2015-16 Schedule/Results

2015-16 Game Schedule: Schedule/Results

 

2015-16 Season Record: 34-11-2 (Home: 18-5-1, Road: 16-6-1) (Pct: 0.745)

2015-16 NA3HL Playoff Record: 6-2-0 (Home: 2-0, Road: 2-0, Silver Cup Tourney: 2-2) (Pct: 0.750)

2015-16 Overall Record: 40-13-2 (Home: 20-5-1, Road: 18-6-1, Neutral: 2-2 at Silver Cup) (Pct: 0.745)

 

Please click on “Results/Story” for Stats/Game Story for each game.

 

2015-16 Regular Season Schedule

Day/Date Game Results/Story  Record
Fri. Sept. 18 vs. Glacier Nationals 12-1 W 1-0 (Home) / 0-0 (Road)
Fri. Sept. 25 @ Yellowstone Quake 4-3 W (OT) 1-0 (Home) / 1-0 (Road)
Sat. Sept. 26 @ Yellowstone Quake 5-1 W 1-0 (Home) / 2-0 (Road)
  Fri. Oct. 2 @ Glacier Nationals 5-1 W 1-0 (Home) / 3-0 (Road)
Sat. Oct. 3 vs. Billings Bulls 4-1 W 2-0 (Home) / 3-0 (Road)
Fri. Oct. 9 vs. Yellowstone Quake 2-1 L 2-1 (Home) / 3-0 (Road)
Sat. Oct. 10 vs. Yellowstone Quake 2-1 L 2-2 (Home) / 3-0 (Road)
Fri. Oct. 16 @ Billings Bulls 7-2 W 2-2 (Home) / 4-0 (Road)
Thurs. Oct. 22 @ Gillette Wild 4-1 W 2-2 (Home) / 5-0 (Road)
Fri. Oct. 23 @ Gillette Wild 5-2 W 2-2 (Home) / 6-0 (Road)
Sat. Oct. 24 vs. Bozeman Ice Dogs 4-3 W (SO) 3-2 (Home) / 6-0 (Road)
Fri. Oct. 30 vs. Helena Bighorns 3-2 W 4-2 (Home) / 6-0 (Road)
Sat.  Oct. 31 @ Helena Bighorns 3-2 L 4-2 (Home) / 6-1 (Road)
Fri. Nov. 6 vs. Gillette Wild  5-2 W 5-2 (Home) / 6-1 (Road)
Sat. Nov. 7 vs. Gillette Wild 4-2 L 5-3 (Home) / 6-1 (Road)
Fri. Nov. 13 @ Helena Bighorns 3-2 W 5-3 (Home) / 7-1 (Road)
Sat. Nov. 14 vs. Billings Bulls 5-0 W 6-3 (Home) / 7-1 (Road)
Fri. Nov. 20 @ Bozeman Ice Dogs 2-1 L 6-3 (Home) / 7-2 (Road)
Sat. Nov. 21 vs. Glacier Nationals 8-2 W 7-3 (Home) / 7-2 (Road)
Wed. Nov. 25 @ Billings Bulls 3-2 W (SO) 7-3 (Home) / 8-2 (Road)
Fri. Nov. 27 @ Glacier Nationals 5-2 W 7-3 (Home) / 9-2 (Road)
Sat. Nov. 28 @ Bozeman Ice Dogs 4-3 L 7-3 (Home) / 9-3 (Road)
Fri. Dec. 4 vs. Helena Bighorns 5-1 W 8-3 (Home) / 9-3 (Road)
Fri. Dec. 11 vs. Glacier Nationals 10-0 W 9-3 (Home) / 9-3 (Road)
Thurs. Dec. 17 NA3HL Showcase  Schwan Super Rink, Blaine, MN
vs. Euless Jr. Stars**(League Press Release)  7-0 W 10-3 (Home) / 9-3 (Road)

 

Game Schedule

Fri. Dec. 18 NA3HL Showcase Schwan Super Rink, Blaine, MN
vs. NA3EHL East

(League Press Release)

3-2 L (OT) 10-3 (Home) / 9-3-1 (Road)

 

Game Schedule

Sat. Dec. 19 NA3HL Showcase Schwan Super Rink, Blaine, MN
vs. Toledo Cherokee**      (League Press Release) 3-2 L (OT) 10-3-1 (Home) / 9-3-1 (Road)

 

