Brisbane Blitz 2017-18 roster

The Brisbane Blitz have released their roster for the 2017-18 AJIHL season. The Blitz kick of their season on 9 and 10 December against the Sydney Wolf Pack at the Penrith Ice Palace.

Players
Harley Anderson (C)
Josh Anderson
Marcus Anderson
Anthony Barnes
Will Clifford
Matt de Beer
Damon de Ryck
– Liam Gepp
Alex Gracia
Isaac Norris
Conar Peace
Grady Perlin
Imogen Perry
Anthony Santilli (A)
Nick Scanlan (A)
Lachlan Tripp
Ben Woodall

Staff
– Head Coach: Sebastian Gobeil
– Assistant Coach: Ben Spillane
– Assistant Coach: Ben Nayler
– Manager: Marcelle Tripp

AWIHL news: 21 November 2017

League
Sport and Recreation Victoria will provide an event assistance grant to the league for the AWIHL finals on 17 and 18 March 2018 at the O’Brien Group Arena. The grant was given as part of the States Significant Sporting Events Program and will go towards reducing the operating costs of the finals.

2017-18 AWIHL season: Round 3

Round 3 of the 2017-18 Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League season has finished with the Sydney Sirens defeating the Melbourne Ice in both games at the O’Brien Group Arena. The Sirens remain undefeated and now sit six points clear at the top of the standings. Competition resumes on 2 December with the Adelaide Rush hosting the Melbourne Ice in a double header.

Further information:
Live streaming details
League website

Round 3 results
– Sydney Sirens 3-0 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 18 November 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Sydney Sirens 4-2 Melbourne Ice (11:15, 19 November 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Sydney Sirens 4 4 0 0 0 12
Melbourne Ice 4 2 0 0 2 6
Adelaide Rush 4 1 0 1 2 4
Brisbane Goannas 4 0 1 0 3 2

Last updated 19 November 2017

AIHL news: 18 November 2017

Sydney Ice Dogs
– The Ice Dogs have announced the signing of Andrew Petrie to the position of head coach for the 2018 season. The announcement comes a month after Petrie left the position of head coach at the Newcastle Northstars. Petrie replaces Christopher Blagg in the position with Blagg taking on the role of club president. Petrie previously coached the Ice Dogs in 2014 and coached the Northstars from 2015 to 2017. For more information see the announcement from the club.

AWIHL news: 18 November 2017

League
– Melbourne Ice goaltender Tara Woods has been named the Skaters Network Player of the Month for October. Woods played in the team’s season opener against the Brisbane Goannas and recorded a shutout, making 17 saves.
– The AWIHL officially announced the launch of their new website yesterday. For more information see the article from the IHA.

AIHL news: 15 November 2017

Melbourne Mustangs
– The Mustangs have announced that Michael Flaherty will not return to the position of head coach for the 2018 season. Flaherty served as head coach during the 2016 and 2017 seasons and was an assistant in 2015. His replacement and the new coaching lineup is expected to be announced in the coming weeks. For more information see the announcement from the club.

Sydney Sabres 2017-18 roster

The Sydney Sabres have released their roster for the 2017-18 AJIHL season. The Sabres kick of the season in a double header against the Sydney Wolf Pack on 2 and 3 December at the Penrith Ice Palace.

Nick Air
James Barton
– Ryan Barton
James Douchkov
Jake Knott
Calvin Kwan
– Orion Lynch
Austin Matthews
Branson Moore
– Matteo Raco
Tom Roberts
Alex Ross
Dylan Sables
Hayden Savage
Cameron Smith
Ethan Spelde
Dale Tilsted
James Urweiss
Nick Weiland

Sydney Wolf Pack 2017-18 roster

The Sydney Wolf Pack have released their roster for the 2017-18 AJIHL season. The Wolf Pack kick of the season in a double header against the Sydney Sabres on 2 and 3 December at the Penrith Ice Palace.

Alberic Benjamin
Ignacy Benjamin
Joel Berthold
Danny Blazevic
Connor Bolger
Nicolas Campeau
Mackenzie Gallagher
Harrison Good
Joey Gunner
Mohak Issar
Paul Kim
Matthew Kopp
Dylan Lavery
Jack Ransome
Taegan Rippon
Fredrik Rozenberg
Jayden Whitbread
Luke Zvonicek

2017-18 AWIHL season: Round 2

Round 2 of the 2017-18 Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League season has finished with both the Adelaide Rush and Brisbane Goannas picking up a win. The win for the Rush is the first since changing their name from the Adelaide Adrenaline. The Rush move up to third in the standings while the Sydney Sirens remain in first place. Next week the Melbourne Ice host the Sirens in a double header at the O’Brien Group Arena.

Further information:
Live streaming details
League website

Round 2 results
– Brisbane Goannas 3-2 SO Adelaide Rush (16:30, 11 November 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Brisbane Goannas 2-4 Adelaide Rush (10:00, 12 November 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)

Standings

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

Last updated 12 November 2017