Ultimate Windows sponsored Billingham Stars

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Match Report: Stars Fall to Sharks in Cup

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS sponsored Billingham Stars again found themselves on the wrong end of a one-goal game as they came up just short in National Cup Group A against treble-winners Solway Sharks in Dumfries on Saturday night. Travelling over the border missing both first-choice netminders, the Stars put their faith in under-20s keeper Callum Reynolds. He was called into action with a little over two

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Weekend Cup Preview: Stars at Sharks

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars return to National Cup Group A action tomorrow evening facing a trip to treble-winners Solway Sharks with a slightly different look to the squad as they seek their first win in the competition. Hosts Solway have got their season off to a familiar start with two wins in both League and Cup, making them the early frontrunners in each competition

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Cup Weekend Review: Stars v Hawks & Sharks

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS sponsored Billingham Stars lost out by the odd goal in both of their opening National Cup group stage games this weekend but gained a point for the overtime loss to Solway Sharks at the Forum on Sunday. On Saturday the Stars were back in Blackburn and got away the first shot in anger through James Moss with only 20 seconds played. The Hawks found themselves a man down after three

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Weekend Preview: Cup Starters for Stars

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars are in National Cup Group A action this weekend, a return to Blackburn Hawks tomorrow afternoon followed by the visit of Solway Sharks to the Forum on Sunday evening. A revamped Cup competition will see the Stars compete with Blackburn and Solway in a round-robin format, the top two teams progressing to the quarter final stage early next year. Billingh

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News: Stars confirm their leadership group for new season

   Craig Simpson

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars head into another double header weekend having confirmed their leadership group for the 17/18 season. Michael Elder takes the 'C' as captain, ably assisted by Callum Davies and Chris Sykes wearing the 'A'. 24-year-old Elder has been with the Stars since the formed in 2011 and is starting his seventh season on Teesside.  He follows long-time club c

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Weekend Report: League Openers v Dragons & Hawks

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS sponsored Billingham Stars suffered mixed fortunes in their opening National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 weekend with a comprehensive home victory over The Dragons followed by a narrow defeat at the death at Blackburn Hawks.  Billingham starting with the maximum bench of 22 players, it was the home side who signalled their intent from the first drop of the puck,

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Season Openers: Stars v Dragons & Hawks

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars get their National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 campaign underway in earnest this weekend with a home tie against Welsh outfit The Dragons tomorrow afternoon followed by a trip over the Pennines to face old rivals Blackburn Hawks on Sunday evening. Fantastic senior debut for James Hellens last weekend The restructuring of the National I

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Challenge Series: Stars v Tigers

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS sponsored Billingham Stars have had a taste of life in the new-look National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 with comprehensive defeats at the hands of Telford Tigers N1 in both of their preseason challenge games this weekend. With regular starting netminder James Flavell missing, Mark Watson got the nod between the pipes with youngster Callum Reynolds backing up. On Sat

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Roster 17/18: Richie Thornton

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars complete their roster for the upcoming 2017/2018 National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 campaign with the signing of defensive coach and blue line lynchpin Richie Thornton. Billingham's most experienced defenceman makes a welcome return to the Stars as the final piece of the squad 'jigsaw' is put in place. Now 34 years old,

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Weekend Preview: Stars v Tigers Challenge Games

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars kick off what could prove to be their most exciting season in many years with a two-game challenge series against new National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 opponents Telford Tigers over the weekend, the home leg at the Forum tomorrow afternoon followed by a trip to Shropshire on Sunday evening. A big shake-up of the League structure of Briti