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Alexandria Blizzard hockey
October 11, 2017
Blizzard hockey: Alex home opener set for this weekend
The Alexandria Blizzard is set to host its home opener this Saturday night at the Runestone Community Center with the local NA3HL team coming off a couple of road losses last weekend. The Blizzard (2-4) fell 3-1 at Breezy Point on Saturday after dropping a 5-2 game at New Ulm on Friday....
October 11, 2017 - 1:03pm
October 2, 2017
Blizzard hockey: Johnson gets game winner in OT at New Ulm
The Alexandria Blizzard got its second win of the season on Saturday night and it came in an overtime battle at New Ulm. The two West Division...
October 2, 2017 - 3:13pm
September 19, 2017
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria opens season with a weekend split
The Alexandria Blizzard kicked off the 2017-18 NA3HL season this past weekend as the local team went 1-1 on the road. The Blizzard beat Breezy Point 5-3 in the season opener last Friday before losing 3-1 to Granite City on Saturday. The perennially-tough Lumberjacks got the early...
September 19, 2017 - 11:27am
NA3HL: Blizzard falls in game three, Steel advances to West championship
After each team picked up home wins by scores of 3-2, the New Ulm Steel got the better of the Alexandria Blizzard in game three at the Runestone...
March 19, 2017 - 11:35pm
Blizzard hockey: Steel force game three back in Alexandria on Sunday
There will be a game three back in Alexandria in the West Division NA3HL playoffs on Sunday night. Alexandria and New Ulm are tied 1-1 after the Steel kept its season alive on Saturday night with a 3-2 win. The Blizzard won by that same score at home on Friday night.
March 19, 2017 - 9:15am
March 17, 2017
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria grabs series lead with big third period
The Alexandria Blizzard opened the West Division playoffs with home ice on Friday night and got the job done to take a 1-0 lead over New Ulm...
March 17, 2017 - 10:51pm
February 26, 2017
Blizzard hockey: Alex sweeps, cushions lead for second in West
The Alexandria Blizzard wrapped up a weekend sweep of Breezy Point on Saturday by beating the North Stars 5-2 after taking a 6-3 game on Friday. The two teams are battling for second place in the West Division, and Alexandria (28-12-0-2) is now seven points up on both Breezy Point...
February 26, 2017 - 1:30pm
February 12, 2017
Blizzard hockey: Giller's late goal does the trick against first-place Lumberjacks
More than 50 shots had been fired on net at the Runestone Community Center on Sunday afternoon with nothing to show for it until Tommy Giller...
February 12, 2017 - 8:47pm
February 5, 2017
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria knocks off Willmar for 24th win
The Alexandria Blizzard are all alone in second place in the West Division with the help of another win on Saturday night. Alexandria is now four points up on third-place Breezy Point with 48 points. The Blizzard added two points against Willmar on Saturday after a 3-1 win at the...
February 5, 2017 - 10:19am
January 28, 2017
Blizzard hockey: Alex dominates Breezy Point
The Alexandria Blizzard dominated its only game of the weekend on Friday night, and it came against a team right behind it in the West Division standings. Breezy Point came to town with a 21-13-2 record but left with a 7-0 shutout as the Blizzard (23-11) moved two points up on the...
January 28, 2017 - 12:26pm
January 21, 2017
Blizzard hockey: New Ulm rolls over Alex at the RCC
The Alexandria Blizzard had a four-game winning streak snapped by New Ulm on Friday night as the Steel came to the Runestone Community Center and won 6-2. The Steel scored three goals in the first period and led 3-0 before the Blizzard's Brenden Payne stopped the bleeding at 17:05...
January 21, 2017 - 11:18am
January 8, 2017
Blizzard hockey: Alex sweeps Willmar with 4-0 win on Saturday
The Alexandria Blizzard had a little easier time on Saturday night by beating Willmar 4-0 and sweeping the weekend series between the two teams. The Blizzard won a 3-2 game Friday and coasted on Saturday with a 54-20 shot advantage. Riley Meyer had two of the goals as he scored midway...
January 8, 2017 - 11:00am
January 1, 2017
Blizzard hockey: Willmar beats Alex despite being outshot 53-20
The Alexandria Blizzard couldn’t capitalize on opportunities on Saturday night after outshooting the Willmar Warhawks 53-20 but still falling 4-2 at the Runestone Community Center. Willmar (13-10-1) led 4-1 after Jordan Cooper’s third-period goal at 12:12. Logan Norman got that...
January 1, 2017 - 7:49am
December 31, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Lumberjacks score late to upend Alexandria
The Alexandria Blizzard jumped back into its schedule on Friday night by hosting division rival Granite City in a game that saw the Lumberjacks score three in the third for a 6-4 win. Will Mix scored the go-ahead goal at 17:43 of the third to make it 5-4 Granite City. Keenan Lund...
December 31, 2016 - 8:06am
December 18, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria splits first two at NA3HL Showcase
The Alexandria Blizzard split its first two games of the NA3HL Showcase at the Schwan Super Rink in Blaine this weekend, losing 4-1 to the Atlanta Capitals on Saturday and beating the Toledo Cherokee 5-0 on Friday. The Blizzard outshot Atlanta 37-21 on Saturday but couldn’t capitalize...
December 18, 2016 - 10:10am