Storm News

Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 24

3/21/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Three home games left in regular seasonThe Tri-City Storm has three home games remaining in the 2016-17 regular season and faces Sioux Falls at the Viaero Center Saturday at 7:05 p.m. Tri-City has earned points in all three games against the Herd (1-0-1-1).Saturday is “Casino Night”, presented by [Read More...]


18 Storm alumni make NCAA Tournament

3/20/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Eleven of 16 schools representedKearney, Neb. – Eighteen former Tri-City Storm players have qualified for the NCAA Division I Men’s Ice Hockey Tournament that begins Friday, March 24.Storm alumni represent 11 of the 16 schools. Tri-City has multiple players on five rosters – Penn State (3), North [Read More...]


Superheroes star for Storm on Sammy's Superheroes Night

3/18/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Tri-City raises money for pediatric cancer research and awarenessKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm surrendered a goal early in the second and were blocked, 2-0, by the Muskegon Lumberjacks on Sammy’s Superheroes Night Saturday at the Viaero Center. Adam Brizgala made 17 saves for his second shutout [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 53 Preview: Muskegon at Tri-City

3/17/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Sammy's Superheroes Night raises money for pediatric cancer awareness, researchKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (18-26-6-2, 44 pts., 7th Western) will give seven kids affected by cancer a game-day experience and raise money for pediatric cancer research as its hosts the Muskegon Lumberjacks [Read More...]


Lumberjacks chop Storm, 9-1

3/17/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Muskegon Lumberjacks forwards Austin Albrecht and Mikael Hakkarainen had hat tricks and the Tri-City Storm lost, 9-1, Friday at the Viaero Center. Nicholas Nardella scored with seven minutes left in the third, assisted by Garrett Hall, to cut the deficit to eight.Nardella has two [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 52 Preview: Muskegon at Tri-City

3/17/2017 - Posted by David Fine

$1 Coors Lights, green beer, koozie giveaway on St. Patrick's Day Kearney, Neb. – There will be $1 Coors Lights, green beer, koozies and a $5 Kids Friday when the Tri-City Storm (18-25-6-2, 44 pts., 7th Western) and the Muskegon Lumberjacks (31-17-3-1, 66 pts., 3rd Eastern) meet at the Viaero Center [Read More...]


Affiliate Joey Cipollone set for USHL debut Friday

3/17/2017 - Posted by David Fine

 Kearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm affiliate forward Joey Cipollone has been added to the active roster and is expected to make his USHL debut Friday against the Muskegon Lumberjacks. Cipollone completed his second season with The Loomis Chaffee School (Connecticut) in February, accruing 16 goals and [Read More...]


Speedy affiliate Rule exicted by trade to Storm

3/14/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Three-time National Champion at Shattuck-St. Mary'sDavid Fine/Kearney, Neb. – The trade news launched just past noon on February 7; the Tri-City Storm had executed a deal with Waterloo and former Black Hawks affiliate forward Caleb Rule was headed to Tri-City.“I was a little bit confused at first … [Read More...]


Storm, Sammy's Superheroes Foundation fight pediatric cancer Saturday

3/13/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Second season organizations tackle cancer together Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm and Sammy’s Superheroes Foundation have partnered for the second straight season to fight pediatric cancer on “Sammy’s Superheroes Night”, presented by First National Bank, Saturday, March 18 at 7:05 p.m. against [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 23

3/13/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Sammy's Superheroes Night part of banner weekend at Viaero CenterThe Tri-City Storm has come to one of its top home weekends of the season, partying on St. Patrick’s Day this Friday and raising money for pediatric cancer research Saturday in a home set against Muskegon. Friday’s St. Patrick’s Day [Read More...]


Capitols corral Storm in OT, 2-1

3/11/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Three-point weekend for the StormMadison, Wis. – The Tri-City Storm surrendered an overtime goal to Billy Jerry with 5:21 left and dropped, 2-1, to the Madison Capitols Saturday at the Alliant Energy Center. The Storm has recorded at least a point three straight games (2-0-1-0).Logan Drevitch [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 51 Preview: Tri-City at Madison

3/10/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Final ten games upon StormMadison, Wis. – The Tri-City Storm (18-25-5-2, 43 pts., 7th Western) enters the final ten games of the regular season with its final contest at the Madison Capitols (20-26-1-2, 43 pts., 7th Eastern) Saturday at 7:05 p.m.Last night, the Storm outlasted Madison with a [Read More...]


Dop's perfect shootout takes down Caps, 2-1

3/10/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Netminder makes nine straight saves in shootoutMadison, Wis. – Goalie Eric Dop made 26 saves and blocked all nine shootout shots to key the Tri-City Storm to a 2-1 victory over the Madison Capitols Friday at the Alliant Energy Center. Nicholas Nardella potted the only goal of the skills competition [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 50 Preview: Tri-City at Madison

3/10/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm's second-ever trip to MadisonMadison, Wis. – The Tri-City Storm (17-25-5-2, 41 pts., 7th Western) has made its second-ever trip to Madison and takes on the Capitols (20-26-1-1, 42 pts., 7th Eastern) Friday at 7:05 p.m.The Storm has won two of its last four games. In Tri-City’s last contest, it [Read More...]


Kenny Brooks grows into professional life

3/7/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Former Storm Captain reflects on time in NebraskaDavid Fine/Kearney, Neb. – There’s so much to be excited about for Colorado Eagles forward Kenny Brooks. It’s an afternoon off before a weekend home set against South Carolina and springtime is coming to the Rocky Mountains. Did we mention the Eagles [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 22

3/6/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Sammy's Superheroes community outing planned ThursdayLeading scorer Linus Weissbach recorded his second overtime goal of the season Saturday to split the Tri-City Storm’s weekend against the Fargo Force. Fans threw teddy bears on the ice after the Storm’s first goal on Saturday for the annual “Teddy [Read More...]


Weissbach shatters Force in overtime, 4-3

3/4/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Three-point night for Wisconsin commitKearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm forward Linus Weissbach scored a on a breakaway with 12 seconds left in overtime to puncture the Fargo Force, 4-3, Saturday at the Viaero Center on “Teddy Bear Toss” Night.Monte Graham (2a) executed a set play off the face-off, [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 49 Preview: Fargo at Tri-City

3/3/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm hopes bears fly vs. ForceKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (16-25-5-2, 39 pts., 7th Western) and Fargo Force (28-15-3-1, 60 pts., 4th Western) meet on Tri-City’s annual Teddy Bear Toss game, presented by Slumberland, Saturday at 7:05 p.m. Fans are encouraged to bring stuffed teddy bears from [Read More...]


Force starts quickly and drops Storm, 4-2

3/3/2017 - Posted by David Fine

 Kearney, Neb. – Brian Hawkinson and Josiah Slavin scored in the third but the Fargo Force scored the first three to spike the Tri-City Storm, 4-2, Friday at the Viaero Center.After making 12 saves through the first two periods, Force goalie Matt Murray allowed a right-post goal to Hawkinson on the [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 48 Preview: Fargo at Tri-City

3/3/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Ag Appreciation Night, $5 Kids FridayKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (16-24-5-2, 39 pts., 7th Western) celebrates what makes Central Nebraska great on Ag Appreciation Night, presented by AseraCare, Friday at 7:05 p.m. against the Fargo Force (27-15-3-1, 58 pts., 4th Western). The Storm hosts the [Read More...]


Movie extras wanted March 8 at Viaero Center

3/2/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Have a role in "Ice", meet "Miracle" actorPLEASE FILL OUT and bring this Talent Release FormKearney, Neb. – The Viaero Center seeks “extras” that will serve as the crowd for scenes in the film “Ice” on Wednesday, March 8 at 5:00 p.m. Actor Patrick O’Brien Demsey, who played Mike Eruzione in the [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 21

2/27/2017 - Posted by David Fine

The Tri-City Storm hosts the Fargo Force twice this weekend to finish up a season-long four-game homestand at the Viaero Center. The Storm split the first leg of the stand and shut out Sioux Falls, 4-0, on Friday. Tri-City presents Ag Appreciation Night, brought to you by Asera Care, this Friday at [Read More...]


Storm lands Feeney and draft pick in deal with Bloomington

2/27/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has acquired goaltender Harrison Feeney and a draft pick from the Bloomington Thunder in exchange for goalie Logan Halladay, Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Monday.Feeney played three games with Bloomington in February and has appeared in [Read More...]


Sioux City sprints past Storm, 5-1

2/25/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – A whacky goal and a 36-save effort by Eric Dop were not enough to catapult the Tri-City Storm past the Sioux City Musketeers in a 5-1 loss Saturday at the Viaero Center.Josiah Slavin tied the Storm at one with Sioux City two minutes into the second. After shooting it off of goalie [Read More...]


Goalie Logan Halladay fights Down Syndrome with mask

2/25/2017 - Posted by David Fine

 Auctioning mask, raising money for the Global Down Syndrome FoundationKearney, Neb. – Former Tri-City Storm goaltender Logan Halladay is using his mask to raise money and fight Down Syndrome. For $10, fans receive one entry into a raffle for Halladay’s mask and all proceeds go to the Global Down [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 47 Preview: Sioux City at Tri-City

2/24/2017 - Posted by David Fine

League-best Musketeers make final trip to Viaero CenterKearney, Neb. – It’s Hockey Appreciation Night, presented by Graham Tire, Saturday at the Viaero Center and the Tri-City Storm (16-23-5-2, 39 pts., 7th Western) plays the Sioux City Musketeers (29-9-5-2, 65 pts., 1st Western) for the sixth time [Read More...]


Eric Dop records 32 saves for first shutout in 4-0 win

2/24/2017 - Posted by David Fine

 Kearney, Neb. – Eric Dop blocked 32 shots for his first USHL shutout and the Tri-City Storm shelled the Sioux Falls Stampede, 4-0, Friday at the Viaero Center.Dop made 17 saves in the second period, the most he’s had in a frame. The Storm prevented a shot on goal for the first eight minutes of the [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 46 Preview: Sioux Falls at Tri-City

2/24/2017 - Posted by David Fine

"Pack it in Purple" with speciality jerseysKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (15-23-5-2, 37 pts., 8th Western) sits one point behind the Sioux Falls Stampede (16-22-2-4, 38 pts.) for seventh in the Western Conference and looks to pass the Herd on “Pack it in Purple Night”, presented by the United [Read More...]


Storm adds power forward Blais Richartz for weekend

2/23/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Affiliate forward expected to make USHL debutKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has added affiliate forward Blais Richartz to the active roster, Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Friday. The 16-year-old is expected to be in the lineup for the Storm’s Friday and Saturday home [Read More...]


Defenseman Chase Pilawski joins Storm for the rest of the season

2/22/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Lake Superior State commit in first full USHL seasonKearney, Neb. – Defenseman Chase Pilawski has joined the Tri-City Storm’s roster from the Waterloo Black Hawks, Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Wednesday. The 17-year-old is in his first full USHL season.  The addition gives [Read More...]


United Way auctions off Chris Young signed guitar at Friday Storm game

2/22/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The United Way of Kearney is hosting a silent auction during Friday’s “Pack it in Purple” Storm game against the Sioux Falls Stampede. Prizes include a Chris Young Signed Guitar and PenAir round-trip tickets. Puck drop is at 7:05 p.m.The Storm will wear one-night-only specialty [Read More...]


