Posts Tagged: Hockey

Friday Flashback: Gomez wins Stanley Cup in 2000 and 2003

September 18, 2020

Nothing seemed to faze Anchorage’s Scott Gomez on the ice. Not even the Stanley Cup playoffs. As a rookie, he scored a goal in his first NHL playoff game and earned the primary assist in his second Finals game. By the end, Gomez appeared in the playoffs in 11 of his 16 seasons and grabbed… Read more »

Zoe Hickel named Alaska Athlete of the Week

August 24, 2020

Five years after playing in the WCHA as a player, Zoe Hickel of Anchorage is going back to coach in the premier college hockey league, earning her Alaska Sports Hall of Fame Athlete of the Week honors. The 28-year-old former professional player and Team USA gold medalist has joined the coaching staff for the Ohio… Read more »

Sorenson re-signs with Kalamazoo, where he has been money

August 22, 2020

Anchorage’s Tanner Sorenson is headed back to the ECHL after re-signing with the Kalamazoo Wings, where he has played 216 of 284 professional games during his career. The 27-year-old center was signed to an American Hockey League contract with the Utica Comets for the 2019-20 season, which was shortened prematurely due to concerns with the… Read more »

Hickel joins Ohio State University women’s hockey coaching staff

August 15, 2020

Five years after playing in the WCHA as a player, Zoe Hickel of Anchorage is going back to coach in the premier college hockey league. The former University of Minnesota Duluth star who went on to play professionally for five seasons is coming back to the college game after joining the coaching staff for the… Read more »

Hausinger brothers to reunite in ECHL with Worcester Railers

August 1, 2020

They played in different leagues for the last four seasons, but now Anchorage brothers Kenny Hausinger and Cam Hausinger are set to reunite in the ECHL. Both rookie forwards have signed with the Worcester Railers, a minor-league affiliate of the New York Islanders. Older brother Kenny Hausinger enters his first professional season after wrapping up… Read more »

South High multi-sport standout Beloy to run for CSU-Pueblo

May 25, 2020

Kaleb Beloy graduates from South Anchorage High School after a solid career as a multi-sport athlete. For the hockey team, he lettered his junior and senior year, played center, and was part of the 2019 State Champion Team. On the cross country trails, Kaleb steadily improved throughout high-school and placed 6th at State as a… Read more »

Eagles defensive stalwart Pickett also working as an EMT

May 13, 2020

A student at Steller Secondary, Ethan Pickett was one of the stars of the West Anchorage State Championship team. He was team captain and part of the much-honored starting lineup.  Ethan was named to the All-Conference and racked up 25 assists from his defender position for the 25-1 Eagles. He is good student with good… Read more »

Kodiak’s Glover to play hockey for D1 Merrimack

May 12, 2020

Kodiak’s Carly Glover graduates after a decorated youth hockey career to play hockey for D1 Merrimack in the competitive Hockey East Conference.  While attending Kodiak High School, Carly played for national teams and competed around the country earning numerous accolades. She was selected to the USA National Player Development Camp in 2018 and 2019 competed… Read more »

Team USA member Hogenson off to Bemidji State

May 8, 2020

Hannah Hogenson closed out 2020 and a stellar high school boys hockey career at South Anchorage high, making three appearances in state title games in her three seasons in net and winning the “Triple Crown” in the 2018/2019 season. Hannah is a two-time All-CIC Conference selection, as well as a two-time All-State Tournament selection. Hannah… Read more »

Hockey star Solberg integral to West Eagle’s storybook season

May 7, 2020

Chase Solberg was the top point scorer for the West High School hockey team accumulating 100 points in 24 games.  While he excelled in many sports , hockey has always been his passion and Chase was an integral part of the Eagles squad that won the coveted “Triple Crown” in Alaska HS hockey.  West was… Read more »