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Passion, drive to succeed puts Kenai's Zulkanycz in USHL

In order to make the United States Hockey League, the top junior league in the country, a player has to be driven to succeed.In the case of 2012 Kenai Central graduate Zack...
Brown and Gold Game: Fans get close look at Bears

The Brown and Gold Game is an annual chance for fans to get a sneak peek at the current season's edition of the Kenai River Brown Bears. Friday, that peek was more up close and personal than ever at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex.
Wasilla's Schachle, Fletcher could be reunited with Brown Bears

WASILLA - Tanner Schachle and Colton Fletcher grew up playing hockey together. The duo skated through the youth and comp ranks before playing two seasons of high school hockey together with the Wasilla Warriors.
Brown Bears take 9 at NAHL draft

North Star Conference fans will need no introduction to two of the top three picks by the Kenai River Brown Bears in the North American Hockey League Draft on Tuesday.
Brown Bears hire assistant; Chavez makes USHL

The Kenai River Brown Bears have announced Rory Dynan will fill the final assistant coaching position. Dynan fills an opening created when Steve Murphy left to pursue other opportunities early in the offseason.
Brown Bears accrue postseason awards

After another season that saw the Kenai River Brown Bears nearly break through with a playoff series win, the North American Hockey League postseason awards have begun to be handed out, a few of them bearing the names of Kenai River players.
Brown Bears ready for second half of season

Last season, the Kenai River Brown Bears went into the holiday break with a 12-12-4 record. All season, then-head coach Oliver David had preached patience, saying the young team would mature in the second half.
Jackstadt finds way to UAA

Former Kenai River Brown Bear forward Alex Jackstadt committed on Saturday to play at the University of Alaska Anchorage. Jackstadt, who played for East High School in Anchorage, currently plays for the Fargo (N.D.
Bears' Bushey talks about brief tour in USHL

Brief tours in Iowa typically signal a budding run for president, but all Kenai River Brown Bears defenseman Jake Bushey is trying to do is get a Division I hockey scholarship. From Oct. 19 to Nov.
Bears trade LeLievre for Purcell

The Kenai River Brown Bears traded forward Brad LeLievre to the Corpus Christi (Texas) IceRays for forward Eric Purcell on Tuesday.


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