Southern Tier Hockey Association: Welcome

Last Updated:  28 January 2015 @ 8:58 PM


The Southern Tier Hockey Association is a Youth Hockey Organization located in the Southern Tier of New York State.  We offer both House and Competitive Tier II Travel Programs ranging from Mini-Mites through Midgets, ages 4 to 18. 

STHA Address:  P.O. Box 2765, Binghamton, NY 13902


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Tuesday, January 13
Squirt Division Presidents Day Jam

Squirt Division Presidents Day Jam

The Squirt Division Presidents Day Jam is scheduled for Monday February 16, 2015.  This is a house division event where each team will play two games in a tournament like atmosphere. Please see this link for the jam rules and schedule.


Wednesday, January 28



The Jan, Feb & Mar schedules were updated on 1/28 @ 6:11PM.

Google Calendar is up-to-date


To view the schedule in PDF, Excel or Google Calendar format, please click



Monday, January 26


The STHA will be hosting a  free "Try Hockey Day" for children ages 4 to 11.

Date: Saturday, February 21st

 Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm (Registration starts at 11:30am)
Where: Chenango Ice Rink (click here for directions)


      For the 2015 Valentine's Day card flyer click here

For the Dress Up Feb 21 Poster click here

For the First Steps Vert Feb 21 Poster click here

For the How to Dress Final Flyer click here 


If you have any questions, please contact Jeff Espe 


Monday, January 26


The STHA is now accepting nominations for the following awards:

  • Don Franck Award

Awarded to an individual that has served for ten or more years in the STHA as a board member, coach, sponsor, etc. Don Franck is one of the original founders of the STHA, which started at Quaker Lake. He played and coached in the STHA and also served on the Board.

  • Ramo Folli Award

Awarded to an individual that has served for five or more years in the STHA as a board member, coach, sponsor, etc. Ramo Folli was also instrumental in forming the STHA and worked in many capacities for the organization.

  • Cliff Hunter Award 

Awarded to the Coach of the Year. This goes to a coach who exemplifies the true meaning of coaching in all aspects of the game. Coaching ability, team spirit, leadership, rapport with parents and players are all qualities of this recipient. Cliff Hunter was an exceptional coach in the STHA who exhibited all of the mentioned qualities of a coach for years in the STHA.

  • Special Service Awards - Awards for individuals that have provided contributions to the STHA during the season.

Please submit nomination letters to STHA Secretary Beth Patrick by February 10th, 2015.

Saturday, January 17


Friday - 1/30/2015 7:05 PM Mini #2
Friday - 2/6/2015 7:05 PM PW #3/4
Friday - 2/20/2015 7:05 PM Mini #3
Friday- 2/27/2015 7:05 PM Mini #4
Sunday- 3/8/2015 3:05 PM Mini #5
Friday- 3/13/2015 7:05 PM Mini #6

Tuesday, September 16


Binghamton Senators House JAM Tournaments will be held on the following dates:

PEE WEE - January 31st, 2015

MINI - February 7th, 2015

Details will follow on the times for each event.

Monday, January 26
Pee Wee Selects 2015 Gene Harrington Tournament



PeeWee Selects WINS Gene Harrington Tournament in Niagara Falls, NY





Front Row(L-R):  Patrick Carlton, Nick Rogers

Second Row(L-R): Riker Dieffenbach, Ben Trelease, Ryan Symons, James Redmore, Max Gozenpud, Collin Matolka

Third Row(L-R): Shawn Deer, John Calabrese, Bryce Malyszek, Logan Zabadal, Tanner Gates, Nolan Wilson, Jenna Reynolds, Anthony Basile, Kyle Spoor

Back Row(L-R): Assistant Coaches-Stan Gozenpud, Ron Dieffenbach, Head Coach- Patrick Basile, Assistant Coach-Scott Trelease


Wednesday, January 28
SIHA Summer 2015 Clinic


 The Sport International Hockey Academy will be returning to The Chenango Ice Rink, July 20 – 24 & August 24 - 28/2015 for two exciting 40 hour summer hockey camps (ages 6 – 17 yrs. (all players grouped by age and ability)).  SIHA is entering their 26th year of hockey instruction, conducting summer camps in 33 locations. 



“The Sport International Philosophy is "Total Hockey", with the accent on skill repetition and highly energized, originally designed drills. Sport International is a fast paced program, perfect for any level of hockey player. Our highly qualified, "charismatic" college/professional staff, will ensure that every student, enjoys a positive learning experience. Each player will, receive a daily individualized video analysis in a different drill each day (players and goalies). The SIHA "40 Hour Instructional Program", is widely respected, and clearly one of the leading camps in North America. Please click on the following link to view our 2015 Press Release; We’ll see you in July & August”



For additional information about the SIHA 2015 Instructional Tour, please visit the SIHA Website or call 1-800-724-6658.

You can also email local representative and Regional Director Jim Tofte with any questions.

Friday, November 28
STHA Board Meeting


The Regular Meeting of the STHA Board of Directors will be held on Monday January 26th at 7:00pm at the Relief Pitcher in Binghamton, NY.  


Please attend and support youth hockey in the Southern Tier. 

Tuesday, October 23


Interested in purchasing Jr. Senators apparel?  


The Binghamton Senators have recently added new Jr. Sens items to their on-line store, some of which can be customized with your favorate players name and number.  Click here to view a list of current items available for purchase.



Monday, July 22





Any member wishing to purchase customized warm up suits, sweatshirts, shirts or other items that contain the Binghamton Senator Branding shall obtain approval from the STHA Equipment Director prior to placing any orders to ensure appropriate license requirements are met.  Binghamton Senators merchandise, including Binghamton Jr. Senators merchandise, is only available through authorized dealers.  The STHA Equipment Director shall seek approval of the Binghamton Senators if their branding is being requested.


For more information, please contact Randy Hamilton.