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With roster finally (probably, mostly) set, Brown Bears set to face Wilderness

Two things have characterized the Kenai River Brown Bears through 12 games of a 60-game season - constant roster turnover and up-and-down play on the ice.
Butcher commits to DI school

Kenai River Brown Bears forward Alec Butcher verbally committed to Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Conn., Monday, becoming the second player on the team to earn a Division I commitment this season.
Jackstadt-Karlsson-Butcher line shines for Brown Bears

Uppsala, Sweden, sits at 59.9 degrees north latitude. Anchorage sits at 61.2 degrees north latitude. You could practically draw a line between the two cities, so Kenai River Brown Bears coach Oliver David has done just that.
NAHL expands into new markets: Teams from California, British Columbia join Brown Bears in West Division

Six new teams will join the North American Hockey League for the 2010-11 season. Two of the new teams -- the Fresno (Calif.) Monsters and Dawson Creek (British Columbia) Rage -- will join Kenai River, Fairbanks, Alaska and Wenatchee (Wash.) in the West Division.
Avalanche owner to sell team

The Kenai River Brown Bears could be losing one of their primary rivals, as the future of the Palmer-based Alaska Avalanche is very much in doubt. In mid-February, Avalanche owner Mark Lee announced he intends to sell the team, but hopes to see the organization stay in the Valley.
Murphy to go to UAA; Muller signs with UW-River Falls

Sean Muller and Bubby Murphy added themselves to a list of Kenai River Brown Bears players that have committed to college, raising this year's number of commitments to nine.
Brown Bears make roster changes

The Kenai River Brown Bears are becoming a popular destination for North American Hockey League players, partly due to the way the central Kenai Peninsula community treats the players.
Wild rally in OT against Brown Bears

Lately, the Kenai River Brown Bears just can't seem to close out a game when they have a lead in the third period.
Bears' Butcher named NAHL Forward of Month

Alec Butcher of the Kenai River Brown Bears was named the Easton Hockey North American Hockey League Forward of the Month on Monday by the league.
SoHi's Blackburn to take talents to Air Force Academy

In becoming one of the top volleyball, basketball and track and field athletes in the state while maintaining a 4.08 grade-point average, Soldotna senior Paige Blackburn has proven she can rise to challenges.


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