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Wings Celebrate First Robertson Cup Championship

Wings Celebrate First Robertson Cup Championship

BLAINE, MN….Nine years ago the thought of a junior hockey team in Aberdeen might have sounded crazy. Flash forward to 2019 and it turned out that nothing was wilder than the Aberdeen Wings run the Robertson Cup Championship. “I can’t even put it in words. This is the best day of my life!” Aberdeen Forward Joe Strada says. “It’s unbelievable…

Aberdeen Wings Win First Robertson Cup With 2-1 Victory Over Fairbanks

Aberdeen Wings Win First Robertson Cup With 2-1 Victory Over Fairbanks

BLAINE, MN… The Aberdeen Wings got a stellar performance from their MVP goalie Matt Vernon who made several great saves and stopped 27 of 28 shots from the high-scoring Fairbanks Ice Dogs Tuesday night in a 2-1 victory for their first ever Robertson Cup championship. John Sladic scored in the first period to break the scoreless tie. Parker Brown tied…

Aberdeen Wings Set To Play For Robertson Cup

KDLT Sports Pre Game Preview

BLAINE, MN —  KDLT Sports is in Blaine, Minnesota tonight as the Aberdeen Wings play for the Robertson Cup! Due to a construction crew cutting our power lines we couldn’t air a report on KDLT News at 6, so here’s our web feature previewing the game with coach Scott Langer! Categories: Semi Pro, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Aberdeen Wings,…

Wings Fly Into Robertson Cup Title game

Wings Fly Into Robertson Cup Title game

BLAINE, MN… The Aberdeen Wings lost their first game to Amarillo on Friday night 4-2 in the Robertson Cup semi-finals which were best of 3 series. But they rallied form a 2-0 deficit Saturday night to win and then shut out the Bulls Sunday night to win the series and advance to the championship game Tuesday night against the Fairbanks…

Sicoly & Wings Rally To Force Decisive Third Game In Robertson Cup Semifinals

Game Three Tonight At 6:05 PM

BLAINE, MN  —  With their backs to the wall last night  Nic Sicoly scored twice, including the overtime game winner, to give the Aberdeen Wings a 3-2 victory over the Amarillo Bulls in game two of the NAHL’s Robertson Cup Semifinals. The victory forces a winner-take-all third game tonight at 6:05 PM in Blaine, Minnesota. Click on the video viewer…

Aberdeen Rallies To Avoid Robertson Cup Elimination & Defeat Amarillo In Overtime

Wings Win 3-2 To Force Decisive Third Game Tomorrow

BLAINE, MN  —  With their back to the wall in an elimination game, the Aberdeen Wings rallied from an early hole against the Amarillo Bulls in the NAHL’s Robertson Cup Semifinals. This time they completed the comeback. Nic Sicoly’s second goal in overtime helped the Wings stave off elimination and win 3-2 to force a decisive third game tomorrow in…

Wings are NAHL Central Division Playoff Champs

Aberdeen defeated Minot 4-2

MINOT, N.D.- The Aberdeen Wings were able to defeat Minot 4-2 to advance to the Robertson Cups Finals. There would be no scoring in the first period, but after Wings got on a roll! Scoring 4 goals in two periods, and two of the goals came via Johnathan Bendorf. The Wings will wait to see who they face in the Robertson…

10 PM Sportscast May 4th, 2019

10 PM Sportscast May 4th, 2019

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- Brandon Green brings you a truly eventful 10 pm sports, with highlights from the Dakota Relays, Aberbeen Wings advancing to the Robertson Cup Championship, Stampede winning in overtime last night, Augustana baseball and softball capturing titles, and the Jackrabbits softball making easy work of the Coyotes. Categories: Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Aberdeen Wings, Augustana Baseball, Augustana Softball,…

Wings Clip Tauros in Game 3 at Minot

Wings Clip Tauros in Game 3 at Minot

MINOT, ND… The Aberdeen Wings took a 2-1 lead in the Central Division Finals Friday night in Minot with a convincing 7-2 win over the Tauros. Adam Pitters and Joe Strada each scored a pair and Matt Vernon was strong between the pipes again. The Wings can earn a berth in the Robertson Cup Finals in Blaine, MN with a…

Big Day for Aberdeen Wings

Big Day for Aberdeen Wings

ABERDEEN, SD… The Aberdeen Wings don’t play again until Friday night in Minot in the Central Division Finals. But Tuesday was a big day for the franchise. Matt Vernon was named Goalie of the Year in the Central Division as well as the MVP. Scott Langer was named Coach of the Year and the Wings, under Langer’s guidance as GM…

Wings Even Up Series With Minot

Aberdeen Takes Game Two 3-1

ABERDEEN, S.D.  —  The Aberdeen Wings evened up their best-of-five NAHL Robertson Cup Central Division Final series with the Minot Minotauros by taking game two 3-1 on Saturday evening in the Hub City. Nic Sicoly and Jonathan Bendorf each scored in the first period for the Wings and John Sladic added another tally in the second period while goalie Matt…

Wings Fall to Minot in Overtime

Wings Fall to Minot in Overtime

ABERDEEN, SD… The Aberdeen Wings lost their home ice advantage Friday night when they lost to the Minot Minotauros 4-3 in OT in their first game of the Central Division Championship series. John Sladic scored a pair of goal for Scott Langer including the tying goal with 5 minutes left. But the game went to the extra session and after…

Langer Says This is His Best Wings Team Yet

Langer Says This is His Best Wings Team Yet

ABERDEEN, SD… The Aberdeen Wings have been very good since Scott Langer arrived on the scene 3 years ago as head coach and general manager. But with a 19-game winning streak and plenty of leadership, he feels this team is his best yet as they begin the Central Division final series with Minot. Scott Langer, Aberdeen Wings Head Coach/GM:”This is…

NAHL Playoffs: Bruins Survive Another Day

Bruins defeated Wings 4-2

AUSTIN, MN— We travel to Minnesota where the Aberdeen Wings are trying to close their series against the Bruins. In the first period, it is the Bruins that strike first as Ben Almquist sticks it in the goal assist from Hugh Larkin, as the Bruins lead 1-0 In the second period the Wings are able to get out on the break,…

Aberdeen Wings Go For the Sweep Friday Night

Aberdeen Wings Go For the Sweep Friday Night

ABERDEEN, SD… The Aberdeen Wings travel to Austin Friday night attempting to sweep their best of 5 playoff series after 2-1 and 6-2 wins at the Odde.  The Wings had a record-setting season with 97 points and had a 19 game win streak to their credit. Head coach Scott Langer thinks that incredible run gave the team plenty of confidence…

Big First Period Carries Wings To Game Two Win Over Austin

Aberdeen Up 2-0 In Series After 6-2 win

ABERDEEN, S.D.  —   A four goal avalanche in the first period buried the Austin Bruins in game two of the Robertson Cup Central Division Semifinals, carrying the Aberdeen Wings to a 6-2 win and 2-0 lead in the best-of-five series. Jonathan Bendorf scored just 21 seconds into the game to set the tempo for the host Wings.  Nic Sicoly, Brad…

Aberdeen Edges Austin In Robertson Cup Playoff Opener

Wings Take Game One 2-1

ABERDEEN, S.D.  —  Brad Belisle’s rebound goal midway through the third period would prove to be the difference in the Aberdeen Wings 2-1 victory over the Austin Bruins in game one of the NAHL Robertson Cup Central Division Semifinals on Friday night in the Hub City. Joe Strada got the Wings on the board five minutes into the game and…