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 […]

#USPHLCommitments: Florida Eels Two-Time All-Star Patterson Commits to UMass-Dartmouth

By Joshua Boyd /  The University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth is getting a clear-cut, dyed-in-the-wool goal-scorer in Collin Patterson.  The three-year Florida Eels veteran committed this month to the southeastern Massachusetts state university branch after posting back-to-back USPHL Premier seasons of 32 and 33 goals, the fourth-and second-best single season performances in the Eels’ […]

#USPHLCommitments: All-Star Florida Eels Goaltender Rolleman Talks Commitment To Wilkes University

By Joshua Boyd /    Wilkes University is getting a great one, as the Florida Eels’ two-year goaltender Duncan Rolleman is headed to the Pennsylvania NCAA Division III institution after a two-year career that included an All-Star nod this past 2022-23 season.  Rolleman leaves with the Eels’ all-time best career save percentage for a […]

#USPHLCommitments: Eels Two-Year Veteran Kiyawasew Commits To Rivier University

By Frank Scarpaci / Florida Eels The Florida Eels are proud to announce that Damon Kiyawasew, a two-year veteran of the program, has committed to playing NCAA Division III college hockey for Rivier University. The talented forward hails from Sherwood Park, Alb., and has been an integral part of the Eels’ success over the past […]

#USPHLNationals Premier Team Preview: Florida Eels

By Joshua Boyd /   Florida Eels Seed: Florida #1  All games at Utica University Nexus Center, Utica  Seeding Round Day 1: MJDP, 11 a.m.  Day 2: Islanders Hockey Club, 1:30 p.m.    Make it six Premier Nationals in a row for the Florida Eels – and in the last couple, they’ve made it […]

#USPHLPlayoffs Series Preview: Florida Eels vs. Palm Beach Typhoon

By Joshua Boyd /    Florida Division  Florida Eels (1) vs. Palm Beach Typhoon (4)  All games at Fort Myers Skatium Florida Eels are home team for Games 1 and 3, and Palm Beach is home for Game 2 Game 1: Saturday, March 11, 4 p.m. Game 2: Sunday, March 12, 7 p.m. Game […]

Four Florida Eels Alumni Set To Compete In NCAA Division III National Tournament

The Florida Eels are extremely proud of Gage Dill, Taurin Haddon-Harris (Curry College) Ayodele Adeniye (Adrian College), and Joshua Belgrave (SUNY Plattsburgh) who continue back-boning their teams as impactful players in the Final 8! Dill was an Eel from 2018 through 2022, playing mostly at the USPHL Premier. Posting 29 points in 27 games, he […]