Thomas Steven

2019 AIHL season: Round 5

Round 5 of the 2019 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Newcastle Northstars, Sydney Bears, CBR Brave and Melbourne Mustangs. The Northstars remain on top of the standings, three points clear of the second placed Brave. Next week all eight teams are in action across five games.

Skaters Network Player of the Week: Thomas Steven (Sydney Bears)

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Melbourne Ice 1-4 Newcastle Northstars (17:00, 18 May 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Melbourne Mustangs 4-5 Sydney Bears (17:00, 18 May 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 3-4 CBR Brave (17:30, 18 May 2019, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Melbourne Mustangs 3-2 Newcastle Northstars (16:00, 19 May 2019, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Melbourne Ice 1-4 Sydney Bears (17:00, 19 May 2019, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Newcastle Northstars 8 7 0 0 1 21
CBR Brave 7 6 0 0 1 18
Melbourne Mustangs 7 4 0 2 1 14
Sydney Bears 6 4 0 0 2 12
Sydney Ice Dogs 7 3 1 0 3 11
Perth Thunder 6 1 1 0 4 5
Melbourne Ice 7 1 0 0 6 3
Adelaide Adrenaline 8 0 0 0 8 0

Last updated 21 May 2019

Bears re-sign Steven

The Sydney Bears have announced the re-signing of forward Thomas Steven for the 2019 season. Steven joined the club in 2018 and previously played with the Melbourne Mustangs during the 2016 season. During his 2018-19 season Steven has been playing for the Bellingham Blazers in the Western States Hockey League where he recorded 82 points in 50 games. For more information see the announcement from the club.

AIHL news: 15 March 2018

Adelaide Adrenaline
– The Adrenaline have announced the re-signed of Czech forward Aleš Krátoška for the 2018 season. Krátoška joined the Adrenaline part way through 2017 and finished the season with 16 points from 12 games. For more information see the announcement from the club

Sydney Bears
– The Bears have signed forward Thomas Steven for the upcoming 2018 season. Steven has been playing in his second season for the Bellingham Blazers of the Western States Hockey League where he currently has 41 points from 43 games. Steven last played in the AIHL in 2016 for the Melbourne Mustangs where he recorded one goal from ten games. For more information see the announcement from the club.

Australian U18 Men win Division III Group A

The Australian men’s national team have defeated Mexico 5-4 in their final game of the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship Division III Group A tournament, finishing first in the tournament standings and earning promotion to Division II Group B for 2017. Forward Thomas Steven was named best Australian player of the match and captain Ellesse Carini was named best Australian player of the tournament. In other games of the day Israel defeated Chinese Taipei 4-3 following a shootout and Bulgaria beat Turkey 1-0. Mexico, who finished the tournament in last place, is relegated to the Division III Group B tournament for 2017.

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

  • Australia 5 – 4 Mexico (20:00, 20 March 2016, Winter Sports Palace). Game Card

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Australia 5 4 0 0 1 12
Turkey 5 3 1 0 1 11
Bulgaria 5 3 0 0 2 9
Israel 5 2 1 0 2 8
Chinese Taipei 5 1 0 2 2 5
Mexico 5 0 0 0 5 0