‘E9 Super League’ Announced for 2019-20
Haverhill, MA (January 24, 2019) –Elite 9 Hockey League Announces the Formation of the ‘E9 Super League’. The Elite 9 Hockey League (E9) took a bold step in creating a new Super League debuting at the 2008 Age Level for the 2019/20 season. The E9 is comprised of elite hockey organizations throughout New England and the formation of the new E9 Super League will provide teams competing at the highest levels nationally with strength based unbalanced schedules. The schedules will provide the ultimate flexibility for nationally ranked teams to play against the top programs in North America on a more frequent basis.
“Our league is committed to providing the best opportunities for our players and programs to compete freely against the best levels of competition available.” said Paul Gilmartin, chairman of the E9 board. “The new E9 Super League format, along with our strong inter-league affiliate relationships, will provide our top nationally ranked top teams with the strongest strength of schedule in the country.” “As we continue our commitment to the highest levels of player development, this new Super League format, will create the best format for players to excel at the highest levels without any league encumbrances”, said Tim Lovell, President of the Boston Advantage. “We are excited to take this big step in being the top destination for elite player development in New England.
The official format of the E9 Super League will be finalized with all qualifying organizations and inter-league affiliate partners in the spring.