Jaromir Blagr: The Hockey Blog

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
Bailey, a junior and coveted free agent who will have his choice of NHL teams, is one of the nation's deadliest goal scorers.Doyle Woody
Campeau was a member of championship teams in both the Ontario Hockey League and in Canadian college hockey, and played some pro pucks too.Doyle Woody
Greg Wolfe's indefinite suspension by the ECHL and injuries to Curt Gogol and Felix Poulin mean the Aces will have a significantly altered lineup in Saturday's series finale against Colorado.Doyle Woody
Technically, Alaska Aces blueliner Hayes has been recalled to AHL Chicago, but he Tweeted he is returning to ECHL Missouri. Doyle Woody

Sports

Masters marathoner: Young builds for Boston

After clocking fast times in shorter races despite scant training mileage, 56-year-old Jeff Young of Anchorage increased his workload and enters Monday's Boston Marathon with a chance to be among the top runners in his age group.Doyle Woody

Voices

GOP clown car runs right over Alaskans in oppostion to governor

OPINION: Not even a law to protect Alaska children from sexual assault can penetrate the force field of wretched politics that insulates the Legislature's Republican majority leadership.Shannyn Moore