the-editor-a-voice-from-apple-valley/ Enjoy, TS B...
by Redarmy19
Thu Apr 18, 2013 2:40 pm
Forum: Minnesota Youth Hockey
Topic: MN Made Choice League 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 11960

First off - the option of playing up at C Squirts I believe exists with most Associations. If the kid is big enough and (importantly) old enough like my daughter was, there's no issue with doing it in my mind. The problem is that neither USA Hockey / MN Hockey is flexible in this regard. Full-ice i...
by Redarmy19
Wed Apr 17, 2013 3:41 pm
Forum: Minnesota Youth Hockey
Topic: MN Made Choice League 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 11960

I must say though, I don't agree with the arguments that say soccer, baseball, football all play on smaller fields in youth sports so why shouldn't hockey. That's because those fields are significantly larger than a full sized hockey rink. A Mite can skate the length of the ice in 10 seconds. It wou...
by Redarmy19
Wed Apr 17, 2013 3:10 pm
Forum: Minnesota Youth Hockey
Topic: MN Made Choice League 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 11960

I totally agree with you. But good luck convincing the 4-10 parents and players from each team that they should be playing cross-ice after they've already had a taste of full-ice. I really think it should have been slowly implemented, with mandating 1st and 2nd year Mites with cross-ice this year (m...
by Redarmy19
Wed Apr 17, 2013 10:51 am
Forum: Minnesota Youth Hockey
Topic: MN Made Choice League 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 11960

MN Made looks to come away big with the USA Hockey cross-ice mandate for Mites. Does anyone know where MN Hockey stands with this? Did they get an exemption for this rule?