Melbourne Ice Women ready for AWIHL title defence

The Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League (AWIHL) finals are coming up this weekend, a unique spectacle where all finals games take place within two action-packed days of hockey goodness at the Medibank Icehouse. The Melbourne Ice Women’s Team go into this year’s series sitting in top seed, and are certainly the ones to beat, as they […]

Michelle Clark-Crompton Excited By Goanna’s Future

The Brisbane Goannas 2012/13 AWIHL season came with both highs and lows. One player who stood out was the hard-working Michelle Clark-Crompton. Craig Tonks sat down with Michelle and discovered the passion she has for the sport.     Craig Tonks :: When did you start playing ice hockey? Michelle Clark-Crompton :: I first started playing […]

Ice Crowned AWIHL Champs As Goannas Claim Bronze

The AWIHL Finals were held over the weekend with the Melbourne Ice defeating the Adelaide Adrenaline in a thrilling Grand Final while the Brisbane Goannas broke through for their first ever AWIHL medal, beating out the North Star Sirens for Bronze.  Andrew Hewitt with more.     After intense Semi Final day which saw the […]

North Star Sirens | AWIHL Finals Preview

Hosting the AWIHL Finals this season will be the third seeded North Star Sirens with the event being staged at Newcastle’s Hunter Ice Skating Stadium.  Andrew Hewitt looks at the Sirens chances.     Regular season form ::  The 2012/13 AWIHL season has come with mixed results for the North Star Sirens who as well […]

Melbourne Ice | AWIHL Finals Preview

Heading into the AWIHL Finals as favourites and league leaders are the Melbourne Ice who will be out to exact some revenge from last season and reclaim the Joan McKowen Memorial Trophy.  Andrew Hewitt with more.     Regular season form ::  There is only one word to describe the Melbourne Ice’s performance in the 2012/13 AWIHL […]

Brisbane Goannas | AWIHL Finals Preview

The Brisbane Goannas will enter the 2013 AWIHL Finals with some confidence after breaking their losing streak earlier this year.  Andrew Hewitt with the preview.     Regular season form ::  It may have taken them nine games in the 2012/13 season to get their but the Brisbane Goannas finally snapped their long term losing streak. […]

Adelaide Adrenaline | AWIHL Finals Preview

Heading into the AWIHL Finals, the Adelaide Adrenaline will go in ranked second in the league after narrowly missing out on top spot due to goal difference.  Andrew Hewitt with the preview.     Regular season form ::  The Adelaide Adrenaline have had a terrific season narrowly missing out on top spot in the AWIHL […]

Farrier Keen For Finals | AWIHL

Natasha Farrier joined the Brisbane Goannas for the 2012/13 AWIHL season as a playing Co-Head Coach.  Quite a role.  As Craig Tonks discovered, there has been a lot of passion and hard work involved in Farrier’s successful move north.     Craig Tonks :: When did you start playing ice hockey? Natasha Farrier :: I […]

Hocutt Excited By Potential

With a win under their belts, the Brisbane Goannas are turning more than a few heads in Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League circles and Tracy Hocutt is a large part of the reason why.  Craig Tonks goes 1 on 1 with the Goannas’ forward.     Craig Tonks::  When did you start playing ice hockey? […]