English Ice Hockey Association press release
English Ice Hockey Association (EIHA) Chairman Ken Taggart has advised the seven remaining clubs in the English Premier Ice Hockey League (EPIHL) that his recommendation for season 17/18 is to join the respective north and south divisions of the National Ice Hockey League (NIHL).
Mr Taggart said:
“Over the last months there has been d
ULTIMATE WINDOWS sponsored Billingham Stars came up just short in the National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 playoff final at IceSheffield on Sunday, eventually going down 3-1 to treble-winners Solway Sharks.
Super Flav in fine form all weekend
Saturday's semi-final saw the Stars matched up against an in-form Blackburn Hawks who had come from the relegation zone to snatch third pl
ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars’ season culminates this weekend with the National Ice Hockey League (N) Division 1 play-off competition at IceSheffield, the Stars taking on Blackburn Hawks tomorrow afternoon for the right to play the winners of the later Solway Sharks v Solihull Barons tie in Sunday's Grand Final.
Tomorrow’s semi-final opponents Blac
ULTIMATE WINDOWS sponsored Billingham Stars came up against a fired-up Whitley Warriors in their final National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 match of the regular season on Sunday at the Forum, going down 3-6 to their local rivals.
Bomber makes it 1-3
Despite suspensions to Andre Payette and Shaun Kippin, Whitley travelled well down the A19 with a full squad icing as they went all
ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars finish their regular season in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 with a North East derby against Whitley Warriors at the Forum on Sunday evening.
Payette - a huge miss for Warriors on Sunday
The Warriors will arrive on Teesside with their playoff dream hanging by a thread. They must win Sunday night’s encounter to stand any ch
ULTIMATE WINDOWS sponsored Billingham Stars put Sutton Sting in a precarious position with a comfortable 2-5 win at IceSheffield in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 on Sunday afternoon.
Dima busy on Sunday
Billingham travelled to South Yorkshire missing key players on all lines, with Jack Watkins, Cal Davies, James Moss, Scott Ward and Scott Cooper all absent. The Stars were
ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars continue their build up to the playoffs in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 with a trip to the host venue IceSheffield to face Sutton Sting on Sunday afternoon.
Sutton are still in the mix for one of the remaining playoff places, whilst still not altogether safe from being dragged into the relegation battle. This is their final match
ULTIMATE WINDOWS sponsored Billingham Stars made up for a disappointing home loss to Blackburn Hawks on Saturday by grinding out a victory on the road at Solihull Barons on Sunday to make it a two point weekend in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1.
Bomber and Richie battle it out
The Stars welcomed playoff-chasing Blackburn Hawks to the Forum on Saturday, the pressure on the
ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars will have a big say in events elsewhere in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 this weekend as they take on playoff-chasing Blackburn Hawks at the Forum tomorrow afternoon followed by a trip to Solihull Barons on Sunday.
Blackburn find themselves in unfamiliar territory after several seasons of dominating the League. Currently in sixth,
ULTIMATE WINDOWS sponsored Billingham Stars put a huge dent in the survival hopes of basement side The Dragons in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 on Sunday evening, defeating the North Wales outfit 6-3 at the Forum.
Fighting it out at the Forum
A late withdrawal by James Flavell meant that Mark Watson got the nod between the pipes for the Stars, but he was largely a spectat