NCDC Alumni Profile: Holy Cross’ Liam McLinskey

Former Jersey Hitmen Named All-American, Hobey Baker Candidate And Invited To Florida Panthers Development Camp By Joshua Boyd / Liam McLinskey is having himself a year. And add that to one heck of a career – so far. The former Jersey Hitmen star, also the 2021 NCDC Player Of The Year and a 2021 […]

NCDC Alumni Profile: Northeastern’s Cam Whitehead

Former Utica Jr. Comets Goalie, Las Vegas Draft Pick Whitehead Named Northeastern Co-Rookie Of The Year   By Joshua Boyd /    Cameron Whitehead knows what he wants – and most importantly, it’s the same thing all his teammates want. He and all of the Huskies together want to be National Champions of NCAA […]

Former Islanders Hockey Club Forward Carpenter Helps Florida Everblades To Third Kelly Cup

The USPHL congratulates former Islanders Hockey Club forward Robert Carpenter on helping the Florida Everblades to their third straight ECHL Kelly Cup Championship on Saturday, June 8. Carpenter played for the Islanders’ Premier team, as well as their 18U team (currently members of the Tier 1 Hockey Federation) during the inaugural season of the USPHL […]

NCDC Alumni Profile: Air Force Academy’s Will Gavin

Three-Season NCDC Alum Gavin Graduates From Air Force Academy, Signs AHL Pro Contract By Joshua Boyd /    Will Gavin is very well-prepared for his future, both on the ice – and in the sky above.  Gavin, an alum of 125 games over three seasons, has recently graduated from the Air Force Academy. Prior […]

Rockets Hockey Club Names Matt Morrow As NCDC Head Coach

By Rockets Hockey Club Staff The Rockets Hockey Club is excited to announce the hiring of Matt Morrow as its new NCDC Head Coach. Matt is coming off his first season with the Rockets, where he served as Director of Player Personnel working with both the NCDC and USPHL Premier teams during the 2023-24 season. […]

Kings’ Stachowiak Wins NE Hockey Journal Award

The National Collegiate Development Conference congratulates South Shore Kings Co-Captain And Forward Nathan Stachowiak on being named the New England Hockey Journal‘s NCDC Player Of The Year. See below for what NEHJ had to say about Stachowiak and his fulfilled quest to bring the Dineen Cup to Foxboro, Mass. NCDC Player of the Year Nate […]

Thirty-One USPHL Alumni Competed In IIHF World Championship Tournaments

By Joshua Boyd /    Boston, MA – May 28, 2024 – The United States Premier Hockey League (USPHL) proudly congratulates all 31 alumni who have been selected by their home countries’ hockey federations to represent their nations in the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Championships taking place around the globe this spring. […]

#NCDCAlumni: Former Jersey Hitmen Forward Townley Earns Dartmouth College Scholar-Athlete Award

By Dartmouth College Athletics Dept.  The following is excerpted from the full article on the Dartmouth Big Green Athletics website.  The Dartmouth College Department of Athletics and Recreation hosted its annual Celebration of Excellence, an event that honors teams’ and individuals’ top achievements, on Tuesday evening, May 21. The ceremony was held in Thompson Arena […]

Thunder Hockey Club Relocates NCDC And Premier Franchise To Exeter, New Hampshire

The United States Premier Hockey League is pleased to announce that the Thunder Hockey Club has relocated to Exeter, New Hampshire, after six seasons as the Twin City Thunder in Auburn, Maine. The Thunder Hockey Club will field teams in the National Collegiate Development Conference and USPHL Premier Conference in the 2024-25 season. The move […]

Casper NCDC Team Announces Its New Team Name: Casper Warbirds

By Casper Warbirds Staff The Casper, Wyoming, community has spoken! The Casper NCDC team is thrilled to announce the new name of its new hockey team: the Casper Warbirds. This name pays homage to the rich history of the Casper Air Field, which trained bomber pilots from 1942 to 1945 and played a crucial role […]