Updates Across The Country

Here are a few random updates from the hockey world. First off, in the WCHA, Denver defenseman Keith Seabrook has left school in favor of Canadian major juniors. It’s been a rough stretch for the Pioneers in losing players. It started in January, when the Pioneers lost defenseman T.J. Fast to major juniors. Both Seabrook and Fast were…
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Help Out A Former Sioux Player

There will be a golf benefit and silent auction on Aug. 22 to benefit former Sioux forward Perry Nakonechny. Last year, Nakonechny was diagnosed with cancer of the left tonsil and lymph nodes in the neck. He quickly underwent surgery and Chemotherapy, radiation and experimental Erbitux treatment at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. It is…
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Looking For Suggestions

We just started planning coverage for next season and I’m looking for suggestions from you guys. What things do you like and dislike about the Herald’s hockey coverage? What would you like to see more of and what would you like to see less of? Do you want more news about recruits, current players, former…
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Q&A With Derrick LaPoint

After a standout high school career — one in which he was named the Wisconsin state player of the year — defenseman Derrick LaPoint moved to the USHL last season. Coming from Wisconsin, he was a bit of a mystery to many. How would he fare against tougher competition? LaPoint quickly answered all questions. He…
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Did You Know?

The season has been done for quite a while now. But if you are looking to make a quick buck and missed out on Tim Donaghy-reffed NBA games, here are a few odd trivia facts from last season’s team that you can help you win some bets with friends. Did you know that…. Joe Finley, considered…
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