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Ice Hockey in South Africa

Ice Hockey in South Africa is governed by the South African Ice Hockey Association. South Africa has been a member of the International Ice Hockey Federation since 1937.  South Africa Men’s national team made their International debut in 1961, while the Women and Junior teams made their debuts in 1999 & 1998. This page shows the history of the Men’s, Women & Junior national teams.


Men’s National Team

IIHF Member February 25th, 1937
History:
South Africa Men Official Results

South Africa Men Unofficial Results

South Africa Scoring Leaders
Other Facts:
First Official Game Played
March 3rd, 1961, 12-3 loss to Yugoslavia
First Unofficial Game Played
June 26, 1937, 5-2 loss to WEV Vienna (AUT)
Longest Official Winning Streak (
6) Mar 29th, 1998-Apr 1st, 1999
Longest Unofficial Winning Streak
(1) Mar 11th, 2004

Longest Official Unbeaten Streak (
6) Mar 29th, 1998-Apr 1st, 1999
Longest Unofficial Unbeaten Streak
(2) Jul 3rd-6th, 1937

Longest Official Losing Streak
(16) Mar 28th, 1992-Mar 22nd, 1995
Longest Unofficial Losing Streak
(5) Jul 8th, 1937-March 10th, 1966

Biggest Official Win
33-1 over Armenia March 7th, 2005
Biggest Unofficial Win
12-6 over German Scala Wanderers (GER) March 11th, 2004

Biggest Official Loss
32-0 to Kazakhstan March 15th, 2003
Biggest Unofficial Loss
10-2 to WEV Vienna (AUT) July 15th, 1937

ROSTER
GK #20 Ashley Brock – Johannesburg Wildcats (RSA)
GK #1 Charl Pretorius – Elmira Soaring Eagles (USA)
DEF #22 Callum Bremner – Johannesburg Wildcats (RSA)
DEF #17 Keenan Gordan – Cape Town Storm (RSA)

DEF #5 Dean Magmoed – Cape Town Penguins (RSA)
DEF #15 Reelan Malgas – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)
DEF #19 Doin Phakathi – Kempton Park Sabres (RSA)

DEF #6 John Venter – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)
DEF #11 Denzil Verway – Centurion Warriors (RSA)
FW #8 Xander Botha – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)
FW #10 Damien Cardoso – Johannesburg Vipers (RSA)
FW #16 Luke Carelse – Cape Town Penguins (RSA)
FW #7 Dylan Compton – Bradford Bulls (GBR)
FW #23 Reegan du Buission – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)

FW #9 Marc Giot – Cape Town Penguins (RSA)
FW #12 Andre Marais – Cape Town Storm (RSA)

FW18 Alex Obery – Cape Town Storm (RSA)
FW #24 Uthman Samaai – Cape Town Storm (RSA)
FW #4 Jack Valadas – Johannesburg Wildcats (RSA)
FW #13 Jean-Michel van Doesburgh – Cape Town Storm (RSA)
HC Johan Sundin
Updated (04/12/18)

Women’s National Team

IIHF Member February 25th, 1937
History:
South Africa Women Official Results

South Africa Women Scoring Leaders
Other Facts:
First Official Game Played
March 19th,1999, 6-0 loss to Hungary
Longest Official Winning Streak
(2) Dec 6th-8th, 2017

Longest Official Unbeaten Streak
(2) Dec 6th-8th, 2017

Longest Official Losing Streak
(14) Mar 27th, 2011-Apr 7th, 2013

Biggest Official Win
11-0 over Bulgaria December 15th, 2016

Biggest Official Loss
27-0 to Great Britain March 9th, 2007

ROSTER
GK #20 Dominique Relleen – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)
GK #1 Shaylene Swanepole – Cape Town Griffons (RSA)
DEF #7 Ashleigh Gruber – Kempton Park Sabres (RSA)
DEF #19 Inge Kleyn – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)

DEF #14Claudia Kruger – Kempton Park Sabres (RSA)
DEF #13 Linq Langeveld – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)
DEF #2 Nadine Sheffield – Cape Town Griffons (RSA)
DEF #9 Donne van Doesburgh – Cape Town Griffons (RSA)
FW #5 Claire Brankin – Kempton Park Sabres (RSA)
FW #23 Michelle Grobler – Pretoria Ice Hawks (RSA)
FW #4 Zoe Herringer – Cape Town Griffons (RSA)

FW #15 Kelly Jamieson – Kempton Park Sabres (RSA)
FW #22 Tarryn Keuler – Durban Knights (RSA)
FW #25 Chanel Kruger – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)

FW #3 Chane Langeveld – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)
FW #8 Charne Niebuhr – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)
FW #21 Dalene Rhode – Cape Town Griffons (RSA)
FW #18 Chloe Schuurman – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)
FW #17 Nicole Schuurman – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)

FW #6 Cheyelle Viljoen – Kempton Park Sabres (RSA)
HC Andre Marais
Updated (11/24/17)

Junior U20 National Team

IIHF member February 25th, 1937
History:
South Africa U20 Official Results

South Africa U20 Unofficial Results

South Africa U20 Scoring Leaders
Other Facts:
First Official Game Played
January 1st,1998, 8-1 loss to Yugoslavia
First Unofficial Game Played
January 14th, 2015, 4-0 loss to Select Elite Team (RSA)

Longest Official Winning Streak
(2) 2018
Longest Unofficial Winning Streak
(0)

Longest Official Unbeaten Streak
(3) 2005
Longest Unofficial Unbeaten Streak
(0)

Longest Official Losing Streak
(13) 2015-2017
Longest Unofficial Losing Streak
(1) 2015

Biggest Official Win
12-1 Bulgaria January 15th, 2000
Biggest Unofficial Win
(0)

Biggest Official Loss
21-0 to Great Britain January 9th, 2003
Biggest Unofficial Loss
4-0 to Select Elite Team (RSA) January 14th, 2015

ROSTER
GK #1 Ryan Boyd – Kempton Park Sabres (RSA)
GK #20 Alistair Bywater – Johannesburg Vipers (RSA)
GK #25 Matthew Cleinwerck – Cape Town Penguins (RSA)

DEF #22 Jean-Paul Britz – Cape Town Storm (RSA)
DEF #18 Mathew Cerff – Cape Town Storm (RSA)

DEF #21 Brandon Delport – Kempton Park Sabres (RSA)
DEF #19 Dion Phakathi – Kempton Park Sabres (RSA)
DEF #2 Reece Till – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)
DEF #6 Joan van der Merwe – Pretoria Ice Hawks (RSA)

DEF #9 John Venter – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)
DEF #15 Kaige Venter – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)
FW #11 Ethan Alford – Kempton Park Sabres (RSA)

FW #23 Aidan Beukes – Centurion Forest Rats (RSA)
FW #8 Gareth Bremner – Kempton Park Sabers (RSA)
FW #17 Sky Johnson – Cape Town Penguins (RSA)
FW #3 Paulus Kluyts – Pretoria Ice Hawks (RSA)
FW #7 Caspr Kuger – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)
FW #12 Delano Schuurman – Pretoria Capitals (RSA)
FW #24 Ruan Strydom – Centurion Warriors (RSA)
FW #5 James Taljaard – Cape Town Penguins (RSA)
FW #4 Lomar van Rooijen – Centurion Forest Rats (RSA)

FW #13 Luke Viver – Cape Town Penguins (RSA)
HC Andre Marais
Update (01/29/18)

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