Joe Paisley

College Hockey Reporter

  • Fractured back can't keep Roy away from PBR's Rumble In The Rockies

    Updated: Sun, May 3, 2015

    There was no question in Aaron Roy's mind that he would get back to bull riding. A fractured back that required two rods to stabilize his spine and 18 months away from the professional Bull Riders tour wasn't going to stop the Yellow Grass, Saskatchewan cowboy. "I just love this too...

  • Luis Sardinas ties stolen base record as Sky Sox rout Omaha

    Updated: Sat, May 2, 2015

    Colorado Springs shortstop Luis Sardinas stole a Sky Sox record-tying four bases and first baseman Matt Clark connected for two home runs to rout Omaha 16-4 on Friday night. Sardinas' four steals were the most since Jeff Huson at home versus Albuquerque on Aug. 30, 1996. Sardinas and...

  • Trip to minors reinvigorates young bull rider's season

    Updated: Sat, May 2, 2015

    It took losing his spot in the Professional Bull Riders Built Ford Tough Series for Gage Gay to turn around his season. The 2014 Rookie of the Year runner-up struggled earlier this season, including getting bucked off 20 straight times, and was sent down to the Touring Pro Division,...

  • Eleven rookies will join CC hockey this fall

    Updated: Fri, May 1, 2015

    Colorado College hockey announced it will have 11 freshmen join the program this fall. “We are very excited to bring our first class to Colorado College this fall,” Haviland said. “Our assistant coaches, Gene Reilly and R.J. Enga, did a great job in putting this group together and...

  • Colorado College hockey bringing in 11 rookies to fill roles throughout lineup

    Updated: Fri, May 1, 2015

    Eleven freshmen will join Colorado College hockey this fall with all expected to fill important roles next season. "We are very excited to bring our first class to Colorado College this fall," coach Mike Haviland said. "Many of these players will be expected to make an immediate...

  • Former Air Force commit switches to CC

    Updated: Tue, Apr 28, 2015

    Colorado College hockey picked up a commit from Steamboat Springs defenseman Andrew Farny, 19, who just finished playing his second season for the Salmon Arm Silverbacks of the British Columbia Hockey League. The 5-foot-9, 175-pound former Air Force commit recorded 49 points (35...

  • Colorado Springs' Brandon Carlo prepares for NHL combine, draft

    Updated: Tue, Apr 28, 2015

    The whirlwind of activities is picking up speed as the NHL draft nears for Colorado Springs native Brandon Carlo. The Tri-City Americans defenseman is projected to be picked late in the first round or early in the second June 26-27 in Florida. "The feedback I have received suggests...

  • Colorado College tired of getting pushed around, boosts offseason strength training

    Updated: Sun, Apr 26, 2015

    Colorado College coach Mike Haviland was tired of seeing the Tigers get pushed off the puck during games last season. With a more accountable off-ice strength training this offseason, he and the other Tiger coaches expect their players to work very hard this offseason so they are...

  • American trampoline gymnasts thrilled to make Pan Ams team

    Updated: Sat, Apr 25, 2015

    It doesn't matter if you are 27 or only 17, qualifying for your first Pan American Games is a special moment in a trampoline gymnast's career. "This means so much to me," said Clare Johnson, 17, who is competing in her first full season as a senior or Olympic-level athlete. "To make...

  • Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo Hall of Fame welcomes class of 2015

    Updated: Fri, Apr 24, 2015

    Even on a day when he was entering the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo Hall of Fame, cowboy Billy Etbauer remained the humble standout athlete who wowed crowds around the nation for 30-plus years. Billy, the 52-year-old middle child of the legendary Etbauer brothers, was one of 10 honorees...

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