We had over 1,000 attendees and raised over $3,000 for the Stick it to Cancer fund. All proceeds will be donated to the local From the Heart Organization which raises fund for local families dealing with the disease. Their 7th annual From the Heart Half Marathon and 5k will be held on May 2nd 2015. Check out their website for more details.
Additionally, Mike Oldenburg from Oldenburg Photography was on hand and took dozens of great photographs which you can view and purchase on his website. Simply click on the online ordering link to view the Blades Hockey January 16, 2015 gallery.
Blades Forward Clayton Huss - Pleasant Hill, IA. Four Assists againts the Owls.
The Blades lost 7-1 to the first place Ice Hawks on "Stick it to Cancer" night Jan. 16th. Jaeger Zwygart scored the lone goal for the Blades - the defenseman's 4th of the season.
The Blades rebounded on Sunday Jan. 18th against the Minnesota Owls with a 10-0 shut out. Forward Jacob Shannon, who joined the team in December remained hot with a hat trick giving him 12 goals on the season. Josh Beatty picked up the shutout in net.
The Blades travel to Isanti on Sunday January 25th to play the Owls in a make up game that was originally scheduled for November 30th.
Next up: The Blades travel to the Dells to take on the Ducks in a three game road series. The Ducks are in third place in the Minnesota division while the Blades remain in fourth place trailing by 6 points. League Standings.
Forward Soren Colstrup - Owatonna, MN
Colstrup was called up to the Coulee Region Chill of the Tier II NAHL on January 14th. Colstrup, a native of Owatonna, MN (Ellendale) will be working to make the final playoff roster for the Chill as the final rosters are locked in the first week of February. Soren had 15 points in 11 games with the Blades. He also played two games with the Austin Bruins where he picked up a pair of points.
This week, KRFO/KAT Kountry 105's Roy Koenig talks with Shawn Lapp, the Blades' defenseman from Gap, PA. Also interviews with Blades Head Coach Nick Adamek and Board President Tony Schwichtenberg about the Stick it to Cancer event Friday night. PLAY►
that the Blades will be wearing at home through December. We are taking pre-orders for fan jerseys. Stop by the Merchandise Hut at the games this weekend!
The Blades are looking for volunteer help on game nights. Jobs consist of ticket takers, merchandise and chuck-a-puck, ushers and camera operator. If you are interested in joining our team of volunteers and If you want to be added to the volunteer email list, please contact Josh Kiel at email@example.com or call 507-390-4569. Benefits include taking in any Blades game for free just for being a volunteer! This is the Blades way of saying "Thank You" to those who volunteer.