Affiliate Cipollone prepares for vital hockey weekend

2/21/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Playoff berth on the line, Tri-City in view next seasonDavid Fine/Kearney, Neb. – It’s a crisp Monday morning just north of Hartford, Connecticut and Tri-City Storm affiliate forward Joey Cipollone has an early wake-up call. His first class is still a few hours away, but first he attends to his [Read More...]


Tri-City drops at Omaha, 6-2

2/18/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Ralston, Neb. – Linus Weissbach had had a goal and two points for the Tri-City Storm in a 6-2 loss to the Omaha Lancers Saturday at Ralston Arena. Lancers forward Cole Gallant recorded his first career hat trick.Weissbach is the first Storm player to reach 40 points and leads Tri-City with 17 goals. [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 45 Preview: Omaha at Tri-City

2/17/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm finishes season series against conference foeRalston, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (15-22-5-2, 37 pts., 8th Western) seeks to even the season series as its completes the eight-game set with the Omaha Lancers (17-21-5-1, 40 pts., 6th Western) Saturday at 7:05 p.m.Tri-City is 3-3-1-0 against Omaha [Read More...]


Buccaneers sink Storm, 5-1

2/17/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Foskey scores second USHL goalKearney, Neb. – After scoring the first goal, the Tri-City Storm allowed three in the second period and suffered a 5-1 loss to the Des Moines Buccaneers Friday at the Viaero Center. Buccaneers forward Isaac Johnson recorded his first hat trick.Jace Foskey scored the [Read More...]


Garrett Hall ready for Storm debut

2/17/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Forward entering second USHL seasonKearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm forward Garrett Hall has returned from an upper-body injury and is expected to make his Storm debut this weekend. Acquired off waivers on January 13, Hall played 55 games with the Youngstown Phantoms last season, notching four goals [Read More...]


Affiliate Ryan Roth returns to Storm active roster

2/17/2017 - Posted by David Fine

 Earned assist in USHL debutKearney, Neb. - Tri-City Storm affiliate forward Ryan Roth has been added to the active roster for the weekend, Storm Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Friday. Roth assisted on the Storm's game-winning goal in his only USHL game on January 28, a 4-3 [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 44 Preview: Des Moines at Tri-City

2/16/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (15-21-5-2, 37 pts., 8th Western) hosts the Des Moines Buccaneers (25-14-1-3, 54 pts., 3rd Western) for the final time at the Viaero Center Friday at 7:05 p.m. It’s “Friday Night Hockey” and all fans in attendance will receive a voucher for a free taco at Taco [Read More...]


Stars steer by Storm, 3-1

2/14/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm allowed two goals in the first and the Lincoln Stars held the edge, tallying an empty-net goal at the end of the game for a 3-1 win Tuesday at the Viaero Center.Storm forward Linus Weissbach recorded his team-leading 16th goal of the season in the first to tie the [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 43 Preview: Lincoln at Tri-City

2/14/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Foes match on Valentine's DayKearney, Neb. – Cupid’s arrow has struck two Western Conference rivals; the Tri-City Storm (15-20-5-2, 37 pts., 8th Western) hosts the Lincoln Stars (22-14-4-1, 49 pts., 5th Western) in the eighth game of the season set Tuesday at 7:05 p.m. on Valentine’s Day. The Storm [Read More...]


Linus Weissbach announces commitment to Wisconsin

2/13/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm's leading scorer is 15th active NCAA commitKearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm leading scorer Linus Weissbach announced his verbal commitment to the University of Wisconsin on Monday. Tri-City has 21 players on its active roster and 15 are committed to an NCAA Division I Institution.“We’re really [Read More...]


Storm suffers 2-0 shutout loss at Sioux City

2/11/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Sioux City, Ia. – The Tri-City Storm allowed a goal early in the second and third to the Sioux City Musketeers and dropped, 2-0, Saturday at the Tyson Event Center.Connor Ford scored at 1:58 of the second. Sampo Ranta added insurance at 2:48 of the third. Tri-City netminder Eric Dop made 34 saves, [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 42 Preview: Tri-City at Sioux City

2/10/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm looks for season-series edge against MusketeersSioux City, Ia. – The Tri-City Storm (15-19-5-2, 36 pts., 7th Western) and Sioux City Musketeers (24-9-5-2, 55 pts., T-1st Western) collide at the Tyson Events Center Saturday for the first time since November.Through the first four games of the [Read More...]


Storm manages point against Omaha, 3-2 (OT)

2/10/2017 - Posted by David Fine

'Kearney, Neb. – Two quick goals for the Storm in the second period could hold off the Omaha Lancers in a 3-2 overtime loss Friday at the Viaero Center. Michael Joyaux scored 40 seconds into overtime on the power play. Omaha scored the last three goals, including two power-play markers.Storm [Read More...]


Nate Clurman makes USHL debut Friday vs. Omaha

2/10/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Colorado Avalanche draft pick is committed to Notre DameKearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm affiliate defenseman Nate Clurman will make his USHL debut Friday when the Storm hosts the Omaha Lancers. The 18-year-old was selected in the sixth round, 161st overall, by the Colorado Avalanche in the 2016 NHL [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 41 Preview: Omaha at Tri-City

2/10/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm and Lancers ... We've seen this beforeKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (15-18-4-2, 36 pts., T-6th Western) matches the Omaha Lancers (15-20-5-1, 36 pts., T-6th Western) for the fourth time in the last eight games Friday at the Viaero Center. Friday is Military Appreciation Night, presented [Read More...]


Tri-City to host press conference discussing recent moves

2/7/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Wednesday, Feb. 8 at 1:30 p.m. - open to media and fansKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm will host a press conference open to the media and public on Wednesday, February 8 at 1:30 p.m. in the Viaero Center Banquet Room to discuss recent roster moves made since the USA Hockey Trading Deadline. Storm [Read More...]


Tri-City announces trades with Waterloo, acquisition of G Halladay

2/7/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm announced three transactions Tuesday, including two trades with the Waterloo Black Hawks, that have brought the Storm three players, a draft pick and a player to be named later.In the first move, Tri-City acquired affiliate forward Caleb Rule, a 2017 2nd round, [Read More...]


Storm announce trade with Sioux City

2/7/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Tri-City acquires three draft picks and player to be named laterKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm announced Tuesday it has acquired three draft picks and a player to be named later from the Sioux City Musketeers for defenseman Joey Matthews and forwards Charlie Kelleher and Odeen Tufto.The Storm [Read More...]


Waterloo slings to 5-1 win over Storm

2/4/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Waterloo, Iowa. – The Tri-City Storm surrendered 40 shots and the Waterloo Black Hawks buried five, steering to a 5-1 decision Saturday at Young Arena.   The Storm’s Linus Weissbach scored his team-leading 14th goal of the season in the second, pulling Tri-City within one late in the second. The [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 40 Preview: Tri-City at Waterloo

2/3/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm completes three-game weekWaterloo, Iowa. – The Tri-City Storm (15-18-4-2, 36 pts., T-6th Western) finishes the season series against the Waterloo Black Hawks (24-12-1-2, 51 pts., 2nd Western) Saturday at 7:05 p.m. Waterloo has won two of the first three games.Friday’s game at Young Arena was [Read More...]


Weissbach's two-goal effort falls short in 7-4 loss

2/3/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Winger records first multi-goal gameWaterloo, Ia. – Despite a pair of tallies from Linus Weissbach, the Waterloo Black Hawks scored four goals in the second period to burst past the Tri-City Storm, 7-4, Friday at Young Arena.Weissbach’s second goal of the game early in the second gave the Storm a [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 39 Preview: Tri-City at Waterloo

2/2/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (15-17-4-2, 36 pts., T-6th Western) looks for its third straight win against the Waterloo Black Hawks (23-12-1-2, 49 pts., 2nd Western) Friday at 7:05 p.m. The Storm plays back-to-back games against Waterloo, the final two of the season series.The Storm has taken [Read More...]


Tufto and Rasmussen ruffle Lancers, 4-1

1/31/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm scored the first three goals and Dayton Rasmussen made 28 saves to steer the Storm to a 4-1 win over the Omaha Lancers Tuesday at the Viaero Center.Rasmussen made his first 19 saves and stopped 14 in the third, yielding just once to Omaha’s Emilio Pettersen with [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 38 Preview: Omaha at Tri-City

1/31/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm seeks to even season seriesKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (14-17-4-2, 34 pts., 7th Western) returns home for a Tuesday game and looks to stay ahead of the Omaha Lancers in the Western Conference (14-18-4-1, 33 pts., 8th Western) at 7:05 p.m. It’s a $2 Tuesday, with $2 Coors Lights and $2 [Read More...]


Graham and Tufto key Storm's 4-3 comeback win over Team USA

1/28/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Plymouth, Mich. – Odeen Tufto and Monte Graham scored 32 seconds apart in the third period to gun the Tri-City Storm to a 4-3 victory over the Team USA U17s Saturday at USA Hockey Arena.Down by one early in the frame, Tufto’s goal at 6:37 of the third, a five-hole shot, tied the game. Just 32 [Read More...]


Storm affiliate Ryan Roth set to make USHL debut Saturday

1/28/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Roth tearing up HPHL with highly-touted Honeybaked U16Kearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm affiliate forward Ryan Roth will make his USHL debut Saturday when the Storm faces Team USA on Saturday, January 28 at 6 p.m.The 16-year-old native of Ladue, Missouri leads Honeybaked U16 with 39 goals and 80 points [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 37 Preview: Tri-City at Team USA U17s

1/27/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Plymouth, Mich. – The Tri-City Storm (13-17-4-2, 32 pts., 7th Western) completes its weekend against Team USA’s U17 squad (14-18-1-1, 30 pts., 8th Eastern) Saturday at 6 p.m. before taking a 900-mile journey back to Kearney. Tri-City is seeking its sixth road victory of the season.Friday against the [Read More...]


Team USA outlasts Storm, 4-2

1/27/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Plymouth, Mich. – Linus Weissbach and Josiah Slavin scored in the third period for the Tri-City Storm, but Team USA answered with a pair of final-frame goals to win, 4-2, Friday at USA Hockey Arena.Weissbach’s tally temporarily pulled the Storm within one halfway through the third before Sean [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 36 Preview: Tri-City at Team USA U18s

1/26/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm starts back-to-back against NTDPPlymouth, Mich. – The Tri-City Storm (13-16-4-2, 32 pts., 7th Western) has made its first-ever trip to the USA Hockey Arena in Plymouth, Michigan for a back-to-back set against Team USA (13-18-1-1, 28 pts., 8th Eastern) Friday at 6 p.m., the Storm takes on the [Read More...]


Storm acquires Jonathan Bendorf from NAHL

1/25/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has acquired forward Jonathan Bendorf from the Wichita Falls Wildcats in exchange for future considerations, Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Wednesday.A first-round pick, 23rd overall, by Wichita Falls in the 2016 NAHL Entry Draft, the 6-foot, [Read More...]


