Great Falls Americans

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This article is about the current NA3HL team. For the original WHL franchise of same name, see: Great Falls Americans (WHL).
Great Falls Americans
City Great Falls, Montana
League North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL)
Founded 2011
Home arena Great Falls IcePlex (1,500)

Red, White, and Blue

Owner(s) Jim Keough
General manager Jeff Heimel
Head coach Jeff Heimel
Franchise history
2011-present Great Falls Americans

The Great Falls Americans are an USA Hockey-sanctioned Tier III Jr. A ice hockey team from Great Falls, Montana. The 2011-12 season is their inaugural as an expansion team, originally scheduled to be part of the Northern Pacific Hockey League[1] they instead became part of the American West Hockey League. They play out of the Great Falls IcePlex. The players, ages 16–20, carry amateur status under Junior A guidelines and hope to earn a spot on a Canadian Major Junior, Collegiate or Minor Professional team.

In March 2014, the North American 3 Hockey league accepted the AWHL league as the new "Frontier Division" of the NA3HL, being play in the 2014-15 season.[2]

Season-by-season standings[edit]

Season GP W L OTL PTS GF GA PIM Finish Playoffs
2011-12 48 1 46 1 2 97 359 1,343 6th of 6 League did not qualify
2012-13 48 16 30 2 34 129 194 954 6th of 7 League did not qualify
2013-14 48 36 9 3 75 216 121 981 2nd of 8 League Won SemiFinal, 3-1 (Wild)
Lost FINALS, 0-3 (Bighorns)
North American 3 Hockey League
2014-15  ? of 7 Frontier Div
? of 31 league
season not yet played


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