Ultimate Windows sponsored Billingham Stars

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Roster 19/20: Thomas Ready To Go

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars tonight reveal the first of the squad's netminders tasked with filling the huge skates of the retired James Flavell… up-and-coming England star Thomas Brown. Brown’s first season on Teesside last year was hamstrung somewhat by rules that meant that – despite being born here and playing for Whitley prior to joining up with the Stars &n

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Roster 19/20: Craig Stays in Billog

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars continue to build for the coming season by tonight announcing the resigning of forward Craig Thurston. Thurston’s arrival in November last year was a move long hoped for by Billingham fans as the ‘hometown boy’ pulled on a senior jersey for the first time in a career spent away from Teesside. Thurston’s junior days saw him ice fo

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Roster 19/20: Ben's Back

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars tonight welcome back an 'original Star' as Ben Davison makes it nine seasons on the bounce. A versatile guy to have in the squad, Davison is more usually seen plying his trade on the blue line but can easily move up front if required. Able to turn on the burners when necessary, Davison chips in valuable points. Still only 27, should he play a full Leagu

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Roster 19/20: Jam Celebrates By Signing

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars are delighted to announce – on the occasion of his 18th birthday – that talented young defenceman James Hellens will be returning to the senior Stars squad for the coming season. Hellens may be just turning 18 but he has been an integral part of the Stars senior side for two seasons already, combining his senior duties with those at both Und

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Roster 19/20: Second Season for Alex

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars today reveal that Alex Preston has committed to his second full season as a senior Star. 21-year-old Preston has come through the ranks at the Stars, captaining both the Under 18s and Under 20s sides at various points of his junior career. A year in the States learning his craft with Rice Memorial Prep aside, Preston has been an influential figure throu

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Roster 19/20: Cal Returns

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars start to unveil their squad for the 2019-2020 season this evening by announcing the welcome return of Callum Davies. Centre Davies makes his comeback following a brief hiatus after the birth of his son Miles. He was much-missed in the later stages of last season – Davies’ work rate and commitment to the cause is never less than 100%. Not onl


NIHL Divisional Formats Confirmed For 19/20 Season

   Carol White

English Ice Hockey Association National Ice Hockey League (NIHL) press release     NIHL DIVISIONAL FORMATS CONFIRMED FOR 19/20 SEASON   The clubs and management of the National Ice Hockey League (NIHL) held their annual section meetings this past weekend and agreed the format of competitions for the 2019/20 season starting in September.A new ten team national division, NIHL Na


New (Old) Faces at the Helm!

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars this evening make their first announcement of the summer as they reveal a new coaching line-up for season 2019-2020... and the 'return' of two very familiar faces. Some fresh faces amongst the double-winning Stars squad of 2011-2012! Stephen Foster far right.Image: IceHockeyMedia   The coaching mantle for the coming campaign will be a double

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Weekend Report 16th-17th March 2019

   Carol White

Ultimate Windows sponsored Billingham Stars signed off their National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 season in style with two overtime wins, including a seemingly impossible fightback to overcome a seven-goal deficit and a satisfying final game victory in the North East derby. A remarkable Saturday started early for Billingham’s junior contingent as they took to the ice for an Und

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Season Ends With A Derby!

   Carol White

ULTIMATE WINDOWS-sponsored Billingham Stars’ long and ultimately disappointing National Ice Hockey League (N) Moralee Division 1 campaign comes to an end prematurely this weekend, their ninth place finish meaning they will watch the end-of-season playoffs from the sidelines. Playing for only pride, the final weekend gets underway with a trip to IceSheffield today to take on Sutton Sting. Su