USPHL Elite 2023-24 Florida 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 / USPHLPremier.com    Forward: Will McLaughlin, Atlanta MadHatters The MadHatters were awfully busy in January, putting in 13 games over the 31-day month. McLaughlin (‘04/Yorktown, Va.) averaged […]

USPHL Elite 2023-24 Florida Division Players Of The Month: December 2023

Selection Process: The league media office sends top candidates to divisional coaches for review and coaches either approve or challenge the nominations.    Summaries by Joshua Boyd / USPHLElite.com    Forward: Dylan Hineman, Tampa Bay Juniors A locally born and trained player, Hineman (‘06/Tampa, Fla.) is currently playing for both the Juniors and George Steinbrenner […]

USPHL Elite 2023-24 Florida Division Players Of The Month: November 2023 

Summaries by Joshua Boyd / USPHLElite.com    Forward: Arnaud Bourgeois-Barry, Palm Beach Typhoon The Typhoon went 1-1-1-1 in November, and a big reason they earned points in three of the four games was the play of the ‘05 from Quebec. The first-year junior player registered five goals and four assists for nine points in four […]

USPHL Joins Florida Eels In Mourning Passing Of Coach Tom Staniec

The United States Premier Hockey League is saddened to hear of the death today of Tom Staniec, a longtime assistant coach with the Florida Eels at the USPHL Premier and USPHL Elite levels. Staniec was always a friendly presence at league events and extremely loyal to the Eels players. Our condolences go to the Staniec […]

#USPHLNationals Elite Team Preview: Florida Eels

By Marlee Bulman / USPHLElite.com Florida Eels Seed: Florida #1 Round Robin Schedule All games to be played at Utica University Nexus Center, Utica, N.Y. Game 1: Thursday, March 23, vs. Jersey Hitmen, 10 a.m. EST Game 2: Friday, March 24, vs. Charlotte Rush, 12 p.m. EST Game 3: Saturday, March 25, vs. Northern Cyclones, […]

#USPHLPlayoffs Series Preview: Florida Eels vs. Atlanta MadHatters

#USPHLPlayoffs Series Preview: Florida Eels vs. Atlanta MadHatters   By Joshua Boyd / USPHL.com    Florida Division Preview  Florida Eels (1) vs. Atlanta MadHatters (2)  All Games at Fort Myers Skatium Eels are home team for Games 1 and 3; MadHatters are home for Game 2 Game 1: Saturday, March 11, 10 a.m. EST Game […]

Former Florida Eels Elite Goalie Suiting Up For Latvia At World Juniors, Committed to UMass-Lowell

The Florida Eels are extremely excited to announce goaltender Karlis Mezsargs, a Florida Eels alum, is rostered on the Latvian World Junior Championships team, and has committed to NCAA Division I University of Massachusetts at Lowell (UMass-Lowell). Karlis currently plays for the USHL’s Tri-City Storm. He is 6-feet-3-inches and 185 pounds, and catches left. He […]

Florida Eels, Florida Jr. Blades Report On Hurricane Ian Recovery Progress

Photo Caption: Current and former Florida Eels players helped out to clear trees and other debris around the Fort Myers area in the days following the landfall of Hurricane Ian.  By USPHL Staff The United States Premier Hockey League is excited to announce that fans, parents, coaches and many others in the #hockeyfamily community have […]