MYHockey News Since August 1, 2018

2019-20 Final Rankings Released
2019-20 Final Rankings Released

Due to COVID-19 mitigation efforts, MYHockey has released their final weekly rankings update for the 2019-20 season. A special thanks to our volunteers and members. It is not possible to cover 22k+ teams…

NCAA Championship Simulation Schedule & Results
NCAA Championship Simulation Schedule & Results

MYHockey Rankings NCAA Men's Division I Championship Simulation The Format & Schedule With any NCAA Tournament selection process, the first place to start is with the locks – or automatic …

NCAA Championship Simulation: Eagles Soar to Regional Final
NCAA Championship Simulation: Eagles Soar to Regional Final

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com SI/BC Bulletin Photo You couldn’t ask for a more even matchup on paper in the opening round of the 2020 NCAA Division I Men’s Hockey Championship than…

NCAA Championship Simulation: UMD Survives & Advances
NCAA Championship Simulation: UMD Survives & Advances

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com Duluth News Tribune Photo In a matchup that seemed to be more fitting for the Frozen Four than the opening round of the 2020 NCAA Division I Men’s Hockey Championship…

Final MYHockey Rankings Update will be Released on Friday, March 27th
Final MYHockey Rankings Update will be Released on Friday, March 27th

The MYHockey team hopes everyone is safe and healthy! Due to the unforeseen circumstances, MYHockey Rankings will release its final ranking update the morning of Friday, March 27th. Missing game results…

Selection Sunday Simulation!
Selection Sunday Simulation!

By Scott Lowe – MYHockeyRankings.com Mankato Free Press Photo   Welcome to Selection Sunday 2020! While it’s not the Selection Sunday we hoped to see for NCAA Division men’s…

All Great Things Come to an End: A Tribute to Texas Tigers 16U AA
All Great Things Come to an End: A Tribute to Texas Tigers 16U AA

This is a series of stories that will be updated with a new story every day or two paying tribute to players, coaches or teams that unexpectedly had their seasons cut short as a result of the coronavirus…

2019-20 Week #25 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #25 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #25 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added 1700 game scores to MYHockey over the past week.  Another 24 new teams have now met the 10 game minimum requirement…

All Great Things Come to an End: A Tribute to the Peterborough Petes AAA Midgets
All Great Things Come to an End: A Tribute to the Peterborough Petes AAA Midgets

This is a series of stories that will be updated with a new story every day or two paying tribute to players, coaches or teams that unexpectedly had their seasons cut short as a result of the coronavirus…

All Great Things Come to an End: A Tribute to Ashburn Xtreme 18U AA
All Great Things Come to an End: A Tribute to Ashburn Xtreme 18U AA

By Scott Lowe – MYHockeyRankings.com This is an organic blog that will be updated with at least one story daily paying tribute to players, coaches or team that unexpectedly had their seasons cut…

No Hockey? No Problem: All-TIme Great Games for Your Viewing Pleasure
No Hockey? No Problem: All-TIme Great Games for Your Viewing Pleasure

By Scott Lowe – MYHockeyRankings.com  No hockey? No problem! This is the first in a series of articles – hopefully not a long series – intended to help our large audience of North…

2019-20 Week #24 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #24 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #24 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added an 7,600 game scores to MYHockey over the past week. Another 177 new teams have now met the 10 game minimum requirement giving…

Coronavirus Precautions for Hockey Teams and Families
Coronavirus Precautions for Hockey Teams and Families

By Scott Lowe – MyHockeyRankings.com With so many youth hockey teams qualifying for national tournaments, getting ready to start their playoffs or already in the midst of their postseason tournaments…

USA Hockey District Tourney Tracker
USA Hockey District Tourney Tracker

Unfortunately, USA Hockey Nationals were cancelled on March 11 as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. This effectively ended the season for all Tier 1 and Tier 2 who had qualfied or were hoping to qualify…

2019-20 Week #23 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #23 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #23 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added 9700 game scores to MYHockey over the past week.  Another 130 new teams have now met the 10 game minimum requirement…

