Adelaide Adrenaline

2019 AIHL season: Round 1

Round 1 of the 2019 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Sydney Bears, Melbourne Mustangs, Melbourne Ice and CBR Brave. The Mustangs sit at the top of standings, edging out the second placed Brave on goal difference. Next week all eight teams are in action across seven games.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Sydney Bears 8-3 Sydney Ice Dogs (16:45, 20 April 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 2-6 Melbourne Mustangs (17:00, 20 April 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 5-6 Melbourne Ice (16:00, 21 April 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– CBR Brave 4-1 Sydney Bears (17:00, 21 April 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Mustangs 1 1 0 0 0 3
CBR Brave 1 1 0 0 0 3
Melbourne Ice 1 1 0 0 0 3
Sydney Bears 2 1 0 0 1 3
Sydney Ice Dogs 1 0 0 0 1 0
Adelaide Adrenaline 2 0 0 0 2 0
Newcastle Northstars 0 0 0 0 0 0
Perth Thunder 0 0 0 0 0 0

Last updated 21 April 2019

Adelaide Adrenaline 2019 roster

The Adelaide Adrenaline have released their roster for the 2019 season.

New players to the team include Andew Chen (Adelaide Jokers), Alexandre Gauthier (Nicolet Condors), Jesse Gordichuck (University of Nevada-Las Vegas), Marcel McGuiness (Adelaide Red Wings) and Kyle Neuber.

While dropped from the roster are Alex Adams (Knoxville Ice Bears), Sebastian Andersson (Hammarby IF), Caleb Apperson (Birmingham Bulls), Russel Brewer (Adelaide Tigers), Brad Chenoweth (Adelaide Jokers), Darren Corstens (Adelaide Blackhawks), Jordan Geyer (Adelaide Jokers), Tyler Leeming (Adelaide Red Wings), Sami Mantere (Adelaide Jokers), Reggie Mattschoss (Adelaide Red Wings), Adam Piett, Dylan Pope (Adelaide Falcons) and Corey Stringer.

Roster
Harley Anderson
Nathaniel Benson
Steve Best
Zach Boyle
Andew Chen
Ryan Foll
Glen Forbes-White
Jeremy Friederich
Alexandre Gauthier
Jesse Gordichuk
Jamie Holland
Ales Kratoska
Marcel McGuiness
Remy McGuiness
Kyle Neuber
Josef Rezek
Jake Riley
Andrew Stapleton
Quenton Tombleson

Adrenaline sign Gordichuk

The Adelaide Adrenaline have announced the signing of Canadian goaltender Jesse Gordichuk for the 2019 season. Gordichuk spent his 2018-19 season played for the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in the American Collegiate Hockey Association system where he currently has a save percentage of 0.903 from six games. For more information see the announcement from the club.

Adrenaline defeat South Australian All Stars

The Adelaide Adrenaline have defeated the South Australian All Stars 4-3 in an exhibition game at the Ice Arena. The Adrenaline out-shot the All Stars 49-18. The last exhibition game between these two teams was held in 2017 where the Adrenaline won 9-1.

– Adelaide Adrenaline 4-3 South Australian All Stars (13 April 2019, Adelaide Ice Arena)

Further information:
Game summary
Game recap by Jack Wright
Team rosters

Adrenaline sign Gauthier

The Adelaide Adrenaline have announced the signing of Canadian defenceman Alexandre Gauthier for the 2019 season. Gauthier has spent the 2018-19 season playing for the Nicolet Condors of the Ligue de Hockey Sénior AAA du Québec where he currently has 36 points from 25 games. For more information see the announcement from the club.