Articles from November 2002

Sled Hockey Nationals Coming to the Atlantic District

Tom Brake writes, "From January 31 to February 3, 2003, the Atlantic District will be hosting an Invitational National Championships for Sled Hockey. We are looking for officials to volunteer their time for this worthy cause."

"We will be having adult as well as youth teams coming in from around the country and would like to show what a good officating program we have. I will start to schedule these games in January. Please contact me at if you would to participate "

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Membership Database Access Rolled Out to Atlantic District Administrators

Dave Aiello wrote, "After overcoming a number of technical problems, I finished the necessary changes to the AAHArefs Membership Database, and have started issuing passwords to officiating administrators throughout the district. Within the last 24 hours, over 70 administrators have received instructions to access the database."

"If you need access to the database and have not received a user name and password in your email, please send an email to me at daiello [at] Please include your name, email address, phone number, and the re...

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I Have Access to the Database, How Do I Use It?

Dave Aiello wrote, "On behalf of the management of AAHArefs, welcome to the most sophisticated hockey officiating website in the world."

"You have been issued a password to the AAHArefs administration system primarily so that you can access the membership database. You will find the membership database under the link labeled Officiating Member Databaseon the sidebar. This is the official USA Hockey officiating member database. It's the database that should be used to determine an official's registration status, or to find the contact information for an official."

"As you can see, we have over 2400 officials registered in the Atlantic District for the 2002-2003 season, so we need to provide some tools to help you get value out of such a large amount of information. We will add at least a few more ways to search the Officials database in the next few days. So come back periodically."

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