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Philadelphia Little Flyers

Philadelphia Little Flyers
City Aston, Pennsylvania
League Eastern Hockey League
Division South
Home arena IceWorks Skating Complex
Colors

Black, Orange, and White


              
Owner(s) Rosemary Giacobbo
Head coach Rocky Russo
Franchise history
Philadelphia Little Flyers

The Philadelphia Little Flyers are an USA Hockey-sanctioned Tier III Jr. A ice hockey team from Aston, Pennsylvania. They play in the South Division of the Eastern Hockey League (EHL) at the IceWorks Skating Complex[1] Prior to the 2013-2014 hockey season the Eastern Hockey League was known as the Atlantic Junior Hockey League.

The players, ages 16–20, carry amateur status under Junior A guidelines and hope to earn a spot on higher levels of junior hockey in the United States and Canada, Canadian Major Junior, Collegiate, and eventually professional teams.

The organization also fields a team at the Jr.B level in the Metropolitan Junior Hockey League as well as youth hockey select teams at the Midget 16U, Bantam, Peewee, and Squirt levels.[2]

Alumni

The Little Flyers have produced a number of alumni playing in higher levels of junior hockey, NCAA Division I and III, ACHA college, and professional programs, including:[3]

References

  1. ^ http://www.iceworks.net/hockey.shtml
  2. ^ http://plf.goalline.ca/
  3. ^ http://jrflyers.goalline.ca/page.php?page_id=11992
  4. ^ http://www.eurohockey.net/players/show_player.cgi?serial=66885

External links

  • Official Little Flyers web site
  • Official League Website
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