Ice Flyers Seek To Finish Off Upset In SPHL Semifinals Series

By Bill Vilona Special to the News Journal The Ice Flyers have put themselves into position to reach a championship series in the Southern Professional Hockey League. After the up-and-down flow from a five month season, the Ice Flyers pulled off a 5-2 road playoff win Wednesday against the Knoxville Ice Bears and now have...
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Wahlin’s Passion Has Kept Strong Heartbeat For Ice Flyers

  Bill Vilona Ice Flyers Correspondent Jake Wahlin formulated a love for hockey before he shed diapers. Before being old enough to remember, his parents remind how he followed older brother Brandon in fitting on skates. He was all of 2-years-old. “It was one of those things where as my brother started, I know I...
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Former UConn Star Freeman Gets First Pro Goal In Ice Flyers Win

By Bill Vilona Ice Flyers Correspondent The puck was on its side, rolling, and the shooting angle was tricky, but Ben Freeman figured he still might have a scoring chance. As fate would have it, that’s exactly what led into Freeman scoring his first professional goal late in the third period, which became the game-winner...
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Ice Flyers Autism Awareness Night Brings Unique Reflection

Bill Vilona Ice Flyers Correspondent The Ice Flyers end their home schedule with some reflection and emotional impact. Days before the world changed a year ago, the team held its first Autism Awareness Night on March 7, 2020 at the Pensacola Bay Center. There was joy all around. A season-high goal total. A 7-2 win...
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