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AWIHL Consolation Final: Melbourne Ice 4 defeat Perth Inferno 3

The Melbourne Ice have defeated the Perth Inferno 4-3 on home ice to secure their bronze placement for the 2019-20 season. Two rookie netminders got the start with Sasha King and Makayla Peers between the pipes for Perth and Melbourne respectively. First Period Melbourne started well early, an end to end rush by defender Megan …

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AWIHL Semi-Final 1: Sydney Sirens defeat Perth Inferno 14-8

The Sydney Sirens have punched their ticket to the gold medal match with a convincing 14-8 win over the Perth Inferno. The game featured a whopping 9 special teams goals, including 8 powerplay goals (Sydney went 6/7, 85.7%; Perth went 2/6, 33.3%), and 1 shorthanded goal (Perth). The Sirens enjoyed raucous support from their loyal …

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AWIHL Semi-Final 1 Preview: Sydney Sirens vs Perth Inferno

The first-place Sydney Sirens will face off against the fourth-place Perth Inferno in the first semi-final of the 2020 AWIHL Playoffs. The game will be held 3:00pm AEDT Saturday, February 1, at Docklands' O'Brien Icehouse in Melbourne. The Sirens will be looking to win their second Joan McKowen trophy. The Perth Inferno, in their sophomore …

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AWIHL Game 30 Review: Perth Inferno 9 defeat Brisbane Goannas 1

In a game that was a winner-take-all matchup for the final playoff spot, the Perth Inferno defeated a depleted Brisbane Goannas team 9-1. As mentioned in the review of Saturday's game (click here for the article), Brisbane needed to add some local Western Australian players to their squad to replace those playing representative hockey and …

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AWIHL Game 28 Review: Perth Inferno 4 defeat Brisbane Goannas 1

Entering today, the standings and playoff matchups could have been finalised with a Adelaide Rush regulation victory and a Brisbane Goannas victory. Instead, both home teams won; Melbourne Ice defeated Adelaide Rush 4-2 earlier in the afternoon; and Perth Inferno defeated Brisbane Goannas 4-1. The Goannas were already short-handed with some player unavailable due to …

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AWIHL Preview – Final Regular Season Games

This weekend brings the final four games of the AWIHL regular season and much is at stake. Here is a look at the AWIHL table heading into our final games. TeamGPWLTOWOLSOWSOLPTSRush10800110027Sirens12810111029Ice10531000117Goannas1019000003Inferno1009100001 The only team locked into their position is the third-placed Melbourne Ice. As the top-four teams make the playoffs, their playoff spot is assured. …

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AWIHL Game Recap: Perth Inferno vs Melbourne Ice

In an exciting back-and-forth affair, the last-place Perth Inferno collected their first points of the season in an overtime win against the third-place Melbourne Ice. Melbourne Ice made the decision to give goaltender Audrey Wallace her first ever AWIHL start and she was tested early, eventually giving up an early first period goal. Following a …

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