Junior Brave

AJIHL Wild Card tournament announced

The Australian Junior Ice Hockey League have announced the formation of a Tier 2 tournament that will see three teams from non-member states compete for the Wild Card spot in the upcoming 2016 AJIHL playoffs. The Adelaide Generals, Brisbane Blitz and Canberra Junior Brave will compete in a double round-robin style tournament, followed by a top two final, at the Phillip Ice Skating Centre from 28 January to 30 January with the winner being awarded a spot in the playoffs. The AJIHL playoffs begin on the 27 February with the Wild Card winner taking on the team ranked third of the regular season qualifiers.

Schedule:
– Game 1: Brisbane Blitz – Canberra Junior Brave (08:15, 28 January 2016)
– Game 2: Adelaide Generals – Brisbane Blitz (12:10, 28 January 2016)
– Game 3: Canberra Junior Brave – Adelaide Generals (18:45, 28 January 2016)
– Game 4: Canberra Junior Brave – Adelaide Generals (12:10, 29 January 2016)
– Game 5: Brisbane Blitz – Canberra Junior Brave (18:45, 29 January 2016)
– Game 6: Adelaide Generals – Brisbane Blitz (12:10, 30 January 2016)
– Final: First Place – Second Place (16:00, 30 January 2016)

Articles of interest

Below are a few article of interest posted during the week from some of the other Australian ice hockey focused websites

AIHL Stats Man

TheAIHL.com

Articles of interest

Below are a few article of interest posted during the week from some of the other Australian ice hockey focused websites

On the Fly Hockey

TheAIHL.com

Junior Brave to play in NSW Midget League

The CBR Brave have announced the formation of the Junior Brave, a junior affiliate team which will play in the NSW Midget League. The team has been created in conjunction with Ice Hockey ACT and will be led by Tanya and Andrew Brunt. The teams first game is on 12 April in Canberra where they will take on the Liverpool Saints.

The Junior Brave are the first Canberra-based team to play in the NSW Midget League since the Canberra Phoenix left the league after the end of the 2011 season.