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Welcome to North Central Mass Youth Hockey

The mission of the North Central Mass Youth Hockey Association is to provide an ice hockey program which believes quality instruction and skill development allows all players to reach their maximum potential in a safe and recreational environment. The development of all players is to be a positive, enjoyable experience which focuses on team play and sportsmanship. North Central Mass Youth Hockey Association serves as the local youth hockey program for the following towns Ashburnham, Gardner,  Westminster, Winchendon and surrounding areas.

Mail to:


PO Box 212

Gardner, MA 01440

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LTS/LTH Session 3 Registration OPEN Starting 1/8/2022 -  @...
House Hockey 2nd Evaluation Round
Hello Sting Families! Just a reminder that the second round of...


This is the Mite ADM (Mini-Mites) - SESSION 2
Mite ADM is a cross ice program for learn to skate graduates.  It is an excellent beginner Hockey program open to kids between 2013 and 2017 birth years.

We're starting later in the season:

  • Session II Starts on 1/20/2022 and run until 3/26/2022 - Cost is $250

Each Session has 1 practice and 1 "Game" per week locally at Gardner Veterans Arena (or another local rink if necessary).

There will be NO PRO-Rating on these sessions for missed practices or games and we also did away with the registration and payment schedule. Instead of a larger tuition and committment for the entire season, we divided the season into two equal sessions allowing parents some flexibility with their schedule.

If you need a payment schedule for either of the Mite ADM programs, please email and we can work with you. 

If you have any questions please feel free to email

Go Sting!


Open to: Boys & Girls
born between: 01/01/2013 and 12/31/2017

by posted 12/05/2021

LTS/LTH Session 3 Registration OPEN

Starting 1/8/2022 -  @ 8am Cushing Academy

Will run until 2/12

The cost for participating in the program will be $60.00 per child/per session.
All children will be required to wear a helmet (hockey helmet preferred), gloves/mittens. No child or adult will be allowed on the ice without a helmet. We also recommend elbow/knee pads to soften falls, but they are not required. Rentals are not available. Please place a piece of tape with your child’s first name on the front of his or her helmet. Protection for the teeth is highly recommended.  Boys and girls are also encouraged to use a protective mask (cage or visor).  A good pair of proper fitting skates is important as well. Hockey sticks will be necessary for experienced skaters.  
All skaters are REQUIRED  to register with USA Hockey prior to skating.  Once you have completed your online registration with NCMYH please visit:​ to register with USA Hockey.  A link to USA hockey is also available from our home page under "links".  You must enter your skater's USA Hockey Confirmation number in their profile or bring a copy to the 1st session in order for them to enter on to the ice.  No exceptions will be made.


Base Cost: $60.00

by posted 12/05/2021
House Hockey 2nd Evaluation Round

Hello Sting Families!

Just a reminder that the second round of NCMYH House Hockey Evaluations will take place this weekend! Unless you have been contacted separately or told otherwise, please have your child attend the same time slots as last weekends assessments:

Saturday Location: Cushing Academy
1st slot- 9am-10am
2nd slot- 10am-11am
3rd slot- 11am-12pm
Sunday Location: Gardner
1st slot- 10am-11am
2nd slot- 11am-12pm
3rd slot- 12pm-1pm
Hope to see you all there,
Also, there will be a House Hockey Informational Parents/Coaches Web meeting on Tuesday 11/30 that we strongly recommend you attend. A separate email with a link to the meeting will be sent out.
Go Sting!

by posted 11/26/2021
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