The AIHL have announced the preliminary rosters for the upcoming 2018 AIHL All-Star Weekend. Included on Team Boyle is Greg Oddy who recently announced his retirement from the AIHL. The league is expected to announce further players in the lead up to the event. The All-Star Weekend will take place on 2 and 3 June at the Adelaide Ice Arena with a junior camp and skills competition on 2 June and the All-Star game on 3 June.
The league earlier announced that the Adelaide Rush of the Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League will also feature on the weekend where they will demonstrate each contest in the skills competition.
– The Adrenaline will hold a Canada Day game this season on 1 July against the CBR Brave. Their event is sponsored by PowerHealth Solutions and will include a special edition jersey.
Round 8 of the 2018 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Penrith Raptors and Reach Rebels. The Sting remain on top of the standings, four points ahead of the second placed Raptors. Next week the Sydney Sting host the Raptors at the Penrith Ice Palace in the only game of the round.
Round 5 of the 2018 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Adelaide Adrenaline, Sydney Bears, CBR Brave, Newcastle Northstars and Perth Thunder. The Brave remain on top of the standings, two points clear of the second placed Northstars. Next week all eight teams are in action across seven games.
– Peter Chamberlain has announced that he will step aside Chairman of the Brave until further notice. The move comes after an incident, now dubbed the “bincident”, at the game between the Brave and Sydney Bears at the Macquarie Ice Rink on 12 May. For more information regarding the incident have a listen to Episode 11 of The Fifth Liners Podcast and see the statement from the Brave released yesterday.
Round 7 of the 2018 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Sydney Sting an Penrith Raptors. The Sting remain on top of the standings, six points clear of the second placed Raptors. Next week the Newcastle North Stars host the Raptors at the Hunter Ice Skating Stadium and the Reach Rebels take on the Nudo Bombers in Penrith.
Round 4 of the 2018 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Melbourne Mustangs, Sydney Ice Dogs, Newcastle Northstars, CBR Brave and Perth Thunder. The Brave return to the top of the standings with the Ice Dogs in second and the Ice dropping to third. Next week seven teams are in action across six games while the Ice Dogs sit the round out on a bye.