The USPHL Florida Cup
Next weekend the Florida Eels play host to the Florida teams at the Fort Myers Skatium in both the Premier and Elite Divisions. The opponents are established by last year final regular season seedings. The Florida Eels finished last season in first place in both the Premier and Elite Division. Palm Beach was the last seed in both therefore the Eels will square off against the Palm Beach Typhoon this coming weekend in round one of the event.
The Tampa Juniors finished in second place last season. The Florida Junior Blades ended in third place. Therefore, Tampa will play the Jr Blades next weekend in round one.
Round one will take place on Saturday October 22nd 2022. The Eels Elite team will play the Typhoon at 10:00 am. These are not showcase style games. These are regular season games. A full warm ups, complete 20 minute periods full overtime if needed. The Eels Premier team will play at 1:00 pm against the Typhoon. The Tampa Juniors will square off against the Jr Blades Elite at 4:00 pm and their premier teams meet at 7:00 pm
Round two will be played on Sunday October 23rd. The Florida Cup Festival is set up like NCAA college competition. In round two we will have the winners of round one square off in each Division and in the consolation games the two losing teams in each Division will square off. The schedule is to be set Saturday evening between the owners of each organization in an effort to accommodate travel for Palm Beach and Tampa. The game slots will be the same. 10:00 am, 1:00 pm, 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm.
These games will count in the standings.