2016-17 Americans In the News

The Great Falls Americans begin their third season along with fellow Frontier Division teams (Billings Bulls, Yellowstone Quake, Helena Bighorns, Bozeman Ice Dogs, Gillette Wild, Glacier Nationals and the Missoula Jr. Bruins). The Missoula Jr. Bruins are the new members of the league beginning this season. 

Media Outlets: GF Americans in the News (April 2016 – March 2017)

March 25, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Overtime goal ends Americans’ season Read Article

March 24, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Quake gets even with Americans Read Article

March 23, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Americans take opener; can win title Friday at home Read Article

March 23, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Americans prosper thanks to Alaskan pipeline Read Article

March 22, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Americans to face Yellowstone in Frontier finals Read Article

March 21, 2017: MTN Sports (KRTV): Great Falls Americans hockey team ready for rematch with Yellowstone Quake in Frontier Divisional Finals Read Article

March 17, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Americans move to Frontier finals Read Article

March 15, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Congdon scores hat trick as Great Falls defeats Gillette Read Article

March 14, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Americans to face Wild in Frontier playoffs Read Article

January 31, 2017: MTN Sports (KRTV): Ricards Bernhards back in Great Falls after competing for Latvian junior national hockey team Read Article

January 28, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: McSharry’s power play score a winner Read Article

January 19, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Nast continuing tradition in net for Americans Read Article

January 16, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Americans edge Quake in shootout Read Article

January 7, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Americans blank Nationals Read Article

December 29, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Americans resume play after holiday break Read Article

December 29, 2016: KINX-FM (102.7FM in Great Falls) Sports Chat: Americans coach Heimel a guest on radio show on Sports Chat radio show this week  Listen to full Sports Chat show (Heimel comes on at the 10:25 mark of the show)

December 1, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: O’Donnell, Americans skate past Glacier Read Article

November 17, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Team Captain Jester an all-around player for Americans Read Article

November 16, 2016: ABC/FOX Montana (KFBB): Great Falls Americans Look to Improve in Second Half of Season Read Article

October 15, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Americans suffer rare loss at Ice Plex Read Article

September 29, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Congdon helping lead Americans once again, joins this week’s panel Read Article

September 22, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Americans look to stay unbeaten, face Bozeman Read Article

September 15, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Americans open hockey season on Friday Read Article 

September 15, 2016: KINX-FM (102.7FM in Great Falls) Sports Chat: Americans coach Heimel a guest on radio show on Sports Chat radio show this week  Listen to full Sports Chat show (Heimel comes on at the 40:50 mark of the show)(KINX-FM (102.7FM) Sports Chat with Jim Sargent and Scott Mansch: Americans coach Heimel a guest on radio show this week

September 15, 2016: ABC/FOX Montana (KFBB): Great Falls Americans Prepare for Season Opener Read Article

September 13, 2016: MTN Sports (KRTV): Great Falls Americans seek return trip to NA3HL Silver Cup Read Article

July 31, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Americans are road warriors this year; season opens at home Sept. 16 Read Article

July 26, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Connor Barta to play college hockey in Michigan Read Article

July 21, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Great Falls rink gets roughly 20K from Tippin concert Read Article

June 15, 2016: ABC/FOX Montana (KFBB): Great Falls Americans Select Seven in NA3HL Draft Read Article

April 19, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Aaron Tippin to play Great Falls Read Article

April 12, 2016: ABC/FOX Montana (KFBB): Americans Head Coach Heimel Signs to Stay for 2 More Years Read Article

April 12, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Heimel signs 2-year deal with Great Falls Americans Read Article

April 3, 2016: ABC/FOX Montana (KFBB): Great Falls Americans Fall in Semifinal Round at NA3HL Silver Cup, Recap from Saturday 4/2 Read Article

April 2, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Americans fall in Silver Cup semis, season ends Read Article

April 1, 2016: Great Falls Tribune: Americans crush Quake, move on to Silver Cup semis Read Article