Ultimate Windows sponsored Billingham Stars

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Match Report 13th January 2019

   Carol White

Ultimate Windows sponsored Billingham Stars looked out of sorts as they failed to secure one of their ‘must win’ National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 fixtures with a 4-7 defeat to Sutton Sting at the Forum on Sunday evening. Down an import but with players returning, Billingham chose to run a deliberately shorter bench than was available. An end-to-end first twenty ensued

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Stars Out For Revenge

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars will be looking to build on last Sunday’s first National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 win in seven games when Sutton Sting visit the Forum on Sunday night. Somewhat a surprise package this season, promoted Sutton travel to Teesside five points and two places above the Stars, the Sheffield-based side having played one game more. Their l

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Weekend Report 5th-6th January 2019

   Carol White

Ultimate Windows sponsored Billingham Stars bounced back from a National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 mauling at the hands of Hull Pirates on Saturday by defeating Nottingham Lions at the Forum on Sunday evening. The Stars suffered a blow before they even set off for Humberside on Saturday, import forward Kevin Boyd leaving the team with immediate effect to take up a job offer in his

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Top & Bottom Start to 2019

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars start 2019 in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 with two hugely contrasting games this weekend – a trip to title-chasing Hull Pirates this evening followed by the visit of basement dwellers Nottingham Lions to the Forum tomorrow night. In the expected three-way battle for the League trophy, Hull currently sit behind their rivals Te

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Match Report 30th December 2018

   Carol White

Ultimate Windows sponsored Billingham Stars pushed near neighbours Whitley Warriors all the way with a third period fightback in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 on Tyneside on Sunday evening but ultimately came up short, going down 5-3. The Stars arrived on Tyneside with a bench six bodies shorter than their rivals, Michael Bowman and netminder James Flavell returning to the lin

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Derby Day... Part Two

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars face the second leg of a festive North East double header with a trip to Tyneside neighbours Whitley Warriors in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 on Sunday evening. After a hard-fought battle at the Forum last Sunday that could have gone either way, it was the Warriors who left Teesside with both points with netminder Richie Lawson to t

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Weekend Report 22nd-23rd December 2018

   Carol White

Ultimate Windows sponsored Billingham Stars suffered the heartbreak of a double loss weekend in National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 as they snatched defeat from the jaws of victory in Blackburn before losing out to Whitley Warriors in a closely contested North East derby at a packed Forum on Sunday evening. Short of bodies, the Stars travelled over the Pennines on Saturday to take o

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Festive Cheer - The Derby Is Here!

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars begin a packed National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 festive schedule with a tricky trip to Blackburn Hawks tomorrow afternoon, followed by the first North East derby of the season when Whitley Warriors visit the Forum on Sunday evening. It has been a difficult campaign thus far for tomorrow’s hosts Blackburn. A club used to success in

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Match Report 16th December 2018

   Carol White

Ultimate Windows sponsored Billingham Stars had an eventful end to their North Cup campaign as they coped with the last-minute loss of netminder James Flavell to register a 0-4 win over Murrayfield Racers in Edinburgh on Sunday evening. Travelling with just one goaltender, the Stars were rocked by an injury to Flavell just before the team set off for Scotland. With no other netminders available w

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A Day At The Racers

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars get a break from National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 action this weekend as they complete their North Cup fixtures with Sunday's trip to Murrayfield Racers – their first in many, many years. A ‘grand old name’ in British ice hockey, the resurrected Murrayfield Racers are competing in this season’s Scottish National