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.

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Colorado Springs swimmer sets world Paralympics record

By: Joe Paisley, The Gazette

One world record and a number of American and Pan American Paralympic records fell during the seventh annual Jimi Flowers Classic this weekend at the Colorado Springs Olympic Training Center.

Members of the...

Air Force men's hoops considering lineup changes


Air Force considering men's hoop lineup changes

Air Force men's basketball has lost four in a row by an average of 23 points, so, naturally, everything is on the table when it comes to potential...

Air Force hockey jockeying for desired playoff bye

By: Joe Paisley, The Gazette

Every point is precious for Air Force hockey as the fourth-place Falcons jockey for playoff positioning headed into this weekend’s Atlantic Hockey Conference home series against last-place Niagara (3-16-3, 3-11-2...

CC hockey gets commit from Ottawa forward

By: Joe Paisley, The Gazette

Cumberland Grads forward Branden Makara, 18, committed to Colorado College on Friday. He is scheduled to join the National Collegiate Hockey Conference program this fall.

The 5-foot-11, 177-pound Ottawa...

UCCS hoop teams sweep Colorado Christian by different means


Colorado-Colorado Springs men's and women's basketball teams gritted out wins over Colorado Christian to salvage a weekend home Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference split.

They achieved victories in different...

Broadmoor Skating Club's Max Aaron working to take that next step at national championships


The 2016 U.S. Figure Skating Championships give Max Aaron of the Broadmoor Skating Club an opportunity to show how he has developed as an artist.

The 2013 men's national champion is known for his...

Lewis-Palmer pounces on Doherty for seventh straight win

By: Joe Paisley

Lewis-Palmer spoiled any sense of drama when the Rangers scored the game-winner against rival Doherty only 24 seconds into the hockey game.

Rangers right winger Nick Roscoe collected a loose puck in the...

Adrienne Jordan first area player drafted by NWSL

By: Joe Paisley, The Gazette

Rampart High School graduate Adrienne Jordan was selected by the Chicago Red Stars in the fourth and final round (35th pick overall) of the 2016 draft for the 10-team National Women’s Soccer League. She is the...