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Joe Paisley

College Hockey Reporter

  • Blog: Colorado College hires alumnus away from Air Force Academy as new SID

    Updated: Mon, Aug 4, 2014

    Colorado College hired an alumnus and a fixture on the area college sports scene as its new sports information director. Longtime Air Force assistant director of athletic communications Jerry Cross, a 1991 economics graduate, was announced as the hire on Monday, replacing longtime...

  • New-look locker room, lounge await CC hockey players

    Published: Sun, Aug 3, 2014

    The fans weren't the only ones excited by the hire of new Colorado College hockey coach Mike Haviland. The alumni were too, to the tune of between $125,000 and $150,000. On the heels of the May 9 hire, CC athletic director Ken Ralph said a number of generous alumni stepped forward...

  • Trampoline gymnast hopes national junior title leads to Olympics

    Updated: Sun, Aug 3, 2014

    The backyard is often the wellspring of many Olympic dreams. It was no different for 2014 junior national double mini-trampoline champion Paige Howard, who first tried out a trampoline as a young child in Texas. It was her favorite backyard activity until members of her older...

  • Adames' clutch hit gives Sky Sox a split

    Published: Fri, Aug 1, 2014

    In the midst of a rough season, the Sky Sox found a disheartening way to lose, and an equally exciting way to win. About three hours after he struck out with the bases loaded to end Game 1 in a 2-1 loss, shortstop Cristhian Adames hit an RBI single with the bases loaded to lift...

  • Sky Sox end 3-game losing streak, split doubleheader

    Updated: Fri, Aug 1, 2014

    There were good feelings aplenty after Game 1 of Thursday's doubleheader, but those didn't last. Right-handed pitcher Jordan Lyles threw a strong five innings in a rehabilitation start for Colorado Springs and the Sky Sox ended a three-game losing streak with a convincing 6-0 win...

  • Two more doubleheaders on Sky Sox schedule after another rainout

    Published: Wed, Jul 30, 2014

    The steady rain scuttled the Sky Sox's plans for a Wednesday doubleheader. Game 1 was suspended with the Sky Sox leading Nashville 2-0 with one out in the top of the third with a base runner at first base. The call was made after the rain picked up its intensity after about an hour...

  • Rains don't go away, Sky Sox will play another day

    Updated: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    Tuesday's scheduled game between the Nashville Sounds and the Colorado Springs Sky Sox was postponed to 12:35 p.m. Wednesday as part of a seven-inning doubleheader at Security Service Field. The scheduled starters are lefthander Pedro Hernandez (6-6, 6-14 ERA) for the Sky Sox (45-64)...

  • Air Force hockey announces challenging schedule

    Published: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    Air Force has won 20 or more games in five of the last seven seasons. It will not be easy to make that six out of eight, judging from the 2014-15 schedule announced by the Atlantic Hockey Association program. "There are a lot of questions coming into next season," Falcons coach Frank...

  • Friendship and competition keep older hockey players on the ice

    Updated: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    The area's older hockey players ignore their aches and pains for a good reason. "It's in our blood," said Rich "Moose" Inhoffer, 74. "You get hooked on the game and the camaraderie." "You love hanging out in the locker room as much as you do being on the ice," said Bill "Grumpy"...

  • Rockies' Justin Morneau makes most of rehab with Sky Sox

    Updated: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    Colorado Springs fans were treated to a fine performance by Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau in what was likely his only rehabilitation game at Security Service Field. They were not as enthused by the clutch hitting of the Round Rock Express, which rolled to an 11-4 win in the...