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Joe Paisley

College Hockey Reporter

  • 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...

  • Team USA heads to wrestling world championships with high hopes

    Updated: Sat, Sep 6, 2014

    Team USA enters next week's wrestling world championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, with confidence in all three disciplines; Greco-Roman, men's freestyle and women's freestyle. Men's freestyle is held first; Monday and Tuesday. Iran is the defending team champion, but the Russians'...

  • Faith keeps blind swimmer on track for Rio Paralympics

    Updated: Fri, Sep 5, 2014

    Blind swimmer Tharon Drake has faith in himself and in God. Drake is an American hopeful preparing for the 2016 Paralympics, which start two years from this Sunday. He took a significant step toward the podium in Rio with a strong performance at the Pan Pacific Para-Swimming...

  • Blind judo athlete Dartanyon Crockett remains focused despite life-changing moments

    Updated: Thu, Sep 4, 2014

    Dartanyon Crockett has few moments when he can reflect on how his life has changed. It has been two years since he surprised himself and his coach by garnering a bronze medal in visually impaired judo at the London Paralympics. But the wrestler turned judo athlete remains the young...

  • Negatives overshadow few positives in trying season for Sky Sox

    Updated: Tue, Sep 2, 2014

    It was a historic season for the Colorado Springs Sky Sox for reasons good and bad; mostly bad. The franchise recorded its worst win-loss record in its 27 years by finishing 53-91, including a 6-4 setback in Omaha in Monday's season finale. The old futility mark was 55-89 in 1998....

  • U.S. Olympic Training Center will charge for tours

    Updated: Tue, Sep 2, 2014

    In an effort to avoid cutting funding for its athletes, the U.S. Olympic Training Center will charge for tours of its Colorado Springs facility starting Monday. The price for tours is $5 per adult with children under age 10 free. Senior, group and military discounts are available....

  • Air Force men's soccer ties Navy, women lose

    Published: Fri, Aug 29, 2014

    The Air Force women’s soccer team suffered a painful lesson on Friday night. Do not let a team you are dominating hang around. North Dakota State took advantage of the Falcons’ missed opportunities in regulation to escape with a 2-1 win in double overtime at Cadet Soccer Stadium....

  • Colorado College men's soccer coach Richardson starts 50th season

    Updated: Fri, Aug 29, 2014

    In 1966, Horst Richardson had no idea he would be entering his 50th season as the Colorado College men's soccer coach this Friday. "I really didn't," he said while the Tigers readied for their season opener against Occidental College at 7 p.m. "I still had the option to become an Air...