Tag Archive | Connecticut Whale

1495SportsTV Flashback Series: Interview with Connecticut Whale Star Celeste Brown

Fans are encouraged to check out this interview we did in 2015 with Current Connecticut Whale star Celeste Brown. This was when she was playing with the New York Riveters of the National Women’s Hockey League:

NWHL Defender/English Teacher Shannon Doyle Creates #BlocksForBooks to Share Her Joy of Reading

“My parents supported my love of reading as a child and always purchased every book I requested. I can’t imagine a life without books – especially now that I am an English teacher and lucky to be surrounded by literature every day.” This is Connecticut Whale defender Shannon Doyle, and the story of what inspired […]

NHL Veteran Colton Orr, NWHL Veteran Laura Brennan to Coach the Connecticut Whale

Connecticut Whale general manager Bray Ketchum announced that the NWHL club will be led behind the bench by head coach Colton Orr and assistant coach Laura Brennan. Orr is a veteran of 477 NHL games with the New York Rangers, Toronto Maple Leafs and Boston Bruins. Brennan played collegiately at Quinnipiac and Minnesota State, and […]

St. Lawrence G Sonjia Shelly Joins Connecticut, Riveters Add Walther, Pezon Returns to Whitecaps

Sonjia Shelly, Connecticut Whale: The goaltender joins the NWHL after completing an outstanding four-year collegiate career at St. Lawrence, where she posted a 2.16 GAA and .912 save percentage and had four shutouts as a senior. An Illinois native, Shelly developed as a goalie with the Chicago Fury. She joins the recently-signed Cassandra Goyette in […]

Connecticut Signs Veteran Forward Kaycie Anderson

The Connecticut Whale have re-signed former Minnesota high school and Norwich University star forward Kaycie Anderson to a contract for her third season with the club. “Kaycie has a great work ethic and dedication to our club, and we were very impressed with her speed and shot when she attended our Free Agency Camp earlier […]

Keeping the Core Together, Whale Re-sign Hughson

First-year Connecticut general manager Bray Ketchum continues to build her team around skilled and dedicated players who proudly represent the Whale. Today, Ketchum re-signed forward Sarah Hughson. “Sarah is someone every coach wants on their team,” said Ketchum. “She brings energy and positivity on and off the ice. Her teammates speak very highly of her […]

Ontario Native Kendra Broad Returns from Europe, Signs Contract with the Connecticut Whale

After bringing her talents across the globe, Kendra Broad is returning to North America to sign with the Connecticut Whale. “I really believe in the vision that [Whale GM] Bray Ketchum has set forth and I’m honored to be a part of a league like the NWHL that has done so much to advance the […]