Mischiefs Synthetic Rink Adventure

Keen to raise the profile of the Club our U10s recently showcased their talents on the temporary synthetic rink sited at the Silverlink Retail Park. To help promote the event Silverlink’s PR team sent a professional photographer to one of the team’s regular training sessions at Hillheads. The pictures include static shots of the team, 2 of the youngest members posing with net minder Scott Taylor and various players participating…

February 22, 2013

Club Statement: Club Chair & Vice Chair

We are delighted to confirm Bryan Ions’ appointment as Club Chair, replacing Peter Head with immediate effect.  Mansell Wetherell has also accepted the role of Vice Chair.  Bryan has prepared a welcome note which will be posted on the Club’s website shortly. Meantime please offer all necessary support. 

February 12, 2013

U16 Girls Vs Sutton 26/01/13

January 27, 2013

On Saturday 26th January, our proud bunch of Under 16 girls took to Sutton for what turned out to be a passionate game of Ice Hockey. The game took place at the Lammas Centre in Sutton, However due to numbers, Whitley had to borrow five players in order to play the game. Jessica Kinghorn got Spirit of the game for her outstanding performance between the pipes. Emily Johnson scored her…


January Club Update

Management Committee Peter Head and Gillian Johnson have, for entirely different reasons, decided to relinquish their roles. This leaves the Club without a current Chair or Vice Chair. Anyone interested in these important positions is asked to contact Mel, Mick or Judi as quickly as possible. A brief description of what’s involved can be found here. Coaching & Development Mick is aiming for a minimum 3 coaches per age group…

January 11, 2013

Player Profile: James Hellens

Assistant Captain of the Arrows, James Hellens took a few moments to tell us all his favorite hockey memories. Congratulations on being named one of the Assistant Captains of the Arrows this season! How did you feel when you found out you had been chosen to be one of the Assistants? Great as I really wanted the ‘A’. What exactly is your role as Assistant Captain? Are there any special jobs or…

December 16, 2012

Fundraising Bag Packs

To help raise some much needed funds for the club, Whitley players and parents have been invited to take part in a series of bag packs throughout the festive period. A list of the dates can be seen below, we will also update this post with information about what went on at each bag pack. Saturday 10th November – Morrisons Whitley Bay 10-4. A big thank you to the small…

November 11, 2012

Do it for Movember

During November each year, Movember is responsible for the sprouting of moustaches on thousands of men’s faces in the UK and around the world. The aim of which is to raise vital funds and awareness for men’s health, specifically prostate cancer and testicular cancer. Once again this year, Gary Hellens is taking part along with members of his team. If you wish to donate you can catch him around the…

October 31, 2012