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Jim Doyle Appointed Atlantic District Referee-in-Chief

The AAHA is proud to announce that Jim Doyle (Medford, NJ) has been appointed by USA Hockey to serve as the Atlantic District's Referee-in-Chief effectively immediately. Jim brings tremendous experience to the position including a previous 4-year stint as District RIC ending in 1999.

Jim has been serving as a Supervisor of Officials for the ECHL and the AHL for the last ten seasons. He has officiated in over 1300 professional (ECHL and AHL) games, was NHL trainee for four season and worked the 1980's Olympics as well. Jim is very familiar with many of the ch...

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Announcing the Atlantic District Spring Officiating Seminars for 2016-17

The Atlantic District Officiating Program has announced that there will be additional USA Hockey Officiating Seminars for the 2016-2017 season, which will take place as follows:

Additional Level 3 Seminar to Be Held on Thursday, October 27, 2016 in Sewell, NJ

The district seminar staff would like to announce that a Level 3 seminar will be held at the Washington Twp Fire Department, 213 E Holly Ave, Sewell, NJ 08080 on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 6:00 PM. The seminar should appear in the USA Hockey registration system as NJ - WTFD - SEWELL - Level 3 under the Atlantic District.

This will likely be the last Level 3 seminar for the 2016-17 season for ...

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Additional Level 3 Seminar To Be Held on Thursday, October 27, 2016

Due to the USA Hockey registration demand, the district seminar staff will be holding an additional Level 3 seminar for the Atlantic District in a Southern NJ / Southeastern PA location to be determined on October 27, 2016. The seminar should appear in the USA Hockey registration system by September 23, 2016.

This will be the last Level 3 seminar for the 2016-17 season and will have limited attendance. This seminar will not have a skating requirement. For any questions, please contact Joe Franchetti at jfranchetti@aaharefs.or...

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NA3AHL Will Have An Officiating Clinic On the Same Day as Level 4 Seminar

The North American 3 Atlantic Hockey League (NA3HL) will hold classroom and skating sessions for candidates for its officiating staff on August 14, 2016 in Lawrenceville, NJ. This event will be taking place following the USA Hockey Officiating Program Level 4 Seminar being put on by the Atlantic District.

Officials selected for the NA3HL staff must be 18 years of age or older.

Any official interested in being part of the NA3 session should send an officiating / playing resume to HRAOref@gmail.com.

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Announcing the 2016-2017 Fall Seminar Schedule

The 2016-2017 Fall Officiating Seminar Schedule is now available at http://aaharefs.org/seminars/schedule/. Registration for the 2016-2017 officiating season begins on Monday, August 1, 2016 at http://www.usahockey.com/officials. Check the http://www.usahockey.com/officialseminars for exact seminar times and locations.

If you have any questions, please email Marty Maglio, the District Seminar Coordinator at mmaglio@aaharefs.org

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