Perth Pelicans

2017-18 AJIHL season: Round 2

Round 2 of the 2017-18 Australian Junior Ice Hockey League season has finished with all four teams in action picking up at least one win. The Adelaide Generals and Sydney Sabres sit at the top of their Division standings, while the Generals lead the league standings with 15 points. Next week the Perth Sharks host the Melbourne Glaciers in a three game series and the Brisbane Blitz travel to Penrith to take on the Sydney Wolf Pack.

Round 2 also saw the Perth Sharks take on the Perth Pelicans in the first of a four game exhibition series. The Sharks won the game 8-1.

For more information see the league esportsdesk website.

Round 2 results
– Adelaide Generals 3–1 Melbourne Glaciers (14:15, 2 December 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Sydney Wolf Pack 0–4 Sydney Sabres (15:00, 2 December 2017, Penrith Ice Palace)
– Adelaide Generals 5–3 Melbourne Glaciers (19:45, 2 December 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Adelaide Generals 4–7 Melbourne Glaciers (13:15, 3 December 2017, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Sydney Sabres 2–3 SO Sydney Wolf Pack (15:00, 3 December 2017, Penrith Ice Palace)

Exhibition game
– Perth Sharks 8–1 Perth Pelicans (18:15, 1 December 2017, Perth Ice Arena)

Southern Division

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Adelaide Generals 6 5 0 0 1 15
Melbourne Glaciers 6 1 0 0 5 3
Perth Sharks 0 0 0 0 0 0

Northern Division

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Sydney Sabres 2 1 0 1 0 4
Sydney Wolf Pack 2 0 1 0 1 2
Brisbane Blitz 0 0 0 0 0 0

League standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Adelaide Generals 6 5 0 0 1 15
Sydney Sabres 2 1 0 1 0 4
Melbourne Glaciers 6 1 0 0 5 3
Sydney Wolf Pack 2 0 1 0 1 2
Brisbane Blitz 0 0 0 0 0 0
Perth Sharks 0 0 0 0 0 0

Last updated 3 December 2017

Perth Sharks and Perth Pelicans 2017-18 rosters

The rosters for the Perth Sharks and Perth Pelicans have been announced ahead of their game at the Perth Ice Arena tonight. The two teams will compete in a four game exhibition series alongside the AJIHL regular season giving the Sharks additional game time in between breaks.

Perth Sharks
– Lockie Atkins
Liam Campbell
Connor Hachey
Lynden Lodge
David Mahood
Ryhs Pelliccione
Dathan Pleiter
– Anthony Njirich
– Kalin Njirich
Jaydon Santana
Gabe Smith
Harry Tanner
– Kian Watkins
Ben Williams
Brock Williams
Oscar Zhu

Perth Pelicans
– Jacob Baldry
Adam Bridge
– Mitchell Cromlein
– Lockie Dwyer
– Dominic Gomes
Jordan Grover
– Harvey Jackson
– Michael Johnson
Ben Kelly
– Toby Marsella
Tomek Sak
– Jye Sarich
– Alex Spalding
Kym White

AJIHL news: 28 November 2017

Perth Sharks
– The Sharks will play the Perth Pelicans on 1 December at the Perth Ice Arena in the first of a four game exhibition series. The Perth Pelicans were revived by Ice Hockey WA as a non-travelling exhibition team. The Pelicans played in the AJIHL from 2013 to 2016 before being folded due to a change in league structure. For more information on the game see the club’s event listing

AJIHL news: 27 September 2017

Ice Hockey WA have announced that they are looking to revive the Perth Pelicans as an exhibition team for the upcoming 2017-18 season. The Pelicans played in the AJIHL from 2013 to 2016 before being folded due to a change in league structure. If Ice Hockey WA can attract enough players the Pelicans will play games solely against the Perth Sharks, with games being played between AJIHL tournaments. The Perth Sharks will continue to compete in the AJIHL as Western Australia’s sole team. For more information see the announcement from Ice Hockey WA.

2016-17 AJIHL season update: Games & Teams

The Australian Junior Ice Hockey League have released the schedule for the upcoming Round 2 of the 2016-17 season. Round 2 will feature the Adelaide Generals, Melbourne Glaciers and Perth Sharks. Due to the reformatted competition both the Melbourne Whalers and Perth Pelicans have been folded by their respective State associations to allow for the growth into the new cities.

