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January 16th, 2020

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Tahoe Prep players finding success, on and off the ice, as 2020 calendar year begins

January 15th, 2020

With the new year here, we’re also moving into the thick of hockey season. And at Tahoe Prep Academy, this time of year often brings with it a turning point for the young hockey players and students living away from home in the mountains. First-year players start to feel at home, and players who are…

From the Trainer’s Room: Knowing when to return to the playing field after an injury

January 14th, 2020

Injuries occur in sports. Some require rest, some rehab, and sometimes treatment and modifications to activity are necessary in order to get the athlete back into competition. Every injury and every athlete is different, so there is no black-and-white answer to how fast or what is needed to return to play. When an injury occurs,…

Los Angeles native, Jr. Kings grad de Mey chosen WCHA Forward of the Week

January 13th, 2020

Northern Michigan sophomore Vincent de Mey has been selected the WCHA Forward of the Week. READ OUR LATEST ISSUE A Los Angeles native, de Mey spurred a four-goal third period for the Wildcats on Saturday night with his first career hat trick to give NMU the weekend sweep with a 6-3 victory over Alaska Anchorage….

Noris feted for service to San Diego roller community

January 13th, 2020

Joe Noris is fondly remembered as one of San Diego professional hockey’s shining stars during the 1970s but it’s been his 30 years of involvement in roller hockey as a manager, owner, manufacturer, player and coach that has left a legacy in the region. It was a sad day when Noris, 68, announced the closure…

Rancho Palos Verdes native Park helping NCDC’s Cyclones to season-long success

January 10th, 2020

It’s a bit unusual when a first-place team, undefeated in regulation, has put a target on your team’s back. However, that was the situation going into a Dec. 7 game when the Northern Cyclones took on the 21-0-1-1 Jersey Hitmen in the resumption of NCDC league play. Why would the Hitmen be so keen to…

San Diego Ice Arena placing heavy focus on supporting military members, families

January 9th, 2020

If you have ever seen the movie “Top Gun,” or you’re looking forward to the sequel coming in 2020, you know that San Diego is a military town. With bases representing nearly all branches of the United States Armed Forces spread out throughout San Diego County, it is one of the area’s biggest industries and…

Westlake Village native, Titans grad Courtnall earning respect at WMU

January 8th, 2020

His roles may have changed over the years, but several things remain constant with Lawton Courtnall – his attitude, his acceleration and his consistency. So it’s no accident that the former California Titans forward again is playing a vital part for a ranked Western Michigan hockey team. READ OUR LATEST ISSUE “He just comes to…

La Jolla native, Jr. Gulls, Lady Ducks, Wave grad Smigliani selected ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Month

January 8th, 2020

Colgate freshman forward and La Jolla native Sammy Smigliani has been ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Month for December. Smigliani paced the league’s rookies in scoring during the month, recording four points in just two games. READ OUR LATEST ISSUE She notched the lone Colgate goal on Dec. 6 against Quinnipiac before scoring twice more…

Santa Monica native, Titans, Jr. Gulls, Jr. Ducks grad Salem tabbed NAHL Defenseman of the Month

January 7th, 2020

Topeka Pilots defenseman Luc Salem had a big month of December, helping his team to a 6-1-1 record during the month on the way to being named the NAHL Defenseman of the Month. The Santa Monica native and California Titans (NAPHL) grad recorded nine points in eight games during the month on three goals and…