Jaunich returns for sophomore season

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — The Huntsville Havoc are excited to announce the return of forward Jack Jaunich for the 2024-25 season. https://www.huntsvillehavoc.com/jaunich-returns-for-sophmore-season

Procopio brothers reunite in Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — The Huntsville Havoc are excited to announce the return of captain Dom Procopio for his fourth season and the signing of his younger brother, Giovani Procopio, who will make his professional debut with the team. https://www.huntsvillehavoc.com/procopio-brothers-reunite-in-huntsville

John Gurskis named head coach of the Ice Bears

The Knoxville Ice Bears have hired John Gurskis as the team’s ninth head coach in franchise history. Gurskis comes to Knoxville from the Wichita Thunder in the ECHL where he spent the past five seasons as an assistant coach. “I’m excited for this opportunity and excited to get the season going,” said Gurskis. “I’d like […]

Knoxville’s Robert Dyer named 2023-2024 Wanda Amos Community Service Award winner

HUNTERSVILLE, NC (June 19, 2024) – The SPHL announced today that Robert Dyer of the Knoxville Ice Bears has been selected as the recipient of the 2023-2024 Wanda Amos Community Service Award. The award recognizes an organization, current team staff member or league alumnus for their charitable contributions within an SPHL community. Along with his wife […]

Storm name Shayne Toporowski as new head coach

MOLINE, IL. – The Quad City Storm is excited to announce Shayne Toporowski as the second Head Coach in franchise history. Toporowski began his coaching career as an assistant at Holy Cross College in 2013. The following season he departed to become the Head Coach at Worcester State University where he remained for six seasons. […]

SPHL announces 2024-2025 protected lists

HUNTERSVILLE, NC (May 9, 2024) – The SPHL on Thursday announced the players whose rights were protected for the 2024-2025 season: Birmingham – Carson Rose, Nikita Kozyrev, Scott Donahue, Macgregor Sinclair, Troy MacTavish, Zac Masson, Taylor Brierley, Jonathan Pace, Matt Clark, Kyler Mathews, Parker Allison, Chase Carter, Hayden Stewart Evansville – Cole Ceci, Ty Taylor, […]

Kyle Sharkey named Marksmen head coach

FAYETTEVILLE, NC – The Fayetteville Marksmen, proud members of the SPHL, named Kyle Sharkey Director of Hockey Operations and the eighth head coach in team history Thursday. “Kyle Sharkey has put in the work for this organization over the past year and has shown a ton of direction for the hockey operations in Fayetteville,” said […]

Knoxville’s Andrew Harrison steps down as Ice Bears coach

KNOXVILLE, TN – Andrew Harrison has resigned as Interim Head Coach of the Knoxville Ice Bears, effective immediately. Harrison was elevated from his assistant coaching position to replace Brent Clarke, who resigned on Nov. 5 after starting his second season in Knoxville 0-6. A search for a new head coach has already begun. “We are […]

Fayetteville’s Ryan Cruthers accepts USHL Head Coach position

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – After a successful season on the ice, with many players seeing opportunities to advance in their careers, Ryan Cruthers has taken an opportunity to further his career and take a dream job in the USHL. Marksmen Owner/CEO Chuck Norris expressed his support for Cruthers. “While it saddens me to see Ryan and […]