NCDC Off-Season Check-In: Jersey Hitmen 

By Joshua Boyd /    We’ll be taking time over the month of June to look at how some NCDC teams are working on building their 2023-24 squads through the acquisition of tenders, commitments from returning players and past draft selections they continue to evaluate.  The Jersey Hitmen have been the dominant force in […]

#CommittedLeaders: Five NCDC Alumni Help Quinnipiac Win School’s First National Championship

Former Junior Bruin Graf’s Tying Goal Forces OT; Former Rocket Lipkin Assists On OT Title-Winner The United States Premier Hockey League and its Tuition-Free Tier II National Collegiate Development Conference congratulate the Quinnipiac University Bobcats for winning the 2023 NCAA Division I National Men’s Ice Hockey Championship. No less than five NCDC alumni were members […]

#NCDCAwards: Hitmen’s Melso Wins Second Consecutive NCDC Defenseman Of The Year Award

The United States Premier Hockey League and its Tuition-Free Tier II National Collegiate Development Conference congratulate the Jersey Hitmen’s Sean Melso on winning his second straight NCDC Defenseman Of The Year Award.  “It is an incredible honor to be recognized in consecutive years as a top defenseman, especially with all the talent on the back […]

Video: Jersey Hitmen’s Sean Melso Becomes All-Time Leading Scorer Among NCDC Defensemen

On Nov. 16, Jersey Hitmen defenseman Sean Melso became the all-time leading scorer among NCDC defensemen, passing former Hitman Tanner Palocsik, currently the Captain at NCAA Division I Dartmouth College. The USPHL caught up with Sean after his win.   #NCDC History Made: Hear what the @NJHitmen’s @sean_melso had to say on Wednesday, Nov. 16, […]

NCDC This Week: Classic Performances All Around At Hitmen-Hosted Showcase

By Joshua Boyd /    The Jersey Hitmen Classic is in the books, and – along with the BJB Shootout one week earlier – two of the five NCDC Showcases for this season are already behind us.  With most teams venturing largely out of their division the first few weeks of the season, they’ll […]

NCDC 2022-2023 Preview Series: Jersey Hitmen

Going into this upcoming season with two Dineen Cup titles and four Founders Cup (regular season championship) wins under their belt, there’s no denying that players, fans, and really the entire NCDC, are expecting big things from the Jersey Hitmen.  One of the main challenges this year is having only four returning players. Head Coach […]

Q&A: Former Jersey Hitmen Goalie Chase Clark Wows At Washington Capitals Camp

Earlier this month, former NCDC Jersey Hitmen goaltender and Dineen Cup Champion Chase Clark made the trip to the Washington Capitals (NHL) Development Camp to give his professional rights-holders a glimpse of the future.   And what a glimpse it was. The 2002-born Williamsville, N.Y., native earned applause from several corners by making highlight saves […]