The Australian Ice Hockey League have announced Brian Funes as the new captain of Team North for the 2019 AIHL All-Star Weekend. Funes replaces Michael Schlamp in the role after Schlamp was forced to withdraw due to injury.
– The Adrenaline have announced the signing of Canadian Caleb Apperson for the 2018 season. Apperson spent the first half of his 2017-18 season playing for Laurentian University in the U Sports system where he recorded 12 points in 18 games. At the end of February Apperson signed with the Birmingham Bulls of the Southern Professional Hockey League where he currently has four points from 13 games. For more information see the announcement from the club
– David Huxley, Sean Greer and Graham Charbonneau have all announced that they will not be playing for the Adrenaline in the 2018 season. For more information see the announcement from the club
– The Brave have announced the re-signing of Jordon Brunt, Mitchell Henning, Bayley Kubara, and Alex Tétreault
– Jayden Lewis has re-signed with the Brave, having last played for the club in 2015. Lewis has spent the last two seasons playing junior hockey in Finland. In the 2017-18 season Lewis played for KaKiPo U20 and PaiHa U20 and currently has 10 points from 21 games.
– Dary Flanagan has signed with the Brave having spent last season playing for the Melbourne Ice. The 2018 season will be Flanagan’s third in the AIHL, having previously played for the Mustangs in 2016.
– For more information see the announcement from the club
– The Bears have re-signed Brian Funes and Jeremy Vasquez for the 2018 season. Funes will return for his third season with the Bears and eighth in the AIHL having previously played for the Ice Dogs from 2011 to 2015. Vasquez returns for his third season with the club. For more information see the announcement from the club
– The Bears have announced the signing of Brian Funes for the upcoming 2016 season. Funes has spent the last four seasons playing for the Sydney Ice Dogs and was the team captain in 2015. He has also represented the Australian national team in 2013 and 2015. For more information see the announcement by the club.
The Sydney Ice Dogs have confirmed that Jamie Blazevic, Brian Funes and Shannon McGregor have re-signed with the club for the upcoming season. Funes has also been awarded the captaincy role for 2015 following the departure of former captain Robert Malloy who left the Ice Dogs to join the Newcastle North Stars for the 2015 season.