Category: Sports Writers

Winnipeg Goldeyes Gazette: April Update

The Winnipeg Goldeyes saw some key pieces of last season’s North Division title team depart in the early off-season, but March has seen the club shore up their roster, looking to make a run for the American Association title. The Goldeyes are great at evaluating talent, and the club’s moves in March only help to…

St. Paul Saints Summary: April Update

The St. Paul Saints were building a team ready to dominate in the North Division of the American Association this season. With a beautiful new ballpark and a group of outstanding players joining the club it looked as if they could easily runaway with the division, however, a strange thing happened on their way to…

Trois-Rivieres Aigles Address: Mid-Season Update

With the American Association playing a large number of games against Can-Am League teams, it makes sense to see what it going on in this independent league as well, so the Minor League Sports Report will do a monthly look at each of the off-season moves of the six teams in this league. When the…

Rockland Boulders Buzz: Off-Season Update

With the American Association playing a large number of games against Can-Am League teams, it makes sense to see what it going on in this independent league as well, so the Minor League Sports Report will do a monthly look at each of the off-season moves of the six teams in this league. When the…

Quebec Capitales Chat: Off-Season Update

With the American Association playing a large number of games against Can-Am League teams, it makes sense to see what it going on in this independent league as well, so the Minor League Sports Report will do a monthly look at each of the off-season moves of the six teams in this league. When the…

Sussex County Miners Message: Off-Season Report

With the American Association playing a large number of games against Can-Am League teams, it makes sense to see what it going on in this independent league as well, so the Minor League Sports Report will do a monthly look at each of the off-season moves of the six teams in this league. When the…

Ottawa Champions Courier: Off-Season Report

With the American Association playing a large number of games against Can-Am League teams, it makes sense to see what it going on in this independent league as well, so the Minor League Sports Report will do a monthly look at each of the off-season moves of the six teams in this league. When the…

New Jersey Jackals Journal: Off-Season Update

With the American Association playing a large number of games against Can-Am League teams, it makes sense to see what it going on in this independent league as well, so the Minor League Sports Report will do a monthly look at each of the off-season moves of the six teams in this league. When the…

Fort Wayne Mad Ants’ Poor Shooting Contributes to Loss

In the rematch between the Fort Wayne Mad Ants and Iowa Energy on March 20, the Energy decisively defeated the visiting Mad Ants on their home-court. The final score was 101-77. Willie Reed and Jarnell Stokes shined once again, but this time in a win, putting in 24 points and 20 points respectively. The two also…

Scott Croxall Crowned 2015 Red Bull Crashed Ice Champion

For seven years, Canadian Scott Croxall struggled to live up to the potential so many felt the 24-year-old had, but no more. After several second place finishes in his previous years in the Red Bull Crashed Ice Series the younger Croxall brother reached the pinnacle of the sport, winning the 2015 Red Bull Crashed Ice…

Grant Rollheiser Shutouts Allen, Wichita Thunder Win 4-0

They say that for a team to make a real run in the playoffs they need their goalie to get hot at just the right time. If that is the case then the Wichita Thunder should be in real good shape. Thunder goalie Grant Rollheiser remained hot, shutting out the Allen Americans on route to…

Fort Wayne Mad Ants Dominate in Win Over Iowa Energy

The Fort Wayne Mad Ants defeated the Iowa Energy Tuesday night by a final score of 101-88, putting them one game closer to the division-leading Sioux Falls Skyforce. This game and the rematch on Friday are pivotal for both teams, as they could ultimately determine who goes to the playoffs. The first half went mostly at…

Tulupov Gives Wichita Thunder Needed Victory in OT

With the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL) season rapidly coming to a close, every game is crucial, especially for a team on the outside of the playoff hunt that would very much like to re-insert itself into the conversation. That is where the Wichita Thunder lie, in ninth place in the Western Conference. However, when…

Joplin Blasters Jive: March Update

Entering their inaugural season in the American Association, the Joplin Blasters have methodically been building a team that should be competitive. February and into March has seen the club sign some quality arms, and add two hitters that should help the Blasters live up to their nickname. On Friday the 13th, Joplin signed OF Yasser…

Amarillo Thunderheads Tale: March Update

After finishing in last place in the South Division of the American Association last year it was expected that there would be some changes made to upgrade the team for this season, but the Amarillo Thunderheads have made wholesale changes at a variety of positions looking to reach the top of the league. They have…

Grand Prairie AirHogs Press: March Update

The Grand Prairie AirHogs are watching their South Division rivals lose some key pieces, and have to be thinking that they have a real good shot of making the playoffs in the upcoming American Association season. Their two biggest obstacles, the Wichita Wingnuts and Laredo Lemurs, have seen key pieces depart from the team, and…

Fort Wayne Mad Ants Acquire Jordan Crawford

The Fort Wayne Mad Ants have acquired NBA veteran Jordan Crawford. After passing a physical, he will be able to suit up and play against the Delaware 87ers on Saturday, March 14th. Jordan Crawford started his collegiate career at Indiana University, but transferred to Xavier University for his sophomore season. After two years of college, he…