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Alexandria Blizzard hockey
October 22, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alex routs Rochester 8-0
The Alexandria Blizzard ran all over the Rochester Ice Hawks on Friday night to up its record to 5-4 on the young season. The Blizzard scored three goals in the first and four more in the second to blow the game wide open. Riley Meyer, Brenden Payne and Steve Gustafson all scored...
October 22, 2016 - 7:19am
October 15, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria blanks Lumberjacks in front of Saturday's home opener
The Alexandria Blizzard dominated Granite City on the road on Friday night in front of the home opener for the Blizzard that is set for Saturday at 7:10 p.m. Alexandria (3-3) scored 4:06 into the first period when Connor Busse connected off assists from Brenden Payne and Caleb Anderson....
October 15, 2016 - 7:04am
October 4, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alex falls in first game against Granite City
The Alexandria Blizzard dropped its first game against division foe Granite City this past Saturday on the road. A second-period goal for the Lumberjacks' Ryan Smith was the difference in a 2-1 game. Smith scored at 10:27 in the middle frame to erase what had been an early 1-0 deficit...
October 4, 2016 - 9:05am
September 25, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alex splits at La Crosse
The Alexandria Blizzard hockey team split its two games at La Crosse this past weekend after a 5-3 loss at New Ulm Friday. Alexandria (2-2) defeated the Freeze (3-1) 4-2 Sunday with a pair of goals in the second and third periods. Emil Lindfors and Derek Dropik put home back...
September 25, 2016 - 10:34am
September 24, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alex falls at New Ulm
The Alexandria Blizzard lost a 5-3 game at the New Ulm Steel on Friday night after a late rally fell short. The Steel scored two goals in the first period and three more in the second to go up 4-1 at one point and 5-2 after two frames. Alexandria’s Riley Meyer got one back in the...
September 24, 2016 - 10:02am
September 12, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alex takes season opener at Breezy
The Alexandria Blizzard opened up its season with a road win at Breezy Point on Saturday as the Blizzard held on for a 5-4 win. Alexandria led 3-1 after two periods behind Alec Seeger, Mack Strong and Dawson Ellingworth goals. It was 5-1 less than four minutes into the third as David...
September 12, 2016 - 3:34pm
Blizzard camp heats up with roster spots on the line
Summer in the Lakes Area is typically a time of relaxation, unwinding from the grind of the winter months. For a handful of athletes earlier...
August 12, 2016 - 12:00am
March 30, 2016
Strong second-half highlights Blizzard season
It wasn't the playoff outcome that the Alexandria Blizzard wanted, but head coach Jeff Crouse ended the season pleased with the way his team...
March 30, 2016 - 12:00am
March 19, 2016
Blizzard force another game three behind LaCombe, Gustafson
The Alexandria Blizzard will get a decisive game three against Granite City for a third straight year. The Blizzard kept its season alive on...
March 19, 2016 - 11:42pm
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria's season on the line after game-one loss
The Alexandria Blizzard will play to keep its season alive tonight when Granite City comes to the Runestone Community Center at 7:10 p.m. The Lumberjacks won game one of the three-game West Division playoff series last night 3-1 behind a big night from goaltender Mac Berglove. The...
March 19, 2016 - 9:27am
March 18, 2016
Playoff rerun: Blizzard hope for a different ending to a fourth straight playoff matchup with Granite
Alexandria Blizzard players couldn't be faulted if they have revenge on their mind when they drop the puck in the NA3HL West Division playoffs...
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
March 6, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria held in check in loss to Breezy Point
The Alexandria Blizzard hockey team suffered a weekend sweep after losing 2-1 at Breezy Point on Saturday. Josh Laven scored a power play goal in the first period for the North Stars, and Austin Langworthy added another power play score at 18:17 in the second. That 2-0 lead held up...
March 6, 2016 - 9:53am
March 5, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Twin City shuts out Alexandria
The Alexandria Blizzard hockey team dropped a 2-0 game to Twin City on Friday night to fall below .500 at 19-20-4. The Steel (28-12-4) is in second place in the West Division. Twin City used a first-period goal at 18:38 from Nicholas Campbell to take an early lead that held up all...
March 5, 2016 - 8:58am
March 4, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Fine tuning with the playoffs looming
The Alexandria Blizzard has been searching for consistency for much of the season and the team thought it might have found it by winning 10 of...
March 4, 2016 - 12:00am
February 28, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria splits weekend series with Granite City
The Alexandria Blizzard salvaged a split with Granite City this weekend after winning a 5-4 overtime game on Saturday. The Lumberjacks jumped on Alexandria in the third period in an 8-4 win on Friday night. Tyler Frischmon scored the game winner on Saturday just 58 seconds into the...
February 28, 2016 - 11:50am