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ECSL News: 24 February 2016

League news
– The league has completed their 2016 Draft with 16 new players picked up across four teams. The Sting picked up the most with seven new players added to their roster, the Raptors picked up five, and the Bombers and Rebels took two each. For for more information see the article by the league.
– The league have also expressed their interest in expanding to Canberra with 2017 currently slated for the expansion.

Sydney Heat
– The Sydney Heat have folded and will not participate in the upcoming 2016 East Coast Super League season. The move comes after Ice Hockey NSW instructed the ECSL to reduce the league to five teams. The team are said to have plans to return in the future however it is unclear how many seasons they will be inactive.

Blueline Bombers
– The Bombers have signed eight of their Heat’s former players following the teams departure from the league. For a list of names see the post on the Bombers Facebook page.

2015 ECSL season: Round 24

Round 24 of the 2015 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Reach Rebels, Blueline Bombers and the Sting. The Rebels finish on top of the standings, two points clear of the Sting, and claim the regular season title for the second year in a row. Next week the playoffs get underway with the Sting taking on the Newcastle North Stars and the Rebels playing the Penrith Raptors.

For more information on the ECSL see their website.

Round 24 results:

  • Reach Rebels 7 – 3 Sting (18:30, 19 September 2015, Canterbury Ice Arena).
    Game Card
  • Blueline Bombers 7 – 6 Penrith Raptors (17:00, 20 September 2015, Penrith Ice Palace).
    Game Card
  • Sydney Heat 2 – 6 Sting (18:45, 20 September 2015, Penrith Ice Palace).
    Game Card
  • Reach Rebels 7 – 4 Sydney Heat (19:30, 21 September 2015, Sydney Ice Arena).
    Game Card

Standings at the end of Round 24:

Team GP W T L PTS
Reach Rebels 20 14 3 3 31
Sting 20 14 1 5 29
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 20 12 2 6 26
Penrith Raptors 20 8 2 10 18
Blueline Bombers 20 4 1 15 9
Sydney Heat 20 2 3 15 7

2015 ECSL season: Round 23

Round 23 of the 2015 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Sting and the Reach Rebels. Sundays game between the Sydney Heat and Newcastle North Stars was cancelled for unknown reasons and was expected to be rescheduled, however the final decision was to split the points due to the upcoming playoffs. The Sting remain on top of the standings, even on points and goal difference with the Rebels. Next week five of the six teams are in action across four games, with the North Stars sitting out the round on a bye.

For more information on the ECSL see their website.

Round 23 results:

  • Sting 4 – 2 Blueline Bombers (18:30, 12 September 2015, Canterbury Ice Arena).
    Game Card
  • Sydney Heat – Newcastle North Stars ECSL (18:15, 13 September 2015, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium).
    Game Cancelled. Game declared a 0-0 draw and the points were shared.
  • Penrith Raptors 2 – 10 Reach Rebels (19:30, 14 September 2015, Sydney Ice Arena).
    Game Card

Standings at the end of Round 23:

Team GP W T L PTS
Sting 18 13 1 4 27
Reach Rebels 18 12 3 3 27
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 20 12 2 6 26
Penrith Raptors 19 8 2 9 18
Sydney Heat 18 2 3 13 7
Blueline Bombers 19 3 1 15 7

2015 ECSL season: Round 22

Round 22 of the 2015 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Newcastle North Stars and Penrith Raptors while the North Stars and Reach Rebels played out a one-all draw. The Sting remain on top of the standings, edging out both the Rebels and North Stars only on goal difference. Next week all six teams are in action across three games.

For more information on the ECSL see their website.

Round 22 results:

  • Newcastle North Stars ECSL 1 – 1 Reach Rebels (18:30, 5 September 2015, Canterbury Ice Arena).
    Game Card
  • Blueline Bombers 1 – 4 Newcastle North Stars ECSL (17:30, 6 September 2015, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium).
    Game Card
  • Sydney Heat 2 – 6 Penrith Raptors (19:30, 7 September 2015, Sydney Ice Arena).
    Game Card

Standings at the end of Round 22:

Team GP W T L PTS
Sting 17 12 1 4 25
Reach Rebels 17 11 3 3 25
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 19 12 1 6 25
Penrith Raptors 18 8 2 8 18
Blueline Bombers 18 3 1 14 7
Sydney Heat 17 2 2 13 6

2015 ECSL season: Round 21

Round 21 of the 2015 East Coast Super League season has finished with wins for the Newcastle North Stars, Sydney Heat, the Sting and Reach Rebels. The Sting remain on top of the standings, one point clear of the second placed Rebels. Next week the North Stars take on the Rebels in Canterbury and then host the Blueline Bombers in Newcastle on the Sunday.

For more information on the ECSL see their website.

Round 21 results:

  • Penrith RaptorsĀ 3 – 4 Newcastle North Stars ECSL (17:30, 29 August 2015, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium).
    Game Card
  • Blueline Bombers 1 – 4 Sydney Heat (18:30, 29 August 2015, Canterbury Ice Arena).
    Game Card
  • Sting 11 – 2 Newcastle North Stars ECSL (17:30, 30 August 2015, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium).
    Game Card
  • Blueline Bombers 2 – 5 Reach Rebels (18:15, 30 August 2015, Penrith Ice Palace).
    Game Card
  • Blueline Bombers 2 – 3 Reach Rebels (20:45, 31 August 2015, Sydney Ice Arena).
    Game Card

Standings at the end of Round 21:

Team GP W T L PTS
Sting 17 12 1 4 25
Reach Rebels 16 11 2 3 24
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 17 11 0 6 22
Penrith Raptors 17 7 2 8 16
Blueline Bombers 17 3 1 13 7
Sydney Heat 16 2 2 12 6

2015 ECSL season: Round 20

Round 20 of the 2015 ECSL season has finished with wins for the Newcastle North Stars and the Sting, while the Reach Rebels and Sydney Heat played out a two-all draw. The Sting remain on top of the standings, three points clear of the second placed Rebels. Next week all six teams are in action across five games.

