Taylor Goodall 12NMSL represented the NZ U18 Ice Hockey team in South Africa that won the tournament gold medal. The tournament was the World Under 18 men's championships, division 3B . The team won all four games securing the gold after three games. This promotes them to division 2 in 2017. As Taylor is only 16, he will be able to defend the NZ title again next year. This was his second year of selection in the NZ U18 team. He has also been asked to trial for the Canterbury Men's team, the Red Devils and is currently attending elite training sessions on Monday nights.