2018 Ice Dogs

Right wing Parker Brown prepares to skate toward the net during the Fairbanks Ice Dogs' practice Tuesday morning at the Big Dipper Ice Arena. 

Fairbanks Ice Dogs goaltenders Austin Ryman, right, and Mattias Sholl set up nets for a drill during practice Oct. 9 in the Big Dipper Ice Arena. The Ice Dogs face the New Mexico Wolves in a nondivisional North American Hockey League series in the Big Dipper at 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday.

Fairbanks Ice Dogs goaltender Mattias Sholl waits with teammate Noah Wilson (22) and Janesville Jets’ Parker Lindauer (8) for a faceoff during a North American Hockey League game March 14 at the Big Dipper Ice Arena. Sholl  played for Team NAHL in the Sirius Junior Club World Cup in Sochia, …

Ice Dogs forward Tanner Edwards, right, celebrates Fairbanks's third goal of the night during the third period against Kenai River Thursday evening, March 28, 2019, at the Big Dipper Ice Arena. 

Brenden MacLaren, center, waits with two Fairbanks Ice Dogs teammates to participate in a drill during Tuesday’s practice at the Big Dipper Ice Arena. MacLaren came to Fairbanks in a recent trade with the Janesville (Wisconsin) Jets, a rival of the Ice Dogs in the North American Hockey Leagu…

Fairbanks Ice Dogs goaltender Mattias Sholl clings to the puck against the goalpost while teammates and Janesville Jets players surround him during the second period of Thursday night's North American Hockey League game at the Big Dipper Ice Arena.

The Fairbanks Ice Dogs display a limited-edition commemorative hoodie for their Military Appreciation Weekend series against the Minnesota Magicians today and Saturday at the Big Dipper Ice Arena. 

The Fairbanks Ice Dogs display a limited-edition commemorative hoodie for their Military Appreciation Weekend series against the Minnesota Magicians today and Saturday at the Big Dipper Ice Arena.

End of season awards continued to roll in for Fairbanks Ice Dogs goaltender Mattias Sholl and defenseman Dylan Abbott, as both earned All-North American Hockey League Second Team honors on Thursday, a day after collecting the Midwest Division’s Goaltender and Defenseman of the Year awards.