2016-17 Schedule/Results

2016-17 Game Schedule: Schedule/Results

 

2016-17 Season Record: 38-4-2-3 (Home: 19-2-1-1, Road: 19-2-0-2) (Pct: 0.862)

2016-17 NA3HL Playoff Record: 3-1-1 (Home: 1-1, Road: 2-0-1, Silver Cup Tourney: 0-0) (Pct: 0.700)

2016-17 Overall Record: 41-5-3-3 (Home: 20-2-2-1, Road: 21-4-0-2, Neutral: 0-0 at Silver Cup) (Pct: 0.837)

To view the Game Report, Game Sheet and Game Summary from each of the games during the 2016-17 season, please click here

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

 

2016-17 Regular Season Schedule

Day/Date Game Results/Story  Record
Fri. Sept. 16 vs. Glacier Nationals 11-0 W 1-0 (Home) / 0-0 (Road)
Sat. Sept. 17 @ Glacier Nationals 9-0 W 1-0 (Home) / 1-0 (Road)
Fri. Sept. 23 vs. Bozeman Ice Dogs 7-2 W 2-0 (Home) / 1-0 (Road)
 Sat. Sept. 24 vs. Billings Bulls 7-2 W 3-0 (Home) / 1-0 (Road)
Fri. Sept. 30 vs. Yellowstone Quake 4-3 L (OT) 3-0-1 (Home) / 1-0 (Road)
Sat. Oct. 1 vs. Yellowstone Quake 5-2 L 3-1-1 (Home) / 1-0 (Road)
Fri. Oct. 7 @ Missoula Jr. Bruins 2-0 W 3-1-1 (Home) / 2-0 (Road)
Sat. Oct. 8 @ Bozeman Ice Dogs 5-4 L (SO) 3-1-1 (Home) / 2-0-0-0 (Road)
Fri. Oct. 14 @ Missoula Jr. Bruins 3-2 W 3-1-1 (Home) / 3-0-0-1 (Road)
Sat. Oct. 15 vs. Missoula Jr. Bruins 7-3 L 3-2-1 (Home) / 3-0-0-1 (Road)
Fri. Oct. 21 @ Gillette Wild 4-3 L 3-2-1 (Home) / 3-1-0-1 (Road)
Sat. Oct. 22 @ Gillette Wild 3-2 W 3-2-1 (Home) / 4-1-0-1 (Road)
Fri. Oct. 28 vs. Helena Bighorns 5-0 W 4-2-1 (Home) / 4-1-0-1 (Road)
Fri. Nov. 4 vs. Gillette Wild 2-1 W (OT)  5-2-1 (Home) / 4-1-0-1 (Road)
Sat. Nov. 5 vs. Gillette Wild 5-4 L (SO) 5-2-1-1 (Home) / 4-1-0-1 (Road)
Fri. Nov. 18 vs. Glacier Nationals 12-0 W 6-2-1-1 (Home) / 4-1-0-1 (Road)
Sat. Nov. 19 vs. Missoula Jr. Bruins 6-0 W 7-2-1-1 (Home) / 4-1-0-1 (Road)
Fri. Nov. 25 vs. Billings Bulls 14-1 W 8-2-1-1 (Home) / 4-1-0-1 (Road)
Sat. Nov. 26 @ Helena Bighorns 5-3 W 8-2-1-1 (Home) / 5-1-0-1 (Road)
Thurs. Dec. 1 vs. Glacier Nationals 14-0 W 9-2-1-1 (Home) / 5-1-0-1 (Road)
Fri. Dec. 2 @ Glacier Nationals 5-0 W 9-2-1-1 (Home) / 6-1-0-1 (Road)
Fri. Dec. 9 @ Helena Bighorns 3-1 W 9-2-1-1 (Home) / 7-1-0-1 (Road)
Sat. Dec. 10 vs. Helena Bighorns 3-2 L (OT) 9-2-2-1 (Home) / 7-1-0-1 (Road)
Fri. Dec. 16 NA3HL Showcase   Schwan Super Rink, Blaine, MN
vs. Long Beach Sharks (NY)**(League Press Release)  6-4 W 10-2-2-1 (Home) /7-1-0-1 (Road)

 

Game Schedule

Sat. Dec. 17 NA3HL Showcase Schwan Super Rink, Blaine, MN
vs. Jersey Shore Wildcats (NJ)

(League Press Release)

