NCDC 2023-24 Players Of The Week: New England Division

Week of Sept. 25-Oct. 2, 2023    Forward: Tikhon Ashikhmin, Islanders Hockey Club  Ashikhmin (‘03/Yekaterinburg, Russia) has put together a fantastic start, registering seven points through his first five games of the year. To start the BJB Shootout, Ashikhmin registered two goals against perennial powerhouse the Jersey Hitmen, including the game-winning goal. He had a […]

NCDC Players Of The Week: Oct. 5, 2022

Week 2 (Sept. 28-Oct. 3)   South Division  Forward: Tyler McNeil, Jersey Hitmen McNeil (’02/ Valencia, CA) has kept his goal-per-game streak alive. Over the weekend, he scored three goals and three assists over three BJB Shootout games, bringing his point total up to 11 for the season. He is projected to end the season […]

NCDC This Week: Navigating The Landscape Between Two Big Showcases

By Joshua Boyd and Marlee Bulman /   In some cases, teams this week will have exactly two days without games with six on either end of that short break, their schedules looking like a cartoon barbell, bending perilously in the middle. This applies to eight of the 14 NCDC teams who are taking […]

NCDC This Week: BJB Shootout Kicks Off Showcase Season

By Marlee Bulman and Joshua Boyd / USPHL.COM   South Division The NCDC Southern division had a great start to the regular season. The Utica Jr Comets and Wilkes Barre/Scranton Knights made their NCDC debut. Mercer won their opener by a 3-2 score in a shootout.    Jersey Hitmen (3-0-0-0) To no one’s surprise, the […]