2015 CAHA High School Hockey
California High School Ice
Hockey Teams to Compete in America’s Showcase
California Amateur Hockey Association (CAHA) is excited to announce
that California will be sending two teams of High School ice hockey
players to participate in the 2016 Annual America’s Showcase
National Hockey Tournament. Players from the Anaheim Ducks High
School Hockey League (ADHSHL), Los Angeles Kings High School League
(LAKHSHL) along with the Northern California High School Hockey
Leagues will combine to form Team CA.
As a result of the growth of HS hockey in California, a
second team will participate in this prestigious national event
being held at the Robert Morris University Island Sports Center,
April 14–18, 2016 in Pittsburg, PA. Team San Diego will make their
inaugural trip to the tournament allowing players to represent that
Selected to lead the 2016 edition of Team California in this
tournament will be Coaches Dan Adams (Orange Lutheran), Jeff
Noviello (JSerra) and Mike Perkins (JSerra).
This staff has lead Team California for the prior 4 years and
has the experience to lead and promote the student-athletes to the
many scouts in attendance.
Leading the first year Team San Diego will Dr. Jason Galea
(Poway) and Dan Wagner (La Jolla Country Day).
“As high school hockey continues to grow in California, the talent
level increases as well.
Each year the try-out process is more contested, this is great
opportunity for student-athletes.” says Coach Perkins.
“Last year’s performance was a great experience, we need to
continue that success and show that California players can compete
nationwide.” states Coach Adams.
This tournament is an annual event for scouts from many colleges,
junior hockey programs, and central scouting organizations
throughout the country to come and see some talented players
Both teams can consist of only junior and senior students in good
academic standing who participate in the high school leagues
throughout the State.
Try-outs for Team California are tentatively set for January 29th
through 31st in Southern California.
Interested players should
email Matt Blanchart at
, by January 27th to be placed on the try-out list.
Try-outs for Team San Diego will be released soon, but interested
student-athletes from the San Diego area should contact Coach Galea