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Dane Birks learned to ‘become independent’ through ranching

Pittsburgh Penguins prospect Dane Birks grew up in the small town of Merritt, B.C., where his family had a ...
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Selfless service characterizes Sidney Peters

During the winter months, college hockey players rarely have enough time to sleep. With rigorous academic work, a ...
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’78 blizzard couldn’t freeze the focus at the Beanpot

You have to hand it to the hockey players who lived through the historic Beanpot blizzard. Even when history ...
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CLE teammates have prime perspective on pen-pushers

With AHL teams comprised of North American and overseas players, teammates rarely share much more than a love for the game. ...
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Hughes has a future on both sides of the contract ...

If and when playing does not pan out, working in the front office of a professional sports team ...
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AFA’s Dylan Abood helps MIT’s solar power play

Dylan Abood had more cause for satisfaction on the weekend of Nov. 10 and 11 than the end ...
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Alyssa Holmes: A tale of two Burlingtons

Alyssa Holmes hopes her choice to follow Jim Plumer’s half-joking counsel marks a storybook beginning. The prelude has ...
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Hometown roots remain for South Jersey’s Vasaturo

Charlie Vasaturo grew up in Sewell, N.J., a convenient commute across the river from Philadelphia. As with most people, ...
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Boyhood playmates, college teammates, future business allies?

Sophomore goaltender Peyton Jones and junior defenseman Kevin Kerr grew up in Pennsylvania’s Delaware Valley playing hockey together, ...
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Rappleyea extra Charged as UAH defenseman, pitcher

In late October of 2016, the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians did more than assure vindication for one ...