Ultimate Windows sponsored Billingham Stars

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Weekend Report: Cup Dream Over for Stars

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS sponsored Billingham Stars fell at the final hurdle in their quest to progress in the National Cup as they lost out to Solway Sharks in their last Group A game at the Forum on Sunday evening after keeping their hopes alive with a dramatic late comeback win at Blackburn Hawks on Saturday. Two teams with short benches faced each other on Saturday evening in Lancashire as both Black

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'Air The Bear' Number 6!!

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS sponsored Billingham Stars and Supporters Club are holding their sixth annual Teddy Toss at this Sunday’s National Cup game against Solway Sharks, hoping to collect toys, gifts and games for sick children across the region. The Christmas Teddy Toss is a tradition in many rinks throughout North America, with supporters of current record holders the Calgary Hitmen regularly t

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Weekend Preview: Last Group A Games for Stars

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars face their final round of National Cup Group A matches this weekend with a slim chance of qualifying for the next stage of the competition still alive providing they defeat Blackburn Hawks tomorrow afternoon in Lancashire and Solway Sharks on Sunday evening at the Forum. Billingham visit a Blackburn outfit tomorrow who are looking to bag their first win

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Weekend Report: All About The Third For Stars

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS sponsored Billingham Stars experienced contrasting third period fortunes in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 over the weekend, losing out to Hull Pirates on Saturday but then blowing away The Dragons with a six-goal blast on Sunday. Billingham went into Saturday’s home game at the Forum missing several experienced players, especially at the back. Hull had t

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Weekend Preview: Pirates & Dragons Next Up For Stars

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars have a busy weekend ahead in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 as they host Hull Pirates at the Forum tomorrow afternoon, followed by a trip to North Wales to face The Dragons on Sunday evening. Former English Premier League outfit Hull visit the Forum for the first time this season, in what is the first competitive meeting on Teesside b

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Match Report: Sharks Late Comeback Too Much For Stars

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS sponsored Billingham Stars couldn’t find top gear when it mattered against Solway Sharks in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 at the Forum on Sunday, eventually falling to a 3-5 defeat. Solway came into Sunday’s game off the back of a comprehensive 14-0 besting of The Dragons on home ice the previous evening and that confidence showed as the visitors t

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Match Preview: Stars Hoping For Fireworks

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars host Solway Sharks at the Forum in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 on Sunday evening with their confidence restored after their 9-3 demolition of Blackburn Hawks last Sunday ended a 12-game losing streak. Last season’s treble winners Solway have adapted well to the new League set-up, and although they currently sit just two place

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NIHL Player Of The Month: October

   Carol White

The National Ice Hockey League are pleased to announce the October winners of the Player of the Month awards. Each division in the NIHL - Moralee, Laidler, Britton and Wilkinson - sees a player recognised for their performances throughout the month, as chosen by a panel of ice hockey media who focus on NIHL hockey. This month's winners are: South 1 (Britton) - Frantisek Bakrlik (B

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Match Report: Stars Explode Into Life

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS sponsored Billingham Stars finally got the win that had been coming for some time and in style as they put Blackburn Hawks to the sword 9-3 in a National Cup Group A match at the Forum on Sunday evening. Billingham welcomed back James Flavell, Richie Thornton and James Moss from injury layoffs, but were still short at the back with Ross Hanlon, Andy Finn, Dave Thomas and Tom Keel

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Match Preview: Last-Chance Saloon in the Cup

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars will look to take the huge confidence boost they got from taking a point from last Sunday’s game against Sheffield Steeldogs into Sunday's National Cup Group A match clash with Blackburn Hawks at the Forum. Blackburn have thus far confounded their preseason odds to sit second in both the League and Cup competitions, but they have needed a little g