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2017-18 AWIHL season: Round 4

Round 4 of the 2017-18 Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League has finished with the Melbourne Ice taking both wins over the Adelaide Rush at the O’Brien Group Arena. The Sydney Sirens remain at the top of the standings, edging out the Ice on win percentage. Next week the Sydney Sirens host the Brisbane Goannas in a double header in Canterbury and Liverpool.

Further information:
Live streaming details
League website

Round 4 results
– Melbourne Ice 3-2 Adelaide Rush (16:30, 2 December 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Melbourne Ice 7-4 Adelaide Rush (10:00, 3 December 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)

Standings

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

Last updated 3 December 2017

2017-18 AWIHL season: Round 2

Round 2 of the 2017-18 Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League season has finished with both the Adelaide Rush and Brisbane Goannas picking up a win. The win for the Rush is the first since changing their name from the Adelaide Adrenaline. The Rush move up to third in the standings while the Sydney Sirens remain in first place. Next week the Melbourne Ice host the Sirens in a double header at the O’Brien Group Arena.

Further information:
Live streaming details
League website

Round 2 results
– Brisbane Goannas 3-2 SO Adelaide Rush (16:30, 11 November 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Brisbane Goannas 2-4 Adelaide Rush (10:00, 12 November 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)

Standings

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

Last updated 12 November 2017

2017-18 AJIHL season: Round 1

Round 1 of the 2017-18 Australian Junior Ice Hockey League season has finished with the Adelaide Generals defeating the Melbourne Glaciers three games to nil. The Generals out-shot the Glaciers 18-3 over the weekend, keeping the Glaciers scoreless until game three. Competition resumes on 2 December with the Glaciers hosting the Generals at the O’Brien Group Arena and the Sydney Sabres take on the Sydney Wolf Pack in Penrith.

For more information see the league esportsdesk website.

Round 1 results
– Melbourne Glaciers 0–5 Adelaide Generals (16:00, 21 October 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Melbourne Glaciers 0–8 Adelaide Generals (09:00, 22 October 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Melbourne Glaciers 3–5 Adelaide Generals (15:00, 22 October 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)

Southern Division

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Adelaide Generals 3 3 0 0 0 9
Melbourne Glaciers 3 0 0 0 3 0
Perth Sharks 0 0 0 0 0 0

Northern Division

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Brisbane Blitz 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sydney Sabres 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sydney Wolf Pack 0 0 0 0 0 0

League standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Adelaide Generals 3 3 0 0 0 9
Melbourne Glaciers 3 0 0 0 3 0
Brisbane Blitz 0 0 0 0 0 0
Perth Sharks 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sydney Sabres 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sydney Wolf Pack 0 0 0 0 0 0

Last updated 22 October 2017

AJIHL news: 12 October 2017

The details of the first three games of the 2017-18 Australian Junior Ice Hockey League season have been released. The games will be held on 21 and 22 October at the Adelaide Ice Arena between the Adelaide Generals and Melbourne Glaciers.

– Game 1: Melbourne Glaciers – Adelaide Generals (16:00, 21 October 2017)
– Game 2: Melbourne Glaciers – Adelaide Generals (09:00, 22 October 2017)
– Game 3: Melbourne Glaciers – Adelaide Generals (15:00, 22 October 2017)

AJIHL news: 8 October 2017

The start of the 2017-18 season is getting closer however the AJIHL have yet to announce the full season schedule and the participating teams. Here is what we know so far:

Teams
– The Adelaide Generals have held a training camps on 22 September, 29 September and 5 October.
– The Brisbane Blitz will be holding training camps on 25 October and 1 November.
– The Melbourne Glaciers are expected to return for the 2017-18 season.
– The Perth Sharks will again represent Western Australia in the league. Ice Hockey WA have also mentioned they may reform the Perth Pelicans as an exhibition team which will play games against the Sharks between AJIHL tournaments.
– Currently no confirmation on the Sydney teams however Brisbane have two Sydney tournaments scheduled for December.

