USPHL Premier Announces 2024-25 Showcase Series Schedule

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE USPHL Premier Conference Announces 2024-25 Showcase Series Schedule  Boston, MA – July 11, 2024 – The United States Premier Hockey League is pleased to announce its USPHL Premier Conference Showcase Series Schedule for the 2024-25 season. Every event provides the best Tier III hockey you’ll see from coast to coast, heavily scouted […]

NCDC Alumni Profiles: San Jose Sharks’ Collin Graf

Action Photos Courtesy of The San Jose Sharks    By Joshua Boyd /   The summer is upon us, and former NCDC standout, two-time Hobey Baker Top 10 finalist and two-time All-American Collin Graf is working towards what he hopes is a long 2024-25 season in the National Hockey League.  Graf played in 191 […]

Columbia Infantry Announce John Ambrefe As 2024-25 Head Coach

Columbia, SC – July 10, 2024 – The Columbia Infantry are pleased to announce the hiring of Head Coach John Ambrefe. The Infantry’s previous coach Darren McCormick has accepted a position as Assistant Coach with the NCDC’s Casper Warbirds, and the Infantry wish him well on his journey with Casper this upcoming season.  John Ambrefe […]

2024 NHL Development Camps Feature More Than 50 Players with USPHL Ties

BOSTON, MA – July 9, 2024 – The United States Premier Hockey League has had another fantastic summer, both in terms of success at the NHL Entry Draft and the traditional NHL Development Camps that are held in late June and early July each season. This year, with 56 alumni of the USPHL itself and […]

Commitment Profile: Hitmen’s Rice Commits To New England College

By Joshua Boyd /    Liam Rice kept up the pursuit of his mission for an NCAA college commitment over a strong three-year career in the USPHL Premier Conference. Mission accomplished. A few days prior to the Independence Day 2024 holiday, Rice announced his commitment to New England College, of Henniker, N.H.  “I made […]

Eight Players With USPHL Ties Selected In 2024 NHL Entry Draft

The United States Premier Hockey League is pleased to announce that eight players with USPHL ties were selected in the 2024 NHL Entry Draft, held June 28-29, 2024, at The Sphere in Las Vegas, Nev. This includes alumni of the league itself plus alumni of its member organizations.  The USPHL, with two junior alumni selected, […]

Commitment Profile: Eels’ Phillips To Rivier University

By Joshua Boyd /    Mark Phillips can’t wait to get his NCAA career going when he gets to Rivier University in Nashua, N.H., this fall. After wrapping up a four-year career in the USPHL Premier, including three years with the Florida Eels, the Premier game has certainly prepared him to make the step […]

Buffalo Sabres Draft Former Las Vegas Defenseman Brunet

The United States Premier Hockey League congratulates former Las Vegas Thunderbirds (now Henderson Force) defenseman Simon-Pier Brunet for being drafted by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2024 NHL Entry Draft. Brunet was selected in the fourth round, 123rd overall. The USPHL Premier is the only Tier III junior hockey league in the United States with […]

Ottawa Senators Draft Former Rockets HC Forward Blake Montgomery

The National Collegiate Development Conference congratulates former Rockets Hockey Club player Blake Montgomery on being selected by the Ottawa Senators with the 117th pick in the fourth round of the 2024 NHL Entry Draft. Montgomery became the 18th player to play in the NCDC and be drafted by an NHL team, which puts the NCDC […]

Commitment Profile: Atlanta’s Reager Pushing Off To Post University

By Joshua Boyd /  Eoin Reager is moving on to Post University, an NCAA Division II school playing in the Northeast-10 Conference, after a long and decorated career in the United States Premier Hockey League.  Reager, a native of Foxboro, Mass., is coming off a USPHL Premier All-Star season which itself followed an earlier […]