Programming (Minor Hockey Alliance of Ontario)

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Age Divisions

Division

 

U12

under 21 years as of December 31

U18

under 18 years as of December 31

U15

under 15 years as of December 31

U13

under 13 years as of December 31

U11

under 11 years as of December 31

U9

under 9 years as of December 31

U8

under 8 years as of December 31

 

Where Minor Divisions Have Been Established:

Division
U21

under 19 years as of December 31

U16

under 16 years as of December 31

U14

under 14 years as of December 31

U12

under 12 years as of December 31

U10

under 10 years as of December 31

 

ALLIANCE Hockey Programming Information:

ALLIANCE Hockey offers various options for minor hockey participants at every age category from 5 - 20 years old!

Within these age divisions, ALLIANCE Hockey minor hockey Associations offer hockey for the following categories.  All categories are recognized by Hockey Canada and the Ontario Hockey Federation.

Category

Designation

Details

House League

HL

ALLIANCE House League teams play in an in-city or local league with the participants playing against other House League Association teams. These teams may participate in sanctioned Hockey Canada or IIHF games and tournaments. Players are not bound by residential regulations at the House League Level.

House League Select

HL Select

ALLIANCE House League Select teams that are made up of players that are from a sanctioned house league program. Players that do not participate in a sanctioned house program are not eligible for House League Select teams. These teams may participate in sanctioned Hockey Canada or IIHF games and tournaments. Players are not bound by residential regulations at the House League Select Level.

Minor Development

MD

ALLIANCE Hockey Minor Development teams consist of players who are not part of a House League or Representative Program. ALLIANCE Hockey Minor Development teams generally participate in an inter-city or in-city league and if are categorized as MD teams, are bound by residential regulations. In ALLIANCE Hockey, there are East/Central and West MD Leagues which feature teams from across the ALLIANCE. These teams may participate in sanctioned Hockey Canada or IIHF games and tournaments.

A - AA

A - AA

ALLIANCE A - AA teams are teams that players participate on that are a representative - travel hockey team from a minor hockey association. Within the ALLIANCE, these teams play in the ALLIANCE Hockey Seeded League, which features two divisions - Bristol Division (A) and the Constellation Division (AA). These teams are "seeded" based on performance during the first half of the season. These teams may participate in sanctioned Hockey Canada and IIHF games and tournaments. Players are bound by residential regulations at the A and AA Levels.

AAA

AAA

ALLIANCE Hockey AAA teams are made up of players who participate on a representative - travel hockey teams from a minor hockey association. Within the ALLIANCE, these teams play in the ALLIANCE Hockey Pavilion League. These teams may participate in sanctioned Hockey Canada or IIHF games and tournaments. Players are bound by residential regulations at the AAA level. This division is the highest category of minor hockey in the ALLIANCE OHF and Hockey Canada.