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Bantam Age Group Checking Clinic with Jeff Adams

Tues, Aug 10, 7:00-8:00
Wed, Aug 11, 5:30-6:30

This program will focus on proper checking techniques for Bantam age players (2007/2008 birth year).

Pegula Masking Update

After June 28th, fully vaccinated individuals at Penn State will no longer be required to wear face masks indoors, and the physical distancing and outdoor masking requirements will be lifted for all individuals.  Penn State will continue to require non-vaccinated individuals to wear masks inside University buildings at all times after June 28th

Penn State Girls Ice Hockey Camp July 19-22!

Hello SCYIHA Members,

Penn State is offering a Girls Ice Hockey Camp on July 19-22! Penn State Women's Hockey Coach Jeff Kampersal and his coaching staff plan to challenge campers to improve their hockey skills and help them create memories that will last a lifetime. Learn more about the camps being offered at the link below!

Girls Ice Hockey Camp Registration 

Pegula Updated COVID Procedures

Pegula has updated its procedures for entering and using the building. The following adjustments will be immediate:

  1. There will be no more temperature checks when you enter the building.
  2. All user groups can go to the changing area when they enter.
  3. User groups will not have to send a roster each time they come to use the building.
    1. However, we are still requiring waivers.
    2. We will need each user group to email us ( anyone that is new coming to the building and have them sign the waiver.
  4. All sticktimes, freestyles, public sessions, clinics, coffee clubs, and any other rink related program will still require pre-registration online.
    1. There will still be a check-in process (minus the temp check) at the podium to make sure everyone has paid.

Masks mandate is still in effect

SCYIHA Announces New 2021-2022 Board Members!

SCYIHA would like to welcome our six newly elected board members for 2021-2022:

Mike Marusa
Mike Lukac
Stefan Cherinka
Mike Chobody
Jeff Ebeck 
Rick Lawrence

Executive board voting will occur at the next SCYIHA board meeting scheduled for Wednesday, June 2nd.  An announcement of the new executive board will be made following that meeting.

We would also like to thank our outgoing board members and everyone else who helped to keep things running through this year.  Please see the graphic below for a breakdown of voting results. 

*Derek Fairman and Rick Lawrence tied for the 6th board position, but both candidates spoke and Derek withdrew his name from consideration.

2021-2022 Tryout Results

Thank you to everyone who came out last week for tryouts!

Tryout results and coach selections are posted below 

Team information/roster spots will be posted by Tryout ID (tryout bib number).

A player has 48 hours from the time roster spots are announced to decline their roster spot. The deadline to accept or decline your team will be Friday, April 23rd at 10:00 PM. If you do not send an email to to decline your spot by Friday, April 23rd at 10:00 PM, you will be charged your first non-refundable ¼ installment of your season dues on Saturday, April 24th

We're looking forward to a great season!


We're Looking For Coaches!!

We are currently accepting applications for Coaches and Team Managers for the upcoming 2021-2022 Icers season.  Please see the link below to submit your application! 

Please send any questions to


Please follow the registration link below to register for tryouts for the Icers 2021-2022 season!

Go Icers!

Heads UP Baseline Concussion Testing

Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation and UPMC Sports Medicine Announce Open Enrollment for Heads UP Baseline Concussion Testing

The Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation and UPMC Sports Medicine are once again teaming up to offer the Heads UP Pittsburgh program, an innovative concussion awareness and baseline testing initiative for young athletes throughout Western Pennsylvania.

Please see the document below for more information. 


State College Youth Ice Hockey

P.O. Box 10168 
State College, Pennsylvania 16805



This season, SCYIHA is proudly partnering with Geisinger for the care of our home and visiting youth hockey players. Geisinger's certified, experienced athletic trainers will provide top-notch sports medicine diagnostics and treatment during all Icers home games at Penn State's Pegula Ice Arena. And thanks to Geisinger's generous contribution to our Association, our players have been outfitted with two practice jerseys each. 

Geisinger – supporting our players’ big league dreams

Icer's Apparel

Icer's Apparel

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Purchase Your Pegula Parking Passes Here!

As part of the parking changes at Pegula (Yellow H, Shields, and Wagner) the parking office has sent us a link for our user groups to purchase evening/weekend passes.


If you are interested in learning more about how you can support SCYIHA and sponsorship opportunities for our 2021-2022 season, please contact us at: and we will set up a time to discuss options that would be the best fit; thank you for your interest and support!

Thank you, Penguins!

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