Storm annihilates Lancers, 6-1

1/24/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Four Storm players record multi-point games, five score goalsRalston, Neb. – Defenseman Bryan Yoon recorded three assists in the first period, Wyatt Bongiovanni tallied a pair of goals and the Tri-City destroyed the Omaha Lancers, 6-1, Tuesday at Ralston Arena.Yoon recorded the three helpers in a [Read More...]


Storm brings the love on Valentine's Day

1/24/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Couples provided roses, tickets prime rib dinner, Diamond DigKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has announced a special Valentine’s Day promotion for its game against the Lincoln Stars on Tuesday, February 14 at 7:05 p.m. Storm fans have the opportunity to celebrate the holiday with the Tri-City [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 35 Preview: Tri-City at Omaha

1/23/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm finishes back-to-back before Michigan road trip Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (12-16-4-2, 30 pts., 8th Western) starts a three-game road trip and completes a back-to-back against the Omaha Lancers (13-16-4-1, 31 pts., 7th Western) Tuesday at 7:05 p.m.The Storm and Lancers are playing the [Read More...]


High-scoring third period favors Lancers, 3-1

1/21/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Wyatt Bongiovanni scored fewer than two minutes into the third to tie the game, but the Omaha Lancers connected for the last two goals to defeat the Tri-City Storm, 3-1, Saturday at the Viaero Center.  Bongiovanni’s sixth goal of the season, a slap shot from the high slot, beat Tommy [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 34 Preview: Omaha at Tri-City

1/21/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Rivals will become well-acquainted over next monthKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (12-15-4-2, 30 pts., 7th Western) plays the first game of a back-to-back against the Omaha Lancers (12-16-4-1, 29 pts., 8th Western) Saturday at 7:05 p.m. on Taste of Nebraska Night, presented by Buffalo Wild Wings. [Read More...]


Storm ties in third, Musketeers escape with 2-1 win

1/20/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Captain Alex Limoges provides lone Storm tallyKearney, Neb. – Despite a tying goal from Alex Limoges halfway through the third, the Sioux City Musketeers scored the game-winning goal with 5:43 remaining in the third to best the Tri-City Storm, 2-1, Friday at the Viaero Center.Limoges’ goal, a slot [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 33 Preview: Sioux City at Tri-City

1/20/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm starts busy two weeksKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (12-14-4-2, 30 pts., 7th Western) begins its busiest two-week stretch of the season Friday at 7:05 p.m. vs. the Sioux City Musketeers (20-8-4-1, 45 pts., 1st Western) on NE Bureau Farm Night. Tonight is also a $5 Kids Friday, featuring $5 [Read More...]


Dayton Rasmussen ranked #6 North American Goalie by NHL Central Scouting on Midterm Rankings

1/18/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Former Storm forward Meyer ranked #116 North American SkaterKearney, Neb. – NHL Central Scouting has ranked Tri-City Storm goaltender Dayton Rasmussen the #6 North American goaltender for the 2017 NHL Draft in the service’s Midterm Rankings. Former Storm forward Carson Meyer (TC: 2015-16), now a [Read More...]


Storm acquires Dovorany, Tufto in four-player deal with Fargo

1/16/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Both prospects in first USHL seasonsKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm completed a four-player trade with the Fargo Force Monday, adding forwards Charlie Dovorany, Odeen Tufto and a fourth-round pick in the USHL’s 2017 Phase I Draft in exchange for forward Paul Washe, defenseman Philip Alftberg and [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 17

1/16/2017 - Posted by David Fine

 An ice storm in the Midwest has not stopped the Storm from continuing its playoff push; the squad resumes practice and readies for a pair of home games this Friday and Saturday.On Friday, January 20, Tri-City hosts Sioux City for NE Farm Bureau Night, featuring a $5 Kids Friday, with a 7:05 p.m. [Read More...]


Storm forces overtime, Bloomington gets extra point, 3-2

1/14/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Bloomington, Ill. – For the second straight game, the Bloomington Thunder scored at 4-on-4 overtime to defeat the Tri-City Storm, 3-2, at U.S. Cellular Coliseum.On a breakaway, Alec Mehr scored three minutes into the extra session. The overtime loss gives the Storm 30 points this season.Charlie [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 32 Preview: Tri-City at Bloomington

1/13/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm finishes road trip Saturday Bloomington, Ill. – With a winter storm looming in the Midwest, the Tri-City Storm (12-14-3-2, 29 pts., T-6th Western) completes the weekend and the season series against the Bloomington Thunder (15-12-3-0, 33 pts., 6th Eastern) Saturday at 7:05 p.m.The Storm has [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 31 Recap: Tri-City at Bloomington

1/13/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Bloomington, Ill. – Linus Weissbach had a goal and two points, but the Tri-City Storm lost in overtime, 3-2, to the Bloomington Thunder Friday at U.S. Cellular Coliseum.Weissbach’s multi-point effort gives the forward a team-best 29 points this season. He leads the Storm with eight multi-point [Read More...]


Storm alumnus Blake Coleman makes NHL debut with New Jersey Devils

1/13/2017 - Posted by David Fine

13th former Storm player to make NHLKearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm alumnus and New Jersey Devils forward Blake Coleman (TC: 2009) played in his first NHL game Thursday against Edmonton at Rogers Place, becoming the 13th former Storm player to debut in the NHL. Coleman saw 11:49 of ice time in a 3-2 [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 31 Preview: Tri-City at Bloomington

1/12/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm's second-ever trip to face Thunder Bloomington, Ill. – The Tri-City Storm (12-14-2-2, 26 pts., T-7th Western) begins the second half of the season against the Bloomington Thunder (14-12-3-0, 31 pts., 6th Eastern) Friday at 7:05 p.m. The Storm has a pair of games against Bloomington this [Read More...]


Paul Washe wins Team West MVP at USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game

1/10/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Second straight Storm player to win Team West MVPSioux Falls, S.D. – Tri-City Storm forward Paul Washe scored two goals and was awarded Team West Most Valuable Player at the 2017 USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game Tuesday at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center. Storm goalie Dayton Rasmussen played the first [Read More...]


Philip Alftberg commits to St. Lawrence University

1/10/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Swedish-born defenseman in first USHL seasonKearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm defenseman Philip Alftberg has announced his verbal commitment to St Lawrence University, the 17th active Tri-City player to commit to an NCAA Division I institution. "We are excited and proud of Philip on his commitment," [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 16

1/9/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Top Prospects Game Activities BeginFive Tri-City Storm players are in Sioux Falls, South Dakota for the USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game on Tuesday, January 10. Wyatt Bongiovanni, Adam Goodsir, Alex Limoges, Dayton Rasmussen and Paul Washe will participate in on-ice testing Monday. Tuesday’s game will be [Read More...]


Des Moines holds off Storm, 2-1

1/7/2017 - Posted by David Fine

 Urbandale, Ia. – Des Moines Buccaneers forward Matt Jones scored his first USHL goal with 12:33 left in the third and the Tri-City Storm dropped the back end of a home-and-home, 2-1, Saturday at Buccaneer Arena.Danny DiGrande scored the Storm’s only goal, assisted by Wyllum Deveaux. The tally tied [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 30 Preview: Tri-City at Des Moines

1/7/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm looks to end first half on high note after dominating Friday victoryUrbandale, Ia. – Less than 24 hours after an eight-goal margin of victory, the Tri-City Storm (12-13-2-2, 28 pts., T-6th Western) completes the USHL’s first half and finishes a home-and-home at the Des Moines Buccaneers [Read More...]


Storm bombs Buccaneers, 9-1

1/6/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Most goals by Storm in game since 2002Kearney, Neb. – Nine Storm players scored, ten recorded multi-point efforts and Tri-City routed the Des Moines Buccaneers, 9-1, Friday at the Viaero Center. It is the most goals the Storm has scored in a game since November 1, 2002, when Tri-City poured ten on [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 29 Preview: Des Moines at Tri-City

1/5/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm looks for sweet 2017 start vs. BuccaneersKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (11-13-2-2, 26 pts., T-7th Western) plays its first game of the new year against the Des Moines Buccaneers (16-8-1-2, 35 pts., T-2nd Western) at the Viaero Center Friday at 7:05 p.m., for Trolls Night, presented by [Read More...]


Storm transfers forward Ben Taylor to BCHL

1/5/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has transferred forward Ben Taylor to the Nanaimo Clippers of the British Columbia Hockey League (BCHL), Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Wednesday.“Ben is a first-class and character person,” Muckalt said. “He’s a great team guy and we want to [Read More...]


Storm Alumni Update: January 4, 2017

1/4/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm's Penn State connections + alumni litter NCAA top ten Kearney, Neb. – Former Storm Captain and Colorado Eagles forward Kenny Brooks rang in 2017 by scoring his first professional goal January 1 against the Alaska Aces. In 11 ECHL games, Brooks has three points.A 2016 Penn State graduate, [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 15

1/2/2017 - Posted by David Fine

Storm hosts Des Moines Friday, multiple pieces emerge offensivelyWinners in two of their last three games, the Tri-City Storm marches into 2017 with a home-and-home set against the Des Moines Buccaneers this Friday and Saturday. The Storm will be halfway through the 60-game season after this [Read More...]


Storm falls just short vs. Lincoln, 3-2

12/31/2016 - Posted by David Fine

 Kearney, Neb. – Despite 11 shots in the third period, the Tri-City Storm suffered a 3-2 defeat to the Lincoln Stars Saturday at the Viaero Center.After going 14 minutes without a shot, the Storm turned it on in the third but failed to convert. Lincoln goalie Josef Korenar replaced Cayden Primeau [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 28 Preview: Lincoln at Tri-City

12/30/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Rivalry and $1 beers ring in 2017Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (11-12-2-2, 22 pts., 6th Western) and Lincoln Stars (14-11-2-1, 31 pts., 5th Western) play the final game of the calendar year at the Viaero Center Saturday at 5:05 p.m., featuring $1 Coors Lights.All fans 21 and over can wear their [Read More...]


Weissbach's OT winner helps Storm avoid heartbreak, 2-1

12/29/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Linus Weissbach scored on the first shot of overtime, helping the Tri-City Storm overcome the conference-best Sioux City Musketeers, 2-1, Thursday at the Viaero Center. The Storm allowed the tying goal to Kristian Pospisil with six seconds left in regulation.Coming in up the middle, [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 27 Preview: Sioux City at Tri-City

12/28/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Glow stick giveaway and raising awareness for child abuseKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (10-12-2-2, 22 pts., T-6th Western) plays its first home game in three weeks against the first-place Sioux City Musketeers (17-6-2-0, 36 pts.) Thursday with a 7:05 puck drop at the Viaero Center.  Thursday’s [Read More...]


Rasmussen blocks Lincoln, 4-1

12/28/2016 - Posted by David Fine

 Lincoln, Neb. – Dayton Rasmussen provided 37 saves and four straight Tri-City Storm goals silenced the Lincoln Stars, 4-1, Wednesday at The Ice Box. The Storm, coming back from an 11-day holiday break, ended the Stars’ six-game win streak.  After allowing a goal late in the first, Rasmussen locked [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 26 Preview: Tri-City at Lincoln

12/27/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Restarting against a rivalLincoln, Neb. – Following an 11-day holiday break, the Tri-City Storm (9-12-2-2, 22 pts., 8th Western) takes on the Lincoln Stars (14-9-2-1, 31 pts., T-2nd Western) in the first of two season series matchups this week. The squads also play on New Year’s Eve at the Viaero [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 14

12/25/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Storm starts post-holiday scheduleTri-City Storm players return to Kearney on Monday to prepare for back-to-back games December 28-29 against Western Conference foes. Tri-City is at the Lincoln Stars on Wednesday at 7:05 p.m. and the Storm hosts conference-leading Sioux City on Thursday.The Storm [Read More...]


