Ebony Brunt

2020 Winter Youth Olympics – Day 4

Day 4 of the 3-on-3 ice hockey tournaments at the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games saw another 16 games played. In the men’s tournament Sai Lake‘s Team Brown picked up two wins and Riley Langille‘s Team Blue lost both of their games. Team Brown finishes the preliminary round in second and advances to the playoffs while Team Blue finishes eighth and fails to qualify.

In the women’s tournament Courtney Mahoney‘s Team Black picked up two wins, Ebony Brunt‘s Team Grey and Nikki Sharp‘s Team Blue recorded a win and a loss, and Molly Lukowiak‘s Team Orange lost both of their games. In the preliminary round standings Team Black finishes first and advances to the playoffs along Team Blue which finishes in second. Team Grey and Team Orange finish sixth and eighth respectively with both teams failing to qualify.

Further information:
Schedule and results
IIHF.com tournament page

Men’s results
– Team Grey 8-16 Team Black (09:00, 13 January 2020)
– Team Yellow 13-15 Team Red (09:00, 13 January 2020)
– Team Brown (Lake) 14-2 Team Blue (Langille) (10:30, 13 January 2020)
– Team Orange 6-8 Team Green (10:30, 13 January 2020)
– Team Blue (Langille) 11-18 Team Red (16:00, 13 January 2020)
– Team Orange 2-5 Team Grey (16:00, 13 January 2020)
– Team Green 4-6 Team Black (17:30, 13 January 2020)
– Team Brown (Lake) 8-6 Team Yellow (17:30, 13 January 2020)

Women’s results
– Team Grey (Brunt) 3-5 Team Black (Mahoney) (12:00, 13 January 2020)
– Team Yellow 5-8 Team Red (12:00, 13 January 2020)
– Team Brown 4-5 SO Team Blue (Sharp) (13:30, 13 January 2020)
– Team Orange (Lukowiak) 6-7 Team Green (13:30, 13 January 2020)
– Team Blue (Sharp) 4-5 SO Team Red (19:00, 13 January 2020)
– Team Orange (Lukowiak) 6-8 Team Grey (Brunt) (19:00, 13 January 2020)
– Team Green 4-9 Team Black (Mahoney) (20:30, 13 January 2020)
– Team Brown 10-6 Team Yellow (20:30, 13 January 2020)

Men’s preliminary round standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Team Green 7 5 1 0 1 17
Team Brown (Lake) 7 5 0 0 2 15
Team Red 7 4 0 1 2 13
Team Black 7 4 0 0 3 12
Team Grey 7 4 0 0 3 12
Team Orange 7 3 0 0 4 9
Team Yellow 7 2 0 0 5 6
Team Blue (Langille) 7 0 0 0 7 0

Women’s preliminary round standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Team Black (Mahoney) 7 6 0 0 1 18
Team Blue (Sharp) 7 4 1 1 1 15
Team Yellow 7 4 0 0 3 12
Team Brown 7 3 0 1 3 10
Team Green 7 3 0 0 4 9
Team Grey (Brunt) 7 3 0 0 4 9
Team Red 7 2 1 0 4 8
Team Orange (Lukowiak) 7 1 0 0 6 3

2020 Winter Youth Olympics – Day 3

Day 3 of the 3-on-3 ice hockey tournaments at the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games saw another 16 games played. In the men’s tournament Sai Lake‘s Team Brown picked up a win and a loss and Riley Langille‘s Team Blue lost both of their games. Team Brown drops to third on the preliminary round standings while Team Blue remains eighth.

In the women’s tournament Courtney Mahoney‘s Team Black picked up two wins, Ebony Brunt‘s Team Grey and Nikki Sharp‘s Team Blue recorded a win and a loss, and Molly Lukowiak‘s Team Orange lost both of their games. In the preliminary round standings Team Blue moved up into first place, Black moved into second, Grey dropped to sixth and Orange dropped to seventh.

