Mitchell Humphries

2017 Melbourne Mustangs awards

The Melbourne Mustangs announced their club awards yesterday.

– Most Valuable Player: James Kruger
– Most Valuable Australian: Jamie Bourke
– Best Defenceman: Matt Beattie
– Players’ Player: James Kruger
– Highest Points Scorer: Jamie Bourke
– Most Improved: Andrew Belic
– Coaches Award: Vadim Virjassov
– Most Inspirational: Mitchell Humphries
– Rookie of the Year: Byron Tschuma
– Rick Dwyer Outstanding Service Award: Andrea Friscic
– Fan of the Year: Sarah Bricknall
– Fan Favourite: Jamie Bourke

AIHL news: 15 June 2017

Adelaide Adrenaline
– The Adrenaline have announced the signing of James Keane for the remainder of the 2017 season. Keane last played for the club during the 2014 season and has played in a total of 212 games in the AIHL for both the Adrenaline and the Avalanche. He is expected to be in the lineup for this weekends games against the Melbourne Mustangs. For more information see the article from the club

Melbourne Ice
– The Ice have announced that they have released Mitchell Humphries from his contract. Humphries first joined the Ice in 2012 and has recorded total of 76 points in his 103 games for the club. For more information see the post from the club
– ‘Life. Be In It’ and Kidney Health Australia have joined the club as sponsors. ‘Life. Be In It’ have signed on as the Ice’s naming rights sponsor while Kidney Health Australia will serve as the club’s charity partner and volunteer sponsor.

Melbourne Mustangs
– The Mustangs announced the signing of Mitchell Humphries following his release from the Ice.

AIHL news: 27 April 2016

Adelaide Adrenaline
– The Adrenaline have continued the slow role out of their 2016 roster with the re-sigings of goaltender Peter King, forwards Darren Corstens and Josef Rezek and defenceman David Huxley

Melbourne Ice
– The Ice have announced their team leadership for the 2016 season. Lliam Webster retains his captainancy along with Thomas Powell as alternate captain. While Mitchell Humpries takes on the second alternate captain role, replacing Greg Sturrock.

Romania defeat Australia

The Australian national team have lost their second game of the 2015 IIHF World Championship Division II Group A tournament, losing 1-5 to Romania. Mitchell Humphries was named best Australian player of the match after scoring the teams only goal. In other games of the day Belgium defeated Spain 6-2 and Serbia beat Iceland 5-4. After the end of round two Australia remains in last place, six points behind leaders Romania. Competition resumes tomorrow after todays rest day with Australia taking on Serbia.

A live stream was available at IHI.is (see the IIHF page for game times)

For more information see the tournament page at IIHF.com or follow the team on their Facebook page.

  • Romania 5 – 1 Australia (13:00, 14 April 2015, Laugardalur Arena). Game Card

Standings after Round 2:

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Romania 2 2 0 0 0 6
Iceland 2 1 0 0 1 3
Belgium 2 1 0 0 1 3
Spain 2 1 0 0 1 3
Serbia 2 1 0 0 1 3
Australia 2 0 0 0 2 0

Iceland Defeat the Australian Men in Overtime

The Australian Men’s team have lost their third game of the 2014 IIHF World Championship Division II Group A tournament, losing to Iceland 2-3 in overtime. Mitchell Humphries was named best Australian player of the game. After three games Australia is still sitting in last place with two points and are now trailing tournament leaders Estonia by seven points. Game four will see Australia take on Belgium who are currently sitting in third place. In other games of the day Belgium defeated Israel in overtime and Estonia beat Serbia 5-2.

  • Iceland 3 – 2 Australia (16:30, 12 April 2014, Ice Rink Pionir, Belgrade). Game Card

For more information see the IIHF website.

Australian Men’s Final Roster Released

The IIHF have released the final team roster for the Australian men’s national team for the 2014 IIHF World Championship Division II Group A tournament being held in Belgrade, Serbia. Eight players will be making their debut for the team; James Byers, Fraser Carson, Adam Geric, Mitchell Humphries, Brendan McDowell, Shannon McGregor, Austin McKenzie and Greg Sturrock. Former Adelaide Adrenaline and Under-20 head coach Ryan O’Handley takes over as head coach from Vladimir Rubes who was head coach from 2011 to 2013.

For more information see the IIHF website.

Team staff: