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USPHL Premier Division: Players Of The Week / South Divisions

By USPHL Staff, 09/26/18, 5:00PM EDT


Congratulations to this week's class of Players Of The Week from the Southeast and Florida Divisions of the USPHL Premier. 


Forward: Tristan Roost, Florida Jr. Blades

The returning '00 from Fort Myers, Fla., scored the game-winning goal in the Blades' season-opening 2-0 win over Tampa Bay. The next night against the Juniors, Roost scored one goal and two assists, factoring in on all of his team's points. 


Defense: Cullen Rush, Atlanta Jr. Kings

A third-year member of the Kings, the '00-born Alexandria, Va., resident scored the overtime game-winner in Game 1 of the Kings' season against the Carolina Eagles. His size (6-2, 210) and veteran presence have helped the Kings pick up wins in each of their first two weekends. 


Goal: Patrik Lietava, Florida Jr. Blades.

The 2000-born Slovakian who cut his teeth last year with the Blades' Elite team is back and has already registered his first shutout of the season, a 2-0 win over the Tampa Bay Juniors. 


Methodology: The Players Of The Week for the South Divisions are nominated and selected by a committee of coaches from within those divisions.