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Joe Paisley

College Hockey Reporter

  • Sky Sox set attendance record, eye 350K plateau

    Updated: Wed, Aug 27, 2014

    Despite a 7-4 loss to El Paso, the 7,630 fans on hand Tuesday left Security Service Field entertained, judging from the cheers throughout the Pacific Coast League game. That is why the Triple-A franchise broke its season attendance record (339,009, 2011) with 344,523 so far and one...

  • Error-prone Sky Sox watch lead slip away in Colorado Springs

    Updated: Sun, Aug 24, 2014

    Four errors by the Sky Sox proved too much to overcome as the hosts stumbled to a 9-7 loss to El Paso. "That's pretty much the story of our year," said right fielder Kyle Parker, whose two-run single in the sixth gave Colorado Springs a short-lived 7-4 lead. "The guys are playing hard...

  • Paulsen's three HRs supply 'pow' in win

    Published: Sun, Aug 24, 2014

  • Sky Sox to win

    Updated: Sat, Aug 23, 2014

    The "pows" for a Batman game promotion Saturday night weren't only on the scoreboard. They could be heard resonating from the Sky Sox bats. First baseman Ben Paulsen put on an impressive display of power hitting when he connected for three home runs (solo, two-run, grand slam) to...

  • Isotopes have an answer each time Sky Sox try to rally

    Published: Sat, Aug 23, 2014

    Albuquerque's hitters had an answer every time the Sky Sox flirted with a comeback. Shortly after the hosts cut the Isotopes lead to three runs, outfielder Joc Pederson ripped a three-run homer to slam the door in a 13-7 win over Colorado Springs. A two-out RBI single by Jason...

  • Colorado College women's soccer looks to shore up defense in first Mountain West season

    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    Plenty of offensive talent returns, but whether Colorado College will contend as predicted in its first season in the Mountain West may be determined by its defense. Women's soccer coach Geoff Bennett has confidence with the players stepping into three open starting spots along the...

  • Sky Sox win in front of former skipper Charlie Manuel

    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    A living piece of Sky Sox history was on hand for Thursday's 9-8 walk-off win over Albuquerque at Security Service Field. Charlie Manuel, 70, recognized the late-inning offense of the Pacific Coast league, if not much of the area. It was his first time in Colorado Springs since he...

  • Rafael Ynoa plays at high level in bid for September call-up

    Updated: Wed, Aug 20, 2014

    Despite a trying season for the Sky Sox, third baseman Rafael Ynoa continues to perform at a high level. His two-run double in the second inning sparked Colorado Springs to tie the Pacific Coast League game before the hosts faltered in a 7-4 loss to Albuquerque on Wednesday. Later in...

  • Local triathlete needs your help to fix homeless folks' bikes

    Updated: Mon, Aug 11, 2014

    Triathlete Luke Farkas could use your help aiding the area's homeless. The 2012 junior national champion spends a few hours a week repairing bicycles of the homeless and others down on their luck. Most come with flat tires and Farkas, an off-campus resident of the U.S. Olympic...

  • John Reimer finds joy at fields across the nation

    Updated: Sat, Aug 9, 2014

    For John Reimer, the search for happiness begins at the ballpark. The Milwaukee man, who writes a well-regarded blog called "Baseball Buddha," is on a spiritual trek to find happiness by watching a few hundred games this season. That journey took him to Security Service Field on...