Meet the Kodiaks

Introducing  Cambridge’s first ever Senior Hockey Team, the Cambridge Kodiaks. Say hello to the people that make up our team – from players, to coaches to volunteers. 

WNIHL 2

The Kodiaks 

#2 Josie Milton

#2 Josie Milton

Forward

Josie is an exciting young prospect, who joins us from Peterborough Phantoms.

In her first ever season playing ice hockey, Josie racked up 5 points in 12 games, as the Phantoms made it to the playoffs. In the first half of her season with the Kodiaks she has more than doubled her number of points. 

A quick skater and hard worker, Josie has a lot of promise.  She is a key part of the team. 

#2 Josie Milton

Forward

#3 Clare Ledbury

#3 Clare Ledbury

Defence

Defender Clare joins us from Milton Keynes Falcons in WNIHL 1, where she spent three seasons. Before then she was captain at Peterborough where at WNIHL 2 level, she has 70 points in 136 games from the blue line.

A hugely experienced player, we’re looking forward to having Clare join our ranks.

#3 Clare Ledbury

Defence

#6 Saara Karvonen

#6 Saara Karvonen

Forward

ALTERNATE CAPTAIN

Saara joins us from Peterborough, where she played a key role in helping the Phantoms reach the playoffs last season. Scoring 11 goals and 17 points in 12 games.

Before coming to England, the Finn scored 69 points in 96 games in the Swiss leagues with Université Neuchâtel and Forward-Morges.

#6 Saara Karvonen (A)

Forward

#7 Stella Lemin

#7 Stella Lemin

Goaltender

Stella joins the Kodiaks after a stint away from the game but brings unique experience, having iced as both a player for Invicta Dynamics and Bracknell Fire Bees, and as a goalie for Chelmsford Cobras.

A tenacious player Stella brings a depth of hardwork to the ice everytime she steps on. 

#7 Stella Lemin

Goaltender

#8 Katy Cartlidge

#8 Katy Cartlidge

Forward

Katy joins the Kodiaks from Cambridge University Blues, where she’s played for the last four seasons, competing in the BUIHA leagues and the varsity match for the Blues with rivals Oxford.

In 33 games for Cambridge teams, Katy has 6 points in all competitions, has been an alternate captain and can play forward and defence.

#8 Katy Cartlidge

Forward

#9 Joa Hoshizaki

#9 Joa Hoshizaki

Defence

The former Cambridge University Women’s captain joins after 4 years with the Blues.

The defender was a high scoring presence from the blue line, picking up 31 points in 48 games, including 18 goals.

An intelligent player with offensive instincts, she’s a powerhouse defence that we are thrilled to have on the team. 

#9 Joa Hoshizaki

Defence

#12 Catherine Leake

#12 Catherine Leake

Forward

Catherine joins the Kodiaks from Streatham Storm Development, but also spent three seasons with the Cambridge University Women’s blues, where she was a teammate of current Kodiaks Joa Hoshizaki, and Katy Cartlidge.

An energetic centre, Catherine brings a quick pace and tough forecheck to the game. 

#12 Catherine Leake

Forward

#14 Holly Reynhart

#14 Holly Reynhart

Forward

Holly joins the Kodiaks after some time away from the game, having previously iced for Solent Amazons and Southampton University. Where she played with Kodiaks Katie Goodwin and Ronnie Manfield.

A chippy forward with an eye for goal, we’re excited to have Holly on board.

#14 Holly Reynhart

Forward

#17 Vicki Loveday

#17 Vicki Loveday

Defence

Defender Vicki joins the Kodiaks from Chelmsford Pythons, and before them, she iced with the Invicta Dynamics, Chelmsford Cobras and the Romford Nighthawks.

Vicki  lends a lot of experience to the club, showing day in and day out what hard work looks like. Her constant presence gives certainty to the defensive line. 

#17 Vicki Loveday

Defence

#24 Rachel Holland

#24 Rachel Holland

Forward

Rachel joins the Kodiaks after a short stint out of the game, but previously iced with Swindon TopCats.

