The Atlantic Coast Collegiate Hockey League is committed to providing a quality hockey environment, as part of a students overall educational experience. To ensure this the ACCHL will govern competition in a fair, safe, equitable and sportsmanlike manner.
Further, through our member Universities, Duke, Elon, Georgetown, George Washington, James Madison, North Carolina, North Carolina - Charlotte, North Carolina - Wilmington, North Carolina State, Richmond, Saint Joseph's, Virginia, Virginia Tech, Wake Forest, West Virginia, and the US Naval Academy, we will integrate intercollegiate athletics into higher education so that the educational experience of the student-athlete is paramount. As an organization, the ACCHL, it's member institutions, our officials organization, and our student athletes are committed to the following values:
The ACCHL is committed to bringing the most professional collegiate club hockey experience to our member teams while reducing costs and travel through innovative organization and scheduling. By structuring the league into Conferences (and Conferences into Divisions), and hosting an annual jamboree tournament in October, the teams have been able to reduce their travel costs by 8% this season, while freeing up weekends for additional non-league games or the academic or social demands of university life.
The Atlantic Coast Collegiate Hockey League is committed to providing a quality athletic environment as an integral part of the student’s overall educational experience. To ensure this, the League will govern competition in a fair and equitable manner, while emphasizing safety and sportsmanship. Further, through our charter members, we will integrate collegiate ice hockey into the broader goals of the universities to ensure that the educational experience of our student athletes is paramount. As an organization, the ACCHL, it’s member institutions, the ACCHL officials, and the student athletes are committed to the following values: