Month: August 2017

Pirates claim three points against Liverpool

The Canberra Pirates have lost and tied their two 2017 NSW Women’s League games against the LCC Saints at the Phillip Ice Skating Centre. The team lost the first game 0-4 and tied the second 3-3.

The Pirates return to Australian Women’s Tier 2 Show Case Series competition on 23 September for the finals series in Melbourne.

For more information see the clubs Facebok post and see the league website.

– LCC Saints Women 0-4 Canberra Pirates (12:15, 26 August 2017, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– LCC Saints Women 3-3 Canberra Pirates (15:45, 26 August 2017, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)

2017 AIHL season: Round 18

The final round of the 2017 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Perth Thunder, Melbourne Ice, Sydney Ice Dogs and Sydney Bears. The Ice finish the regular season in first place on 71 points, 14 ahead of the second placed Thunder. Next week are the Goodall Cup playoffs with the Ice taking on the Mustangs and the Thunder playing the Brave in the two semifinals.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Round 18 results:
– Adelaide Adrenaline 3-11 Perth Thunder (16:30, 26 August 2017, Perth Ice Arena)
– CBR Brave 2-5 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 26 August 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 3-2 Newcastle Northstars (17:00, 26 August 2017, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Melbourne Mustangs 5-6 Sydney Bears (17:00, 26 August 2017, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– CBR Brave 2-5 Melbourne Ice (16:00, 27 August 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 1-12 Perth Thunder (16:30, 27 August 2017, Perth Ice Arena)
– Melbourne Mustangs 2-4 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 27 August 2017, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings at the end of Round 18:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 28 22 2 1 3 71
Perth Thunder 28 16 3 3 6 57
CBR Brave 28 13 3 1 11 46
Melbourne Mustangs 28 11 2 3 12 40
Sydney Ice Dogs 28 12 0 0 16 36
Sydney Bears 28 8 3 3 14 33
Newcastle Northstars 28 7 3 3 15 30
Adelaide Adrenaline 28 6 1 3 18 26

Last updated 27 August 2017

2017 ECSL season: Round 22

Round 22 of the 2017 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Newcastle North Stars and Sydney Sting, while the Penrith Raptors and Reach Rebels played out a four-all draw. The Sting remain on top of the standings, seven points clear of the second placed Raptors. Next week four of the teams are in action across four games while the North Stars sit the round out on a bye.

The league also decided to call the cancelled match from Round 13 between the Sydney Sting and Penrith Raptors a draw. As a result both teams received a point.

For more information see the ECSL website.

Round 22 results:
– Penrith Raptors 4-4 Reach Rebels (17:00, 26 August 2017, Penrith Ice Palace)
– Reach Rebels 0-7 Newcastle North Stars ECSL (17:00, 27 August 2017, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Blueline Bombers 4-6 Sydney Sting (18:30, 27 August 2017, Penrith Ice Palace)

Standings at the end of Round 22:

Team GP W T L PTS
Sydney Sting 17 12 3 2 27
Penrith Raptors 17 8 4 5 20
Reach Rebels 17 6 3 8 15
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 18 5 3 10 13
Blueline Bombers 17 2 7 8 11

Last updated 27 August 2017

Northstars 2017 player awards

The Newcastle Northstars held their 2017 Players Awards yesterday.

– Most Valuable Player: Joe Harcharik
– Best Defensive Player: Robert Malloy
– Tony Huntley Memorial Award for best Australian player: Mat Lindsay
– Coaches’ Award: David Ferrari
– Most Dedicated: Charlie Smart
– Most Improved: Liam Manwarring

2017 AIHL season: Round 17

Round 17 of the 2017 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Sydney Bears, CBR Brave, Melbourne Ice and Perth Thunder. The Ice maintain their 14 point lead at the top of the standings while the Brave and Mustangs secure the final two playoff spots. Next week all eight teams are in action across seven games for the final round of the 2017 regular season.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Round 17 results:
– Sydney Bears 3-2 SO Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 19 August 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– CBR Brave 8-1 Newcastle Northstars (17:00, 19 August 2017, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Melbourne Ice 4-1 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 19 August 2017, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Perth Thunder 5-4 Melbourne Mustangs (17:00, 19 August 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Perth Thunder 5-1 Melbourne Mustangs (16:00, 20 August 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Melbourne Ice 6-4 Newcastle Northstars (16:00, 20 August 2017, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Sydney Bears 3-0 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 20 August 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– CBR Brave 6-1 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 20 August 2017, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings at the end of Round 17:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 26 20 2 1 3 65
Perth Thunder 26 14 3 3 6 51
CBR Brave 26 13 3 1 9 46
Melbourne Mustangs 26 11 2 3 10 40
Sydney Ice Dogs 26 10 0 0 16 30
Sydney Bears 27 7 3 3 14 30
Newcastle Northstars 27 7 3 3 14 30
Adelaide Adrenaline 26 6 1 3 16 23

Last updated 20 August 2017

2017 ECSL season: Round 21

Round 21 of the 2017 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Penrith Raptors and Reach Rebels. The Sydney Sting remain at the top of the standings, six points clear of the second placed Raptors. Next week all five teams are in action across three games.

For more information see the ECSL website.

Round 21 results:
– Penrith Raptors 5-3 Newcastle North Stars ECSL (17:00, 19 August 2017, Penrith Ice Palace)
– Reach Rebels 6-5 Blueline Bombers (18:15, 20 August 2017, Penrith Ice Palace)

Standings at the end of Round 21:

Team GP W T L PTS
Sydney Sting 15 11 2 2 24
Penrith Raptors 15 8 2 5 18
Reach Rebels 15 6 2 7 14
Blueline Bombers 16 2 7 7 11
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 17 4 3 10 11

Last updated 20 August 2017

CBR Brave 2017 awards night

The Brave held their 2017 Presentation Night on 16 August.

– Most Valuable Player: Stephen Blunden
– Best Forward: Stephen Blunden
– Best Defenceman: Dominic Jalbert
– Emerging Brave: Bayley Kubara
– Players Player: Dominic Jalbert
– Coaches Award: Matt Harvey
– Fan Choice: Jan Safar
– John Lewis Memorial Award: Krisy Maricic and Bede Riley