Adrenaline get their own official beer

The Adelaide Adrenaline and beer sponsor Big Shed Brewing Concern have announced the release of Puck Yeah Pale Ale, the official beer of the Adelaide Adrenaline. Puck Yeah is an American pale ale previously under the name of F-Yeah American Pale Ale. For more information see the announcement from the club

2019 AIHL season: Round 16

Round 16 of the 2019 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Melbourne Ice, Melbourne Mustangs, CBR Brave, Perth Thunder and Newcastle Northstars. The Brave remain on top of the standings, 27 points clear of the second placed Northstars. Following their win on 10 August the Brave also broke the record for total points scored in a regular season. The Brave set the record last season after recording 72 points. Next week all eight teams are in action across five games.

Skaters Network Player of the Week: Kieren Webster (Perth Thunder)

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Melbourne Ice 7-6 OT Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 10 August 2019, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Melbourne Mustangs 4-1 Sydney Bears (17:00, 10 August 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 5-12 CBR Brave (17:30, 10 August 2019, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Melbourne Ice 3-9 Perth Thunder (16:30, 11 August 2019, Perth Ice Arena)
– Melbourne Mustangs 4-7 CBR Brave (16:30, 11 August 2019, Phllip Ice Skating Centre)
– Newcastle Northstars 5-4 SO Sydney Ice Dogs (16:45, 11 August 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
CBR Brave 27 25 0 1 1 76
Newcastle Northstars 25 15 2 0 8 49
Perth Thunder 25 13 1 1 10 42
Sydney Bears 24 12 2 0 10 40
Melbourne Mustangs 25 12 0 3 10 39
Sydney Ice Dogs 24 8 1 2 13 28
Melbourne Ice 25 6 3 0 16 24
Adelaide Adrenaline 25 0 0 2 23 2

Last updated 14 August 2019

2019 ECSL season: Round 18

Round 18 of the 2019 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Nudo Bombers and Penrith Raptors. The Bombers remain on top of the standings, two points clear of the second placed Sydney Sting. Next week four teams are in action across four games while the Raptors sit the round out on a bye.

Further information:
ECSL website

Results
– Penrith Raptors 7-5 Newcastle North Stars ECSL (18:45, 10 August 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Nudo Bombers 7-2 Sydney Sting (19:15, 10 August 2019, Penrith Ice Palace)

Standings

Team GP W T L PTS
Nudo Bombers 15 11 1 3 23
Sydney Sting 15 10 1 4 21
Penrith Raptors 16 10 0 6 20
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 15 5 1 9 11
Reach Rebels 15 0 1 14 1

Last updated 10 August 2019

Roster released for 2019 Winter Games NZ

Ice Hockey Australia have released the Australian men’s national team roster for the upcoming 2019 Winter Games NZ’s Trans-Tasman Challenge. Australia will take on New Zealand in a three game series in Queenstown from 5 to 7 September 2019. For more information see the announcement from Ice Hockey Australia.

Roster
Zach Boyle (Adelaide Adrenaline)
Jonathon Bremner (Melbourne Ice)
Wehebe Darge (CBR Brave)
Dayne Davis (Newcastle Northstars)
Hayden Dawes (CBR Brave)
Rob Haselhurst (Perth Thunder)
Robert Malloy (Newcastle Northstars)
Liam Manwarring (Newcastle Northstars)
Brendan McDowell (Melbourne Mustangs)
Austin McKenzie (Melbourne Ice)
Kai Miettinen (CBR Brave)
Patrick Nadin (Newcastle Northstars)
Timothy Newmark (Sydney Bears)
Daniel Pataky (Sydney Ice Dogs)
Aiden Sillato (Sydney Ice Dogs)
Charlie Smart (Newcastle Northstars)
Vadim Virjassov (Melbourne Mustangs)
Kieren Webster (Perth Thunder)
Lliam Webster (Melbourne Ice)
Jamie Woodman (Perth Thunder)

2019 AIHL season: Round 15

Round 15 of the 2019 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Perth Thunder, Sydney Bears, Melbourne Mustangs, CBR Brave and Newcastle Northstars. The Brave remain on top of the standings, 23 points clear of the second placed Northstars. Next week all eight teams are in action across six games.

The match between the Adelaide Adrenaline and CBR Brave on 3 August also served as the fifth annual beyondblue Cup. The Brave won the Cup for the fifth year in a row, defeating the Adrenaline 7-2. The regular season match between the two teams has been branded to help raise awareness for the beyondblue charity.

Skaters Network Player of the Week: Vadim Virjassov (Melbourne Mustangs)

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Newcastle Northstars 3-5 Perth Thunder (16:30, 3 August 2019, Perth Ice Arena)
– Sydney Bears 6-3 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 3 August 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Melbourne Mustangs 3-1 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 3 August 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 2-7 CBR Brave (17:30, 3 August 2019, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Sydney Bears 2-6 Melbourne Mustangs (14:00, 4 August 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 4-5 CBR Brave (16:30, 4 August 2019, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Newcastle Northstars 7-3 Perth Thunder (16:30, 4 August 2019, Perth Ice Arena)

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
CBR Brave 25 23 0 1 1 70
Newcastle Northstars 24 15 1 0 8 47
Sydney Bears 23 12 2 0 9 40
Perth Thunder 24 12 1 1 10 39
Melbourne Mustangs 23 11 0 3 9 36
Sydney Ice Dogs 22 8 1 1 12 27
Melbourne Ice 23 6 2 0 15 22
Adelaide Adrenaline 24 0 0 1 23 1

Last updated 9 August 2019

2019 ECSL season: Round 17

Round 17 of the 2019 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Nudo Bombers and Sydney Sting. The Bombers remain on top of the standings, equal on points with the second placed Sting. Next week the Newcastle North Stars host the Penrith Raptors and the Sting take on the Bombers.

Further information:
ECSL website

Results
– Reach Rebels 1-4 Sydney Sting (19:30, 3 August 2019, Penrith Ice Palace)
– Nudo Bombers 5-3 Penrith Raptors (19:45, 4 August 2019, Penrith Ice Palace)

Standings

Team GP W T L PTS
Nudo Bombers 14 10 1 3 21
Sydney Sting 14 10 1 3 21
Penrith Raptors 15 9 0 6 18
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 14 5 1 8 11
Reach Rebels 15 0 1 14 1

Last updated 4 August 2019