OGDEN, UT. – The Ogden Mustangs, proud members of the United States Premier Hockey League, are excited to announce the signing of Michael Heller for the 2021-22 season. Heller (Mohrsville, PA) joined the Mustangs in early October and caught fire immediately. His two-goal performance in his debut earned him player of the week honors and never looked back. The Pennsylvania joined Ogden after a stint with the St. Cloud Blizzard of the NAHL and is now back for his second season i
OGDEN, UT. – The 2020-21 USPHL Premier Mountain Division All-Star team (as selected by the division's coaches) was named last Friday and the Mustangs led all teams in players represented with six named to this years squad.
The potent scoring line of Cade Herrera, Lukas Washco and Jake Meure represented the forwards group. Captain and Worcester State University commit Christian Phinney and recent Chippewa Steel tender (North American Hockey League) Deven Boldway were selected
OGDEN, UT. – The Ogden Mustangs, proud members of the United States Premier Hockey League, are excited to announce the signing of Tucker Thorstad for the 2021-22 season. Thorstad (Mesa, AZ) joined the Mustangs last season after watching his hometown team take the ice in Ogden since their inception in 2011. The speedy and tenacious forward quickly asserted himself in the lineup and seized his opportunity. "It’s an incredible feeling coming back to play with the Mustangs again
OGDEN, UT. – The Ogden Mustangs, proud members of the United States Premier Hockey League, are excited to announce the signing of Parker Laughton for the 2021-22 season. Laughton (Calgary, CAN) joined the Mustangs in early October and immediately made an impact on the ice. Laughton is one of the best pure skaters in the USPHL Premier and now the sixth returning member of the 20-21 roster.
"I'm really excited to get back to Ogden and get things going. Can’t wait to get back o
OGDEN, UT. – The Ogden Mustangs, proud members of the United States Premier Hockey League, are excited to announce the signing of Stanford Zito for the 2021-22 season. Zito (Murray, UT) made a name for himself last Summer following a spirited bout in the inaugural Ogden Pre-Season Tryout Camp. His demonstrative effort and versatility for an '03 was too attractive pass up and he quickly became a fan-favorite with his physical presence on the ice.
"The decision to sign [with t
OGDEN, UT. – The Ogden Mustangs, proud members of the United States Premier Hockey League, are excited to announce the signing of Andrey Shmakov for the 2021-22 season. Shmakov (Moscow, RUS) was a major addition to the Mustangs in 2020-21 and provided stability for the Ogden attack. A gifted skater with great hands, Shmakov saw his game alter from an offensive star to a solid two-way forward. His game flourished as the season pressed on and was relied upon heavily by his team
OGDEN, UT. – The Ogden Mustangs, proud members of the United States Premier Hockey League, are excited to announce the signing of Gio Ursillo for the 2021-22 season. Ursillo (Boise, ID) was a dynamic two-way forward in his first year of junior hockey in Ogden. A mainstay on the penalty kill, his ability to play a 200-foot style endeared him to the Mustangs faithful while supplying a consistent effort every shift.
