Our Mission

To unite the community through events that encourage active and social engagement in an inclusive environment.



The Midstate Athletic Community Center, located in Cicero, NY, is owned and operated by the Midstate Youth Hockey Association, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

The facility offers year-round public and private programming, hosts numerous annual tournaments and events, is home to several amateur sports organizations, and is the official practice facility of the American Hockey League's (AHL) Syracuse Crunch.

Amenities include ample free parking, fitness center, gymnasium, a novice rock-climbing wall, spin room, dance studio, yoga studio, off-ice shooting & training rooms, indoor & outdoor turf training tracks, natural grass athletic fields, men's & women's locker rooms, several party & meeting rooms, retail pro shop, NHL-sized ice rink, Olympic-sized ice rink, concessions & vending, and a Tap Room serving a variety of beer, wine & food options.



Board of Directors


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Scott Montagna - President

Dave Capriotti - Vice President

Tim Lane - Secretary

Dan Greene  - Member

Jamie Huff - Member

Ben DeLuca - Member

Rob Bick - Member

Harris Weisman - Member

Jon Zella - Member

Contact: midstateboard@midstateacc.org


Executive Director

Sean Prince, M.S., B.S.Ed.

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Prior to his current role with the Midstate organization, Sean has spent the bulk of his professional career working in facility management, live entertainment, and hockey operations at various levels within the New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils, and Anaheim Ducks organizations in the National Hockey League. Most recently, Sean facilitated the return of NHL hockey to the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum during the 2018-2019 season as Director of Hockey Operations for AEG Worldwide & Brooklyn Sports and Entertainment Global (BSEG) in support of the New York Islanders.

Sean is a native of Rochester, NY and currently resides in the Village of Baldwinswille, NY.

Contact: sprince@midstateacc.org


  • Master of Science in Sport Administration - Canisius College, Buffalo, NY

  • Bachelor of Science in Education, Physical Education - SUNY Cortland, Cortland, NY


Sean is currently a member on the Northeast Ice Skating Managers Association (NEISMA) Board of Directors representing the Upstate New York region.