Joe Paisley

College Hockey Reporter

  • Watch live: Switchbacks vs. LA Galaxy II, 8:30 p.m. Saturday

    Updated: Sat, May 30, 2015

    Colorado Springs heads into an important early-season game at the LA Galaxy II at 8:30 p.m. Saturday. The 4-4-1 Galaxy are in a three-way tie for fourth place with the top six in the Western Conference advancing to the United Soccer League playoffs in September. While it is only late...

  • Victory could lift Switchbacks into playoff hunt

    Updated: Sat, May 30, 2015

    Colorado Springs heads into an important early-season game at the LA Galaxy II at 8:30 p.m. Saturday. The 4-4-1 Galaxy are in a three-way tie for fourth place with the top six in the Western Conference advancing to the United Soccer League playoffs in September. While it is only late...

  • New Colorado Springs velodrome dome may help Olympic and casual track cyclists alike

    Updated: Sat, May 30, 2015

    Everyone from Olympic-caliber to area recreational track cyclists will benefit from the addition of an all-weather dome at the Memorial Park velodrome, the national program director said. The inflatable, pressurized dome, similar to ones used over tennis courts, will be installed in...

  • Former Colorado College hockey player Doyle leads CC Athletics Hall of Fame class

    Updated: Sat, May 30, 2015

    Former Colorado College defenseman Rob Doyle still cannot believe his luck. Now, 28 years since he last donned a Tigers hockey uniform, the 1987 graduate is surprised he is being inducted into the CC Athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday. "I have been unbelievably lucky," he said. The...

  • Colorado Springs Olympic Training Center innovations seek to give U.S. athletes competitive edge

    Updated: Sat, May 30, 2015

    U.S. athletes can now train in the heat and humidity of sea-level Rio de Janeiro without leaving Colorado Springs. The new altitude room is one of the many innovations the 130 Olympic Training Center residents and annual 12,000 to 15,000 visiting athletes may take advantage of while...

  • Fundraiser run may speed up opening of long-awaited trail to Cheyenne Mountain summit

    Updated: Thu, May 28, 2015

    Area runners will get a chance to speed up the construction of a new trail leading to the summit of one of the Front Range's iconic mountains this October. The Friends of Cheyenne Mountain State Park announced its Cheyenne Mountain Run; an 8-mile run up the mountainside, including...

  • Denver hires new assistant with NCAA, NHL ties

    Updated: Wed, May 27, 2015

    Former Alaska-Fairbanks coach and longtime Winnipeg Jets scout Tavis MacMillan is now a Denver assistant, coach Jim Montgomery announced on Wednesday. MacMillan replaces Joe Clark, who recently resigned his post due to family obligations. “He’s an intelligent, hard-working coach...

  • Switchbacks head to Salt Lake for U.S. Open Cup match

    Updated: Tue, May 26, 2015

    Two familiar foes will square off when the Colorado Springs Switchbacks travel to the Real Monarchs of Salt Lake at 7 p.m. Wednesday with a shot at the Colorado Rapids of Major League Soccer on the line. The winner of the 2015 U.S. Open Cup third-round game advances to face the...

  • Colorado Springs Switchbacks benefit from a dry spot against Arizona United

    Updated: Sun, May 24, 2015

    In real estate, the key is location, location, location. That slogan proved apt in United Soccer League action Saturday night as well. The Colorado Springs Switchbacks took advantage of better field conditions on the northern end of Sand Creek Stadium in a 5-0 rout of Arizona United...

  • Sky Sox ballpark proves good training ground for future MLB managers

    Updated: Sat, May 23, 2015

    Security Service Field with its quirky weather forcing constant adjustments is a fertile training ground for future managers. Milwaukee bench boss Craig Counsell became the eighth former Sky Sox player to take over a Major League Baseball team when he was named as manager of the...

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