Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink

Pirates lose to Saints and Bears

The Canberra Pirates have lost two 2017 NSW Women’s League games over the weekend. The team lost their first game to the LCC Saints Women 1-5 before taking on the Sydney Bears Women in their second match where they were shutout 0-5. The team currently sit in last place on the standings, 15 points behind the LCC Saints who lead the league.

The Pirates return to Australian Women’s Tier 2 Show Case Series competition in July for Series 2 of the East Division. While their next games in the Women’s League are against the Newcastle Northstars Women on 3 June at the Phillip Ice Skating Centre.

For more information see the clubs Facebok page and see the league website.

– Canberra Pirates 1-5 LCC Saints Women (28 May 2017, Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink)
– Canberra Pirates 0-5 Sydney Bears Women (28 May 2017, Penrith Ice Palace)

Pirates lose to Saints and Eagles

The Canberra Pirates have lost two 2017 NSW Women’s League games over the weekend. In their first game the Pirates were shutout 0-6 by the LCC Saints Women, the winners of the 2016 NSW Women’s League season at the Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink. The team then travelled to Canterbury for their second game, taking on the Canterbury Eagles Women where they were shutout 0-4.

The Pirates return to Australian Women’s Tier 2 Show Case Series competition in July for Series 2 of the East Division. While their next games in the Women’s League are against the LCC Saints Women and Sydney Bears Women on 28 May.

For more information see the clubs Facebok post and see the league website.

– Canberra Pirates 0-6 LCC Saints Women (30 April 2017, Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink)
– Canberra Pirates 0-4 Canterbury Eagles Women (30 April 2017, Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink)

Bears and Ice Dogs move to the Macquarie Ice Rink

The league have announced that the Sydney Bears and Sydney Ice Dogs will relocate to the newly refurbished Macquarie Ice Rink for the 2017 season. The move will be the Bears third since 2012 having played at the Penrith Ice Palace from 2006 to 2011, the Sydney Ice Arena from 2012 to 2014 and the Penrith Ice Palace again in 2015 and 2016. The Ice Dogs will relocate from the Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink. The move of the two clubs follows the recent refurbishments to the Macquarie Ice Rink which has a seating capacity of 2,200.

For more information see the league announcement by Bernard McNamara.

2016 AIHL season: Round 17

Round 17 of the 2016 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Perth Thunder, Sydney Bears, Newcastle North Stars, Sydney Ice Dogs, Melbourne Ice, Melbourne Mustangs and Adelaide Adrenaline. The Ice finish the regular season off in first place, nine points clear of the second placed Thunder. Next week the 2016 Goodall Cup playoffs will be held at the O’Brien Group Arena with the two semifinals on Saturday and the final on the Sunday.

For more information on the AIHL see their website.

Round 17 results:
– Perth Thunder 4 – 2 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 20 August 2016, O’Brien Group Arena)
Game Card
– Melbourne Mustangs 1 – 2 Sydney Bears (17:00, 20 August 2016, Penrith Ice Palace)
Game Card
– Adelaide Adrenaline 0 – 7 Newcastle North Stars (17:00, 20 August 2016, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
Game Card
– CBR Brave 4 – 6 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 20 August 2016, Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink)
Game Card
– Perth Thunder 2 – 5 Melbourne Ice (16:00, 21 August 2016, O’Brien Group Arena)
Game Card
– Melbourne Mustangs 5 – 4 SO Newcastle North Stars (16:00, 21 August 2016, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
Game Card
– Adelaide Adrenaline 3 – 2 Sydney Bears (17:00, 21 August 2016, Penrith Ice Palace)
Game Card

Standings at the end of Round 17:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 28 19 3 3 3 66
Perth Thunder 28 16 4 1 7 57
Newcastle North Stars 28 15 1 5 7 52
CBR Brave 28 15 2 2 9 51
Melbourne Mustangs 28 11 2 0 15 37
Sydney Bears 28 5 5 3 15 28
Sydney Ice Dogs 28 7 1 1 19 24
Adelaide Adrenaline 28 5 1 4 18 21

2016 ECSL season: Round 23

Round 23 of the 2016 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Reach Rebels and Penrith Raptors. The Rebels remain on top of the standings, three points clear of the second placed Newcastle North Stars. Next week the Sting host the Bombers at the Sydney Ice Arena and the North Stars take on the Rebels in Canterbury.

For more information see the ECSL website.

Round 23 results:
– Reach Rebels 4 – 3 Sydney Sting (16:45, 21 August 2016, Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink).
Game Card
– Penrith Raptors 3 – 2 Blueline Bombers (20:30, 21 August 2016, Penrith Ice Palace).
Game Card

Standings at the end of Round 23:

Team GP W T L PTS
Reach Rebels 18 11 3 4 25
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 18 9 4 5 22
Sydney Sting 17 5 6 6 16
Blueline Bombers 17 6 3 8 15
Penrith Raptors 18 4 2 12 10

2016 AIHL season: Round 15

Round 15 of the 2016 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Sydney Ice Dogs, Perth Thunder, Melbourne Ice, CBR Brave and Newcastle North Stars. The Ice remain on top of the standings, nine points clear of the second placed Thunder. Following Sunday’s games the Brave, North Stars and Thunder all qualified for the Goodall Cup playoffs and join the Ice who qualified back in Round 12. Next week seven teams are in action across seven games while the North Stars sit the round out on a bye.

