Elementary Development Program - Winter 2018/19 registration open!

November 29, 2018

 Where: Alpha Rink – Harmarville

 Dates: December 3, 2018 – February 18, 2019 (10 practices)

 Practice Date/Time: Mondays from 5:00 – 6:00 pm

 Cost: $140

 School Affiliation: Any

 Eligible: Boys and girls in grades K thru 6.

 Late Registrations accepted (fee will be prorated)

Purpose: The purpose of this program is to improve the fundamental hockey skills of elementary-age children. Children will be grouped by skating ability, and will be trained by a group of knowledgeable coaches. Similar programs are being rolled out at several other Pittsburgh area rinks. Depending on the number of registered players and skill level, some programs may play games between teams from the various rinks. The primary focus of this program is to improve skating ability, puck handling ability, and shooting ability in a fun environment

This is a Springboard Opportunity to improve the skills necessary to compete in In-line School Hockey or to transition to Ice Hockey.

Hockey Equipment will not be provided. Minimum Equipment Requirement: In-line Hockey Skates, Helmet, Elbow Pads, Shinguards, and a Hockey Stick.

To Register: Use the 2018-2019 Season Registration link on this website and select the Elementary Development Program. Registration cost is $140.  After December 3, a prorated payment will be collected following registration. Payments can be made on-line (for a nominal fee) or they can be mailed to:

Elementary Developmental Program, PO Box 634, Gibsonia, PA 15044

For questions or for more information email: PIRHLVICEPRESIDENT@GMAIL.COM

For registration issues or questions, please email


*Pine Richland Inline Hockey is not affiliated with the Pine-Richland School District


Practice Begins August 20th

August 20, 2018

First practice tonight at Alpha!
MS - 5-6 pm
HS B - 6-7 pm
HS A - 7-8 pm
See you at the rink!

HS and MS spots open

June 12, 2018

We have a few open spots on our HS and Middle School inline teams that we would like to fill. Please contact Carla at for more information.

2018-19 High School Team Rosters

June 3, 2018

Congratulations 2018-19 High School Team A:



Congratulations High School Team B:



The deadline to decline your placement is Sunday June 10, 2018 at 11 p.m. To decline your position, please email AND If we do not receive an email declining your position by the deadline, your commitment check will be deposited.

Congratulations to all players and Go Rams!



High School Tryouts

April 25, 2018

High school tryouts for players currently in 8th-11th grades will be held on the following dates:

Sat May 5th, 4-6 pm at Alpha Ice

Tues May 8th, 7-9 pm at Alpha Ice

All players are expected to attend both sessions. If you are unable to attend a session, please email before the tryout.

Registration for 2018-19 season NOW OPEN!

April 25, 2018

Registration for the 2018-19 season is now open. Click on the registration link to the right to register.

Please note the following registration deadlines:

High school players - May 5, 2018

Supplemental JV players - July 31, 2018

Middle school players - July 31, 2018

General Information 2018-19

April 26, 2018

 Players Eligible:  All students, boys and girls,  in grades 3 through 12 attending either the Pine-Richland High School, Middle School, Elementary Schools or Home Schooled. Students living in the PR school district, who attend a private or parochial school are also eligible. We will be accepting out of district players for the 2018-2019 season.  Each out of district player will be approved by the PRIHA Board prior to placement on a team.


Pre-Season Games:  Seeding Tournaments will be held over four weekends in September and October (4 Games each weekend, 2 weekends per team).


2018-2019 Season:  Regular season games begin in October, generally playing one game per weekend. Games will be played between October 2018 and February 2019.  Most games will be on a Saturday or Sunday. Playoffs will begin sometime in February 2019.


Game Locations:  Games will be played at the Alpha Ice Complex in Harmarville,  Bridgeville Rollerplex in Bridgeville, Hot Shots Rink in New Stanton, Island Sports Center on Neville Island and Murrysville Sportzone


Practices:  Practices will be held once a week corresponding with the start of the 2018-2019 school year. 


Equipment:  All players must wear a HECC-certified helmet (with cage and chin strap), a mouth piece, elbow pads, hockey gloves, shin pads and in-door roller blades/skates (no brakes and no street skates). A girdle with cup is recommended for all players as well as a neck guard for elementary players.


Insurance:  All players will be registered by the Pine-Richland Inline Hockey Association with AAU Insurance. The cost will be included in the administration fee.  The membership is valid for 1 year.  It is valid for both the AAU Hockey and USARS. 


Physicals:  All players must complete the Pine-Richland medical forms which can be found on the Pine-Richland School District website.  Physicals must be completed no earlier than June 1st and no later than August 4th. (dates are subject to change by the PRSD) Physicals will be offered by the PRSD for players in grades 7-12 sometime in June. Check the school district website for dates & pre-registration information. Physicals may also be completed by your family physician for grades 7-12 and will have to be for grades 3-6. Physicals completed by a private physician will need to be turned into the PRIHA prior to the first practice for grades 3-6 and to the Athletic Office for grades 7-12. Concussion testing is required every other year by the school district.


Player Fees:  Fee to be determined after registration based on number of players. In previous years fees have been in the $700-$800 range.


Player fees will be collected as follows:

 For high school players: $50 Administrative Fee & $225 Commitment Fee due at tryouts (please make out 2 separate checks). The season fee remaining balance will be scheduled in monthly installments beginning in August.

 For elementary and middle school players: $50 Administrative Fee and $225 Commitment Fee will be due by July 31, 2018. The season fee remaining balance will be scheduled in monthly installments beginning in August.

 Remaining balance and payment information will be distributed at a later date.


Jersey/Pants Fees:  As our jersey supplier can no longer provide us with jerseys, we will be moving to a new jersey this seasons.  A sizing order form will be provided at both tryout dates. We will use the same solid black inline hockey pants. Matching jerseys and pants are required by the PRIHL for all teams.


Goalie Fees:  Goaltenders may receive a discount to help subsidize their equipment costs if they are using their own equipment. PRIHA does own some goalie equipment that can be allocated to players in need of goalie equipment.