A hard worker who sees the ice well, she is a key player on our offensive line up. Her tenacity and drive lend themselves to some epic play making moments. 

#24 Rachel Holland

Forward

#28 Sophie Heather

#28 Sophie Heather

Forward

Sophie joins us from Peterborough after two years and 15 games with the Phantoms.

The right handed utility player can play any position, and adds depth to the squad this season. 

Her can-do attitude is a key component to driving the forward line, while her backchecking skills have frustrated opponents throughout the season.

#28 Sophie Heather

Forward

#31 Holly Steeples

#31 Holly Steeples

Goaltender

Goaltender Holly joins us from Fjolnir in Iceland having also spent two years in Spain with CHH. Nesco Txuri Urdin in Spain.

Before her stint abroad, Holly has been a mainstay in British women’s hockey with both Nottingham Vipers and Kingston Diamonds in the Women’s Elite League, and WNIHL 1.

On top of her league experience, Holly has also represent Britain at U18, University and Senior level in the England U20 league.

#31 Holly Steeples

Goaltender + Forward

#32 Cheyenne Overgaard

#32 Cheyenne Overgaard

Goaltender

Stepping in between the pipes is American goalie Cheyenne Overgaard!

A regular at Cambridge Ice Arena with TriBase Lightning  “Chevy” is an athletic goalie with a multi-sport background. Recently bringing home a European club softball title.

Despite being relatively new to the sport, she is a commanding presence on the ice, with solid perfomances that lead to continued success. 

#32 Cheyenne Overgaard

Goaltender

#42 Jess Green

#42 Jess Green

Forward

Jessica joins us from Milton Keynes Falcons development. Before a stint away from the game, she was a regular in their Premier/WNIHL 1 team.

A force along the boards and in the corners, Jess is an all around player that shows dedication both on and off the ice. Throughout the season she has been key in creating opportunities in front of the net and defending in her home zone.

She has also played defence for MK Ice Breakers, wearing the A.

#42 Jessica Green

Forward

#43 Ronnie Manfield

#43 Ronnie Manfield

Defence

Defender Ronnie joins us from Streatham Storm where she iced for both their Elite League side and their B team. 

With an eye for the ice and the ability to read the play her defensive prowess makes her a an incredible addition to the team. 

Ronnie has also played at Southampton University, where she was a teammate of fellow Kodiak Katie Goodwin.

#43 Ronnie Manfield

Defence

#52 Liz Swift

#52 Liz Swift

Forward

Another regular at Cambridge with the Warbirds, Liz started hockey with Surrey Police Lions joining the RAF Vulcans.

Liz was one of the first players to join our open sessions. Her hard work both on and off the ice lends itself to continual improvement throughout the season. 

Her positional play and reliability on thge ice make her an invaluable addition to the roster. 

#52 Elizabeth Swift

Forward

#59 Erin Russell

#59 Erin Russell

Defence

Another exciting younger prospect, Erin is a 

#59 Erin Russell

Defence

#2 Josie Milton

#2 Josie Milton

Forward

Josie is an exciting young prospect, who joins us from Peterborough Phantoms.

In her first ever season playing ice hockey, Josie racked up 5 points in 12 games, as the Phantoms made it to the playoffs. In the first half of her season with the Kodiaks she has more than doubled her number of points. 

A quick skater and hard worker, Josie has a lot of promise.  She is a key part of the team. 

#64 Mabel Russell

Defence

#2 Josie Milton

#2 Josie Milton

Forward

Josie is an exciting young prospect, who joins us from Peterborough Phantoms.

In her first ever season playing ice hockey, Josie racked up 5 points in 12 games, as the Phantoms made it to the playoffs. In the first half of her season with the Kodiaks she has more than doubled her number of points. 

A quick skater and hard worker, Josie has a lot of promise.  She is a key part of the team. 

#66 Christina Ashley (C)

Forward

#2 Josie Milton

#2 Josie Milton

Forward

Josie is an exciting young prospect, who joins us from Peterborough Phantoms.

