This is the 1998-99 Southern Elite Hockey League season. This was the league's first season.
The league was made up of six teams for the season.
- Alabama Gunners (Pelham, Alabama)
- Chicago Force (Chicago, Illinois)
- Daytona Riptide (Daytona Beach, Florida)
- Jacksonville Hammerheads (Jacksonville, Florida)
- Kissimmee Fury (Kissimmee, Florida)
- Space Coast Blast (Cape Canaveral, Florida)
The Alabama Gunners folded after 24 games while they were in first place.
Won by Space Coast Blast; balance of results unknown