Round 2 of the 2016-17 season will take place in Perth at the Cockburn Ice Arena, Perth Ice Arena and the Xtreme Ice Arena and will run from 26 January to 29 January.

Schedule
– Adelaide Generals – Melbourne Glaciers (15:00, 26 January 2017, Cockburn Ice Arena)
– Melbourne Glaciers – Perth Sharks (08:00, 27 January 2017, Cockburn Ice Arena)
– Perth Sharks – Adelaide Generals (18:15, 27 January 2017, Cockburn Ice Arena)
– Adelaide Generals – Melbourne Glaciers (08:00, 28 January 2017, Cockburn Ice Arena)
– Melbourne Glaciers – Perth Sharks (16:45, 28 January 2017, Xtreme Ice Arena)
– Perth Sharks – Adelaide Generals (07:00, 29 January 2017, Perth Ice Arena)

2016 AJIHL playoffs: State Finals

The 2016 Australian Junior Ice Hockey League playoffs got underway with the State Finals held from 19 February to 21 February. All three states competed in a two game series over the weekend with the winner from each state advancing the 2016 AJIHL finals in Penrith. Should a final series be tied at one apiece after Game Two, the teams will play in a sudden death 10 minute period followed by a shootout if necessary.

The Melbourne Glaciers, Perth Sharks and Sydney Sabres all advanced to next weekends 2016 AJIHL finals in Penrith following their State Finals series wins. The Melbourne Glaciers will take on the Sydney Sabres in the first semifinal. The winner will head straight to the grand final while the loser will have to take the winner of the second semifinal for a second chance spot in the grand final. The Perth Sharks will face off against wildcard tournament winner, the Brisbane Blitz, in the second semifinal with the winner advancing to the qualifying final against the loser of the first semifinal. The semifinal rankings are determined by the results of the interstate games. As the two Perth teams only travel to one State per season their interstate away games count as double points. See below for the interstate standings.

For more information see the leagues Facebook page including the full seasons schedule.

New South Wales State Finals
– Game 1: Sydney Sabres 4 – 3 Sydney Wolf Pack (17:00, 20 February 2016, Penrith Ice Palace)
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– Game 2: Sydney Wolf Pack 1 – 2 Sydney Sabres (17:00, 21 February 2016, Penrith Ice Palace)
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Sydney Sabres win series 2-0.

Victorian State Finals
– Game 1: Melbourne Whalers 1 – 4 Melbourne Glaciers (15:45, 20 February 2016, O’Brien Group Arena)
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– Game 2: Melbourne Glaciers 9 – 0 Melbourne Whalers (15:45, 21 February 2016, O’Brien Group Arena)
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Melbourne Glaciers win series 2-0.

Western Australian State Finals
– Game 1: Perth Sharks 1 – 2 Perth Pelicans (19:45, 19 February 2016, Cockburn Ice Arena)
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– Game 2: Perth Pelicans 1 – 5 Perth Sharks (18:00, 21 February 2016, Xtreme Ice Arena)
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– Overtime: Perth Pelicans 0 – 1 Perth Sharks (goal scored by Tomek Sak)
Perth Sharks win series following sudden death overtime after games split 1-1.

Interstate standings (to determine semifinal rankings):

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Sydney Sabres 8 6 1 0 1 20
Sydney Wolf Pack 8 6 1 0 1 20
Melbourne Glaciers 8 6 0 1 1 19
Perth Sharks 8 3 0 1 4 10
Perth Pelicans 8 1 0 0 7 3
Melbourne Whalers 8 0 0 0 8 0

2015-16 AJIHL season: Round 12

The final round of 2015-16 Australian Junior Ice Hockey League has finished with wins for the Perth Pelicans, Sydney Wolf Pack and Sydney Sabres. The Melbourne Glaciers finish the season in first place and claim their first regular season title. The teams now move through to the playoffs with the two-game State finals being held from the 19th to the 21st.

For more information see the leagues Facebook page including the full seasons schedule.

