Hooked - (Stacia Naquin)
Updated: 10/11/2013 - I'm SO CLOSE to being able to do a pull-up. So my trainer introduced something new into my training.
U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. – Air Force senior Jason Torf and junior Cole Gunner both earned Atlantic Hockey Association weekly honors as the Falcons swept Penn State, 5-2 and 3-1, last weekend at the Cadet Ice Arena.
Torf, from Hermosa Beach, Calif., was named the AHA Goalie of the Week, as he stopped 59-of-62 shots to lead Air Force to a sweep of Penn State. His goals against average was 1.50 and save percentage of .952, in the series, allowing just one even strength goal. Torf made 26 saves, in the 5-2 win, on Friday. He then stopped 33 shots, in the 3-1 win, on Saturday. His shutout was broken up with 2:46 left in an extra attacker situation. Torf moved into seventh place on the Air Force career saves list with 2,305 career saves.
Gunner recorded four points (2-2-4) in the sweep of Penn State as he was named the AHA Player of the Week. The Richfield, Minn., native, tied his career high with three points on Friday (1-2-3). He also assisted on the game-winner. Gunner then followed up that performance scoring the game winner to complete the sweep against Penn State on Saturday. The junior forward was also a +2 in the series, tied as the best mark among the forwards, blocked three shots in the series, tied as the most by any Falcon forward, and won 54-percent of his draws.
Air Force continues the home stand with a pair of Atlantic Hockey Association games this weekend. Air Force hosts defending AHA Tournament champion and NCAA qualifier Canisius on Friday, Oct. 25, at 7:05 p.m. MT. The Falcons then host AHA regular-season champion, and NCAA Tournament qualifier, Niagara on Sunday, Oct. 27, at 4:05 p.m. MT
KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.
If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.powered by Disqus
Posted: 08/06/2013 - Even if you don't plan to workout on your vacation, you may be surprised at the calories you're burning without even trying!
Updated: 06/18/2013 - We did a quick helicopter tour of the Black Forest burn area. Someone asked why the video looks shaky.
Updated: 05/20/2013 - Two weekends left to catch one great show!
Updated: 05/14/2013 - I'm still focused on meeting my goal of doing a pull-up. And I'm almost there! But I'm always getting this question: