Joe Paisley

College Hockey Reporter

  • Air Force hockey player Dan Weissenhofer 'was made for this place'

    Updated: Fri, Feb 6, 2015

    Defenseman Dan Weissenhofer epitomizes everything coach Frank Serratore wants in a cadet-athlete. "He was made for this place," Serratore said of the two-year captain. "There is no better example on the ice, in the locker room, the weight room, the class room and anywhere else at the...

  • Colorado College Tigers ready to prove poor start, last weekend behind them against rival Pioneers

    Updated: Fri, Feb 6, 2015

    Colorado College is looking forward to its rematch with No. 10 Denver. First off, the Tigers (5-18-1, 1-13-1 National Collegiate Hockey Conference) want to prove that last weekend's sweep at the hands of St. Cloud State was only a hiccup, not the start of a downward trend as the...

  • Denver player Matt Tabrum understands Gold Pan rivalry from both sides

    Updated: Thu, Feb 5, 2015

    It should be no surprise if injured Denver forward Matt Tabrum finds a way to play Friday at Colorado College. The Gold Pan rivalry series has been a big part of the Colorado Springs native's life since he was a boy cheering on the Tigers. The 2009 Coronado High School graduate's...

  • Air Force men's basketball coach Dave Pilipovich feels Pete Carroll's pain

    Updated: Tue, Feb 3, 2015

    Pilipovich feels Pete Carroll's pain In a social media-heavy world where compassion is in short supply, Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll may have found a rare bit of sympathy from Air Force men's basketball coach Dave Pilipovich. As nearly everyone who has a television knows, a...

  • St. Cloud State hockey pounces on CC's mental lapses in rout

    Updated: Sun, Feb 1, 2015

    The competitive fire was back for the first two periods Saturday, but defensive lapses in the third period gutted Colorado College's chance at a National Collegiate Hockey Conference series split. Two goals only 63 seconds apart early in the final period en route to a 6-1 win secured...

  • Colorado College can't climb out of enormous first period hole against SCSU

    Updated: Sat, Jan 31, 2015

    St. Cloud State freshman Patrick Russell scored on the first shot against Colorado College only 74 seconds into the contest. It was only the beginning. SCSU scored four goals in the first 14 minutes, 41 seconds of the National Collegiate Hockey Conference game to roll to a 7-1...

  • Talks between Rockies, CC start up next month

    Published: Fri, Jan 30, 2015

    Colorado College athletic director Ken Ralph confirmed that the Colorado Rockies have contacted him about the possibility of a CC at Denver outdoor game. It would be held the weekend before the Stadium Series game between the NHL's Avalanche and Red Wings on Feb. 27, 2016. The two...

  • Losing mother at young age prepares Colorado College's Hunter Fejes for any challenge

    Updated: Fri, Jan 30, 2015

    During a miserable sophomore season, Colorado College junior Hunter Fejes took comfort in knowing he had survived much worse. - The injury-riddled second year was nothing compared to losing his mom in a traffic accident at age 10. - The boy suffered a fractured skull during a wreck in...

  • Taking on league-leading Colonials may answer questions about Air Force hockey

    Updated: Fri, Jan 30, 2015

    This weekend's home series against No. 20 Robert Morris will give Air Force a better idea of what to make of its six-game winning streak. "We have to prove we belong in the top four," coach Frank Serratore said of his fourth-place Falcons (11-13-3, 10-6-2 league). "Before we had our...

  • Dave Schultz wrestling tourney in Colorado Springs this week is big international step

    Updated: Wed, Jan 28, 2015

    This week's Dave Schultz Memorial Invitational cannot be overlooked by a U.S. women's national wrestling team eager to take that final step. The freestyle squad, which includes many who live in the area or train at the Colorado Springs Olympic Training Center, has placed third at the...