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Solway Sharks Launch Prospects Program.

Solway Sharks Launch Prospects Program.

Hercules Ice Hockey Apparel sponsored Solway Sharks are delighted to announce the launch our official Solway Sharks prospects program. The prospects program is designed to bring in new fresh talent to the senior squad from the Solway Sharks Junior club and have them be part of our National League squad for the season ahead gaining...

Holiday Inn Dumfries Joins #SharksFamily

Holiday Inn Dumfries Joins #SharksFamily

Your Solway Sharks, sponsored by Hercules Ice Hockey Apparel, are pleased to announce that the Holiday Inn Dumfries, have joined the #SharksFamily in a lucrative sponsorship deal, becoming the Sharks ‘Official Hotel Partner’ for the 2023/24 season! Holiday Inn are a worldwide renowned chain of hotels, with their headquarters based in Atlanta, Georgia and is one...

THANK YOU PETER GAPA!

THANK YOU PETER GAPA!

Your Hercules Ice Hockey Apparel sponsored Solway Sharks would like to pay tribute to Slovakian import, Peter Gapa, for his time with the club over the past 4 seasons, as we confirm he will not join the team for the 2023/24 season. The Slovakian forward joined the club in the 2018/19 season after spending time...

Hercules Become Our 23/24 Title Sponsor!

Hercules Become Our 23/24 Title Sponsor!

Your Solway Sharks are delighted to announce that Hercules Ice Hockey Apparel, have joined the #SharksFamily, becoming the Sharks title sponsor for the 2023/24 season! Hercules Ice Hockey Apparel was formed in 2023 by two fans, who fell in love with the game of ice hockey early last year, after stumbling across their local team....

WARRIOR HOCKEY UK JOINS THE #SHARKSFAMILY

WARRIOR HOCKEY UK JOINS THE #SHARKSFAMILY

Your Solway Sharks are pleased to announce that Warrior Hockey UK, have joined the #SharksFamily in a lucrative sponsorship deal, becoming the Sharks official equipment supplier for the 2023/24 season! With their headquarters in Warren, Michigan, Warrior Sports is recognised as one of the sporting goods industry’s premier manufacturer of innovative, high performance, cutting-edge equipment, footwear...

SOLWAY SHARKS WELCOME KEY & EAGLE DIGITAL MEDIA!

SOLWAY SHARKS WELCOME KEY & EAGLE DIGITAL MEDIA!

Your Solway Sharks are pleased to announce that Key & Eagle Digital Media, have become one of the first new businesses to join the #SharksFamily in a multi-year sponsorship deal! Key & Eagle, who are based in Cheshire, are made up of a team of highly skilled experts with extensive experience, not just in digital...

400 for King of the North

400 for King of the North

Solway Sharks long serving Captain Struan Tonnar played his 400th game on Saturday night, and to make it extra special they have all been as a Solway Sharks player. Tonnar was born and bred in Dumfries and learned to skate at Dumfries Ice Bowl when his Mum, Ailsa, was manager at the rink, and progressed...

Sharks Bid for International Glory

Sharks Bid for International Glory

Solway Sharks players and staff are flying the flag for Great Britain this week, representing the nation at the IIHF Under-20 World Championship competition in Kaunas, Lithuania. The GB team take on hosts Lithuania as well as teams from Croatia, Netherlands, Romania and Spain in the six-team group. This year sees Solway head coach Martin...

Sharks Board Announcement

Sharks Board Announcement

Following the Solway Sharks AGM some new changes have been introduced which will take the club forwards and open additional funding streams for the Solway Sharks. The club adopted a new constitution which will mean that they are in a position to apply to become a registered charity. The application to the Scottish Charities Register...

Houston adds to Sharks firepower (22/23 Season)

The Solway Sharks are delighted to announce the return of impact forward, Lewis Houston for the 2022-2023 season. The talented, right-handed forward is a product of the Solway junior development program where he consistently put up big offensive numbers before making the step into senior hockey with the Sharks. Lewis played NIHL1 North for 3...

Sharks add another Giant to the roster (22/23 Season)

The Solway Sharks are delighted to announce the addition of right-handed defenceman, Travis Lavery for the 2022-23 season. The 18-year-old, Belfast born prospect is another product of the Belfast Junior Giants Program and last season he played SNL with the Giants as well as some u19 games with the Sharks u19 team. He has game...

