Grizzlies Win Fifth Straight Home Opener, 6-1 over Wausau

ROCHESTER, MN – It’s starting to become a tradition at the Rochester Recreation Center. The Rochester Grizzlies, for the fifth straight year, have won their home opener. Friday night’s game was a dominant victory over Central Division rival Wausau Cyclones, 6-1. The Grizzlies have now scored 20 goals in their first three games. Rochester and […]

Austin Meers Named Bauer NA3HL Central Star of the Week

ROCHESTER, MN: The North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL) today announced the Divisional Stars of the Week presented by Bauer Hockey for the week ending September 11, 2022. The Divisional Stars of the Week is an award given each week of the regular season to the top-performing players in each of the five divisions of […]

Matthew Shaw Announces Commitment to Marian University

ROCHESTER, MN –The Rochester Grizzlies, proud members of the North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL) are pleased to share that defensemen Matthew Shaw has announced his commitment to continue his education and play NCAA Division III hockey at Marian University. A native of White Lake, Michigan, Shaw (20) joined the Grizzlies during the 2021-22 season […]

Jake Laurila Announces Commitment to UW-Eau Claire

ROCHESTER, MN –The Rochester Grizzlies, proud members of the North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL) are pleased to share that defensemen Jake Laurila has announced his commitment to continue his education and play NCAA Division III hockey at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. A native of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Laurila, 20, started the 2021-22 season with […]

Grizzlies Announce Front Office Changes, Welcome Jacob Holmes

ROCHESTER, MN – The 2022 Fraser Cup Champion Rochester Grizzlies would like to formally welcome Jacob Holmes to the organization as Director of Business Operations and have announced that Jarred Becker will take over as Director of Operations/Media Relations for the Grizzlies. Originally from Fayetteville, North Carolina, Jacob Holmes spent most of his childhood in Anoka, […]

Former Grizzly Signs Pro Contract with Tohoku Free Blades

ROCHESTER, MN – Yotaro Nakadate, a member of the 2020-21 Grizzlies Team, has signed a pro contract with the Tohoku Free Blades of the Asia League Ice Hockey. A native of Morioka, Japan, Nakadate joined the Grizzlies during the 2020-21 and was a big part of the solid defensive unit for the team. In his first […]

Kyle Bauer Signs NAHL Tender with Anchorage

ROCHESTER, MN – Rochester Grizzlies Forward, Kyle Bauer, has signed an NAHL Tender with the Anchorage Wolverines. The Wolverines compete in the Mid-West Division of the NAHL and play out of Ben Boeke Ice Arena, in Anchorage, Alaska. Bauer will be joining Grizzlies teammate Layten Liffrig in Anchorage as Liffrig signed his Tender Agreement in […]

Multiple Grizzlies Honored in NA3HL Division Awards

ROCHESTER, MN-  The North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL) has announced its award winners for the 2021-22 All-Divisional Teams, as well as divisional awards for Organization of the Year, Rookie of the Year, Community Service, Leadership, Academic Awards as voted by the league’s coaches, based upon performance during the 2021-22 season. Forwards, Kyle Bauer and […]

Layten Liffrig Signs NAHL Tender with Anchorage

ROCHESTER, MN – Rochester Grizzlies Forward, Layten Liffrig, has signed an NAHL Tender with the Anchorage Wolverines. The Wolverines compete in the Mid-West Division of the NAHL and play out of Ben Boeke Ice Arena, in Anchorage Alaska. Liffrig will be joining former Grizzlies Collin Pederson, Shane Soderwall, and coach Mike Aikens for the beginning of […]

Ben Oakland Signs NAHL Tender With Wilderness

ROCHESTER, MN- Fraser Cup MVP, Ben Oakland has signed an NAHL Tender with the Minnesota Wilderness. The Wilderness competes in the Mid-West Division of the NAHL and plays out of Northwoods Credit Union Arena in Cloquet, MN. Since joining the Grizzlies late in the season, Oakland became a key piece in the Grizzlies Fraser Cup Championship […]