Joe Paisley

College Hockey Reporter

  • Top skaters, singer Miguel Dakota entertain families, fans at The Broadmoor World Arena

    Updated: Tue, Dec 23, 2014

    The reviews are in and 2013 U.S. men's champion Max Aaron is a better figure skater than cheerleader. Dancer Harley Butler, 10, and cheerleader Kaitlyn Keirsey, 11, are OK with that. "He just came up to us and asked how we were doing after he saw we were having a little trouble...

  • Falcons suffers first home men's basketball loss of season

    Updated: Sun, Dec 21, 2014

    With two starters having quiet games, Air Force did not have enough firepower to hold off a good California Davis team in a 81-75 loss Saturday afternoon. The host Falcons rallied to take a 53-52 lead on a layup by senior forward Kamryn Williams with 8:06 remaining but UC Davis...

  • Colorado College hockey turnaround taking longer than hoped for

    Updated: Thu, Dec 18, 2014

    The hoped-for Colorado College hockey turnaround under coach Mike Haviland is taking longer than coaches, fans and players would like. But many connected to the program point to recent improvements as signs that the overhaul is underway. That gives Haviland reason to hope for a...

  • Inconsistent Falcons hope for second-half surge

    Updated: Wed, Dec 17, 2014

    Inconsistency everywhere but in goal has been an unfortunate characteristic of the ninth-place Air Force Falcons headed into the holiday break. So what can be done to fix that? "If you know the answer, let me know because we're still trying to figure it out," senior defenseman Mike...

  • Area native hopeful heading into Team USA world juniors hockey training camp

    Updated: Tue, Dec 16, 2014

    Colorado Springs native Brandon Carlo enters this week's U.S. World Junior Championships training camp with high and realistic hopes. The Tri-City Americans defenseman is one of 30 players in Boston hoping to garner a spot on Team USA for the 2015 International Ice Hockey Federation...

  • USA Ultimate moves headquarters - and jobs - back to Colorado Springs

    Updated: Sat, Dec 13, 2014

    An effort two years in the making has lured the USA Ultimate (Frisbee) national governing body headquarters back to Colorado Springs after a 12-year absence - a decision tied to the 2012 Waldo Canyon fire and the proposed City for Champions event center. Ultimate officials announced...

  • Colorado College's Peter Stoykewych may face his brother this weekend

    Updated: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    Colorado College captain Peter Stoykewych hasn't had many reasons to smile this season but the thought of this weekend prompted a big grin. For the first time outside their backyard hockey rink, Peter and his younger brother, Western Michigan freshman Paul, will play against each...

  • 5 questions about Front Range college hockey this week

    Updated: Thu, Dec 11, 2014

    Here are five questions for area college hockey fans to consider before the holiday break: Can CC's improved special-teams performance continue? 1 Overlooked in the sweep at No. 9 Minnesota-Duluth is the improved performance of the Tigers penalty kill. Colorado College (3-10, 0-7...

  • David Wise balances his family life with halfpipe skiing at Breckenridge's Dew Tour

    Updated: Thu, Dec 11, 2014

    In a sport known for its colorful characters, unusual lingo and laid-back lifestyle, halfpipe freestyle skier David Wise stands out for reasons that coexist happily: he's an Olympic gold medalist, husband and father. Having a family at such a young age has helped prepare him for the...

  • Horst Richardson steps down after 49 years as CC's men's soccer coach

    Updated: Fri, Dec 5, 2014

    A local soccer icon is stepping down. Horst Richardson, who recently completed his 49th season as coach of the Colorado College men's soccer team and 50th with the program, announced his decision to his players at their year-end meeting Thursday afternoon. "It was an emotional...