The Spooner Area Youth Hockey Association is changing the way that the Spooner area thinks about hockey. How is SAYHA doing this? See the answers to a few following questions below!

Hockey is Expensive? FALSE

SAYHA has a strong and extremely active Fundraising Committee whose goal is to make hockey for the Spooner Area as inexpensive as possible so that any child who wants to play can play. Following are some of the examples of the cost of hockey when your child plays with SAYHA:

1) Equipment – FREE!: SAHYA has equipment that is loaned to each player at the beginning of the season. This includes helmets, pads, sticks and skates!

2) Registration – Up to 4th Grade = FREE!: SAYHA underwrites all registration fees up to 4th Grade. This includes USA Hockey fee and SAYHA Fee! At all other levels the fees have been reduced by SAYHA for the 2018-2019 season!

  • Squirts: $50
  • Peewees: $100
  • Bantams: $150

Additionally, through October 15th, 2018 you may apply for a scholarship to cover registration fees. Go to to apply.

Hockey Requires a lot of Travel? FALSE

SAYHA typically travels within 2 hours of Spooner and overnight tournaments are 1-2 per season for the upper levels. The Learn to Play Hockey/Mites I and the Mites II guidelines are that all practices, games and tournaments are optional. Come and participate at your family’s comfort level!

Hockey Requires a Player to Start at an Early Age: FALSE

SAYHA encourages players of any age to come and try. Additionally, any first year player is FREE!

It is Easy to Sign Up for Learn to Play Hockey and Learn to Skate: TRUE

You may register online at or please come and join SAYHA for:


  • October 27th, 2018
  • 9am – 12pm
  • Spooner Civic Center

Come to sign up all level players, pick up equipment, ask questions, pick up jerseys and skate! Hockey starts October 29th!!

My Child can Participate in Learn to Play Hockey or Learn to Skate: TRUE

Learn to Skate is for any age that would like to learn how to skate. The focus is on fun. Chairs may be used and skaters must wear helmets (SAYHA can provide).

Learn to Play Hockey is for ages PreK through 1st grade.  The focus is on fun. Sticks and pucks will be used and helmets and pads are required (SAYHA can provide).

Learn to Skate and Learn to Play Hockey sessions will be held on Friday nights, beginning in November.

Registration is also open online? TRUE

All levels are asked to attend Hockey Sign Up Day October 27th, 2018! Mites II/U8, Squirts, Peewees and Bantams are additionally, asked to sign up online. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE!

SAYHA invites you to break the hockey stereotypes with us. Come out and ask questions and sign up on October 27th!

For more information check out SPOONERHOCKEY.COM or email

Last Update: Oct 02, 2018 9:35 am CDT

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