Ice Hockey in New Zealand

Ice Hockey in New Zealand is governed by the New Zealand Ice Hockey Federation. New Zealand has been a member of the International Ice Hockey Federation since 1977. New Zealand Men’s national team made their international debut in 1987, while the Women and Junior teams made their debuts in 2000 & 2004. This page shows the history of the Men’s, Women & Junior national teams.


Men’s National Team
IIHF Member: May 2nd, 1977
Nickname: Ice Blacks
History:
New Zealand Men Official Results
New Zealand Men Unofficial Results
New Zealand Scoring Leaders
Other Facts:
First Official Game Played: March 13th,1987, 35-2 loss to South Korea
First Unofficial Game Played: July 6th, 2002, 5-1 win over Canada Moose
Longest Official Winning Streak: (5) April 10th-16th, 2009
Longest Unofficial Winning Streak: (3) July 12th, 2002-June 25th, 2003
Longest Official Unbeaten Streak: (5) April 10th-16th, 2009
Longest Unofficial Unbeaten Streak: (3) June 24th-27th, 2004
Longest Official Losing Streak: (11) March 16th, 1989-November 6th, 1995
Longest Unofficial Losing Streak: (6) August 19th, 2011-April 5th, 2015
Biggest Official Win: 19-0 over Hong Kong March 20th,1987
Biggest Unofficial Win: 9-0 over Melbourne Ice March 30th, 2017
Biggest Official Loss: 58-0 to Australia March 14th,1987
Biggest Unofficial Loss: 15-4 to SC Cortina April 3rd, 2004

 

#PROSTERTEAMS
1GKTimothy CareyCanterbury Red Devils
2GKJoel HasselmanSkycity Stampede
3GKCsaba Kercso-MagosWest Auckland Admirals
4DStefan AmstonSkycity Stampede
5DCallum BurnsSkycity Stampede
6DJustin DaigleWest Auckland Admirals
7DAlex ReganWest Auckland Admirals
8DRemy SandoyBotany Swarm
9DLuke SimonBotany Swarm
10DLuke TappinCanterbury Red Devils
11FWBradley AppsMelbourne Mustangs (AUS)
12FWMichael AttwellBotany Swarm
13FWIan AudasPhoenix Thunder
14FWIvan DalmatauBotany Swarm
15FWDylan DevlinSkycity Stampede
16FWChris EadenCanterbury Red Devils
17FWJackson FlightPhoenix Thunder
18FWJackson FontaineBotany Swarm
19FWConnor HarrisonSkycity Stampede
20FWScott HenryWest Auckland Admirals
21FWOndrej KozakBotany Swarm
22FWColin McIntoshSkycity Stampede
23FWJack RobbieSkycity Stampede
24FWMax VesperWest Auckland Admirals
25FWRubin Vortanov Botany Swarm
 HCAnatoli Khorozov(03/04/24)

 

Women’s National Team
IIHF Member: May 2nd, 1977
Nickname: Ice Frenz
History:
New Zealand Women Official Results
New Zealand Women Unofficial Results
New Zealand Women Scoring Leaders
Other Facts:
First Official Game Played: November 5th, 2000, 2-1 loss to Australia
First Unofficial Game Played: March 11, 2000, 2-1 loss to New South Wales
Longest Official Winning Streak: (7) March 29th, 2008-March 26th, 2012
Longest Unofficial Winning Streak: (2) July 11th-12th, 2002
Longest Official Unbeaten Streak: (7) March 29th, 2008-March 26th, 2012
Longest Unofficial Unbeaten Streak: (3) July 11th-14th, 2002
Longest Official Losing Streak: (8) March 30th, 2015-March 3rd, 2016
Longest Unofficial Losing Streak: (10) February 20th, 2016-March 28th, 2019
Biggest Official Win: 19-0 over Turkey March 29th, 2007
Biggest Unofficial Win: 7-1 over Canada Moose July 11th, 2002
Biggest Official Loss: 15-0 to Australia December 13th, 2001
Biggest Unofficial Loss: 19-0 to Norrtalje IK February 25, 2016

 

#PROSTERTEAMS
25GKBreane ByckDunedin Thunder Women
1GKMarie Lochlyn HydeAuckland Steel
3DKimberley HelmerssonWakatipu Wild
23DCaitlin HollyerWakatipu Wild
9DJamie JonesAukland Steel
17DRebecca LillyDunedin Thunder Women
13DRikki-Lee McLeanAuckland Steel
19FWKatya BlongNewark Ironbound (USA)
12FWTallulah BryantLake Forest College (USA)
15FWHope GregoryAuckland Steel
14FWLilly HanssenAuckland Steel
8FWAbby HealeDunedin Thunder Women
24FWCaitlin HealeDunedin Thunder Women
11FWSamantha HeywardDunedin Thunder Women
22FWEmma KlossCanterbury Inferno
7FWAnjali MulariAuckland Steel
21FWBeth ScottDunedin Thunder Women
5FWKate VernalDunedin Thunder Women
 HCGeoffroy ByckUpdated (03/31/24)

 

U20 National Team
IIHF Member: May 2nd, 1977
History:
New Zealand U20 Official Results
New Zealand U20 Unofficial Results
New Zealand U20 Scoring Leaders
Other Facts:
First Official Game Played: January 5th, 2004, 3-2 win over Turkey
First Unofficial Game Played: December 5th, 2020, 3-2 win over New Zealand U18
Longest Official Winning Streak: (7) January 17th, 2008-January 6th, 2010
Longest Unofficial Winning Streak: (2) December 5th-6th, 2020
Longest Official Unbeaten Streak: (7) January 17th, 2008 – January 6th, 2010
Longest Unofficial Unbeaten Streak: (2) December 5th-6th, 2020
Longest Official Losing Streak: (8) January 14th, 2019 – January 16th, 2020
Biggest Official Win: 20-1 over Turkey January 18th, 2008
Biggest Unofficial Win: 4-2 over New Zealand U18 December 6th, 2020
Biggest Official Loss: 19-0 to Netherlands December 13th, 2005

 

#PROSTERTEAMS
1GKGavin CroftGananoque Sr A Islanders (CAN)
2GKJoel GerardSkycity Stampede
3DLuka ArandjusBotany Swarm
4DIan AudasPhoenix Thunder
5DLogan CampbellDelisle Chiefs (CAN)
6DSabastian Chamberlin West Auckland Admirals
7DNash Hayward JonesGIJS Groningen (NED)
8DLuke SimonPetrolia Flyers (CAN)
9FWJacob CareyNew Jersey Rockets (USA)
10FWTyler ChallonerPhoenix Thunder
11FWCaleb ChamberlinPhoenix Thunder
12FWIvan DalmatauBotany Swarm
13FWJackson FontaineBotany Swarm
14FWJack LewisBlenheim Blades 
15FWMarkus MacDonaldBotany Swarm
16FWLeon QuigleyWest Auckland Admirals
17FWAndrei SerikovAuckland Mako
18FWMax SimpsonNew Jersey 87’s (USA)
19FWJosh SteenBotany Swarm
20FWLuc Taillon Phoenix Thunder
 HCJustin Daigle(03/18/24)

 

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