Solway Sharks link up with Kilmarnock Thunder! (22/23 Season)

The Solway Sharks have agreed to extend their partnership with Kilmarnock Thunder for the 2022/23 season and will complete the signing of Conner McNulty on a 2-way agreement. This partnership proved a great success last season with Ewan Anderson being the main beneficiary and the clubs are happy to continue providing development opportunities to players...

Beattie back on 2-way with Giants (22/23 Season)

The Solway Sharks are delighted to confirm the return of Great Britain U18 defenceman, Kell Beattie on a 2-way with the Belfast Giants for the 2022/23 season. Kell returns after a first senior season to remember for him, winning league titles with both the Sharks and Giants, a Challenge Cup with the Giants and a...

Connor is back and ready to impress (22/23 Season)

The Solway Sharks are delighted to announce the return of right-handed forward, Connor Henderson for the 2022-2023 season after taking a break from hockey last season. Henderson returns to the Sharks after coming through as part of the club’s junior development program before moving overseas to OHA Canada then Michigan before returning to the club....

Andy back to crack the line up! (22/23 Season)

The Solway sharks are pleased to announce the return of local boy, Andy Craik for the 2022-23 season. We were able to exclusively announce Andy’s return on the The Southwest Sports Show with Andy Mitchell on Alive radio earlier today and we are thankful to have that working relationship back again. Craik returns after being...

CJ signs on for another season! (22/23 Season)

The Solway Sharks are pleased to announce the return of former Whitley Warriors and Aberdeen Lynx defenceman, Christian Johnston for the 2022-23 season. Johnston returns to the Sharks after being part of the treble winning team from last season and playing his part with 1 goal and 7 assists in 14 games but did have...

Craner is back and hungry for success (22/23 season)

The Solway Sharks are delighted to announce the re-signing of left-handed power forward, Scott Crane for the 2022-23 season. Crane returns to the Sharks after being part of the treble winning team from last season and playing his part with 4 goals and 8 assists in 16 games but did have to miss the business...

Another Shark returns for more trophies! (22/23 Season)

The Solway Sharks are delighted to announce the addition of right-handed forward, Ruairi Lockerbie for the 2022-23 season. Lockerbie returns to the Sharks after being part of the treble winning team from last season and playing his part with 4 goals and 9 assists in 25 games as well as another 2 goals in the...

Sharks bring back experienced Horne (22/23 Season)

The Solway Sharks are delighted to announce the return of right-handed forward, Gordon Horne for the 2022-23 season. Horne returns after being part of the treble winning Sharks team of last season and it was a season in where after a long career he won his first league titles. The 33-year-old Carlisle based forward played...

Boydy back at the Shark Tank! (22/23 Season)

The Solway Sharks are delighted to announce the return of all action, treble winning forward, Callum Boyd for the 2022-23 season. Boyd is back with the Sharks after joining last season from Murrayfield Racers and he played in 26 games last season and contributed 41 points in total as he picked up a league, playoff...

McBean joins the Sharks (22/23 Season)

The Solway Sharks and Dundee Stars have started an exciting partnership as part of both club’s player development pathways after both teams agreed a deal to bring talented 18 year old forward, Jonathon McBean to Dumfries on a two-way deal for the 2022-23 season. For the upcoming 2022-2023 Elite League campaign, Jonathan McBean will be...

High scoring forward back for more! (22/23 Season)

The Solway Sharks are delighted to announce the return of free scoring forward, Scott Henderson for the 2022-23 season. Henderson is back after scoring 20 goals and 28 assists despite missing a chunk of the season with an injury and these numbers show why he is regarded as a key piece of the Sharks offence....

The King of the North is back! (22/23 Season)

The Solway Sharks are delighted to announce the return of treble winning Captain, Struan Tonnar for the 2022-23 season. Tonnar, who returns to Captain the Sharks for his 8th season after picking up the League, Playoff and National Championship treble last season. He has been a mainstay of the team for 13 years and the...

Sharks keep the same Hairdo! (22/23 Season)

The Solway Sharks are delighted to announce the return of left-handed forward, Kieran Hair for the 2022-23 season. Hair returns after being part of the treble winning Sharks team of last season and is a player who plays a valuable role on the penalty kill and chips in with his share of points. The 22-year-old...

Danskin makes the move full time! (22/23 Season)

The Solway Sharks are delighted to announce the return of Kirkcaldy born defenceman, Liam Danskin for the 2022-23 season. Danskin signed on a 2-way deal with the Kirkcaldy Kestrels last season and played a big part in the Sharks league and cup winning teams as well as being an SNL champion with the Kestrels. This...