Lightning strikes down Maple Leafs

The Sydney Lightning beat the Sydney Maple Leafs 4-0 in the second round of the AJIHL at the Penrith Ice Palace on Saturday evening. Andrew McMurtry reports.     The first fixture of a double-header weekend saw the speedy Maple Leafs up against the physically bigger and stronger Lightning, who dominated the opening exchanges. It […]

Late strike from Lightning stuns Redwings

The Sydney Lightning registered their first AJIHL victory on Sunday afternoon with a come from behind 5-3 victory over the Melbourne Redwings. Xavier Player breaks down the action.     After trailing for the larger part of the game the Lightning scored the last four goals to seal a memorable victory, with Hayden Sheard’s goal from his own defensive zone undoubtedly an […]

Blackhawks shutout Leafs

The Melbourne Blackhawks have notched up their second victory in a row with a comprehensive 4-0 defeat over the Sydney Maple Leafs.  Andrew Hewitt with more.     Picking up where they left off the day before, the Melbourne Blackhawks remain the only undefeated club in the AJIHL as they soundly moved past Sydney’s Maple […]

Red Wings complete Melbourne double

The Melbourne Red Wings finished off a perfect start for the two Ice Hockey Victoria teams with a 7-2 rout of the Sydney Maple Leafs.  Andrew Hewitt with more.     With a crowd of around 200 at the Medibank Icehouse to witness the first days action of the Australian Junior Ice Hockey League, the second […]

Blackhawks make winning start

The Melbourne Blackhawks produced a gritty performance on Saturday with a 5-3 victory over the Sydney Lightning. Xavier Player reports.       Saturday night at the Medibank Icehouse in Melbourne saw the dawning of a new era in Australian hockey, and as the ceremonies concluded, the action on the ice was fast to heat […]

AJIHL rosters finalised

Yesterday Ice Hockey Australia (IHA) announced the finalised rosters for the upcoming AJIHL season.  With all teams packed with talent, the inaugural season is set to impress.  Andrew Hewitt with more.     With the first ever Australian Junior Ice Hockey League (AJIHL) season now less than one week away, the final rosters for all […]

Redwings and Blackhawks hold tryouts

On Saturday evening Ice Hockey Victoria (IHV) held  tryouts for their two teams in the Australian Junior Ice Hockey League (AJIHL) the Melbourne Redwings and Melbourne Blackhawks.  Andrew Hewitt reports.     After just one tryout session Andrew McDowell, Assistant Commissioner of the AJIHL has confirmed to HSN that both of the Victorian teams rosters […]