Getting The Call: Vernal’s Cho To Join NCDC Rock Springs Grizzlies

#USPHLAdvancement always works to develop players and challenge them at new levels above those in which they’ve already proven their skill set and acclimation. This recently has benefited two-year Vernal Oilers (USPHL Premier) left wing Seungpyo “Greener” Cho, who has been called up to play for the NCDC’s  Rock Springs Grizzlies. In two Premier seasons, […]

USPHL Premier 2022-23 Mountain Division All-Stars

Congratulations to our Great Lakes All-Stars, who were selected from votes made by the coaches with support from the League Media Director and Mountain Correspondent. Summaries by Brendan Price Forwards Jake Meure, Ogden Mustangs Committed to Buffalo State College This wasn’t a surprise, right? The ’02 Fremont, Calif., native was the only Mountain Division player […]

#USPHLCommitments: Northern Colorado Eagles’ Fortin To Join SUNY-Fredonia

By Brendan Price /    After more than three seasons and over 115 games with the Eagles, defenseman Xavier Fortin has a lot to reflect on. “I believe I really grew as a person and a hockey player,” he said. “Being surrounded by people that motivate you and push you to do better everyday […]

#USPHLNationals Team Preview Series: Utah Outliers

By Brendan Price /    Utah Outliers  Seed: Mountain #1 Seeding round schedule All games played at Utica University Nexus Center, Utica, N.Y. Day 1: Thursday, March 23, vs. Richmond Generals, 1:30 p.m. EST Day 2: Friday, March 24, vs. Minnesota Moose, 10 a.m. EST Remainder of schedule dependent on results of seeding round.  […]

#USPHLNationals Premier Team Preview: Ogden Mustangs

As the buzzer sounded on Ogden’s semifinal win in Game 3 over Pueblo, Mustangs head coach Kenny Orlando checked off the first box: getting to Nationals in Utica. “We had some moments of adversity that really tested the character in the room. Seeing the response of the group with their backs against the wall shows […]

#USPHLPlayoffs Series Preview: Utah Outliers vs. Ogden Mustangs

By Brendan Price /    It’s a battle for the division crown between these two Beehive State foes as the current #2 seed Ogden Mustangs will try and knock off defending division champion, the #1 seed Utah Outliers, in this weekend’s best-of-three series. The winner of this series will be the Mountain #1 seed […]

#USPHLPlayoffs Series Preview: Utah Outliers vs. Idaho Falls Spud Kings

By Joshua Boyd /   Mountain Division  Utah Outliers (1) vs. Idaho Falls Spud Kings (5)  All games at Acord Ice Arena, Utah Game 1: Saturday, March 11, 7:05 p.m. MST Game 2: Sunday, March 12, 12:05 p.m. MST Game 3: Monday, March 13, 12:05 p.m. MST (if necessary)    A playoff series win […]

#USPHLPlayoffs Series Preview: Ogden Mustangs vs. Pueblo Bulls

By Joshua Boyd /    Mountain Division  Ogden Mustangs (2) vs. Pueblo Bulls (3)  All games played at The Ice Sheet, Ogden Game 1: Friday, March 10, 7:15 p.m. MST Game 2: Saturday, March 11, 7:15 p.m. MST Game 3: Sunday, March 12, 1:30 p.m. MST (if necessary)    Utah’s Salt Lake City area […]