Month: July 2019

Mustangs v Ice Dogs cancelled game rescheduled to 3 August

The Melbourne Mustangs and Sydney Ice Dogs game which was originally scheduled for 8 June at the Macquarie Ice Rink before being cancelled has been rescheduled to 3 August. The game had to be cancelled in June after the Mustangs flight was grounded at Melbourne Airport.

– Melbourne Mustangs – Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 3 August 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Australian to compete in the 2019 Winter Games NZ

The Australian men’s national team will travel to New Zealand in September 2019 to compete in the 2019 Winter Game NZ’s Trans-Tasman Challenge. The series will see the Australia take on New Zealand in three game series at the Queenstown Ice Arena from 5 to 7 September 2019. New Zealand won the 2018 Challenge two games to one.

For more information see the announcement from the New Zealand Ice Hockey League and the article from Voxy.co.nz.

Brave reveal Spicy Dangles jersey

The CBR Brave have revealed their Spicy Dangles inspired blue jersey which will be worn during their 20 July game against the Newcastle Northstars at the Phillip Ice Skating Centre. The jersey features the logo of hockey apparel company Spicy Dangles and is produced by Kridgett Kreations. For more information see the announcement from the club.

 

CBR Brave - Spicy Dangles jersey

2019 AIHL season: Round 13

Round 13 of the 2019 Australian Ice Hockey League season. Results and standings will be updated as the scores become known.

Skaters Network Player of the Week:

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Melbourne Ice 1-5 Melbourne Mustangs (19:30, 19 July 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 5-7 Perth Thunder (16:30, 20 July 2019, Perth Ice Arena)
– Sydney Bears 5-4 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 20 July 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Newcastle Northstars 2-3 CBR Brave (17:30, 20 July 2019, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Sydney Bears Melbourne Mustangs (14:00, 21 July 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– CBR Brave Newcastle Northstars (16:00, 21 July 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Sydney Ice Dogs Perth Thunder (16:30, 21 July 2019, Perth Ice Arena)

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
CBR Brave 20 19 0 0 1 57
Newcastle Northstars 19 14 1 0 4 44
Sydney Bears 18 9 2 0 7 31
Perth Thunder 19 9 1 1 8 30
Melbourne Mustangs 18 7 0 3 8 24
Sydney Ice Dogs 18 6 1 1 10 21
Melbourne Ice 20 6 1 0 13 20
Adelaide Adrenaline 20 0 0 1 19 1

Last updated 20 July 2019

2019 AW2SCS: Round 2

Round 2 of the 2019 Australian Women’s Tier 2 Show Case Series has finished with wins for the Melbourne Chargers, New South Wales Bombers, Canberra Pirates and WA Blaze. The Bombers remain on top of the standings at the end of the round, two points clear of the second placed Chargers. Round 3 of the competition is scheduled for 19 and 20 October in Melbourne.

Further information:
AW2SCS’ Facebook page
AW2SCS’ eSportsdesk page for statistics

Results (all times local, all games at Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Canberra Pirates 3-1 WA Blaze (10:00, 13 July 2019)
– Adelaide Valkyries 1-4 Melbourne Chargers (11:15, 13 July 2019)
– Canberra Pirates 2-0 New South Wales Bombers (16:00, 13 July 2019)
– WA Blaze 1-2 Melbourne Chargers (17:15, 13 July 2019)
– Adelaide Valkyries 0-11 New South Wales Bombers (18:30, 13 July 2019)
– Adelaide Valkyries 0-6 Canberra Pirates (07:30, 14 July 2019)
– New South Wales Bombers 1-1 WA Blaze (08:45, 14 July 2019)
– Canberra Pirates 2-2 Melbourne Chargers (10:00, 14 July 2019)
– WA Blaze 2-1 Adelaide Valkyries (11:15, 14 July 2019)
– New South Wales Bombers 2-0 Melbourne Chargers (15:30, 14 July 2019)
– WA Blaze 6-1 Adelaide Valkyries (16:45, 14 July 2019)

Regular season standings

Team GP W T L PTS
New South Wales Bombers 9 6 2 1 14
Melbourne Chargers 8 5 2 1 12
Canberra Pirates 9 5 1 3 11
WA Blaze 9 3 1 5 7
Adelaide Valkyries 9 0 0 9 0

Last updated 14 July 2019

2019 AIHL season: Round 12

Round 12 of the 2019 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Newcastle Northstars, Melbourne Mustangs, Sydney Ice Dogs, CBR Brave, Perth Thunder and Sydney Bears. The Brave remain on top of the standings, ten points clear of the second placed Northstars. Next week seven teams are in action across seven games while the Adelaide Adrenaline sit the round out on a bye.

The match between the Adelaide Adrenaline and Sydney Ice Dogs also served as the 2019 Matt Clark Memorial Shield Game, a game which was originally from 1995 to 2001 by the Warringah Bombers. The match is dedicated to former Bombers player Matt Clark who passed away due to Leukaemia in 1995. The Ice Dogs won the shield after defeating the Adrenaline 10-1. The win is the Ice Dogs first since 2017 having lost last year against the CBR Brave.

Skaters Network Player of the Week: Wehebe Darge (CBR Brave)

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Newcastle Northstars 3-1 Sydney Bears (19:30, 12 July 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Perth Thunder 3-6 Melbourne Mustangs (17:00, 13 July 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 1-10 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 13 July 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Melbourne Ice 4-8 CBR Brave (17:30, 13 July 2019, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Perth Thunder 4-3 Melbourne Mustangs (14:00, 14 July 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Melbourne Ice 1-5 CBR Brave (16:30, 14 July 2019, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 4-6 Sydney Bears (17:00, 14 July 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
CBR Brave 19 18 0 0 1 54
Newcastle Northstars 18 14 1 0 3 44
Sydney Bears 17 8 2 0 7 28
Perth Thunder 18 8 1 1 8 27
Melbourne Mustangs 17 6 0 3 8 21
Sydney Ice Dogs 17 6 1 1 9 21
Melbourne Ice 18 6 1 0 11 20
Adelaide Adrenaline 20 0 0 1 19 1

Last updated 18 July 2019

Adelaide Rush 2019-20 team staff

The Adelaide Rush have announced their team staff for the 2019-20 AWIHL season. For more information see the announcement from the club.

– Head Coach: Jamie Holland
– Assistant Coach: Joey MacDougall
– Assistant Coach: Hayden Crafter
– Team Manager: Emmalene Lang
– Game Day Manager: Sara Wilkinson