The Lyon Sheet Metal and Heating Norsemen Network, founded in 2020, is the official home of the St. Cloud Norsemen’s digital streaming of games. Join the “Voice of the Norsemen” Ashley Chase in the broadcast booth for every game, home and away, during the 2021-22 season.
The 2021-22 season is the first for Ashley Chase with the Norsemen, where she is Director of Operations in addition to her media and broadcasting role. A 12-year media veteran, Ashley is originally from Western Pennsylvania and has spent the last six years in Pittsburgh working in various media roles including positions at Robert Morris University and the TribLive High School Sports network following a six-year stretch in local sports television. Ashley served as the university’s social media manager, following three years in athletic communications working with the NCAA Division I men’s hockey team. She was a contributor and broadcaster for Pittsburgh’s TribLive HSSN for hockey, football, basketball, baseball and softball, and also filled that role for various local outlets.
Prior to that, Ashley worked as a sports anchor and reporter in local television markets for six years in Sioux City, Iowa; Burlington, Vt. and Johnstown/State College, Pa., where she covered all levels of hockey, ranging from the NAHL and USHL to the NCAA and NHL. On television and as a freelance sports journalist, Ashley covered the Pittsburgh Penguins Stanley Cup Playoff appearances from 2012 until 2019, at both WJAC-TV and for the Johnstown Tribune-Democrat. A 2009 graduate of Morningside University, Ashley began her broadcast career in Sioux City, both at the college level and with local Fox Sports Radio affiliate, interning with and working alongside the voice of the USHL’s Sioux City Musketeers, Curtis Anderson.