Philadelphia Flyers Junior Hockey Club

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Philadelphia Flyers Elite
Philadelphia Flyers.svg
City Voorhees, New Jersey
League USPHL
Division Premier
Founded 2013
Home arena Flyers Skate Zone, Voorhees[1]
Colors

Orange, Black and White


              
Owner(s) Comcast Spectacor
General manager Jared Beach
Head coach Jared Beach
Affiliates Philadelphia Flyers

The Philadelphia Flyers Junior Hockey Club, also known as the Philadelphia Flyers Elite or the USPHL Flyers, are a Tier III Junior A ice hockey team based in Voorhees, New Jersey at the Flyers Skate Zone.

The team was created in 2013 as one of the founding members of the United States Premier Hockey League (USPHL) Premier Division, the highest level of the USA Hockey-sanctioned Jr. A league. It is owned and operated under the Philadelphia Flyers NHL team and parent owner Comcast Spectacor.[2]

History[edit]

The program developed by the Philadelphia Flyers in 2013 to provide a junior-level program at the highest level of competition for aspiring hockey players in the Greater Philadelphia region.[3]

In addition to entering the USPHL-Premire Division, the Flyers Skate Zone also announced that their Team Comcast 16U and 18U midget teams would participate in the USPHL U16 and U18 Divisions.[2]

Season Records[edit]

Season GP W L OTL SOL PTS GF GA PIM Finish Playoffs
2013-14 48 28 17 1 2 59 176 141 707 4th, USPHL-Premier lost in 1st round
(Islanders Hockey Club)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Balassone, Grace (September 28, 2013). "Flyers Debut Premier League Junior Team". Philadelphia Flyers. Retrieved June 1, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "PHILADELPHIA FLYERS CREATE ELITE TEAM TO PLAY IN USPHL". The Junior Hockey News. Apr 9, 2013. Retrieved June 1, 2014. 
  3. ^ George, John (Oct 2, 2013). "Flyers create 'elite' team — of amateurs". Philadelphia Business Journal. Retrieved June 1, 2014. 

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