Iceland women's national ice hockey team

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Iceland
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s) Íslenska Falcons (Icelandic Falcons)
Association Ice Hockey Iceland
Head coach Frank Dimarco
Assistants Sigridur Finnbogadottir
Hanna Heimisdottir
Captain Anna Agustsdottir
Most games Steinunn Sigurgeirsdottir (28)
Anna Agustsdottir (28)
Most points Flosrun Johannesdottir (22)
Hanna Heimisdottir (22)
IIHF code ISL
IIHF ranking 30 Steady
Highest IIHF ranking 29 (first in 2009)
Lowest IIHF ranking 31 (2008)
Team colors               
First international
 South Korea 8–2 Iceland 
(Dunedin, New Zealand; April 1, 2005)
Biggest win
 Iceland 12–1 Turkey 
(Miercurea Ciuc, Romania; March 30, 2007)
Biggest defeat
 South Korea 8–2 Iceland 
(Dunedin, New Zealand; April 1, 2005)
IIHF World Women's Championships
Appearances 6 (first in 2005)
Best result 28th (2008, 2011)
International record (W–L–T)
22–46–2

The Icelandic women's national ice hockey team represents Iceland at the International Ice Hockey Federation's World Women's Ice Hockey Championship Division IV. The women's national team is controlled by Ice Hockey Iceland. As of 2011, Iceland had 71 female players.[1] The Icelandic women's national team is ranked 29th in the world.

All-time Record against other nations[edit]

As of September 14, 2011

Team GP W T L GF GA
 New Zealand 4 2 1 1 20 8
 Turkey 2 2 0 0 21 1
 South Africa 2 2 0 0 14 2
 Romania 4 2 0 2 9 12
 Estonia 3 1 0 2 8 12
 Croatia 1 0 0 1 0 3
 South Korea 2 0 0 2 3 12

Current roster 2011[edit]

[2]

Goaltenders
Number Player Club
1 Karitas Halldorsdottir Bjorninn Reykjavik
4 Gudlaug Thorsteinsdottir Skautafelag Akureyrar
25 Margret Vilhjalmsdottir Skautafelag Reykjavikur
Defensemen
Number Player Club
2 Vedis Valdemarsdottir Skautafelag Akureyrar
3 Gudrun Vidarsdottir Skautafelag Akureyrar
6 Elva Hjalmarsdottir Bjorninn Reykjavik
7 Sigrun Sigmundsdottir Bjorninn Reykjavik
14 Hrund Thorlaccius Skautafelag Akureyrar
15 Silja Gunnlaugsdottir Skautafelag Akureyrar
19 Linda Sveinsdottir Skautafelag Akureyrar
23 Anna Agustsdottir Skautafelag Akureyrar
Forwards
Number Player Club
5 Hanna Heimisdottir Bjorninn Reykjavik
8 Sigrun Arnadottir Skautafelag Reykjavikur
10 Steinunn Sigurgeirsdottir Bjorninn Reykjavik
11 Katrin Ryan Skautafelag Akureyrar
12 Sigridur Finnbogadottir Bjorninn Reykjavik
13 Gudrun Blandal Skautafelag Akureyrar
17 Flosrun Johannesdottir Bjorninn Reykjavik
18 Lilja Sigfusdottir Bjorninn Reykjavik
21 Gudrun Arngrimsdottir Skautafelag Akureyrar
22 Bergthora Bewrgthorsdottir Skautafelag Akureyrar
24 Birna Baldursdottir Skautafelag Akureyrar
  • Head Coach: Sarah Smiley[3]

Olympic record[edit]

The Icelandic women's hockey team has never qualified for an Olympic tournament.

World Championships record[edit]

In 2005 the Icelandic Women team was the first time involved in the World Championship competition.

  • 2005 – Finished in 30th place (4th in Division IV)
  • 2007 – Finished in 32nd place (5th in Division IV)
  • 2008 – Finished in 28th place (1st in Division IV, Promoted to Division III)
  • 2009 – Division III canceled[4]
  • 2011 – Finished in 28th place (3rd in Division IV)
  • 2012 – Finished in 30th place (4th in Division IIB)
  • 2013 – Finished in 30th place (4th in Division IIB)
  • 2014 – Finished in 30th place (4th in Division IIB)

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