Ultimate Windows sponsored Billingham Stars

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Match Preview 17th November 2019: Into The Hawks Nest

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars will get back to National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 business after a few weeks of North Cup distraction when they take to the ice in Lancashire on Sunday evening to reacquaint themselves with old rivals Blackburn Hawks. Blackburn are living in interesting times. A summer of turmoil saw several key components of last year’s squad dep

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Weekend Report 9/10 November 2019

   Carol White

Ultimate Windows sponsored Billingham Stars had a mixed weekend in the NIHL North Cup, but their two points from four was enough to seal them a place in the semi-final stage of the competition. Billingham arrived in Dumfries to take on Solway Sharks on Saturday night missing Callum Davies from the first line, Jack Emerson stepping up to fill the breach. An end-to-end first twenty ensued, Chris Sy

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Weekend Preview 9/10 November 2019: Cup Points Up For Grabs

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars will aim to close the gap on the top two in the NIHL North Cup round-robin table with two games this weekend. Today sees the Stars travel to Solway Sharks for their second match-up of the season, the Dumfries-based outfit having shaded their first encounter 7-9 at the Forum back in September. Solway are sitting pretty in both the League and Cup competit

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Match Report 3rd November 2019

   Carol White

Ultimate Windows sponsored Billingham Stars failed to contain pre-tournament favourites Whitley Warriors in the NIHL North Cup derby at the Forum on Sunday evening, going down 2-6 in a chippy game that had a bit of everything for the fans. Stars went into the derby game missing the much-needed physical presence of Matty Campbell at the back, but handed spots to up-and-coming youngsters Joe Walls

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Match Preview 3rd November 2019: Derby Fireworks?

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars face their third local derby in a month as Whitley Warriors return to the Forum for a NIHL North Cup clash with the sides separated by a single point in the round-robin Cup table. Pre-season favourites Whitley are perhaps not in the position they expected to be at this stage in the campaign – at the halfway point of the first round of the Cup they

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Match Report 27th October 2019

   Carol White

Ultimate Windows sponsored Billingham Stars eased to a comfortable National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 win on the road at Nottingham Lions on Sunday night, a result that moves them up to fourth spot in the League table. The Stars arrived at the National Ice Centre missing Andy Finn and Ben Davison from the back line, with Mark Turnbull replacing the absent Mark Watson between the pi

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Match Preview 27th October: Into The Lions Den

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars are back on their travels in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 this weekend with a trip down the M1 to face Nottingham Lions tomorrow evening. A development side for their Elite League ‘big brothers’ Nottingham Panthers, the Lions have struggled to stay with the rest of the Moralee Conference since their promotion from Divisi

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Division 1 Playoff Finals Weekend Confirmed

   Carol White

The National League Management Group are pleased to confirm the venues for the end of season Finals Weekends for the Division 1 competitions in North and South.   The Moralee (North) and Britton (South) finals will take place over the weekend of April 11-12, 2020.  Each event will feature two semi finals on the Saturday with the Grand Final on the Sunday.   Ice Sheffield will ho

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Weekend Report 19/20 October 2019

   Carol White

Ultimate Windows sponsored Billingham Stars bagged three of the four points on offer this weekend as they went down in overtime to Sutton Sting in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 on Saturday night before closing out an altogether more comfortable North Cup win at Murrayfield Racers on Sunday. Billingham arrived at IceSheffield for their League clash with Sutton missing first lin

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Weekend Preview 19/20 October 2019: Bus Miles for Stars!

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars take to the road this weekend with games in both competitions – a trip to Sheffield to take on Sutton Sting in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 tonight followed by a North Cup encounter north of the border at Murrayfield Racers tomorrow evening. Tonight’s opponents Sutton have been a thorn in the Stars side for several seaso