Author:

Joe Paisley

College Hockey Reporter

Joe Paisley rejoined The Gazette staff to cover college hockey in February 2013. He worked at The Gazette for 5.5 years, including 2.5 seasons as the college hockey beat writer until Dec. 2011. Paisley graduated from the University of Montana journalism school and began his career in Butte, Mont in 1994. He worked as an education reporter before becoming a sports writer. His first beat was covering the Junior A hockey franchise, the Butte Irish. After nearly eight years at the Montana Standard, he transferred to the Twin Falls (ID) Times-News where he was the sports editor and met his wife Tiffany. He moved on to the Gazette in March 2006 to become the high school sports editor; a position he held for three years.

AFA forward Tyler Ledford looks for an open pass during the first period of the AFA and Niagara hockey game at the Cadet Ice Arena on Saturday, December 10, 2016. Photo by Stacie Scott, The Gazette
COLORADO COLLEGE V BOSTON COLLEGE
Luc Gerdes scored the eventual game-winner for Colorado College Friday night. Photo by Daniel Owen.
The Colorado College Tigers hosted the Air Force Academy Falcons on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at the World Arena. Photo by Spotlight Sports Photography.
University of Denver's Adam Plant and Colorado College's Alex Roos fight for the puck during the first period of a game at the Broadmoor World Arena on Saturday, November 7, 2015.   (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)
University of Denver's Adam Plant and Colorado College's Alex Roos fight for the puck during the first period of a game at the Broadmoor World Arena on Saturday, November 7, 2015. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)