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Chesterfield’s Logan Brown traded to Kitchener Rangers

Brown, a 6-foot-6 forward, is the son of former St. Louis Blues defenseman Jeff Brown. He was born in Raleigh, North Carolina, but grew up in Chesterfield and went to Westminster Christian Academy. In the 2016 NHL Entry Draft, he was selected 11th overall by the Ottawa Senators.

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Frederic scores four goals, helps Team USA capture bronze in World Junior Championship

Trent Frederic, of St. Louis, helped make sure Team USA did not go home empty handed in 2018 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship. Frederic, who is a sohomore at the University of Wisconsin, netted four goals and Kieffer Bellows added two goals and an assist as the U.S. National Junior Team topped the Czech Republic 9-3 to win the bronze medal at KeyBank Center in Buffalo, N.Y.. With the bronze, the U.S. National Junior Team (4-1-0-2/W-OTW-OTL-L) has claimed a medal in three-straight World Junior Championships for the first time in U.S. history after earning gold in 2017 and ...

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Lefton, Maiocco spur first period explosion as MICDS skaters dispatch Webster Groves

Jacob Lefton and Tommaso Maiocco gave the Mary Institute/Country Day School hockey team just the jolt they needed to start strong and finish strong. Lefton scored a pair of first period goals and Maiocco added a goal as the Rams exploded for four first period tallies on the way to a 5-1 Mid-States Club Hockey Association win over Webster Groves Tuesday night at Queeny Ice Rink. “Jacob Lefton and Tommaso Maiocco are some of our top goal scorers on the team,” MICDS coach John Mattingly. “When they get control early, we play well.” Lefton, a junior defenseman, got the Rams ...

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Team USA falls to Sweden, will play Czech Republic for third place in World Junior Championship

There will be no gold medal this year for the U.S. National Junior Team. Brady Tkachuk, of St. Louis and who plays for Boston University, scored a goal but the U.S. team fell 4-2 to Swedenon Thursday night in its semifinal game of the 2018 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship at the KeyBank Center in Buffalo, N.Y. Team USA (3-1-0-2/W-OTW-OTL-L) will play in the bronze medal game at 3 p.m. Friday (Jan. 5) against the Czech Republic. Canada defeated over the Czech Republic 7-2 to head into the title game for the third time in four years and ...

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Team USA set to meet Sweden in semifinal; Woll makes 27 saves in win over Russia

Brady Tkachuk in this year’s IIHF World Junior Championship is following in his family’s footsteps as far as point getters go, sitting second on Team USA with six points, including two goals. Two years ago, his brother Matthew, now with the Calgary Flames, tied for the U.S. team-lead with 11 points (4-7) in seven games while their father, Keith, followed a nine-point performance (6-3) in 1991 with a seven-point effort (3-4) in 1992. Both Matthew and Keith have earned WJC bronze medals. Tkachuk, who plays at Boston University, has been a key part of the U.S. team in the championship ...

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Frederic, Tkachuk, Woll help lead U.S. team by Finland in World Junior Championship

St. Louis athletes figured prominently in sparking the U.S. National Junior Team to a 5-4 victory over Finland in the World Junior Championship in Buffalo, N.Y. Trent Frederick scored a goal and Brady Tkachuk added three assists, including on the game-winning goal, for the U.S. team. Joseph Woll stopped 20 shots in goal for the U.S. Captain Joey Anderson scored twice and Adam Fox scored the game winner with 1:37 remaining to win the final preliminary round game. Team USA (2-1-0-1/W-OTW-OTL-L) finishes Group A play in second place and will play Russia, the third seed from Group B, in the ...

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Local players Tkachuk, Frederic, Woll, Brown playing well for Team USA in World Junior Championship

St. Louis is playing a big role in the 2018 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship with four players on the U.S. team. Team USA ( (2-0-0-1/W-OTW-OTL-L) meets Finland in its final preliminary round game at 4 p.m. Sunday (Dec. 31) at the KeyBank Center in Buffalo, N.Y. The contest will be broadcast on NHL Network. The U.S. squad overcame a two-goal deficit to defeat Canada 4-3 on Friday (Dec. 29) in its third preliminary round game. Brady Tkachuk, of St. Louis, who plays for Boston University, and Kieffer Bellows, who is with the Portland Winterhawks, scored in the ...

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Tkachuk scores shootout goal to help United States top Canada in world juniors championship

West County’s Brady Tkachuk and his Americans teammates enjoy the snow and ice. Tkachuk and Kieffer Bellows found plenty enough traction on a snow-covered rink to score shootout goals and cap the United States’ 4-3 victory over Canada on Friday in international hockey’s first outdoor game. Much like they did the similar two times against Canada at the world junior hockey championship, the defending gold-medal-winning Americans overcame a two-goal deficit by scoring twice in a span of 34 seconds in the third period. “It just made it better with the snow coming down and the fans’ excitement. You could definitely ...

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