Further information:
Schedule and results
IIHF.com tournament page

Men’s results
– Team Orange 10-14 Team Brown (Lake) (09:00, 12 January 2020)
– Team Green 11-6 Team Blue (Langille) (09:00, 12 January 2020)
– Team Black 19-7 Team Yellow (10:30, 12 January 2020)
– Team Red 9-13 Team Grey (10:30, 12 January 2020)
– Team Red 11-5 Team Brown (Lake) (16:00, 12 January 2020)
– Team Grey 6-14 Team Green (16:00, 12 January 2020)
– Team Black 8-14 Team Orange (17:30, 12 January 2020)
– Team Blue (Langille) 8-13 Team Yellow (17:30, 12 January 2020)

Women’s results
– Team Orange (Lukowiak) 4-10 Team Brown (12:00, 12 January 2020)
– Team Green 3-5 Team Blue (Sharp) (12:00, 12 January 2020)
– Team Black (Mahoney) 7-2 Team Yellow (13:30, 12 January 2020)
– Team Red 5-8 Team Grey (Brunt) (13:30, 12 January 2020)
– Team Red 11-7 Team Brown (19:00, 12 January 2020)
– Team Grey (Brunt) 4-9 Team Green (19:00, 12 January 2020)
– Team Black (Mahoney) 7-3 Team Orange (Lukowiak) (20:30, 12 January 2020)
– Team Blue (Sharp) 5-8 Team Yellow (20:30, 12 January 2020)

Men’s preliminary round standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Team Green 5 4 1 0 0 14
Team Orange 5 3 0 0 2 9
Team Brown (Lake) 5 3 0 0 2 9
Team Grey 5 3 0 0 2 9
Team Red 5 2 0 1 2 7
Team Black 5 2 0 0 3 6
Team Yellow 5 2 0 0 3 6
Team Blue (Langille) 5 0 0 0 5 0

Women’s preliminary round standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Team Blue (Sharp) 5 4 0 0 1 12
Team Black (Mahoney) 5 4 0 0 1 12
Team Yellow 5 4 0 0 1 12
Team Green 5 2 0 0 3 6
Team Brown 5 2 0 0 3 6
Team Grey (Brunt) 5 2 0 0 3 6
Team Orange (Lukowiak) 5 1 0 0 4 3
Team Red 5 1 0 0 4 3

2020 Winter Youth Olympics – Day 2

Day 2 of the 3-on-3 ice hockey tournaments at the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games saw 16 games played. In the men’s tournament Sai Lake‘s Team Brown picked up a win and a loss and Riley Langille‘s Team Blue lost both of their games. Team Brown currently sits second on the preliminary round standings while Team Blue sits eighth. In the women’s tournament Nikki Sharp‘s Team Blue picked up two wins, Ebony Brunt‘s Team Grey and Courtney Mahoney‘s Team Black recorded a win and a loss, and Molly Lukowiak‘s Team Orange lost both of their games. In the preliminary round standings Team Blue sits second, Black third, Grey fifth and Orange sixth.

Further information:
Schedule and results
IIHF.com tournament page

Men’s results
– Team Yellow 8-11 Team Grey (09:00, 11 January 2020)
– Team Black 9-12 Team Red (09:00, 11 January 2020)
– Team Green 8-6 Team Brown (Lake) (10:30, 11 January 2020)
– Team Blue (Langille) 1-12 Team Orange (10:30, 11 January 2020)
– Team Blue (Langille) 8-14 Team Black (16:00, 11 January 2020)
– Team Yellow 9-4 Team Orange (16:00, 11 January 2020)
– Team Red 8-9 SO Team Green (17:30, 11 January 2020)
– Team Brown (Lake) 16-6 Team Grey (17:30, 11 January 2020)

