Posts Tagged: Hockey

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 »

Multi-sport star Brantley III bound for Dickinson State

April 30, 2020

Soldotna High multi-sport star Galen Brantley III is off to Dickinson State University in North Dakota this fall.  He received athletic and academic scholarships to compete in both football and track while Majoring in Pre-Med.  Galen had a decorated athletic career for the Stars.  In football he was  a three-time all-state football player who was… Read more »

Swayman wins Richter Award, named First Team All-American

April 12, 2020

Anchorage’s Jeremy Swayman didn’t win the Hobey Baker Award, but he didn’t come away empty handed either. The University of Maine goaltender was one of just three finalists for college hockey’s most prestigious award, which was won by Minnesota Duluth defenseman Scott Perunovich. Swayman, of South High fame, did receive the Mike Richter Award as… Read more »

Hausinger hauls in another honor with All-USCHO honors

March 26, 2020

Anchorage’s Christian Hausinger reeled in another awesome accolade, earning First Team All-USCHO D3 honors. The University of Wisconsin-River Falls junior was one of two defensemen named to the first team. Earlier this month he was named WIAC Player of the Year. Hausinger, of Dimond High fame, bagged 10 goals and 26 assists for 36 points… Read more »

Swayman first Alaskan since 2001 to win Walter Brown Award

March 17, 2020

Anchorage’s Jeremy Swayman all season was considered to be one of college hockey’s top goalies, but then he separated himself from the rest of the pack over the final three weeks of the season. The University of Maine junior netminder led the NCAA with 1,099 saves and finished with three shutouts in his last five… Read more »

Swayman furnishes 48-save shutout for career-high 18th win

March 7, 2020

Anchorage’s Jeremy Swayman was already one of college hockey’s top goalies, but over the last three weeks he has played like the No. 1 guy. The University of Maine netminder has posted three shutouts in his last five starts, including a 48-save gem to blank Providence 3-0 in the regular-season finale in Hockey East. Swayman… Read more »

Hausinger named WIAC Player of the Year; Cahill honored too

March 6, 2020

Christian Hausinger of Anchorage set up others on the University of Wisconsin-River Falls hockey team all season, so it was fitting that the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference made the top individual award all about him. Hausinger was named player of the year and headlined the all-conference team after leading the the NCAA D3 league in… Read more »

RIT hockey has its mojo working when Moretz is on the ice

March 2, 2020

There’s no doubt the Rochester Institute of Technology hockey team has its mojo working when Caleb Moretz of Fairbanks is on the ice. The Tigers are 14-4-1 when Moretz records a point. And 5-9-3 when he doesn’t. Moretz looks to keep things rolling for RIT in the upcoming Atlantic East Tournament, his first taste of… Read more »

Millar to Hull connection accounts for two goals, Concordia win

February 29, 2020

An Anchorage-to-Wasilla connection helped the Concordia University-Wisconsin women’s hockey team take flight for a 3-2 win over Lake Forest in Illinois. Anchorage’s Maddy Millar earned assists on both goals scored by Wasilla’s Ally Hull as Concordia upset the No. 2 seed Foresters in Game 1 of the quarterfinal series in the Slaats Cup. Millar earned… Read more »

Hall extends points streak to five games for No. 1 Norwich

February 22, 2020

Jordan Hall of Anchorage extended his points streak to five games after scoring early in the first period for Norwich University in a 9-0 win over Castleton in NCAA D3 men’s hockey. The senior forward lit the lamp for his 10th goal of the season four minutes into the game, opening the flood gates for… Read more »