Lliam Webster playing for the Melbourne Ice during the 2007 AIHL season.
|Born||19 February 1986,|
Melbourne, VIC, Australia
|6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
205 lb (93 kg; 14 st 9 lb)
Playing career[edit | edit source]
Webster first played ice hockey for the Melbourne Jets in 2001. He continued to play for the Jets until the end of the 2003 season. Following the completion of the 2003 season Webster moved to Selkirk, Manitoba, Canada where he joined the Selkirk Steelers of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League for the 2003-04 season. Webster played only one game for the Steelers and returned to Australia where he joined the Melbourne Ice of the Australian Ice Hockey League for the 2004 AIHL season. Following the end of the 2004 season Webster returned to Canada to join the Aurora Tigers of the Ontario Junior A Hockey League. He played ten games for the Tigers before being moved to the Thornhill Thunderbirds of the same league. Webster again moved back to Australia following the end of the season to compete in his second season for the Ice. For the 2005-06 season Webster joined Sport of the Finnish Mestis league and also their under-20 team which compete in the Jr. A I-divisioona league. After the end of the season Webster returned to Australia to play for the Ice in the 2006 season before returning to Finland to rejoin Sport. During the 2006-07 season Webster only played one game for sport. After the end of the season he played exclusively for the Melbourne Ice before joining the Hannover Pferdeturm Towers of the German Regionalliga. He the returned to Australia to play for the Ice and was promoted as team captain for the 2010 season.
Webster was first called up to represent Australia in 2001 where he joined the national under-18 team to compete at the IIHF Asian Oceanic U18 Championships. Webster played again for the under-18 team in 2002 at the Asian Oceanic U18 Championships and in 2003 at the 2003 IIHF World U18 Championships. In 2004 Webster joined the national senior team to compete at the Ice Hockey World Championships. In 2008 he equally recorded the most goals in the Division II Group B tournament with five. At the 2011 IIHF World Championship Division II Group A tournament Webster was named the Australian alternate captain.
Personal life[edit | edit source]
Career statistics[edit | edit source]
|Competitor for Australia|
|Ice Hockey World U18 Championships|
|Gold||2003 Mexico||Division III|
|Ice Hockey World Championships|
|Silver||2005 Croatia||Division II Group A|
|Bronze||2006 Auckland||Division II Group B|
|Silver||2007 Korea||Division II Group B|
|Gold||2008 Australia||Division II Group B|
|Silver||2010 Mexico||Division II Group A|
|Gold||2011 Melbourne||Division II Group A|
- Regular season and playoffs
|2005–06||Sport U/20||Jr. A I-divisioona||30||17||10||27||64||—||—||—||—||—|
|2008–09||Hannover Pferdeturm Towers||Regionalliga||18||12||19||31||76||—||—||—||—||—|
|2001||Australia U/18||2001 IIHF Asian Oceanic U18 Championship||3||0||1||1||0|
|2002||Australia U/18||2002 IIHF Asian Oceanic U18 Championship||5||8||10||18||12|
|2003||Australia U/18||2003 IIHF World U18 Championships Division IIIA||3||5||4||9||4|
|2004||Australia||2004 IIHF World Championship Division IIA||5||3||3||6||18|
|2005||Australia||2005 IIHF World Championship Division IIA||5||2||1||3||8|
|2006||Australia U/20||2006 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships Division IIA||5||3||2||5||30|
|2006||Australia||2006 IIHF World Championship Division IIB||5||1||2||3||16|
|2007||Australia||2007 IIHF World Championship Division IIB||4||3||0||3||10|
|2008||Australia||2008 IIHF World Championship Division IIB||5||5||4||9||10|
|2009||Australia||2009 IIHF World Championship Division IA||5||0||0||0||10|
|2010||Australia||2010 IIHF World Championship Division IIA||5||7||2||9||12|
|2011||Australia||2011 IIHF World Championship Division IIA||4||4||3||7||2|
References[edit | edit source]
- Liam Webster. Elite Prospects. Retrieved on 21 June 2010.
- 2001 IIHF Asian Oceanic U18 Championship Div I. International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved on 2011-04-17.
- 2002 IIHF Asian Oceania U18 Championship Div I. International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved on 2011-04-17.
- 2003 IIHF World U18 Championship Div III, Group A. International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved on 21 June 2010.
- 2004 IIHF World Championship Div II Group A. International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved on 21 June 2010.
- Goal Scoring Leaders. International Ice Hockey Federation (2008-04-13). Retrieved on 2011-04-17.