November 15, 2019

The discipline committee have announced the following decisions in response to match penalties issued last weekend. There are five suspensions in NIHL and one in the U20 league.

Carl Graham of Bracknell Hornets received a match penalty for a late hit in the NIHL South 1 game against Raiders on Saturday November 9. The player is suspended for three games with five penalty points. Graham missed one game on November 10, he will miss further games on November 16 and 23.

Altrincham AcesAndy Dunn was given a match penalty for unsportsmanlike conduct (spitting) in the NIHL North 2 game at Bradford Bulldogs on November 9. He is suspended for three games with five penalty points. Dunn will miss games on November 17, 23 and 30.

Simon Furnival of Deeside Dragons was assessed a match penalty for kneeing in the North 2 game at Telford Tigers on November 9. He is suspended for two games with five penalty points. Furnival will miss games on November 17 and 24.

Solihull BaronsRichard Crowe picked up a match penalty for unsportsmanlike conduct during the Midland Cup game against Sutton Sting on Sunday November 10. The player is suspended for two games with five penalty points. Crowe will miss games on November 16 and 17.

Jordan Barnes of Whitley Warriors was given a match penalty for fighting in the North Cup game against Murrayfield Racers on November 10. This was a fight against an unwilling combatant and the player is suspended for four games with five penalty points. He will miss games on November 16, 17, 24 and December 1.

Finally in the Under 20 league, Benjamin Marples of Sutton Sting received a match penalty for pulling the face cage of an opponent. He is suspended for two U20 games and receives five penalty points. He misses u20 games on November 16 and 24 and is not eligible to play in any other competitons until the suspension is served.

The list of disciplinary decisions is available to view on the EIHA website.