australia ice hockey

Ice Hockey in Australia

Ice Hockey in Australia is governed by Ice Hockey Australia. Australia has been a member of the International Ice Hockey Federation since 1938.  Australia Men’s national team made their International debut at 1960 Olympic Games in Squaw Valley, United States. The Women and Junior teams made their debuts in 2000 & 1983. This page shows the history of the Men’s, Women & Junior national teams.


Men’s National Team
IIHF Member: February 11th, 1938
Nickname: Mighty Roos
History:
Australia Men Official Results
Australia Men Unofficial Results
Australia Scoring Leaders
Other Facts:
First Official Game Played: February 20th,1960 ,18-1 loss to Czechoslovakia
First Unofficial Game Played: March 1st, 1960, 8-2 loss to Amarillo Wranglers
Longest Official Winning Streak: (10) April 12th, 2010- April 10th, 2011
Longest Unofficial Winning Streak: (4) April 15th, 2018-February 16th, 2020
Longest Official Unbeaten Streak: (10) April 12th, 2010-April 10th, 2011
Longest Unofficial Unbeaten Streak: (4) April 15th, 2018-February 16th, 2020
Longest Official Losing Streak: (19) February 20th, 1960-March 15th, 1974
Longest Unofficial Losing Streak: (4) March 1st, 1960-February 10th, 1967
Biggest Official Win: 58-0 over New Zealand March 14th,1987
Biggest Unofficial Win: 11-1 over Victoria All Stars February 15th, 2020
Biggest Official Loss: 23-1 to Kazakhstan March 15th,1993
Biggest Unofficial Loss: 9-1 to Amarillo Wranglers March 2nd, 1960

 

#PROSTERTEAMS
31GKJakob DoornbosSydney Ice Dogs
25GKAleksi ToivonenCanberra Brave
24DNick ChristensenCanberra Brave
2DBrain FunesSydney Bears
18DEthan HawesNewcastle Northstars
4DBayley KubaraCanberra Brave
9DMichael McMahonMelbourne Mustangs
21DDaniel PatakySydney Ice Dogs
7DJaimie WoodmanPerth Thunder
19FWStart AllenSydney Ice Dogs
17FWMackenzie CaruanaMelbourne Ice
6FWJulian FodorBrisbane Lightning
11FWMitchell HenningCanberra Brave
15FWCasey KubaraCanberra Brave
16FWTyler KubaraCanberra Brave
23FWJordan KyrosPerth Thunder
20FWJake RuckPerth Thunder
14FWCameron ToddSydney Ice Dogs
13FWVadim VirjassovMelbourne Mustangs
10FWAlexander WardlawCentral Coast Rhinos
12FWKieren WebsterPerth Thunder
 HCMatti Luoma(04/16/24)

 

Women’s National Team
IIHF Member: February 11th, 1938
Nickname: Aussie Flyers
History:
Australia Women Official Games
Australia Women Unofficial Results
Australia Women Scoring Leaders
Other Facts:
First Official Game Played: March 22nd, 2000, 2-0 loss to Netherlands
First Unofficial Game Played: March 2nd, 2015, 5-2 loss to Verva Litvinov
Longest Official Winning Streak: (9) November 7th, 2019-May 20th, 2022
Longest Unofficial Winning Streak: (3) March 27th, 2017-March 27th, 2018
Longest Official Unbeaten Streak: (12) March 25th, 2001-March 31st, 2003
Longest Unofficial Unbeaten Streak: (3) March 27th, 2017-March 27th, 2018
Longest Official Losing Streak: (6) March 9th-April 7th, 2014
Longest Unofficial Losing Streak: (4) March 2nd, 2015-February 23rd, 2016
Biggest Official Win: 19-0 over Croatia February 23rd, 2023
Biggest Unofficial Win: 13-1 over Brno Livi Breclav March 25th, 2018
Biggest Official Loss: 12-1 to Denmark March 29th, 2008
Biggest Unofficial Loss: 11-2 to Czechia U18 March 27th 2019

