Joe Paisley

College Hockey Reporter

Joe Paisley rejoined The Gazette staff to cover college hockey in February 2013. He worked at The Gazette for 5.5 years, including 2.5 seasons as the college hockey beat writer until Dec. 2011. Paisley graduated from the University of Montana journalism school and began his career in Butte, Mont in 1994. He worked as an education reporter before becoming a sports writer. His first beat was covering the Junior A hockey franchise, the Butte Irish. After nearly eight years at the Montana Standard, he transferred to the Twin Falls (ID) Times-News where he was the sports editor and met his wife Tiffany. He moved on to the Gazette in March 2006 to become the high school sports editor; a position he held for three years.

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Lewis-Palmer pounces on Doherty for seventh straight win

By: Joe Paisley

Lewis-Palmer spoiled any sense of drama when the Rangers scored the game-winner against rival Doherty only 24 seconds into the hockey game.

Rangers right winger Nick Roscoe collected a loose puck in the...

Adrienne Jordan first area player drafted by NWSL

By: Joe Paisley, The Gazette

Rampart High School graduate Adrienne Jordan was selected by the Chicago Red Stars in the fourth and final round (35th pick overall) of the 2016 draft for the 10-team National Women’s Soccer League. She is the...

Four former CC goalie greats leading camp this summer

By: Joe Paisley, The Gazette

Four former Colorado College goalies are coming back to Colorado Springs this summer to hold a three-day training camp for youth netminders.

Richard Bachman, Joe Howe, Curtis McElhinney and Matt Zaba will...

Next season's Colorado College hockey schedule coming together


The 10-game nonconference schedule for the Colorado College hockey team next season is coming into focus.

The Tiger fans are likely to be happy with the slate, which is more balanced and includes a home date...

Top American Paralympian swimmers in town for Jimi Flowers Classic

By: Joe Paisley, The Gazette

The seventh Jimi Flowers Classic will feature many of the top U.S. Paralympic swimmers this Saturday through Sunday at the Colorado Springs Olympic Training Center.

The event honors former coach, mentor and...

UCCS women's basketball faces big test against RMAC divisional leader


Friday's home game against the Colorado School of Mines promises to be a litmus test for a resurgent Colorado-Colorado Springs women's basketball team.

The Mountain Lions, winners of four straight since the...

Air Force hockey rebuild plan on track as Falcons travel to rival Army


Things are right on track with the Air Force hockey rebuild, as evidenced by a balanced offensive attack and the team's first Atlantic Hockey Conference sweep this past weekend.

"It's great for us because it...

What do you think is the greatest regular-season record in sports?

By: The Gazette

The Warriors are in pursuit of the Bulls NBA-record 72-10 regular season mark. Is that the greatest regular-season record in sports? What do you think is the most impressive record? Let us know on...