Posts Tagged: Hockey

The rookie and the vet: Swayman, Copley both unbeaten in AHL

February 26, 2021

There are three Alaska goalies in the American Hockey League. Two of them are currently undefeated – the rookie and the veteran. Rookie Jeremy Swayman of Anchorage has won his first three starts with the Providence Bruins. Seventh-year vet and former NHL netminder Pheonix Copley of North Pole has a 1-0-1 record with the Hershey… Read more »

Alaska’s biggest offensive stars in college hockey stuff stat sheet

February 20, 2021

Some of Alaska’s biggest and brightest offensive stars in college hockey enjoyed a red-light special this weekend. Eight players got in on the action with a goal or an assist, including the state’s active points leaders for both women (Clair DeGeorge) and men (Mike Curran). Nolan Walker, Caleb Moretz, Daniel Haider and Mikayala Lantto scored… Read more »

Haider buries OT winner to help Army continue unbeaten streak

February 16, 2021

Daniel Haider of Anchorage made sure the Army Black Knights remain one of the hottest teams in college hockey. The junior forward recorded points in both games of a series sweep of Bentley as Army improved to 7-0-1 over the last month. Haider played hero in the first game after scoring the OT winner to… Read more »

Frantz scores in St. Thomas season opener, her 17th career goal

February 15, 2021

Anchorage’s Estee Frantz has always had a knack for scoring goals, so it should come as no surprise that she found the back of the net in her first hockey game of the 2021 season. The University of St. Thomas forward lit the lamp five minutes into the first period of a 5-2 road win… Read more »

Hull named NCHA Offensive Player of the Week for first time

February 11, 2021

A big two-goal game brought some attention the way of Wasilla’s Ally Hull, who was named National Collegiate Hockey Association Offensive Player of the Week for the first time in her career. The Concordia University Wisconsin senior hockey player twice found the back of the net in a 3-0 win over Marian on home ice…. Read more »

Hockey standout Walker named Alaska Athlete of the Week

February 1, 2021

Anchorage’s Nolan Walker is the Alaska Sports Hall of Fame Alaska Athlete of the Week after ripping off four goals on four shots to highlight an 8-2 win over Miami of Ohio in the National Collegiate Hockey Conference. The St. Cloud State junior forward is the most accurate sniper in college hockey, leading all D1 skaters with… Read more »

RIT hockey has won 16 of 20 games when Moretz records a point

January 31, 2021

Just call Caleb Moretz of Fairbanks the X factor for the Rochester Institute of Technology hockey team. As he goes, so go the Tigers. RIT improved to 16-4 since 2019 when the forward records a point after he racked up a goal and assist in a 3-2 win over Canisius in Atlantic Hockey Association action… Read more »

Haider assists on game winner to extend points streak to three

January 30, 2021

Anchorage’s Daniel Haider set up the game-winning goal to help the Army Black Knights beat Sacred Heart 2-1 in NCAA D1 hockey. It was the third straight win for Army and the third straight game the Alaskan has registered a point, which is a personal record. Haider, of South High fame, now has 3-4-7 scoring… Read more »

Friday Flashback: Pearce dominated the net for Notre Dame

January 29, 2021

Anchorage’s Jordan Pearce was a catalyst for Notre Dame hockey’s success in the late 2000s and a big reason why the Irish advanced to the 2008 NCAA championship game. That year as a junior he won CCHA Goaltender of the Year honors and outdueled two Hobey Baker candidates in the playoffs before knocking off No…. Read more »

Walker nets 4 Gs on 4 shots, leads NCAA in scoring percentage

January 24, 2021

Anchorage’s Nolan Walker is the most accurate sniper in college hockey. The St. Cloud State junior forward leads all D1 skaters with a 38.9 scoring percentage after ripping off four goals on four shots to highlight an 8-2 win over Miami of Ohio in the National Collegiate Hockey Conference. Walker has now scored seven goals… Read more »