Issue 23 | November 2023

McCall Youth Hockey News & Updates
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MYHA Season is in full swing! Here are the highlights


Were undefeated in Sun Valley, and head to Spokane next weekend for the Spokane Winterfest Tournament.


Peewee B Team dominated, and won the Championship at the home tournament in early November. They then took second place the next weekend at the Peewee Blastoff in Missoula. Next up for them is the Spokane Winterfest!

Peewee A Team took second place at the home tournament in November and will be traveling to Provo for the Gold Medal Games this weekend!


McCall Bantams joined Sun Valley B for the Idaho Falls Home Tournament and took second place. They head to Missoula next weekend for the Bantam Blastoff!

High School

The High School played in Boise in early November and went undefeated until the Championship Game. They head to Sun Valley this weekend, and have home league games on December 16-17. Come and show your support!

Good Luck to all teams!!!

Contact information can be found on the MYHA website.

MYHA Player Spotlight

Harrison Miller is a Senior at McCall-Donnelly High School and has been playing with MYHA for most of his life

1) How did you begin playing Hockey?

I started skating at 4 years old and began hockey as a junior mite at 5. 

2) How long have you been playing with the McCall Youth Hockey Association? Any other associations/teams?

I have played for MYHA solely since I was a mite. I never wanted to play for any other teams. 

3) What position do you usually play?


4) What is your favorite part about playing hockey?

My favorite part of hockey is playing in tournaments and the atmosphere during games.

5) What has been your favorite moment as a McCall Vandal?

My favorite moment as a Vandal hockey player was when we won the Boise tournament my sophomore year!

6) What is something that people might not know about you? 

I can solve a rubix cube in 30 seconds.

7) What is your favorite thing to do off the ice with your teammates?

My favorite thing to do off the ice is just hanging out with my team doing anything.

8) Do you have any pre-game superstitions or rituals? If so, what are they?

Yes, if we are winning in a tournament, I keep wearing the same socks. 

9) Three things on your bucket list? 

Go to the Stanley Cup finals

Go to Europe

Visit every state.

10) Do you have plans to play hockey after you graduate?

Yes. I plan to play for The University of Idaho next year. 

MYHA Participates in the Festival of Trees!

MYHA parents and players created this beautiful tree for the Progressive Club Festival of Trees!

This year, the Progressive Club awarded MYHA a $3000 grant for the loaner gear program. Our association was asked to provide a Christmas tree to help the Progressive Club with their fundraising efforts.Thanks to these great hockey moms and their skaters for building this amazing tree. Ornaments are all homemade from up-cycled hockey socks, jerseys, and laces. The event is this Saturday, December 2nd, from 10-6 pm at Northfork Lodge & Cabins. If you are in town this weekend go check it!

Team Travel Dates For the Season*


Lewiston Clearwater Classic 

Jan 5-7 2024

Tri Cities Dru Hammond Memorial Cup

Jan 12-15 2024

Moscow Winter Freeze

Feb 9-11 2024

Home tournament 

Feb 16-19 2024 



Dec 8-10, 2023

Sun Valley

Jan 5-7, 2024

McCall Home Tournament

Feb 9-11, 2024


Mar 8-10, 2024

*Dates Subject to Change


Dec 1-3 2023

Sun Valley A

Jan 19-21 2024


Jan 26-28 2024

Seattle A

Feb 16-18 2024

Portland/Sun Valley/Home Friendlies

March 8-10, 2024


Dec 8-10 2023


Dec 29-31 2023

Sun Valley B

Jan 19-21 2024

Salmon B

Feb 9-11 2024

Missoula B

Mar 8-10, 2024

*Dates Subject to Change


Sun Valley

Dec 1-3, 2023

McCall League Games*

Dec 16-17, 2023


Dec 29-31, 2023

Idaho Falls

Jan 5-7, 2024

McCall Home Tournement

Jan 19-21, 2024


Feb 2-4, 2024


Feb 16-18, 2024

*Dates Subject to Change

USA Hockey on Track to Require Neck Guards for all Youth Hockey Players

USA Hockey Issued this Statement on Saturday, November 11, 2023

TO: USA Hockey Members

SUBJECT: Board of Directors Action

At its meeting today, the USA Hockey Board of Directors unanimously voted to request the USA Hockey Safety and Protective Equipment Committee begin the process of recommending potential rule changes regarding neck laceration protection. The intention of this effort is to advance solutions that best serve all of our members.

Any potential rule change proposal(s) could be addressed as early as

USA Hockey's Winter Meeting in January.

USA Hockey continues to recommend that all players wear a neck laceration protector that covers as much of the neck area as possible, in addition to cut-resistant socks, sleeves or undergarments.

Updated MYHA Website!

MYHA has updated its website. Check it out here!

MYHA Still in Search of Volunteers for our House League Contact MYHA Here if you Would Like to Help