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Category Archives: Girls

Lady Coyotes coaches committed to improvement

October 23rd, 2015

The Arizona Lady Coyotes 16U and 19U AA teams are working together to progress through the annual grind of a hockey season. With the current season well underway, showing progress and improving on a daily basis is at the top of the to-do lists for Lady Coyotes coaches. While the teams are limited in players,…

Lady Coyotes’ Big Sister/Little Sister program makes memories

September 29th, 2015

Starting in 2014, the Arizona Lady Coyotes implemented a Big Sister/Little Sister program where younger players were paired up with older players to be role models within the organization. The program was so successful that it continues in 2015. “It’s for the younger girls to have someone to call for whatever they need,” Lady Coyotes…

Record number try out for Lady Coyotes

July 22nd, 2015

As their third year draws near, the Arizona Lady Coyotes are working harder than ever to grow the program. Being able to provide a high level of hockey for any girl who wants to participate on an all-female team is the main goal of the Lady Coyotes, so when an overwhelming amount of girls showed…

Lady Coyotes’ 19U AA team wins title

February 25th, 2015

One of the AZ Lady Coyotes mantras is that if you love the game and play hard, the wins will eventually come. With the former locked down, the latter is starting to take place. The Lady Coyotes’ 19U AA club earned the organization’s first tournament championship at this year’s MLK Girls and Women’s Invitational, which was contested last month and hosted by…

Lady Coyotes opening doors for local girls

February 1st, 2015

Kaley Gibson skated out of goal, a dejected owner of a freshly stinging 5-0 loss, but with her sweat-drenched head held high. In the stands, the St. Norbert College coach scouting Gibson had seen enough. Despite the loss, she wanted Gibson between the pipes when the fledgling Green Knights’ women’s NCAA Division III hockey program…

Lady Coyotes discovering love of the game

November 5th, 2014

By Christopher C. Wuensch Brittany Johnson first fell in love with the game of hockey at the age of 9. Now the head coach of the AZ Lady Coyotes’ newest and youngest squad, she’s tasked with spreading that joy. The Lady Coyotes’ dropped the initial puck this summer on its 10U/12U combo house team program…