Author Archives: Zac Herr

About Zac Herr

Zac recently graduated from Mount Aloysius College with a Bachelors degree in English. Zac has been a Caps and Bears fan for several years now and is looking to grow his reporting and writing experience by covering teams. On the side, Zac works at a law firm, coaches 2 soccer teams and looks to become a professional player.

Riley Sutter: “ I’ve Been Waiting For That Day For A While”

Photos: Caroline O’Connor/Hershey Bears/Great Save Productions To say that Washington Capitals’ prospect Riley Sutter comes from a hockey family would be a significant understatement. In fact, for many, the Sutter family just may be hockey’s royal family. But for Riley, he’s looking to … Continue reading

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“I’d Never Had Grilled Cheese Before”: Capitals 2018 First-Round Pick Alexander Alexeyev Talks First Professional Season, Life in America, Alex Ovechkin, and More

HERSHEY, PA — Alexander Alexeyev is one of the Capitals’ most heavily-prized prospects, and as the team’s first-round draft pick in 2018, there are a number of expectations placed upon him by both the team and fans alike. After making … Continue reading

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“Hopefully the Goals and Points Will Come”: Hometown Prospect Joe Snively Discusses Growing Up In the DMV, His Transition to the Professional Game, and Scoring Slump

Lehigh Valley Phantoms Hershey Bears left wing Joe Snively grew up watching and loving the Washington Capitals. Playing for the local Little Capitals in his youth, the Herndon, Virginia native had his hopes set on professional hockey. Snively attended Yale … Continue reading

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Martin Fehervary Is Quickly Finding His Way In America, It’s “A Dream Come True”

Photo: Caroline O’Connor/Hershey Bears/Great Save Productions Martin Fehervary was drafted in the 2nd round of the 2018 NHL Entry Draft (46th overall) by the Washington Capitals. After spending most of his career playing in Sweden, the young Slovak began his … Continue reading

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Sweet Kill: An Interview With Beck Malenstyn, A Key Part Of The Hershey Bears Stellar Penalty Kill

Photo: JustSports Photography/Hershey Bears Washington Capitals prospect Beck Malenstyn reported to the Capitals AHL affiliate in Hershey for the first time last September. It wasn’t long before his aggressive style and physical play began garnering praise from Bears fans and … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Open 82nd Season With A Pair Of Games At Giant Center

The Hershey Bears open their 2019-2020 campaign against rivals Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins Saturday night at Giant Center. This year marks the Bears 82nd season, with the goal of winning their 12th Calder Cup in team history.

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Hershey Bears Down Lehigh Valley Phantoms 2-0 In Preseason Finale

Photos: Lehigh Valley Phantoms Coming off a 3-2 victory over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on September 28, on Monday night the Hershey Bears traveled to the PPL Center in Allentown, Pennsylvania to take on the Lehigh Valley Phantoms in their third … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Down Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins 3-2 in Overtime In Preseason Rematch; Alexander Alexeyev Makes Debut and Records Assist

JustSports Photography/Hershey Bears After facing off against the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in Wilkes-Barre on Friday night, the Hershey Bears hosted a rematch in their only home game of the preseason at Giant Center in Hershey on Saturday night, rallying from a … Continue reading

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Ready to Roll in Chocolatetown: Hershey Bears Coach Spencer Carbery Ready for His Second Season Behind the Bench

Screen cap: Hershey Bears Last season was a tale of two for Hershey Bears’ Head Coach Spencer Carbery and the top minor league affiliate of the Capitals. After a slow start to the season, the then first-year bench boss was … Continue reading

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Matt Moulson Is In Hershey To Win A Championship

Screen Cap: Hershey Bears Matt Moulson signed a one year deal earlier this summer to join the Hershey Bears for the upcoming season. The veteran forward appeared in over 1,000 total professional games, 650 of which were at the NHL … Continue reading

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