Posts Tagged: Hockey

With 12th shutout, Schierhorn moves up Minnesota’s all-time list

November 18, 2018

After back-to-back losses, the University of Minnesota hockey team turned to a familiar face in net. Senior goalie Eric Schierhorn of Anchorage earned his third start of the season and delivered his first win, thanks to a 12-save shutout as the Big Ten Gophers won 3-0 over St. Lawrence of the ECAC in a nonleague… Read more »

Hausinger nets 24th career goal for Lowell to continue streak

November 17, 2018

Kenny Hausinger of Anchorage netted his 24th career goal and continued his recent points spree for the University of Massachusetts-Lowell hockey team. The junior forward has six points in his last three games and 5-4—9 totals in 12 games on the year. Hausinger, of Dimond High fame, is Alaska’s active career goals, assists (23) and… Read more »

Patient and precise, Walker among NCAA hockey’s top snipers

The perfect blend of patience and precision, Anchorage’s Nolan Walker of the St. Cloud State hockey team is among the most accurate shooters in the NCAA. The freshman forward has scored five goals on just 13 shots – the third best shooting percentage (.385) among all D1 players who have attempted at least 10 shots… Read more »

Copley posts 4th NHL win of the season for Washington Capitals

November 16, 2018

North Pole native Pheonix Copley turned aside 24 shots and earned the win in goal as the Washington Capitals beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 in overtime in Denver, Colorado. Making his third consecutive start for the defending Stanley Cup champions, the 26-year-old held the NHL’s top offensive team to just one goal for more than… Read more »

Manu scores goal, plays in 115th straight game for Merrimack

October 29, 2018

Felila Manu of Anchorage scored her first goal of the season for the Merrimack College women’s hockey team in a 5-0 win over Holy Cross during NCAA D1 action in Worcester, Massachusetts. It was the fifth career goal for the senior defenseman and her 20th career point. Manu, of East High fame, has collected 5-15—20… Read more »

Shortridge reaches 1,000 career saves as Quinnipiac goaltender

October 26, 2018

Anchorage’s Andrew Shortridge turned aside 22 shots in a 4-1 win over American International College in his first start of the season for the Quinnipiac University hockey team. The junior goaltender reached a major milestone with his 1,000th career save. Shortridge improved to 24-17-2 with a 2.16 goals against average and .915 save percentage in… Read more »

Walker scores a pair of goals, extends 5-game points streak

October 25, 2018

Anchorage’s Nolan Walker has really taken to his new gig in college hockey. The St. Cloud State University freshman has registered a point in each of his first five games in a Huskies sweater after bagging two goals in a 7-0 win over Boston College in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. Walker has scored three goals on… Read more »

Hausinger bags two goals, joins 40-point club for Lowell career

October 13, 2018

Anchorage’s Kenny Hausinger opened the first and third periods with goals, but it wasn’t enough to save the University of Massachusetts-Lowell men’s hockey team from a 5-4 overtime loss to Rochester Institute of Technology. The junior forward took four shots, won a faceoff and finished +1 in the nonleague game between Hockey East and Athletic… Read more »

DeGeorge nets her first goal of new season for Bemidji State

October 6, 2018

Clair DeGeorge of Anchorage scored the first goal of her sophomore season for the Bemidji State University women’s hockey team in a 4-3 loss to Providence College in Providence, Rhode Island. The reigning All-WCHA Third Team forward bagged the game’s first goal early in the second period. It was her eighth career goal in 41… Read more »

Swayman lone Alaska goaltender nominated for Richter Award

October 5, 2018

University of Maine sophomore Jeremy Swayman of Anchorage is one of 20 NCAA D1 goaltenders named to the preseason watch list for the annual Mike Richter Award. He is the only Alaskan nominated and one of just four sophomores on the list. The Richter Award is in its sixth year and is named after former… Read more »