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June 11, 2019

Round 3 Update – Homes Games at Botany

Report by Corey McEwen, Botany Swarm Assistant Coach The Botany Swarm opened its 2019 season this past weekend, in action hosting the West Auckland Admirals in a pair of games at Paradice Ice Rink in Botany. With the Admirals having claimed the Birgel Cup Championship in […]
June 9, 2019

Botany Swarm Milestone Game – Andrew Hay Game #200

Congratulations to Andrew Hay on achieving his 200th game for the Botany Swarm. He played his milestone game at The Hive against the West Auckland Admirals on Sunday 9 June 2019. Andrew will be the first player in the league to reach the milestone which is […]
June 7, 2019

2019 NZIHL Regular Season Games Begin this Weekend

The 2019 NZIHL regular season will get underway this weekend for the Botany Swarm as they take on the West Auckland Admirals from Avondale. These will be the first two games of the season for the Swarm as their previous games against the Canterbury Red Devils on […]
June 4, 2019

May Botany Swarm Team Report – Andrew Hay

  May has been an important month for Botany Swarm as we continue our preparations for the 2019 NZIHL season. We had preseason games against West Auckland Admirals on Saturday 4 May (at Avondale) and on Saturday 11 May (at The Hive) and despite a couple […]
May 23, 2019

2019 NZIHL Regular Season Begins this Weekend

The 2019 NZIHL regular season will get underway this weekend for the Botany Swarm as they take on the Canterbury Red Devils from Christchurch. Games will be played on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 May at the The Hive (Paradice Ice Rink Botany), with warm up […]
May 20, 2019

2019 Botany Swarm Playing Team

The coaches and management of the Botany Swarm are very proud to announce the 2019 playing team. They are: 1 Michael Hopkinson GK NZL 2 Matas Barakauskas D NZL 3 Andrea Ricca D ITA 4 Corey Morgan D USA 5 Edward Commons D NZL 6 Michael […]
May 18, 2019

2019 Botany Swarm Import – Daniel Iasenza

The Botany Swarm management and team warmly welcomes the following import player to their 2019 playing squad: Daniel is a 23 year old right wing, born in Montreal, Canada, and now living in Dudley, Massachusetts. He has played four seasons for the Nichols College Bison who […]
May 17, 2019

2019 Botany Swarm Import – Corey Morgan

The Botany Swarm management and team warmly welcomes the following import player to their 2019 playing squad: Corey Morgan is a 22 year old born in Ridgewood, New Jersey, USA. He is a fast-paced defenceman with a good shot and stands 180cm (5’11”) tall. Corey attended […]
May 13, 2019

Pre-season Game Report – by Claire Ziegler

              END OF FIRST PERIOD The score after the first twenty minutes stands at 1-0 for the Admirals. The Swarm had some good pushes, and a couple of close calls for Attwell and Kozak in particular, but were unable to […]