Joe Paisley

College Hockey Reporter

  • 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...

  • Colorado College happy to return to league play

    Updated: Thu, Dec 4, 2014

    Silence can be a wonderful thing for the road team. So can a raucous crowd. The Colorado College Tigers are anxious to soak in the atmosphere at Amsoil Arena with No. 8 Minnesota-Duluth's noisy fans surrounding a tight NHL ice sheet. That and their first National Collegiate Hockey...

  • Air Force's Max Hartner brings hard-working hockey game to Bentley this weekend

    Updated: Thu, Dec 4, 2014

    Study Air Force junior Max Hartner if you want to learn how to garner respect in a college hockey locker room. The forward from Greenwood Village simply does it the right way even if it does not always show in the stats for the converted defenseman. "Respect doesn't always come...

  • Abby Kirchoff on verge of UCCS career scoring record

    Published: Thu, Dec 4, 2014

    Senior Abby Kirchoff does everything well for the No. 18 Colorado-Colorado Springs women. But scoring is how the 5-foot-11 guard from Barrington, Ill., will go down in program history either Friday night or Saturday when UCCS opens Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference play at home...

  • 5 questions for Front Range college hockey's weekend

    Updated: Wed, Dec 3, 2014

    Here are five questions to consider for the Centennial State's college hockey teams as they all hit the road this weekend: Can CC cool off a red-host 
Minnesota-Duluth squad? 1 No. 8 Minnesota-Duluth is on a serious roll. The Bulldogs recorded a road sweep of then-No. 7 St. Cloud...

  • Area player Brandon Carlo on U.S. prelim roster for world junior hockey championship

    Updated: Wed, Dec 3, 2014

    Brandon Carlo became the first area hockey player to make the Team USA 30-man preliminary roster as the national program readies for the 2015 world junior championship. The 6-foot-5, 200-pound defenseman is rated as a likely 2015 first-round draft pick by NHL Central Scouting. The...

  • Air Force freshman Kyle Mackey will play in front of parents this weekend

    Updated: Fri, Nov 28, 2014

    Air Force's weekend road series at Canisius is a homecoming for freshman defenseman Kyle Mackey, whose parents will see him play college hockey for the first time live. The 6-foot-1, 175-pounder is from Derby, N.Y., about 20 minutes from Buffalo, where Canisius, winless in its past...

  • Colorado College student Nicolai Calabria will play for national amputee soccer team

    Updated: Thu, Nov 27, 2014

    Colorado College student Nicolai Calabria is thankful this holiday weekend that his parents Carl and Jeanine never coddled him for being born without a right leg and hip. "Both of my parents instilled a toughness in me," the education/public speaking major said. "From a young age I...

  • Meet former CC Tiger Cody Lampl, fighting as the Caped Crusader

    Updated: Mon, Nov 24, 2014

    Pow! Biff! Zonk! It was a scene from childhood for some and Nick at Nite for others. Former Tiger defenseman Cody Lampl, wearing a Batman jersey, fought Evansville’s Kevin Harvey, clad in a Riddler top, during a special ECHL game night honoring Batman’s 75th anniversary. The host...

  • Air Force tops Colorado College for second straight year, wins Pikes Peak Trophy

    Updated: Sun, Nov 23, 2014

    Colorado College was no match for Air Force once the host Falcons upped their intensity midway through the opening period. That uptick and a strong performance from the Air Force defenders and sophomore goalie Chris Truehl (35 saves) helped the Falcons repeat as winners of the annual...