Melbourne Chargers 2020 roster

The Melbourne Chargers have released their roster for the 2020 Australian Women’s Tier 2 Show Case Series.

New players to the team include Siobhan Bradley, Jasmine Dixon, Cassandra Dutton, Matilda Fitzpatrick, Alyson Frost, Kelsey Jovanou, Johanna Meissner, Taylie Nelson, Norelle Owen, Christine Van Den Berg, Stephanie Wood and Juliana Xue.

While dropped from the roster are Stephanie Bell, Amanda Blondin, Bronwyn Cashin, Dana Ciernohorsky, Shelly Clarkson, Emily Davis-Tope, Melanie Deksnis, Katie Facaris, Niamh Gallacher, Aimee Patchin, Makayla Peers, Veronica Ryan, Tara Scully, Georgia Sobol, Marie Stella and Meika Yeo.

Roster
– Lianora Bay
– Kayla Best
– Siobhan Bradley
– Caroline Dickie
– Cassandra Dutton
– Natalie Efimoff
– Leila El Allaui
– Matilda Fitzpatrick
– Ashlea Gagnon
– Thea Jones
– Kelsey Jovanou
– Lauren McNabb
Norelle Owen
Emily Page
Isabela Raymundo
Krystyn Raymundo
– Paige Scully
Julia Tran
– Gwen Troon
– Christine Van Den Berg
Audrey Wallace
– Stephanie Wood
– Juliana Xue
– Kira Young

Junior Development Squad roster
– Jasmine Dixon
– Alyson Frost
Amelia Grigaliunas
– Johanna Meissner
– Taylie Nelson

Canberra Pirates 2020 team managers

The Canberra Pirates have announced their team managers for the 2020 Australian Women’s Tier 2 Show Case Series and the 2020 New South Wales Women’s League season.

– AW2SCS: Marisha Rummukainen
– NSW Women’s: Sarah Webber

Related:
Canberra Pirates 2020 team coaches

Bears reveal Bushfire Battle jersey

The Sydney Bears have releaved their Bushfire Battle jersey which will be worn during 2020 Bushfire Battle Appeal exhibition match on 21 February. The jersey is produced and donated by Create Apparel. The club have listed the jerseys on 32auctions.com with proceeds going towards the Bushfire Appeal.

Further information:
Jersey auction at 32auctions.com
Announcement from the club
Ticket sales at Trybooking.com
Sydney Bears - Bushfire Battle 2020

Dogs release roster for Bushfire Appeal

The Sydney Ice Dogs have announced their roster for the 2020 Bushfire Battle Appeal against the Sydney Bears on 21 February at Macquarie Ice Rink. The proceeds from the game will go to both the Red Cross and the Rural Fire Service.

– Update (18 February): The Dogs have added Jason Kvisle and Matt Monaghan to their roster.

Further information:
Ticket sales at Trybooking.com
Roster announcement from the Ice Dogs (and roster additions)

Roster
Henrik Ahlin
Strat Allen
Garret Bartus (G)
Jake Burgess (G)
Billy Cliff
David Dunwoodie
Dmitri Kuleshov
Jason Kvisle
Tomas Manco (C)
Aleksi Mannio
James Marino
Shannon McGregor
Matt Monaghan
Daniel Pataky
Jonatan Ruth
Aiden Sillato
Andrew Smardon
Alec Stephenson
Todd Stephenson
Grant Toulmin
– David Williams
Anthony Wilson

Staff
– Head coach: Andrew Petrie

Australia sweeps Victorian All-Stars series

The Australian men’s national team have defeated the Victorian All-Stars 6-4 in game two of their two game series at the O’Brien Icehouse. The two game series was held as part of the Icehouse’s 10th anniversary celebrations. Australia sweeps the series having won the first game the day before.

– Australia 6-4 Victorian All-Stars (14:00, 16 February 2020, O’Brien Icehouse)

Related information:
Event information
Australian roster
Victorian All-Stars roster

Australia beats Victorian All-Stars

The Australian men’s national team have defeated the Victorian All-Stars 11-1 in game one of their two game series at the O’Brien Icehouse. The two game series is being held as part of the Icehouse’s 10th anniversary celebrations. Game two will be played on 16 February.

– Australia 11-1 Victorian All-Stars (19:00, 15 February 2020, O’Brien Icehouse)

Related information:
Event information
Ticket details
Australian roster
Victorian All-Stars roster

Macquarie Ice Rink fails to get heritage listing

The Heritage Council of NSW has rejected a proposal to grant the Macquarie Ice Rink heritage listing. An interim heritage order had been initially sought to protect the rink from potential demolition. Following the rejection there are now plans to apply for protection under the City of Ryde’s local planning rules. For more information see the article from The Sydney Morning Herald.

2019-20 AJIHL season: Round 7

Round 7 of the 2019-20 Australian Junior Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Sydney Sabres, Adelaide Generals, Sydney Wolf Pack, Brisbane Blitz and Perth Sharks. The Wolf Pack remain on top of the standings, 13 points clear of the second placed Blitz. Next week the Glaciers host the Generals in Melbourne and the Sabres take on the Wolf Pack in Liverpool.

Further information:
League esportsdesk website
AJIHL Facebook page

Results (all times local)
– Brisbane Blitz 3–5 Sydney Sabres (17:00, 15 February 2020, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Perth Sharks 2–3 Adelaide Generals (17:15, 15 February 2020, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Melbourne Glaciers 2–4 Sydney Wolf Pack (19:00, 15 February 2020, Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink)
– Melbourne Glaciers 1–2 Sydney Wolf Pack (09:00, 16 February 2020, Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink)
– Brisbane Blitz 5–1 Sydney Sabres (09:00, 16 February 2020, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Perth Sharks 2–1 SO Adelaide Generals (10:30, 16 February 2020, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Brisbane Blitz 4–5 Sydney Sabres (14:00, 16 February 2020, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Perth Sharks 2–3 SO Adelaide Generals (15:30, 16 February 2020, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Melbourne Glaciers 3–6 Sydney Wolf Pack (16:45, 16 February 2020, Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL T L PTS
Sydney Wolf Pack 13 11 0 2 0 0 35
Brisbane Blitz 12 6 2 0 0 4 22
Sydney Sabres 13 6 0 2 1 4 21.5
Perth Sharks 12 1 4 2 0 5 13
Adelaide Generals 9 2 1 1 1 4 10.5
Melbourne Glaciers 9 0 0 0 0 9 0

Last updated 16 February 2020