Round 8 of the 2015 Australian Ice Hockey League has finished with wins for Perth Thunder, Melbourne Ice, Sydney Ice Dogs (their first for the season) and the Newcastle North Stars. The Thunder remain in first place on the standings and are now five points clear of the second place Melbourne Ice. Next week all eight teams are in action across six games. Of note next weeks game involving the Perth Thunder and Melbourne Mustangs will be held at the Perth Arena (as opposed the the Perth Ice Arena) as a pre-game event to the Canada v USA Ice Hockey Classic match and will kick of at 15:20.
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Round 8 results:
- Perth Thunder 6 – 5 SO Newcastle North Stars (17:00, 13 June 2015, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium).
- CBR Brave 1 – 3 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 13 June 2015, Medibank Icehouse).
- Sydney Bears 3 – 4 SO Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 13 June 2015, Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink).
- CBR Brave 2 – 3 Melbourne Ice (16:00, 14 June 2015, Medibank Icehouse).
- Newcastle North Stars 9 – 2 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 14 June 2015, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium).
- Perth Thunder 4 – 2 Sydney Bears (17:00, 14 June 2015, Penrith Ice Palace).
Standings at the end of Round 8:
|Newcastle North Stars||12||7||0||3||2||24|
|Sydney Ice Dogs||12||0||1||0||11||2|