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Joe Paisley

College Hockey Reporter

  • Air Force hockey looks to avoid self-inflicted wounds

    Updated: Wed, Oct 22, 2014

    If Air Force hockey wants to see why it has lost its past three games it need only find a mirror. "We know the enemy and the enemy is us," AFA coach Frank Serratore said. "Before we can beat other teams we need to learn not to beat ourselves." Falcon turnovers and other miscues...

  • Tigers' effort is sorely insufficient

    Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    Special teams were anything but for Colorado College on a night the Tigers should never forget. No. 3 North Dakota took advantage of a poor overall effort by the host Tigers to record five power-play goals and add two short-handed scores in a 7-2 rout Saturday night. "We got...

  • Tigers can't claw their way back

    Updated: Sat, Oct 18, 2014

    Colorado College battled back, but No. 3 North Dakota would not wilt. The Tigers cashed in one of five power-play chances in the second period but was unable to mount a rally in a 3-1 loss before 6,643 fans, some clad in green and white, at The Broadmoor World Arena. "I liked our...

  • Tigers anxious to show their mettle against favored North Dakota

    Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    The Colorado College hockey players are feeling good about themselves after a home sweep of Alabama-Huntsville. But the Tigers know they must raise their intensity and sustain it for 60 minutes if they expect to knock off visiting No. 3 North Dakota this Friday and Saturday. "We...

  • How will rookie-laden Air Force handle Alaska road test?

    Updated: Thu, Oct 16, 2014

    Air Force's freshmen passed their first test last weekend. Now, they face a tougher one when the Falcons travel north to the Brice Alaska Goal Rush tournament in Fairbanks. "Absolutely," AFA coach Frank Serratore said. "It's another test and it will be a tough test. Playing the...

  • Five questions for Front Range college hockey this weekend

    Published: Wed, Oct 15, 2014

    Here are five questions Front Range college hockey fans should consider heading into this weekend's games: Will Colorado College's power play be effective against No. 3 North Dakota? 1 With only a few practices before the home-opening series against Alabama-Huntsville, it was easy...

  • Tigers regroup in time to prevail

    Updated: Sat, Oct 11, 2014

    Colorado College overcame its second-period stumbles to scratch out a victory for the second game in a row. Senior defenseman and captain Peter Stoykewych scored on a shot a few feet inside the Alabama-Huntsville blue line to record the game-winner with 5:26 left in a 4-3 victory....

  • Colorado College opens new era with feisty win

    Updated: Sat, Oct 11, 2014

    Colorado College coach Mike Haviland liked how his players battled back for their season-opening 3-2 win over Alabama-Huntsville. "This is a big confidence win for this team," he said. "Coming back in the third period showed this team's character." The game-winner came in the...

  • Tigers hope good hockey habits lead to winning culture

    Updated: Fri, Oct 10, 2014

    New Colorado College hockey coach Mike Haviland promises to change the culture of the program by breaking players' bad habits in practice. "Winning is a habit," Haviland said, adding that creating good habits through repetition with the entire coaching staff will eventually pay off...

  • Five questions to consider this season in the National Collegiate Hockey Conference

    Updated: Fri, Oct 10, 2014

    Which team(s) will emerge as a national title contender? 1 OK, picking No. 2-ranked and league preseason favorite North Dakota is hardly a stretch. But one of the reasons why UND is so well regarded a is the return of goalie Zane McIntyre (formerly Gothberg). McIntyre, along with...