Cory Herman Retires to Front Office

After 15 years, the man who started it all will step back from coaching to focus on operations. We cannot thank Cory Herman enough for keeping hockey in El Paso and growing our franchise into one of the most successful teams in the Sun City. Take a look at some of his career highlights as […]

Black & Orange All-Star Game – June 27

The Rhinos will host the first Black and Orange All-Star game of the summer on June 27! Admission is free for EVERYONE and seating is first come, first served! The doors will open at 4:00 pm and the puck drops at 4:30. Players on both teams will be competing for a spot on the Rhinos’ […]

Rhinos Hire Player Personnel Director

The Rhinos are excited to announce that they have hired Billy Sullivan from the Ontario Hockey League’s London Knights as the new Director of Player Personnel! In his new position, Sullivan will oversee scouting, recruiting and player support. “El Paso is a great city,” he said. “It has a fantastic fan base that shakes the barn. […]

Apollo’s April Update

This was a very notable month for Apollo, as he decided it was time to make some changes in his nighttime setup. For his first year and a half in our care, our little rhino loved his cozy stable. In fact, he habitually made his accommodations even cozier by pitching his mattress over him like […]

Rhinos Announce NAPHL Team

El Paso Hockey Association to join NAPHL 14U Showcase Division El Paso, TX, April 8th 2021 – The El Paso Hockey Association is excited to announce that they will be joining the NAPHL and participating in the 14U Showcase Division for the upcoming 2021-2022 season.  The NAPHL has established itself, over the past 12 years, […]

Apollo’s March Update

Black rhinos have two horns, which continue to grow throughout their life. The size and shape of the horns vary by individual, but typically, males have thicker horns, while females have longer and thinner ones. (Interestingly, the same generalization applies to male and female elephants and their tusks). When we rescued Apollo as a six-month-old […]

Tendered: Sean Matthews

The Rhinos have tendered another forward for the 2020-21 NAHL team. Learn more about Chicago native Sean Matthews. Chicago forward Sean Matthews met former Rhino and scout Alec Sherman in Minot earlier this year. “A few weeks ago, I talked to him in person for the first time,” Matthews remembers. Throughout their conversation, Sherman expressed a […]

Thank you, Rhino Country!

THANK YOU, RHINO COUNTRY! We raised over $18,000 for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation! Another thank you to our players, staff and little Rhinos who shaved their heads and raised money to help find a cure for childhood cancer! You can continue to donate at To see the live stream, click here.  

Tendered: Jack Anderson

El Paso’s newest addition to the NAHL 2021-22 roster is forward Jack Anderson. Read more about the Missouri defenseman below. Missouri defenseman Jack Anderson was first introduced to the Rhinos when the NAHL announced the West Texas franchise would join the league for the 2021-22 season. At the time, Jack was playing in the North […]

11th Annual St. Baldrick’s Event

For the 11th straight year, your El Paso Rhinos will shave their heads to help fight childhood cancer! On March 6, Rhino players and the coaching staff as well as youth hockey players will sit at center ice and brave the shave immediately following the game. You might not be able to take the first […]