Uncommitted 1998s | Post Season Forwards
With the 2018-19 season over and teams preparing tryouts for the 2019-20 season, the commitment season continues for Tier 3 players across the country. Below is a list of 1998 Birth Year Forwards who played Tier 3 this past season. Keep in mind some of these players may have chosen to forgo college.
Uncommitted 1998 Defensemen
With the 2018-19 season over and teams preparing tryouts for the 2019-20 season, the commitment season continues for Tier 3 players across the country. Below is a list of 1998 Birth Year Defensemen who played Tier 3 this past season. Keep in mind some of these players may have chosen to forgo college.
Just over 200 Defensemen developed at the Tier 3 level this season. Many transferred/advanced out of Tier 3 during the season or have made their college commitments for next season. These 145 remain. Team names are listed, but in some cases the player may have transferred to another team.
*contact if any players status needs to be updated.
Uncommitted 1998 Goaltenders
With the 2018-19 season over and teams preparing tryouts for the 2019-20 season, the commitment season continues for Tier 3 players across the country. Below is a list of 1998 Birth Year Goaltenders who played Tier 3 this past season. Keep in mind some of these players have chosen to forgo college.
Cole Ouellette Sets Multiple Tier 3 Defense Records
LA Nordiques Defenseman Cole Ouellette etches his name in Tier 3 Junior Hockey history, placing his name at the top of both the Points and Assists leaderboards.
Cougars DMan Earns a Spot in the Tier 3 Top 100 Goals by a Defenseman Record Book
The Tier 3 Junior Hockey Record for goals scored by a defenseman in a single season is 36, set by Mark Lebenns of the Suffolk PAL Juniors during the 2007-2008 season.
Wisconsin Rapids Riverkings Goalie Enters the Tier 3 Record Books
Riverkings Goaltender Drake Bradshaw finishes the 2018-19 regular season with a 1.55 GAA, earning himself a spot in the Tier 3 Junior Hockey top 100 Goalie GAA Record Books.
EHL Goaltender | Top 5 in Shutouts
With the 2018-19 EHL season coming to a close, Philadelphia Little Flyers Goaltender Brendahn Brawley earns his 8th shutout in the final game of the season, making his way into the Tier 3 Record books.
Etching their Names in Tier 3 History | Week 24
As the 2018-19 Regular Season is coming closer to its end, many players are securing themselves a spot amongst the very best to play at the Tier 3 Junior Hockey Level.
2 Skaters add their Names to the List of the 100 Point Club
Since the 2004 season there have been 42 Tier 3 skaters with 100 point seasons. Coulee Region Chill F, Brady Lindauer and Central Penn Panthers F, Brenden Yingling are the two newest members of this group.
Central Penn Panthers Brenden Yingling moves into the Tier 3 Record Books
With 35 goals and 51 assists for 86 points through 28 games, Eastern Hockey League Premier Forward Brenden Yingling not only leads all skaters this season in points but has moved into the Tier 3 Junior Hockey Top 100 Points Record Books.
Knights Defenseman Set to Join Roos in the Fall of 2019
Top Uncommitted 1998 Goaltenders
A third of all goalies currently on the Tier 3 Junior Hockey Top 100 Goalie GAA Leaderboard will age out of Junior Hockey this season. Here is a quick look at 10 of these players. Players listed in alphabetical order.
EHL All-Star Set to Join Cadets in the Fall of 2019
EHL All-Star Set to Join Beacons in the Fall of 2019
List of Undefeated Goalies through Week 9 of the 2018-19 Season
With 9 weeks in the books of the 2018-19 Tier 3 Junior Hockey Season, 9 Goaltenders with at least 5 games played are holding on to an undefeated season.
87s Forward Set to Join New Program in the Fall of 2019
Jon Kopack Earns a Shutout in 75% of his Games Between the Pipes
Tier 3 Junior Hockey Rookie Goaltender Jon Kopack has earned a shutout in 75% of his games this season.
A Quick Look at Yellowstone Quake Forward Dylan Rumpke
Yellowstone Quakes Rookie Forward leads the team in points while contributing to over 50% of the teams overall season goals.
17 Tier 3 Junior Hockey Goaltenders Remain Undefeated with 4 or more Games Played
A quick look at the Undefeated Tier 3 Junior Hockey Goaltenders through the first 7 weeks of the 2018-19 Season.
4 Skaters with 10 or More Games Played Averaging over 3 points per game
The 2018-19 Tier 3 Junior Hockey season is well underway. In week 7, we have four skaters with over 10 games played who are averaging 3 or more points per game, led by Central Penn Panthers Brenden Yingling and Nate Matthews and also including Tyler Rudek of the Northeast Generals and Binghamton Jr Senators F, Eric Melso.
Spotlight on the 1998s | Jack McDonough
The Tier 3 Junior Hockey Spotlight on 98s Series takes a quick look at players aging out of Junior Hockey this season. This week features New Jersey 87s F, Jack McDonough.
Tier 3 Junior Hockey Rookie Spotlight | Ricky Jones
Chicago Forward Ricky Jones scores the first goal of his Tier 3 Junior Hockey career at 7:59 in the first period of the Cougars 4-1 victory over the Midwest Blackbirds on Saturday September 29, 2018.
Tier 3 Player Watch | 1998, Eric Melso
The Tier 3 Junior Hockey Player Watch - 1998s Series begins with Forward Eric Melso
Dells Ducks D, Alex Goder Scores His First Goal at the Tier 3 Level
Dells Ducks second year defenseman Alex Goder scores the Game Winner at 4:17 in OT to give the Ducks a 5-4 win in their season opener on Friday September 14, 2018 against the Minnesota Mullets. The goal was the first for Goder at the Tier 3 Junior hockey level.
KNIGHTS GOALTENDER SET TO JOIN NEW PROGRAM IN THE FALL OF 2019
By Neil Ravin, Eastern Hockey League
*article originally posted to the EHL Website