7-3 W 11-2-2-1 (Home) / 7-1-0-1 (Road)

 

Game Schedule

Sun. Dec. 18 NA3HL Showcase Schwan Super Rink, Blaine, MN
@ Peoria Mustangs (IL)**      (League Press Release) 3-2 L (SO) 11-2-2-1 (Home) / 7-1-0-2 (Road)

 

Game Schedule

Fri. Dec. 30 @ Glacier Nationals 9-0 W 11-2-2-1 (Home) / 8-1-0-2 (Road)
Sat. Dec. 31 vs. Missoula Jr. Bruins 5-2 W 12-2-2-1 (Home) / 8-1-0-2 (Road)
Thurs. Jan. 5 @ Missoula Jr. Bruins 5-4 W (OT) 12-2-2-1 (Home) / 9-1-0-2 (Road)
Fri. Jan. 6 vs. Missoula Jr. Bruins 6-3 W 13-2-2-1 (Home) / 9-1-0-2 (Road)
Sat. Jan. 7 vs. Glacier Nationals 5-0 W 14-2-2-1 (Home) / 9-1-0-2 (Road)
Fri. Jan. 13 @ Yellowstone Quake 3-2 W (SO) 14-2-2-1 (Home) /10-1-0-2 (Road)
Sat. Jan. 14 @ Yellowstone Quake 2-1 W (SO) 14-2-2-1 (Home) / 11-1-0-2 (Road)
Fri. Jan. 20 vs. Gillette Wild 2-1 W 15-2-2-1 (Home) / 11-1-0-2 (Road)
Sat. Jan. 21 vs. Gillette Wild 3-1 W 16-2-2-1 (Home) / 11-1-0-2 (Road)
Fri. Jan. 27 @ Billings Bulls 11-0 W 16-2-2-1 (Home) / 12-1-0-2 (Road)
Sat. Jan. 28 @ Bozeman Ice Dogs 5-4 W  16-2-2-1 (Home) / 13-1-0-2 (Road)
Fri. Feb. 2 @ Helena Bighorns 6-1 W 17-2-2-1 (Home) / 13-1-0-2 (Road)
Sat. Feb. 3 vs. Helena Bighorns 4-0 W 17-2-2-1 (Home) / 14-1-0-2 (Road)
Fri. Feb. 10 @ Missoula Jr. Bruins 2-1 W (OT) 17-2-2-1 (Home) / 15-1-0-2 (Road)
Sat. Feb. 11 @ Helena Bighorns 4-3 W 17-2-2-1 (Home) / 16-1-0-2 (Road)
Fri. Feb. 17 @ Glacier Nationals 10-1 W 17-2-2-1 (Home) / 17-1-0-2 (Road)
Sat. Feb. 18 vs. Helena Bighorns 7-2 W 18-2-2-1 (Home) / 17-1-0-2 (Road)
Fri. Feb. 24 @ Billings Bulls 12-1 W 18-2-2-1 (Home) / 18-1-0-2 (Road)
Sat. Feb. 25 vs. Bozeman Ice Dogs 5-1 W 19-2-2-1 (Home) / 18-1-0-2 (Road)
Mon. Feb. 27 @ NA3HL Top Prospects Tourney Website USA Hockey Arena

Plymouth, MI

&White (Frontier/West Division) vs. Selects Black 7-1 W White  White WINS 7-1 (Box Score)

White Roster l Selects Black Roster

>>Green (East/Midwest Division) vs. Selects Black 5-1  W Green Green WINS 5-1 (Box Score)

Selects Black Roster l Green Roster

&White (Frontier/West Division) vs. Selects Red 8-5 W White  White WINS 8-5 (Box Score)

White Roster l Selects Red Roster

Tues. Feb. 28 NA3HL Top Prospects Tourney Website USA Hockey Arena

Plymouth, MI

>>Gold (Central/Coastal Division) vs. Selects Black 7-4 Gold Gold WINS 7-4 (Box Score)

Gold Roster l  Selects Black Roster

>>Green (East/Midwest Division) vs. White (Frontier/West Division) 5-3 W Green Green WINS 5-3 (Box Score)

Green Roster l  Selects Black Roster

 
Fri. Mar. 3 @ Yellowstone Quake 8-2 L 19-2-2-1 (Home) / 18-2-0-2 (Road)
Sat. Mar. 4 @ Yellowstone Quake 6-3 W 19-2-2-1 (Home) / 19-2-0-2 (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 Payton McSharry and  head coach Jeff Heimel.

