Yellowstone Quake

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Yellowstone Quake
Yellowstone Quake logo.png
City Cody, Wyoming
League North American 3 Hockey League
Division Frontier
Founded 2001
Home arena Victor Riley Arena
Colors               
Blue, Gold, Gray
Owner(s) 501c3 Park County Junior A Hockey Program
General manager Bob Bole
Head coach Tom Maroste
Website Yellowstone Quake Website
Franchise history
2001-2005 Kootenai Colts
2005-2006 Coure D’Alene Colts
2006-present Yellowstone Quake

The Yellowstone Quake are a USA Hockey-sanctioned Tier III Junior ice hockey team playing in the North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL). The team plays their home games at Victor Riley Arena in Cody, Wyoming. The franchise is a non-profit corporation operated by the Park County Junior A Hockey Program.

History[edit]

The franchise was previously located in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, the team was originally known as the Kootenai Colts and then Coeur d'Alene Colts. While in Coeur d'Alene the franchise won the Northern Pacific Hockey League 2001-02 Cascade Cup Championship.[1]

In 2012, the Quake joined the American West Hockey League for the 2012-13 season.[2]

In March of 2014, the North American 3 Hockey League accepted the AWHL as new division (Frontier Division)of the NA3HL set to start play in the 2014-15 season.[3]

Alumni[edit]

The Quake have had a number of alumni move on to collegiate programs, higher levels of junior ice hockey in the United States and Canada. In 2013, former Quake player Jacob Doty signed a three year deal with the St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League.[4]

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