Tag: Hockey

Former Hill-Murray star Guentzel a Stanley Cup winner with Pittsburgh Penguins

Former Hill-Murray star Guentzel a Stanley Cup winner with Pittsburgh Penguins

| June 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Just five years after skating for Hill-Murray, former Pioneers hockey star Jake Guentzel hoisted the Stanley Cup with the Pittsburgh Penguins June 11 after 2-0 win over the Nashville Predators.

Guentzel and his Pittsburgh Penguins teammates hoisted the Stanley Cup June 11 after a 2-0 defeat of the Nashville Predators. The Penguins rookie center scored five goals and assisted on one in the 4-2 best-of-seven series win.

Continue Reading

Steve Houge retires from archdiocese after 44 years

Steve Houge retires from archdiocese after 44 years

| March 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Steve Houge had a good gig as a twenty-something working in the print shop at St. Thomas College in St. Paul in the early 1970s. Despite having a Catholic employer, he had never heard of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

Continue Reading

Mass for champions

Mass for champions

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt invited the Hill-Murray Pioneers to come for Mass and lunch to celebrate their Class AA state championship.

Continue Reading

News Notes – February 27, 2014

News Notes – February 27, 2014

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

– Rite of Election set for March 9
– Visitation teacher honored by social studies council
– Hill-Murray girls top BSM for state hockey title

Continue Reading

Overheard – February 13, 2014

Overheard – February 13, 2014

| February 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

“[Hockey] was just sacred in my home. When I turn on a hockey game and I hear that sound of the ice . . . it’s transcendent. I always say that hockey is not a sport, it is an art form. It is like a chess game at lightning speed.”

Continue Reading

Minnesota hockey Olympian connects faith and competition

Minnesota hockey Olympian connects faith and competition

| Sue Schulzetenberg-Gully | January 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

In the midst of final preparations for the Olympics, U.S. women’s hockey player Anne Schleper said faith definitely plays a role in her games.

Continue Reading

She shoots, she scores!

She shoots, she scores!

| November 6, 2013 | 1 Comment

Catholic author’s new book, ‘The Catechism of Hockey,’ draws parallels between faith, sport

Continue Reading

St. Thomas hockey: Titles come in threes

St. Thomas hockey: Titles come in threes

| March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

St. Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights celebrate their team’s 5-4 win over Hermantown in the Class A championship game March 9 at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.

Continue Reading

Honoring the champs

Honoring the champs

| April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt shows off a photograph given to him by hockey players at Benilde-St. Margaret’s School

Continue Reading

Hill-Murray School raises $17,000 for Jack Jablonski

Hill-Murray School raises $17,000 for Jack Jablonski

| Theresa Malloy | January 6, 2012 | 2 Comments

VIDEO: Students wear red and white Jan. 6 to support the Benilde-St. Margaret’s hockey player who was paralyzed during a game last week.

Continue Reading

Catholic schools show support, raise funds for paralyzed hockey player

Catholic schools show support, raise funds for paralyzed hockey player

| January 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Catholic school students and staff are donning red and white Friday, Jan. 6 and Monday, Jan. 9 in honor of Benilde-St. Margaret paralyzed hockey player Jack Jablonski.

Continue Reading

Cadets mount comeback to capture hockey title

Cadets mount comeback to capture hockey title

| March 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

Junior forward Andrew Commers scores St. Thomas Academy’s first goal of the Class A championship game against Hermantown.

Continue Reading