Melbourne Ice

Ice release new logo

A few weeks late on this one but the Melbourne Ice released a new logo back in December. The logo features the existing design surrounded by a blue band with the club name and establishment date. No word as of yet on whether this design will be featured on the jerseys or whether it is just for social media.

Prior versions of the Melbourne Ice logo

Melbourne Ice - December 2019

Ice defeat Mustangs in Bushfire Appeal match

The Melbourne Ice have defeated the Melbourne Mustangs 5-2 in their Victorian Bushfire Appeal exhibition match. The event raised over $30,000, a figure which is yet to include the two teams jersey auctions. For more information see the game summary from the Melbourne Mustangs.

– Melbourne Ice 5-2 Melbourne Mustangs (16:00, 19 January 2020, O’Brien Icehouse)

Update: After final contributions the managed to raise over $50,000.

Ice reveal Bushfire Appeal jersey

The Melbourne Ice have revealed their Bushfire Appeal jersey which will be worn during the Victorian Bushfire Appeal exhibition match on 19 January. The jersey features a Bushfire Appeal logo and is produced by Kridgett Kreations. The club will hold a silent auction for all 22 jerseys worn on the night. For more information see the announcement from the club.

Melbourne Ice - Bushfire Appeal

Ice and Mustangs announce exhibition game

The Melbourne Ice and Melbourne Mustangs will play an exhibition game on 19 January at the O’Brien Icehouse to help raise funds for the Victorian Bushfire Appeal. For more information see the announcement from the Melbourne Ice.

– Melbourne Ice – Melbourne Mustangs (16:00, 19 January 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)

2020 AIHL schedule released

The Australian Ice Hockey League have released the schedule for the upcoming 2020 season. The regular season will start on 18 April and run through to 23 August followed by the playoffs weekend on 29 and 30 August at a location to be announced. The league also announced that the All-Star Game has been removed from the 2020 schedule following a request to allow more rest for the teams. A round of the 2020 season will also be dedicated to firefighters to help raise money for the Rural Fire Services and to the Red Cross.

Further information:
AIHL Facebook post
2020 season schedule

Ice sign Sweatman

The Melbourne Ice have announced the signing of forward Samuel Sweatman for the remainder of the 2019 season. Sweatman spent the 2018-19 season playing for HPK U16 Team in the Jr. C Suomi-sarja Q, HPK U18 Akatemia in the Jr. B Suomi-sarja Q and the Melbourne Glaciers in the Australian Junior Ice Hockey League.