Storm Alumni Update: December 20, 2016

12/19/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Brooks succeeds in ECHLKearney, Neb. – Former Storm Captain Kenny Brooks inked an ECHL deal with the Colorado Eagles (ECHL) and contributed immediately, potting assists in consecutive games. The assists were Brooks’ first professional points.In six games with Colorado, the Penn State graduate has [Read More...]


Storm players capture gold at World Jr. A Challenge

12/18/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Weekly Release - Vol. 17, No. 13 - Tri-City players decked in goldThree Tri-City Storm players -  Alex Limoges, Dayton Rasmussen and Paul Washe - helped the U.S. Jr. Select Team capture the gold medal at the World Jr. A Challenge in Bonnyville, Alberta, Canada. Storm Equipment Manager Dan Bouska [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 25 Recap: Tri-City at Dubuque

12/17/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. –The Dubuque Fighting Saints took a two-goal halfway through the game and the Tri-City Storm fell, 4-2, Saturday at the Mystique Community Ice Center.Philip Alftberg and Monte Graham provided the Storm’s tallies. The Storm pulled within a goal two times, but Dubuque’s Quinn Preston [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 25 Preview: Tri-City at Dubuque

12/16/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Last Storm game before holiday breakDubuque, Ia. – To finish up the USHL’s pre-holiday slate, the Tri-City Storm (9-11-2-2, 22 pts., 7th Western) is at the Mystique Community Ice Center to match the Dubuque Fighting Saints (15-8-1-1, 32 pts., 2nd Eastern) Saturday at 7:05 p.m.After Saturday’s game, [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 24 Recap: Tri-City at Dubuque

12/16/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Storm shackles Dubuque, 5-1Dubuque, Ia. – Five Storm players scored, Eric Dop made 20 saves and the Tri-City Storm opened the weekend with a 5-1 victory against the Dubuque Fighting Saints Friday at the Mystique Community Ice Center.Joseph Campolieto (1g, 2a), Linus Weissbach (1g, 1a), Adam Goodsir, [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 24 Preview: Tri-City at Dubuque

12/15/2016 - Posted by David Fine

2016 Clark Cup Final rematch against Fighting SaintsKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (8-11-2-2, 20 pts., 7th Western) is on the road to take on the defending Eastern Conference Champion Dubuque Fighting Saints (15-7-1-1, 32 pts., 2nd Eastern) for the first of two games Friday at 7:35 p.m.The last [Read More...]


Where in the world is Mario Lamoureux?

12/13/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Alumni Update: December 13, 2016Kearney, Neb. – Mario Lamoureux, the USHL’s all-time leader in regular season games played (266), scored a goal and recorded four points in two games this weekend for Austrian-based HC Innsbruck. In his second full season overseas, the former North Dakota Captain has [Read More...]


Tri-City sends five to 2017 USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game

12/13/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Most players of any USHL teamKearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm goaltender Dayton Rasmussen and forwards Wyatt Bongiovanni, Adam Goodsir, Alex Limoges and Paul Washe have been named to the 2017 USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game, the USHL announced Tuesday. As of the current 40-man roster, the Storm will send [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 12

12/12/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Getting set for a road trip to DubuqueIn its final two games before the USHL holiday break, the Tri-City Storm sets for a rematch of the 2016 Clark Cup Final at the Dubuque Fighting Saints this Friday and Saturday.The Storm swept the Clark Cup Final against Dubuque, including wins in games one and [Read More...]


Buccaneers score late to foil Storm, 1-0

12/10/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Des Moines Buccaneers forward Kobe Roth tallied with 3:46 left and Nick MacNab made 18 saves to shut out the Tri-City Storm, 1-0, Saturday at the Viaero Center.Standing at the left doorstep, Roth found a rebound and stuffed it home after David Keefer took the initial try at the high [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 23 Preview: Des Moines at Tri-City

12/9/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Ugly Sweaters, $1 Beers at Viaero CenterKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (8-10-2-2, 20 pts., 7th Western) plays it final home game before the USHL’s holiday break against the Des Moines Buccaneers (12-7-1-1, 26 pts., 3rd Western) on Ugly Sweater Night Saturday at 7:05 p.m.One of the Storm’s [Read More...]


Lancers sprint to 4-1 win over Storm

12/9/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Ralston, Neb. – Under an early barrage, the Tri-City Storm allowed the first three goals and fell to the Omaha Lancers, 4-1, Friday at Ralston Arena.Omaha’s Filip Rydstrom struck for the first two goals in the opening 18 minutes. Adam Goodsir scored for the Storm in the second on the power play to [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 22 Preview: Tri-City at Omaha

12/9/2016 - Posted by David Fine

 Teams tied in Western Conference standingsRalston, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (8-9-2-2, 20 pts) and Omaha Lancers (9-10-2-0, 20 pts.) are knotted at sixth in the Western Conference and meet Friday at Ralston Arena for a 7:05 p.m. puck drop.The Storm and Lancers have split the first two games of the [Read More...]


Storm defenseman Ronnie Attard commits to Western Michigan University

12/8/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Second active Storm player committed to BroncosKearney, Neb. – It’s been a whirlwind five days for Tri-City Storm defenseman Ronnie Attard. Saturday, with his parents in attendance, the rookie blueliner scored his first USHL goal, giving the Storm a two-goal edge in a victory over Waterloo. Less [Read More...]


Tri-City brings Ott, Swanson aboard

12/8/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Replacement players with three Storm players at 2016 World Jr. A ChallengeKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has added forward Donovan Ott and goalie Parker Swanson to the active roster, Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Thursday. Both are listed as replacement players and are [Read More...]


Affiliate Jack Lagerstrom reflects on National Championship, Storm Camp experience

12/7/2016 - Posted by David Fine

 David Fine/Kearney, Neb. – Defenseman Jack Lagerstrom remembers sitting in a San Jose, CA hotel room last spring, pent up with energy. The Shattuck-St. Mary’s standout was preparing for the Under-16 National Championship Game against Michigan-based Victory Honda.“We were staying in the hotel the [Read More...]


Storm Alumni Update: December 6, 2016

12/6/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Pro Success + Clark Cup RematchesKearney, Neb. – Former Storm Captain Brian Ward (TC: 2010-13) continues to light up the ECHL after scoring his team-best 11th goal for the Adirondack Thunder last week. Ward leads all ECHL rookies in goals and the Thunder is tied for first in the North Division with [Read More...]


“Viaero Vision” redefines Viaero Center experience

12/5/2016 - Posted by David Fine

New video boards bring fans closer to the gameKearney, Neb. - The Viaero Center unveiled four new state-of-the-art “Viaero Vision” video boards before Friday’s Storm game against the Waterloo Black Hawks, another improvement that continues to enhance the fan experience at the arena.Watch the Viaero [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 11

12/5/2016 - Posted by David Fine

The Tri-City Storm looks to continue its momentum in a pair of weekend conference games after a Saturday afternoon win against the second-place Waterloo Black Hawks. Six Storm players reached milestones this weekend; Ronnie Attard, Jace Foskey, Jack Summers and Nicholas Nardella recorded their first [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 21 Recap: Waterloo at Tri-City

12/3/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Eric Dop recorded his first USHL win, three Storm skaters recorded their first USHL points and Logan Drevitch scored his first Tri-City goal, gunning the Storm to a 5-2 win over the Waterloo Black Hawks Saturday at the Viaero Center.Ronnie Attard notched his first USHL point and goal [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 21 Preview: Waterloo at Tri-City

12/2/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Tri-City "scouts" for victory in matinee Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (7-9-2-2, 18 pts., T-6th Western) meets the Waterloo Black Hawks for Boy Scout Day, a matinee start Saturday at 3:05 p.m. More than 1,300 local boy scouts will be in attendance, with Cabela’s providing an archery range and [Read More...]


Black Hawks bounce Storm, 4-1

12/2/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Danny DiGrande tallied, but Robbie Beydoun made 28 saves and the Waterloo Black Hawks defeated the Tri-City Storm, 4-1, Friday at the Viaero Center.DiGrande’s goal, his fourth of the season, came with 6:30 remaining, assisted by Jace Foskey and Adam Goodsir. Foskey earned his first [Read More...]


Nicholas Nardella joins Storm roster

12/2/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Forward Nicholas Nardella has joined the Tri-City Storm’s active roster as an eligible affiliate player, Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Friday.Nardella has played in two games for Tri-City this season, October 14-15. In eight games this season with the Chicago [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 20 Preview: Waterloo at Tri-City

12/2/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Rematch of 2016 Western Conference FinalKearney, Neb. – The redesigned Tri-City Storm (7-8-2-2, 18 pts., 6th Western) hosts the Waterloo Black Hawks (12-6-0-1, 25 pts., 2nd Western) for the first time this regular season Friday at 7:05 p.m. The last time these teams met in Kearney, Tri-City defeated [Read More...]


Storm names Alex Limoges team Captain and Adam Goodsir Alternate Captain

12/1/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt has named forward Alex Limoges team Captain and forward Adam Goodsir Alternate Captain. Muckalt installed Limoges as Captain three days after Tri-City traded former Captain Jack McNeely to the Muskegon Lumberjacks on [Read More...]


Storm transfers forward Joe Cipollone to Boston Jr. Bruins

11/30/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has transferred forward Joe Cipollone to the Boston Jr. Bruins of the United States Premier Hockey League (USPHL), Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Wednesday.A 19-year-old in his second USHL campaign, Cipollone played in 16 games for the Storm [Read More...]


Storm's Wiener Dog Races rank number 8 on ESPN Sportscenter's Top Ten Plays

11/29/2016 - Posted by David Fine

 Kearney, Neb. – UPDATE: December 2, 2016 ESPN's Instagram video of the Storm's Wiener Dog Races has been viewed more than 1 million times. This does not include Twitter, Facebook and ESPN.com views. MSG Networks showed the video during the intermission of the New York Rangers game on Thursday [Read More...]


NHL Network features Tri-City Storm's Weiner Dog Races on "NHL Now"

11/29/2016 - Posted by David Fine

 Kearney, Neb. – The NHL Network show “NHL Now” featured the Tri–City Storm’s Weiner Dog Races Tuesday on its “Checking In” segment, the best internet happenings around the world of hockey. Tri-City held the races during the first and second intermission of its November 19 game against the [Read More...]


Storm brings in defenseman Jack Summers from NAHL

11/29/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has added defenseman Jack Summers from the Springfield Jr. Blues (NAHL), Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Tuesday.In 21 games this season with Springfield, Summers tallied six assists and six penalty minutes. Committed to Brown University, the [Read More...]


Storm and Viaero Center welcome Cory Howerton as New President of Business Operations

11/28/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri City Storm and Viaero Center have concluded their national search for a new President of Business Operations with the hiring of Cory Howerton.  Howerton comes to Kearney with extensive sales and marketing experience at all levels of junior and professional sports, and will [Read More...]


