The Pony Express

Freshman hockey star Ty Tuccitto makes his way to varsity

Freshman Ty Tuccitto plays his team’s rival, Hill Murray at his home ice on Jan. 21. Tuccitto plays forward. He plays a big role in scoring goals.

Stella Bertsch, Field Reporter

November 20, 2019

Boys hockey is well known for maintaining a competitive nature. Playing for a team as notorious as Stillwater, the competition aspect is enviable.  Every year the team is made up of mostly upperclassmen. This season only one freshman made the team: Ty Tuccitto. Tuccitto has played hockey for 10 years. He ...

Boys varsity hockey team sticks to winning season

Junior Cooper Wylie (defenseman) looks down the ice to junior Ryan Roeske (forward) for a possible pass. On Jan. 3, White Bear Lake wins against the boys varsity team 2-1 after a heartbreaking overtime turnout.

Carina Block, Copy Editor

January 19, 2019

The boys varsity hockey team is slashing away at their season with a record of seven wins and four losses. With such a strong winning record, this season could lead the boys to their repeated goal of Conference or State Champions. The boys hockey team has been led by Coach Matt Doman for six cons...

Boys hockey hopes to add banner during youth movement

Boys hockey hopes to add banner during youth movement

Jack Seipel, Social Media Editor

March 2, 2018

The varsity boys hockey team has created waves across the state of hockey this season. Their relentlessness and willingness to win is evident, despite being undersized and inexperienced. Starting out the 2017-2018 season on a six game winning streak has shown that the Ponies’ winning mentality has not disappe...

Hockey matters, but so does the hair

Alternative Copy Story by Jameson Stahl

Jameson Stahl, Online Editor

January 6, 2018

Ponies hockey has been strong on the ice the past three seasons, but that hasn't been the only thing gaining attention.  Hockey hair is one of Minnesota's staples, and the Ponies have been a prominent part of that.  To see examples of lavish hockey hair on this year's team, view the infographic abo...

Figure skaters adjust to reduced ice time

Photo submitted by Amelia DaBruzzi

Katelyn Krech, Student Playlist

January 5, 2018

Winter sports have started and the figure skating team is experiencing new changes.  Last year, they performed at the beginning of each of the boys and girls varsity games.  Now, they perform only at the weekend games, and they stand on the ice at each game while the national anthem plays. Sti...

Boys hockey shares their traditions and superstitions

Alternative copy story by Abby Begin

Aubrey Kelley, Photography Editor

January 2, 2018

High school sports are both physically and mentally demanding; the hours before the big game are nearly as important as the performance itself.  Athletes are often known to practice unique pre-game rituals for good luck. Hours before games in the boys hockey locker room, players can be seen practic...

Underclassmen take over boys hockey team

The Ponies have high hopes for the season, and they aren’t even remotely out of reach. “Our goal is… to win a conference championship...then to win a section championship...and then put ourselves in a place to win a state championship,” Coach Pete Hamilton said. The Ponies have been to state two times in the last three years, so going back to state again this year is not out of the question.

Alyssa Bump, Social Media Editor

November 20, 2017

This year's Stillwater boys hockey season started on Nov. 13.  Stillwater will have its positives and negatives but with the help of the coaches and captain, the team could make it to state. This years team is going to include underclassmen due to the fact that the team lost 13 seniors last year. ...

Boys and girls hockey looks for ground early

Cates #11 looks to continue this winning atmosphere during the 2016-17 season after the overtime goal that brought these ponies to the state tournament last year. “It was such an exciting moment and I hope we can continue that momentum into this season,” senior Parker Dutko says.  (Ann Nash)

Anthony Alvarado, SNO Playlist Editor

November 15, 2016

It seems like many people are roaring about this upcoming hockey season including fans, players and coaches. Coaches are starting to formulate their new plans and approach for the upcoming season, players are anxious to fill the roles of graduated seniors as they get ready for tryouts, and fans are ...

Boys hockey makes State tournament

Travis Johnson

April 7, 2014

The Stillwater boys hockey team made the state tournament for the first time ever this year. They lost both of their games, losing to Edina and Duluth East. It was an impressive showing for Stillwater at section finals, as they beat Hill Murray 1-0 to get into the tournament. Hill Murray was ranked third...

Corbett goes pro with Colorado Avalanche

Photo by Olivia Flicker
On Mar. 1, Corbett's long time hockey dream of making it

Christy Prust

March 29, 2014

From an early age, Cody Corbett has had an undeniable bond with hockey. Like any other child hockey player, his dream was to one day make it to the NHL as a professional hockey player. A pretty big dream for a young kid just learning to lace up his skates, has now become a reality. On March 1, Corbett...

Hockey team played at Minnesota hockey day

Hockey team played at Minnesota hockey day

Brinna Dochniak

January 25, 2014

The Stillwater Ponies were be broadcasted on television once again. The SAHS boys varsity hockey team participated in the festivities of Hockey Day Minnesota this year. Hockey Day Minnesota was be on Jan. 8 in Elk River. The games were be played at the Handke Stadium (The Pit). Four games were played and...

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