Round 12 results:

  • Perth Pelicans 5 – 2 Perth Sharks (19:45, 12 February 2016, Cockburn Ice Arena).
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  • Melbourne Whalers 0 – 6 Sydney Wolf Pack (17:00, 13 February 2016, Penrith Ice Palace).
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  • Melbourne Glaciers 5 – 6 SO Sydney Sabres (18:45, 13 February 2016, Penrith Ice Palace).
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  • Melbourne Whalers 0 – 4 Sydney Sabres (08:30, 14 February 2016, Penrith Ice Palace).
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  • Melbourne Glaciers 1 – 5 Sydney Wolf Pack (17:00, 14 February 2016, Penrith Ice Palace).
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Standings at the end of Round 12:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Glaciers 13 10 0 2 1 32
Sydney Sabres 13 8 1 0 4 26
Sydney Wolf Pack 13 8 1 0 4 26
Perth Pelicans 13 5 1 1 6 18
Perth Sharks 13 3 1 2 7 13
Melbourne Whalers 13 0 1 0 12 2

2015-16 AJIHL season: Round 11

Round 11 of the 2015-16 Australian Junior Ice Hockey League has finished with wins for the Sydney Sabres and Sydney Wolf Pack. The Melbourne Glaciers remain on top of the standings, ten points clear of the second placed Sabres. Next week is the final round of the regular season and will see the Melbourne teams travel to Penrith to take on the Sabres and the Wolf Pack, while the Pelicans take on the Sharks at the Cockburn Ice Arena.

For more information see the leagues Facebook page including the full seasons schedule.

Round 11 results:

  • Sydney Wolf Pack 4 – 3 SO Perth Sharks (16:30, 6 February 2016, Xtreme Ice Arena).
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  • Sydney Sabres 5 – 1 Perth Pelicans (18:15, 6 February 2016, Xtreme Ice Arena).
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  • Sydney Wolf Pack 6 – 1 Perth Pelicans (09:00, 7 February 2016, Cockburn Ice Arena).
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  • Sydney Sabres 3 – 0 Perth Sharks (10:45, 7 February 2016, Cockburn Ice Arena).
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Standings at the end of Round 11:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Glaciers 11 10 0 1 0 31
Sydney Sabres 11 7 0 0 4 21
Sydney Wolf Pack 11 6 1 0 4 20
Perth Pelicans 12 4 1 1 6 15
Perth Sharks 12 3 1 2 6 13
Melbourne Whalers 11 0 1 0 10 2

2015-16 AJIHL season: Round 10

Round 10 of the 2015-16 Australian Junior Ice Hockey League has finished with wins for the Melbourne Glaciers, Perth Pelicans and Sydney Sabres. The Glaciers remain on top of the standings, 16 points clear of the second Sabres. Next Week the two Perth teams host the Sabres and Wolf Pack while the two Melbourne teams sit the round out on a bye.

For more information see the leagues Facebook page including the full seasons schedule.

Round 10 results:

  • Melbourne Glaciers 6 – 0 Melbourne Whalers (20:00, 28 January 2016, O’Brien Group Arena).
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  • Perth Sharks 3 – 4 SO Perth Pelicans (19:45, 29 January 2016, Cockburn Ice Arena).
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  • Sydney Sabres 4 – 2 Sydney Wolf Pack (17:00, 30 January 2016, Penrith Ice Palace).
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  • Sydney Wolf Pack 1 – 2 Sydney Sabres (09:00, 31 January 2016, Penrith Ice Palace).
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Standings at the end of Round 10:

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Glaciers 11 10 0 1 0 31
Sydney Sabres 9 5 0 0 4 15
Sydney Wolf Pack 9 5 0 0 4 15
Perth Pelicans 10 4 1 1 4 15
Perth Sharks 10 3 1 1 5 12
Melbourne Whalers 11 0 1 0 10 2

Cockburn Ice Arena to host Sharks and Pelicans in 2016

The new Cockburn Ice Arena opened to ice hockey for the first time on 17 December. The Australian Junior Ice Hockey League’s Perth Pelicans and Perth Sharks will split their home games out of Cockburn Ice Arena and the Xtreme Ice Arena in 2016 with Cockburn hosting four regular season games and the first Western Australian semifinal match.

For more information on Cockburn Ice Arena see their website