Schedule
– Adelaide tournament: 21-22 October. Venue: Adelaide Ice Arena. Known participants: Adelaide Generals, Melbourne Glaciers
– Perth tournament: 9-10 December. Venue: Unknown. Known participants: Adelaide Generals, Perth Sharks
– Sydney tournament #1: 9-10 December. Venue: Unknown. Known participants: Brisbane Blitz
– Sydney tournament #2: 16-17 December. Venue: Unknown. Known participants: Brisbane Blitz
– Brisbane tournament #1: 24-25 February. Venue: Iceworld Boondall. Known participants: Brisbane Blitz
– Brisbane tournament #2: 10-11 March. Venue: Iceworld Boondall. Known participants: Brisbane Blitz
– Finals: 15-18 March. Venue: O’Brien Group Arena

In other news Sebastian Gobeil has been announced as the head coach for the Brisbane Blitz for the upcoming season. Gobeil was the teams assistant coach last season and replaces Darryl Dunsford in the head coach role. The Blitz are expected to announce the rest of the management team in the coming weeks.

Details released for 2018 AIHL All-Star Weekend

The Australian Ice Hockey League have announced the details for the 2018 AIHL All-Star Weekend. The two day event is set to be held on 2 and 3 June 2018 at the Adelaide Ice Arena with the skills competition on the 2nd followed by the all-stars game on the 3rd. APA Group will return for the fourth year in a row as the presenting sponsor. The two teams for 2017 will be captained by the Adelaide Adrenaline’s David Huxley and Josef Rezek, replacing Jamie Bourke of the Melbourne Mustangs and the Melbourne Ice’s Lliam Webster.

For more information on the event see aihl.net/2018allstarweekend.

2017 AIHL season: Round 17

Round 17 of the 2017 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Sydney Bears, CBR Brave, Melbourne Ice and Perth Thunder. The Ice maintain their 14 point lead at the top of the standings while the Brave and Mustangs secure the final two playoff spots. Next week all eight teams are in action across seven games for the final round of the 2017 regular season.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Round 17 results:
– Sydney Bears 3-2 SO Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 19 August 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– CBR Brave 8-1 Newcastle Northstars (17:00, 19 August 2017, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Melbourne Ice 4-1 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 19 August 2017, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Perth Thunder 5-4 Melbourne Mustangs (17:00, 19 August 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Perth Thunder 5-1 Melbourne Mustangs (16:00, 20 August 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Melbourne Ice 6-4 Newcastle Northstars (16:00, 20 August 2017, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Sydney Bears 3-0 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 20 August 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– CBR Brave 6-1 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 20 August 2017, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings at the end of Round 17:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 26 20 2 1 3 65
Perth Thunder 26 14 3 3 6 51
CBR Brave 26 13 3 1 9 46
Melbourne Mustangs 26 11 2 3 10 40
Sydney Ice Dogs 26 10 0 0 16 30
Sydney Bears 27 7 3 3 14 30
Newcastle Northstars 27 7 3 3 14 30
Adelaide Adrenaline 26 6 1 3 16 23

Last updated 20 August 2017

2017 AIHL season: Round 15

Round 15 of the 2017 Australian Ice Hockey League has finished with wins for the Sydney Bears, Adelaide Adrenaline, Melbourne Ice, Sydney Ice Dogs and Perth Thunder. The Ice remain on top of the standings, eleven points clear of the second placed Thunder. The Thunder are the second team to qualify for the 2017 Goodall Cup playoffs while the Adrenaline are now officially out of finals contention. Next week five teams are in action across four games while the Thunder, Adrenaline and Bears sit the round out on a bye.

