National Championship Provides A Welcome Reprieve For Fargo (N.D.) Bantams
For the Red River Valley Hawks, a trip to Plano, Texas was more than just a chance to compete for a USA Hockey National Championship title. It was a nice getaway from the harsh realities facing them...
Tuesday, June 2, 2009 - 08:35
Volcano Can’t Keep Alaska Team From Reaching For The Stars
The Alaska All-Stars made it to the semifinals of the Tier I 16 & Under tournament, once they were able to leave Anchorage.
The Alaska All Stars 16 & Under team sat at the Ted Stevens...
Monday, June 1, 2009 - 16:53
Team Wisconsin Coach Has Experience To Back Up His Whistle
Wisconsin coach Gary Shuchuk.
Gary Shuchuk earned the respect of most players on Team Wisconsin’s 16 & Under team before he blew his first whistle in practice.
Shuchuk wrapped up an all-...
Monday, June 1, 2009 - 16:44
N.C. Tournament Organizers Pull Out All The Stops To Give Peewees The Ride Of A Lifetime
Members of the Chicago Blues arrive at the Xtreme Ice for their first game.
A white Hummer H2 stretch limousine pulled into the driveway and eased to a stop in front of the Extreme Ice Center. One by...
Monday, June 1, 2009 - 16:06
It’s been an annual rite of spring for close to 50 years, a time-honored tradition where the top teams from across the country come together to compete for national bragging rights.
Monday, June 1, 2009 - 08:09
U.S. Women Stake Claim To Second Straight Gold Medal At World Championship
Team USA may have lost the battle along the way, but when it counted most it won the war.
The Americans did so in quick and impressive fashion, beating Canada, 4-1, in the gold-medal game to capture...
Monday, June 1, 2009 - 07:37
Hockey Takes Center Stage In Central Park During Hockey Weekend Across America
Sitting on a folding metal chair in the cramped corner of a makeshift dressing room, Scott Gomez peels off his Broadway blue hockey jersey and unlaces his skates. It is a far cry from the creature...
Friday, May 29, 2009 - 18:09
Growth Of The Game Is Sailing Along In Rhode Island Town
The tallest spot on Aquidneck Island, known as “The Hilltop,” offers breathtaking views of Newport Harbor and off in the distance the Atlantic Ocean.
Even in the heart of winter, the...
Friday, May 29, 2009 - 17:46
Minnesota Prep Star Moves From NHL Trivia Question To Find True Calling On Life’s Journey
For baby boomers growing up in the early 1960s, the name Jay North was associated with the actor who played the lead role in the television series “Dennis the Menace.”
Friday, May 29, 2009 - 16:40
Revolutionary Program Aims To Change The Hockey Culture While Developing More Athletic, Skilled And Passionate Players
When Ken Martel makes the presentation for the new American Development Model program, he kicks it off with a video clip of John F. Kennedy’s 1962 pledge to put a man on the moon by the end of...
Friday, May 29, 2009 - 16:37