Week 23 MHR Games of the Week
Week 23 MHR Games of the Week

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com Each week going forward we will try to highlight some of the upcoming weekend’s top matchups based on our most recent MYHockey Rankings. If you have a matchup…

2019-20 Week #22 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #22 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #22 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added a 12,600 game scores to MYHockey over the past week. Another 242 new teams have now met the 10 game minimum requirement…

Trade Deadline Provides Activity & Suprises
Trade Deadline Provides Activity & Suprises

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com NHL.com Photo So much for no big names being available at the NHL Trade Deadline. While teams like the Penguins, Canucks, Lightning and Capitals filled needs in…

Week 22 MHR Games of the Week
Week 22 MHR Games of the Week

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com NortheastPack.com Photo Each week going forward we will try to highlight some of the upcoming weekend’s top matchups based on our most recent MYHockey Rankings…

2019-20 Week #21 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #21 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #21 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added an over 16,000 game scores to MYHockey over the past week!  Our highest weekly total for the year. Nice job volunteers…

2020 NCDC Combines Coming To Detroit and Chicago
2020 NCDC Combines Coming To Detroit and Chicago

By Joshua Boyd / USPHL.com The United States Premier Hockey League, and its tuition-free National Collegiate Development Conference, are proud to announce their 2020 NCDC Combines, set to take place …

NHL Deadline is Christmas in February for Fans
NHL Deadline is Christmas in February for Fans

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com Most professional sports leagues have their dog days. For baseball it happens in August when the temperatures soar as over half the league has been eliminated from…

Week 21 MHR Games of the Week
Week 21 MHR Games of the Week

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com HometownLife.com photo Each week going forward we will try to highlight some of the upcoming weekend’s top matchups based on our most recent MYHockey Rankings…

2019-20 Week #20 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #20 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #20 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added just over 12,500 game scores to MYHockey over the past week! Almost 400 new teams have now met the 10 game minimum…

Junior Hockey is Not for the Faint of Heart
Junior Hockey is Not for the Faint of Heart

By Scott Lowe – MYHockeyRankings.com Twin City Thunder Photo  This is the time of year – as we navigate the downward slope of the 2019-20 hockey season with playoffs and national tournaments…

Week 20 MHR Games of the Week
Week 20 MHR Games of the Week

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com NeutralZone.net photo Each week going forward we will try to highlight some of the upcoming weekend’s top matchups based on our most recent MYHockey Rankings…

2019-20 Week #19 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #19 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #19 Rankings have been released. One very noteworthy item this week...  We have increased the minimum number of games required to be ranked in MYHockey to 10.  Until this week, …

Hockey Things That Make You Go Hmmm ... Part 1
Hockey Things That Make You Go Hmmm ... Part 1

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com PlymouthYouthHockey.net photo Hockey is the greatest sport to watch, period. Whether you are talking about mites and squirts or the best players in the world at…

Week 19 MHR Games of the Week
Week 19 MHR Games of the Week

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com MIHockey.com photo Each week going forward we will try to highlight some of the upcoming weekend’s top matchups based on our most recent MYHockey Rankings. …

2019-20 Week #18 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #18 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #18 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added approximately 14,400 game scores to MYHockey this past week!  Over 300 new teams have now met the 5 game minimum so…

Sacrifice and Balance Makes NCAA Hockey Dream Reachable
Sacrifice and Balance Makes NCAA Hockey Dream Reachable

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com SB Nation photo Life is a series of decisions, many of which are not easy to make. The major decisions, the ones that have a lasting impact on our lives and shape…

Week 18 MHR Games of the Week
Week 18 MHR Games of the Week

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com Scouting News Photo Each week going forward we will try to highlight some of the upcoming weekend’s top matchups based on our most recent MYHockey Rankings…

2019-20 Week #17 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #17 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #17 rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added an 15,100 game scores to MYHockey over the past week! That is a new weekly record!! Close to 200 new teams have now met…

Week 17 MHR Games of the Week
Week 17 MHR Games of the Week

Dan Hickling Photo By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com Each week going forward we will try to highlight some of the upcoming weekend’s top matchups based on our most recent MYHockey Rankings…

2019-20 Week #16 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #16 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #16 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added over 12k game scores to MYHockey over the past week. We now have 17,281 teams that qualify for our rankings. Good luck…

