2019 AIHL season

Bears re-sign with All About Caring

The Sydney Bears have re-signed with major sponsor All About Caring for the 2019 season. It is the fourth season All About Caring have been a sponsor of the Bears having first come on board in 2016. The move follows the recent appointment of All About Caring’s Mark Bennett to the position of Bears General Manager. For more information see the announcement from the club.

Details released for 2019 AIHL All-Star Weekend

The Australian Ice Hockey League’s 2019 All-Star Weekend has been announced. The two day event is set to be held on 14 and 15 June 2019 at the International Convention Centre in Sydney with the skills competition being held on the 14th followed by the all-stars game on the 15th. This years edition of the Weekend will run alongside the 2019 Ice Hockey Classic which will hold a game at the International Convention Centre on both days. Team captains for the Weekend have yet to be announced by the league.

Bears sign Ratcliffe

The Sydney Bears have announced the signing of New Zealand forward Jacob Ratcliffe for the 2019 season. Ratcliffe has spent the 2018-19 season playing for Westfield State University in the NCAA Division III competition where he currently has 22 points from 26 games. For more information see the announcement from the club.

Mustangs sign Fullerton and Isackson

The Melbourne Mustangs have announced the signing of goaltender Travis Fullerton and forward Christian Isackson for the upcoming 2019 season. Fullerton has spent the 2018-19 season playing for the Guildford Flames in the Elite Ice Hockey League where he currently has a 0.908 save percentage from 22 games. Isackson started the 2018-19 season playing for the Wheeling Nailers in the ECHL before being released after one game.

In other news the Mustangs have signed on Isuzu Australia as a sponsor for the 2019 season.

Bears sign Taylor and Rippon

The Sydney Bears have announced the signing of rookies Daniel Taylor and Taegan Rippon for the 2019 season. Taylor has previously played only in the Queensland state leagues while Rippon is currently playing for the Sydney Wolf Pack in the Australian Junior Ice Hockey League. For more information see the announcement from the club.