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By Matt Kibbe
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - United States Hockey League
The United States Hockey League (USHL) is the top junior ice hockey league in the United States. The USHL has 16 member teams located in the Midwestern United States, consisting of players who are 20 years of age and younger. The USHL is strictly amateur, allowing former USHL players to compete in NCAA college hockey. - Source: Wikipedia
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