The United States Hockey League announced today the preseason schedule for the 2017-18 season, including matchups for the 2017 USHL Fall Classic in Cranberry Township, PA.
2017 marks the first year that the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex will host all 17 teams at the USHL Fall Classic. Games will take place Sept. 27 – Oct. 1.
In addition to the USHL preseason schedule, the league also announced the youth tournament schedule for both the 16U and 14U tournaments at the 2017 USHL Fall Classic. Last season, the Minnesota Blades won both tournaments. For more information about the second annual USHL Fall Classic Youth Tournaments, click here.
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the USHL celebrates its 16th season as the nation's only Tier I junior hockey league in 2017-18. 30 or more players from the USHL have been selected in five consecutive NHL Drafts, and more than 400 players on team rosters last season committed to NCAA Division I schools, further establishing the USHL as the world’s foremost producer of junior hockey talent.