Game Schedule

Fri. Jan. 1 @ Gillette Wild 6-1 W 10-3-1 (Home) / 10-3-1 (Road)
Sat. Jan. 2 @ Gillette Wild 4-2 L 10-3-1 (Home) / 10-4-1 (Road)
Fri. Jan. 8 vs. Helena Bighorns 5-1 W 11-3-1 (Home) / 10-4-1 (Road)
Sat. Jan. 9 @ Glacier Nationals 7-1 W 11-3-1 (Home) / 11-4-1 (Road)
Fri. Jan. 15 vs. Bozeman Ice Dogs 3-2 W 12-3-1 (Home) / 11-4-1 (Road)
Sat. Jan. 16 vs. Gillette Wild 2-1 W 13-3-1 (Home) / 11-4-1 (Road)
Sun. Jan. 17 vs. Gillette Wild 4-0 W 14-3-1 (Home) / 11-4-1 (Road)
Fri. Jan. 22 @ Yellowstone Quake 5-3 L 14-3-1 (Home) / 11-5-1 (Road)
Sat. Jan. 23 @ Yellowstone Quake 3-0 L 14-3-1 (Home) / 11-6-1 (Road)
Fri. Jan. 29 @ Bozeman Ice Dogs 3-2 W (OT) 14-3-1 (Home) / 12-6-1 (Road)
Sat. Jan. 30 vs. Bozeman Ice Dogs 2-1 L 14-4-1 (Home) / 12-6-1 (Road)
Thurs. Feb. 4 vs. Billings Bulls 7-3 W 15-4-1 (Home) / 12-6-1 (Road)
Fri. Feb. 12 @ Billings Bulls 6-1 W 15-4-1 (Home) / 13-6-1 (Road)
Sat. Feb. 13 @ Helena Bighorns 2-1 W 15-4-1 (Home) / 14-6-1 (Road)
Mon. Feb. 15 @ NA3HL Top Prospects Tourney Website USA Hockey Arena,  Plymouth, MI
&Frontier vs. South 6-4 W Frontier Frontier WINS 6-4 (Box Score)

Frontier Roster l South Roster

>> NA3HL 18U Selects Black vs. West 3-2 W (SO) Selects Black NA3HL 18U Selects Black WINS 3-2 in shootout (Box Score)

18U Selects Black Roster l West Roster

Tues. Feb. 16 @ NA3HL Top Prospects Tourney Website USA Hockey Arena,  Plymouth, MI
&Frontier vs. West 5-1 W Frontier Frontier WINS 5-1 (Box Score)

Frontier Roster l West Roster

>>18U Selects Black vs. East 7-3 W East East WINS 7-3 (Box Score)

18U Selects Black Roster l East Roster

Wed. Feb. 17 NA3HL Top Prospects Tourney Website USA Hockey Arena,  Plymouth, MI
&Frontier vs. >>18U Selects Black 4-3 W Frontier Frontier WINS 4-3 (Box Score)

Frontier Roster l 18U Selects Black Roster

Fri. Feb. 19 @ Helena Bighorns 3-2 W 15-4-1 (Home) / 15-6-1 (Road)
Sat. Feb. 20 vs. Helena Bighorns 5-1 W 16-4-1 (Home) / 15-6-1 (Road)
Fri. Feb. 26 vs. Billings Bulls 7-1 W 17-4-1 (Home) / 15-6-1 (Road)
Sat. Mar. 5 @ Billings Bulls 9-2 W 17-4-1 (Home) / 16-6-1 (Road)
Fri. Mar. 11 vs. Yellowstone Quake 6-4 W 18-4-1 (Home) / 16-6-1 (Road)
Sat. Mar. 12 vs. Yellowstone Quake 5-4 L 18-5-1 (Home) / 16-6-1 (Road)
End of Regular Season

 

** = Americans serve as the Home Team at the Showcase Tournament. Times are Mountain Standard Time (MST).

>> = NA3HL 18U Selects Black Team (NA3HL Top Prospects Tournament): Americans players include Tanner Congdon & Ricards Bernhards

& = Frontier Team (NA3HL Top Prospects Tournament): Americans players include Brendan Jester, Arseny Ivanov, Josh Larson, Connor Barta, Jake Stephan. Jeff Heimel will coach the team.


