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 / USPHLPremier.com    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 / USPHLPremier.com   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 / USPHLPremier.com   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 / USPHLPremier.com    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, […]

#USPHLCommitments: Rush’s Stafford Headed To Wilkes University 

By Joshua Boyd / USPHLPremier.com    Easton Stafford has experienced the USPHL in two very competitive areas, first playing in the New England Division in 2022-23 before transferring over to the Southeast Division and the Charlotte Rush this year. He has been to Nationals (just recently in March) and has also hit the 40-point mark […]

#USPHLNationals Premier Team Preview: Potomac Patriots

By Joshua Boyd / USPHLPremier.com    The Potomac Patriots get their chance to show they are part of the Nationals crowd now. Two years into a major rebuilding phase and they’re already part of the top 16 teams playing for the championship trophy.  While the pre-Premier Patriots made playoffs a few times in the former […]

#USPHLNationals Premier Team Preview: Charlotte Rush 

By Joshua Boyd / USPHLPremier.com    The Charlotte Rush are making their seventh straight trip to the USPHL Premier National Championship tournament. They would like to make it two titles, especially after coming so close in 2023 as well as 2018. They came through to close out a “double dip” title alongside their USPHL Elite […]

#USPHLPlayoffs: Charlotte Rush vs. Carolina Jr. Hurricanes

Southeast Division Charlotte Rush (2) vs. Carolina Jr. Hurricanes (3) All Games At Pineville Ice House, Pineville, N.C.  Carolina Will Be Home Team For Game 2 Saturday, March 9, 2:30 p.m. EST Sunday, March 10, 2:30 p.m. EST Monday, March 11, 2:30 p.m. EST (If Necessary)   By Joshua Boyd / USPHLPremier.com    The USPHL […]

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

Summaries By Joshua Boyd / USPHLPremier.com    Selection Process: The league media office sends top candidates to divisional coaches for review and coaches either approve or challenge the nominations.   Forward: Bryce Grandbois, Potomac Patriots  The Patriots scored a great pickup for the stretch drive in signing Grandbois (‘04/Detroit, Mich.), a veteran of 27 prior […]