Warriors go back on the road to face Sutton

Following successive home games Warriors are on their travels this weekend when they make the journey south to Ice Sheffield on Sunday to face the ever improving Sutton Sting. Whitley are hopeful that hard working centreman Jamie Tinsley will be back in their line up after he missed out last weekend due to a groin injury. Senior netminder Richie Lawson is also likely to come back into the side after missing last Sunday’s superb 4-3 victory over the Blackburn Hawks at Hillheads. Both DJ Good and Adam Reynolds netted braces in that game and below both players reflect on last ...

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Warriors stun Hawks with superb comeback

Whitley Warriors were in action against the Blackburn Hawks on Sunday evening in a NIHL North Moralee Conference encounter. Warriors were without a number of experienced players for the match up as Ryan Sample, Joe Harley and Richie Lawson were unavailable while the hard working forward Jamie Tinsley did not take to ice after aggravating a groin injury in the warm up. Youngster Mark Turnbull was Warriors only netminder so the teenage goalie started between the pipes in the absence of Lawson and Harley. Due to Warriors missing a few regular players a number of young players got significant game ...

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Warriors to take on Play Off Champions Blackburn in the last home game of 2013

This weekend sees Whitley Warriors host the NIHL North 2012/13 Play Off Champions the Blackburn Hawks in a Moralee Conference encounter. Warriors will be looking to build upon last weekends 7-5 victory over the Sheffield Spartans when they take to the ice on Sunday evening at their Hillheads Home. Whitley currently sit 3rd in the NIHL North standings with a total of 14 points from 12 games, Blackburn only have 2 points less than Warriors however Hawks occupy 6th position in the table which illustrates just how competitive the league is this campaign. Warriors go into this weekend’s match up ...

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Warriors slay the Spartans to go 3rd

Whitley Warriors entertained the Sheffield Spartans on Sunday evening at Hillheads as 2 sides with Play Off aspirations face off against each other at Hillheads. Warriors were boosted by the availability of Adam Reynolds, Daniel Murdy and Daniel Harris who all returned to the squad after missing last Saturday’s away defeat at Solway. Warriors had to make a few alterations to their lines going into the game with promising young forward Ben Richards stepping up onto the 2nd forward line to play alongside the Good brothers while Daniel Murdy slotted back into the 3rd forward unit after missing the Solway ...

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Warriors welcome play off contenders Sheffield to Hillheads this weekend

Whitley Warriors host the Sheffield Spartans in a NIHL North Moralee Conference match up this Sunday at their Hillheads base. Warriors have lost their last 3 games all of these contests have been against the top 2 sides in the table though and this weekend’s fixture against the Spartans provides Simon Leach’s side with the ideal opportunity to pick up a positive result and start climbing back up the standings. Warriors should have a strong roster of players available to them this weekend when they take on Sheffield as the only player unable to play due to injury is Nathan ...

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