Storm trades for forward Logan Drevitch

11/28/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Acquired from Muskegon in exchange for Jack McNeelyKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has acquired forward Logan Drevitch from the Muskegon Lumberjacks in exchange for defenseman Jack McNeely, Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Monday.A second-year USHL forward, Drevitch has four [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 19 Recap: Tri-City at Des Moines

11/26/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Urbandale, Ia. – Tri-City Storm forward Alex Limoges scored his team-leading 11th goal of the season, but three second-period goals by the Des Moines Buccaneers foiled the Storm, 5-2, Saturday at Buccaneer Arena.Limoges’ goal pulled Tri-City to a 3-1 deficit midway through the second. Des Moines [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 19 Preview: Tri-City at Des Moines

11/25/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Urbandale, Ia. – The Tri-City Storm (7-7-2-2, 18 pts., T-5th Western) finishes up a three-game Thanksgiving weekend road trip with a game against the Des Moines Buccaneers (10-6-0-1, 21 pts., 4th Western), Saturday at 7:05 p.m. on The Breeze 94.5 FM. Through the first two games of the trip, Tri-City [Read More...]


Storm gets point, falls to Sioux Falls in OT, 4-3

11/25/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Sioux Falls, S.D. – Tri-City Storm forwards Paul Washe (1g, 1a) and Linus Weissbach (2a) each had two points, but Sioux Falls Stampede forward Eric MacAdams scored 39 seconds into overtime to secure a 4-3 victory Friday at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center.MacAdams’ second of the night beat [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 18 Preview: Tri-City at Sioux Falls

11/24/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Final trip of the regular season to Sioux FallsSioux Falls, S.D. – After spending Thanksgiving Day as a team in Sioux Falls, the Tri-City Storm (7-7-1-2, 17 pts., 6th Western) gears up for its last road game at the Stampede (5-10-0-1, 11 pts., 8th Western) this regular season, Friday at 7:05 p.m. on [Read More...]


Steaming Storm power play falls at Lincoln, 4-3

11/23/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Lincoln, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm collected a season-high three power-play goals, but the Lincoln Stars scored three in the third period to rally for a 4-3 victory Wednesday at The Ice Box.Joseph Campolieto scored his first USHL goal on the man up with 45 seconds left and an extra Storm skater on [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 17 Preview: Tri-City at Lincoln

11/23/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Thanksgiving appetizer at Ice BoxLincoln, Neb. – For the second straight season, the Tri-City Storm (7-6-1-2, 17 pts.) and Lincoln Stars (7-8-2-0) play on the night before Thanksgiving, dueling at The Ice Box Wednesday at 7:05 p.m.The squads have met five times through Tri-City’s first 17 games and [Read More...]


Limoges, Rasmussen and Washe named to 2016 World Jr. A Challenge

11/22/2016 - Posted by David Fine

 Storm trio represents 2016 U.S. Junior Select TeamKearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm goaltender Dayton Rasmussen and forwards Alex Limoges and Paul Washe have been named to the U.S. Junior Select Team that will compete at the 2016 World Jr. A Challenge from December 11-17 in Bonnyville, Alberta, [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 10

11/21/2016 - Posted by David Fine

The Tri-City Storm embarks a three-game Thanksgiving road trip against Western Conference foes after splitting a weekend home set against Youngstown. Wednesday, Tri-City travels to Lincoln. The Storm will spend Thanksgiving Day in Sioux Falls and match the Stampede on Friday. Tri-City plays Des [Read More...]


Youngstown sprints to 4-1 win

11/19/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm allowed two goals in the opening frame and could not recover, falling, 4-1, to the Youngstown Phantoms Saturday at the Viaero Center.Charlie Kelleher scored for the second straight night, his sixth of the season, to pull Tri-City within two late in the second. [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 16 Preview: Youngstown at Tri-City

11/19/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Cross-conference foes clash again, Storm hosts Wiener Dog RacesKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (7-5-1-2, 17 pts.) hosts Wiener Dog Races during intermission and takes on the Eastern Conference’s Youngstown Phantoms (7-8-1-1, 16 pts.) for the second straight night Saturday at 7:05 p.m.Tonight’s [Read More...]


Meet the competitors for Saturday's Wiener Dog Races

11/18/2016 - Posted by David Fine

The Storm takes on the Youngstown Phantoms Saturday, Nov. 19 at 7:05 p.m., featuring Intermission Wiener Dog Races! Check out some of the racers! There will be a free postgame skate after the game. Get your tickets here or call the box office at 308-338-8011.   [Read More...]


Limoges lifts Storm to 4-3 OT win vs. Youngstown

11/18/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Alex Limoges scored two goals, including the overtime game-winning tally on the power play, to sail the Tri-City Storm to a 4-3 win against the Youngstown Phantoms Friday at the Viaero Center.With the Storm on a four-on-three man advantage, Limoges picked up a rebound at the left [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 16 Preview: Youngstown at Tri-City

11/18/2016 - Posted by David Fine

 Cross-conference foes clash againKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (6-5-1-2, 15 pts.) begins its only series of the season against the Youngstown Phantoms (7-8-0-1), countering its out-of-conference opponent in the opener of a weekend set Friday at the Viaero Center.Friday’s game is UNK Night, [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 15 Preview: Youngstown at Tri-City

11/18/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Phantoms make rare visit to Viaero CenterKearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (6-5-1-2, 15 pts.) begins its only series of the season against the Youngstown Phantoms (7-8-0-1), countering its out-of-conference opponent in the opener of a weekend set Friday at the Viaero Center.Friday’s game is UNK [Read More...]


Storm affiliates Roth and Jensen gaining momentum

11/17/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm affiliate players Ryan Roth and Jack Jensen, each 2016 Storm draft picks, have garnered national attention over the last few weeks for their strong play. Roth leads U16 Honeybaked in goals (25) and points (54). Jensen committed to the University of Minnesota on [Read More...]


Five Storm players ranked by NHL Central Scouting

11/17/2016 - Posted by David Fine

November "Players to Watch" List released for 2017 NHL Draft Kearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm goaltender Dayton Rasmussen, defenseman Joseph Campolieto and forwards Paul Washe, Wyatt Bongiovanni and Adam Goodsir have been ranked on NHL Central Scouting’s November “Players to Watch” List for the 2017 [Read More...]


New Storm polo available at Storm Store

11/16/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Dress like the Tri-City players with a new Storm polo, available this weekend for a discounted Storm Store price! Come to Friday's and Saturday's home games against the Youngstown Phantoms and stop by the Storm Store to pick up this polo, with a special Clark Cup patch, for $39.95. All Storm players [Read More...]


Storm acquires draft pick from Sioux Falls

11/16/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has acquired a fifth-round pick in Phase I of the 2017 USHL Draft in exchange for forward Christoffer Karlsen, Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Tuesday.Karlsen, 18, skated in four games for the Storm, recording eight shots on goal, two penalty [Read More...]


Storm alumni update: November 15, 2016

11/15/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Zamboni malfunctions + strong performancesKearney, Neb. – Three former Storm players were part of arguably the most-bizarre game of the college hockey season on Sunday; Tory Dello, Bobby Nardella and Garret Cecere, were forced off the ice in Sunday’s game between Northeastern and Notre Dame when a [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 9

11/14/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Special teams aid StormThe Tri-City Storm had a six-game point streak snapped Saturday at Sioux City and looks rebound at home, hosting a pair of games against the Youngstown Phantoms this Friday and Saturday.Over the course of the season-long point streak, Storm goaltender Dayton Rasmussen won four [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 14 Recap: Tri-City at Sioux City

11/12/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Sioux City, Ia. – Despite firing 11 shots on goal in the third period, the Tri-City Storm failed to overcome a two-goal deficit and fell, 3-2, to the Sioux City Musketeers Saturday at the Tyson Events Center.With 1:00 left, the Storm jammed away on a net-front chance with its netminder Eric Dop [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 14 Preview TC at SC

11/11/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Storm looks to halt sizzling MusketeersSioux City, Ia. – The Tri-City Storm (6-4-1-2, 15 pts.) plays its first game of the season in Sioux City against the Musketeers (10-3-1-0, 21 pts.) Saturday at 7:05 p.m.The last time these teams played, the Storm raised its Clark Cup Championship Banner on [Read More...]


Lincoln battles by Storm in overtime, 3-2

11/11/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Lincoln, Neb. – Dayton Rasmussen made a career-best 40 saves, but Luka Maver scored with 55 seconds left in overtime to defeat the Tri-City Storm, 3-2, Friday at The Ice Box. After nearly five minutes without a stoppage, Maver flipped his second goal of the night from the left circle. The [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 13 Preview TC at LIN

11/11/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Storm looks to extend season series edgeLincoln, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (6-4-0-2, 14 pts.) looks to win its third game this season against the Lincoln Stars (5-7-2-0, 12 pts.) Friday at 7:35 p.m.Holding the season series advantage, 2-1, Tri-City has alternated wins and losses with Lincoln. The [Read More...]


Storm alumni update: November 8, 2016

11/8/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Appleton, Meyer leading way at NCAA levelKearney, Neb. – NCAA leading scorer and Union College Captain Michael Vecchione scored four goals and seven points over the weekend, including a hat trick against Yale on Friday. The former two-season Storm player (2011-13) has accumulated 14 goals, five more [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 8

11/7/2016 - Posted by David Fine

The Tri-City Storm rides a season-long five-game point streak into a pair of weekend games at Lincoln and Sioux City.Coming off a 4-1 win Friday against Omaha, Tri-City continued to capitalize on its strengths: early dominance, late defense and top-six contributions.Early Dominance: The Storm scored [Read More...]


Balanced attacks guides Storm to 4-1 win

11/4/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Four Tri-City Storm players scored and Dayton Rasmussen made 21 saves in victory on his birthday, steering the Storm to a 4-1 victory over the Omaha Lancers Friday at the Viaero Center.Adam Goodsir scored his first USHL goal in the opening frame and the Storm rolled, taking a 2-0 [Read More...]


Tri-City Storm named 2016 Organization of the Year

11/4/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Third time Storm receives honorThe United States Hockey League today announced that the Tri-City Storm have been named the 2015-16 USHL Organization of the Year as determined by a vote from USHL Member Clubs. It was the first time Tri-City received the award since the 2003-04 season. The Storm also [Read More...]


2016-17 Game 12 Preview: Omaha at Tri-City

11/4/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Rivals even for fourth in Western Conference Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (5-4-0-2, 12 pts.) takes on the Omaha Lancers (6-6-0-0, 12 pts.) for the second time this season and the first time at the Viaero Center Friday at 7:05 p.m.The Storm is pleased to host Social Media Night, presented by [Read More...]


Alex Limoges breaks Storm record with goals in six straight games

11/3/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm forward Alex Limoges established the Storm’s record for consecutive games with a goal, scoring for the sixth straight contest Saturday at Fargo. The Cornell commit surpassed five Storm players that had scored in five straight games: Bill Thomas (2002-03), Rastislav [Read More...]


