Volunteers Wanted

Have you ever had a good idea for an event, had some thoughts to better what we already have, or wanted to tap into your creative side? 

Now is your chance, we are looking for some parents that would like to volunteer some time and brainpower to help us make the Stamford Sharks shine. 


We are looking for parents to help with:

The Sharks Store

The season-opening event 

The 50th Anniversary celebration

Cookie/ Pie distribution

Picture Days


And other committees that might be needed throughout the season. 


If you are interested please click on the link for sign-up genius: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0448A5A72FA0FE3-volunteer

by posted 07/23/2021
2021-22 Coaches


SYHA is happy to announce our coaching line-up for the 2021-22 season


Midget A                                Rob Graziano

Midget A1                              Giorgio Sestito

Bantam A                               Scott Valenzano

Bantam A1                            Thomas Cullen

**Bantam B                            TBD

PeeWee A                              Pete Pinto

PeeWee A1                            Mark Elliott

PeeWee B                              CJ Lorenti

Squirt A                                  Ryan Dobos

Squirt A1                                Phil Bakis

Mite A                                     Brendan Baranowski

Mite B                                    Alex Rousseau

Lady Sharks U16/18             Brendan Baranowski

Lady Sharks U12/14             Ian Duggan & Sam Thompson

*This could be subject to change


SYHA would like to welcome Coach Mark Elliott

Here is a little bit about Mark:

  • He grew up playing for DYHA and the CT Yankees and spent summers playing tournaments throughout the US & Canada.
  • 4-year starting goaltender at Darien High (2003-07)
    • 2x All-State
    • 2x All FCIAC
    • '06 FCIAC Champion
  • Spent parts of two summers training with former Canada World Junior Goaltending Coach and current NHL Goaltending Coach, Ian Clarke
  • 4 years coaching Squirts/Bantams with Ridgefield Amateur Hockey Association
  • Privileged to have coached teams to one Open Division State Championship and one Lake Placid Gold Medal

Mark enjoys the opportunity to develop and inspire kids on and off the ice.


by posted 05/07/2021
News12- Stamford Sharks


Thank you to all the Sharks that came out on Sunday to help!

Click the link below to view the video from the Scalzi Park Street Hockey Rink clean up.


News12 Coverage



by posted 09/28/2020

#SaveTCR Car Rally

155 Cars & 683 pounds of food donated to the Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County



by posted 05/24/2020
Hockey Drills and Tips



Make sure you check out our video tutorial page on our website.

We are adding some great drills and tips that will improve your game. 


Click here to get redirected 

to the SYHA video page!


by posted 01/06/2020

Congratulations to long time SYHA Coach and Volunteer Greg Milburn who was the recipient of the 2019 Wellington Mara Award from the Mickey Lione Jr Award Fund 

The Wellington Mara Award recognizes an exemplary individual who volunteers time and talent to provide opportunities for youngsters in any city-sanctioned, nonprofits sports league in Stamford. The award includes a $2,500.00 contribution to the nonprofit organization for which the individual volunteers.  In creating a youth-coaching award, The Lione Fund continues to support and perpetuate the values that made Wellington Mara a legendary sports leader. He believed that the valuable qualities and lessons that can be learned on the field of play should, if well taught, carry over to all the all aspects of life. He taught by instruction but, more importantly, by example. The Lione Fund reinforces this ideal and these qualities in the naming of this award after Mr. Mara, who held himself to the highest standards of honor and respect for self, family, and community. 

"Greg Milburn has influenenced thousands of young people over the last 35 years by introducing them to the game of hockey at SYHA. He has been instrumental in developing first-time players through the Tiger Sharks program. By providing individual attention and encouragement, he has positively influenced our youth through sports and help fosted a strong bond with the community" The Mickey Lione Jr Fund


On behalf of SYHA, we thank you for all that you have done to instruct and inspire the young players of our community.



by posted 12/12/2019
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