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    MESSAGE FROM THE PREZ

    Date:02/20/2018   Source:SPHL: Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs Hockey Club  

    Well it's been a while and there is a lot to talk about so let's get right at it. As I write this message, we are riding a seven-game winning streak and knocking at the door of seventh place in the SPHL. The atmosphere this past weekend simply was electric. It was an absolutely perfect time to have our second-annual Parents Weekend. We welcomed Moms and Dads from Canada, California, Pe...


    ACHA D3 Regional Playoffs Reveal Show Available at 12pm ET

    Date:02/14/2018   Source:ACHA  

    MOUNT PLEASANT, MI - With the regular season in the American Collegiate Hockey Association Division Three coming to an end, the time has come to announce the teams that’ll be competing for the National Championship.  On February 14, 2018 at 12:00PM ET, the show will be available online on achanationals.com.   After being part of the 2017 ACHA D3 National Selection Show, as well a...


    MINOT STATE UNIVERSITY ENTERS M1 NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS AS NO. 1 SEED

    Date:02/21/2018   Source:ACHA  

    UNION LAKE, Mich. – (February 21, 2018) – Minot State University (26-2-1) beat Colorado State University (4-1) at home to hold onto the top spot for the seventh consecutive week in the 2017-2018 American Collegiate Hockey Association Men’s Division I Ranking, No. 19.  The Beavers once again enter the ACHA Men's Division I National Championships as the top seed, looking t...


    PLAYOFF PREVIEWS: ORANGEVILLE FACING BIG CHALLENGE IN TOP-RANKED PATRIOTS

    Date:02/21/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    The Toronto Patriots and Orangeville Flyers will battle again in the first round of the OJHL playoffs. (Photo by Kevin Raposo / OJHL Images) Ontario Junior Hockey League writer Ron Valentine is previewing all eight first-round playoff matchups. By Ron Valentine SOUTH/WEST CONFERENCE TORONTO PATRIOTS (1) vs ORANGEVILLE FLYERS (8) The four meetings of these two teams during the regular season ...


    Carleton Place Canadians (CCHL) remain No. 1 in CJHL rankings

    Date:02/19/2018   Source:Canadian Junior Hockey League  

    CANADIAN JUNIOR HOCKEY LEAGUE Media Update Release date: Monday, February 19, 2018 Carleton Place Canadians (CCHL) remain No. 1 in CJHL rankings Okotoks Oilers (AJHL) hold at No. 2; Steinbach Pistons (MJHL) move to No. 3 CALGARY, Alta. – The 100-point Carleton Place Canadians (CCHL) remain No. 1 once again in the latest Canadian Junior Hockey League Top 20 rankings. Holding on to No. 2 i...


    NICK SCHNEIDER CALLED UP TO ECHL WHEELING

    Date:02/20/2018   Source:SPHL: Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs Hockey Club  

      For Immediate Release: February 20, 2018   NICK SCHNEIDER CALLED UP TO ECHL WHEELING Defenseman to make first ECHL appearance since 2014-15 season ROANOKE, VA – The Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs announced on Tuesday that defenseman Nick Schneider has been called up to the ECHL’s Wheeling Nailers. Schneider has appeared in all 40 of the Rail Yard Dawgs games and has five g...


    CCHL2 1st & 2nd All-Star Team

    Date:02/19/2018   Source:CCHL 2 - Central Canada Hockey League 2  

      CCHL Tier 2 – 1st and 2nd All Star Teams CCHL2 1st All Star Team F – Sebastien Plante – Casselman Vikings ’97 Born. Throughout the last five years, Plante has been with the Vikings and has won four straight championships. He leads the league with goals (43), assists (53) and points (96). F – Reese Bolton – Carleton Place Jr Canadians The 2000 born ...


    SPHL announces suspensions

    Date:02/21/2018   Source:SPHL Southern Professional Hockey League  

    HUNTERSVILLE, NC (February 21, 2018) - The Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) on Wednesday announced the following suspensions: Fayetteville’s Brad Drobot Fayetteville’s Brad Drobot has been suspended one game as a result of his actions in SPHL Game 204, Fayetteville at Peoria, on Sunday, February 18. Drobot was assessed a major penalty for fighting and an aggressor game mis...


    Dakota Klecha Acquired in Trade from Fayetteville in Flurry of Moves

    Date:02/21/2018   Source:Macon Mayhem  

      MACON, GA- The Macon Mayhem and Director of Hockey Operations Kevin Kerr announced Wednesday afternoon that the team has acquired forward Dakota Klecha in a trade with the Fayetteville Marksmen in exchange for forward Darren McCormick and forward Paul Russell.   “We’re trying to add some players that have playoff experience and success in the playoffs, because we wa...