Storm Alumni Update: November 1, 2016

11/1/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Lappin records first NHL point, Schwartz scores, impressive AHL goaliesKearney, Neb. – Former Tri-City Storm forward Nick Lappin became the 12th former Storm talent to play in an NHL game Friday for the New Jersey Devils. In his second game Saturday, Lappin recorded his first point, making a [Read More...]


Assistant Captain Joey Matthews commits to Dartmouth College

10/31/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm defenseman and Assistant Captain Joey Matthews has announced his commitment to Dartmouth College, the 17th active Storm player to earn an NCAA Division I commitment.A native of Columbia, Illinois, Matthews won the 2016 Clark Cup with the Storm and played in all 11 [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 16, No. 7

10/31/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Storm on season-long four-game point streakThe Tri-City Storm took three of a possible four points this weekend at Fargo, moving the team up to a tie for fourth in the Western Conference. The team is on a season-long four-game point streak, its longest since setting a new club record with points in [Read More...]


Fargo steps by Storm in shootout, 3-2

10/29/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Fargo, N.D. – Alex Limoges and Danny DiGrande scored, but the Tri-City Storm fell to the Fargo Force in a shootout, 3-2, Saturday at Scheels Arena.Limoges, on a seven-game point streak and six-game goal run, leads the Storm with seven goals and 13 points in 11 games.In his USHL debut, Eric Dop made [Read More...]


Game 11 Preview TC at FGO: 10_29_2016

10/28/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Storm seeks fourth straight winFargo, N.D. – The Tri-City Storm (5-4-0-1, 11 pts.) is on a season-long three-game winning streak and looks to sweep the weekend Saturday at 7:05 p.m. against the Fargo Force (4-6-0-0, 8 pts.). Tri-City exploded for four goals in the first period and blasted the Force, [Read More...]


Storm's hot start crashes Force, 5-3

10/28/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Fargo, N.D. – The Tri-City Storm scored the first four goals and hung on to nip the Fargo Force, 5-3, Friday at Scheels Arena.Paul Washe scored two goals in the first 2:25 of the game. The Force rallied to score three straight goals after going down, 4-0, but the Storm’s Philip Alftberg notched an [Read More...]


Storm alum Nick Lappin makes NHL debut Friday for New Jersey

10/28/2016 - Posted by David Fine

12th former Storm player to make NHLKearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm alum Nick Lappin (TC: 2010-12) will become the 12th former Storm player to make the NHL, debuting for the New Jersey Devils Friday at the Prudential Center against the Chicago Blackhawks.Lappin, 23, was called up from the Albany [Read More...]


Game 10 Preview: Tri-City at Fargo

10/28/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Storm restarts with conference game after bye weekFargo, N.D – The Tri-City Storm (4-4-0-1, 9 pts.) plays its first game in 13 days, traveling to North Dakota for a weekend set against the Fargo Force. Tri-City plays Friday and Saturday at 7:05 p.m. against the Force.Tri-City sits at sixth in the [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 16, No. 6

10/25/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Storm back in action at Fargo after bye weekAfter an off week, the Tri-City Storm travels to Fargo for a pair of games this Friday and Saturday. The Storm’s “bye week” was its second fall break ever and first since October 2002. Tri-City has won consecutive games and sits at 4-4-0-1, good for nine [Read More...]


Storm Alumni Update: October 25, 2016

10/25/2016 - Posted by David Fine

NCAA Freshmen impress, Union's Vecchione explodesKearney, Neb. –Tri-City Storm alumni have put up impressive offensive performances over the past week. In this Storm alumni update, we highlight the top outputs by Storm players at the NCAA level.College HockeyMichael Vecchione goes for four goals and [Read More...]


Storm adds goaltender Eric Dop

10/24/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has acquired goaltender Eric Dop from Minot of the NAHL, Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Monday. Dop, 18, played in five games this season for Minot, accumulating a 3-2-0-0 record, a 1.81 goals against average, a .945 save percentage and a [Read More...]


Storm Alumni Update: October 18, 2016

10/18/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm’s ECHL and AHL alumni took to the ice for the opening weekend of the professional season. Making his first appearance of the season, former Storm goalie Adam Wilcox (TC: 2011-12) backstopped the Syracuse Crunch (AHL) to a 6-3 win Sunday in Rochester, pushing [Read More...]


Alftberg named Defenseman of the Week

10/17/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm defenseman Philip Alftberg was named CCM Defenseman of the Week, the USHL announced Monday. Alftberg leads league defenseman with seven points and is tied for second among blueliners with five assists.In two weekend wins, the 19-year-old scored two goals and four [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 5

10/17/2016 - Posted by David Fine

The Tri-City Storm embarks on its second-ever fall “bye week”, a 13-day break, after sweeping Storm Fights Cancer Weekend. For the third straight season, hundreds of community members joined players and coaches to Paint the Ice with the names of those that have battled cancer. In the next two [Read More...]


Storm comes back to erase Stars, 4-3

10/15/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm scored two goals in the third period to come back and nudge the Lincoln Stars, 4-3, Saturday at the Viaero Center. With the Storm (4-4-0-1) down a goal, Tri-City’s leading scorer Alex Limoges (5g, 5a) tallied to tie the game five minutes into the third. Six minutes [Read More...]


Game 9 Preview: Lincoln at Tri-City

10/15/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (3-4-0-1, 7 pts.) takes to the painted ice for the second straight game, matching the rival Lincoln Stars (4-3-0-0, 8 pts.) for a 7:05 p.m. game at the Viaero Center. Last night, the Storm Colored Out Cancer and scored its most-lopsided win since Bill Muckalt [Read More...]


Storm colors out RoughRiders, 6-0

10/14/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Dayton Rasmussen pitched his first USHL shutout and the Tri-City Storm scored four goals in the first to white wash the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders, 6-0, Friday on Color Out Cancer Night at the Viaero Center. The Storm played on ice painted with the names of those affected by cancer. [Read More...]


Game 8 Preview: Cedar Rapids at Tri-City

10/14/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (2-4-0-1, 5 pts.) is set for Color Out Cancer Night Friday at 7:05 p.m., playing on ice painted with the names of those that have battled cancer. The Storm wears one-night-only specialty jerseys and faces off against the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders (0-4-1-0, 1 pt.) [Read More...]


See Tri-City's Color Out Cancer Paint The Ice Album

10/13/2016 - Posted by David Fine

View at https://www.facebook.com/TriCityStorm/photos/?tab=album&album_id=10154684549247578


Storm Alumni Update - Oct. 12, 2016

10/12/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm alumni have returned to the ice at the collegiate and professional levels over the last few weeks and many from last season’s Clark Cup team made their NCAA debuts last weekend.Among some of the funnier moments, last season’s Clark Cup MVP Wade Allison broke the glass [Read More...]


TC announces special ticket donation to fight cancer

10/11/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. - The Tri-City Storm has pledged to donate $5 from every $14 ticket to this weekend’s home games to local organizations battling cancer. The effort is part of Storm Fights Cancer Weekend, with Paint the Ice on Thursday, October 13, Color Out Cancer Night on Friday and Saturday’s [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 4

10/11/2016 - Posted by David Fine

The Tri-City Storm begins Storm Fights Cancer Weekend on Thursday by painting the Viaero Center ice and hosts two home games against the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders and Lincoln Stars. This Thursday from 5-9 p.m., Tri-City invites all fans to “Paint the Ice” to remember those affected by cancer. The [Read More...]


TC adds high-scoring D Joseph Campolieto

10/11/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has acquired defenseman Joseph Campolieto from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Knights (NAHL), Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Monday. Campolieto, 18, is the Knights’ points leader (11 pts.) through 11 games and is the second-best scoring defenseman [Read More...]


Paint the Ice with the Storm this Thursday, Oct. 13

10/10/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm invites all fans to join players and coaches at the Viaero Center on Thursday, October 13 from 5-9 p.m. for its Paint the Ice event. Paint the Ice starts Storm Fights Cancer Weekend from Thursday through Saturday. The weekend also kicks off the Storm’s third annual [Read More...]


TC readies for Storm Fights Cancer Weekend

10/10/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm are preparing for its first Storm Fights Cancer Weekend from Thursday, October 13 through Saturday, October 15 at the Viaero Center. The weekend also kicks off the Storm’s third annual Jerseys for a Cause Program, which has raised $23,432 over the last two [Read More...]


Game 7 Preview: Tri-City at Omaha

10/9/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (2-1-0-1, 5 pts.) and the Omaha Lancers (1-4-0-0, 2 pts.) meet for the first time this season in a Sunday evening showdown at Ralston Arena. Puck drop is slated for 5:05 p.m.The Storm went 1-3-0-0 on its recent four-game homestand and look to keep up its road [Read More...]


Tri-City ties record for fewest shots allowed, falls to OMA, 3-2

10/9/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Ralston, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm surrendered 12 shots on goal, tying a team record for fewest allowed, but the Omaha Lancers scored two goals late in the second frame and outlasted Tri-City, 3-2, Sunday at Ralston Arena. The 12 shots allowed marked the sixth time the Storm has equaled the record. [Read More...]


Hot Storm power play falls to Gamblers, 5-3

10/7/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Monte Graham scored two power-play goals, but the Green Bay Gamblers struck for five straight tallies and defeated the Tri-City Storm, 5-3, Friday at the Viaero Center. Graham, an 18-year-old returning player, matched his goal total (3) from last season and is tied for the team lead [Read More...]


Game 6 Preview: Tri-City vs. Green Bay

10/7/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (2-2-0-1, 5 pts.) completes a four-game homestand and plays the second game of a back-to-back against the Green Bay Gamblers (2-2-0-0, 4 pts.). Join us for $1 beers, presented by Bud Light. It’s also a $5 Kids Friday. Tickets for kids 12 and under are $5 and all [Read More...]


Gamblers sneak away with 4-2 win

10/6/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm’s power play struck twice, but the Green Bay Gamblers scored three in the third to slip by the Storm, 4-2, Thursday at the Viaero Center.Charlie Kelleher and Joey Matthews scored the first two power-play goals for the Storm. Tri-City led, 2-1, entering the third [Read More...]


Game 5 Preview: Tri-City vs. Green Bay

10/6/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm (2-1-0-1, 5 pts.) meets the Green Bay Gamblers (1-2-0-0, 2 pts.) for the first game of a back-to-back Thursday at 7:05 p.m. in Kearney. The game is the first time Tri-City plays Green Bay at home in two seasons.   Tri-City is giving away four free season tickets at [Read More...]


Four TC players named to Central Scouting List

10/4/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm goaltender Dayton Rasmussen and forwards Paul Washe, Wyatt Bongiovanni and Adam Goodsir have been ranked on NHL Central Scouting’s Preliminary List for the 2017 NHL Draft. Each of the four were given “C” ratings, indicating they are candidates to be a 4th, 5th or [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 3

10/3/2016 - Posted by David Fine

The Tri-City Storm looks to continue its momentum after raising its first Clark Cup Championship Banner Friday. Tri-City split the weekend against a pair of Western Conference foes and the Storm squares off against the Green Bay Gamblers at home on Thursday and Friday.During Friday’s special pregame [Read More...]


Stars escape Storm, 3-2

10/1/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Despite a heavy shot advantage, the Tri-City Storm allowed a goal halfway through the third and the Lincoln Stars bested Tri-City, 3-2, Saturday at the Viaero Center.The Storm outshot the Stars, 36-22, and Tri-City had 12 shots in the final frame. Stars goalie Cayden Primeau made 34 [Read More...]


