Youth hockey is becoming a more popular sport with Middle Tennessee youngsters. Kids ages 5 - 15 can participate in the Nashville Predators Amateur Hockey Association’s spring youth hockey league taking place March 12 - May 22 at Ford Ice Center. Boys and girls of all skill levels can play in the recreational league, and spring youth hockey sign-ups are now underway. Practices and game times are based on participants’ ages. The league consists of more than 400 young hockey players fielding teams in the following age divisions: Termite (6U), Mite (8U), Squirt (10U), Peewee (12U) and Bantam/Midget (15U). Leagues start at $215, and equipment rental is available. Advance registration is required, so sign up soon! Call 615-742-4399 or visit