Posts Tagged: Hockey

Hockey standout Walker named Alaska Athlete of the Week

April 5, 2021

Hockey player Nolan Walker was named Alaska Athlete of the Week after a stellar performance at the NCAA Division I Tournament. The Anchorage skater scored four points in two games at the Northeast Regional to help St. Cloud State advance to the Frozen Four for only the second time in school history. Walker, a junior… Read more »

Walker scores as St. Cloud State beats BC to reach Frozen Four

March 30, 2021

Anchorage’s Nolan Walker continues to rise to the occasion at the NCAA Tournament, scoring a goal for his fourth point in two games as St. Cloud State beat No. 2-ranked Boston College 4-1 in the Northeast Regional final in Albany, New York. With the win, St. Cloud advanced to the Frozen Four for the first… Read more »

Walker has three assists for St. Cloud State in 6-2 win at NCAAs

March 27, 2021

Anchorage’s Nolan Walker set up the go-ahead goal late in the second period on his way to a three-point game for St. Cloud State in a 6-2 win over Boston University in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Walker started at center and racked up a playmaker with three primary assists to help St…. Read more »

Saville, Walker lead Alaska hockey players headed to NCAAs

March 25, 2021

Two of the most prominent college hockey players from Alaska are on a collision course to face off in the Frozen Four. A lot of things need to take place for that to happen, but stranger things have transpired at the NCAA Tournament. Anchorage’s Isaiah Saville of the University of Nebraska Omaha and Anchorage’s Nolan… Read more »

Hull and Matson both named to NCHA All-Conference Team

March 24, 2021

Ally Hull and Olivia Matson are both out of Wasilla High and now both are members of the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association Women’s All-Conference Team. Hull is a senior forward at Concordia University Wisconsin and Matson is a senior forward for Aurora University. They were among the six forwards named to the all-conference team for… Read more »

Tolan racks up four-point weekend to key Elmira series sweep

March 20, 2021

Anchorage’s Tristen Tolan is wrapping up her college hockey career in style. The senior forward has bagged a career-high goal total while stuffing the stat sheet with a career-best points-per-game average for Elmira University. In one of her final weekends on the ice, Tolan racked up three goals and an assist in a two-game series… Read more »

In need of a goalie for Tuesday, Bruins could call on Swayman

March 16, 2021

Winning his first seven starts in the minor leagues has Jeremy Swayman of Anchorage in the mix to make his NHL debut tomorrow night. The Boston Bruins need a goalie for Tuesday’s game against the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second game of a back-to-back road series and signaled that the 22-year-old goalie could get called… Read more »

Haider part of historic three-OT thriller for Army Black Knights

March 15, 2021

Anchorage’s Daniel Haider and the Army Black Knights made history in more ways than one in their 4-3 win over Sacred Heart in Game 2 of the Atlantic Hockey playoff series. Army prevailed in three overtimes – the longest game in the 100-year history of West Point hockey. The victory extended the team’s 13-game (12-0-1)… Read more »

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 »