The Road Ahead | Melbourne Ice

Starting with the 3 time reigning AIHL Champions the Melbourne Ice, the Hewitt Sports Network writers break down the season ahead for each AIHL team.  Chris Bowen with more.     OPENING DAY The Ice face home town rivals the Melbourne Mustangs in the opening game of the 2013 AIHL season on Saturday April 20th […]

A year in review :: Melbourne Mustangs

  SEASON OVERVIEW – For the Mustangs, season 2012 was a long season but one that provided plenty of learning experience for a young team. The Mustangs failed to replicate similar results from their debut season finishing fifth in the Easton Conference and last overall in the league registering just 5 wins. Despite having only 5 […]

5 years from now

The growth of the AIHL over the years is clearly evident. Over the last 5 years the league has seen improvement in attendance, quality of games and players and most importantly media coverage, which could lead the AIHL towards becoming a professional league in the future.  With more on the growth Chris Bowen reports.   […]

Adrenaline snatch narrow victory

With the race for the last remaining AIHL Finals spot heating up, the Adelaide Adrenaline came into Saturday’s game against the hosting Melbourne Mustangs feeling pressure from the Perth Thunder and Gold Coast Blue Tongues.  As Chris Bowen reports, after a tight tussle it would be just one goal to separate the two teams.   […]

Adelaide Adrenaline @ Melbourne Mustangs :: Preview

  VENUE & DATE: Medibank Icehouse, Saturday/Sunday 18-19 of August 2012 LAST TIME: 1/7/12 Mustangs 3 def Adrenaline 2 at IceArena, Adelaide. WHAT’S WHAT: The Melbourne Mustangs will take on the Adelaide Adrenaline in a double header to round out their home schedule for the 2012 AIHL season. After a disappointing loss at the hands of […]

Melbourne Ice @ Melbourne Mustangs :: Preview

  VENUE & DATE: Medibank Icehouse, Thursday 9th of August 2012 LAST TIME: 21/7/12 Ice 4 defeated Mustangs 1 at Medibank Icehouse. WHAT’S WHAT: The final instalment for the Melbourne Derby for the 2012 season shapes up to be an interesting clash between two sides at opposite ends of the Easton Conference standings. The Melbourne […]

The Learning Experience for Michael James

With a range of goalies to choose from over the majority of the season, HSN’s Chris Bowen discusses the season thus far for Michael James via flamesdownunder.com James, 22, was the Mustangs number 1 man last season. This season is a different story. As it stands James is currently backing up import net minder Oliver […]