Players and Parents: Try Not to Focus So Much on the Alphabet Letters
Players and Parents: Try Not to Focus So Much on the Alphabet Letters

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com Hockey is not alone. It happens in other sports, too. A young player with an affinity for a particular sport shows early signs of promise – maybe as young …

Week 16 MHR Games of the Week
Week 16 MHR Games of the Week

Youth Hockey Hub Photo By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com Each week going forward we will try to highlight some of the upcoming weekend’s top matchups based on our most recent MYHockey Rankings…

2019-20 Week #15 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #15 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #15 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added over 13k game scores to MYHockey over the past week.  That increases the number of teams who are now qualified for…

Hockey New Year! A Different Look Back at 2019 on the Ice
Hockey New Year! A Different Look Back at 2019 on the Ice

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com (NHL.com Photo) What an amazing year for hockey 2019 was! But don’t we say that every year? Probably. That’s what happens when you have, bigger, stronger…

2019-20 Week #14 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #14 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #14 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added over 16.5k game scores to MYHockey since the last update on December 18th. This week 920 new teams qualified for the rankings…

World Junior Championship Viewer Guid: WJC Is Must See TV!
World Junior Championship Viewer Guid: WJC Is Must See TV!

By Scott Lowe – MyHockeyRankings.com It seems fitting that Voorhees, NJ-native Mattias Samuelsson was named captain of the United States 2020 World Junior Championship team just days before this…

Wounded Veteran Turns to Sled Hockey, Now Help Him Help Others
Wounded Veteran Turns to Sled Hockey, Now Help Him Help Others

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com Sean Sexton is a veteran of the United States armed forces who suffered a wound to the lower part of his right leg and foot that left him 100 percent disabled during…

MYHockey Rankings Holiday Schedule
MYHockey Rankings Holiday Schedule

The next two weekly ranking updates are planned to fall on Christmas Day and New Years Day. In order to allow our small team to be able to enjoy the holidays with their families, the MYHockey team is …

MHR Week 14 Games of the Week
MHR Week 14 Games of the Week

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com (durhamregion.com photo) Each week going forward we will try to highlight some of the upcoming weekend’s top matchups based on our most recent MYHockey Rankings…

2019-20 Week #13 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #13 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #13 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added over 12.8k game scores to MYHockey over the past week.  This week 649 new teams qualified for the rankings bring the…

So You Want to Be Scouted? An Elite Hockey Player's Guide to Getting Noticed
So You Want to Be Scouted? An Elite Hockey Player's Guide to Getting Noticed

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com (SUNY Morrisville Photo) So you’re a youth hockey player and you want to play in college or maybe even professionally? Well, for most players that means anywhere…

MHR Week 13 Games of the Week
MHR Week 13 Games of the Week

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com Each week going forward we will try to highlight some of the upcoming weekend’s top matchups based on our most recent MYHockey Rankings. If you have a matchup…

2019-20 Week #12 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #12 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #12 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added nearly 15k game scores to MYHockey. This week 1,136 new teams qualified for the rankings bringing the total…

An Open Letter of Advice to High-Level Hockey Coaches
An Open Letter of Advice to High-Level Hockey Coaches

By Scott Lowe – MyHockeyRankings.com (N.Y. Post Photo)   Dear High-Level Hockey Coach: I hope this letter finds you well as we pass U.S. Thanksgiving and head toward the holidays. For…

Week 12 MYHockeyRankings Games of the Week
Week 12 MYHockeyRankings Games of the Week

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com Photo Credit: Trent Rolfe Each week going forward we will try to highlight some of the upcoming weekend’s top matchups based on our most recent MYHockey Rankings…

2019-20 Week #11 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #11 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #11 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added 10.5k game scores to MYHockey. This week 426 new teams qualified for the rankings bring the total number …

A Look at the NHL as We Pass the 1/4 Pole
A Look at the NHL as We Pass the 1/4 Pole

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com (NHL.com photo) For followers of the National Hockey League, Thanksgiving weekend traditionally has been the first measuring stick by which coaches and teams are…

