|Association||Ice Hockey Australia|
|Head coach||Ryan O'Handley|
|Most points||James Keane (17)|
| Romania 10 - 2 Australia |
(Bucharest, Romania; March 3, 1983)
| Australia 16 - 0 Bulgaria |
(Belgrade, Serbia; January 18, 2008)
| Yugoslavia 21 - 1 Australia |
(Esbjerg, Denmark; March 22, 1987)
|International record (W-L-T)|
The Australian men's national under 20 ice hockey team is the national under-20 ice hockey team in Australia. The team represents Australia at the International Ice Hockey Federation's World Junior Hockey Championship Division III.
History[edit | edit source]
The men's junior team played its first game on 3 March 1983 against Romania which they lost 10 – 2. They played five other games in 1983 against Bulgaria, Hungary and Romania losing every game. The following year Australia played four games, again losing every game and achieving their largest ever loss with a 21 – 1 defeat by Yugoslavia. Australia did not play again until 1987 where they again lost all their games. The team took a longer break, not returning to international play until 2000 where they recorded their first win against Iceland, outscoring them 8 – 4. In 2008 Australia achieved their highest winning margin with a 16 – 0 win over Bulgaria. Australia finished first in the 2010 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships - Division III tournament and gained promotion to Division II of the 2011 tournament.
Roster[edit | edit source]
|#||Name||Pos||Date of Birth||Club|
|6||Jack Carpenter||D||Melbourne Mustangs|
|1||Fraser Carson||G||Melbourne Mustangs|
|13||Scott Clemie||F||Sydney Bears|
|9||Sam Cook||D||Newcastle North Stars|
|15||Aaron Dumpleton||F||West Coast Avalanche|
|4||Christopher Fahy||D||Melbourne Ice|
|3||Tim Fulton||F||Canberra Knights|
|24||Mitch Humphries (A)||F||Granite City Lumberjacks|
|10||Tyler Kubara||F||Liverpool Saints|
|18||Chris Long||F||Northern Vikings|
|8||Austin McKenzie||F||Melbourne Ice|
|25||Liam Minson||G||Northern Vikings|
|16||Tim Newmark||D||New England Mariners|
|7||Cameron Rose||D||Sydney Raptors|
|19||Alec Stephenson||F||Sydney Ice Dogs|
|11||Matt Stringer (C)||F||Melbourne Mustangs|
|21||Daniel Szalinski||F||Melbourne Ice|
|12||Cameron Todd||align="center"| F||Reach Rebels|
|5||Jamie Woodman||D||Banff Academy Bears|
|22||Marcus Wong (A)||D||Melbourne Ice|
International competitions[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Australia U20 All Time Results. National Teams of Ice Hockey. Retrieved on 28 March 2010.
- 2010 IIHF World U20 Championship Div. III. International Ice Hockey Federation. Archived from the original on 8 April 2010. Retrieved on 28 March 2010.
- Team Roster. International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved on 12 January 2013.
- EST – AUS Line-ups. International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved on 2013-01-13.
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