IHWA LEAGUES

Ice Hockey WA facilitates, manages and runs state-based elite competitions for our members and participants to play in. Currently there are two main leagues a Senior League consisting of 6 divisions and a Junior League consisting of 5 divisional age groups. IHWA in conjunction with Inclusive Skating assists with the delivery of a Sled Hockey League.

SENIOR LEAGUE

IHWA runs a competitive senior league competition every year from March to October. The senior league consists of checking hockey in Premier League and non-checking hockey in Division 1, Division 2, Division 3, Division 4 and Division 5. The league is played predominately during the weekend with games scheduled at both Cockburn Ice Arena (Bibra Lake) and Perth Ice Arena (Malaga).

Composition:
The Premier League consists of five teams – Flyers Blue, Flyers Orange, Blackhawks, Vikings and the AJIHL Sharks Team.

Checking:
Yes

History:

2021 | Premier League Champions – Flyers Blue
2020 | Premier League Champions – Flyers Blue

Composition:
Division 1 consists of eight teams – Vikings, Monsterhawks, Blackhawks, Flyers Orange, Bandits, Chiefs, Bravehearts and Flyers Blue.

Checking:
No

History:

2021 | Division 1 Champions – Flyers
2020 | Division 1 Champions – Flyers

Composition:
Division 2 consists of six teams – Firehawks, Blackhawks, Bravehearts, Flyers, Knights and Seahawks.

Checking:
No

History:

2021 | Division 2 Champions – Seahawks
2020 | Division 2 Champions – Redhawks

Composition:
Division 3 consists of six teams – Panthers, Patriots, Redhawks, Serpents, Wildhawks and Bravehearts.

Checking:
No

History:

2021 | Division 2B Champions – Serpents
2020 | Division 3 Champions –¬† Redhawks

Composition:
Division 4 consists of six teams – Redhawks, Titans, Wolverines, Apache, Flyers and Blackhawks.

Checking:
No

History:

2021 | Division 4 Champions – Skyhawks

Composition:
Division 5 consists of six teams – Redhawks, Renegades, Whitehawks, Bravehearts, Skyhawks and Flyers.

Checking:
No

History:

JUNIOR LEAGUE

IHWA runs a competitive junior league competition every year from March to October. The junior league consists of checking hockey in 18/U Midgets and non-checking hockey in 15/U Bantam, 13/U Peewee, 11/U Atoms and U/9 Mites. The league is played predominately during the weekend with games scheduled at both Cockburn Ice Arena (Bibra Lake) and Perth Ice Arena (Malaga).

Composition:
The 18/U Midgets league consists of four teams – Flyers Blue, Flyers Orange, Blackhawks and Icehawks.

Checking:
Yes

History:

2022 | 18U Champions – Flyers
2021 | 18U Champions – Flyers Orange
2020 | 18U Champions – Blackhawks

Composition:
The 15/U Bantam league consists of five teams – Icehawks, Flyers, Lightning, Blackhawks and Redhawks.

Checking:
Yes

History:

2022 | 15U Champions – Icehawks

Due to the number of players in this age group this division hasn’t run since 2018. However, 2022 saw a resurgence and is now back underway.

Composition:
The 13/U Peewee league consists of four teams – Whitehawks, Blackhawks, Lightning and Flyers.

Checking:
No

History:

2022 | 13U Champions – Whitehawks
2021 | 13U Champions – Whitehawks
2020 | 13U Champions – Flyers

Composition:
The 11/U Atoms league consists of four teams – Whitehawks, Flyers Orange, Icehawks and Blackhawks.

Checking:
No

History:

2022 | 11Us Champions – Flyers
2019 | 11Us Champions – Flyers

Composition:
The 9/U Mites league consists of four teams – This is the newest IHWA league and is a development league for players in the 9U age category.

Checking:
No

SLED HOCKEY

IHWA in conjunction with Inclusive Skating run an all-abilities league competition of Sled Hockey, every year from April to September. 2021 was the first year Sled Hockey was played in Western Australia. The league consists of four teams with a mixture of players who are abled and disabled playing together in an inclusive environment. The league is played predominately during the weekend with games scheduled at Cockburn Ice Arena (Bibra Lake).