Hunter Ice Skating Stadium

2019 ECSL season: Round 18

Round 18 of the 2019 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Nudo Bombers and Penrith Raptors. The Bombers remain on top of the standings, two points clear of the second placed Sydney Sting. Next week four teams are in action across four games while the Raptors sit the round out on a bye.

Further information:
ECSL website

Results
– Penrith Raptors 7-5 Newcastle North Stars ECSL (18:45, 10 August 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Nudo Bombers 7-2 Sydney Sting (19:15, 10 August 2019, Penrith Ice Palace)

Standings

Team GP W T L PTS
Nudo Bombers 15 11 1 3 23
Sydney Sting 15 10 1 4 21
Penrith Raptors 16 10 0 6 20
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 15 5 1 9 11
Reach Rebels 15 0 1 14 1

Last updated 10 August 2019

2019 AIHL season: Round 14

Round 14 of the 2019 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Sydney Ice Dogs, Melbourne Mustangs, Melbourne Ice, Sydney Bears, CBR Brave and Perth Thunder. The Brave remain on top of the standings, twenty points clear of the second placed Northstars. Next week all eight teams are in action across seven games.

Following their win against against the Melbourne Ice on 28 July the CBR Brave claim the H Newman Reid Trophy as the winners of the 2019 regular season with five games to play.

Skaters Network Player of the Week: Kieren Webster (Perth Thunder)

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Newcastle Northstars 4-7 Sydney Ice Dogs (19:30, 26 July 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Melbourne Mustangs 8-3 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 27 July 2019, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– CBR Brave 2-3 SO Melbourne Ice (17:00, 27 July 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Sydney Bears 5-0 Newcastle Northstars (17:00, 27 July 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Perth Thunder 5-7 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 27 July 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– CBR Brave 7-2 Melbourne Ice (14:00, 28 July 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Melbourne Mustangs 5-3 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 28 July 2019, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Perth Thunder 4-3 Sydney Bears (17:00, 28 July 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
CBR Brave 23 21 0 1 1 64
Newcastle Northstars 22 14 1 0 7 44
Sydney Bears 21 11 2 0 8 37
Perth Thunder 22 11 1 1 9 36
Melbourne Mustangs 21 9 0 3 9 30
Sydney Ice Dogs 21 8 1 1 11 27
Melbourne Ice 22 6 2 0 14 22
Adelaide Adrenaline 22 0 0 1 21 1

Last updated 28 July 2019

2019 ECSL season: Round 15

Round 15 of the 2019 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Newcastle North Stars and the Nudo Bombers. The Sydney Sting remain on top of the standings, two points clear of the second placed Bombers. Next week all five teams are in action across three games.

Further information:
ECSL website

Results
– Sydney Sting 4-5 Newcastle North Stars ECSL (19:15, 20 July 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Reach Rebels 2-7 Nudo Bombers (20:30, 20 July 2019, Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W T L PTS
Sydney Sting 12 9 1 2 19
Nudo Bombers 12 8 1 3 17
Penrith Raptors 12 7 0 5 14
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 13 5 1 7 11
Reach Rebels 13 0 1 12 1

Last updated 21 July 2019

2019 AIHL season: Round 13

Round 13 of the 2019 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Melbourne Mustangs, Perth Thunder, Sydney Bears and CBR Brave. The Brave remain on top of the standings, 16 points clear of the second placed Northstars and become the first team to qualify for the 2019 Goodall Cup playoffs. Next week all eight teams are in action across eight games.

Skaters Network Player of the Week: Thomas Flack (Melbourne Mustangs)

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Melbourne Ice 1-5 Melbourne Mustangs (19:30, 19 July 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 5-7 Perth Thunder (16:30, 20 July 2019, Perth Ice Arena)
– Sydney Bears 5-4 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 20 July 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Newcastle Northstars 2-3 CBR Brave (17:30, 20 July 2019, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Sydney Bears 8-4 Melbourne Mustangs (14:00, 21 July 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– CBR Brave 4-2 Newcastle Northstars (16:00, 21 July 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 0-5 Perth Thunder (16:30, 21 July 2019, Perth Ice Arena)

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
CBR Brave 21 20 0 0 1 60
Newcastle Northstars 20 14 1 0 5 44
Sydney Bears 19 10 2 0 7 34
Perth Thunder 20 10 1 1 8 33
Melbourne Mustangs 19 7 0 3 9 24
Sydney Ice Dogs 19 6 1 1 11 21
Melbourne Ice 20 6 1 0 13 20
Adelaide Adrenaline 20 0 0 1 19 1

Last updated 30 July 2019

2019 AIHL playoffs to be held in Newcastle

The AIHL have announced that the 2019 AIHL playoffs will be held at the Hunter Ice Skating Stadium in Newcastle. The finals will be held on 31 August and 1 September and are sponsored by Air Canada for the seventh year in a row. For more information see the announcement from the club.

2019 ECSL season: Round 13

Round 13 of the 2019 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Penrith Raptors and Sydney Sting. The Sting remain on top of the standings, four points clear of the second placed Nudo Bombers. Next week the Reach Rebels host the Newcastle North Stars in Penrith and the Raptors take on the Bombers in Canterbury.

