Our Cause

The Hoosier Hockey Invitational, an adult hockey tournament and the Indianapolis Youth Hockey Association have come together to help raise funds for youth hockey in Indiana. The tournament organizers recognize the importance of developing youth hockey in the state, and have made a commitment to supporting the Indianapolis Youth Hockey Association. By working together, they hope to create a sustainable and vibrant hockey community in Indiana.

Through this partnership, the Hoosier Hockey Invitational Adult hockey tournament has pledged to donate all of its proceeds to the Indianapolis Youth Hockey Association. The money raised will go towards purchasing equipment, providing training for coaches, and organizing events for young hockey players. This will help create a more inclusive and accessible environment for youth hockey in Indiana, and encourage more young people to get involved in the sport.

This partnership is a win-win situation for both organizations. The Hoosier Hockey Invitational Adult hockey tournament benefits from the support of the youth hockey community, and the Indianapolis Youth Hockey Association benefits from the increased visibility and financial support provided by the tournament. Together, they are working towards a shared goal of growing the game of hockey in Indiana, and creating a legacy of success that will inspire future generations of hockey players.

2024
2nd Annual Tournament
The inaugural Hoosier Hockey Invitational, a thrilling 3-day event held in Fishers, Indiana, brought together 26 teams comprising over 360 players from across the Midwest. From March 24th to 26th, the tournament showcased intense competition, culminating in a nail-biting overtime victory that crowned our fifth champion from the one of our 5 skill tiers. Beyond the excitement on the ice, the tournament made a significant impact off the rink by raising over $16,000. All proceeds were donated to the Indianapolis Youth Hockey Association (IYHA), aligning with our mission to foster the growth of hockey in Indiana. The IYHA, a non-profit organization, remains steadfast in its commitment to expanding access to and enthusiasm for hockey across the state.
2023
Inaugural Tournament
The inaugural Hoosier Hockey Invitational, a thrilling 3-day event held in Fishers, Indiana, brought together 26 teams comprising over 360 players from across the Midwest. From March 24th to 26th, the tournament showcased intense competition, culminating in a nail-biting overtime victory that crowned our fifth champion from the one of our 5 skill tiers. Beyond the excitement on the ice, the tournament made a significant impact off the rink by raising over $16,000. All proceeds were donated to the Indianapolis Youth Hockey Association (IYHA), aligning with our mission to foster the growth of hockey in Indiana. The IYHA, a non-profit organization, remains steadfast in its commitment to expanding access to and enthusiasm for hockey across the state.
2022
Hoosier Hockey Invitational Founded
Tournament Organizers began putting together the Inaugural Hoosier Hockey Invitational in the Fall of 2022, with the goal of hosting the first tournament in the spring of 2023.