USPHL Elite 2023-24 Midwest Division All-Stars

Summaries By Joshua Boyd / USPHLElite.com    Selection Process: Voting took part in two phases. In the first phase, the division’s coaches voted for three of their own players and three players from other teams in the division. Once these results were compiled, the division’s coaches voted on the final team.    Forwards Peter Spiridonakos, […]

#USPHLNationals Elite Team Preview: Metro Jets

By Joshua Boyd / USPHLElite.com    The Metro Jets’ first-year USPHL Elite program had quite the blueprint to work off of. They were borne of an organization that has been one of the most successful in the USPHL Premier. In fact, the Jets’ Premier team has the all-time best winning percentage in regular season play […]

#USPHLNationals Elite Team Preview: Chicago Crush 

By Joshua Boyd / USPHLElite.com    The Chicago Crush as an organization were founded in 2022 as a USPHLPremier program, and their USPHL Elite team was founded just in 2023. One year into the Elite team’s existence, they are on their way to the USPHL Nationals as one of two first-year Midwest Division Elite teams.  […]

#USPHLPlayoffs: Metro Jets vs. Decatur Blaze

Midwest Division  Decatur Blaze (6) at Metro Jets (1)  All Games To Be Played At Mount Clemens Ice Arena, Mount Clemens, MI Sunday, March 10, 12 p.m. EST Monday, March 11, 11:30 a.m. EST Tuesday, March 12, 11:30 a.m. EST (If Necessary)    By Joshua Boyd / USPHL Elite   The Metro Jets are looking […]

USPHL Elite 2023-24 Midwest Division Players Of The Month: February 2024

Summaries By Joshua Boyd / USPHLPremier.com    Selection Process: The league media office sends top candidates to divisional coaches for review and coaches either approve or challenge the nominations.   Forward: Rocco Bifano, Chicago Cougars  Bifano (‘03/Chicago, Ill.) came in as a second-year junior player and had a fantastic output in terms of registering 52 […]

#USPHLPlayoffs: Fort Wayne Spacemen vs. Chicago Cougars

Midwest Division  Chicago Cougars (5) at Fort Wayne Spacemen (4) All Games at SportONE/Parkview Icehouse, Fort Wayne, IN Friday, March 1, 8:30 p.m. EST Saturday, March 2, 7:30 p.m. EST  Sunday, March 3, 11 a.m. EST (If Necessary)    By Joshua Boyd / USPHLElite.com    When the Spacemen and Cougars take the ice on Friday […]

#USPHLPlayoffs Preview: Motor City Gamblers vs. Decatur Blaze

Decatur Blaze (6) at Motor City Gamblers (3) All Games At Big Boy Arena Friday, March 1, 2:30 p.m. EST Saturday, March 2, 7:30 p.m. EST Sunday, March 3, 12 p.m. EST (If Necessary)    By Joshua Boyd / USPHLElite.com   Welcome to the first-ever USPHL Elite Midwest Division playoffs, and the Motor City Gamblers […]

USPHL Elite 2023-24 Midwest Division Players Of The Week 

Week of Feb. 11, 2024 Games of Feb. 1-7, 2024   Summaries by Joshua Boyd / USPHLElite.com    Forward: Andrew Engstrom, Chicago Cougars Engstrom (‘06/St. Charles, Ill.) registered three goals and three assists for the Cougars against Decatur, a season high for the former Orland Park Viking. He improved his points total to 32 points […]

USPHL Elite 2023-24 Midwest Division Players Of The Month: January 2024

Selection Process: The league media office sends top statistical candidates to divisional coaches for review and coaches either approve or challenge the nominations.    Summaries by Joshua Boyd / USPHLElite.com    Forward: Trevor Touchton, Motor City Gamblers  Touchton (‘04/Utica, Mich.) is a local player who has absolutely been on a tear throughout this season, to […]