Grumpily forcing grassroots data to exist: Alyssa Longmuir’s impact on Australian ice hockey

In a world where statistics in sport are an assumed asset, ice hockey analyst Alyssa Longmuir is grumpily forcing grassroots data to exist in Australia. Nowadays sport and statistics go hand in hand, and there’s an assumption that they’re readily available (well, for men’s leagues anyway). When Alyssa Longmuir became a fan of ice hockey …

The Mighty Jills bring home gold

By Mikahlia Holmes The Mighty Jills have swept the IIHF World Championships in Akureyri, Iceland to bring home gold.  Winning all 5 games in the round robin competition, the Australian Women’s Ice Hockey team dominated the tournament and will be promoted next year to Division II Group A.  The Mighty Jills started the tournament against …