Posts Tagged ‘Western States Hockey League’

Cheyenne Stampede: Ballard excited about new coaching opportunity

By Brian Lester Eric Ballard is no stranger to the Western States Hockey League. The new head coach of the Cheyenne Stampede spent four seasons in Fresno, including one season as the head coach and general manager of the Monsters. Ballard is also familiar with the city of Cheyenne, as he lives just an hour…

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Western States Hockey League: El Paso Rhinos win Thorne Cup championship

By Brian Lester El Paso ended the reign of dominance by Idaho in the Western States Hockey League this past weekend, capping a tremendous run in the Thorne Cup playoffs with a 7-2 win over the Steelheads, the three-time defending champions. The Rhinos won all nine of their playoff games to punch a ticket to…

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