The Viaero Event Center is a multi-purpose facility hosting thousands of patrons every year. But our main focus is that of our hockey community. The VEC hosts many different levels of hockey leagues, groups and open sessions. Without their passion for the sport, the VEC would not be what it is today.
Tri-City Storm Hockey Club
Member league: United States Hockey League
The Tri-City Storm is the exclusive hockey tenant of the Viaero Event Center and is in it’s 15th season as a member of the only Tier 1 junior hockey program in the United States of America, the United States Hockey League. During it’s existence, Storm Hockey has produced 130 Division 1 college commitments and 21 NHL Draft picks.
Tri-City Adult Hockey League
The Tri-City Adult Hockey League is currently in it’s 15th year of existence. Made up of 6 full teams of individuals from the tri-city area, the TCAHL strives to support and develop hockey in a non-checking, sportsmanship-focused setting. Members must be 18 years of age to play in the TCAHL.
Tri-City Optomist Youth Ice Hockey Association
Tri-City Optomist Youth Ice Hockey Association is a non-profit organization made up of volunteer from Nebraska’s Tri-City communities. Founded in the year 2000, the mission of the associaiton is to provide an atmosphere of fair play and fun that promotes progressive skills development, encourages continued participation and teaches the game of hockey to players, coaches and parents.