Week 11 MYHockey Rankings Games of the Week
Week 11 MYHockey Rankings Games of the Week

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com Each week going forward we will try to highlight some of the upcoming weekend’s top matchups based on our most recent MYHockey Rankings. If you have a matchup…

2019-20 Week #10 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #10 Rankings Released

A lot of interesting weather is anticapated over the next few days, please have a safe Thanksgiving!  MYHockey Week #10 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added …

Mom Inspires Young Goalie October Saves Efforts
Mom Inspires Young Goalie October Saves Efforts

By Scott Lowe – MYHockeyRankings.com Cancer is a disease that one way or another has touched all of our lives – and usually not in a good way. But as awful as the disease can be, the motivation…

Week 10 MYHockey Rankings Games of the Week
Week 10 MYHockey Rankings Games of the Week

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com Each week going forward we will try to highlight some of the upcoming weekend’s top matchups based on our most recent MYHockey Rankings. If you have a matchup…

2019-20 Week #9 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #9 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #9 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added over 11.5k game scores to MYHockey allowing us to surpass the 100k game score mark at our earliest ever date. …

Ohio High School Hockey is a Happy Tale of 2 Opportunities
Ohio High School Hockey is a Happy Tale of 2 Opportunities

By Jim Smith – MYHockeyRankings.com (ThisWeekNews.com phto) In a state known more for football than hockey, a tale of two organizational opportunities to play high school hockey exists in Ohio…

MHR Week 9 Games of the Week
MHR Week 9 Games of the Week

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com (USA Hockey Photo) Each week going forward we will try to highlight some of the upcoming weekend’s top matchups based on our most recent MYHockey Rankings. …

2019-20 Week #8 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #8 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #8 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added over 12k game scores to MYHockey so that we now have over 12,395 teams that qualify for the rankings, an increase…

College Hockey Opportunities Continue to Grow as CHF Begins Play
College Hockey Opportunities Continue to Grow as CHF Begins Play

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com Not too long ago, if a young hockey player dreamed of playing in college, he either had to be one of the fortunate minority to possess the talent and perseverance…

Week 8 MHR Games of the Week
Week 8 MHR Games of the Week

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com (USA Hockey Photo) Each week going forward we will try to highlight some of the upcoming weekend’s top matchups based on our most recent MYHockey Rankings. …

2019-20 Week #7 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #7 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #7 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added over 13,500 game scores to MYHockey. We now have over 11,864 teams that qualify for the rankings…

Sled Hockey Growth Continues as NHL Classic Approaches
Sled Hockey Growth Continues as NHL Classic Approaches

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com A few years ago, a group of NHL stars that included Sidney Crosby, Nathan MacKinnon, Claude Giroux, Logan Couture and Scott Hartnell took the ice as part of a video…

MHR Week 7 Games of the Week
MHR Week 7 Games of the Week

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com (USA Hockey Photo) Each week going forward we will try to highlight some of the upcoming weekend’s top matchups based on our most recent MYHockey Rankings. …

2019-20 Week #6 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #6 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #6 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added approximately 13k game scores to MYHockey so that we now have 10,963 teams that qualify for the rankings, …

Hockey World Rallies to Support Payton Bruns
Hockey World Rallies to Support Payton Bruns

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com It’s not possible to determine which is more amazing: the speed at which Chicago Young Americans 18U forward Payton Bruns is recovering from serious injuries…

2019-20 Week #5 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #5 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #5 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added over 10,800 game scores to MYHockey enabling 9,831 teams to qualify for the rankings, an increase of 1,000 over…

A Great Weekend for Women's Hockey
A Great Weekend for Women's Hockey

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com Usually when there is a professional sports exhibition featuring the top players in the world, the game isn’t that important. These contests tend to be a celebration…

Split Season Often Leads to Split Opinions
Split Season Often Leads to Split Opinions

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com mnhockeyhub.com photo When it comes youth hockey, there are very few concrete answers to the most frequently asked questions. Pretty much any question can be answered…

2019-20 Week #4 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #4 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #4 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added over 10,200 game scores to MYHockey resulting in 8,764 ranked teams, an increase of 1509 over…

