T1EHL congratulates former Colorado Thunderbirds player, Garrett Klee, for signing his first professional contract with ECHL Kansas City Mavericks!  Klee, along with his brothers, Mason and David, played with the Colorado Thunderbirds, and Dad, Ken Klee, former NHL Player, coached for Thunderbirds. Klee himself played Thunderbirds from

T1EHL congratulates former Colorado Thunderbirds forward, Fredrik Olofsson, for signing a one-year contract with the NHL’s Dallas Stars. Olofsson was originally selected in the 2014 NHL Draft by Chicago in the fourth round, 98th overall. He played with the Thunderbirds from 2009 to 2013. T1EHL is proud of all of its players who cont

After 3 days of fast-paced, hard-hitting hockey, the Tier 1 Elite League is proud to announce the U18 season champions, the St. Louis AAA Blues!! Nashville Jr. Predators, the defending champions, faced the Blues in the finals at the Schwann Super Rink in Blaine, MN. The game was an exciting contest, with St. Louis securing […]

Congratulations to the Phoenix Jr. Coyotes, the 2022 Tier 1 Elite Hockey League U16 Playoff Champions!! Following immediately in the footsteps of a Phoenix 15 Only championship title, the U16 Coyotes also proved to be the best of the best in the Playoff contest. The championship game between the Phoenix Jr. Coyotes and Fox Motor […


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