2016 Syd Tange National Championship

2016 Tange National Championship

The 2016 Tange National Championship has finished with New South Wales defeating the Australian Capital Territory 4-1 in the gold medal game. The Tange tournament is open to players 18 and under and is held between the state associations. This years tournament consisted of teams from the Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Victoria and Western Australia. All games were held at the Cockburn Ice Arena and the tournament ran from 6 July to 8 July. The ACT’s Jordon Brunt finished as the leading scorer with 13 points and Dale Tilsted of New South Wales finished as the leading goaltender with a save percentage of 0.941.

For more information see the tournament website

Preliminary round:
– Game 1: Victoria 3 – 0 South Australia (14:30, 6 July 2016). Game Card
– Game 2: New South Wales 5 – 2 Queensland (16:15, 6 July 2016). Game Card
– Game 3: Western Australia 4 – 3 SO Australian Capital Territory (18:15, 6 July 2016). Game Card
– Game 4: South Australia 0 – 5 New South Wales (07:30, 7 July 2016). Game Card
– Game 5: Australian Capital Territory 3 – 1 Victoria (09:15, 7 July 2016). Game Card
– Game 6: Queensland 1 – 4 Western Australia (11:00, 7 July 2016). Game Card
– Game 7: Victoria 2 – 0 New South Wales (15:30, 7 July 2016). Game Card
– Game 8: Queensland 2 – 5 Australian Capital Territory (17:15, 7 July 2016). Game Card
– Game 9: South Australia 1 – 2 Western Australia (19:00, 7 July 2016). Game Card
– Game 10: Australian Capital Territory 0 – 4 New South Wales (07:30, 8 July 2016). Game Card
– Game 11: Western Australia 3 – 4 SO Victoria (09:15, 8 July 2016). Game Card
– Game 12: South Australia 2 – 4 Queensland (11:00, 8 July 2016). Game Card
– Game 13: New South Wales 5 – 0 Western Australia (15:30, 8 July 2016). Game Card
– Game 14: Queensland 0 – 5 Victoria (17:15, 8 July 2016). Game Card
– Game 15: Australian Capital Territory 1 – 0 South Australia (19:00, 8 July 2016). Game Card

Standings after Game 15:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
New South Wales 5 4 0 0 1 12
Victoria 5 3 1 0 1 11
Australian Capital Territory 5 3 0 1 1 10
Western Australia 5 2 1 1 1 9
Queensland 5 1 0 0 4 3
South Australia 5 0 0 0 5 0

Playoff round:
– Semifinal 1: Western Australia 0 – 4 New South Wales (08:30, 9 July 2016). Game Card
– Semifinal 2: Australian Capital Territory 3 – 1 Victoria (10:15, 9 July 2016). Game Card
– 5th/6th placement: South Australia 1 – 3 Queensland (14:30, 9 July 2016). Game Card
– Bronze Medal: Victoria 4 – 1 Western Australia (16:15, 9 July 2016). Game Card
– Gold Medal: Australian Capital Territory 1 – 4 New South Wales (18:00, 9 July 2016). Game Card

Final standings:
– 1st: New South Wales
– 2nd: Australian Capital Territory
– 3rd: Victoria
– 4th: Western Australia
– 5th: Queensland
– 6th: South Australia

Upcoming events in July

On top of the various ongoing leagues there are a few events taking place in the month of July.

The Wayne Gretzky 2016 Ice Hockey Classic – Game 5website
(2 July 2016, Brisbane Entertainment Centre)
2016 Australian International Ice Hockey Cupwebsite
(2 July 2016 to 16 July 2016, Sydney Ice Arena and Erina Ice Arena)
2016 Syd Tange National Championshipwebsite
(6 July 2016 to 9 July 2016, Cockburn Ice Arena)
2016 Australian Women’s Tier 2 Ice Hockey League – Series 2website
(8 July 2016 to 11 July 2016, O’Brien Group Arena)
2016 Kurt DeFris National Championshipwebsite
(14 July 2016 to 17 July 2016, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)