2015-16 AWIHL season

AWIHL news: 21 March 2016

Brisbane Goannas
The Goannas held their awards night for the 2015-16 season on Saturday at the Chandelier Bar and Grill, Sandgate.
– Goanna Award: Brittany Parkyn
– Best Forward: Rosanna Routledge
– Best Defence: Veronica Watson
– Most Improved: Georgia Giblin
– Best Rookie: Nicole LeCren

2016 AWIHL playoffs

The Melbourne Ice have won the 2016 Joan McKowen Trophy after defeating the Sydney Sirens 7-6 following a shootout. The Ice started the playoffs weekend with a loss in the qualifiers against the Sirens and were sent to the preliminary final against the Brisbane Goannas for a second attempt at qualifying for the final. The preliminary saw the Ice defeat the Goannas 7-4 to advance to the grand final. In the third place game the Adelaide Adrenaline defeated the Brisbane Goannas 5-2.

The win for the Ice give the team their fourth consecutive Joan McKowen Trophy and their fifth overall.

To watch the finals via live stream see the Thor Technology Australia website.

For more information see the Ice Hockey Australia’s website.

Qualifying:
– Game 1: Melbourne Ice 2 – 8 Sydney Sirens (16:00, 6 February 2016, O’Brien Group Arena).
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– Game 2: Adelaide Adrenaline 0 – 3 Brisbane Goannas (18:15, 6 February 2016, O’Brien Group Arena).
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Preliminary final:
– Melbourne Ice 7 – 4 Brisbane Goannas (08:00, 7 February 2016, O’Brien Group Arena).
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Third place game:
– Brisbane Goannas 2 – 5 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:00, 7 February 2016, O’Brien Group Arena).
Game Card: Not Available

Grand final:
– Sydney Sirens 6 – 7 SO Melbourne Ice (18:15, 7 February 2016, O’Brien Group Arena).
Game Card: Not Available

2015-16 AWIHL season: Round 7

The final round of the 2015-16 Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League regular season has finished with wins for the Adelaide Adrenaline, Sydney Sirens and Melbourne Ice. The Ice finish the season in first place, four points ahead of the second placed Sirens and claim the regular season title. With the regular season now finished the AWIHL now moves onto the playoffs which begin on 6 February at the O’Brien Group Arena.

For more information see the Ice Hockey Australia’s website.

Round 7 results:

  • Adelaide Adrenaline 6 – 2 Brisbane Goannas (16:00, 23 January 2016, Adelaide Ice Arena).
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  • Sydney Sirens 7 – 1 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 23 January 2016, Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink).
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  • Adelaide Adrenaline 3 – 0 Brisbane Goannas (10:00, 24 January 2016, Adelaide Ice Arena).
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  • Sydney Sirens 6 – 7 Melbourne Ice (10:30, 24 January 2016, Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink).
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Standings at the end of Round 7:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 12 8 1 1 2 27
Sydney Sirens 12 7 1 0 4 23
Adelaide Adrenaline 12 3 2 2 5 15
Brisbane Goannas 12 1 1 2 8 7

AWIHL release promo video ahead of the 2016 finals

The Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League have released a promotional video for the upcoming 2016 finals which will be held on 6 February and 7 February at the O’Brien Group Arena in Melbourne. The finals will feature all four teams and will be live streamed from the Arena by Callingallsportsbrisbane.com and Thor Technology Australia.

For more information on the finals series see the poster released by the league.

2015-16 AWIHL season: Round 6

Round 6 of the 2015-16 Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League has finished with wins for the Sydney Sirens, Melbourne Ice and Brisbane Goannas. The Ice remain on top of the standings, two points clear of the second placed Sirens. The AWIHL now has a week off before resuming for the final round of the regular season on 23 January with the Goannas in Adelaide and the Sirens hosting the Ice in Canterbury.

For more information see the official league site.

Round 6 results:

  • Brisbane Goannas 2 – 4 Sydney Sirens (15:45, 9 January 2016, Iceworld Boondall).
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  • Melbourne Ice 2 – 1 Adelaide Adrenaline (17:00, 9 January 2016, O’Brien Group Arena).
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  • Brisbane Goannas 4 – 3 Sydney Sirens (08:30, 10 January 2016, Iceworld Boondall).
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  • Melbourne Ice 6 – 5 SO Adelaide Adrenaline (13:15, 10 January 2016, O’Brien Group Arena).
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Standings at the end of Round 6:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 10 7 1 1 1 24
Sydney Sirens 10 6 1 0 3 20
Adelaide Adrenaline 10 1 2 2 5 9
Brisbane Goannas 10 1 1 2 6 7

Melbourne to host 2016 AWIHL finals

The Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League have announced that the 2016 finals will be held on 6 February and 7 February at the O’Brien Group Arena in Melbourne. The finals will see an unchanged format from last year with the teams competing in qualifying games on the Saturday and knockout games on the Sunday.

