Logan Ritchie Commits to St. Lawrence University

The Kenai River Brown Bears of the North American Hockey League (NAHL) are pleased to announce that Top Prospects forward Logan Ritchie has committed to play NCAA Division 1 hockey for St. Lawrence University in the ECAC. Ritchie, 20, just completed his second and final season playing in the NAHL with the Brown Bears. The […]

NAHL Cancels the Remainder of 2019-20 Season

The North American Hockey League (NAHL) has announced that the current 2019-20 season, including the 2020 NAHL Robertson Cup Playoffs and Championship, have all been canceled due to the International medical emergency caused by COVID-19 and pandemic.   Statement from NAHL Commissioner Mark Frankenfeld:   “The NAHL and its Board of Governors did everything in […]

NAHL Pauses Regular Season

Below is the statement from the North American Hockey League: The North American Hockey League (NAHL) has announced today that effective immediateoy all 2019-20 NAHL regular season games have been paused until further notice due to the COVID-19 virus and outbreak. Statement from NAHL Commissioner Mark Frankenfeld: “This is an unprecedented time and situation.  First […]

Quinn’s Hat Trick Helps Complete Sweep

Amarillo 1 @ Kenai River 5 – Jack Quinn notched a hat trick and Landon Pavlisin made 33 saves as the Kenai River Brown Bears completed a sweep of the Amarillo Bulls, winning 5-1. Porter Schachle and Skylar Gutierrez potted the other goals for the Brown Bears in the win. Cody Moline picked up three […]

Brown Bears Back in Win Column With Crucial Victory

Amarillo 2 @ Kenai River 3 – Max Helgeson grabbed a goal and an assist as the Kenai River Brown Bears scored a 3-2 win over the Amarillo Bulls. Max Osborne and Logan Ritchie also scored for the Brown Bears. Adam Szubert and Zach Krajnik each tallied a pair of assists for Kenai River. Niclas […]

Preston Weeks Gets Ready to Set Record

  By Jeff Helminiak, Peninsula Clarion When the Kenai River Brown Bears began play in the 2007-08 season, it was easy to imagine a local player catching on with the team, getting popular in the community, and using the unlikely platform of a team from a tiny town way up in Alaska in the second-best […]

Brown Bears Swept By Magicians

Kenai River 2 @ Minnesota M 5 – Josh Bohlin scored twice and Dysen Skinner made 25 saves as the Minnesota Magicians finished off the sweep of the Kenai River Brown Bears by winning 5-2 on Saturday night. Chris Konin chipped in three helpers while T. J. Sagissor, Trevor Kukkonen and Lucas Kanta all tallied […]

Late Goal Dooms Brown Bears

Kenai River 5 @ Minnesota M 6 – Devlin McCabe scored with just 1:02 remaining in regulation to give the Minnesota Magicians a thrilling 6-5 win over the Kenai River Brown Bears. The Magicians had an early 2-0 lead thanks to goals from Cole Oravitz and Lucas Kanta but the Brown Bears responded with three […]

Ritchie Takes Home Star of the Week Honors

Midwest Division Star of the Week: Logan Ritchie, Forward, Kenai River Brown Bears Kenai River Brown Bears forward Logan Ritchie, 20, put up points in all three games this weekend in a road series against the Janesville Jets. The 5’11/192 lbs. native of O’Fallon, Missouri, put up five points (2 goals, 3 assists) in the […]

Offense Comes Alive as Brown Bears Snap Losing Streak

Kenai River 7 @ Janesville 2 – Max Osborne netted two goals and an assist to lead the Kenai River Brown Bears to a 7-2 win over the Janesville Jets. Lucas Wahlin scored twice as well for the Brown Bears who snapped their five game losing streak in the process. Ryan Green, JJ Boucher and […]