New York State Hockey Officials Association

Welcome to the official website of NYSHOA, New York State's Elite Ice Hockey Officials Association located in Buffalo, New York. NYSHOA continues to provide Western New York's amateur hockey associations with highly trained and skilled officials. Our officials strive to keep the integrity and safety of the game while encouraging sportsmanship and fair play. NYSHOA continues to provide officials to 21 associations and 7 leagues.


NYSHOA is proud to be affiliated with the following hockey associations:

Amherst Youth Hockey, Bud Bakewell Ice Hawks Hockey, Buffalo Stars, Buffalo Shamrocks Hockey, Cazenovia Chiefs, Chautauqua County Youth Hockey Association, Cheektowaga Warriors, Clarence Mustangs, Depew Saints, Hamburg Hawks, Harrington Tournaments, Integrity Hockey League, Niagara Junior Purple Eagles, Niagara University Adult, North Buffalo Bison's, Old Tyme Hockey Adult League, Section VI Junior Varsity Federation, Tonawanda Lightning, Wheatfield Blades

  • Link to the current USA Hockey Game Incident Report .

  • Links

    USA Hockey

    NYS Amateur Hockey Association

    New York State Amatuer Hockey Association's Officiating Program

    Western New York Amateur Hockey League

    Buffalo Storm Inline Hockey


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    P.O. Box 442
    Buffalo, NY 14225