Carolina Jr. Hurricanes
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City: Wake Forest, North Carolina
League: United States Premier Hockey League
Division: multiple tiers
Founded: 2006
Home Arena: Polar Ice House
Colors: Black, White, Silver
Head Coach: David McCauley
Franchise history
2000-2016: East Coast Eagles
2016-2019: Carolina Eagles
2019-Present: Carolina Jr. Hurricanes

The Carolina Jr. Hurricanes are a Tier III junior hockey team. The organization is based out of Wake Forest, North Carolina The organization was founded in 2000. The teams in the organization play their home games at the Polar Ice House. The team was known as the East Coast Eagles from their founding until 2016.

The first information on the team comes with the formation of the Southeast Junior Hockey League in April of 2006. The team played in the SEJL until the league became part of the Empire Junior Hockey League as the EJHL South in 2011. The EJHL South was absorbed into the United States Premier Hockey League's Empire Division for the 2013-14 season. The team was renamed the Carolina Eagles for the 2016-17 season.

The organization was renamed the Carolina Jr. Hurricanes shortly after the end of the 2018-19 season

logo until 2016 name change thumb logo as Carolina Eagles

Season by Season Records[edit | edit source]

Season League Division GP W L T OL SL Pts GF GA Standing Playoffs
East Coast Eagles
2006-07 SEJHL 25 12 11 2 - - 26 116 99 T-2nd overall
2007-08 Did Not Participate
2008-09 (ECE Major) SEJHL 27 23 4 - 0 - 46 205 37 2nd overall Won Championship
2008-09 (ECE Minor) SEJHL 30 11 17 - 2 - 24 90 150 6th overall
2009-10 SEJHL 24 1 23 0 0 - 2 48 276 7th overall
2010-11 Did Not Participate
2011-12 EmpJHL Southern 40 14 26 0 0 - 28 123 177 5th Southern eliminated in double elimination round
2012-13 EmpJHL Southern 40 14 22 1 3 - 32 149 165 6th Southern Did not qualify
2013-14 USPHL-Empire Southern 40 23 12 2 3 - 51 135 114 1st Southern

Won League Championship

Eliminated in National Round Robin

2013-14 USPHL-Elite Southern 40 19 18 2 1 - 41 140 132 T-4th Southern Eliminated in Division Semifinals
2014-15 USPHL-Elite South 40 17 17 - 6 - 40 127 124 8th South Eliminated in Division Quarterfinals
2014-15 USPHL-Empire South 40 17 19 - 4 - 38 106 122 6th South Eliminated in Division Quarterfinals
2015-16 USPHL-Elite South 44 27 15 - 2 - 56 175 117 3rd South Eliminated in Division Semifinals
2015-16 USP3HL South 44 27 15 - 2 - 56 189 117 3rd South Eliminated in Division Quarterfinals
Carolina Eagles
2016-17 USPHL-Elite South 44 28 13 - 3 - 59 175 133 3rd South Eliminated in Division Quarterfinals
2016-17 USP3HL South 44 32 11 - 1 - 65 210 97 3rd South Eliminated in Division Quarterfinals
2017-18 USPHL-Premier Southeast 44 26 17 - 1 - 53 131 132 3rd Southeast Eliminated in Division Semifinals
2017-18 USPHL-Elite Southeast 44 27 17 - 0 - 54 174 127 4th Southeast Eliminated in Division Semifinals
2018-19 USPHL-Premier Southeast 44 22 20 - 2 - 46 105 113 4th Southeast Eliminated in Division Semifinals
2018-19 USPHL-Elite Southeast 44 24 17 - 2 1 51 163 114 5th Southeast Did not qualify
2019-20 USPHL-Premier Southeast 44 24 17 - 3 - 51 160 131 4th Southeast Eliminated in Division Semifinals
2019-20 USPHL-Elite Southeast 44 31 10 - 1 2 65 187 103 4th Southeast Won Div Semifinals then playoffs are cancelled
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