Team To Help Clean Up Northwood

The Sioux men’s and women’s hockey teams will help clean up in Northwood on Saturday, about a week after a tornado devastated the town. If you want to help in any way, there are suggestions in this story here. Also, there will be more info in Friday’s paper on Page 3A.

Hextall Gets Clearance

The big reason Brett Hextall decided not to come to UND this fall was because of the shoulder injury he suffered in the playoffs. He had an operation on the shoulder this summer and wanted to play another season with Penticton of the BCHL before coming to college. Some good news for Hextall: He has…
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More Team Tidbits

Yesterday, we discussed all of the Minneapolis metro players that have been choosing UND lately. Here is a stat that might be interesting to you, though. This season’s UND squad will have more North Dakota-born players (four) than Minnesota-born players (three). The North Dakotans are Robbie Bina, Jake Marto, Phil Lamoureux and Aaron Walski. The Minnesotans are…
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Double Ts

Since 2000, UND has been able to pull a player out of the Minneapolis metro area every once in a while. There was Brandon Bochenski in 2001, Matt Smaby in 2003 and Joe Finley in 2005. Now, they’ve landed four since March. The newest addition to the Twin Cities Connection is Holy Angels forward Danny Mattson. To read more…
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Sioux Land Danny Mattson

Academy of Holy Angels forward Danny Mattson has committed to UND for 2009 or 2010, his coach said today. Mattson scored 19 goals and added 49 assists for 68 points in 28 games as a sophomore last season and led the 26-1-1 Stars in scoring. He was recently on the U.S. Under-18 team that participated in…
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