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Avalanche nip Brown Bears

...Kenai River player in the back, setting off a chain of pushes and shoves. Senkbeil fell to the ice by Kenai River's Matt Thompson, who was called for an infraction along with teammate Bobby Murphy. Zach Smith put Alaska ahead at the 12:11 mark...
Bears collect tough win in Wenatchee

...including 21 saves on 22 shots in the final period. The Brown Bears went up 3-1 with 4:03 left in the game when Matt Thompson scored on assists from Sean Muller and Bobby Murphy. After that, Dahlstrom was put to the test as the Wild spend...
Bears grab crucial points

...Saturday's game saw the Bears lose in extra time as Dawson Creek's Jon Johannesson tallied the game-winner. Matt Thompson scored both of the Bears' goals, coming in the first and second periods. David said the squad showed signs of fatigue...
Bears rookie hits his stride: Frere collects 10 points over final 6 games of road trip

...rookies to struggle -- especially when the year is young. Kenai River coach Oliver David said Frere, who along with Matt Thompson is tied for fifth on the team in points, had scoring opportunities early in the campaign. He didn't convert them...
Bears sweep Monsters

...On Saturday, before 993 fans, Doug Beck scored a hat trick as the Bears took a 3-0 lead in the first period. Matt Thompson and Murphy scored in the first along with Beck, who got his second and third goals in the final period. Persson also...
Dahlstrom's 40 saves lift Bears; Kenai River tops Wenatchee 3-1 to move 3 points from second-place tie in West

...converted," David said. The Brown Bears finish 5-3-1 against the Wild, including 3-0-1 at the sports center. Matt Thompson, on assists from Dahlstrom and Sean Muller, started the scoring for Kenai River in the first period before Ben Carey...
Brown Bears still seek playoff victory

...they can extend the series. "I think we are all confident because we have shown we can beat them here," forward Matt Thompson said. "We feel that if anyone can beat Fairbanks out of our division, it would be us." The Jekyll-and-Hyde-type...
Kenai River eyes future: After winning season, coach anxious to improve on success

...the season to bolster the squad's defense. Other key players whose future has yet to be determined are forwards Matt Thompson, Jesse Ramsey, Bobby Murphy, Alex Frere, Dominic Granato, Shane Topf, Sean Muller, Zack Capozza and Kyle Keenan...
Kenai River Brown Bears return to action

Close friends since second grade, Matt Thompson and Sean Muller stood next to each other in a quiet locker room Thursday. The Kenai River Brown Bears duo was flanked by three...
Brown Bears fall to Jets

...definitely have their peer group in control and on target." David said the Brown Bears still do not know the status of Matt Thompson, who left the first game of the tournament with a possible concussion. The injury forced the Brown Bears to shuffle...


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