Melbourne Ice

2019 AIHL season: Round 15

Round 15 of the 2019 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Perth Thunder, Sydney Bears, Melbourne Mustangs, CBR Brave and Newcastle Northstars. The Brave remain on top of the standings, 23 points clear of the second placed Northstars. Next week all eight teams are in action across six games.

The match between the Adelaide Adrenaline and CBR Brave on 3 August also served as the fifth annual beyondblue Cup. The Brave won the Cup for the fifth year in a row, defeating the Adrenaline 7-2. The regular season match between the two teams has been branded to help raise awareness for the beyondblue charity.

Skaters Network Player of the Week: Vadim Virjassov (Melbourne Mustangs)

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Newcastle Northstars 3-5 Perth Thunder (16:30, 3 August 2019, Perth Ice Arena)
– Sydney Bears 6-3 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 3 August 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Melbourne Mustangs 3-1 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 3 August 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 2-7 CBR Brave (17:30, 3 August 2019, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Sydney Bears 2-6 Melbourne Mustangs (14:00, 4 August 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 4-5 CBR Brave (16:30, 4 August 2019, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Newcastle Northstars 7-3 Perth Thunder (16:30, 4 August 2019, Perth Ice Arena)

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
CBR Brave 25 23 0 1 1 70
Newcastle Northstars 24 15 1 0 8 47
Sydney Bears 23 12 2 0 9 40
Perth Thunder 24 12 1 1 10 39
Melbourne Mustangs 23 11 0 3 9 36
Sydney Ice Dogs 22 8 1 1 12 27
Melbourne Ice 23 6 2 0 15 22
Adelaide Adrenaline 24 0 0 1 23 1

Last updated 9 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 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 season: Round 12

Round 12 of the 2019 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Newcastle Northstars, Melbourne Mustangs, Sydney Ice Dogs, CBR Brave, Perth Thunder and Sydney Bears. The Brave remain on top of the standings, ten points clear of the second placed Northstars. Next week seven teams are in action across seven games while the Adelaide Adrenaline sit the round out on a bye.

The match between the Adelaide Adrenaline and Sydney Ice Dogs also served as the 2019 Matt Clark Memorial Shield Game, a game which was originally from 1995 to 2001 by the Warringah Bombers. The match is dedicated to former Bombers player Matt Clark who passed away due to Leukaemia in 1995. The Ice Dogs won the shield after defeating the Adrenaline 10-1. The win is the Ice Dogs first since 2017 having lost last year against the CBR Brave.

Skaters Network Player of the Week: Wehebe Darge (CBR Brave)

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Newcastle Northstars 3-1 Sydney Bears (19:30, 12 July 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Perth Thunder 3-6 Melbourne Mustangs (17:00, 13 July 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 1-10 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 13 July 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Melbourne Ice 4-8 CBR Brave (17:30, 13 July 2019, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Perth Thunder 4-3 Melbourne Mustangs (14:00, 14 July 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Melbourne Ice 1-5 CBR Brave (16:30, 14 July 2019, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 4-6 Sydney Bears (17:00, 14 July 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
CBR Brave 19 18 0 0 1 54
Newcastle Northstars 18 14 1 0 3 44
Sydney Bears 17 8 2 0 7 28
Perth Thunder 18 8 1 1 8 27
Melbourne Mustangs 17 6 0 3 8 21
Sydney Ice Dogs 17 6 1 1 9 21
Melbourne Ice 18 6 1 0 11 20
Adelaide Adrenaline 20 0 0 1 19 1

Last updated 18 July 2019

2019 AIHL season: Round 11

Round 11 of the 2019 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Perth Thunder, Melbourne Ice, Sydney Bears, Newcastle Northstars and CBR Brave. 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 seven games.

Skaters Network Player of the Week: Andreas Camenzind (CBR Brave)

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Perth Thunder 4-2 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 6 July 2019, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Newcastle Northstars 3-4 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 6 July 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 4-6 Sydney Bears (17:00, 6 July 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Newcastle Northstars 4-1 Melbourne Mustangs (14:00, 7 July 2019, O’Brien Icehouse)
– Perth Thunder 7-1 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 7 July 2019, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– CBR Brave 7-1 Sydney Ice Dogs (16:45, 7 July 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
CBR Brave 17 16 0 0 1 48
Newcastle Northstars 17 13 1 0 3 41
Sydney Bears 15 7 2 0 6 25
Perth Thunder 16 7 1 1 7 24
Melbourne Ice 16 6 1 0 9 20
Melbourne Mustangs 15 5 0 3 7 18
Sydney Ice Dogs 16 5 1 1 9 18
Adelaide Adrenaline 18 0 0 1 17 1

Last updated 7 July 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

Ice sign Stahlhuth

The Melbourne Ice have announced the signing American defenceman Thomas Stahlhuth as a replacement for the injured Jesse Schwartz. Stahlhuth spent his 2018-19 season playing for Colby College in the NCAA’s Division III system where he picked up 14 points from 24 games. Schwartz is expected to leave the club this week due to an on-going knee injury. For more information see the announcement from the club.