Women’s results
– Team Yellow 11-5 Team Grey (Brunt) (12:00, 11 January 2020)
– Team Black (Mahoney) 5-4 Team Red (12:00, 11 January 2020)
– Team Green 4-6 Team Brown (13:30, 11 January 2020)
– Team Blue (Sharp) 7-4 Team Orange (Lukowiak) (13:30, 11 January 2020)
– Team Blue (Sharp) 8-4 Team Black (Mahoney) (19:00, 11 January 2020)
– Team Yellow 8-3 Team Orange (Lukowiak) (19:15, 11 January 2020)
– Team Red 7-9 Team Green (20:45, 11 January 2020)
– Team Brown 7-9 Team Grey (Brunt) (20:45, 11 January 2020)

Men’s preliminary round standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Team Green 3 2 1 0 0 8
Team Brown (Lake) 3 2 0 0 1 6
Team Orange 3 2 0 0 1 6
Team Grey 3 2 0 0 1 6
Team Red 3 1 0 1 1 4
Team Black 3 1 0 0 2 3
Team Yellow 3 1 0 0 2 3
Team Blue (Langille) 3 0 0 0 3 0

Women’s preliminary round standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Team Yellow 3 3 0 0 0 9
Team Blue (Sharp) 3 3 0 0 0 9
Team Black (Mahoney) 3 2 0 0 1 6
Team Brown 3 1 0 0 2 3
Team Grey (Brunt) 3 1 0 0 2 3
Team Orange (Lukowiak) 3 1 0 0 2 3
Team Green 3 1 0 0 2 3
Team Red 3 0 0 0 3 0

2020 Winter Youth Olympics – Day 1

The 3-on-3 ice hockey tournaments of the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games got underway yesterday with eight games being held. In the men’s tournament Sai Lake‘s Team Brown picked up a win over Team Black and Riley Langille‘s Team Blue lost their opening game to Team Grey. In the women’s tournament Nikki Sharp‘s Team Blue beat Ebony Brunt‘s Team Grey, Molly Lukowiak‘s Team Orange defeated Team Red and Courtney Mahoney‘s Team Black picked up a win over Team Brown.

Further information:
Schedule and results
IIHF.com tournament page

Men’s results
– Team Yellow 5-10 Team Green (16:00, 10 January 2020)
– Team Brown (Lake) 13-11 Team Black (16:00, 10 January 2020)
– Team Red 6-8 Team Orange (17:30, 10 January 2020)
– Team Grey 9-8 Team Blue (Langille) (17:30, 10 January 2020)

Women’s results
– Team Yellow 12-4 Team Green (19:10, 10 January 2020)
– Team Brown 6-7 Team Black (Mahoney) (19:10, 10 January 2020)
– Team Red 4-6 Team Orange (Lukowiak) (20:40, 10 January 2020)
– Team Grey (Brunt) 7-9 Team Blue (Sharp) (20:40, 10 January 2020)

Men’s preliminary round standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Team Green 1 1 0 0 0 3
Team Brown (Lake) 1 1 0 0 0 3
Team Orange 1 1 0 0 0 3
Team Grey 1 1 0 0 0 3
Team Blue (Langille) 1 0 0 0 1 0
Team Black 1 0 0 0 1 0
Team Red 1 0 0 0 1 0
Team Yellow 1 0 0 0 1 0

Women’s preliminary round standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Team Yellow 1 1 0 0 0 3
Team Blue (Sharp) 1 1 0 0 0 3
Team Orange (Lukowiak) 1 1 0 0 0 3
Team Black (Mahoney) 1 1 0 0 0 3
Team Brown 1 0 0 0 1 0
Team Grey (Brunt) 1 0 0 0 1 0
Team Red 1 0 0 0 1 0
Team Green 1 0 0 0 1 0

Rosters released for 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games

The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) has released the rosters for the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games’ 3-on-3 ice hockey tournaments. In the men’s tournament Australia will be represented by Riley Langille in the blue team and Sai Lake in the brown team. In the women’s tournament Nikki Sharp has been named in the blue team, Courtney Mahoney in the black team, Molly Lukowiak in the orange team and Ebony Brunt in the grey team. The 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games will be held in Lausanne, Switzerland from 9 January to 22 January.