& = Frontier Team (NA3HL Top Prospects Tournament): Americans players include Danny O’Donnell & Nick Nast. Ryan Theros (Yellowstone Quake) will coach the team.


2017 NA3HL Playoffs: Frontier Division Play-In Series        Best-of-3 

2017 NA3HL Frontier Division Play-In Series: GILLETTE WINS SERIES 2-1

#6 Helena Bighorns (16-32-1-0) vs. #3 Gillette Wild (37-12-1-0)
Day/Date Game Results/Story  Location/Record
Thurs. Mar. 9 Gillette @ Helena HEL WINS 4-1 Helena leads series 1-0

Helena Ice Arena,

Helena, MT

Fri. Mar. 10 Helena @ Gillette GIL WINS 5-2 Series Tied 1-1

Spirit Hall Ice Arena,

Gillette, WY

**Sat. Mar. 11 Helena @ Gillette GIL WINS 4-3 Gillette WINS SERIES 2-1

Spirit Hall Ice Arena,

Gillette, WY

** = If Necessary

 


 

2017 NA3HL Playoffs: Frontier Division Play-In Series     Best-of-3 

2017 NA3HL Frontier Divisional Semi-Finals: BOZEMAN WINS SERIES 2-0

#5 Bozeman Ice Dogs (26-21-2-0) vs. #4 Missoula Jr. Bruins (27-17-4-1)

Day/Date Game Results/Story  Location/Record
Fri. Mar. 10 Bozeman @ Missoula BOZ WINS 6-3 Bozeman leads series 1-0

Glacier Ice Rink,

Missoula, MT

Sat. Mar. 11 Missoula @ Bozeman BOZ WINS 5-4 (OT) BOZ WINS SERIES 2-0

Haynes Pavilion,

Bozeman, MT

 

 


 

2017 NA3HL Playoffs: Frontier Divisional Semi-Finals        Best-of-3 

2017 NA3HL Frontier Divisional Semi-Finals: YELLOWSTONE WINS SERIES 2-0

#5 Bozeman Ice Dogs (26-22-2-0) vs. #1 Yellowstone Quake (42-4-0-3)
Day/Date Game Results/Story  Location/Record
Thurs. Mar. 16 Bozeman @ Yellowstone YEL WINS 8-1 Yellowstone leads series 1-0

Victor J. Riley Arena,

Cody, WY

Fri. Mar. 17 Yellowstone @ Bozeman YEL WINS 9-2

 

Yellowstone WINS series 2-0

Haynes Pavilion

Bozeman, MT

 

 


 

2017 NA3HL Playoffs: Frontier Divisional Semi-Finals        Best-of-3 

2017 NA3HL Frontier Divisional Semi-Finals: GREAT FALLS WINS SERIES 2-0

#3 Gillette Wild (37-14-1-0) vs. #2 Great Falls Americans (40-4-2-3)

Day/Date Game Results/Story  Location/Record
Wed. Mar. 15 Great Falls @ Gillette GF WINS 6-2

 

Great Falls leads series 1-0

Spirit Hall Ice Arena

Gillette, WY

Fri. Mar. 17 Gillette @ Great Falls GF WINS 3-1

 

Great Falls WINS series 2-0

Great Falls Ice Plex,

Great Falls, MT

 

Related Content: 

 

March 14, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Americans to face Wild in Frontier playoffs Read Article
March 16, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Congdon scores hat trick as Great Falls defeats Gillette Read Article
March 17, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Americans move to Frontier finals Read Article

 

2017 NA3HL Playoffs: Frontier Divisional Finals       Best-of-3 

2017 NA3HL Frontier Divisional Finals: YELLOWSTONE WINS SERIES 2-1

 @ #2 Great Falls Americans (41-5-3-3) @ #1 Yellowstone Quake (44-5-0-3)

Day/Date Game Results/Story  Location/Record
Thurs. Mar. 23 Great Falls @ Yellowstone GF WINS 2-1

 

Great Falls leads series 1-0

Riley Arena

Cody, WY

Fri. Mar. 24 Yellowstone @ Great Falls YEL WINS 4-1

 

Series Tied 1-1

Great Falls Ice Plex,

Great Falls, MT

**Sat. Mar. 25 Great Falls @ Yellowstone YEL WINS 3-2 (OT)

 

Yellowstone WINS Series 2-1

Riley Arena

Cody, WY

** = If Necessary

 

