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Perth Inferno 2019-20 team staff and committee

The Perth Inferno have announced their team staff and committee members for the upcoming 2019-20 season.

For more information see the announcements from the club:
Team staff announcement
Committee announcement

Team staff
– Head Coach: Paul Graham
– Assistant Coach: Jason McMahon
– Defence Coach: Jamie Woodman
– Goaltending Coach: Thomas Boschman
– Team Manager: Brooks Goulds
– Medical: Shannon Spencer
– Medical: Jakub Chudy

Committee
– President: Alicia Kelly
– Vice President: Darren Sharp
– Treasurer: Cara Minney-Smith
– Secretary: Matt Mosley
– Marketing and Media: Paul Graham
– Merchandising Manager: Danielle King
– Community Liason: Mickey Kordas
– General Committee: Thomas Boschman
– General Committee: Marina Nottle

Thunder sign Gilmour

The Perth Thunder have announced the signing of Canadian forward Jake Gilmour for the remainder of the 2019 season. Gilmour last played in 2016-17 for the Niagara Falls Canucks in the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League where he recorded 20 points from 38 games. For more information see the announcement from the club.

Ice sign Stahlhuth

The Melbourne Ice have announced the signing American defenceman Thomas Stahlhuth as a replacement for the injured Jesse Schwartz. Stahlhuth spent his 2018-19 season playing for Colby College in the NCAA’s Division III system where he picked up 14 points from 24 games. Schwartz is expected to leave the club this week due to an on-going knee injury. For more information see the announcement from the club.

Brave sign Riley

The CBR Brave have announced the signing of Conor Riley for the remainder of the 2019 season. Riley spent the majority of the 2018-19 playing in the ECHL for the Adironack Thunder and also played two brief stints in the American Hockey League on loan for the Binghamton Devils and Providence Bruins. In his ECHL season for the Thunder Riley recorded 35 points from 58 games. For more information see the announcement from the club.

Bears reveal their Wear it Purple jersey

The Sydney Bears have revealed their Wear it Purple jersey which will be worn on 23 June in their game against the CBR Brave at the Macquarie Ice Rink. The jerseys are being worn in support of the organisation Wear it Purple. For more information, including auction details, see the announcement from the club.

2019 AIHL season: Round 9

Round 9 of the 2019 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Melbourne Ice, CBR Brave, Sydney Bears, Sydney Ice Dogs and Newcastle Northstars. The Brave remain on top of the standings, three points clear of second placed Northstars. Next week all eight teams are in action across seven games.

Skaters Network Player of the Week:

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Melbourne Mustangs 2-3 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 22 June 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 4-1 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 22 June 2019, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– CBR Brave 6-2 Newcastle Northstars (17:00, 22 June 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Perth Thunder 4-5 OT Sydney Bears (17:00, 22 June 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Perth Thunder 1-6 Newcastle Northstars (16:00, 23 June 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 6-3 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 23 June 2019, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– CBR Brave 6-3 Sydney Bears (17:00, 23 June 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
CBR Brave 14 13 0 0 1 39
Newcastle Northstars 14 12 0 0 2 36
Sydney Bears 13 5 2 0 6 19
Melbourne Mustangs 12 5 0 3 4 18
Sydney Ice Dogs 12 5 1 0 6 17
Melbourne Ice 13 4 1 0 8 14
Perth Thunder 12 3 1 1 7 12
Adelaide Adrenaline 14 0 0 1 13 1

Last updated 23 June 2019

2019 ECSL season: Round 12

Round 12 of the 2019 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Penrith Raptors and Sydney Sting. The Sting remain on top of the standings, two points clear of the second placed Nudo Bombers. Next week the Newcastle Northstars host the Raptors and the Sting take on the Rebels.

Further information:
ECSL website

Results
– Reach Rebels 4-5 Penrith Raptors (19:00, 22 June 2019, Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink)
– Nudo Bombers 1-2 Sydney Sting (20:45, 22 June 2019, Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W T L PTS
Sydney Sting 10 8 1 1 17
Nudo Bombers 11 7 1 3 15
Penrith Raptors 11 6 0 5 12
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 10 3 1 6 7
Reach Rebels 10 0 1 9 1

Last updated 23 June 2019

Canada defeat USA in Game 3

Team Canada have defeated Team USA in game three of the 2019 Ice Hockey Classic in Melbourne. Canada claim the series with one game to spare.

Schedule
– Game 1: Team Canada 6-5 Team USA (12 June 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium, Newcastle)
– Game 2: Team Canada 10-5 Team USA (15 June 2019, International Convention Centre, Sydney)
– Game 3: Team Canada defeat Team USA (21 June 2019, O’Brien Group Arena, Melbourne)
– Game 4: Team Canada – Team USA (22 June 2019, O’Brien Group Arena, Melbourne)

Canada defeat USA in Sydney

Team Canada have defeated Team USA 10-5 in game two of the 2019 Ice Hockey Classic in Sydney. The competition now moves to Melbourne with game three and four to be held at the O’Brien Icehouse.

Schedule
– Game 1: Team Canada 6-5 Team USA (12 June 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium, Newcastle)
– Game 2: Team Canada 10-5 Team USA (15 June 2019, International Convention Centre, Sydney)
– Game 3: Team Canada – Team USA (21 June 2019, O’Brien Group Arena, Melbourne)
– Game 4: Team Canada – Team USA (22 June 2019, O’Brien Group Arena, Melbourne)