Further information:
Team announcements on IIHF.com
Complete rosters on IIHF.com
2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games on IIHF.com
Offcial 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games website

Related:
Australia to send six players to the 2020 Youth Olympic Games

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 officer: Olivia Pickard

Australia to send six players to the 2020 Youth Olympic Games

Ice Hockey Australia have announced the players who will represent Australia at the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games. Australia have been allocated an additional four positions for the Individual Skills Challenge following the two that were awarded to Nikki Sharp and Riley Langille as the highest ranked Australian qualifiers. In the women’s competition Ebony Brunt, Molly Lukowiak and Courtney Mahoney all received a spot after finishing ranked 25th, 44th and 78th respectively in the Individual Skills Challenge qualifications. In the men’s competition Sai Lake received a spot after finishing 84th in qualifications. Andrew Brunt and Sandra Langille have been named as team officials for the Games.

Further information:
Ice Hockey Australia post
YOG Skills Challenge Results on IIHF.com
Global Skills Challenge – Ranking Women on IIHF.com
Global Skills Challenge – Ranking Men on IIHF.com

Related:
Sharp and Langille qualify for 2020 Youth Olympic Games

Sharp and Langille qualify for 2020 Youth Olympic Games

Nikki Sharp and Riley Langille have both qualified for the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games’ Individual Skills Challenge after posting the highest scores among Australia’s qualifiers. Sharp’s qualifying score was also highest in the world women’s ranking, while Langille ranked 34th in the men’s ranking. Australia currently has two allocated positions at the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games but are hoping to be allocated more places based on time. In the women’s ranking Ebony Brunt, Molly Lukowiak and Courtney Mahoney ranked 25th, 44th and 78th respectively. In the men’s ranking Sai Lake came in at 84th.

Further information:
Ice Hockey Australia post
YOG Skills Challenge Results on IIHF.com
Global Skills Challenge – Ranking Women on IIHF.com
Global Skills Challenge – Ranking Men on IIHF.com

Sydney Sirens 2019-20 roster

The Sydney Sirens have released their roster for the 2019-20 AWIHL season. New players to the team include Nadine Edney (St. Lawrence University), Sarah Edney (Buffalo Beauts), Tina Girdler (Brisbane Goannas), Jillian Murphy, Kayla Nielsen (St. Lawrence University) and Maya Zyl.

While dropped from the roster are Erin Beaver, Kristen Embrey, Sandra Giustiniani, Paula Keen, Annelie Kvisle, Amanda Laine, Olivia Last (RoKi), Phoebe Roberts and Shiarna Tarasenko.

In terms of team staff Jayden Ryan replaces Jeff Helbren as head coach. Helbren served as head coach for the Sirens for the last two seasons. Kaylee White and Don MacDonald come in as assistant coaches replacing James Hammond.

Roster
Anna Badaoui
Ebony Brunt
Ava Calabria
Elizabeth Chia
Stephenie Cochrane
Sera Dogramaci
Nadine Edney (I)
Sarah Edney (I)
Tina Girdler
Sharna Godfrey
Remi Harvey
Eiland Kenyon
Amelia Matheson
Cleo Mayer
Hollie McFadden
Katherine McOnie
Jillian Murphy
Kayla Nielsen (I)
Chloe Walker
– Maya Zyl

Staff
– Head coach: Jayden Ryan
– Assistant coach: Kaylee White
– Assistant coach: Don MacDonald
– Team manager: Neil McFadden

Canberra Pirates 2018 awards night

The Canberra Pirates held their 2018 awards night on 5 October. 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.

– Club Award: Alexandra Rose
– Most Improved: Brittany Williams
– Rookie of the Year: Brittany Williams
– Pirates Spirit Award: Dilli Kenyon

AW2SCS T
– Most Valuable Player: Chelsea Rieger
– Leading Goal Scorer: Chelsea Rieger
– Best Defence: Peta Lehoczky
– Player’s Player: Peta Lehoczky

Women’s Travel Team
– Most Valuable Player: Kristy Tank
– Leading Goal Scorer: Ebony Brunt
– Best Defense: Kirsten Hudson
– Player’s Player: Kristy Tank