Month: December 2018

2018-19 AWIHL season: Round 6

Round 6 of the 2018-19 Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League season has finished with the Melbourne Ice defeating the Perth Inferno in both games of their double header at the O’Brien Group Arena. With their two wins the Ice increase their lead at the top of the standings, now seven points clear of the second placed Sydney Sirens. Next week the Sirens host the Adelaide Rush in a double header at the Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink.

Further information:
League website
YouTube live stream account

Results (all times local)
– Perth Inferno 3–9 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 8 December 2018, O’Brien Group Arena). Live stream
– Perth Inferno 1–5 Melbourne Ice (13:15, 9 December 2018, O’Brien Group Arena). Live stream

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 6 6 0 0 0 18
Sydney Sirens 6 3 1 0 2 11
Adelaide Rush 4 2 0 0 2 6
Perth Inferno 6 2 0 0 4 6
Brisbane Goannas 6 0 0 1 5 1

Last updated 9 December 2018

2018-19 AJIHL season: Round 4

Round 4 of the 2018-19 Australian Junior Ice Hockey League season has finished with the Brisbane Blitz picking up two wins and the Sydney Sabres one win from their three game series at Iceworld Boondall. The Blitz move to the top of the Northern Division standings, edging out the Sabres on percentage. The Adelaide Generals remain at the top of the Southern Division and League standings. Next week the Sharks host the Glaciers at the Perth Ice Arena and the Blitz travel to Sydney to take on the Wolf Pack.

For more information see the league esportsdesk website.

Results (all times local)
– Sydney Sabres 1–3 Brisbane Blitz (16:00, 8 December 2018, Iceworld Boondall)
– Sydney Sabres 2–3 Brisbane Blitz (08:00, 9 December 2018, Iceworld Boondall)
– Sydney Sabres 3–1 Brisbane Blitz (15:30, 9 December 2018, Iceworld Boondall)

Northern Division

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Brisbane Blitz 3 2 0 0 1 6
Sydney Sabres 5 2 0 0 3 6
Sydney Wolf Pack 2 1 0 0 1 3

Southern Division

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Adelaide Generals 6 4 0 1 1 13
Melbourne Glaciers 6 1 1 0 4 5
Perth Sharks 0 0 0 0 0 0

League standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Adelaide Generals 6 4 0 1 1 13
Brisbane Blitz 3 2 0 0 1 6
Sydney Sabres 5 2 0 0 3 6
Melbourne Glaciers 6 1 1 0 4 5
Sydney Wolf Pack 2 1 0 0 1 3
Perth Sharks 0 0 0 0 0 0

Last updated 9 December 2018

AIHL news: 5 December 2018

Melbourne Ice
– The Ice have announced the signing of Brad Vigon to the position of head coach. Vigon replaces interim coach Sandy Gardner who had been in the role since June 2018 after the departure of Peter Ekroth. Vigon previously coached the Melbourne Mustangs from 2013 to 2015 and is the current head coach of the Australian men’s national team.