USPHL Elite Through The Numbers: South Region 

By Joshua Boyd /    A trip around the South is always pleasant, especially as the weather up north begins getting a little colder every day. The big story over the last week was, of course, the return of the two Florida teams most impacted by Hurricane Ian on Sept. 28 – the Florida […]

USPHL Elite Players Of The Week: South Region

Florida Division  Forward: Robert Sheets, Tampa Bay Juniors  Sheets (‘05/Scottsdale, Ariz.) has posted five points in five Elite games and also had three games up with the Juniors’ Premier team already as a junior rookie. He posted two third period goals, including a shorthanded goal, in the Juniors’ 5-1 win on Oct. 8.    Defense: […]

USPHL Elite Players OF The Week: North Region

Week of Oct. 12, 2022 North Division Forward: Quirino DoCanto, Bridgewater Jr Bandits Taking on the Rockets, Jersey Hitmen, and Richmond Generals; DoCanto (‘02/Wareham, Mass.) was a force this weekend, scoring twice against the Rockets and once against the defending National Champion Richmond Generals, bringing his point total to seven.    Defense: Joshua Page, Northern […]

USPHL Elite Players Of The Week: North Region

Week of Oct. 7 Forward: Dylan Reynolds, Islanders Hockey Club The 2004-forward has bene on fire early in the season, scoring seven points. He scored his first junior hat trick against the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Knights on the road on Oct. 2 in an 8-5 win.    Defense: Justin Pniewski, Islanders Hockey Club  Another talented ‘04 for […]

USPHL Elite Players Of The Week: South Region

Florida Division Forward: Sean Boltin, Palm Beach Typhoon The ‘05 out of Chicago, Ill., was absolutely menacing to opposition defenses, putting up nine points in the four games at the Southeast Showcase. Now with 11 points, he has pushed himself into the top 10 of Elite scoring out of nowhere. His overall line for the […]

USPHL Elite Players Of The Week: North Region

Mid-Atlantic Division  Forward: John Crowdell, Rockets Hockey Club  The ‘03 from Staten Island had a fantastic start to the year, when he sank four goals and one assist in a game against the Jersey Hitmen. He added one goal and one assist in his second game against the P.A.L. Jr. Islanders for a 5-2-7 weekend. […]

USPHL Southeast Showcase: Youth Shows Way Forward For Elite Teams

The USPHL Southeast Showcase Presented by LTD Hospitality and hosted by the Hampton Roads Whalers wrapped up Monday, Sept. 26 after originally opening on Thursday, Sept. 22.  Check out how the best USPHL Elite teams fared at the showcase, as we take a look at all teams that finished with at least a .500 record.  […]

USPHL Elite Players Of The Week: South Region

Week of Sept. 22, 2022 Southeast Division  Forward: Zarand Varga, Potomac Patriots  Varga (‘04/Hungary) has enjoyed his new life in North America, scoring eight points already in his first two games off three goals and five assists.    Defense: Ian Dracoulis, Richmond Generals The Generals’ ice time leader against Hampton Roads, the third-year General Dracoulis […]

USPHL Elite 2022-2023 Preview Series: North Division

By Patrick Ramsdale /  After last season, many would argue that the North Division is the toughest in the Elite Conference. It was the only division that saw two of its teams to the final four at USPHL Nationals. Tim Plummer’s Northern Cyclones would finish the season as the runner-up to the Elite Champion […]

USPHL Elite 2022-2023 Preview Series: Mid-Atlantic Division 

By Joshua Boyd /    The Mid-Atlantic Division of the USPHL Elite Conference was, in 2021-22, a fantastic spectacle thanks in large part to the first-year Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Knights completely upsetting the apple cart from the beginning. Not only did they finish at the top of the division in their inaugural season, they were also […]