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Six Former Rockets Capture Canada West Title with UBC

WHL Kelowna Rockets March 4, 2024 - For the first time since 1971, the UBC Thunderbirds are Canada West champions, including former Rockets Liam Kindree, Jake Kryski, Jake Lee, Conner McDonald, Jonathan Smart and Cole Schwebius. After falling behind 1-0 early, the Thunderbirds surged for four straight goals en route to a 5-3 win over the University of Calgary Dinos in Game 3 of the conference championship. "You dream of moments like this as a kid," UBC Captain and former Red Deer Rebels alternate captain Chris Douglas told UBC Communications. "You want t... Full Story

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NAHL Announces Bauer Hockey Stars of the Week

NAHL March 4, 2024 - DALLAS, TEXAS - The North American Hockey League (NAHL) today announced the Divisional Stars of the Week presented by Bauer Hockey for the week ending March 3, 2024. The Divisional Stars of the Week is a weekly feature during the 2023-24 season that honors the top performing players in each of the four NAHL divisions. Only players that are nominated by their respective teams are considered for the Divisional Players of the Week award. Central Division Star of the Week: Kyle Doll, Forward, Bismarck Bobcats Bismarck forw... Full Story

Berzins Named USHL Goaltender of the Week

USHL Madison Capitols March 4, 2024 - Patriks Berzins has been named the USHL Goaltender of the Week thanks to his performance against the USNTDP U18s on Saturday night. This marks the second straight weekend that a Capitols player has been named a Player of the Week for the USHL. Berzins went 1-0-0-0 on the weekend defeating the USNTDP U18s in goal on Saturday night. He stopped all 21 shots on goal that came his way from the U18s to earn the first shutout by a Capitols player since April 16, 2022, when Simon Latkoczy shut out Cedar Rapids. The Latvian net... Full Story

Hage Earns USHL Forward of the Week Honors

USHL Chicago Steel March 4, 2024 - GENEVA, ILLINOIS - Chicago Steel forward Michael Hage has been named USHL Forward of the Week, the league announced Monday. Hage potted three assists in Chicago's 5-4 overtime win over the Green Bay Gamblers on March 1, marking his third game this season with three or more assists. Hage added a goal on March 2 against the Omaha Lancers and finished the weekend with a goal and two assists in a 6-1 victory against Omaha on March 3. In total, Hage had two goals and five assists (7 pts) this past weekend. Hage's 55 poin... Full Story

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UBC Thunderbirds goaltender Cole Schwebius
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