Game 4 Preview: Tri-City vs. Lincoln

10/1/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – One night after raising its Clark Cup Banner, The Tri-City Storm (2-0-0-1, 5 pts.) faces off for the second time against the Lincoln Stars (1-1-0-0, 2 pts.) Saturday at the Viaero Center, a 7:05 p.m. puck drop. The game features a magnet schedule and lottery ticket giveaway, [Read More...]


Storm raises banner, rallies to 4-2 win

9/30/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Paul Washe scored twice on assists from Alex Limoges, helping the Tri-City Storm to a 4-2 victory over the Sioux City Musketeers on Championship Night. The Storm raised its 2016 Clark Cup Championship banner prior to the game in a special 30-minute ceremony.The Storm returning [Read More...]


Game 3 Preview: Tri-City vs. Sioux City

9/30/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm will raise its 2016 Clark Cup Championship Banner at Championship Night, presented by Viaero Wireless, on Friday at [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 2

9/26/2016 - Posted by David Fine

The first-place Tri-City Storm will raise its Clark Cup Championship banner on Championship Night, presented by Viaero Wireless, this Friday, September 30 at 7:05 p.m. against Sioux City. Friday’s game is the first of two weekend contests that start the Storm’s home slate at the Viaero Center. The [Read More...]


Sioux Falls beats Storm in SO, 3-2

9/24/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Sioux Falls, S.D. – Matt Quercia and Eric MacAdams scored in the three-round shootout for the Sioux Falls Stampede to defeat the Tri-City Storm, 3-2, Saturday at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center. Tri-City came back from a pair of one-goal deficits to force overtime; Paul Washe and Wyllum Deveaux [Read More...]


Storm beats Lincoln, 3-1, to open season

9/23/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Lincoln, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm opened the 2016-17 regular season with a 3-1 win against the Lincoln Stars Friday at the Ice Box. Monte Graham and Joe Cipollone scored for Tri-City in a 59-second span early in the second, putting the Storm up by three.  Linus Weissbach also [Read More...]


Storm Legend: Bob Haller

9/22/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Bus Driver starts 17th season and relives best memoriesDavid Fine//Kearney, Neb. – 17,775 miles is nearly 3/4ths of the way around the earth. It’s also the number of miles the Tri-City Storm travelled on its Navigator team bus to away rinks during the 2015-16 season, all traversed on the [Read More...]


Storm releases Opening Night Roster

9/21/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. - The defending Clark Cup Champion Tri-City Storm has released its Opening Night roster for the 2016-17 season, consisting of 15 forwards, eight defenseman and two goalies. The Storm opens the season at Lincoln this Friday, September 23 at 7:35 p.m. and goes to Sioux Falls on September [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 17, No. 1

9/19/2016 - Posted by David Fine

The defending Clark Cup Champion Tri-City Storm opens the 2016-17 regular season at Lincoln this Friday, September 23 at 7:35 p.m. Tri-City is at Sioux Falls to take on the Stampede September 24 at 7:05 p.m. Both games can be heard on The Breeze 94.5 FM. After the first two regular season games, the [Read More...]


Storm names Jack McNeely 2016-17 Captain

9/19/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt has named returning defenseman Jack McNeely the Captain of the 2016-17 Tri-City Storm. McNeely, 19, is the second-oldest player on Tri-City. Committed to Minnesota State, McNeely has played 77 games (14 playoff) with the [Read More...]


Storm gives away free season tickets Oct. 6

9/16/2016 - Posted by David Fine

    Storm gives away free season tickets Oct. 6 FOUR LUCKY FANS WILL WIN AT GAME VS. GB   Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has announced it will give away a free season ticket to four lucky fans during its home game on [Read More...]


STORM AND VEC COMMENCE SEARCH FOR NEW PRESIDENT OF BUSINESS OPERATIONS

9/16/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm and Viaero Center are commencing a national search for a new President of Business Operations.  As owner Kirk Brooks reflected, “I have always considered the Viaero Center and Tri-City Storm as part of the fabric and identity of Kearney and the Tri-City area.  Our [Read More...]


Storm completes perfect Fall Classic

9/10/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Ralston, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm used balanced scoring to complete a perfect Fall Classic, defeating the Waterloo Black Hawks, 5-2, Saturday at Ralston Arena’s Auxiliary Rink. The Storm won all three of its preseason tournament games in Ralston. Five players – Paul Washe, Wyatt Bongiovanni, [Read More...]


Newcomers guide Storm to 3-2 win

9/9/2016 - Posted by David Fine

  Ralston, Neb. – Three first-year Storm players scored, leading the Storm to a 3-2 win against the Team USA U18s Saturday at Ralston Arena.  Wyatt Bongiovanni tallied the [Read More...]


Kelleher dominates Lancers, Storm wins, 5-3

9/8/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Ralston, Neb. – Charlie Kelleher had four points, helping the Tri-City Storm defeat the Omaha Lancers, 5-3, in its first game of the 2016 Fall Classic Thursday at Ralston Arena. The Storm trailed, 2-0, before Kelleher (2g, 2a) went into action midway into the second. The 19-year-old assisted on the [Read More...]


Ben Gordon accepts position at Minnesota

9/7/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Former Storm Assistant Coach Ben Gordon has accepted the Assistant Director of Hockey Operations position at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. Gordon, 31, was one of two Storm assistants during the 2015-16 season and coached the team to its first Clark Cup. The native of [Read More...]


Storm adds D Carson Vance from Dubuque

9/5/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has acquired defenseman Carson Vance from the Dubuque Fighting Saints in exchange for a fifth round pick in Phase II of the 2017 USHL Draft, Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Monday. The 20-year-old brings two full seasons of USHL experience to [Read More...]


Des Moines bests Storm in two scrimmages

9/4/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Omaha, Neb. – The Des Moines Buccaneers bested the Tri-City Storm in a pair of preseason scrimmages Saturday at Ralston Arena’s Auxiliary Rink. Tri-City fell, 2-0, in the morning contest. In the afternoon session, the Storm scored the first goal but yielded the last four goals and lost, 4-1.The [Read More...]


Storm blows up Stars, 8-0, in preseason opener

9/2/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Adam Goodsir had a hat trick and four points in his debut, David Tomeo delivered a 24-save shutout and the Tri-City Storm trounced the Lincoln Stars, 8-0, to open up the preseason Friday at the Viaero Center.  The Storm scored three goals in the second and five in [Read More...]


Preseason Game 1 vs. Lincoln Preview

9/2/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm and the Lincoln Stars clash for a preseason game at the Viaero Center on Friday, September 2 at 7:05 p.m. Friday’s tilt is the Storm’s first game since winning the Clark Cup Championship in May. Tickets at the Viaero Center are $5 for the public and free for season [Read More...]


Storm adds Mike Riley to staff

8/31/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has hired Mike Riley as a video producer for the 2016-17 season. Riley will be in charge of creating, producing and editing videos for the Storm’s YouTube Page as well as helping with video elements for the Storm’s in-game production.“I am so excited for this [Read More...]


Single game tickets on sale now

8/30/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Single-game tickets for the Tri-City Storm’s regular season home schedule are on sale now at the Viaero Center Box Office. The home schedule features 30 dates and begins with Championship Night, presented by Viaero Wireless, on Friday, September 30 at 7:05 p.m. against Sioux City. [Read More...]


Storm names Matt Stewart Assistant Coach

8/29/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has named Matt Stewart Assistant Coach, Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Monday. Stewart, 25, comes to the Storm after serving as an assistant in 2015-16 at Lawrence University, a NCAA Division III school in Appleton, Wisconsin that competes in [Read More...]


Storm releases 2016-17 Promotional Schedule

8/24/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm is excited to announce the 2016-17 Promotional Schedule, featuring 30 home dates, great giveaways and a very special home opener.Coming off a 2016 Clark Cup Championship, Tri-City kicks off the season with Championship Night on September 30 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Sioux [Read More...]


Storm picks up Bongiovanni from Des Moines

8/19/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has acquired forward Wyatt Bongiovanni from the Des Moines Buccaneers in exchange for forward Collin Rutherford and a second round, Phase I draft pick in the 2017 USHL Draft, Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt announced Friday.  [Read More...]


Free car, vacations up for grabs at Golf Classic

8/18/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm and Midway Auto Dealerships have teamed up to bring five prizes, including a free 2016 Jeep Cherokee, to any player that hits a hole in one at the Storm’s 2016 Golf Classic on Friday, August 26 at Awarii Dunes in Axtell, Nebraska.The Golf Classic gives fans a [Read More...]


Tri-City Storm looking for Assistant Coach

8/18/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm is searching for an Assistant Coach for the 2016-17 season. All interested applicants should email Storm Head Coach and General Manager Bill Muckalt atbillm@stormhockey.com.The Storm won its first Clark Cup in 2015-16, leading the postseason with the [Read More...]


Vote now on the top three | #StormTop10

8/17/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – A fan vote will determine the top three of the #StormTop10, the best Tri-City plays and feats during the 2015-16 Clark Cup Championship season.The vote lasts through Tuesday, August 16. The plays will be revealed from #3 to #1 starting on Wednesday, August 17. Number 2 and 1 will be [Read More...]


Storm sets 2016 Fall Classic Schedule

8/16/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm will travel to Ralston Arena, home of the Omaha Lancers, for three preseason games September 8-10, 2016 as part of the 2016 Fall Classic. The Storm opens the Fall Classic on September 8 at 8:00 p.m. against the Omaha Lancers. Last season, Tri-City defeated Omaha in [Read More...]


Tri-City hosts preseason game Sept. 2 vs. LIN

8/9/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has announced it will host a preseason game on Friday, September 2 at 7:05 p.m. against the Lincoln Stars, the first Storm game since Tri-City won the Clark Cup.Tickets go on sale at the Viaero Center Box Office this Friday, August 12 at 11:00 a.m. The game is free [Read More...]


Celebrate the 17th year of Tri-City Storm hockey by becoming a season ticket holder for as low as $12.50/game!

8/7/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Celebrate the 17th year of Tri-City Storm hockey by becoming a season ticket holder for as low as $12.50/game!  VIEW 2016-17 SEASON TICKET HOLDER PDF FORM Pricing fits! We're proud to announce that our season ticket prices will remain the same! Our goal is to continue to [Read More...]


Storm's 2016-17 schedule released

7/26/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The USHL has announced the Tri-City Storm’s full regular season schedule and the Storm will raise its 2015-16 Clark Cup Champions banner on Friday, September 30 vs. Sioux City at 7:05 p.m. The home opener features special promotions and giveaways that will be announced at a later [Read More...]


Storm home opener vs. SC on Sept. 30

7/25/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm will raise its 2015-16 Clark Cup Champions banner on Friday, September 30, 2016 vs. Sioux City at 7:05 p.m.The home opener features special promotions and giveaways that will be announced at a later date. The Storm’s full schedule will be released on Wednesday, [Read More...]