"I'm stoked to be back in Ogden this upcoming season. It's a t
OGDEN, UT. – The Ogden Mustangs, proud members of the United States Premier Hockey League, are excited to announce the signing of Tate Jenson for the 2021-22 season. Jenson (Millville, UT) was perhaps the unsung hero of the highly-touted defensive group in 2020-21. His defensively responsible playing style led to a breakout season for the local talent. The return of Jenson along with Jack Jones gives the Mustangs two key foundational pieces on the backend already for next sea
OGDEN, UT. – The Ogden Mustangs, proud members of the United States Premier Hockey League, are excited to announce the signing of Jack Jones for the 2021-22 season. Jones (Waconia, MN) was an integral member of the defensive core and leadership group that made up the Mustangs last season. A voice of the group, his charismatic personality and hard-nosed playing style were a driving force for the highly-competitive Mountain Division's youngest team in 2020-21. His return signal
OGDEN, UT. - The Ogden Mustangs, proud members of the United States Premier Hockey League, are excited to announce the commitment of Christian Phinney to Worcester College (NCAA DIII). "It wasn't a very hard decision to commit to Worcester; it's a great school for both hockey and academics. I've heard nothing but great things from coaches and players in the hockey program and am very excited to be a Lancer." Phinney, 20, played two seasons with the Mustangs and will play in h
Following a brief pause to the schedule, Ogden returns to the Ice Sheet for a Showcase Series vs. the Anaheim Avalanche. Friday night is Military Appreciation Night sponsored by Smitty's Tires and Services and we are honored to welcome all veterans of our military. We also wish a warm welcome to the U.S. Army Recruiting Stations from Clearfield and Ogden, UT. Game Notes are compiled by the Ogden Mustangs media Director and Broadcaster, Steffen Bell. Catch the Mustangs live du
Ogden, UT. -- There is nothing quite like the sport of hockey. Even more so, there is nothing quite like the rivalries in hockey. Some are far more revered; some are far more feared. The Ogden Mustangs began a stretch of the schedule in which they face either Provo Riverblades or the Utah Outliers until January, 2021. Not one of those games has been short of drama, tempers, and some great hockey. October 29th, Ogden took to the road to face a Provo team that has been on the
Pueblo, CO. -- The Mustangs have had a much different season so far than what is considered the norm for this organization. The opening weekend's difficult result had many holding their breath for Ogden's home-opener and the challenges that followed after. A dramatic come-from-behind overtime victory in late September has sent the Mustangs into overdrive and just made a statement on Sunday afternoon in Pueblo with a 9-2 win. The Mustangs have now won seven of their last nine
After a wild and dramatic exhibition series against the Las Vegas T-Birds, the Mustangs take on the Pueblo Bulls for the first installment of this new Mountain Division rivalry at the Ice Sheet. Game Notes are compiled by the Ogden Mustangs media Director and Broadcaster, Steffen Bell. Catch the Mustangs live during the games via HockeyTV. Mustangs this Season The Mustangs come into the weekend with a league record of 0-2-1. They are currently sit at 3rd in the USPHL Mountain
The Ice Sheet -- It has been ten seasons that a junior hockey team known as the Ogden Mustangs has taken the ice at the Weber County Sports Complex. Regardless of the sweater, the player donning it, the opponent—the goal remains the same: Win. A hellacious off-season like none before, every organization attempted to do the impossible when recruiting around the country. When players began to sign, all eyes were on these Mustangs to pick up right where we left off in March. Fol
THE ICE SHEET -- The Ogden Mustangs are now proud members of the United States Premier Hockey League. The USPHL is the largest junior hockey league in the United States with teams spanning from California to Maine. The new season will feature new in-arena entertainment, brand new faces on the Mustangs roster and staff, and the same rowdy bunch in the stands! We are thrilled to announce that fans will be allowed to attend Mustangs home games with the following rules and protoc
THE ICE SHEET-- The Ogden Mustangs are thrilled to announce that the USPHL and all Mustangs games will be streamed via HockeyTV for the 2020-21 season! Don't miss out on the Mustangs all season long as we get set to compete in our inaugural USPHL season and 10th year in Ogden! Season Tickets are available at tickets.ogdenmustangs.com HockeyTV is the broadcast partner of the USPHL and now is your chance to take advantage of a great promotion for a reduced subscription cost. Pl
THE ICE SHEET-- Over the past nine seasons, the Ogden Mustangs saw exponential growth and success unrivaled by any team in the WSHL. The success on the ice was just the result of what happened during the week: practice, review game film, hit the weight room, and becoming a better person in life every day. Lori and David Miller were able to find a diamond in the rough when hiring Jake Laime in 2011. The Muskegon, MI native, who lives for the game but does not settle for medioc
THE ICE SHEET-- The Ogden Mustangs, now led by Sean and Kimberly Wilmert, are pleased to announce the hiring of new Head Coach and General Manager Kenny Orlando. "We are honored to hire Kenny as the first Head Coach and GM under our leadership. Kenny brings the skill sets and focus that we are looking for to take the Ogden Mustangs into the United States Premier Hockey league. Having the experience of coaching in the NAHL brings along the development skills to advance our pla
Dear Families, Friends and Fans, We are thrilled to announce that today we have transferred ownership of the Ogden Mustangs. Sean and Kimberly Wilmert, longtime supporters of the Mustangs organization and residents of the Ogden community will be taking the reins for the 2020-21 season and beyond. Sean has an extensive background in the game having played and scouted at some of the highest levels. With the partnership and support of his wife Kimberly, we couldn’t be any mor