NCDC 2023-24 Players Of The Week: Atlantic Division 

Week of Oct. 11, 2023   Games of Oct. 3-9, 2023   Forward: Max Jaldung, Connecticut Jr. Rangers  Jaldung (‘03/Stockholm, Sweden) was the top producer for the Connecticut Jr. Rangers – and the Atlantic Division overall. He posted a goal and an assist against the South Shore and two helpers against Junior Bruins for four […]

NCDC 2023-24 Players Of The Week: Atlantic Division

Forward: Ty Broad, P.A.L. Jr. Islanders  The recently-named captain of the defending Dineen Cup Champion P.A.L. Jr. Islanders put together an outstanding opening weekend, putting up three goals and three assists for six points. He scored the first shorthanded goal of the season and added three assists in their opening 9-2 victory against the WBS […]

NCDC 2023-24 Team Preview Series: Connecticut Jr. Rangers

By Joshua Boyd /    The Connecticut Jr. Rangers were back on the construction site right after the end of their 2022-23 season. But you wouldn’t find wood and drywall here – it was all about culture. The Jr. Rangers are looking at building a program that players see as the obvious step for […]

#NCDCDieHards: Sheffield Returns For Year 3 With Connecticut Jr. Rangers

By Joshua Boyd /    Another year at Chelsea Piers Connecticut in Stamford? Sign him up, said Jextinian Sheffield, who will play in his third straight NCDC season with the Connecticut Jr. Rangers here in 2023-24.  “Chelsea Piers Connecticut is one of the nicest, cleanest, and most well-taken-care of rinks in the country,” Sheffield […]

NCDC 2022-2023 Preview Series: Connecticut Jr. Rangers

The Connecticut Jr. Rangers are back to the ice, but you won’t see much else in common with the 2021-22 team. Head Coach Jim Henkel has gone in and flipped the house to get a mostly new crew – except for a few key veterans on defense – to better meet his on-ice and overall […]

NCDC Die-Hards: Connecticut Jr. Rangers’ Zielinski Focusing On Huge Third Year

Over five years, the USPHL’s National Collegiate Development Conference has proven itself as a strong feeder to the NCAA Division I ranks and also to NHL franchises. Nearly 200 NCDC players have committed to Division I institutions, and the league has also seen seven NHL Draft picks of current or former players in the last […]