Big Year for Girls' & Women's Hockey Continues
Big Year for Girls' & Women's Hockey Continues

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com  (NJ Devils/Greg Pallante Photo) There are more opportunities and greater participation in girls’ ice hockey than ever before. In fact, it is one of the…

MYHockey Rankings and GameSheet Inc Announce Partnership with Collegiate Hockey Federation
MYHockey Rankings and GameSheet Inc Announce Partnership with Collegiate Hockey Federation

MYHockey Rankings (MHR), the premier source for youth hockey rankings, and GameSheet Inc, the most trusted name in digital scorekeeping and league management, are pleased to announce the signing of an…

2019-20 Week #3 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #3 Rankings Released

Week #3 brings another 10,200 games scores posted to MYHockey and total of 7,257 teams who have now reached the 5 game minimum and are being ranked, up 1,818 from last week. The database…

Exciting Times for NCAA D1 Men's Hockey
Exciting Times for NCAA D1 Men's Hockey

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com (photo: @mystateofhockey Twitter) You know times have changed in men’s Division I college hockey when Dave Starman calls traditional national-power Boston College…

MHR Followers NHL Poll & Preview
MHR Followers NHL Poll & Preview

N.Y. Times Photo By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com Well, you went and did it. The followers have spoken. My worst fears realized. Our MYHockeyRankings.com NHL preseason poll is complete, and you…

Understanding the Rankings
Understanding the Rankings

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com We get a decent number of emails and social media direct messages from people who say they just don’t understand how we come up with our MYHockey Rankings. …

2019-20 Week #2 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #2 Rankings Released

MYHockey Rankings is proud to release Week #2 of our 2019-20 season rankings. Week #2 of the rankings brings another level of data maturity as the number of reported game scores in the database grew by…

Fight Breast Cancer With Hockey Beats Cancer Gear!
Fight Breast Cancer With Hockey Beats Cancer Gear!

It's almost Breast Cancer Awareness month, and you are sure to see a lot of pink around the rinks - and even on the ice - as the hockey community tries to raise awarness and help fight this terrible disease…

How Much is Too Much?
How Much is Too Much?

By Scott Lowe - MyHockeyRankings.com When my son was growing up and developing as a hockey player, we didn’t know about AA or AAA or high performance programs or any of that. In some ways, we may…

2019-20 Week #1 Rankings Released
2019-20 Week #1 Rankings Released

Hockey is back! The first week of rankings for the 2019-20 season have been released for the following listings: All USA Boys Tier 1 Divisions All USA Boys Tier 2 Divisions All Ontario Boys AAA Divisions…

October Saves Goalie Challenge
October Saves Goalie Challenge

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com Lara Hopewell thought that nothing could be tougher than fighting and beating cancer, which she did. Well, that was before she faced the realities of being the mother…

Young Player Continues Fundraising Work With 3-on-3 Tourney
Young Player Continues Fundraising Work With 3-on-3 Tourney

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com It’s not unusual for someone to have a life-altering experience at some point. For many of us, this happens later in life and causes us to reflect on our …

GameSheet Continues to Grow - Chicago Bruins Pilots
GameSheet Continues to Grow - Chicago Bruins Pilots

Chicago Bruins Pilots GameSheet Live MYHockey Rankings and GameSheet Inc, are pleased to announce the Chicago Bruins Pee Wee Minor squad will be piloting GameSheet Live, their state-of-the-art iPad scoring…

2019-20 NCDC Preview
2019-20 NCDC Preview

By Joshua Boyd / USPHL.com The nights are getting cooler, the kids are back in school and Halloween candy is already filling your local supermarket shelves. What else happens in September? Oh yes, USPHL…

New Faces in New Places as NHL Camps Start
New Faces in New Places as NHL Camps Start

By Scott Lowe MyHockeyRankings.com (Newsday Photo) We’re less than a month out from the puck dropping on the 2019-20 NHL season. Have you been able to keep up with all of the league’…

Untangling the U.S. Junior Hockey Web
Untangling the U.S. Junior Hockey Web

By Scott Lowe  MYHockeyRankings.com As we prepare to drop the puck on the 2019-20 junior hockey season, there are more opportunities than ever for young hockey players across North America to continue…