Meanwhile the regular season resumes this Saturday with the Goannas hosting the Sirens and the Adrenaline taking on the Ice in Melbourne.

For more information see the the official league site.

2016 AWIHL Finals poster

2015-16 AWIHL season: Round 5

Round 5 of the 2015-16 Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League has finished with wins for the Adelaide Adrenaline, Sydney Sirens and Melbourne Ice. The Ice remain on top of the standings, two points clear of the second placed Sirens. The AWIHL now breaks for the Christmas period and will resume on 9 January with the Goannas hosting the Sirens and the Adrenaline taking on the Ice in Melbourne.

For more information see the official league site.

Round 5 results:

  • Adelaide Adrenaline 5 – 1 Melbourne Ice (16:00, 5 December 2015, Adelaide Ice Arena).
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  • Sydney Sirens 5 – 4 Brisbane Goannas (17:00, 5 December 2015, Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink).
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  • Adelaide Adrenaline 3 – 5 Melbourne Ice (10:00, 6 December 2015, Adelaide Ice Arena).
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  • Sydney Sirens 5 – 2 Brisbane Goannas (10:30, 6 December 2015, Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink).
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Standings at the end of Round 5:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 8 6 0 1 1 19
Sydney Sirens 8 5 1 0 2 17
Adelaide Adrenaline 8 1 2 1 4 8
Brisbane Goannas 8 0 1 2 5 4

2015-16 AWIHL season: Round 4

Round 4 of the 2015-16 Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League has finished with the Melbourne Ice taking four of the six available points against the Brisbane Goannas. The Ice also were also handed their first loss of the season after going down 4-5 after a shootout in Saturdays game. The Ice remain on top of the standings, five points clear of the second placed Sirens. Next week the Ice travel to Adelaide to take on the Adrenaline and the Sydney Sirens host the Goannas in Canterbury.

For more information see the official league site.

Round 4 results:

  • Brisbane Goannas 5 – 4 SO Melbourne Ice (15:45, 28 November 2015, Iceworld Boondall).
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  • Brisbane Goannas 2 – 4 Melbourne Ice (08:30, 29 November 2015, Iceworld Boondall).
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Standings at the end of Round 4:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 6 5 0 1 0 16
Sydney Sirens 6 3 1 0 2 11
Adelaide Adrenaline 6 0 2 1 3 5
Brisbane Goannas 6 0 1 2 3 4

2015-16 AWIHL season: Round 3

Round 3 of the 2015-16 Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League has finished with Sydney Sirens defeating the Adelaide Adrenaline in both games at the Adelaide Ice Arena. The Melbourne Ice remain on top of the standings, one point clear of the second placed Sirens. Next week the Ice travel Brisbane to take on the Goannas at Ice World Boondall.

For more information see the official league site.

Round 3 results:

  • Adelaide Adrenaline 2 – 8 Sydney Sirens (16:00, 21 November 2015, Adelaide Ice Arena).
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  • Adelaide Adrenaline 2 – 4 Sydney Sirens (10:00, 22 November 2015, Adelaide Ice Arena).
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Standings at the end of Round 3:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 4 4 0 0 0 12
Sydney Sirens 6 3 1 0 2 11
Adelaide Adrenaline 6 0 2 1 3 5
Brisbane Goannas 4 0 0 2 2 2

2015-16 AWIHL season: Round 2

Round 2 of the 2015-16 Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League has finished with wins for the Melbourne Ice and Sydney Sirens. The Melbourne Ice remain on top of the standings, seven points clear of the Sirens and Adrenaline. The AWIHL returns for Round 3 on 21 November with the Adrenaline hosting the Sirens in Thebarton.

For more information see the official league site.

Round 2 results:

  • Melbourne Ice 7 – 3 Brisbane Goannas (17:00, 7 November 2015, O’Brien Group Arena).
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  • Sydney Sirens 5 – 4 SO Adelaide Adrenaline (17:00, 7 November 2015, Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink).
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  • Sydney Sirens 4 – 1 Adelaide Adrenaline (10:30, 8 November 2015, Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink).
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  • Melbourne Ice 6 – 3 Brisbane Goannas (13:15, 8 November 2015, O’Brien Group Arena).
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Standings at the end of Round 2:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 4 4 0 0 0 12
Sydney Sirens 4 1 1 0 2 5
Adelaide Adrenaline 4 0 2 1 1 5
Brisbane Goannas 4 0 0 2 2 2