Canberra Pirates

Canberra Pirates 2019 club awards

The Canberra Pirates announced their 2019 club awards yesterday. The Pirates announced club awards and awards specific to their two teams that played in the Australian Women’s Tier 2 Show Case Series and New South Wales Women’s League.

– Pirates Spirit Award: Eiland Kenyon
– Nexia Next Level Award: Kimmi Macleod
– The Signal Co Rookie Award: Alex Croyle
– Asgards Body Piercing Hardest Worker: Rhi Brooks

AW2SCS
– Most valuable player: Brittany Mendham
– Best forward: Stephanie Boxall
– Best defence: Peta Lehoczky
– Players player: Peta Lehoczky

Women’s Travel Team
– Most valuable player: Brittany Mendham
– Best forward: Brittany Mendham
– Best defence: Kirsten Hudson
– Players player: Jess Joss

Australian women’s U18 roster for 2020 World Championships

Ice Hockey Australia have released the roster for the Australian women’s under-18 team for the upcoming 2020 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 Women’s World Championship Division II Group A tournament. The competition will take place from 25 January to 28 January 2020 in Eindhoven, the Netherlands with Australia competing against Chinese Taipei, Kazakhstan and the Netherlands.

Roster
#1 Taylah Pearson (G) (Brisbane Goannas)
#2 Ebony Brunt (A) (Sydney Sirens)
#3 Lindsey Kiliwnik (C)
#4 Imogene Alexander (New South Wales Bombers)
#5 Courtney Mahoney (Brisbane Goannas)
#6 Liana Njirich (Perth Inferno)
#7 Phoebe Roberts
#8 Matilda Pethrick
#10 Kyniska Hoy (Brisbane Goannas)
#11 Nikki Sharp (A) (Perth Inferno)
#12 Imogen MacMahon
#13 Samantha Brophy (Brisbane Goannas)
#14 Nikita Horvath (Canberra Pirates)
#16 Molly Lukowiak (Perth Inferno)
#17 Taylor Robitaille
#19 Chloe Charles (Brisbane Goannas)
#21 Niamh Gallacher (Melbourne Ice)
#22 Shania Chenoweth (Adelaide Rush)
#24 Sienna Nicholson (New South Wales Bombers)
#25 Olivia Last (G) (RoKi)

Staff
– Head coach: Tamra Jones
– Assistant coach: Remi Harvey
– Goaltender coach: Gabe Robledo
– Manager: Candice Mitchell
– Team leader: Mark Stephenson
– Medical office: Olivia Pickard

2019 AW2SCS: Round 3 and Playoffs

The 2019 Australian Women’s Tier 2 Show Case Series has finished with the Melbourne Chargers defeating the Canberra Pirates 3-2 in the final to win their second straight Gower Cup. The Chargers also claimed the regular season title, finishing the twelve game season on twenty points and two points clear of second place. The New South Wales Bombers finish in third after defeating the WA Blaze 3-1 in their placement match. Round 3 and the playoffs were held at the O’Brien Icehouse.

Further information:
AW2SCS’ Facebook page
AW2SCS’ eSportsdesk page for statistics
Livestream of the medal games

Results (all times local)
– Melbourne Chargers 3-0 New South Wales Bombers (13:30, 19 October 2019)
– Canberra Pirates 1-4 WA Blaze (14:45, 19 October 2019)
– Melbourne Chargers 2-1 Adelaide Valkyries (16:00, 19 October 2019)
– New South Wales Bombers 4-0 WA Blaze (17:15, 19 October 2019)
– Canberra Pirates 1-4 Melbourne Chargers (18:30, 19 October 2019)
– Adelaide Valkyries 0-5 New South Wales Bombers (19:45, 19 October 2019)
– WA Blaze 1-6 Melbourne Chargers (21:00, 19 October 2019)
– Canberra Pirates 9-0 Adelaide Valkyries (22:15, 19 October 2019)

Regular season standings

Team GP W T L PTS
Melbourne Chargers 12 9 2 1 20
New South Wales Bombers 12 8 2 2 18
Canberra Pirates 12 6 1 5 13
WA Blaze 12 4 1 7 9
Adelaide Valkyries 12 0 0 12 0

Playoffs
– SF1: Canberra Pirates 2-1 New South Wales Bombers (12:15, 20 October 2019)
– SF2: WA Blaze 1-2 Melbourne Chargers (13:30, 20 October 2019)
– Consolidation: Adelaide Valkyries Aussie Jets (14:15, 20 October 2019)
– Third place: WA Blaze 1-3 New South Wales Bombers (16:00, 20 October 2019)
– Grand final: Melbourne Chargers 3-2 Canberra Pirates (17:15, 20 October 2019)

Last updated 20 October 2019

Pirates roster for 2019 AW2SCS Round 3

The Canberra Pirates have released their roster for the third round of the 2019 Australian Women’s Tier 2 Show Case Series which starts 19 October at the O’Brien Icehouse.

