Categories Archives: Match Reports

3 in 1

Yes, occasionally ice hockey can’t take precedent, there is work and chores, so match reports sometimes go to the bottom of the pile!   The Tigers played Kingston on the 6th of October, it was good to see them back in the same league but we made ha

Ice Cats travelled to Widnes

The Ice Cats travelled to Widnes on Saturday the 3rd of November for what would be their opposition’s first ever home game in the Under 15 age group.Both teams came out working hard with the Widnes netminder, Callum Thompson pulling off some great saves

And the winner is…… hockey.

Vipers ran out comfortable 11-2 victors in this game, but the real winner of the day was the sport itself. Both teams consistently ran four lines and gave valuable game experience to their full rosters.   Widnes have attracted many new faces since la


Why is it that when you beat an old rival you wish the game had been tighter, even though every minute can be excruciating?   23rd of September, The Tigers beat Sheffield U15 2-7 at their place. We scored a couple really quickly and our head coa

Vipers join the early frontrunners

Sat 13th October saw the Vipers make the long, early morning journey to face newly promoted Whitley Bay.   Whilst not their prettiest performance of the season so far, the Vipers ground out a 6-5 win and at last found a sharpness in front of goal. &n

Vipers U16s Showing Great Improvement

Vipers U16s took to the ice at the NIC for their first home game of the season against the vastly experienced Kingston Diamonds. Handing debuts to four new players, Vipers were always going to be up against it and this proved to be the case with them faci

U15’s 2 vs. Blackburn

After a false start, with the first scheduled game being forfeited by the other team due to not having sufficient players to field a team, Saturday 6th October saw the Nottingham Ice Cats in competitive action for the first time.   We travelled to Bl

Nottingham 3 v 0 Coventry

After an excellent 7-1 win in Coventry a few weeks earlier, the U11 White Tigers went into this contest with confidence running high. Games against Coventry are always a tough contest at this age group, and this proved to be the case on Sunday.   A c

U15’s 1 vs. Bradford

On Saturday the 15th of September we travelled North to Bradford and as you know they play hard. The game did not start well, as we went down 1- 0. I recall thinking, god our Coach Craig Smith was right to be nervous.   I was standing next to our tea


Last year the U18(2)s started their season with just nine players; this year, a full roster! Debutants for the team on the day were Charles Molsom, Lara Meldrum, Jack Hopkins, Sami Grainger, Ryan Mansfield and Aidan Cox. Grimsby flu had for once worked in