Is the EHL a good league? The reason kids play junior hockey is not only for the experience but to ultimately achieve their goal of playing college hockey at the highest level possible. The EHL has proved itself to be at the top of the leaderboards when it comes to the discussion of which league is best to play in.
How much do EHL players make? Teams are required in 2021-22 to pay rookie players a minimum salary of $500 per week and returning players a minimum salary of $545 per week.
Is EHL pay to play? These leagues are EHL, USPHL and NA3HL. The players/parents are charged a fee to play on the team (typically referred to as “tuition”) as well as paying for most of their equipment and housing. These leagues are comprised primarily of NCAA D3 and AHCA club hockey prospects.
Is EHL Junior A? Eastern Hockey League (EHL) — Junior “A”
For the past six years, the EHL has finished as the leader in the Direct-To-College Advancement at the Division II and III levels.