Joe Paisley

College Hockey Reporter

  • Air Force seniors can make another mark on program history with strong finish

    Updated: Thu, Feb 26, 2015

    The Air Force seniors have a chance to add to their legacy during what (they hope) will be their final home hockey games this weekend. The injury-depleted Falcons, led by a strong senior class, must elevate their game. They may need to sweep second-place Canisius to move up from a...

  • Five questions for the state's college hockey fans to consider this weekend

    Updated: Wed, Feb 25, 2015

    Here are questions for the state's college hockey fans to consider this weekend: Can the CC power play take advantage of its opportunities? 1 Western Michigan comes into this weekend's National Collegiate Hockey Conference series leading the nation in penalty minutes (16.6) so host...

  • Colorado College Tigers have reason to keep eye on NCHC race

    Updated: Mon, Feb 23, 2015

    Tigers have reason to keep eye on NCHC race Colorado College may not be in contention for the National Collegiate Hockey Conference regular-season title, but the Tigers have a vested interest in who wins the championship. Now guaranteed to finish in last place, the No. 8 playoffs...

  • Denver sweeps Colorado College despite Tigers' third-period comeback

    Updated: Sun, Feb 22, 2015

    Ownership of the Gold Pan Trophy was already decided. But that didn't keep Saturday's 6-3 Denver victory from becoming another memorable game in the annual rivalry between the Pioneers and Colorado College. It only took 23 seconds to cement its place in series history. Tigers...

  • Homey vibe drew league leading scorer Trevor Gooch out west to CC

    Updated: Sat, Feb 21, 2015

    Homey vibe drew league leading scorer out west Philadelphia Junior Flyers forward Trevor Gooch never considered playing college hockey beyond the East Coast but meeting the Colorado College coaching staff assured him that Colorado Springs should be his new home. "They made it so...

  • Denver capitalizes on poor CC defense, skates away with Gold Pan Trophy

    Updated: Sat, Feb 21, 2015

    No. 9 Denver took advantage of too many Colorado College mistakes to pull away and take the Gold Pan Trophy from Colorado College, 6-4, on Friday at The Broadmoor World Arena. Denver freshman Danton Heinen recorded two goals and two assists while senior linemate Daniel Dormeus added...

  • Colorado College hockey notes: Tyler Marble steady as a rock

    Updated: Fri, Feb 20, 2015

    Sophomore goalie Tyler Marble has started the past eight games, including Friday's home contest against No. 9 Denver, and 11 of the last 13 outings in 2015 starting with a career-high 48-save performance at Providence on Jan. 3. He has picked up both CC wins in 2015....

  • Friday Faceoff: Will Tigers or Falcons hockey thrive in 2015-16?

    Published: Fri, Feb 20, 2015

    Wave of talent is headed CC’s way By Joe Paisley Colorado College is better prepared than Air Force for a strong 2015-16 season thanks to a large, college-ready freshman class and the likely return of most of its scoring from this season. At this point, 10 freshmen and a transfer...

  • Colorado College hockey player Teemu Kivihalme always looking to improve

    Updated: Thu, Feb 19, 2015

    Colorado College freshman Teemu Kivihalme is always looking for something to learn. The 2013 Nashville fifth-round draft pick is always observing the other Tigers because he is eager to learn a new move or mimic an off-ice approach. It has paid off with the defenseman who has...

  • Air Force hockey team focuses on Niagara

    Updated: Thu, Feb 19, 2015

    An injury-depleted Air Force team can ill afford any distractions when it travels to last-place Niagara this weekend. "We really can't because of all the injuries we have," coach Frank Serratore said. "As a coach, there are enough distractions out there without you creating or...

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