Poland women's national ice hockey team

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Shirt badge/Association crest
The Coat of arms of Poland is the badge used on the players jerseys.
Nickname(s) The Eagles
Association Polski Związek Hokeja na Lodzie
General Manager Marta Zawadzka
Head coach Grzegorz Klich
Assistants Gabriel Samolej
Captain Katarzyna Frackowiak
Most games Magdalena Czaplik (32)
Aleksandra Berecka (32)
Most points Karolina Pozniewska (53)
IIHF code POL
IIHF ranking 22 Increase1
Highest IIHF ranking 22 (2014)
Lowest IIHF ranking 34 (2011)
Team colors          
First international
 Poland 23–0 Ireland 
(Sofia, Bulgaria; March 14, 2011)
Biggest win
 Poland 23–0 Ireland 
(Sofia, Bulgaria; March 14, 2011)
Biggest defeat
 Hungary 5–2 Poland 
(Budapest, Hungary; December 30, 2011)
IIHF World Women's Championships
Appearances 3 (first in 2011)
Best result 25th (2013)
International record (W–L–T)
20–15–1

The Polish women's national ice hockey team represents Poland at the International Ice Hockey Federation's IIHF World Women's Championships. The women's national team is controlled by Polski Związek Hokeja na Lodzie. As of 2011, Poland has 374 female players.[1]The Polish women's national team is ranked 34th in the world.

2011 World Women's Championship[edit]

In 2011 the Polish team was for the first time involved in the World Championship competition. In the Division V the team made a big surprise by winning the first place in Division V (31st place) and was promoted to the Division IV for the 2012 IIHF World Women's Championship.

  • March 14: Poland 23–0 Ireland[2]
  • March 15: Poland 19–0 Bulgaria[3]
  • March 18: Poland 5–4 Spain[4]
  • March 19: Poland 14–0 Turkey[5]

Olympic record[edit]

The Polish Women hockey team has never qualified for an Olympic tournament.

Current roster 2011[edit]

[6]

Goaltenders
Number Player Club
1 Malgorzata Burda Poland Naprzod Janow
20 Joanna Katarzynska-Goj Poland GKS Tychy
Defensemen
Number Player Club
3 Anna Kierc Poland Biale Jastrzebie
6 Izabela Malinowska Poland Naprzod Janow
11 Joanna Detmer Poland Stoczniowiec Gdansk
14 Aleksandra Winchor Poland Polonia Bytom
22 Magdalena Nowacka Poland Unia Oswiecim
Forwards
Number player Club
4 Magdalena Czaplik Poland Polonia Bytom
5 Malgorzata Slimak,A Poland Naprzod Janow
7 Karolina Pozniewska Poland Polonia Bytom
9 Malgorzata Galuszka Poland Unia Oswiecim
10 Magdalena Szynal, A Poland Biale Jastrzebie
12 Sylwia Bielas Poland Unia Oswiecim
13 Aleksandra Berecka, Captain Poland Stoczniowiec Gdansk
16 Ewelina Czarnecka Poland Biale Jastrzebie
17 Katarzyna Frackowiak Poland Unia Oswiecim
18 Marta Bigos Poland Biale Jastrzebie
19 Agnieszka Pioro Poland KTH Krynica
23 Agnieszka Grzymieslawska Poland Naprzod Janow

Coaching staff[edit]

[7]

  • Head Coach: Marek Kozyra
  • Assistant Coach: Robert Piecha
  • Equipment Manager: Rafal Twardy
  • Physiotherapist: Lucjan Hachula
  • Team Leader: Marta Zawadzka

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