Maple Leafs dominate way into AJIHL Final

The fourth-placed Maple Leafs have dismantled their Sydney rivals, the third-placed Lightning to seal a trip to Melbourne for the final of the inaugural season of the AJIHL. Andrew McMurtry reports.     The 7-2 win was dominant and comfortable with the Maple Leafs striking early and often, with both Scott Clemie and Tyler Kubara […]

Lightning vs Maple Leafs | AJIHL Semi Final

The Sydney Lightning will take on the Sydney Maple Leafs in the AJIHL Semi Final this Sunday with the winner taking on one of the Melbourne teams in next week’s AJIHL Finals.   VENUE & DATE :: Penrith Ice Palace, Sunday 3rd of March 5PM LAST TIME ::   03/02/13 Lightning 4 def. Maple Leafs 3 in […]

Leafs Come To Life In Sydney

After enduring a tough AJIHL season thus far the Sydney Maple Leafs have walked away from the latest round with victories over the Melbourne Red Wings and Melbourne Blackhawks, whilst their home town counterparts the Sydney Lightning faltered.  Andrew Hewitt reports.       Sitting at the bottom of the Australian Junior Ice Hockey League […]

Maple Leafs break through as Lightning crack

It has been a headline that has been coming all season and finally it has appeared.  Snapping their losing streak, the Sydney Maple Leafs have beaten the Sydney Lightning in both of their Round 5 games on the weekend.  Andrew Hewitt with more.     Heading into Saturday’s clash with the Lightning, the Maple Leafs […]

Melbourne sides dominate AJIHL Round 4

Round 4 of the Australian Junior Ice Hockey League took place over the weekend at the Penrith Ice Palace with both Melbourne teams dominating proceedings.  Andrew Hewitt with more.     Getting the fourth round of Australia’s premier junior hockey competition underway was a mouth-watering matchup between the Blackhawks and Lightning on Saturday afternoon. After […]

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 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 […]