The Round also saw the Sydney Ice Dogs wearing the old Warringah Bombers jersey in their 6 August game against the Adelaide Adrenaline. The special edition jersey was part of the teams Leukaemia Fundraising Night and was dedicated to former Bombers player Matt Clark who passed away due to Leukaemia in 1995. The two teams also competed for the Matt Clark Shield, an award that was originally contested from 1995 to 2001 at the Bombers’ Matt Clark Memorial Games. For more information see the club announcement

For more information on the AIHL see their website.

Round 15 results:
– Adelaide Adrenaline 8 – 9 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 6 August 2016, Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink)
Game Card
– Perth Thunder 4 – 3 SO Newcastle North Stars (17:00, 6 August 2016, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
Game Card
– Melbourne Ice 10 – 9 CBR Brave (17:30, 6 August 2016, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
Game Card
– Melbourne Mustangs 2 – 4 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 7 August 2016, Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink)
Game Card
– Perth Thunder 4 – 3 Sydney Bears (17:00, 7 August 2016, Penrith Ice Palace)
Game Card
– Melbourne Ice 3 – 4 CBR Brave (17:00, 7 August 2016, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
Game Card
– Adelaide Adrenaline 1 – 4 Newcastle North Stars (17:00, 7 August 2016, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
Game Card

Standings at the end of Round 15:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 24 16 3 3 2 57
Perth Thunder 24 13 4 1 6 48
Newcastle North Stars 26 14 1 4 7 48
CBR Brave 25 14 1 2 8 46
Melbourne Mustangs 24 10 1 0 13 32
Sydney Bears 24 4 5 3 12 25
Sydney Ice Dogs 25 6 1 1 17 21
Adelaide Adrenaline 24 4 1 3 16 17

2016 ECSL season: Round 20 and All Star Game

Round 20 of the 2016 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Sydney Sting and Newcastle North Stars. The Rebels remain on top of the standings, four points clear of the second placed North Stars. Next week the Penrith Ice Palace hosts both games of the round with the Raptors taking on the North Stars and the Sting come up against the Bombers.

This weekend the ECSL also hosted their 2016 All Star Charity Game at the Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink. This years theme is Marvel’s Captain America and Iron Man and the chosen charity is beyondblue. The Iron Man All Stars went on to win the match defeating the Captain America All Stars 5-3.

For more information see the ECSL website.

All Star Game result:
– Captain America 3 – 5 Iron Man (18:30, 30 July 2016, Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink).
Rosters. Game Card: Not Available

Round 20 results:
– Sydney Sting 7 – 1 Reach Rebels (16:45, 31 July 2016, Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink).
Game Card
– Newcastle North Stars ECSL 9 – 2 Blueline Bombers (19:15, 31 July 2016, Penrith Ice Palace).
Game Card

Standings at the end of Round 20:

Team GP W T L PTS
Reach Rebels 16 10 2 4 22
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 16 7 4 5 18
Sydney Sting 14 5 5 4 15
Blueline Bombers 14 6 1 7 13
Penrith Raptors 16 3 2 11 8

2016 AIHL season: Round 13

Round 13 of the 2016 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Perth Thunder, CBR Brave, Melbourne Ice and Sydney Ice Dogs. The Ice remain on top of the standings, 13 points clear of the second placed North Stars. The round also saw the Ice Dogs become the first team to be officially knocked out of the playoff race. Next week seven teams are in action across six games while the Ice sit the round out on a bye.

For more information on the AIHL see their website.

Round 13 results:
– Perth Thunder 4 – 2 Sydney Bears (17:00, 23 July 2016, Penrith Ice Palace)
Game Card
– Adelaide Adrenaline 2 – 7 CBR Brave (17:30, 23 July 2016, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
Game Card
– Melbourne Ice 3 – 1 Melbourne Mustangs (19:00, 23 July 2016, O’Brien Group Arena)
Game Card
– Perth Thunder 1 – 3 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 24 July 2016, Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink)
Game Card
– Adelaide Adrenaline 5 – 8 CBR Brave (17:00, 24 July 2016, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
Game Card

Standings at the end of Round 13:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 22 15 3 3 1 54
Newcastle North Stars 23 12 1 3 7 41
CBR Brave 22 12 1 2 7 40
Perth Thunder 20 10 3 1 6 37
Melbourne Mustangs 21 8 1 0 12 26
Sydney Bears 21 4 5 3 9 25
Adelaide Adrenaline 20 4 1 3 12 17
Sydney Ice Dogs 21 4 1 1 15 15

2016 ECSL season: Round 18

Round 18 of the 2016 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Newcastle North Stars and the Blueline Bombers. The Reach Rebels remain on top of the standings, four points clear of the second placed North Stars. Next week the Sting host the Bombers in Canterbury and the Rebels take on the Raptors in Penrith.

For more information see the ECSL website.

Round 18 results:
– Newcastle North Stars ECSL 3 – 2 Penrith Raptors (18:30, 16 July 2016, Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink).
Game Card
– Blueline Bombers 3 – 2 Reach Rebels (18:00, 17 July 2016, Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink).
Game Card

Standings at the end of Round 18:

Team GP W T L PTS
Reach Rebels 14 9 2 3 20
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 15 6 4 5 16
Blueline Bombers 13 6 1 6 13
Sydney Sting 13 4 5 4 13
Penrith Raptors 15 3 2 10 8

AIHL news: 12 July 2016

The AIHL have announced that Game 48 between the Sydney Ice Dogs and the Melbourne Mustangs has been rescheduled to 7 August 2016 at the Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink. The match, which was originally scheduled for 5 June, was postponed due to flooding at the Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink. For more information see the announcement