Call for Award Nominations, AGM save the date

We are now seeking nominations for our annual awards! Please submit your entries using the form on this link:

Deadline for submissions is Monday April 8th.

Award categories are as follows:

  • Player of the YearAwarded to player based on overall hockey ability, attitude in the sport, desire to succeed, attendance, and performance in school. Exhibits additional efforts towards hockey other than playing, such as refereeing or mentoring of younger players, etc.. – U11 & above
  • Coach of the Year: Coach who instills sportsmanship, winning attitude and dedication to their team. Coaches can be from any division and level.
  • Todd Ervin Award: The individual must be a player in the U18 division who best exemplifies dedication, a love of the game and a willingness to work hard on his own behalf and for the good of the team. Must display a sense of fairness to both the opposition and his own team. While the ability level of the player should be reasonably good, it should always be taken in context with the above criteria.
  • PMAHA Scholarship Award: U18 player/Referee (must be in grade 11 or 12) who has showed good sportsmanship, leadership and character. Also based on hockey ability and performance, good school grades and community participation. (Please note: A separate essay written by the student nominated must be submitted in addition to the nomination)
  • Michael Robinson Award: Player with perspective, determination and dedication. Has managed to overcome an obstacle. – All divisions
  • Team of the Year: Based on yearlong statistics, overall attitude, parental support, community outreach and the ability to overcome obstacles – U11 & above
  • “Walter Gretzky” Parent of the Year: Works on behalf of the Executive and Team. Excellent attitude and shows availability to assist when needed.
  • Goalie of the Year: Overall hockey ability, attitude, desire, attendance, and school results. Exhibits additional efforts towards hockey other than playing, such as refereeing, helping other coaches, etc. – U11 & above
  • Inside Edge/Innovative Fitness Development Award: The award goes to the graduating U15 player that has exemplified an ambition to play at a higher level and has demonstrated this intention through hard work and leadership on his team over the past season.

Again, here is the link to the nomination form:

Save the date – Awards Gala and Annual General Meeting

Our 2024 Awards Gala and AGM will take place in early May – stay tuned for exact date and location over the coming days. The event will include:

Recognition of Achievements: Come celebrate the recipients of the PMAHA Achievement Awards and team banners, and enjoy seeing your team in the year-in-review slideshow.

Get Informed: The purpose of the AGM is to give its members a report on the Association’s activities and finances for the previous season, and to allow time for members to ask questions. It is the perfect place to address the association on association-related matters. Come be part of the process.

Executive Board Renewal: We are always looking for volunteers to join our Executive – details to come soon. If you are interested in learning more about open positions, please contact Stephanie Naqvi (PMAHA President) directly at president@pmaha.com.

Photos and video clips wanted!

We would love your pictures and videos of your team’s experiences this past season to include in our annual awards slideshow. Please send via e-mail or via your favorite sharing application (Dropbox, Google drive, etc) to dave@zille.com.