Kieren Webster

2019 AIHL season: Round 6

Round 6 of the 2019 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Sydney Bears, Newcastle Northstars, CBR Brave and Perth Thunder. The Northstars remain on top of the standings, six points clear of the second placed Brave. Next week all eight teams are in action across seven games.

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

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Sydney Bears 4-3 OT Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 25 May 2019, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Newcastle Northstars 4-3 Melbourne Mustangs (17:00, 25 May 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– CBR Brave 6-4 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 25 May 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Newcastle Northstars 6-4 Melbourne Ice (14:00, 26 May 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Sydney Bears 4-5 Perth Thunder (16:30, 26 May 2019, Perth Ice Arena)

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Newcastle Northstars 10 9 0 0 1 27
CBR Brave 8 7 0 0 1 21
Sydney Bears 8 4 1 0 3 14
Melbourne Mustangs 8 4 0 2 2 14
Sydney Ice Dogs 8 3 1 0 4 11
Perth Thunder 7 2 1 0 4 8
Melbourne Ice 8 1 0 0 7 3
Adelaide Adrenaline 9 0 0 1 8 1

Last updated 3 June 2019

Australian U20 defeat HC DDM Ceske Budejovice U20

The Australian men’s national under-20 team have defeated HC DDM Ceske Budejovice U20 8-5 in an exhibition game in Lovosice, Czech Republic. The game is the second exhibition match of the teams training camp before the start of the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship Division II Group B tournament in Novi Sad, Serbia which begins on 17 January. Kieren Webster was named the matches most valuable player after scoring a hat-trick of goals.

For more information on the upcoming 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship Division II Group B see the tournament page at IIHF.com or follow the team on their Facebook page.

Australia U18 Final Roster Released

The IIHF have released the final team roster for the Australian men’s under-18 national team for the 2014 IIHF U18 Championship Division III Group A tournament being held in Sofia, Bulgaria. Ten players will be making their debut for the team, Ted Fabijan, Mitchell Henning, Riley Major, Remy McGuiness, Nicholas Mizen, Ryan Smith, Corey Stringer, Tynan Theobald, Kieren Webster, Luke Zvonicek. The tournament starts today with Australia’s first game against Chinese Taipei.

For more information see the IIHF website.

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Australia U18 v HC Vítkovice Steel U18

The Australian National under-18 team competed in an exhibition game yesterday against Czech team HC Vítkovice Steel U18. Australia lost the game 2-8, with the teams goals coming from Anthony Barnes, off an assist from Kieren Webster, and second scored by Hayden Sheard, with the assist from Casey Kubara. HC Vítkovice took the lead early in the game scoring two goals in the first period. By the second period HC Vítkovice had extended their lead, scoring another three in response to Australia’s one. The third period finished in similar fashion with the Czech team again putting on three goals to Australia’s one.

The team have one more day of training in Ostrava before they travel to Sofia, Bulgaria for the 2014 IIHF U18 World Championship Division III Group A tournament.

Australia U18 v HC RT Torax Poruba U18

The Australian National Under-18 Ice Hockey Team competed in an exhibition game yesterday against Czech team HC RT Torax Poruba U18. The team lost the game 1-4, with the only Australian goal coming from Kieren Webster in the first period. Poruba piled on four goals in the second and held Australia scoreless for the rest of the game. The team is currently training in Ostrava, Czech Republic as they prepare for the 2014 IIHF U18 World Championship Division III Group A tournament which gets underway on 24 March in Sofia, Bulgaria. The team will play one more exhibition game on Thursday against HC Vítkovice Steel U18 before heading to Bulgaria.