Articles from February 2013

An Inside Look at the 2013 IIHF World Junior Championships

Jim Doyle interviews the Atlantic District's Harry Dumas on his experience officiating this years tournament

Jim Doyle: Can you give us a brief description of your officiating experience over the past 10 years leading up to working International Assignments?

Harry Dumas: My career with the NHL ended in 2006 and began to work for Paul Stewart in the ECAC College Division 1 four years ago.

I attended USA Hockey's"Elite Officiating Experience" development camp in the summer of 2011, which serves as an entry poin...

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Atlantic District Officials Selected for 2012-2013 IIHF Assignments

Congratulations to Atlantic District officials who have been named to IIHF tournament officiating staffs for 2013:

  • Dave Brown, Linesman
    2013 IIHF World Championship Division I Group A in Hungary
  • Harry Dumas, Referee
    2013 IIHF U20 World Championship in Russia
  • Jud Ritter, Linesman
    2013 IIHF U18 World Championship Division III Group A in Chinese Taipei
  • Kate Connolly, Linesman
    2013 IIHF Women'...

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2013 Spring Officiating Seminar Announced

The Atlantic District Officiating Program has announced that the last USA Hockey officiating seminar for the 2012-2013 season will take place as follows:

  • Sunday, March 24th at Ice Works in Aston, PA at 8:00 AM.

Registration for this seminar will be accepted beginning on Monday, March 4, 2013 at 8:00pm Eastern Time at

Training will be offered for new officials (registering at Level 1) and returning officials (registering at Level 1 or Lev...

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