Olympia Heist op den Berg

Olympia Heist op den Berg is a Belgian ice hockey team in the city of Heist-op-den-Berg. They play in the newly formed BeNe-league, a joint league starting in the season 2015-2016, consisting of the top teams from the Netherlands and Belgium. The league consists of 16 teams, 10 from the Netherlands and 6 from Belgium.

Olympia Heist op den Berg
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CityHeist-op-den-Berg, Belgium
LeagueBelgian Hockey League
Founded1959
Home arenaDie Swaene
ColoursGreen, Blue, White
Franchise history
1959-presentOlympia Heist op den Berg

HistoryEdit

The club was founded in 1959, and have won eleven Belgian Hockey League championships, second to Brussels Royal IHSC, which has won twenty-three titles. On their twentieth anniversary in 1979, Op den Berg won their first Belgian championship. Despite winning eleven national titles, the club has only won the Belgian Cup twice, in 1994 and 2010.

Season ResultsEdit

Note: GP = Games played, W = Wins, OTW = Overtime Wins, OTL = Overtime Losses, L = Losses, GF = Goals for, GA = Goals against, Pts = Points

Season GP W OTW OTL L GF GA Pts Finish Playoffs
2012-2013 18 17 0 0 10 126 79 30 5th, Belgian Elite League Lost quarter-finals to Liège Bulldogs (1W-2L)

AchievementsEdit

  • Belgian Champion (11): 1979, 1983, 1986 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1999, 2004
  • Belgian Cup winner (2): 1994, 2010

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