Posts Tagged ‘NA3HL’

Peoria Mustangs: NA3HL junior squad welcomes back Coach Steve Ortman

The Peoria Mustangs have a new head coach, and it’s someone who is familiar with the team. By Brian Lester Steve Ortman was named to the position July 12 and returns to the position he held during the 2013-14 season, when the Mustangs won the NA3HL Midwest Division championship. “The opportunity came up to hop…

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Nordiques name returns to Lewiston-Auburn in Maine with new NA3HL team

The Androscoggin Bank Colisée in Lewiston, Maine, will celebrate its 60th anniversary in 2018. Next year will also see half of the inaugural season of the new Lewiston-Auburn Nordiques. By Joshua Boyd The Nordiques’ nickname honors the history of one of the most notable tenants of the Colisée, the Maine Nordiques. That was the “farm”…

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NA3HL: Granite City Lumberjacks clear several hurdles en route to Silver Cup title

Championship teams typically overcome some adversity and challenges during a championship season. By Jim Smith The recently crowned NA3HL Silver Cup Champions, the Granite City Lumberjacks, understand that as well as any team. “We were just mentally tough,” said Granite City head coach Brad Willner. “We had a lot of adversity thrown at us. From…

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