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.

More Articles by: Joe Paisley

CC moves Denver game to Thursday, Feb. 18

By: Joe Paisley

The Denver at Colorado College hockey game will be played on Thursday, Feb. 18 in order to give both National Collegiate Hockey Conference teams the opportunity to practice and hold media interviews at Coors Field...

Jack Hillen jersey retired by high school

By: Joe Paisley

Former Tigers defenseman Jack Hillen had his jersey (No. 4) retired recently by the Academy of Holy Angels in Richfield, Minn., where the NHL free agent, 29, went to high school before joining Colorado College...

Colorado Eagles sign former Tiger blue-liner

By: Joe Paisley

Former Colorado College defenseman Ian Young became the third of the six 2015 graduates to sign a professional contract.

The ECHL's Colorado Eagles announced Wednesday that they have signed the rookie...

CC Tigers bond while enjoying Colorado outdoors; with video

By: Joe Paisley

The 14 incoming Colorado College freshmen and some returning players arrived in Colorado Springs for preseason medical check-ups, some school orientation and to meet each other leading into the 2015-16 season....

Area native coaching Jr. Tigers

By: Joe Paisley

Former Colorado College hockey player Brandon Straub is the new bantam A head coach for the Colorado Springs Amateur Hockey Association’s Jr. Tigers program.

The Colorado Springs native played professionally...

First U.S. female swimmer qualifies for Rio

By: Joe Paisley

Olympian Haley Anderson of Granite Bay, Calif. became the third U.S. and first American woman swimmer to qualify for a spot on the 2016 U.S. team by placing ninth in the women’s 10-kilometer open water...

First two U.S. swimmers qualify for 2016 Rio Olympics

KAZAN, Russia – The first two U.S. swimmers qualified for spots on the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team on Monday, when Jordan Wilimovsky of Malibu, Calif. won gold and Sean Ryan of Chattanooga, Tenn. placed...

Late goal lifts Washington past Colorado Pride for W-League championship

By: Joe Paisley

The Colorado Pride were unable to convert two great scoring chances and Washington immediatley repsonded with a goal of its own, thanks to two scores by Chile’s Yanara Aedo.

The Spirit reserves completed an...