#USPHLNationals Premier Team Preview: Vernal Oilers

By Joshua Boyd / USPHLPremier.com   The Vernal Oilers were able to maintain their Northwest Division crown a second straight year and remain the only Northwest Division participants at the USPHL Nationals. The Northwest Division and its teams were welcomed to the league ahead of the 2022-23 season.  “We are thrilled to be returning to […]

#USPHLPlayoffs: Vernal Oilers vs. Seattle Totems  

Northwest Division  Seattle Totems (2) at Vernal Oilers (1)  All Games to Be Played At Western Park Arena, Vernal, UT Friday, March 8, 7 p.m. MST Saturday, March 9, 7 p.m. MST Sunday, March 10, 11:30 a.m. MST (If Necessary)    By Joshua Boyd / USPHLPremier.com    The Vernal Oilers certainly enjoyed the time they […]

USPHL Premier 2023-24 Northwest Division Players Of The Month: February 2024

Summaries By Joshua Boyd / USPHLPremier.com    Selection Process: The league media office sends statistical leaders to divisional coaches for review and coaches either approve or challenge the nominations.    Forward: Seth Morris, Seattle Totems  Morris (‘06/Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.) was all over Totems opponents during February, ringing up 10 goals and adding 14 assists for […]

#USPHLPlayoffs: Vernal Oilers vs. Rogue Valley Royals 

Rogue Valley Royals (4) at Vernal Oilers (1)  All Games At Western Park Arena, Vernal, UT Friday, March 1, 7 p.m. MST Saturday, March 2, 7 p.m. MST  Sunday, March 3, 11:30 a.m. MST (If Necessary)    By Joshua Boyd / USPHLPremier.com    A year ago, the Vernal Oilers made some history, becoming the first […]

#USPHLPlayoffs: Seattle Totems vs. Casper Roughnecks

By Joshua Boyd / USPHLPremier.com Casper Roughnecks (3) at Seattle Totems (2) All Games At Olympic View Arena Thursday, Feb. 29, 7:30 p.m. PST Friday, March 1, 8 p.m. PST Saturday, March 2, 4:15 p.m. PST (If Necessary) The Casper Roughnecks and Seattle Totems might hardly recognize each other when they meet in the first […]

USPHL Premier 2023-24 West Region Players Of The Week

Week of Feb. 23, 2024 Games of Feb. 14-21, 2024   Summaries by Joshua Boyd / USPHLPremier.com    Northwest Division  Forward: Trevor Loucks, Seattle Totems  Loucks (‘03/Marysville, Wash.) put together a 3-4-7 line in the Totems’ three-game sweep of the Bellingham Blazers, giving him 56 points in 40 games. This is part of an overall […]

USPHL Premier 2023-24 West Region Players Of The Week

Week of Feb. 18, 2024 Games of Feb. 8-13, 2024   Summaries by Joshua Boyd / USPHLPremier.com    Pacific Division Forward: Rhys Doyle, Ontario Jr. Reign  Doyle (‘04/Grand Prairie, Alb.) put up the game-winning shorthanded goal against Bakersfield in a close back-and-forth battle. Doyle has been a great find as a first-year Reign player, with […]

USPHL Premier 2023-24 West Region Players Of The Week

Week of Feb. 10, 2024 Games of Feb. 1-7, 2024   Summaries by Joshua Boyd / USPHLPremier.com    Northwest Division Forward: Seth Morris, Seattle Totems Morris (‘06/Ranco Cucamonga, Calif.) was big on the power play as the Totems swept the in-state rival Bellingham Blazers last weekend, scoring three of his four goals with the extra […]

USPHL Premier 2023-24 Northwest Division Players Of The Month: January 2024

Selection Process: The league media office sends top statistical candidates to divisional coaches for review and coaches either approve or challenge the nominations.    Summaries by Joshua Boyd / USPHLPremier.com    Forward: Tyler Hanson, Rogue Valley Royals Hanson (‘03/Medford, Ore.) put up five goals and 12 points in eight games during last month’s action, while […]

USPHL Premier 2023-24 West Region Players Of The Week 

Week of Jan. 26, 2024 Games of Jan. 18-24, 2024   Pacific Division  Forward: Mario Paganini, San Diego Sabers A sixth-year USPHL veteran, Paganini (‘03/Harrison, N.Y.) has certainly gotten the hang of building up big offense for his Sabers team. After starting the season with the Vernal Oilers, PAganini was reacquired by the Sabers in […]