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Reigning champion CBC ready to begin Mid-States Club Hockey Association postseason play

It’s the time of year that players and coaches wait for since practice began last October — playoff hockey. Postseason play in the Mid-States Club Hockey Association begins with first-round play Thursday. CBC, 23-2, is the top seed in the Challenge Cup. The Cadets face No. 12 Duchesne at 9:30 p.m. Friday (Jan. 30) at St. Peters Rec-Plex South. CBC is the reigning champion and has 13 champions in all. Coach John Jost has won nine leading the Cadets. He’s ready to go. “Yes, I’m very happy,” Jost said about getting ready for the playoffs. It has been a long ...

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Team USA’s Jincy Dunne grabs gold with exceptional overtime goal

Scoring the game-winning goal in overtime to help Team USA win the world hockey championship provided a perk that thrilled Jincy Dunne and her fellow students at The Fulton School at St. Albans. Dunne, 17, played a big role in helping the United States score a 3-2 victory against Canada in the gold-medal game of the IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship in Buffalo, New York. Her power-play shot lifted the United States to the win after also scoring her team’s first goal. Named the U.S. Player of the Game in the gold medal game, Dunne, who was team captain, also ...

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CBC, Vianney, Francis Howell are top seeds in postseason Mid-States Club Hockey Association tournaments

Defending Challenge Cup champion CBC is the No. 1 seed for this year’s Mid-States Club Hockey Association’s top postseason tournament. The Cadets went a spotless 12-0 to win the Metro Division. In Mid-States play, CBC went a perfect 21-0. Overall, the Cadets are 23-2 with the two loses coming in a Chicago tournament over the winter break. Overall, CBC has won a record 13 Mid-States championships. The top seed in the Wickenheiser Cup went to Vianney, who finished with a 6-13-1 overall record. The Golden Griffons won the Tier II tournament in 1996. When there was only one postseason tourney ...

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Undermanned Parkway South comes up short against Kirkwood

    Playing without seven players down due to injury and with its top two lines missing, the Parkway South Patriots seemed heavily overmatched against the talented Kirkwood Pioneers at the start of their Mid-States hockey clash. Starting out with a thin bench, a lot of heart, and strong goaltending from super keeper Kyle McClellan, the Patriots raced to a 2-1 after two periods.  Still, the Pioneers found their mojo in the third period. Kirkwood, thanks to big third period plays from Kole Mudra,  Jake Siegel, and Adam Tackess, exploded for four third period goals and held on for a ...

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Westminster Christian Academy, De Smet eager to play in Mid-States hockey Winter Classic

Westminster Christian Academy and De Smet get a chance to show they can play hockey outdoors as well as they do indoors. The team are part of the 2015 edition of the Mid-States Club Hockey Association’s Winter Classic. The annual outdoor lineup of hockey games will be played at Clayton’s Shaw Park. The Classic is scheduled for Saturday (Jan. 24). Admission for the day will be $5. Also, Ten Game Passes will be not be accepted. Here is the schedule for the day: * Noon: Clayton vs Northwest * 1:45 p.m.: Affton Squirts vs St. Peters Squirts * 2:30 p.m.: ...

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Annual Mid-States Club Hockey Association’s Winter Classic schedule of games

It’s time for high school hockey to be played outdoors. The 2015 edition of the Mid-States Club Hockey Association’s Winter Classic  at Clayton’s Shaw Park is scheduled for Saturday (Jan. 24).  Admission for the day will be $5. Also,  Ten Game Passes will be not be accepted. Here is the schedule for the day: Noon: Clayton vs Northwest 1:45 p.m.: Affton Squirts vs St. Peters Squirts 2:30 p.m.: Westminster Christian Academy vs Lutheran South 4:15 p.m.: Chaminade JV vs Vianney JV 5:30 p.m.:  St. Louis University High vs De Smet 7:15 p.m. Meramec PeeWee A2-1 vs Meramec PeeWee A2-2 8 p.m.: Francis Howell Central vs ...

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A Dunne-deal as O’Fallon standout leads Team USA to U18 women’s hockey championship

O’Fallon’s Jincy Dunne’s power-play goal 51 seconds into overtime Monday (Jan. 12) lifted the United States to a 3-2 victory against Canada in the gold-medal game of the IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship in Buffalo, N.Y. Team USA and Canada have played in every gold-medal game since the U18 Women’s World Championship started in 2008. Each team now has won four gold medals. Canada had won the past three championship games. It was Dunne’s first time winning the gold. It was her third time putting on the USA jersey for the IIHF Women’s U18 World Championship. The senior at The ...

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Determined Marquette pushes past Lafayette for Silver Skate trophy

      It has been a season of challenge and change in recent weeks for the Marquette Mustangs hockey team as the club recently changed coaches and has struggled to gain momentum. Friday night at Hardees Ice Plex in Chesterfield, Marquette finally got a visible sign that things may be trending their way. Thanks to clutch third-period goals from Garrett Zombo and Adam Mohrmann propelled the Mustangs to a 3-2 victory over archrival Lafayette as Marquette claimed the Silver Skate Trophy for the first time in three seasons. ‘I’ts been a rough time against them (Lafayette) the last three ...

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