Skaters Network Player of the Month: James Barton (Penrith Raptors)

Further information:
ECSL website

Results
– Penrith Raptors 5-3 Newcastle North Stars ECSL (19:00, 30 June 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Sydney Sting 6-1 Reach Rebels (20:45, 30 June 2019, Penrith Ice Palace)

Standings

Team GP W T L PTS
Sydney Sting 11 9 1 1 19
Nudo Bombers 11 7 1 3 15
Penrith Raptors 12 7 0 5 14
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 11 3 1 7 7
Reach Rebels 11 0 1 10 1

Last updated 30 June 2019

2019 AIHL season: Round 10

Round 10 of the 2019 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Perth Thunder, Newcastle Northstars, CBR Brave, Sydney Bears and Melbourne Ice. The Brave remain on top of the standings, seven points clear of the second placed Northstars. Next week all eight teams are in action across six games.

The match between the Sydney Bears and Melbourne Ice also served as the sixth annual Canada Day Classic. The Bears defeated the Ice 6-4 to claim their first title since 2016.

Skaters Network Player of the Week: Rob Haselhurst (Perth Thunder)

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 3-7 Perth Thunder (16:30, 29 June 2019, Perth Ice Arena)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 4-5 OT Newcastle Northstars (17:00, 29 June 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– CBR Brave 4-2 Melbourne Mustangs (17:00, 29 June 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Melbourne Ice 4-6 Sydney Bears (17:00, 29 June 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– CBR Brave 4-2 Melbourne Mustangs (14:00, 30 June 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 2-5 Perth Thunder (16:30, 30 June 2019, Perth Ice Arena)
– Melbourne Ice 6-4 Sydney Ice Dogs (16:45, 30 June 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
CBR Brave 16 15 0 0 1 45
Newcastle Northstars 15 12 1 0 2 38
Sydney Bears 14 6 2 0 6 22
Melbourne Mustangs 14 5 0 3 6 18
Sydney Ice Dogs 14 5 1 1 7 18
Perth Thunder 14 5 1 1 7 18
Melbourne Ice 15 5 1 0 9 17
Adelaide Adrenaline 16 0 0 1 15 1

Last updated 4 July 2019

2019 AIHL season: Round 9

Round 9 of the 2019 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Melbourne Ice, CBR Brave, Sydney Bears, Sydney Ice Dogs and Newcastle Northstars. The Brave remain on top of the standings, three points clear of second placed Northstars. Next week all eight teams are in action across seven games.

Skaters Network Player of the Week: Paul Lazzarotto (Melbourne Ice)

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Melbourne Mustangs 2-3 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 22 June 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 4-1 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 22 June 2019, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– CBR Brave 6-2 Newcastle Northstars (17:00, 22 June 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Perth Thunder 4-5 OT Sydney Bears (17:00, 22 June 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Perth Thunder 1-6 Newcastle Northstars (16:00, 23 June 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 6-3 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 23 June 2019, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– CBR Brave 6-3 Sydney Bears (17:00, 23 June 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
CBR Brave 14 13 0 0 1 39
Newcastle Northstars 14 12 0 0 2 36
Sydney Bears 13 5 2 0 6 19
Melbourne Mustangs 12 5 0 3 4 18
Sydney Ice Dogs 12 5 1 0 6 17
Melbourne Ice 13 4 1 0 8 14
Perth Thunder 12 3 1 1 7 12
Adelaide Adrenaline 14 0 0 1 13 1

Last updated 28 June 2019

Canada defeat USA in Newcastle

Team Canada have defeated Team USA 6-5 in game one of the 2019 Ice Hockey Classic in Newcastle. The competition now moves to Sydney with game two to be held at the International Convention Centre.

Schedule
– Game 1: Team Canada 6-5 Team USA (12 June 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium, Newcastle)
– Game 2: Team Canada – Team USA (15 June 2019, International Convention Centre, Sydney)
– Game 3: Team Canada – Team USA (21 June 2019, O’Brien Group Arena, Melbourne)
– Game 4: Team Canada – Team USA (22 June 2019, O’Brien Group Arena, Melbourne)

2019 AIHL season: Round 8

Round 8 of the 2019 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Perth Thunder, CBR Brave, Newcastle Northstars and Melbourne Ice. The Brave move to the top of the standings following their two wins, edging out the now second placed Northstars. Next week is a bye week for the teams as the league hosts the AIHL All-Star Weekend in Sydney. Competition resumes on 22 June with all eight teams in action.

The 8 June match between the Sydney Ice Dogs and Melbourne Mustangs has been cancelled due to the Mustangs flight being grounded at Melbourne Airport. The match is expected to be rescheduled at a later date.

Skaters Network Player of the Week: Patrick Nadin (Newcastle Northstars)

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Melbourne Ice 2-5 Perth Thunder (16:30, 8 June 2019, Perth Ice Arena)
Cancelled: Melbourne Mustangs Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 8 June 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Sydney Bears 2-5 CBR Brave (17:30, 8 June 2019, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 4-5 Newcastle Northstars (16:00, 9 June 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Melbourne Mustangs 4-11 CBR Brave (16:30, 9 June 2019, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Melbourne Ice 3-1 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 9 June 2019, Adelaide Ice Arena)

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
CBR Brave 12 11 0 0 1 33
Newcastle Northstars 12 11 0 0 1 33
Melbourne Mustangs 11 5 0 3 3 18
Sydney Bears 11 5 1 0 5 17
Sydney Ice Dogs 10 3 1 0 6 11
Perth Thunder 10 3 1 0 6 11
Melbourne Ice 12 3 1 0 8 11
Adelaide Adrenaline 12 0 0 1 11 1

Last updated 9 June 2019