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    Syracuse Youth Hockey Association (SYHA)

    Syracuse Youth Hockey Association (SYHA) is the parent organization of the Syracuse Blazers. SYHA is State Bound Tier II hockey program that participates in both the Central NY Section of the NY State Amateur Association (NYSAHA) as well as Western New York Amateur Hockey League (WNYAHL) for the Squirt (10U), PeeWee (11U & 12U), Bantam (13U & 14U) and 15U levels.

    Lysander Ice Arena Home of Syracuse Youth Hockey Association

    2725 West Entry Road, Baldwinsville, NY 13027

    Phone: (315) 877-5668

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    Midget Program Tryouts

    By Sean Brown 04/08/2019, 2:00pm EDT

    Tryouts Dates (APRIL 22 - 26)

    Syracuse Blazers offer an affordable option for those midget players looking to compete at the highest AA level, while also competing against various AAA teams.  Our Syracuse Blazers 15U, 16U and 18U teams are coached by seasoned volunteer coaches, with 20+ years experience at the AAA and AA levels.  We play in the WNYAHL, with a structured league schedule and playoff format.  Our schedule offers equal home and away league games, with a travel distance no greater than 1-2 hrs away.  In addition to our 18th Columbus Day tournament, that includes 24-30 teams on average, we will compete in the top AA tournaments, as well as the various AA/AAA tournaments. 

    Since our 2009 inaugural State Tournament Bound season, moving from independent AA, we have had a 10 year run of qualifying for the State tournament. Syracuse Blazers teams have either reached the semi finals, championship game, state title and qualified for Nationals.  Syracuse Blazers are among the top Student/Athletes on their High School Varsity teams. The Syracuse Blazers Alumni have gone on to play Prep School Hockey, D3 College Hockey, D1 College Club Hockey and Junior hockey.

    15U Head Coach 
    Tony Bird

    16U Head Coach
    Bill Walsh

    18U Head Coach
    Brian Pompo 

    Congratulations PeeWee Major

    By Sean Brown 03/18/2019, 11:45am EDT

    On winning the Hershey St. Patrick Day Tournament

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