top of page

Rocco Bifano Lights Up February: Named Midwest Division Forward of the Month


#36 Rocco Bifano | Midwest Division Forward of the Month
#36 Rocco Bifano | Midwest Division Forward of the Month

BENSENVILLE, Ill.- In a remarkable display of skill and determination, Rocco Bifano, the seasoned forward for the Chicago Cougars, has been honored as the USPHL Midwest Division Forward of the Month. Bifano's outstanding performance on the ice during February caught the attention of hockey fans and scouts alike, solidifying his reputation as a force to be reckoned with in the USPHL.


#36 Forward Rocco Bifano | Photo by Beverly Buchinger
#36 Forward Rocco Bifano | Photo by Beverly Buchinger

Bifano, hailing from Chicago, Illinois, has proven himself as a vital asset to the Cougars, especially in this season. His statistics speak volumes about his contribution to the team's success. In the regular season, he notched an impressive 52 points in 41 games, a remarkable improvement from his previous junior season where he accumulated just nine points. This substantial leap in performance underscores Bifano's dedication to his craft and his relentless pursuit of excellence.


During the month of February, Bifano's prowess on the ice was truly remarkable. In 13 games, he lit the lamp nine times and provided crucial setup plays with 14 assists, resulting in an astounding 23 points. What's even more impressive is that Bifano managed to register points in all but one game last month, showcasing his consistency and reliability as a top-tier forward in the league. Moreover, he wrapped up the regular season on an impressive nine-game point streak, further solidifying his impact on the ice.


In addition to his on-ice achievements, Bifano has set his sights on the next chapter of his hockey career. The Chicago Cougars organization proudly announced that Bifano has committed to play for the Roosevelt University Lakers next season. This exciting development marks a significant milestone in Bifano's journey as he continues to pursue his passion for hockey at the collegiate level.


#36 Rocco Bifano | Midwest Division Forward of the Month
#36 Rocco Bifano | Midwest Division Forward of the Month

The Chicago Cougars organization lauded Bifano's contributions to the team, "Rocco brought leadership, scoring, grit, and tenacity to the Cougars this season. We wish Rocco the best of luck as he continues his playing and academic careers at Roosevelt University."


As Bifano prepares for the next phase of his hockey career, his impact on the Chicago Cougars and the USPHL will undoubtedly leave a lasting legacy. With his unparalleled skills and unwavering determination, Rocco Bifano is poised to make waves at Roosevelt University and beyond.



From the entire Chicago Cougars organization, congratulations Rocco on the well deserved honor of being named the USPHL Midwest Division Forward of the Month!

91 views0 comments

Comments


bottom of page