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 […]

Commitment Profile: Whalers’ Evan Miles Off To SUNY-Morrisville

By Joshua Boyd /    He is a man of many Miles – and a majority them have been traveled since 2019 with the Hampton Roads Whalers. Evan Miles joined the Whalers originally out of Mesquite, Texas, and was a standout for both the USPHL Elite and USPHL Premier Whalers between 2019 and 2022. […]

Former Jr. Canes Player Stucky Becomes Jr. Canes Premier/Elite Assistant Coach

By Carolina Jr. Hurricanes Staff and Joshua Boyd   The Carolina Jr. Hurricanes are very excited to announce their new assistant coach for their USPHL Premier and USPHL Elite teams: Jr. Canes alum C.J. Stucky.  “I’m very excited C.J. accepted our offer to coach both teams alongside me this year and hopefully years to come. […]

#USPHLCommitments Profile: Charlotte Rush’s Weisert Bound For Norwich University

By Joshua Boyd /    Two years of development in the USPHL Premier paid great dividends for Southlake, Texas, resident Jared Weisert as he was able make his NCAA commitment this spring to the Norwich University Division III hockey team in Northfield, Vt.  “I first started speaking with Norwich towards the end of November. […]

Columbia Infantry Announce Darren McCormick As Head Coach, Bill McDonald As Senior Advisor

By Columbia Infantry Staff   The Columbia Infantry have announced two new hires for their hockey operations department, in Head Coach Darren McCormick and Senior Advisor Bill McDonald.   McCormick, born in 1993 in Buffalo, N.Y., played college hockey at SUNY-Cortland, and then began a pro hockey career in 2016-17 that lasted eight years, ending with […]

Potomac Patriots’ Marshchanok Wins USPHL Premier Fan’s Choice MVP Award

By Joshua Boyd /    This week, Siamion Marshchanok was named the USPHL Premier Fan’s Choice Awards selection as the Most Valuable Player in the league for 2023-24.  He finished with an amazing 61.6 percent of the final vote, which racked up over 1,500 total votes. Between the first and second round of voting, […]

Marshchanok, Yildirim Win USPHL Premier 2024 Fan’s Choice Awards For MVP, Goaltender Of The Year

By Joshua Boyd /   The United States Premier Hockey League is proud to announce the winners of the inaugural 2024 Fan’s Choice Awards voting. Potomac Patriots forward Siamion Marshchanok has been named the USPHL Premier Fan’s Choice MVP, and Wisconsin Rapids Riverkings goaltender Bora Yildirim was named as the USPHL Premier Fan’s Choice […]

USPHL Premier Fan’s Choice Awards Final Voting Now Open

By Joshua Boyd /   The United States Premier Hockey League’s USPHL Premier Conference thanks everyone who took part in the first round of Fan’s Choice Award voting these past couple days. We are excited to announce Final Voting, between just two players in each category. One winner in each category will be announced […]

USPHL Premier 2023-24 Southeast Division All-Stars 

Summaries by Joshua Boyd /    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.    Forward Siamion Marschanok, […]

USPHL Announces New Teams And Relocations

The United States Premier Hockey League (“USPHL”) is pleased to announce a number of team changes and new franchises as follows: • The Columbia Infantry have been sold to Shannon and Greg Albers. Shannon and Greg have been involved in the club for years and live locally. The team will continue to play out of […]