Jaromir Blagr: The Hockey Blog

Check out what's up in Alaska hockey -- we tour the Aces, Zoe Hickel at the Women's World Championship, Brian Cooper headed to the Frozen Four, how Nick Mazzolini's doing in Germany and how UAA's most recent pros are doing in the play-for-pay biz.

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Seawolves coach Matt Thomas will seek an assistant coach to join he and assistant coach Josh Ciocco.Doyle Woody
Ryan and Brandon Cole, sophomore brothers from Anchorage, each delivered an assist in a 5-2 win over Wisconsin-Stevens Point.Doyle Woody
The brothers Cole of Anchorage -- Ryan and Brandon -- will be in the NCAA Division III championship game Saturday for Trinity, which faces Trace Strahle of Anchorage and Wisconsin-Stevens Point.Doyle Woody
Sorenson is coming off a four-year career at Michigan State, where he entered as a true freshman after prepping at Shattuck-St. Mary's in Minnesota.Doyle Woody
As coach Rob Murray keeps moving to strengthen his Alaska Aces team on its playoff push, the club has signed rookie free agent center Slater Doggett, who just closed his major-junior career.Doyle Woody
Idle on Wednesday, the Alaska Aces got some help in their playoff push when Idaho beat Utah, 5-3.Doyle Woody
In Division I, Minnesota State-Mankato junior goaltender Stephon Williams of Fairbanks will be in action, along with Nebraska-Omaha junior defenseman Brian Cooper of Anchorage. In D-III, Ryan and Brandon Cole of Anchorage are playing for Trinity and Trace Strahle of Anchorage plays for Wisconsin-Stevens Point.Doyle Woody
Let's take a lap and see what happened on various rinks Friday.Doyle Woody
Anchorage's Kaitlyn Harding and the Wisconsin women play a Division I national semifinal against Minnesota, and three Alaskan men play in the Division III quarterfinals.Doyle Woody