    Ice Flyers announce rescheduled games

    Date:02/19/2018   Source:SPHL Southern Professional Hockey League  

    PENSACOLA, FL (February 19, 2018) – The Pensacola Ice Flyers, in conjunction with the Mississippi RiverKings, Birmingham Bulls and the Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL), announced today the rescheduling of the Ice Flyers’ home games that were postponed on Friday, February 16, Saturday, February 17 and Sunday, February 18. Friday, February 16 vs. Mississippi Riv...


    Sectional Tournament for Class A/B 11 Teams...

    Date:02/09/2018   Source:Section V Hockey  

          There was a small change made after all beds were double checked and due to multiple mergers of schools for Geneva it was determined that Geneva beds numbers make it a Class B and not Class A team for sectionals.  This has changed the brackets to be 11 Teams each so seeds 1 through 5 will have byes in first round where seeds 6 through 11 will have to compete  in firs...


    Peoria’s Michael Economos named Warrior Player of the Week

    Date:02/20/2018   Source:SPHL Southern Professional Hockey League  

    HUNTERSVILLE, NC (February 20, 2018) - The Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) today announced Michael Economos of the Peoria Rivermen is  the Warrior Player of the Week for February 12-18. Economos scored five goals, including two game-winners, added two assists and was +3 as Peoria swept a three-game weekend series from Fayetteville and moved into first place in the SPHL s...


    Playoff Schedules

    Date:02/20/2018   Source:Little Caesars Amateur Hockey League  

    The LCAHL Championship Playoff schedules are available for download on the 2018 League Playoffs webpage.  Please go to the HOME tab and click “2018 League Playoffs” to view information about your division.    ...


    The solution to the NBA's playoff problems can be found in minor league hockey

    Date:02/21/2018   Source:SPHL Southern Professional Hockey League  

    By Dieter Kurtenbach, Bay Area News Group/Santa Cruz Sentinel The NBA’s playoff system is broken. The players know it. The coaches know it. The owners know it. The league’s commissioner knows it too. Read more ...


    M2 Utah State headed to nationals again

    Date:02/19/2018   Source:ACHA  

    From The Herald Journal By Jason Walker NORTH LOGAN — Weber State and Utah State took turns spoiling each other’s senior nights in a home-and-home series Friday and Saturday. Utah State came back from a 5-3 deficit midway through the third period to win in overtime 7-6 on Weber State’s home ice Friday, but the Wildcats returned the favor by dealing the Aggies just their second...


    OHA: GOJHL Week In Review - Feb. 20

    Date:02/21/2018   Source:GOJHL League Site  

    By: Chris McLachlin, OHA Media Photo: Rian Sidorkiewicz Photography The 2017-18 GOJHL Regular Season has reached its final week and the playoff picture is anything but clear in all three Conferences. Five of eight playoff positions have been locked in in the Golden Horseshoe Conference, three of eight playoff positions have been locked up in the Midwest and only one of the eight playoff...


    ROOKIE SPOTLIGHT: ALEX ROSSIDES - OTTAWA JR SENATORS MIDGET AAA

    Date:02/21/2018   Source:HEO Midget AAA  

      PHOTO courtesy icelevel.com   Alex Rossides has been a treat to watch on the back-end for the Ottawa Jr Senators Midget AAA club this season. He has a calmness about him with and without the puck and has become more and more reliable through out the progression of the season.     He currently sits 2nd overall in Goals among league defenders (7), and 5th in Points (19) th...


    Top Seed in Class AAA to be Decided

    Date:02/19/2018   Source:PIHL Highschool Site  

    Article written by Sean Meyers and republished with permission from TribLive.   The PIHL regular season is drawing to a close, and most teams have at least one game remaining. Several matchups carry significant playoff implications.  The top seed is up for grabs in Class AAA, and the final playoff spots in each classification are not decided.  MELTING THE ICE  Class AAA: C...


    Stage is Set for Playoffs

    Date:02/19/2018   Source:Northeast Collegiate Hockey League  

    Below is the final rankings for the 2017-18 NECHL season, in addition to the NECHL Championship Weekend schedule.   NECHL PLAYOFFS hosted by Cornell University     Fri, Mar 02 6:00 pm EST #3 Canisius #6 SUNY Cortland The Rink at Lansing Fri, Mar 02 ...


    Marksmen make coaching change, name Bierchen interim coach

    Date:02/21/2018   Source:SPHL Southern Professional Hockey League  

    Fayetteville, NC - Phil Esposito has been relieved as Head Coach, effective immediately, the team announced Wednesday morning. The team has also announced the hiring of John Bierchen as interim Head Coach. “Phil came in here in a difficult situation, attempting to build a roster throughout the season, but ultimately we needed to make a decision that we feel is in the best interest of the or...