 

#PROSTERTEAMS
1GKSasha KingPerth Inferno
20GKOlivia LastTPS Naiset (FIN)
5DGabrielle ArpsSydney Sirens
16DMolly LukowiakPerth Inferno
2DGeorgia McLellanPerth Inferno
8DMatilda PethrickSuny Oswego (USA)
18DMarnie PullinMelbourne Ice
24DKatrina RapchukBrisbane Lightning
12DLilly RobertsSydney Sirens
14DKirsty VenusAdelaide Rush
13FWAva CalabriaSydney Sirens
19FWMichelle Clark-CrumptonPerth Inferno
15FWStephenie CochraneMelbourne Ice
17FWSharna GodfreyMelbourne Ice
3FWLindsey KiliwnikBrisbane Lightning
9FWCourtney MahoneyBrisbane Lightning
4FWKaitlyn MalthanerAdelaide Rush
7FWPhoebe RobertsArcadia University (USA)
10FWSara SammonsPerth Inferno
11FWNikki SharpNazareth College (USA)
21FWKatie TihemaAdelaide Rush
 HCMarcus Wong(03/31/24)

 

U20 National Team
IIHF Member: February 11th, 1938
Nickname:  Mighty Bucks
History:
Australia U20 Official Results
Australia U20 Unofficial Results
Australia U20 Official Results
Other Facts:
First Official Game Played: March 3rd, 1983, 10-2 loss to Romania
First Unofficial Game Played: March 1984, 5-1 win over Italy B
Longest Official Winning Streak: (7) July 30th, 2022-Febuary 2nd, 2023
Longest Unofficial Winning Streak: (2) March 31, 1984-December 10, 2005
Longest Official Unbeaten Streak: (7) July 30th, 2022-Febuary 2nd, 2023
Longest Unofficial Unbeaten Streak: (2) March 31, 1984-December 10th, 2005
Longest Official Losing Streak: (17) March 3rd, 1983-January January 10th, 2000
Longest Unofficial Losing Streak: (4) December 10th, 2014-January 18th, 2018
Biggest Official Win: 28-0 over South Africa January 30th, 2023
Biggest Unofficial Win: 5-1 over Italy B March 1984
Biggest Official Loss: 21-1 to Yugoslavia March 22nd, 1987
Biggest Unofficial Loss: 8-1 to HC Stadion Litomerice December 11th, 2014

 

#PROSTERTEAMS
20GKMatthew MontgomeryNewcastle Northstars
25GKMatus Trnka Ontario Jr. Reign (CAN)
14DMaksim AstafiyevMelbourne Mustangs
15DOnrii DalgityAtlanta Mad Hatters (USA)
13DMatt NikitinMelbourne Mustangs
18DTyrone OxladePolyflor Raptors
22DMikko RipponSt. Francis High Prep (USA)
5DConnor WardlawCentral Coast Rhinos
19FWBraden CostaSydney Ice Dogs
12FWJustin DixonMelbourne Ice
24FWRyan DucheminKameron Jr. Miners (CAN)
10FWJulian FriederichAdelaide Adrenaline
6FWFinlay GordonWest Coast Flyers Blue
21FWCameron HughesCentral Coast Rhinos
17FWDmitri KuleshovGreat Falls Americans (USA)
8FWIvan KuleshovSydney Ice Dogs
16FWRiley LangilleCampbell River Storm (CAN)
9FWBrayden MaybeeWest Coast Flyers Blue
4FWDaniel O’HandleyCochrane Generals
11FWSacha RapchukAtlanta Mad Hatters (USA)
23FWHayden SayersCentral Coast Rhinos
 7FWHenry YorkCBR Brave
 HCDavid Ruck(01/13/24)

 

Homepage:
Ice Hockey Australia

Multimedia:
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Australian Men’s Ice Hockey Team