Tag: ice hockey

Bulldogs Under-14s come up just short at final hurdle on thrilling weekend against rivals

ANDY BROWN insisted that while there was intense disappointment among his Bradford Bulldogs Under-14s team, his players could hold their heads high after a competitive campaign in Division One North. The Bulldogs went into the final weekend of their regular season knowing they needed to beat both Manchester Storm and Sheffield to make it through…

Bulldogs Under-12s emerge from Nationals with pride after fantastic 2021-22 season

HEAD coach Andy Brown said Bradford Bulldogs Under-12s did themselves proud at the EIHA Nationals at Ice Sheffield. Already North champions, the Under-12s headed to Ice Sheffield for the English Ice Hockey Association’s Nationals tournament, bringing together the best eight teams from across the country. Drawn in Group Two, the Under-12s found themselves up against…

Bulldogs’ Matty Barlow excited at chance to shine for England Under-23s

MATTY BARLOW says he is determined to make the most of a “great opportunity” when he steps out for England Under-23s this week. The 23-year-old Bradford Bulldogs forward will be part of the recently-formed England team taking on their counterparts from Denmark in two games, firstly at Widnes on Thursday night (face-off 7pm) and then…

Coach Andy Brown delighted over Northern Showcase selections for Bulldogs players

HEAD COACH Andy Brown has tipped the Northern teams to have a strong weekend at this week’s Junior Showcase event in Sheffield with 18 Bradford Bulldogs’ players among those selected across the four age groups. Four Bulldogs were picked for the Under-19s, six for the Under-17s and then four apiece for the Under-15s and Under-13s…

Bulldogs coach Brown confident GB Under-18s are ready for Tallinn test

ANDY BROWN believes Great Britain Under-18s have enjoyed excellent preparations ahead of their World Championships campaign which gets underway this Sunday in Estonia. The Bulldogs’ head coach was speaking after a 4-3 loss for the youngsters against Finnish domestic side K-Espoo Blues in the Malmi Arena in Helsinki on Thursday afternoon.  The defeat came 24…