The United States Premier Hockey League (USPHL) is an American ice hockey league. Founded in 2012, the USPHL has 36 organizations from across the Eastern Seaboard of the United States fielding teams in Premier, Elite, Empire, U18 and U16 divisions. The Premier Division is the top Tier of the USPHL League structure. The Elite and Empire Divisions are both USA Hockey Tier III Junior Leagues. The U18 and U16 Divisions are Tier I youth hockey divisions. All five divisions are sanctioned by USA Hockey.
The CHESAPEAKE BAY HOCKEY LEAGUE (CBHL) is sanctioned by USA Hockey, and a member of the Potomac Valley Amateur Hockey Assn (PVAHA), an affiliate within the Southeast District of USA Hockey. The league consists of twenty three Tier II clubs located throughout Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia. The objectives of the CBHL are to provide an opportunity for young men and women to participate in amateur ice hockey in an organized and competitive environment, to foster player development both physically and academically, and to provide opportunities for personal growth and enrichment.