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Designated USA Hockey Affiliate Association 
for North and South Carolina

“Ensuring every day will be a great day for hockey!”

Carolina Amateur Hockey Association (CAHA) is the USA Hockey governing body for ice hockey in the states of North Carolina and South Carolina. Formed in 2000, CAHA's mission is to encourage, foster and promote the development and growth of the sport of amateur hockey in North Carolina and South Carolina.

CAHA is hosting a FREE Positive Coaching Alliance Double-Goal Coach Certification Zoom Clinic on Wednesday, November 4 at 730pm EST. A Double-Goal Coach® strives to win while also pursuing the more important goal of teaching life lessons through sports. This will be of particular interest to all Coaches and Hockey Directors and Association leaders who are looking to infuse a positive culture in their hockey programs.


When: Wednesday, November 4 at 7:30 PM EST

Register: and receive the Zoom link to the Webinar.

USA Hockey Annual Guide

Each year, USA Hockey publishes its Annual Guide, which details the organization's administrative structure, programs and philosophy, bylaws, rules and regulations and much more.

Official Rules of Ice Hockey

The Official Playing Rules provides consistency for all participants, to ensure a safe and positive playing environment while continuing to focus on skill development and enjoyment of the sport.

Mobile Rulebook

The USA Hockey Mobile Rulebook is the digital version of the current USA Hockey Rulebook. Use the search bar or click on 'Sections' to navigate the vast hockey resources including rules, descriptions, casebook examples and videos. All content can be shared on Facebook and Twitter.

Click here to access the Mobile Rulebook

CAHA State Championship Tournament

The CAHA Championship Tournaments are the qualifying tournaments to advance teams to the Southeastern District Tournament and the USA Hockey National Championships.

For more information, please visit the State Championship Tournament webpage.

Congratulations to the North Carolina State Tournament Champions!

Tier 11 14U - Charlotte Rush

Tier II 16U - Rogue Warriors 16U

Tier II 18U - Jr. Hurricanes Minor

North Carolina Tier II 14U Champs - Charlotte Rush

North Carolina Tier II 16U Champs - Rogue Warriors 16U

North Carolina Tier II 18U Champs - Jr. Hurricanes Minor