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Welcome to MAHA District 8

The Michigan Amateur Hockey Association (MAHA) is administered in geographical districts. MAHA District 8 includes most of the Upper Peninsula (U.P.) of Michigan, excluding only the two easternmost U.P. counties of Mackinac and Chippewa, which are in District 7. Please see the Our Location page for maps and further discussion of our districts, counties, and association locations.  

Check the links to the left for further information, including everything you need to know about regional and district tournaments.

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District Tournament Schedules

01/13/2020, 4:00pm EST
By Walt Milligan

All AA levels - January 31 weekend, Copper Country

12U B - February 14 weekend, Iron River

(More as they are received)

Regional Tournament Schedules

12/30/2019, 1:45pm EST
By Walt Milligan

Both tournaments are weekend of January 10.

East Regionals (Munising) .  Revised December 30. 

West Regionals (Iron River) 


11/12/2019, 10:45am EST
By Walt Milligan

As of November 12, some associations are not sure yet what their 16/18U teams will be, due to high school and JV team cuts not being made yet.

The Districts will need to be either the weekend of Feb 7 or 14, to be determined later.

Minutes of District 8 Fall Meeting

10/19/2019, 5:15pm EDT
By Walt Milligan

Draft minutes are published, see "Meeting Minutes" link to left.  Send corrections to

High Performance Clinics re-scheduled

10/13/2019, 3:30pm EDT
By Walt Milligan

High Performance Clinics are now scheduled for November 5 and 6 from 6-10 pm at Houghton County Arena.  Coaches must attend both nights to get credit.  There will be lots of on-ice time.  

Bob Mancini from USA Hockey will be the lead instructor.

These clinics will move a Level 1 to a Level 2, or a Level 2 to a Level 3.  They will not count for obtaining Level 1 or Level 4.