We offer youth hockey for kids beginning at age 3 and through seniors in high school. All skill levels are welcome. Learn more about our youth hockey association based out of Kearney, NE.Founded in the year 2000, the Tri-City Youth Ice Hockey Association is a non-profit organization made up of kids ages 3 through seniors in high school, families, coaches and a volunteer board of directors from Nebraska’s Tri-Cities and surrounding areas.
Our association has six different age divisions per USA Hockey, and offers a recreational level house program and a competitive travel program. We are based out of Kearney, NE and utilize the Viaero Center.
The Tri-City Youth Ice Hockey Association promotes an atmosphere of fair play and fun that supports progressive skills development, encourages continued participation and teaches the game of hockey to players, coaches and parents regardless of their background or financial status.
Ensuring a successful house program will steadily increase enrollment, giving players the opportunity to continually challenge themselves meeting their need to succeed as well as developing support and leadership skills.
Board of Directors
Marc WillisPresident & MWAHA Representative
Heather DingwellVice President & SafeSport Director
Chelsie PaluSecretary & Director of Referees
Kim HedstromCommunications/Marketing Director
Sarah PesekHouse Coordinator
Katie AutryCo-Growth Director
Bill KretzCo-Growth Director
Tom FullerCo-Fundraising/Sponsorship Director
Jon CrockerCo-Fundraising/Sponsorship Director
Terra GatesCo-Fundraising/Sponsorship Director
Amy NelsonEquipment Director
Mailing AddressP.O. Box 1981
Kearney, NE 68848
Ice RinkViaero Center
609 Platte Road
Kearney, NE 68845