The New York State Amateur Hockey Association Tournament begins at the Tier I, II and III levels for 12-Under and 14-Under age groups at 6 a.m. Friday at Northtown Center at Amherst. The last two games during Friday’s round robin play begin at 8:55 p.m.

The tournament continues Saturday and concludes Sunday with six championship games.

Local teams in action include Amherst, Buffalo Regals, Buffalo Bisons, Wheatfield, Jamestown, Olean, Niagara and Cheektowaga.