Third period offense gives Mustangs win over Adrenaline

The Adelaide Adrenaline dropped by the Medibank Icehouse for the first of four regular season meetings against the MOAT Melbourne Mustangs and the first of the weekend’s double header.  Fans left the rink happy as the local team walked away with a 6-2 win in the Melbourne-based mini home-away series . The lopsided win didn’t […]

The adversity that the Mustangs had to face?

“Wow, really tough…words can’t describe” was how MOAT: Melbourne Mustangs head coach Brad Vigon said he felt after his team’s painful loss to the Melbourne Ice on Saturday. “We think we’re just going to show up and get three points and it doesn’t work like that in this league.” It was a game to forget […]

Ice pounce on frequent Mustang errors

“Words cannot describe [the game]” was MOAT Melbourne Mustangs’ Head Coach Brad Vigon’s response when asked about his team’s 5-3 loss to the Melbourne Ice.  Highlighted by two errors from Mustangs starter Michael James and backup Fraser Carson, the loss left a sour taste in many of the home team’s supporters in attendance. The second […]

Mustangs Stomp Ice Dogs

The 2014 AIHL season finally kicked off for the Melbourne Mustangs after an off-season that saw many changes but also much enthusiasm for the season ahead.  Stories of productive off-season workouts for returning players, the recruitment of the Hughes brothers and also highly-touted imports coming to town were the talk amongst everyone with an interest […]

Final cuts soon; an exciting season ahead for Mustangs fans

HSN Writers Chris & Mat Lee attended Melbourne Mustangs training last week. We were lucky enough to watch the Mustangs practise last Thursday, and were thoroughly impressed with what we saw. After a great chat with Head Coach Brad Vigon and Assistant Coach Chuck Connelly afterwards, here are some of the things Mustangs fans will […]

Hughes Brothers Lassoed In?

The Melbourne Mustangs completed their first training session tonight. There were two very interesting attendees. HSN Hockey Editor Chris Meister has the details. Three time Melbourne Ice Goodall Cup champions Joey and Vinnie Hughes were surprise attendees at the first training session of the Melbourne Mustangs 2014 pre season. To pick up players of this […]