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The Melbourne Demons are an Ice Hockey Club playing in the Victorian Ice Hockey League (IHV). The Melbourne Demons Ice Hockey Club is based at the Olympic Ice Skating Centre in Centre Rd Oakleigh Victoria.

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More 2016 Demons milestones

Firstly, a member of our C2`s,Kim Lo has become only the secondDemons female player to reach the
50 Career Game mark, this was in the Semi Final game against the Jets on 20/8/2016.
Her Career stats to date read:
50 Career Games, 7 Goals, 5 Assists for 12 points with 4 Penalty Minutes. Congratulations!!!
{Shae Ganac who has now played 93 career games}

Ross Howell played his 200th Career Game on Friday 19/8/2016.
Ross`s Career Stats to date read;
200 Games {29th most Demons games} scoring 100 Goals {16th most Demons goals}, 114 Assists {12th most} for 214 Points {13th most} with 198 Penalty minutes {19th most}. Ross has amassed 8 Career Hat-tricks.
Was a member of the 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003 & 2014 Premier-A Premiership teams, missing 1998 whilst playing hockey in Canada. Ross was awarded the Junior-B Best First Year Player in 1992, the Junior-C Brian Berry Most Sportsmanlike Trophy in 1993 & 1994. Awarded the following Junior-A Trophies, for Best Defenseman in 1995, Highest Points Scorer in 1997 & 1999, Most Consistent 1998 and MVP in 1996 & 1999.
His Senior-A/Premier-A Trophies include the 1996 Best First Year Player, 1999 Lund& Edwards Snr-A Most Improved, Most Consistent 2002, Highest Points Scorer in 2000, 2001 & tied in 2002, Best Defenseman 2014, tied Premier-A MVP 2014 and was awarded the Alan Currie Memorial, for the Most Promising Player in 1996.

Ross is a member of the Howell clan, along with father Michael, Uncle Alan, brother Mark, cousins Adam & Andrew, these six players have played a combined 1420 Senior & Junior Career games, the most by any family in the history of the Demons IHC.

Michael David`s goal at 17 second into the first period of the Premier-A game against the Sharks on Friday the 19th of August appears to be the second fastest goal in Demons history that I am aware of? The fastest ever recorded was by Joseph Nyamuka at 10 seconds in the first period of the Senior-A game against the Jets at Oakleigh on 14th May 2005, the pass coming from Daniel Gunn!!

Byron Tschuma in Premier-A, scored his second Career Hat-Trick, this time a 4 Goal hat-trick on 19/8/20.

Paul Rice
Historian, Demons I.H.C. Inc. 2016

Prem A Rnd 14

Hi all
Yesterday evening the Demons Prem A team played the Sharks, and defeated them 7-3 (out shooting them 33-14). Unfortunately it was not our best game of the season. The Sharks seemed to drag us down to their level; however there were a few highlights.

The first was Ross Howell playing his 200th senior game with the Demons. Congratulations Ross.

The second main highlight was junior player Byron Tschuma once again put on a show scoring four goals.

The third was Mike David trying to set the record for the fastest goal 17 seconds into the game!



With just a few rounds to go in 2016, here are some more Demons milestones from this season;

Satha Le {nee Khum} has now played his 50th Career Game on Sunday 31/7/2016.
After first playing in 2011, then rejoining us in 2015, his Career Stats to date are;
50 Games 5 Goals, 10 Assists for 12 points with 12 Penalty Minutes.

Tony Sheng also played his 50th Career Game on Monday 25/7/2016.
Starting in 2013, his Career stats to date are;
51 Games, 16 Goals, 18 Assists for 34 Points with just 2 Penalty minutes.

Max Edwards has scored his 50th Career Assist.
Jay Pavey has also scored his 50th Career Assist.
Rod Johns collected his 50th Career Penalty minute and Gareth Owen collected his 100th Penalty minute, making him the 54th player to pass 100 penalty Minutes.

Byron Tschuma in Premier-A, scored his first Career hat-trick on 9/7/2016.
This is 7th hat-trick scored so far this year.

Paul Rice
Historian, Demons I.H.C. Inc. 2016

Career milestones

Now we have reached past the halfway point of the 2016 winter season, it is time to mention some more career milestones for some of our Demons players.