Enjoy Hockey's Busy Season
Enjoy Hockey's Busy Season

By Scott Lowe  MyHockeyRankings.com   Hockey generally is considered primarily a winter sport, but at the youth level there is no busier time than September and October. And while the EJEPL…

GameSheet Inc Launches USA Expansion in Chicago with Labor Day Showcase
GameSheet Inc Launches USA Expansion in Chicago with Labor Day Showcase

MYHockey Rankings and GameSheet Inc, are pleased to announce their United States launch of GameSheet Live, their state-of-the-art iPad scoring app. The Labor Day Showcase, hosted by the Chicago Mission…

MYHockey Rankings and GameSheet Inc. Agree to Long-Term Strategic Partnership
MYHockey Rankings and GameSheet Inc. Agree to Long-Term Strategic Partnership

MYHockey Rankings (MHR), the premier source for youth hockey rankings, and GameSheet Inc, the most trusted name in digital scorekeeping and league management, are pleased to announce the signing of an…

Blind Hockey Summit Shows Sport
Blind Hockey Summit Shows Sport

By Scott Lowe  MYHockeyRankings.com   Hockey truly is for everyone. Nowhere was that more evident than at last weekend’s sixth Blind Hockey Summit in St. Paul, Minn. Hosted by …

Embrace Technology to Help Your Club Grow
Embrace Technology to Help Your Club Grow

By Scott Lowe MYHockeyRankings.com   Times have changed, and for better or worse, technological advances have made it easier than ever to communicate with the masses. It doesn’t matter…

Rules Changes? What Rules Changes?
Rules Changes? What Rules Changes?

By Scott Lowe MYHockeyRankings.com   USA Hockey only introduces rules changes once every four years. So, considering that the organization announced changes in 2017, it created a bit of a social…

A Season in the Life of the USPHL
A Season in the Life of the USPHL

Players from multiple league levels discuss life in the nation’s foremost development model By Joshua Boyd / USPHL.com August brings hockey players from across the world off the beaches and summer…

FAQ: Rules for USA Minor Birth Year and Tier 1 Ranking Categories
FAQ: Rules for USA Minor Birth Year and Tier 1 Ranking Categories

Questions regarding how teams qualify for the minor birth year rankings and how teams can qualify for the Tier 1 rankings are as abundant as the amount of penalty minutes in a 1980’s Penguins vs…

Introducing MYHockey Rankings Director of Digital Media: Scott Lowe
Introducing MYHockey Rankings Director of Digital Media: Scott Lowe

Hockey has been a part of my life for more than 40 years.  It all started with a cartoon character named Peter Puck – back then I think I looked forward to the intermissions more than the …

MYHockey Rankings, ICEBERG Sports Analytics Announce Partnership
MYHockey Rankings, ICEBERG Sports Analytics Announce Partnership

The partnership agreement aims to further ICEBERG Sports Analytics commitment to youth hockey and player development by collaborating with MHR, the leader in North American youth hockey information…

Welcome to the 2019-20 Hockey Season!
Welcome to the 2019-20 Hockey Season!

For the first time in a decade, we released our initial set of team and league data for the 2019-20 fall/winter season before August 1st. At this point we are focused on identifying all competitive/travel…

NCDC, USPHL Giving Back With Free Combine set for July 26-28 in Chicago
NCDC, USPHL Giving Back With Free Combine set for July 26-28 in Chicago

The USPHL and NCDC are giving back to the players and parents who give so much to the game. With the conclusion of the inaugural NCDC Combine in Michigan - held June 7-9 - the United States Premier Hockey…

2019-20 Season Just Around the Corner
2019-20 Season Just Around the Corner

Now that we have finalized the 2018-19 season, we have begun preparations for the 2019-20 season.  Traditionally, we have started the season on August 1st, but we will be moving that up to July 1st…

2018-19 Season Finalized May 29th
2018-19 Season Finalized May 29th

On Wednesday May 29th MYHockey will finalize (archive) all 2018-19 season data.  Any additions or changes must be made on or before Wednesday May 29th at which time we archive data and it's not changed…

