Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas Yadaa.at Kalé hockey team will be resuming holiday play on the road. The Crimson Bears (2-1) travel to Railbelt Conference rivals Homer on Thursday and Friday, and Kenai on Saturday. Their first home series is against Kodiak Dec. 10-11 (7:30 p.m.) at Treadwell Arena. A slideshow from last weeks inter-squad scrimmage is below.
The Crimson Bears initial roster includes seniors Colton Johns (D), Joey Meier (F), Fin Shibler (F), Sam Bovitz (F), Andre Peirovi (F), Illya Wallace (F), Dylan Murdoch (D), Cody Kesselring (F), Kyla Bentz (F), Jack Cisney (F) and Cody Roomsburg (D); juniors Brayden Baxter (G), Karter Kohlhase (F), Brandon Campbell (D), Adian Kovach (F), Anna Dale (F), Gabe Hansen (D), Ian Murphy (G), Minta Schwartz (F), Bailey Hansen (F), Lake Bartlett (F), Arvid Bush (F), Tommy Pearson (F) and Lydia Ploof (G); sophomores Ian Moller (D), Caden Johns (F), Xavier Melancon (F), Sonny Monsef (D), Mason Sooter (G), Camden Kovach (D), Brenden West (F), Dane Pederson (D), Macabee Brna (F) and Kelton Griffith (F); and freshmen Caleb Friend (G), Emilio Holbrook (F), Dylan Sowa (F), Angel Aranda-Jackson (F), Ike Puustinen (F), Lukę Bovitz (F), Zander Smith (D) and Matt Plang (F).
Head coach is Luke Adams, assistant coaches include goalie coach Pete Sommers, varsity assistant Matt Boline, varsity assistant Mike Bovitz, varsity assistant Jay Lloyd, and junior varsity coach Dave Kovach.
After hosting Kodiak Dec. 10-11, the Crimson bears play against Soldotna at Kenai, Jan. 6-7; at Kenai, Jan. 8; host Palmer, Jan. 13-14; host Tri-Valley at Treadwell, Jan. 17 (Varsity), Jan. 18-19 (JV); play West, Jan 19 at Anchorage’s Ben Boeke, play South, Jan. 20 at Ben Boeke, play Dimond, Jan. 21 at Ben Boeke; host Houston, Jan. 28 and Jan. 29 (Senior Night).