Scott McKenzie appointed Wild Head Co...

Scott McKenzie appointed Wild Head Coach

Widnes Wild announced today that Scott McKenzie (Dunfermline, Scotland) has been named head coach of the Widnes Wild ice hockey club, initially on a two year contract, that will participate in the English Ice Hockey Association (EIHA) National Ice Hockey League (NiHL) playing out of Silver Blades Ice Rink, Widnes, England.  McKenzie will be supported […]

A Message from Mark Gillingham (Head ...

A Message from Mark Gillingham (Head Coach)

It is with sadness that I’d like to announce that I am stepping down as Head Coach of the Widnes Wild, as of the end of the 2014-15 season. “Work commitments away from ice hockey have meant I’ve found it difficult to find the time to put in the amount of work required to take […]

Promotion Weekend Review

Promotion Weekend Review

The harsh reality of play off hockey was evident during a tough weekend for Widnes Wild. High expectation and excitement, following a great second season of National League Ice Hockey, was matched by a huge team effort. The games illustrated the major differences in speed and skill between the two Northern conferences. In Saturday’s home […]

#WildforPromotion

#WildforPromotion

Herb Brooks once said; “Great moments are born from great opportunities” and for Wild who worked hard this season they have earned their opportunity as they are within touching distance of that all important promotion they so desperately want. Having only formed back in the summer of 2013 Widnes have achieved great things in a short time including two consecutive […]

Youngest Ice Hockey Club Take Centre ...

Youngest Ice Hockey Club Take Centre Stage

The youngest ice hockey club in the country, will meet one of the oldest when the end of season , Promotion/ Relegation play offs take centre stage on April 11th and 12th. The success of the local Widnes Wild squad – in just its second season, will meet one of the great names in British […]

Playoff Preparation for Promotion Pus...

Playoff Preparation for Promotion Push

Widnes travelled to Solihull for the Play Off weekend, meeting the hosts Solihull on Saturday evening. A number of players were unavailable due to injury and family committments. Next week’s double header promotion play off with Whitley Bay was also at the forefront of club officials minds. The game opened at breakneck speed with both […]

Wild Push On

Wild Push On

BRADFORD BULLDOGS 3 WIDNES WILD 10 Wild wrapped up their regular season fixtures with a fairly comfortable victory, away at bottom club, Bradford Bulldogs. Wild took an early lead and were two goals up inside 4 minutes. Tom Revesz opened the scoring assisted by Joe Greaves and Lee Pollitt. Joe Greaves added a second with […]