Widnes Wild star Vlads Vulkanovs has gone from playing university level ice hockey to Division One in just a few years. He’s had a career spanning across two continents, beginning in his home country of Latvia.
Widnes Wild's General Manager Wez Spurrett, has thanked fans for their support this season, after beating Billingham Stars on Easter Sunday. Spurrett praised fans on a statement released on the Widnes Wild website, for their loyal support and dedication to following the team, as the season concluded two days ago.
Widnes Wild Player/Coach Richard Haggar is in positive mood with three of his side's remaining four games being played at home. With points becoming a precious commodity as teams ready themselves for the play-offs in April, Haggar looks ahead at his side's remaining four games.
Richard Haggar said Widnes Wild are full of determination heading into a double-header versus Blackburn Hawks. After back-to-back losses in the NIHL Division 1 North, Widnes Wild claimed an important 8-4 victory over Solihull and sit in third in Division One North with five games left to play.
Widnes Wild are in top three of the league after one win and one loss from a tough weekend against two of the top four teams. With only a handful of games remaining, the race is on to claim the title and teams are looking towards the play-offs.
Widnes Wild secured their first Moralee Cup ever in a 7-6 aggregate victory in dramatic style. The sides played twice across the weekend with the final leg in Widnes last night (February 20) after a 3-3 draw at Dundee on Saturday.
Widnes Wild’s player/coach Richard Haggar is in the midst of creating history with the Cheshire side. Since joining in 2021 he has seen the team progress to the NIHL Division One North.
Widnes Wild will go into the second leg of the Moralee Cup final on level-pegging after drawing the first leg 3-3 against the Dundee Comets.
Widnes Wild will face the Dundee Comets across two legs in the Moralee Cup final this weekend. It is Widnes Wild's first appearance in the Moralee Cup final in their history and they will be hoping to mark it with a win.
Widnes Wild General Manager Wez Spurett is aiming for a playoff spot as his side moves into the business stage of their NIHL Division 1 North campaign. Widnes are fifth in the league, level on points with fourth-placed Scimitars after 16 league games.