NCDC Midwest Combine coming to Lansing, Michigan from June 7-9
NCDC Midwest Combine coming to Lansing, Michigan from June 7-9

The United States Premier Hockey League, and its tuition-free National Collegiate Development Conference, have announced their first-ever NCDC Midwest Combine, set to take place in Lansing, …

2018-19 Week #31 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #31 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #31 Rankings have been released.  We will keep the system active while we monitor Canandian National Midget Tournament results and various Junior championships.  During this time…

2018-19 Week #30 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #30 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #30 Rankings have been released.  We have updated the Ontario Provincial Championship games this week, both the guys and the girls results.  Congrats to all the winners especially…

2018-19 Week #29 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #29 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #29 Rankings have been released.  We have all USA Hockey National Tournament results posted as well as most of the Ontario Girls Provincial tournament results.  Congrats to…

2018-19 Week #28 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #28 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #28 Rankings have been released.  As USA Hockey Nationals start this week, we wish everyone participating the best of luck. We continue to encourage anyone to report missing game scores…

USPHL Alumni Clean Up In NCAA Individual Honors Across All Divisions
USPHL Alumni Clean Up In NCAA Individual Honors Across All Divisions

By Joshua Boyd / USPHL.com    With over 1,100 alumni currently playing in the college ranks, more USPHL players move on to college hockey than from any other U.S. hockey league. When they…

2018-19 Week #27 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #27 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #27 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added 3,200 game scores to MYHockey over the past week.  Another 20 new teams have now met the 10 game minimum requirement…

2018-19 Week #26 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #26 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #26 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added 5,000 game scores to MYHockey over the past week.  Another 50 new teams have now met the 10 game minimum requirement…

2018-19 Week #25 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #25 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #25 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added an  6,100 game scores to MYHockey over the past week.  Another 120 new teams have now met the 10 game minimum…

2018-19 Week #24 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #24 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #24 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added 8000 game scores to MYHockey over the past week.  Another 70 new teams have now met the 10 game minimum requirement…

2018-19 Week #23 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #23 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #23 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added an 9000 game scores to MYHockey over the past week.  Another 160 new teams have now met the 10 game minimum requirement…

2018-19 Week #22 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #22 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #22 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added an over 15,000 game scores to MYHockey over the past week!  Our highest weekly total for the year. Nice job volunteers…

2018-19 Week #21 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #21 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #21 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added an 12,000 game scores to MYHockey over the past week!  Almost 250 new teams have now met the 10 game minimum…

2018-19 Week #20 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #20 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #20 Rankings have been released. One very noteworthy item this week...  We have increased the minimum number of games required to be ranked in MYHockey to 10.  Until this week, …

Congratulations to JDM Sports Hobey Baker Nominee Brennan Kapcheck
Congratulations to JDM Sports Hobey Baker Nominee Brennan Kapcheck

MYHockey would like to congrulate JDM Sports and Brennan Kapcheck on being nominated for the Hobey Baker! "JDM Sports is proud to announce client Brennan Kapcheck is up for the Hobey Baker (voting link…

2018-19 Week #19 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #19 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #19 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added 11,000 game scores to MYHockey this past week!  Over 100 new teams have now met the 5 game minimum so that…

2018-19 Week #18 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #18 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #18 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added an 12,400 game scores to MYHockey over the past week!  Over 200 new teams have now met the 5 game minimum so …

2018-19 Week #17 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #17 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #17 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added over 13k game scores to MYHockey over the past week, a new record number of games in one week!  We now have over 17k…

2018-19 Week #16 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #16 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #16 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added over 13k game scores to MYHockey over the past week.  That increases the number of teams who are now qualified for…

2018-19 Week #15 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #15 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #15 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added over 9k game scores to MYHockey over the past week.  This week 736 new teams qualified for the rankings bring the …

2018-19 Week #14 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #14 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #14 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added over 7.5k game scores to MYHockey over the past week.  This is about half our normal weekly number, but with the holiday…

2018-19 Week #13 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #13 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #13 Rankings have been released. Volunteers and members added over 11.8k game scores to MYHockey over the past week.  This week 711 new teams qualified for the rankings bring the…