Roster
Steph Boxall
Ebony Brunt
– Rhi Brooks
– Alex Croyle
– Cassy Dowd
Nikita Horvath
Kirsten Hudson (C)
– Jessica Joss
Endillion Kenyon
– Kimmi MacLeod
Brittany Mendham
Peta Lehoczky (A)
– Rish Rummukainen
Madison Sargeant
– Kristy Tank (A)

Staff
Andrew Brunt
Eiland Kenyon
– Ben Pearce

2019 AW2SCS: Round 2

Round 2 of the 2019 Australian Women’s Tier 2 Show Case Series has finished with wins for the Melbourne Chargers, New South Wales Bombers, Canberra Pirates and WA Blaze. The Bombers remain on top of the standings at the end of the round, two points clear of the second placed Chargers. Round 3 of the competition is scheduled for 19 and 20 October in Melbourne.

Further information:
AW2SCS’ Facebook page
AW2SCS’ eSportsdesk page for statistics

Results (all times local, all games at Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Canberra Pirates 3-1 WA Blaze (10:00, 13 July 2019)
– Adelaide Valkyries 1-4 Melbourne Chargers (11:15, 13 July 2019)
– Canberra Pirates 2-0 New South Wales Bombers (16:00, 13 July 2019)
– WA Blaze 1-2 Melbourne Chargers (17:15, 13 July 2019)
– Adelaide Valkyries 0-11 New South Wales Bombers (18:30, 13 July 2019)
– Adelaide Valkyries 0-6 Canberra Pirates (07:30, 14 July 2019)
– New South Wales Bombers 1-1 WA Blaze (08:45, 14 July 2019)
– Canberra Pirates 2-2 Melbourne Chargers (10:00, 14 July 2019)
– WA Blaze 2-1 Adelaide Valkyries (11:15, 14 July 2019)
– New South Wales Bombers 2-0 Melbourne Chargers (15:30, 14 July 2019)
– WA Blaze 6-1 Adelaide Valkyries (16:45, 14 July 2019)

Regular season standings

Team GP W T L PTS
New South Wales Bombers 9 6 2 1 14
Melbourne Chargers 8 5 2 1 12
Canberra Pirates 9 5 1 3 11
WA Blaze 9 3 1 5 7
Adelaide Valkyries 9 0 0 9 0

Last updated 14 July 2019

2019 AW2SCS: Round 1

Round 1 of the 2019 Australian Women’s Tier 2 Show Case Series has finished with wins for the New South Wales Bombers, Melbourne Chargers, WA Blaze and Canberra Pirates. The Bombers sit atop the standings at the end of the round, two points of the second placed Chargers. Round 2 of the competition is scheduled for 13 and 14 July in Adelaide.

There have also been a couple of changes during the off-season. Previously announced as the Perth Blaze, the Western Australian team have changed their name to the WA Blaze. The team is the second to use to use the Blaze name with the Brisbane Blaze previously representing Queensland in 2017. The other change to the competition sees the Southern Stars drop out of the competition having represented Queensland during the 2018 season.

Further information:
AW2SCS’ Facebook page
AW2SCS’ eSportsdesk page for statistics

Results (all times local, all games at Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– New South Wales Bombers 3-1 Canberra Pirates (19:00, 5 April 2019)
– WA Blaze 1-3 New South Wales Bombers (12:15, 6 April 2019)
– Melbourne Chargers 5-2 Canberra Pirates (15:45, 6 April 2019)
– Adelaide Valkyries 1-7 WA Blaze (17:00, 6 April 2019)
– Melbourne Chargers 3-3 New South Wales Bombers (18:15, 6 April 2019)
– New South Wales Bombers 12-1 Adelaide Valkyries (07:30, 7 April 2019)
– WA Blaze 2-3 Canberra Pirates (08:45, 7 April 2019)
– Melbourne Chargers 6-1 Adelaide Valkyries (12:15, 7 April 2019)
– Canberra Pirates 1-3 New South Wales Bombers (15:45, 7 April 2019)
– Melbourne Chargers 4-0 WA Blaze (17:00, 7 April 2019)
– Canberra Pirates 7-2 Adelaide Valkyries (18:15, 7 April 2019)

Regular season standings

Team GP W T L PTS
New South Wales Bombers 5 4 1 0 9
Melbourne Chargers 4 3 1 0 7
Canberra Pirates 5 2 0 3 4
WA Blaze 4 1 0 3 2
Adelaide Valkyries 4 0 0 4 0

Last updated 7 April 2019

Canberra Pirates 2018-19 committee

The Pirates have announced their new committee for 2018-19.

– President: Jodie Cochrane
– Secretary: Alex Croyle
– Treasurer: MC Walker
– Committee Member: Brittany Williams
– Committee Member: Jessica Xena JJ

– Outgoing members: Karen Stuart-Williams and Jennifer Hansen Carmody