Related Content:

Series Previews

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

March 23, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Americans to face Yellowstone in Frontier finals Read Article
March 23, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Americans prosper thanks to Alaskan pipeline Read Article
Game Articles

 

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

 

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

 

March 26, 2017: Great Falls Tribune: Overtime goal ends Americans’ season Read Article

 


 

2017 NA3HL Silver Cup Championship Tournament     (Round Robin Format) 

March 29 – April 2, 2017 (Wed. – Sun.), Canlan Ice Arena, Romeoville, Illinois

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

 


Pool A: #1 Metro Jets, #4 St. Louis Jr. Blues, #5 Atlanta Capitals, #8 Granite City Lumberjacks

Pool B: #2 Binghamton Jr. Senators , #3 Yellowstone Quake , #6 North Iowa Bulls, #7 Long Beach Sharks


 

Tournament Pool Play Records

#8 Granite City Lumberjacks: 4-1 (Pool A)

#1 Metro Jets: 3-2 (Pool A)

#2 Binghamton Jr. Senators: 2-1-1 (Pool B)

#3 Yellowstone Quake: 2-2 (Pool B)

#6 North Iowa Bulls: 2-1 (Pool B)

#4 St. Louis Jr. Blues: 1-2 (Pool A)

#5  Atlanta Capitals: 1-2 (Pool A)

#7 Long Beach Sharks: 0-3 (Pool B)

 


 

Wednesday, March 29th:

Time (MST) Game Results/Story
3:00PM (MST) Pool A: #8 Granite City Lumberjacks (0-1) vs. #1 Metro Jets (1-0) METRO WINS 3-0
3:30PM (MST) Pool A: #5 Atlanta Capitals (0-1) vs. #4 St. Louis Jr. Blues (1-0) ST. LOUIS WINS 4-2
6:00PM (MST) Pool B: #7 Long Beach Sharks (0-1) vs. #2 Binghamton Jr. Senators (1-0) BINGHAMTON WINS 8-1
6:30PM (MST) Pool B: #6 North Iowa Bulls (0-1) vs. #3 Yellowstone Quake (1-0) YEL WINS 4-2

 

Thursday, March 30th:

Time (MST) Game Results/Story
3:00PM (MST) Pool A: #5 Atlanta Capitals (1-1) vs. #1 Metro Jets (1-1) ATL WINS 3-2
3:30PM (MST) Pool A: #8 Granite City Lumberjacks (1-1) vs. #4 St. Louis Jr. Blues (1-1) GRANiTE CITY WINS   4-3
6:00PM (MST) Pool B: #6 North Iowa Bulls (1-1) vs. #2 Binghamton Jr. Senators (1-0-1) NORTH IOWA WINS 3-2 (OT)
6:30PM (MST) Pool B: #7 Long Beach Sharks (0-2) vs. #3 Yellowstone Quake   (2-0) YEL WINS 5-2

 

Friday, March 31st: 

Time (MST) Game Results/Story
 3:00PM (MST) Pool A: #4 St. Louis Jr. Blues (1-2) vs. #1 Metro Jets (2-1) METRO WINS 5-3
3:30PM (MST) Pool A: #8 Granite City Lumberjacks (2-1) vs. #5 Atlanta Capitals (1-2) GRANITE CITY WINS  6-2
6:00PM (MST) Pool B: #3 Yellowstone Quake (2-1) vs. #2 Binghamton Jr. Senators (2-0-1) BINGHAMTON WINS 3-2
6:30PM (MST) Pool B: #7 Long Beach Sharks     (0-3) vs. #6 North Iowa Bulls (2-1) NORTH IOWA WINS 8-4

Saturday, April 1st: 

Time (MST) Game Results/Story
 1:00PM (MST) #2 Pool B: #3 Yellowstone Quake (2-2) vs. #1 Pool A: #1 Metro Jets (3-1) METRO WINS 6-1
4:00PM (MST) #2 Pool A: #8 Granite City Lumberjacks (3-1) vs. #1 Pool B: #2 Binghamton Jr. Senators (2-1-1) GRANITE CITY WINS   3-2  

 

Sunday, April 2nd: 

Time (MST) Game Results/Story
12:00PM (MST) #2 Pool A: Granite City Lumberjacks (4-1) vs. #1 Pool A: Metro Jets (3-2)

 

GRANITE CITY WINS 2-1

 

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 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