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EHL & EHLP Schedules Released

By Staff Reports & Neil Ravin 06/18/2024, 8:15am EDT

BOSTON, MA -- The Eastern Hockey League (EHL) and Eastern Hockey League Premier (EHLP) are pleased to release the regular season schedules for the upcoming 2024-25 season.

The 12th season of the EHL will kick-off on Thursday, September 19th, with six games on the slate that day, including a rematch of the 2024 EHL Championship Game between the Railers Jr. Hockey Club and the Boston Jr. Rangers.

As for the EHLP, Opening Day will also feature a Railers-Rangers rematch from the Championship Game this past March. The rivals will face-off again on Friday, September 20th, and then nine more teams will get their respective seasons underway later that weekend.

The Wolves begin their season on September 28th with both and EHLP and EHL Home game slated for that day versus the Bridgewater Bandits.

As for the showcases, this upcoming season will feature three league-wide events in the EHL, a pair of league-wide events in the EHLP, and one regional showcase in the EHL.

Along with the showcases, this upcoming year will also feature the annual EHL All-Star College Series in October, which will once again include six exhibition matchups against NCAA Division III opponents.

Following the end of the 2024-25 regular season, postseason play will begin in the EHL and the EHLP in mid-March.

This year's playoffs will take both divisions through a new set of Regional Finals, on the way to the 2025 EHL Frozen Finals. The EHL and EHLP Champions will once again be crowned at Providence College, with those dates set for April 10th through 12th.

Stay tuned for more updates throughout the summer, as the EHL and EHLP each prepare for another milestone season.

Shields Commits to Northland

By Staff Reports 06/12/2024, 6:00am EDT

The New England Wolves are pleased to announce the commitment of Christian Shields to Northland College for the Fall of 2024.

Northland College is a private, liberal arts college with a progressive focus on the environment and sustainability. Northland likes to "prepare students from across the United States and around the world for meaningful lives and successful careers." Founded in 1892, Northland College is located at the top of Wisconsin, on the south shore of Lake Superior.  Their men's ice hockey program competes at the NCAA DIII level in the WIAC conference.

A 6'1" 2003 Defenseman, Shields joined the Wolves for the 2nd half of the season after playing several seasons in the NOJHL, SIJHL and GOJHL, Canadian Junior A (or B) leagues.  In 14 games with the Wolves he recorded 1 goal and 1 assist.  

The Wolves are pleased to have helped Christian reach his goal of playing NCAA hockey and wish him tremendous success at Northland!

Wolves Summer Coaching Series Begins

By Staff Reports 06/11/2024, 6:30am EDT

June 11 at 730pm

We will be having the first in our series of Coaching Meetings on Tuesday June 11th at 730pm at the Merrill Fay Arena in Laconia.  This meeting is for all Wolves Coaches confirmed to be coaching a team, considering coaching a team, or interested in assisting with a team for the 2024-25 hockey season.  We will provide food and drink.

Coach Tim Kunes will be making a Coaching presentation and Andrew Trimble will be going over some organizational processes that we need completed in order to have a smooth start to the season.  We plan on doing these meetings once a month leading into the season.  It will be a fun way to continue to get to know one another, learn and share some ideas, and kick off our season.  Please confirm your attendance, and share with other candidates interested in attending.

Additionally, If you can complete your USA hockey registration prior to the meeting, it would be greatly appreciated.  Here is a link-  USA Hockey Registration

Wolves U16 Full Season Information 2020-21

* Head Coach Andrew Trimble

* 3 Practices a Week

* 2 Workouts a Week at Wolves Training Center

* Weekly Skill Sessions with EHL JR Coaches (including Tim Kunes)

* NEPHL Fall Season & United Tier 1 Hockey League

* Playoffs, Showcases & Tournaments

* Uniforms Included

* Academy Players Participate with "Den of Development" Training Model- see DOD webpage

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