Foskey named to USA's Five Nations Roster

7/15/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. –Tri-City Storm defenseman Jace Foskey has been named to USA Hockey Under-17 Select Team that will compete at the Under-17 Five Nations Tournament August 9-13. Foskey, 16, participated in the Storm’s Tryout Camp in June and was the Tri-City’s Phase I first-round pick in the 2016 USHL [Read More...]


Storm Alumni sign ECHL Contracts for 2016-2017

7/15/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Former Tri-City Storm players Kenny Brooks, Simon Denis and Bill Eiserman have signed contracts in the ECHL. The three were teammates on Tri-City in 2010-11. Brooks has signed with the Atlanta Gladiators, the ECHL affiliate of the Boston Bruins. The 24-year-old forward played for the [Read More...]


Washe, Mcneely announce commitments

7/6/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm forward Paul Washe has announced his commitment to Western Michigan University and defenseman Jack McNeely has committed to play at Minnesota State University. Each played in the Clark Cup playoffs for the Storm and are expected to return this season.Washe, 17, was the [Read More...]


Allison drafted in 2nd round by Philadelphia

6/25/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Buffalo, N.Y. – Tri-City Storm forward Wade Allison was selected in the second round, no. 52 overall by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 2016 NHL Draft Saturday at the First Niagara Center. The Clark Cup MVP led the USHL with nine playoff goals and was second with 16 postseason points. In three Clark [Read More...]


Brandon Duhaime drafted by Wild in 4th round

6/25/2016 - Posted by David Fine

         Buffalo, N.Y. – Tri-City Storm forward Brandon Duhaime was selected by the Minnesota Wild in the fourth round, No. 106 overall, at the 2016 NHL Entry Draft Saturday at the First Niagara Center. A midseason acquisition from the Chicago Steel, Brandon Duhaime quickly established a physical, [Read More...]


Avalanche pick Clurman in 6th round

6/25/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Buffalo, N.Y. – Storm defenseman Nate Clurman was selected in the sixth round, No. 161 overall by the Colorado Avalache in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft Saturday at the First Niagara Center. Clurman, 18, was a member of the Storm’s affiliate list in 2015-16 and played the last three seasons for the [Read More...]


A motto helped lift Clark Cup MVP Allison

6/24/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – It’s the first day of the NHL Draft and it’s tough to label how far Storm forward Wade Allison has come in about half a year. After an overtime loss to the Sioux Falls Stampede November 14, the right winger had one goal and one assist. Tri-City had won five of its first 15 games and [Read More...]


Limoges ready to lead in second season

6/23/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Sitting in the chilly Las Vegas Ice Center during Tri-City Storm Main Camp, forward Alex Limoges kept his usual calmness and wore a deep smile. He put on his Storm jersey for the first time in a month, reflecting on the last time he wore number “26”. “Every morning I wake up and say [Read More...]


Playoff success prepared college-bound Meyer

6/22/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Forward Carson Meyer sets individual goals at the beginning of each season, establishing a number of goals, assists and skill traits he hopes to improve on. “This year I didn’t only reach them, I did way better I thought I would,” Meyer revealed. “I developed this season far more [Read More...]


Physical Duhaime brought Storm needed edge

6/21/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – One day before the Storm opened the 2016 Clark Cup Final, Tri-City Storm forward Carson Meyer grinned when asked about linemate and friend Brandon Duhaime.“He rattles everybody that’s out there on the other team,” Meyer explained. “I know if anybody tries anything with me … he’ll [Read More...]


Dominant runs define Kielly's season

6/20/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Goaltender Jake Kielly became the Storm’s steady rock in 2015-16, leading Tri-City to its first Clark Cup with arguably two of the greatest goaltending stretches in club history. In the first run, from December 29 – March 25, the Clarkson commit did not lose in regulation. Next, [Read More...]


Balanced scoring leads Team Black, 7-3

6/18/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Las Vegas, Nev. – A four-goal second period lifted Team Black to a 7-3 win over Team White in its final all-star game at 2016 Main Camp.Four players scored for Black in the second: Alex Limoges, Charlie Kelleher, Nick Altmann and Ronnie Attard. Brian Hawkinson, James Sotiroff and Attard tallied in [Read More...]


Storm All-Star rosters ready for final games

6/17/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Las Vegas, Nev. – The Tri-City Storm is down to a pair of teams in its 2016 Main Camp heading into its two all-star games. Each team features X players. There are 24 forwards, 12 defensemen and four goalies. Ten returners from last season’s Clark Cup championship team remain. The first All-Star game [Read More...]


Team Black storms Team White, 6-2

6/17/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Las Vegas, Nev. – The Tri-City Storm held its first all-star game at 2016 Main Camp and Team Black defeated Team White, 6-2, Friday at the Las Vegas Ice Center. The final game of Main Camp is tomorrow, Saturday, June 18 at noon central.Charlie Kelleher scored two goals and three points for Team [Read More...]


Storm rosters set for Main Camp

6/15/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Las Vegas, Nev. – The Tri-City Storm has named its four remaining teams for its 2016 Tryout Camp. Of the 77 players, there are 41 forwards, 24 defensemen and 12 goalies. Ten players currently at camp are returners from last season’s 2016 Clark Cup championship team.The remainder of Tryout Camp is [Read More...]


Storm prepares for 2016 Main Camp

6/10/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Las Vegas, Nev. – The defending Clark Cup champion Tri-City Storm prepares to evaluate potential players for the 2016-17 season with the team’s annual Main Camp from June 12-18 at the Las Vegas Ice Center.The week-long event consists of returning players, affiliate players from 2015-16, players [Read More...]


Relive all of the moments from the Storm's 2016 Clark Cup Championship Season

5/23/2016 - Posted by David Fine

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Weekly Release, Vol. 16, No. 33

5/23/2016 - Posted by David Fine

The Tri-City Storm secured its first Clark Cup with a three-game sweep of the Dubuque Fighting Saints in the Clark Cup Final. At 9:47 p.m. on May 20, 2016, the final horn sounded, securing a 4-1 Tri-City victory and sending the sell-out crowd at the Viaero Center into pandemonium. Led by Jake Kielly [Read More...]


Storm captures first Clark Cup, sweeps Dubuque with 4-1 win in Game 3

5/20/2016 - Posted by David Fine

    Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm won its first Clark Cup with a 4-1 win over the Dubuque Fighting Saints in Game 3 of the Clark Cup Final Friday at the Viaero Center. The sell-out crowd at the Viaero Center [Read More...]


Storm Game 3 Clark Cup Final Preview vs. Dubuque

5/19/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm is home for Game 3 of the Clark Cup Final looking to close out the Dubuque Fighting Saints at the Viaero Center on Friday, May 20 at 7:05 p.m. The Storm leads its best-of-five series, 2-0, and outscored Dubuque, 9-3, in a pair of games at the Mystique Community Ice [Read More...]


Weekly Release, Vol. 16, No. 32

5/16/2016 - Posted by David Fine

The Tri-City Storm is one win away from capturing its first Clark Cup and readies for a pair of home games leading the Dubuque Fighting Saints, 2-0, in the best-of-five Clark Cup Final.Over the weekend, Dan Labosky recorded six points to become the Storm’s all-time postseason assists and points [Read More...]


Allison, Labosky dominate Saints as Storm seizes 2-0 lead

5/14/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Dubuque, Iowa. – Dan Labosky had four points and Wade Allison had three, lifting the Tri-City Storm to a 4-2 win and a 2-0 series edge against the Dubuque Fighting Saints in Game 2 of the Clark Cup Final Saturday at the Mystique Community Ice Center. The Storm is one win away from its first the [Read More...]


Allison's historic night rams Dubuque, 5-1

5/13/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Tri-City takes 1-0 edge in FinalDubuque, Iowa –Wade Allison tied a Tri-City Storm single-game postseason record with four points and the club ripped five goals in the third period to take a 1-0 series edge over the Dubuque Fighting Saints in the Clark Cup Final, 5-1, Friday at the Mystique Community [Read More...]


Captain Tory Dello earns Curt Hammer Award

5/12/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm Captain Tory Dello has won the Curt Hammer Award for the 2015-16 season, the United States Hockey League announced Friday. The award is presented annually to the USHL player “who distinguishes himself both on and off the ice by demonstrating outstanding performance [Read More...]


Clark Cup Final Preview: Defense + Goaltending

5/12/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm and Dubuque Fighting Saints boast the two best defenses in the Clark Cup Playoffs and face off in the best-of-five Clark Cup Finals. The Storm is seeking its first Clark Cup and is in the final round for the second time. The Storm is allowing 2.0 goals/game, which [Read More...]


Clark Cup Final Preview: Offense

5/12/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm and the Dubuque Fighting Saints are the top offensive teams in the USHL playoffs and meet in the best-of-five Clark Cup Finals. The Storm is seeking its first Clark Cup and is in the final round for the second time. Game 1 of the Clark Cup Finals is Friday, May 13 [Read More...]


Clark Cup Final Preview: History

5/11/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm and the Dubuque Fighting Saints square off in the best-of-five Clark Cup Finals. The Storm is seeking its first Clark Cup and is in the final round for the second time. The series is the first time Tri-City and Dubuque meet in the Clark Cup Playoffs.Game 1 of the [Read More...]


USHL announces 2016 Clark Cup Final schedule

5/11/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm has advanced to the Clark Cup Final for the second time in club history and faces the Eastern Conference’s Dubuque Fighting Saints in a best-of-five series.The Storm’s run has included a measure of revenge in both series. In the opening round, the Storm swept Sioux [Read More...]


Storm advances to Clark Cup Final

5/10/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm slammed the Waterloo Black Hawks, 5-3, in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals to advance to the Clark Cup Finals for the first time since 2004 on Tuesday at the Viaero Center.Jake Wahlin had the Storm’s last two goals and Tri-City overcame a 2-1 deficit by [Read More...]


Game 5 Western Conference Finals Preview: Waterloo at Tri-City

5/10/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Tri-City Storm hosts a do-or-die Game 5 of the Clark Cup Western Conference Finals at the Viaero Center on Tuesday, May 10 at 7:05 p.m. The Storm and Hawks have split the first four games, with each team taking one at home and one on the road. Tuesday's winner advances to the [Read More...]


Black Hawks defeat Storm, 7-4, in Game 4

5/7/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Deciding game in Kearney on Tuesday, May 10Kearney, Neb. – Four Tri-City Storm forwards scored, but the Waterloo Black Hawks scored four in the third to defeat the Storm, 7-4, and tie the Western Conference Finals series at two. Nick Swaney had a hat trick and four points for Waterloo.The decisive [Read More...]


Kielly dominates Black Hawks, 3-0

5/6/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Storm leads best-of-five, 2-1Kearney, Neb. – Tri-City Storm netminder Jake Kielly made a playoff-best 41 saves for his third postseason shutout and the Storm followed his lead, seizing a 2-1 series lead with a 3-0 win over the Waterloo Black Hawks Friday at Young Arena.  Kielly’s mastery started [Read More...]


Hottest Ticket in Town: Viaero Center in 2016

3/18/2016 - Posted by David Fine

Kearney, Neb. – The Viaero Center continues to bring fans into the gates, from Tri-City Storm hockey, to exciting concerts and even the television show “So You Think You Can Dance”.In the first three months of 2016, the Storm has had three sell-out crowds. The Viaero Center also hosted country music [Read More...]


 
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