2018-19 Week #12 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #12 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #12 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added over 13k game scores to MYHockey. This week 1,113 new teams qualified for the rankings bringing…

2018-19 Week #11 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #11 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #11 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added over 14k game scores to MYHockey. This week 1,120 new teams qualified for the rankings bring…

2018-19 Week #10 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #10 Rankings Released

We hope everyone had a nice Thanksgiving! MYHockey Week #10 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added over 12k game scores to MYHockey.  This week 446 new …

2018-19 Week 9 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week 9 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #9 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added over 11k game scores to MYHockey allowing us to surpass the 100k game score mark at our earliest ever date. …

MHR - Stick Bandits Partnership
MHR - Stick Bandits Partnership

MYHockey is thrilled to introduce our newest partner: Stick Bandits! MHR and Stick Bandits' partnered to help make ordering new stickers for your player, team or club as smooth as …

2018-19 Week #8 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #8 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #8 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added over 11k game scores to MYHockey so that we now have over 11353 teams that qualify for the rankings…

2018-19 Week #7 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #7 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #7 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added over 12k game scores to MYHockey so that we now have over 10,675 teams that qualify for the rankings, …

2018-19 Week #6 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #6 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #6 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added approximately 11k game scores to MYHockey so that we now have over 9900 teams that qualify for the…

2018-19 Week #5 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #5 Rankings Released

MYHockey Week #5 Rankings are now available. This past week volunteers and members added over 10k game scores to MYHockey enabling over 9100 teams to qualify for the rankings, an increase of nearly…

2018-19 Week #4 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #4 Rankings Released

This past week volunteers and members added over 11,000 game scores to MYHockey resulting in 8177 ranked teams, an increase of 1545 over last week. In our major ranking categories, we have new #1 teams…

2018-19 Association Rankings
2018-19 Association Rankings

MYHockey Rankings (MHR) is thrilled to release our first edition of 2018-19 Association Rankings this Wednesday, October 10th. Following their release on October 10th, MHR will update the Association …

2018-19 Week #3 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #3 Rankings Released

Week #3 brings another 9000 games scores posted to MYHockey and total of 6639 teams who have now reached the 5 game minimum and are being ranked, up 2597 from last week. The database now contains…

2018-19 Week #2 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #2 Rankings Released

MYHockey is proud to release Week #2 of our 2018-19 season rankings.  Week #2 of the rankings brings another level of data maturity as the number of reported game scores in the database grew by 7k…

Introducing Our Newest Partner: Hockey Wrap Around
Introducing Our Newest Partner: Hockey Wrap Around

We had the chance to sit down with Wraparound Team Leader, Lee M.J. Elias to talk about both what Hockey Wrap Around stands for and also his life as a author, speaker and coach.  Ok, Obvious question…

From Start to Stardom: EHF, EHF Selects, USPHL Offer Unparalleled Development Path
From Start to Stardom: EHF, EHF Selects, USPHL Offer Unparalleled Development Path

When the United States Premier Hockey League merged with the Eastern Hockey Federation in June, a whole new world was created.  Now, for the first time in the United States, there is one single …

2018-19 Week #1 Rankings Released
2018-19 Week #1 Rankings Released

Hockey is back! The first week of rankings for the 2018-19 season have been released for the following listings: All USA Boys Tier 1 Divisions All USA Boys Tier 2 Divisions All Ontario Boys AAA Divisions…

How To Communicate Fees To Your Parents
How To Communicate Fees To Your Parents

The following article is brought to you by and it original version can be found on  LeagueApps - Make Sports Happen! The beginning of the school year may be exciting for youth athletes…

MYHockey is Seeking Volunteers for 2018-19 Season
MYHockey is Seeking Volunteers for 2018-19 Season

The 2018-19 hockey season is underway in many parts of North America. And once again, MYHockey is seeking volunteers to enter scores and keep the system as complete and accurate as humanly possible. Approximately…

Welcome to the 2018-19 Hockey Season!
Welcome to the 2018-19 Hockey Season!

As we have done for more than a decade, this morning, August 1st, we released our initial set of team and league data for the 2018-19 fall/winter season. At this point we are focused on identifying all…