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Joe Paisley

College Hockey Reporter

Joe Paisley covers sports, with a focus on college hockey. He is a member of the Hobey Baker Memorial Award selection committee. Paisley worked in Montana and Idaho before joining the newspaper’s staff in March 2006 as the high school sports editor and then college hockey writer until December 2011. He returned to the Gazette in February 2013.

WORLD ARENA ICE PREP
Broadmoor World Arena employee Will Sailor pours water over the CC Tigers logo at center ice Wednesday, September 14, 2016. Workers began flooding the arena floor Tuesday night to prepare the ice for the CC hockey season. Colorado College opens a Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette
Colorado College Tigers forward Tanner Ockey (10) and Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs forward Adam Johnson (7) battle for the puck in the first period. The CC Tigers hosted the Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs in ice hockey on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at The Broadmoor World. Photo by Isaiah J. Downing
CC vs AFA Hockey
Colorado College's Alex Leclerc makes a save against Air Force in the first period on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at the World Arena. Photo by Spotlight Sports Photography.
COLLEGE BASEBALL
UCCS sophomore Colin Cicere (5) delivers a pitch in the third inning against Nebraska-Kearney. The UCCS Mountain Lions defeated the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers 8-0 in baseball on Friday, February 17, 2017 at Spurgeon Field. Photo by Isaiah J. Downing
t020516 --- Clint Austin --- austinUMDPUX0206c5 --- Cole McCaskill (5) of Colorado College controls the puck against Minnesota Duluth during Friday's game at Amsoil Arena in Duluth, Minn. (Clint Austin /caustin@duluthnews.com)
t020516 --- Clint Austin --- austinUMDPUX0206c5 --- Cole McCaskill (5) of Colorado College controls the puck against Minnesota Duluth during Friday's game at Amsoil Arena in Duluth, Minn. (Clint Austin /caustin@duluthnews.com)
t020516 --- Clint Austin --- austinUMDPUX0206c5 --- Cole McCaskill (5) of Colorado College controls the puck against Minnesota Duluth during Friday's game at Amsoil Arena in Duluth, Minn. (Clint Austin /caustin@duluthnews.com)
t020516 --- Clint Austin --- austinUMDPUX0206c5 --- Cole McCaskill (5) of Colorado College controls the puck against Minnesota Duluth during Friday's game at Amsoil Arena in Duluth, Minn. (Clint Austin /caustin@duluthnews.com)
Forward Cole Edwards,16, announced his commitment to play for the CC Tigers on Twitter Wednesday, February 15, 2017. (Photo courtesy of Kingston Voyageurs Twitter)
CC vs AFA Hockey
Colorado College's Kristian Blumenschein against Air Force on goal on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at the World Arena. Photo by Spotlight Sports Photography.
Players participate in the first UCCS baseball practice at Security Service Field on Tuesday, September 6, 2016. Photo by Stacie Scott, The Gazette
Air Force left wing A.J. Reid moves the puck down the ice against Colorado College left defense Aaron Harstad during the third period Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, at the World Arena in Colorado Springs, Colo.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Air Force left wing A.J. Reid moves the puck down the ice against Colorado College left defense Aaron Harstad during the third period Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, at the World Arena in Colorado Springs, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)