Ailish is a rockstar! I spoke with her a week ago about her time covering the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Paralympic Games for Samsung. Enjoy! Erica L. Ayala: Let’s start with South Korea. You got to go Olympics, the Paralympics, and cover that for Samsung. How did that opportunity come about? Ailish Forfar: I started a second degree at Ryerson … More Five at The IX featuring Ailish Forfar
Hannah welcomes Alyssa Longmuir to the show while Michelle recovers from a wedding and also watches the Red Sox in the World Series. Hannah and Alyssa talk about Aussie hockey, fancy stats in women’s hockey, and our favorite animals from Down Under. It’s a grand time.
This week Erica and Mike breakdown Week 3 of the 2018-19 NWHL season with our 44th episode of The Founding 4 Podcast. Well, technically, this is our 45th episode because we had some computer issues with last week’s show, but we’re calling it 44 with an asterisk! As always, we give you our alternative Player … More Founding 4 Podcast Episode 44*:Warriors, Come Out To Plaay!
Hannah and Michelle take a look at what happened in the NWHL and CWHL last week. We talk about why the Rivs might be struggling, the insanity of Shannon Miller’s new systems with the Inferno, and a record-breaking coach in the NCAA. We also have the best Start/Bench/Cut question ever recorded and Hannah and Michelle … More Top Shelf Episode 43: Puppies vs. Liv Chu-Ouellette
Hi all: I haven’t updates in a while, but ahead of my next hockey edition of The IX Newsletter, I wanted to repost my interview with Val Ackerman from last week. You might recognize the name Val Ackerman from her time with the NBA, USA Basketball, the first WNBA President, or as the current commissioner … More ICYMI: The IX Newsletter talks to Val Ackerman about the future of women’s ice hockey
It’s time for Episode 43 — the Meghan Huertas episode — of your favorite NWHL-centric podcast! This week Erica and Mike break down the first three games of the 2018-19 NWHL season which featured two wins from the Minnesota Whitecaps and a win from the Buffalo Beauts. Should Riveters fans be worried after the defending … More Founding 4 Podcast Episode 43: Week One recap feat. Meeri Räisänen interview
Hannah and Michelle preview the 2018-19 season and talk about the league as a whole, what they’re excited to see from each team, and who they think will make the Clarkson Cup. Also, Michelle has a spicy take about Alex Carpenter.
Hannah and Michelle are back with an comprehensive preview of the NWHL season. Highlights include: The Whitecaps are overhyped? What’s going on with the Riveters coaching? And do the Whale have a chance? Also featuring Oh My God The Beauts Are Good and how the Pride may be a contender again.
In our final offseason show of 2018 Mike and Erica discuss how many roster spots each team has left, what happened in the NWHL’s preseason, and some big news that came out just before the start of the 2018-19 season. For the second-straight year Twitter will be live streaming a Game of the Week this … More Founding 4 Podcast Episode 42: Take me out to the hockey game
This week, in a special edition of the Founding 4 Podcast, Erica and Mike recorded the show live at the inaugural Champions Cup between Luleå Hockey/MSSK and the Metropolitan Riveters. While making some in-game observations about the SDHL and NWHL champions and their historic meeting at Princeton’s Hobey Baker Memorial Rink, Erica and Mike discussed … More Live from Hobey Baker Memorial Rink, it’s The Founding 4 Podcast!