 

2016 NA3HL Playoffs: Frontier Divisional Semi-Finals        Best-of-3

2016 NA3HL Frontier Divisional Semi-Finals: TBA WINS SERIES 0-0

#4 Gillette Wild (28-21-0) vs. #1 Yellowstone Quake (37-9-4)
Day/Date Game Results/Story  Location/Record
Thurs. Mar. 17 Gillette @ Yellowstone GIL 6-5 (OT)

GIL WINS 6-5 (OT)

Gillette leads series 1-0

Riley Arena,

Cody, WY

Fri. Mar. 18 Yellowstone @ Gillette YEL 6-4

YEL WINS 6-4

Series Tied 1-1

Spirit Hall Ice Arena,

Gillette, WY

**Sat. Mar. 19 Gillette @ Yellowstone YEL 2-1 (OT)

YEL WINS 2-1 (OT)

Yellowstone WINS SERIES 2-1

Riley Arena,

Cody, WY

** = If Necessary

 


 

2016 NA3HL Playoffs: Frontier Divisional Semi-Finals        Best-of-3

2016 NA3HL Frontier Divisional Semi-Finals: GFA WINS SERIES 2-0

#3 Bozeman Ice Dogs (29-12-8) vs. #2 Great Falls Americans (36-11-2)

Day/Date Game Results/Story  Location/Record
Thurs. Mar. 17 Bozeman @ Great Falls 2-1 W (2 OT)

GFA WINS 2-1 (2OT)

GFA leads series 1-0

Great Falls Ice Plex,

Great Falls, MT

Fri. Mar. 18 Great Falls @ Bozeman 2-1 W

GFA WINS 2-1

GFA WINS series 2-0

Haynes Pavilion,

Bozeman, MT

 

Related Content: 

March 17, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Behind strong goal-tending, Americans primed for playoff run Read Article
March 17, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Johnson lifts Americans in 2OT Read Article
March 18, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Larson scores twice as Americans finish off Ice Dogs Read Article
March 18, 2016: KFBB (ABC/FOX Montana): GF Americans defeat Bozeman Ice Dogs to advance to NA3HL Frontier Division Finals Read Article

 

2016 NA3HL Playoffs: Frontier Divisional Finals       Best-of-3

2016 NA3HL Frontier Divisional Finals: TBA WINS SERIES 0-0

#2 Great Falls Americans (38-11-2) vs. #1 Yellowstone Quake (37-11-4)

Day/Date Game Results/Story  Location/Record
Thurs. Mar. 24 Yellowstone

@ Great Falls

4-1 W

GFA WINS 4-1

GFA leads series 1-0

Great Falls Ice Plex,

Great Falls, MT

Sat. Mar. 26 Great Falls @ Yellowstone 5-4 W

GFA WINS 5-4

GFA WINS Series 2-0

Riley Arena,

Cody, WY

 

 

Related Content:

Series Previews

March 22, 2016: KFBB (ABC/FOX Montana): Americans open Frontier Division Title Series at home on Thursday Read Article/Watch Video

March 23, 2016: KRTV: Athletes of the Week: Great Falls Americans hockey team Read Article/Watch Video
March 24, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Larson, Americans set for Frontier finals against Yellowstone Read Article
Game Articles

 

March 24, 2016: ABC/FOX Montana: Americans Claim Game One of Frontier Divisional Finals Read Article/Watch Video

March 25, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Americans take Game 1 Read Article
March 27, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Americans defeat Quake, win Frontier championship Read Article

 


2016 NA3HL Silver Cup Championship Tournament   (Round Robin Format)

March 30 – April 3, 2016 (Wed. – Sun.), Canlan Ice Arena, Romeoville, Illinois

Website: http://www.na3hl.com/silver-cup/

2016 NA3HL Silver Cup Championship: Great Falls record 2-2

2015-16 NA3HL Playoff Record: 6-2-0

2015-16 Overall Record: 40-13-2 (Home: 20-5-1, Road: 18-6-1. Neutral-Silver Cup Tourney: 2-2-0)


Pool A: #1 North Iowa Bulls, #4 Point Mallard (AL) Ducks, #5 Great Falls Americans, Yellowstone (WY) Quake (2nd Wild Card)

Pool B: #2 Metro (MI) Jets , #3 St. Louis (MO) Jr. Blues, #6 Twin City (MN) Steel, Texas Jr. Brahmas (1st Wild Card)


 

Tournament Pool Play Records

#2 Metro (MI) Jets: 4-0 (Pool B)

#1 North Iowa Bulls: 3-1 (Pool A)

#4 Point Mallard (AL) Ducks: 2-1

#5 Great Falls Americans: 2-2 (Pool A)

#3 St. Louis (MO) Jr. Blues: 1-2

#6 Twin City (MN) Steel: 1-3 (Pool B)

