Cobras owners retire from hockey – NBC Montana

Cobras owners retire from hockey – NBC Montana

BUTTE, Mont. – The Butte Cobras are now under new management, just two days after finishing a historic postseason run. Team owner and president Michael Burks, along with his wife and co-owner, Kiomi Burks, are retiring from junior hockey. They were involved in a plane crash near Stevensville on Feb. 23 and walked away with […]

Mansfield's Harrington mulls hockey career after helping Beauts to NWHL title – The Sun Chronicle

Mansfield's Harrington mulls hockey career after helping Beauts to NWHL title – The Sun Chronicle

MANSFIELD – Paige Harrington has been in a firestorm. Not only has she provided emotional support for a transgender Buffalo Beauts teammate, she then threw her body around for physical support on defense in helping the Beauts win the National Women’s Hockey League championship. Over the past week, Harrington has helped support and champion the […]

Hockey recruit informed UND cutting program while on visit – ESPN

Hockey recruit informed UND cutting program while on visit – ESPN

A top recruit for the University of North Dakota’s women’s hockey team learned the school was axing the program during her recruiting visit. Lauren Hennessey flew from Massachusetts to North Dakota on Wednesday morning for a campus tour, only to be informed of the school’s decision — part of a schoolwide $1.3 million budget-trimming directive […]

Victory! USA Women's Hockey Team Just Won Their Strike – The Nation.

Victory! USA Women's Hockey Team Just Won Their Strike – The Nation.

US players celebrate a gold medal win at the Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship in Ottawa, April 9, 2013. (Reuters / Chris Wattie) “First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.” This quote, attributed to Mahatma Gandhi, can always sound like the hoariest of clichés until you actually […]