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WHA Golf Tournament 2024

Get your swing ready!  The annual Waconia Hockey Association Golf Tournament date has been moved up: 

Monday, Aug. 19 at Island View Golf Club

12:00pm Check-In/Registration Begins

1:00pm Shotgun Start 

6:00pm Food and Prizes


$600 a team (4 players golf, cart, burger buffet) 

$850 (team of 4 golf, cart, burger buffet and hole sponsorship)

$250 Hole Sponsorship 

An afternoon of golf, hole games, burger buffet and prizes.  Again this year we will be selling raffle tickets for the two parking spaces at the Waconia Ice Arena. 


This is also a great opportunity to get some Dibs done! Communication will be sent out when dibs have been posted. 


Registration will open in July!

Mound Westonka Open Hockey Opportunities

Our friends at Mound Westonka are inviting any WHA players to join them for Open Hockey - Boys and Girls! 

Register for the month or single sessions:   $45 for the month of June OR $20 per session 


Tuesday's in May and June 

5:00 to 6:00pm - Mites/U8/U6
6:15 to 7:15pm - Squirts/U10
7:30 to 8:30pm - Peewee/U12
8:45 to 9:45pm - Bantam/U15/High School

Location:  Thaler Ice Arena


Register HERE

10,000 Puck Shooting Challenge

Molded off the Minnesota Hockey 10,000 Puck Challenge, Waconia Hockey Association is implementing its own Puck Challenge this summer!  No ice time, equipment, or instruction required – just shooting those pucks!   This is a free opportunity for players to continue a great hockey skill during the summer months and have a little fun challenge with themselves or fellow teammates. 


Challenge Duration -  June 1 – Sept. 1

Puck Shooting Goals by Levels

Mites (Pre K- 3rd grade) -  3,000

Squirts/U10 (Grade 4 and 5) – 4,000

Peewee/U12 (Grade 6 and 7) – 7,000

Bantam/U15 (Grade 8 and 9) – 10,000


Aim for your Puck Challenge Goal above or shoot more!  Track your shots on the puck shots log provided.  Submit your shot log when completed or by deadline.   All entries that meet their level’s goal or beyond it and have a parent signature will be entered into a drawing! Winners for each level will receive a Scheel’s gift card and be recognized on WHA’s social media.

Excel spreadsheet log and PDF log provided below!


Submit your shot log by September 5. Gift card winners will be announced Friday, Sept. 6!

Logs can be emailed to

Get shooting Wildcats!

Best Shift Hockey Coming to Waconia

Best Shift Hockey will be back in Waconia this August! 

Check out their training sessions for High School and Competitive levels below:

Dates: Tuesdays & Thursdays, Aug. 6 - 29


Girls/Boys High School - 8:00-9:00am 

Bantam/U15 - 9:15-10:15am 

Peewee/U12 - 10:30 - 11:30am 

Squirt/U10 - 11:45am-12:45pm


Cost is $249.00 

Register through link below! 

Training HAUS Off-Season Training

Training Haus at TCO in Waconia has some great programs this spring and summer to keep your skater conditioned through the off-season.  Check out their programs in the flyer below. 

Crusher Fitness-Health Summer Youth Programs

Crusher - Fitness Health is another option in Waconia for off-season conditioning.  Check out more about their summer programs in the link below! 

Minnesota Steel Hockey

Check on offerings of local AAA team MN Steel. 

Mite Open Hockey Opportunities

The Waconia Ice Arena is now offering Mite Open Hockey!  Check out their schedule and get some time on the ice before the season begins.   

$6 a player on designated days.  Calendar link below! 

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Special Event Sponsors

A special thank you also goes out to the following supporters who have generously provided prizes for the event:

  • Sackett Waconia 

  • Knotty Wood

  • The Wood Guys

  • Bode Gray's