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DVCHC East Coast Showdown

East Coast Showdown


Hotel Info

The DVCHC has negotiated discount rates and reserved blocks of rooms at area hotels for teams and their family members attending the tournament

Best Western Plus Concordville Hotel Discounted Rates

Enter Dates and Group Code: DVH2019 675Conchester Hwy Glen Mills, PA 19342

Staybridge Suites Wilmington-Brandywine Valley Discounted Rates

Enter dates of stay and then Group Code: ECS 400Evergreen Drive Glen Mills, PA 19342

Residence Inn Philadelphia Glen Mills Concordville

Click on this link for discounted Group Rates 11Fellowship Drive Glen Mills PA 19342

Restaurant Info

8th Annual East Coast Showdown Registration


2019 Registered Teams

Mens Womens
Kutztown  Villanova  
Alvernia  Towson 
La Salle  Rowan 
Susquehanna U  Loyola 
Gannon University  Montclair 
PSU-Harrisburg  UPenn 
Bloomsburg Maryland 
Widener University  West Chester 
Rutgers-Camden  George Washington 
No Virginia Comm   CalU Mercyhurst 
St. Thomas Aquinas  SUNY Oswego  
Neumann University  Slippery Rock 
Salisbury (Patriot)  St Josephs
St. John Fisher College 
Franklin & Marshall 
Catholic University 
University of Maryland 
Suffolk CC

Youth Showcase Info

  • Date: Saturday November 23, 2019
  • Location: Iceworks, Aston PA (Rink 3 & 4)
  • Men's Events:
    • u16 DVHL All-Star Game (10:00am, Rink 3)
    • u18 DVHL All-Star Game (11:45am, Rink 3)
    • High School Showcase (1:30pm, Rink 3)
  • Women's Events:
    • Skills Clinic (1:30pm, Rink 4)
  • Cost: $70.00 (Men) / $40.00 (Women)
  • Eligibility: High School players or Community College students for the 2019/20 school year.
Men's Schedule
Friday November 22, 2019
Rink Time Away Home 
1 2:15pm Suffolk CC PSU-Harrisburg
1 4:30pm Catholic University Susquehanna U
1 9:00pm Rutgers-Camden Columbia University
2 3:00pm Alvernia St. Thomas Aquinas
2 9:15pm Salisbury (Patriot) St. John Fisher College
3 1:45pm La Salle York College
3 4:00pm Franklin & Marshall Kutztown
3 9:45pm PSU-Altoona No Virginia Comm 
4 1:45pm Neumann University Widener University
4 6:15pm Bloomsburg Gannon University
Saturday November 23, 2019
Rink Time Away Home 
1 8:00am St. Thomas Aquinas Franklin & Marshall
1 10:15am Widener University Bloomsburg
1 5:00pm Gannon University Alvernia
1 9:30pm Susquehanna U La Salle
2 6:30pm No Virginia Comm  Salisbury (Patriot)
2 8:45pm Catholic University Kutztown
3 10:00am u16 DVHL Game  
3 11:45am u18 DVHL Game  
3 1:30pm HS Showcase  
3 6:45pm York College St. John Fisher College
3 9:00pm Columbia University Neumann University
4 7:15pm Rutgers-Camden PSU-Harrisburg
4 9:30pm PSU-Altoona Suffolk CC
Sunday November 24, 2019
Rink Time Away Home 
1 7:30am York College Gannon University
1 9:45am PSU-Harrisburg Catholic University
1 2:15pm Kutztown Neumann University
1 4:30pm La Salle Salisbury (Patriot)
2 6:45am St. Thomas Aquinas No Virginia Comm 
2 11:15am Franklin & Marshall Alvernia
3 10:00am Columbia University PSU-Altoona
3 12:15pm Widener University Susquehanna U
4 7:00am St. John Fisher College Bloomsburg
4 11:30am Suffolk CC Rutgers-Camden
Women's Schedule
Friday November 22, 2019
Rink Time Away Home 
1 12:00pm Montclair Rowan
1 6:45pm SUNY Oswego George Washington
2 12:45pm West Chester Villanova
2 5:15pm CalU Towson
4 4:00pm Upenn Maryland
4 8:30pm Mercyhurst Loyola
Saturday November 23, 2019
Rink Time Away Home 
1 12:30pm Loyola Upenn
1 2:45pm Villanova George Washington
1 7:15pm SUNY Oswego West Chester
2 4:15pm Towson Maryland
4 11:15am CalU  Montclair
4 1:30pm Womens Clinic  
4 2:45pm Mercyhurst Rowan
4 5:00pm Slippery Rock St Joseph's
Sunday November 24, 2019  
Rink Time Away Home 
1 12:00pm CalU UPenn
2 4:15pm Loyola Towson
2 9:00am SUNY Oswego Maryland
3 7:45am Mercyhurst Villanova
3 5:30pm Rowan West Chester
4 9:15am Slippery Rock St Joseph's
4 4:45pm Montclair George Washington

East Coast Showdown Past Champions (Men)

  • 2012 - Widener University
  • 2013 - Shippensburg
  • 2014 - Catholic University
  • 2015 - University of Maryland
  • 2016 - Penn State Altoona
  • 2017 - Rutgers-Camden
  • 2018 - St. Thomas Aquinas College
  • 2019 - TBD

East Coast Showdown Past Champions (Women)

  • 2014 - Towson
  • 2015 - Colombia
  • 2017 - The University of Delaware (W2) / University of Virginia (W3)
  • 2019 - TBD

Tie Breakers

  • Head to Head (Winner of Head to Head game wins overall)
  • Team with more games won
  • Team with more periods won
  • Goal Differential (GF-GA)
  • Max goal differnetial for any game will be 8 goals.

Tournament Rules

  • Teams are to report to rink no later than 30 minutes prior to game start time
  • Teams will be required to turn in a set of keys or a driver’s license to receive a locker room
  • Teams must be ready to play 15 minutes prior to your scheduled game time
  • Home teams will wear light and away teams will wear dark jerseys
  • ACHA rules will be followed.  Any DQ’s must be served as outlined in the ACHA Rules
  • Each team will need to fill out their roster on the score sheet prior to the game
  • The rink will provide the score keeper
  • After each game the scorekeeper will distribute copies of the score sheet as follows:
    • White copy to the tournament director
    • Yellow copy to the home team
    • Pink copy to the visiting team
  • Teams will have a 5-minute warm-up.
    • Each team will supply their own warm up pucks
    • The home team will provide game pucks for the officials
  • Each team will play 3-games in the tournament
  • Games will consist of 3-20 minute periods, with 1 ice cut in-between the second and third periods.  There will be no overtime.
  • If a team is down by 6 or more goals in the 3rd period, running time will commence. If the gap is closed to three goals, stop time will resume.
    • Running clock will not apply during penalties
  • Score sheets are to be given to DVCHC Director of Hockey Operations (Bruce Kocenski) or DVCHC League President (John Rinck) immediately following games to update
  • The Director of Hockey Ops and DVCHC President reserve the right to take measures necessary to ensure a safe tournament for the participants including the modification of any rule(s) herein which is deemed by him/her to be in the tournament’s best interest. Decisions of the acting Director of Hockey Ops/President are final.

Tournament Scoring

Win 2 Points
Tie (No Overtime) 1 Point
Each Period Won 1 Point
Shutout 1 Point