With Evan White & Daniel Gunn returning after some time away, due to injury and work commitments,
they are both now reaching significate milestones in their careers;

Evan White1995-1997, 2000-2014, 2016, played his 250thDemons Senior Career game, on Sunday the 26th of June. Evan`s career stats to date read as follows;
251 Career Games {Equal 12th most Demons games}, scoring 161 Goals{7th Most Demons Goals}, 105 Assists {15thmost assists}for 266 Points {9thmost Points} with 166 Penalty Minutes {24th most minutes}
Evan has scored the fifth most career Hat-tricks with 14. Has played in 6 Premierships, won the Jimmy Brett Memorial Shield on 5 occasions, Captained the Senior-B Team for 9 seasons 2003-2011, wasawarded the Senior-B MVP trophy 5 times, won the Senior-B Highest Points Scorer title 3 times, awarded the Alan Coleman Memorial Trophy for Best Clubman in 2012, Has served the committee for a number of years including as Vice President in 2014-2015 and was elected as an Honorary Life Member of the Demons Ice Hockey Club in 2013.
By any measure, a stellar career so far!! Congratulations Evan.

Daniel Gunn1993-2008, 2016 should play his 200th Demons Senior Game this Friday 3rd July.
Daniels career stats to date read as follows;
200 Senior Career Games {28thmost Demons games} scoring 113 Goals {12thmost Demons Goals} 162 Assists {6th most}for 275 Points {8th most Points}with a meagre86 {59th} Penalty Minutes. Daniel has scored 9 Career Hat-tricks {Equal 9th} is one of only three players to play in the 6 time Senior-A Premiership run of 1997-2001 & 2003. The others players being, Jon Moses and Grove Bennett Jnr. Daniel was awarded the Junior-C Brian Berry Most Sportsmanlike Trophy in 1987 & 1989, the Junior-B Barry Fowler Most Outstanding Achievement Trophy in 1992-1993, the Alan Currie Memorial Trophy for the Most Promising Player in 1994, won the Senior-A Highest Points Scorer Trophy 1996, 1998 & shared the 2002 title with Ross Howell. Another significant career to date!! Congratulations Daniel.

A side note: Daniel made his first senior appearance in an end of season tournament the Demons attended in Bendigo in 1989 at the tender age of 12 years old. He even scored a goal againstthe Dubbo team, on our way to winning the final 12-2.

Danielis the youngest of the Gunn clan having played a further 267 Junior Games 1986-1997. His father Ken {Dec}, had a big influence during his time. Ken was a Junior & Senior Team Manager, Vice President & then as Club President in 1988 and again from 1993 to 1997, was awarded Honorary Life Membership in 1997 and the Alan Coleman Memorial for Best Clubman in 1990. His three brothers in Stephen 43 Senior games 1982-83, 1988-1990 & 1997 & 65 Junior Games 1980-1984, David105 Senior Games 1983-1985, 1989, 1991-1992, 1996-1999 & 151 Junior games 1981-1986 and Brady 41 Senior Games 1989, 1994-1996 & 80 Junior Games 1984-1986, 1989. The total games of the Gunn clan now stands at 951 the second most by any family at the Demons behind the Howell clan who have amassed1410 Senior & Junior games combined.

Michael Bailey 2010-2016, has now played his 100th Demons Senior Games on Saturday 2ndof July.
Michael`s career stats read as follows:
100 Senior Career Games {97th most games} scoring 30 Goals {71st most Goals} 41 Assists {52nd} most} for 71 Points {62nd most Points} with 32 Penalty Minutes {149th most minutes}Career Hat-tricks 1.
Michael has played in 3 Premiership and Coach the C2 Premiership in 2014.
RecC Highest Point Scorer {Devils} 2011, Premier-C2 Highest Points Scorer 2012

Other milestones recently reached include;
Trevor Florey passed the 150+ Penalty Minutes mark {Equal 30th}
Ross Howell scored his 100th Senior Career Goal. Only the 16th Demon player to score 100 Career Goals
Andrew Gruber scored his first Career Hat-trick on 15th of June.
Edris Toussaint scored a 4 goal Hat-trick, the second Hat-trick of his career on 18th of June.
Shae Ganac got her first Game Misconduct just in the past week. 11th July.

Paul Rice,
Historian, Demons I.H.C. Inc. 2016

Club History
Paul Rice has put together a history of the club dating back to 1946 with some interesting stats that's definitely worth a read.

History_notations.docx 46.17 kB


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