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About Us

Mission Statement

We are committed to provide girls within Arizona and the Rocky Mountain region with a safe, competitive environment while promoting the enjoyment, appreciation and understanding of hockey. Advocate USA Hockey core values and support AAHA stated purpose. In addition, encompass partnerships with all hockey associations in the state of Arizona.


Develop, grow and expand a sustainable competitive hockey program for girls through their senior year of high school. Create a positive team environment while competing at a National level and support for those who choose to pursue their goals of playing hockey at a collegiate level.

Core Values

  • Team First
    • Your team and teammates come first in everything you do
    • Your team is EVERYONE in the Kachinas Association including parents, coaches, staff and players on other Kachina teams
    • Go above and beyond to support and encourage your teammates
    • Always look to help a teammate in need
  • Respect
    • Always act respectful toward teammates, coaches, parents, officials, opponents, rinks, staff, other associations, the Arizona Coyotes, and teachers
  • Relentless Work Ethic
    • Show up every day ready to work your hardest
    • Play with a hard hat gritty mentality whether you're a first line player or a practice player
    • Push those around you through your actions
    • Work as hard in school as you do on the ice
  • Appreciation
    • Thank those around you often
    • Remember that hockey is a gift
    • Give back to our communities
  • Positivity 
    • Attitude on and off the ice
    • Language/body language