The round also saw the Adelaide Adrenaline wearing an Adelaide Avalanche themed jersey as part of their heritage round. For more information see club’s weekend rundown article and the Adrenaline’s Facebook page on how to bid for one of the jerseys.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Round 15 results:
– Sydney Bears 5-3 Sydney Ice Dogs (20:00, 4 August 2017, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Perth Thunder 3-4 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 5 August 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Newcastle Northstars 4-7 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 5 August 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 4-2 CBR Brave (17:30, 5 August 2017, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Newcastle Northstars 1-4 Melbourne Ice (16:00, 6 August 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Perth Thunder 4-2 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 6 August 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)

Standings at the end of Round 15:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 22 17 2 1 2 56
Perth Thunder 24 12 3 3 6 45
CBR Brave 22 10 3 1 8 37
Melbourne Mustangs 22 9 2 3 8 34
Sydney Ice Dogs 23 10 0 0 13 30
Newcastle Northstars 24 7 3 3 11 30
Sydney Bears 25 6 2 3 14 25
Adelaide Adrenaline 24 6 1 2 15 22

Last updated 6 August 2017

2017 AIHL season: Round 13

Round 13 of the 2017 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the CBR Brave, Melbourne Mustangs, Melbourne Ice, Newcastle Northstars and Sydney Ice Dogs. The Ice remain on top of the standings, four points clear of the second placed Thunder. Next week seven teams are in action across six games while the Adrenaline sit the round out on a bye.

Round 13 was also the league’s pride round which was held to help raise awareness for the LGBTIQ community. As part of the round the Mustangs wore a pride themed rainbow jersey in their Saturday game against the Northstars.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Round 13 results:
– CBR Brave 10-5 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 22 July 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Newcastle Northstars 3-6 Melbourne Mustangs (17:00, 22 July 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Melbourne Ice 4-3 Sydney Bears (17:00, 22 July 2017, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Newcastle Northstars 4-1 Melbourne Mustangs (16:00, 23 July 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)
– CBR Brave 4-1 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:00, 23 July 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Melbourne Ice 3-4 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 23 July 2017, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings at the end of Round 13:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 18 13 2 1 2 44
Perth Thunder 20 11 2 3 4 40
CBR Brave 20 9 3 1 7 34
Melbourne Mustangs 20 8 2 2 8 30
Sydney Ice Dogs 19 9 0 0 10 27
Newcastle Northstars 21 6 3 3 9 27
Sydney Bears 22 5 2 3 12 22
Adelaide Adrenaline 22 5 1 2 14 19

Last updated 23 July 2017

2017 AIHL season: Round 11

Round 11 of the 2017 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Perth Thunder, Melbourne Ice, Melbourne Mustangs, Newcastle Northstars and Sydney Ice Dogs. The Ice remain on top of the standings, three points clear of the second placed Thunder. Next week all eight teams are in action across seven games.

Round 11 also featured the Perth Thunder fundraising for the McGrath Foundation. The fundraising was held on the Saturday game against the Brave and was dubbed “Pink on the Rink”. It saw the Thunder wearing an all-pink themed jerseys which were auctioned off during the game as part of the event.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Round 11 results:
– CBR Brave 2-4 Perth Thunder (16:30, 8 July 2017, Perth Ice Arena)
– Melbourne Ice 6-3 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 8 July 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 3-5 Melbourne Mustangs (17:00, 8 July 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Newcastle Northstars 5-3 Sydney Bears (17:00, 8 July 2017, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 5-1 Melbourne Mustangs (16:00, 9 July 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Melbourne Ice 2-0 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 9 July 2017, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– CBR Brave 0-5 Perth Thunder (16:30, 9 July 2017, Perth Ice Arena)

Standings at the end of Round 11:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 14 11 2 0 1 37
Perth Thunder 18 9 2 3 4 34
CBR Brave 16 7 3 1 5 28
Melbourne Mustangs 17 7 1 2 7 25
Sydney Ice Dogs 16 8 0 0 8 24
Newcastle Northstars 18 4 3 3 8 21
Sydney Bears 19 4 2 3 10 19
Adelaide Adrenaline 18 4 1 2 11 16