Wild Card #1 Texas Jr. Brahmas: 1-2

Wild Card #2 Yellowstone Quake: 0-3

 


 

Wednesday, March 30th:

Time (MST) Game Results/Story

(Box Score)

3:00PM (MST) (#1 Wild Card) Texas Jr. Brahmas (0-1) vs. #2 Metro Jets (1-0) Metro WINS 7-0
3:30PM (MST) #6 Twin City Steel (0-1) vs. #3 St. Louis Jr. Blues (1-0) St. Louis WINS 4-3
6:00PM (MST) #1 North Iowa Bulls (1-0) def.(#2 Wild Card) Yellowstone Quake (0-1) N. Iowa WINS 6-2
6:30PM (MST) #5 Great Falls Americans (1-0) vs. #4 Point Mallard Ducks (0-1) GFA WINS 2-1

 

Thursday, March 31st:

Time (MST) Game Results/Story

(Box Score)

3:00PM (MST) (#1 Wild Card) Texas Jr. Brahmas (1-1) vs. #3 St. Louis Jr. Blues (1-1) Texas WINS 4-2
3:30PM (MST) #6 Twin City Steel (0-2) vs. #2 Metro Jets (2-0) Metro WINS 2-1
6:00PM (MST) (#2 Wild Card) Yellowstone Quake (0-2) vs. #4 Point Mallard Ducks (1-1) Point Mallard WINS 3-0
6:30PM (MST) #5 Great Falls Americans (1-1) vs. #1 North Iowa Bulls (2-0) North Iowa WINS 4-1

 

Friday, April 1st: 

Time (MST) Game Results/Story

(Box Score)

 3:00PM (MST) #3 St. Louis Jr. Blues (1-2) vs. #2 Metro Jets (3-0) Metro WINS 7-3
3:30PM (MST) (#1 Wild Card) Texas Jr. Brahmas (1-2) vs. #6 Twin City Steel (1-2) Twin City WINS 5-2
6:00PM (MST) #4 Point Mallard Ducks (2-1) vs. #1 North Iowa Bulls (2-1) Point Mallard WINS 4-3
6:30PM (MST) (#2 Wild Card) Yellowstone Quake (0-3) vs. #5 Great Falls Americans (2-1) GFA WINS 8-1

Saturday, April 2nd: 

Time (MST) Game Results/Story

(Box Score)

 1:00PM (MST) #2 Pool B: Twin City (MN) Steel (1-3) vs. #1 Pool A: #1 North Iowa Bulls (3-1) North Iowa WINS 4-3 in Overtime
4:00PM (MST) #2 Pool A: Great Falls Americans (2-2) vs. #1 Pool B: #2 Metro Jets (4-0) Metro WINS 5-4

 

Sunday, April 3rd: 

Time (MST) Game Results/Story

(Box Score)

12:00PM (MST) #2 Metro Jets (4-1) vs. #1 North Iowa Bulls (4-1)

 

North Iowa WINS 4-1

 

Related Content:

 

March 27, 2016: KRTV (CBS Affiliate): Great Falls Americans Schedule for NA3HL Silver Cup (Interview with coach Heimel via phone) Read Article/Watch Video
March 28, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Americans begin Silver Cup quest Wednesday Read Article
March 29, 2016: KRTV (CBS Affiliate): Americans take new mindset to NA3HL Silver Cup in Chicago Read Article/Watch Video
March 29, 2016: KFBB: ABC/FOX Montana: Americans Hope Experience Pays off at Silver Cup Read Article/Watch Video
March 29, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Americans begin Silver Cup Wednesday Read Article
March 31, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Americans win in Chicago, beat Point Mallard Read Article

 

April 1, 2016:Great Falls Tribune: Third-period woes doom Americans, lose to North Iowa Read Article

April 2, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Americans crush Quake, move on to Silver Cup semis Read Article
April 3, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Americans fall in Silver Cup semis, season ends Read Article

 


NA3HL Frontier Division Teams

Click on the Arena link to view information and directions to the ice rink.

Teams Location Arena
Billings Bulls Billings, MT Centennial Ice Arena
Bozeman Ice Dogs Bozeman, MT Haynes Pavilion
Gillette Wild Gillette, WY Spirit Hall Ice Arena
Glacier Nationals Havre, MT Havre Ice Dome
Helena Bighorns Helena, MT Helena Ice Arena
Yellowstone Quake Cody, WY Victor J. Riley Arena