In her first ever season playing ice hockey, Josie racked up 5 points in 12 games, as the Phantoms made it to the playoffs. In the first half of her season with the Kodiaks she has more than doubled her number of points. 

A quick skater and hard worker, Josie has a lot of promise.  She is a key part of the team. 

#76 Kirsty Bard

Forward

#2 Josie Milton

#2 Josie Milton

Forward

Josie is an exciting young prospect, who joins us from Peterborough Phantoms.

In her first ever season playing ice hockey, Josie racked up 5 points in 12 games, as the Phantoms made it to the playoffs. In the first half of her season with the Kodiaks she has more than doubled her number of points. 

A quick skater and hard worker, Josie has a lot of promise.  She is a key part of the team. 

#81 Katie Goodwin (A)

Defence

#2 Josie Milton

#2 Josie Milton

Forward

Josie is an exciting young prospect, who joins us from Peterborough Phantoms.

In her first ever season playing ice hockey, Josie racked up 5 points in 12 games, as the Phantoms made it to the playoffs. In the first half of her season with the Kodiaks she has more than doubled her number of points. 

A quick skater and hard worker, Josie has a lot of promise.  She is a key part of the team. 

#82 Emily Chrysostomou

Defence

#2 Josie Milton

#2 Josie Milton

Forward

Josie is an exciting young prospect, who joins us from Peterborough Phantoms.

In her first ever season playing ice hockey, Josie racked up 5 points in 12 games, as the Phantoms made it to the playoffs. In the first half of her season with the Kodiaks she has more than doubled her number of points. 

A quick skater and hard worker, Josie has a lot of promise.  She is a key part of the team. 

#87 Alicia Anderson

Forward

#91 Ellie Goldstone

#91 Ellie Goldstone

Forward

Josie is an exciting young prospect, who joins us from Peterborough Phantoms.

In her first ever season playing ice hockey, Josie racked up 5 points in 12 games, as the Phantoms made it to the playoffs. In the first half of her season with the Kodiaks she has more than doubled her number of points. 

A quick skater and hard worker, Josie has a lot of promise.  She is a key part of the team. 

#91 Ellie Goldstone

Forward

    Key Roles

    Coaching Team

    #2 Josie Milton

    #2 Josie Milton

    Forward

    Josie is an exciting young prospect, who joins us from Peterborough Phantoms.

    In her first ever season playing ice hockey, Josie racked up 5 points in 12 games, as the Phantoms made it to the playoffs. In the first half of her season with the Kodiaks she has more than doubled her number of points. 

    A quick skater and hard worker, Josie has a lot of promise.  She is a key part of the team. 

    #81 Katie Goodwin (A)

    Defence

    #2 Josie Milton

    #2 Josie Milton

    Forward

    Josie is an exciting young prospect, who joins us from Peterborough Phantoms.

    In her first ever season playing ice hockey, Josie racked up 5 points in 12 games, as the Phantoms made it to the playoffs. In the first half of her season with the Kodiaks she has more than doubled her number of points. 

    A quick skater and hard worker, Josie has a lot of promise.  She is a key part of the team. 

    #82 Emily Chrysostomou

    Defence

    #2 Josie Milton

    #2 Josie Milton

    Forward

    Josie is an exciting young prospect, who joins us from Peterborough Phantoms.

    In her first ever season playing ice hockey, Josie racked up 5 points in 12 games, as the Phantoms made it to the playoffs. In the first half of her season with the Kodiaks she has more than doubled her number of points. 

    A quick skater and hard worker, Josie has a lot of promise.  She is a key part of the team. 

    #87 Alicia Anderson

    Forward

    #91 Ellie Goldstone

    #91 Ellie Goldstone

    Forward

    Josie is an exciting young prospect, who joins us from Peterborough Phantoms.

    In her first ever season playing ice hockey, Josie racked up 5 points in 12 games, as the Phantoms made it to the playoffs. In the first half of her season with the Kodiaks she has more than doubled her number of points. 

    A quick skater and hard worker, Josie has a lot of promise.  She is a key part of the team. 

    #91 Ellie Goldstone

    Forward

    2023/24 Season

    Fixtures and Results