Month: May 2018

Preliminary rosters announced for 2018 AIHL All-Star Weekend

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.

For more information see the announcement from the club

Team Rezek
Matt Armstrong (Melbourne Ice)
Sebastian Andersson (Adelaide Adrenaline)
Ben Breault (Perth Thunder)
Ellesse Carini (Sydney Ice Dogs)
Jack Carpenter (Melboure Ice)
Nathan Chiarlitti (Sydney Ice Dogs)
Glen Forbes-White (Adelaide Adrenaline)
Rob Haselhurst (Newcastle Northstars)
Aleš Krátoška (Adelaide Adrenaline)
Robert Malloy (Newcastle Northstars)
Thomas Powell (Melbourne Ice)
Josef Rezek (Adelaide Adrenaline)
Vadim Virjassov (Melbourne Mustangs)
Lliam Webster (Melbourne Ice)

Team Boyle
Alex Adams (Adelaide Adrenaline)
Charles Adams (Sydney Bears)
Caleb Apperson (Adelaide Adrenaline)
Zach Boyle (Adelaide Adrenaline)
Andrew Cox (Perth Thunder)
Peter Di Salvo (Perth Thunder)
Joe Harcharik (Newcastle Northstars)
Mitch Humphries (Melbourne Mustangs)
Anthony Kimlin (Sydney Bears)
Remy McGuiness (Adelaide Adrenaline)
Greg Oddy (Adelaide Adrenaline)
Nick Rivait (Newcastle Northstars)
Grant Toulmin (Sydney Ice Dogs)
Jamie Woodman (Perth Thunder)

2018 ECSL season: Round 8

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.

For more information see the ECSL website.

Results
– Penrith Raptors 2-1 Newcastle North Stars ECSL (15:00, 20 May 2018, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Reach Rebels 3-1 Nudo Bombers (19:30, 20 May 2018, Penrith Ice Palace)

Standings

Team GP W T L PTS
Sydney Sting 7 7 0 0 14
Penrith Raptors 7 5 0 2 10
Nudo Bombers 8 3 0 5 6
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 7 1 1 5 3
Reach Rebels 7 1 1 5 3

Last updated 20 May 2018

2018 AIHL season: Round 5

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.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results
– Newcastle Northstars 5-6 SO Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 19 May 2018, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Sydney Bears 3-2 SO Melbourne Mustangs (17:00, 19 May 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Perth Thunder 2-6 CBR Brave (17:30, 19 May 2018, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Sydney Bears 3-2 Melbourne Ice (16:00, 20 May 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Newcastle Northstars 4-2 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 20 May 2018, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Perth Thunder 4-3 CBR Brave (17:00, 20 May 2018, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
CBR Brave 7 5 0 0 2 15
Newcastle Northstars 8 3 1 2 2 13
Sydney Ice Dogs 7 3 1 1 2 12
Melbourne Mustangs 7 3 0 1 3 10
Melbourne Ice 7 2 2 0 3 10
Perth Thunder 8 3 0 1 4 10
Adelaide Adrenaline 8 2 1 1 4 9
Sydney Bears 6 2 1 0 3 8

Last updated 20 May 2018

Perth Inferno 2018-19 team staff

The Inferno have announced four members of their team staff for their inaugural season in the Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League. For more information see the announcement from Ice Hockey WA

– Head Coach: Paul Graham
– Assistant Coach: Thomas Boschman
– Strength & Conditioning Coach/Assistant Coach: Alivia Del Basso
– Team Manager: Daniel Juriansz

AIHL news: 16 May 2018

CBR Brave
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.

Sydney Ice Dogs
– The Ice Dogs have released pictures of their alternate jerseys designed by Cheapskate Hockey. The jerseys will be worn at their home game on 23 June against the Melbourne Ice. For more information see the pictures on the Ice Dogs Facebook page.

2018 ECSL season: Round 7

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.

For more information see the ECSL website.

Results
– Nudo Bombers 1-8 Sydney Sting (19:00, 12 May 2018, Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink)
– Penrith Raptors 5-2 Reach Rebels (20:45, 12 May 2018, Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W T L PTS
Sydney Sting 7 7 0 0 14
Penrith Raptors 6 4 0 2 8
Nudo Bombers 7 3 0 4 6
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 6 1 1 4 3
Reach Rebels 6 0 1 5 1

Last updated 12 May 2018

AIHL news: 12 May 2018

Adelaide Adrenaline
Josef Rezek has been named captain of the Adrenaline. Rezek replaces David Huxley who held the position during the 2017 season.

CBR Brave
– New sponsor: King Ape Supplements and King Ape’s Paradise Erindale. Supplements sponsor for the 2018 season.

Perth Thunder
– New sponsor: Coffey. Corporate partner for the 2018 season.

2018 AIHL season: Round 4

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.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results
– Melbourne Ice 3-5 Melbourne Mustangs (19:30, 11 May 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 3-1 Perth Thunder (16:30, 12 May 2018, Perth Ice Arena)
– Newcastle Northstars 5-4 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 12 May 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– CBR Brave 3-1 Sydney Bears (17:00, 12 May 2018, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Newcastle Northstars 4-3 Melbourne Mustangs (16:00, 13 May 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 4-8 Perth Thunder (16:30, 13 May 2018, Perth Ice Arena)

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
CBR Brave 5 4 0 0 1 12
Sydney Ice Dogs 7 3 1 1 2 12
Melbourne Ice 6 2 2 0 2 10
Melbourne Mustangs 6 3 0 0 3 9
Newcastle Northstars 6 2 1 1 2 9
Perth Thunder 6 2 0 1 3 7
Adelaide Adrenaline 6 2 0 1 3 7
Sydney Bears 4 1 0 0 3 3

Last updated 13 May 2018