For more information on the ECSL see their website.

Round 20 results:

  • Newcastle North Stars ECSL 6 – 2 Blueline Bombers (18:30, 22 August 2015, Canterbury Ice Arena).
    Game Card
  • Reach Rebels 2 – 2 Sydney Heat (17:00, 23 August 2015, Penrith Ice Palace).
    Game Card
  • Sting 4 – 2 Penrith Raptors (18:45, 23 August 2015, Penrith Ice Palace).
    Game Card

Standings at the end of Round 20:

Team GP W T L PTS
Sting 16 11 1 4 23
Reach Rebels 14 9 2 3 20
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 15 10 0 5 20
Penrith Raptors 16 7 2 7 16
Blueline Bombers 14 3 1 10 7
Sydney Heat 15 1 2 12 4

2015 ECSL season: Round 19

Round 19 of the 2015 East Coast Super League has finished with wins for the Sting and Penrith Raptors. Following their win the Sting have moved to the top of the standings, two points clear of the Reach Rebels. Next week all six teams are in action across three games.

For more information on the ECSL see their website.

Round 19 results:

  • Sting 3 – 2 Sydney Heat (18:30, 15 August 2015, Canterbury Ice Arena).
    Game Card
  • Penrith Raptors 3 – 2 Blueline Bombers (20:45, 16 August 2015, Penrith Ice Palace).
    Game Card

Standings at the end of Round 19:

Team GP W T L PTS
Sting 15 10 1 4 21
Reach Rebels 13 9 1 3 19
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 14 9 0 5 18
Penrith Raptors 15 7 2 6 16
Blueline Bombers 13 3 1 9 7
Sydney Heat 14 1 1 12 3

2015 ECSL season: Round 17

Round 17 of the 2015 East Coast Super League has finished with wins for the Reach Rebels and the Sting. The Sting now move to the top of the standings, edging out the Rebels only on goal difference. Next week the Rebels host the Blueline Bombers in Canterbury and the Newcastle North Stars take on the Sting in Penrith.

For more information on the ECSL see their website.

Round 17 results:

  • Sydney Heat 3 – 5 Reach Rebels (18:30, 1 August 2015, Canterbury Ice Arena). Game Card
  • Penrith Raptors 0 – 9 Sting (17:00, 2 August 2015, Penrith Ice Palace). Game Card

Standings at the end of Round 17:

Team GP W T L PTS
Sting 13 9 1 3 19
Reach Rebels 13 9 1 3 19
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 13 8 0 5 16
Penrith Raptors 14 6 2 6 14
Blueline Bombers 12 3 1 8 7
Sydney Heat 13 1 1 11 3

2015 ECSL season: Round 16

Round 16 of the 2015 East Coast Super League has finished with wins for the Newcastle North Stars and the Sting. The Reach Rebels remain on top of the standings, edging out the Sting only on goal difference. Next week the Rebels host the Sydney Heat in Canterbury and the Penrith Raptors take on the Sting in Penrith.

For more information on the ECSL see their website.

Round 16 results:

  • Newcastle North Stars ECSL 8 – 0 Sydney Heat (18:30, 25 July 2015, Canterbury Ice Arena). Game Card
  • Penrith Raptors 3 – 4 Newcastle North Stars ECSL (17:30, 26 July 2015, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium). Game Card
  • Blueline Bombers 5 – 6 Sting (18:15, 26 July 2015, Penrith Ice Palace). Game Card

Standings at the end of Round 16:

Team GP W T L PTS
Reach Rebels 12 8 1 3 17
Sting 12 8 1 3 17
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 13 8 0 5 16
Penrith Raptors 13 6 2 5 14
Blueline Bombers 12 3 1 8 7
Sydney Heat 12 1 1 10 3

2015 ECSL season: Round 14

Round 14 of the 2015 East Coast Super League has finished with wins for the Penrith Raptors and Newcastle North Stars while the Reach Rebels and Sting played out a three all draw. The Rebels remain on top of the standings, edging out the Sting on goal difference. In the 2015 ECSL All Star game Team Batman defeated Team Spiderman 4-2 at the Canterbury Ice Arena. The All Star game was held to help raise funds for Bear Cottage in memory of Eloise Luke. Next week the Rebels host the North Stars at the Canterbury Ice Arena in the only game of the round.

For more information on the ECSL see their website.

2015 ECSL All Star game:

  • Team Spiderman 2 – 4 Team Batman (18:30, 11 July 2015, Canterbury Ice Arena). Game Card: Not Available

Round 14 results:

  • Penrith Raptors 6 – 3 Sydney Heat (17:00, 12 July 2015, Penrith Ice Palace). Game Card
  • Blueline Bombers 2 – 3 Newcastle North Stars ECSL (17:30, 12 July 2015, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium). Game Card
  • Reach Rebels 3 – 3 Sting (18:45, 12 July 2015, Penrith Ice Palace). Game Card

Standings at the end of Round 14:

Team GP W T L PTS
Reach Rebels 11 7 1 3 15
Sting 11 7 1 3 15
Penrith Raptors 12 6 2 4 14
Newcastle North Stars ECSL 10 6 0 4 12
Blueline Bombers 11 3 1 7 7
Sydney Heat 11 1 1 9 3