Team in shock after season quickly ends in first round

The hockey team’s season came to an abrupt end against Northern on Feb. 15. The team went in to the playoffs with some momentum after rattling off win after win before a close loss to Churchill in their last regular season game. After a week off between the regular season and playoffs, the team resumed against Northern in the first round of the playoffs. The … Continue reading Team in shock after season quickly ends in first round

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Lechler stars on playoff-bound Patriots

After his game routine of taking a nap, taping his stick, and sharpening his skates, senior Zach Lechner leads the locker room in getting focused for a game. Consistently, Lechner has been the bridge between the coaches and the players and is the one who makes the school’s hockey club successful.   The ice hockey team has all four grades represented on its roster. With … Continue reading ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Lechler stars on playoff-bound Patriots

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Hockey scores playoff berth

The hockey team has clinched the 10 seed out of 16 in the upcoming state playoffs. While they ended up finishing second in the division, they are the 10 seed in the playoffs due to a random selection. On the playoff system, “It’s a little bit funky,” but “ultimately the four best teams will end up in the semifinals and the two best in the … Continue reading ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Hockey scores playoff berth