USPHL Elite 2022-23 North Division All-Stars

Congratulations to our North Division All-Stars, who were selected from votes made by the coaches.   Forwards Josh Bruno, Northern Cyclones  Bruno (‘04/Los Angeles, Calif.) was a powerful force for the Cyclones all year, as they reached the National semifinals for the second straight season – after also reaching the final in 2022. Moving up […]

#USPHLNationals Elite Team Preview Series: Islanders Hockey Club

By Joshua Boyd /    Islanders Hockey Club  Seed: North #2 Round Robin Schedule All Games At Utica University Nexus Center, Utica, N.Y.  Round Robin Schedule Game 1: Thursday, March 23, vs. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Knights, 7:30 p.m. EST Game 2: Friday, March 24, vs. Carolina Jr. Hurricanes, 7:30 p.m. EST Game 3: Saturday, March 25, […]

#USPHLNationals Elite Team Preview: Northern Cyclones 

By Joshua Boyd /    Northern Cyclones  North #1 Seed Nationals Round Robin Schedule (All games at Utica University Nexus Center, Utica N.Y.) All times EST Thursday, March 23 vs. Charlotte Rush, 2:30 p.m.  Friday, March 24, vs. Jersey Hitmen, 2:30 p.m.  Saturday, March 25, vs. Florida Eels, 2:30 p.m.    The Cyclones experienced […]

#USPHLPlayoffs Series Preview: Islanders Hockey Club vs. Bridgewater Bandits

By Joshua Boyd /  USPHL Elite Conference North Division  Islanders Hockey Club (2) vs. Bridgewater Bandits (3) All games at Gallant Arena Wednesday, March 8, 12 p.m.  Thursday, March 9, 12 p.m.  Friday, March 10, 9:30 a.m. (if necessary)     Two USPHL Elite teams will enter Gallant Arena on Wednesday, but only one will […]

USPHL Elite Players Of The Month – February 2023: North Division

Summaries by Joshua Boyd /   Forwards  Gabriel Leduc, Islanders Hockey Club  A man on mission down the stretch, Leduc (‘04/Montreal, Que.) tore it up with nine goals in his final nine games of the season. And then he added 12 assists for good measure – and 21 points, the fourth best point total […]

#USPHLPlayoffs Series Preview: Northern Cyclones vs. Springfield Pics

By Joshua Boyd /    North Division All Games At Cyclones Arena  Friday, March 3, 4 p.m. EST Saturday, March 4, 4 p.m. EST Sunday, March 5, 4 p.m. EST (if necessary)  There exists the possibility that, by Saturday evening, we may know our first USPHL Nationals participant. The Springfield Pics will travel to […]

USPHL Elite Players Of The Week: North Region

Games of Feb. 15-21   North Division Submitted By Joshua Boyd Forward: Loik LeClerc, Springfield Pics LeClerc (‘03/Mont-Tremblant, Que.) put together four goals and one assist during his three games at the South Shore Kings Presidents Day Showcase. This included a hat trick against the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Knights, the Mid-Atlantic Division champions. In 14 Elite games, […]

USPHL Elite Players Of The Week: North Region

Week of Feb. 8-14, 2023   North Division  Summaries by Joshua Boyd  Forward: Denis Menshchikov, Boston Junior Bruins Although it was a tough week for the Junior Bruins, Menschikov (‘04/Kaliningrad, Russia) had a fantastic offensive showing of four goals and two assists, getting in on every one of the six goals his team scored over […]

USPHL Elite Players Of The Week: North Region

Games of Feb. 1-7, 2023   North Division  Summaries by Joshua Boyd  Forward: Matthew Domanchuk, Islanders Hockey Club  Domanchuk (‘04/Oklahoma City, Okla.) put together three games with a line of three goals and four assists for seven points, as the Islanders went 2-0-1, part of an overall 10-0-1-2 point-earning streak that has them just seven […]

USPHL Elite Players Of The Month – January 2023: North Division

Forwards Gabriel Leduc, Islanders Hockey Club Leduc was lights-out for the Islanders during the month of January, one of four players in the division to hit the 20-point mark over the course the month (including his teammate Owen Brea). Leduc was powered by a six-game, 14-point scoring streak through the middle of the month and […]