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Joe Paisley

College Hockey Reporter

  • Sky Sox sign two-year affiliation deal with Milwaukee Brewers

    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    It looks like the Colorado Springs Sky Sox will be signing an affiliation agreement with the Milwaukee Brewers soon. The Fresno Grizzlies announced on Twitter on Thursday that it signed deal with the Houston Astros, one of two Major League organizations considering the Sky Sox....

  • Newer ballpark, lower elevation entice Colorado Rockies to sign with Triple-A Albuquerque

    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    It appears the lure of a newer ballpark at a lower elevation prompted the Colorado Rockies organization to sever its longtime affiliation with Triple-A Colorado Springs on Wednesday. Albuquerque, at an elevation of 5,312 feet, is comparable to Coors Field's roughly 5,280 feet....

  • Rockies switch Triple-A affiliation; Sky Sox eye Astros, Brewers as replacement

    Updated: Wed, Sep 17, 2014

    Multiple reports indicate the Colorado Rockies will drop their affiliation with the Colorado Springs Sky Sox and take their Triple-A team to Albuquerque. The Sky Sox still have an agreement with minor league baseball and will continue to field a Triple-A team in Colorado Springs. The...

  • Falcons hockey focuses on preparing freshmen for new season

    Updated: Tue, Sep 16, 2014

    Preparing for a new hockey season never gets old, even for a player during his fifth first week of practice. "It doesn't make it any less exciting," Air Force (medical redshirt) senior captain George Michalke said before Tuesday's on-ice session. "Everyone is excited to get things...

  • Late bloomer Sam Bauer making her mark for UCCS cross country

    Published: Sun, Sep 14, 2014

    A remarkable college career is even more so when you consider how far Sam Bauer has come. The Liberty High School graduate, who took up cross country as a lark her junior year, is making her mark in the Colorado-Colorado Springs' women's program as a senior. Bauer placed fifth at the...

  • First child catalyst for breakout season for American wrestler Andrew Bisek

    Updated: Thu, Sep 11, 2014

    Having a newborn is a life-changing moment that could derail an athlete's competitive plans. But for Andrew Bisek, the birth of his son, Jim, now 15 months old, was the catalyst for his best season as a Greco-Roman wrestler. The 165-pounder and Colorado Springs Olympic Training Center...

  • CC volleyball faces first road challenge down three starters

    Published: Fri, Sep 12, 2014

    The No. 6-ranked Colorado College volleyball team will find out a lot about themselves this weekend. The 8-1 Tigers head to California for the first of three-straight weekends on the road with three injured starters, including one who is out for the season. "We are fortunate to have...

  • Intense Tigers eager for fresh start under new CC hockey coach Mike Haviland

    Updated: Tue, Sep 9, 2014

    A fresh start and a desire to put last season behind them makes it unlikely Colorado College hockey players won't be motivated to attack each preseason practice with intensity. If not, the coaches won't allow them to let up, judging from the National Collegiate Hockey Conference...

  • U.S. women's wrestling pioneer Afsoon Roshanzamir Johnston reflects on progress 25 years later

    Updated: Tue, Sep 9, 2014

    Almost 30 years ago, Afsoon Roshanzamir Johnston was a freshman cheerleader keeping stats for her California high school wrestling program. It didn't take long to realize that she could make the team. Johnston approached the coach and, knowing the law, he told her she would have to...

  • Colorado Rockies announce 2015 schedule

    Updated: Mon, Sep 8, 2014

    The Colorado Rockies announced their 2015 schedule. Colorado opens on the road at Milwaukee for a three-game series, April 6-8, before the club hosts the Chicago Cubs at Coors Field for three games, beginning with the club’s home-opener on Friday, April 10 (2:10 p.m. MDT). Following...