Perth Inferno

AWIHL news: 28 July 2018

Perth Inferno
– The Inferno have announced the signing of American forward Elizabeth Scala for the upcoming 2018-19 season. Scala spent her 2017-18 season playing for ESC Planegg in the Frauen-Bundesliga where she recorded 18 goals and 13 assists in 28 games. For more information see the announcement from the club.

Perth Inferno confirmed for 2018-19

The Perth Inferno have been confirmed as the fifth team in the Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League. The Inferno will join the league for the 2018-19 season and are the first expansion team to join the league since its formation in 2006.

During the 2017-18 season the Inferno played two exhibition games against the Sydney Sirens, losing 4-8 and 1-8.

Perth Inferno 2018-19 team staff

The Inferno have announced four members of their team staff for their inaugural season in the Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League. For more information see the announcement from Ice Hockey WA

– Head Coach: Paul Graham
– Assistant Coach: Thomas Boschman
– Strength & Conditioning Coach/Assistant Coach: Alivia Del Basso
– Team Manager: Daniel Juriansz

2017-18 AWIHL season: Sydney v Perth

The Sydney Sirens have defeated the Perth Inferno in their two exhibition games at the Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink and Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink. The games were held as part of the Inferno’s bid to enter the AWIHL for the 2018-19 season. The regular season resumes next weekend with the Adelaide Rush hosting the Sydney Sirens.

Further details
YouTube livesteam for the 17 February game
League website
Perth Inferno’s Facebook page

Game details
– Perth Inferno 4-8 Sydney Sirens (17:00, 17 February 2018, Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink)
– Perth Inferno 1-8 Sydney Sirens (10:00, 18 February 2018, Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink)

AWIHL news: 10 February 2018

The AWIHL have announced that they will stream the 17 February exhibition game between the Sydney Sirens and Perth Inferno. The streaming will be provided by Thought Fox Media Group with commentary by Eric Brookes. The Sydney Sirens will host the Inferno in a two game exhibition series on 17 and 18 February at the Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink and Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink. The exhibition games are part of the Inferno’s bid to enter the AWIHL for the 2018-19 season.

Further details:
Live stream link on YouTube
League website
Perth Inferno’s Facebook page

Game details:
– Perth Inferno – Sydney Sirens (17:00, 17 February 2018, Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink)
– Perth Inferno – Sydney Sirens (10:00, 18 February 2018, Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink)

Perth Inferno established

The Perth team looking to enter the Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League for the 2018-19 season have been named the Perth Inferno. Tryouts for the Inferno will be held on 7 and 14 November at the Cockburn Ice Arena. The Inferno will compete in two exhibition games on 17 and 18 February against the Sydney Sirens at the Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink and Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink.

Last month the Western Australian team competing in the Australian Women’s Tier 2 Show Case Series played in an exhibition game against the Melbourne Ice as part of their bid to enter the AWIHL. Western Australia lost the match 2-3.

Update: The club now have a Facebook page.