United States women's national ice hockey team

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"United States women's national hockey team" redirects here. For the field hockey team, see United States women's national field hockey team. For the inline hockey team, see United States women's national inline hockey team.
United States
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s) Team USA, Ice Yanks
Association USA Hockey
General Manager Reagan Carey
Head coach Katey Stone
Assistants Bobby Jay
Robb Stauber
Hillary Witt
Captain Meghan Duggan
Most games Angela Ruggiero (257)
Top scorer Natalie Darwitz (114)
Most points Natalie Darwitz (237)
IIHF code USA
IIHF ranking 2 Steady
Highest IIHF ranking 1 (first in 2009)
Lowest IIHF ranking 3 (2007)
Team colors               
USA national hockey team jerseys - 2014 Winter Olympics.png
First international
 Canada 2–1 United States 
(North York or Mississauga, Canada; April 21, 1987)
Biggest win
 United States 20–0 Netherlands 
(North York or Mississauga, Canada; April 23, 1987)
Biggest defeat
 Canada 8–0 United States 
(Tampere, Finland; April 26, 1992)
IIHF World Women's Championships
Appearances 15 (first in 1990)
Best result 1st (2005, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2013)
Olympics
Appearances 5 (first in 1998)
Medals Gold medal.svg Gold: 1 – 1998
Silver medal.svg Silver: 3 – 2002, 2010, 2014
Bronze medal.svg Bronze: 1 – 2006
International record (W–L–T)
217–72–4
Medal record
Olympic Games
Gold 1998 Nagano Team
Silver 2002 Salt Lake City Team
Silver 2010 Vancouver Team
Silver 2014 Sochi Team
Bronze 2006 Turin Team
IIHF World Women's Championships
Gold 2005 Sweden Team
Gold 2008 China Team
Gold 2009 Finland Team
Gold 2011 Switzerland Team
Gold 2013 Canada Team
Silver 1990 Canada Team
Silver 1992 Finland Team
Silver 1994 USA Team
Silver 1997 Canada Team
Silver 1999 Finland Team
Silver 2000 Canada Team
Silver 2001 USA Team
Silver 2004 Canada Team
Silver 2007 Canada Team
Silver 2012 USA Team

The United States women's national ice hockey team is controlled by USA Hockey. The United States has been one of the most dominant women's hockey teams in international play – second only to Canada – having won gold or silver in every major tournament with the exception of the 2006 Winter Olympics, where they captured bronze. The U.S. had 61,612 female players in 2011.[1]

In 1998, the Women's Olympic Hockey Team was named the USOC Team of the Year.

Facilities[edit]

The team's training and development program is located in Blaine, Minnesota, at the Schwan Super Rink,[2] the largest ice facility in the world.[3]

World Championship record[edit]

  • 1990 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 1992 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 1994 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 1997 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 1999 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2000 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2001 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2004 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2005Won gold medal Gold medal icon.svg
  • 2007 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2008Won gold medal Gold medal icon.svg
  • 2009Won gold medal Gold medal icon.svg
  • 2011Won gold medal Gold medal icon.svg
  • 2012 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2013Won gold medal Gold medal icon.svg

Olympic record[edit]

  • 1998Won gold medal Gold medal icon.svg
  • 2002 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2006 – Won bronze medal Bronze medal icon.svg
  • 2010 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2014 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg

3/4 Nations Cup record[edit]

Note: The event was the 3 Nations Cup from 1996 to 1999, and 2001. It was the 4 Nations Cup in 2000, and from 2002 to present.
  • 1996 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 1997Won gold medal Gold medal icon.svg
  • 1998 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 1999 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2000 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2001Did not participate
  • 2002 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2003Won gold medal Gold medal icon.svg
  • 2004 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2005 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2006 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2007 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2008Won gold medal Gold medal icon.svg
  • 2009 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2010 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 2011Won gold medal Gold medal icon.svg
  • 2012Won gold medal Gold medal icon.svg
  • 2013 – Won bronze medal Bronze medal icon.svg

Pacific Rim Championship[edit]

  • 1995 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg
  • 1996 – Won silver medal Silver medal icon.svg

2014 Sochi Olympic Roster[edit]

The following is the American roster for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.

The following is the United States roster in the women's ice hockey tournament of the 2014 Winter Olympics.[4][5] view

No. Pos. Name Height Weight Birthdate Birthplace 2013–14 team
2 D Stecklein, LeeLee Stecklein 183 cm (6 ft 0 in) 700177000000000000077 kg (170 lb) 23 April 1994 Roseville, MN United States Minnesota Golden Gophers (NCAA)
7 F Lamoureux-Kolls, MoniqueMonique Lamoureux-Kolls 168 cm (5 ft 6 in) 700170000000000000070 kg (150 lb) 3 July 1989 Grand Forks, ND United States University of North Dakota (NCAA)
9 D Bozek, MeganMegan Bozek 173 cm (5 ft 8 in) 700180000000000000080 kg (180 lb) 27 March 1991 Buffalo Grove, IL United States Minnesota Golden Gophers (NCAA)
10 F Duggan, MeghanMeghan DugganC 178 cm (5 ft 10 in) 700175000000000000075 kg (165 lb) 3 September 1987 Danvers, MA United States Boston Blades (CWHL)
13 F Chu, JulieJulie Chu 173 cm (5 ft 8 in) 700167000000000000067 kg (148 lb) 13 March 1982 Fairfield, CT Canada Montreal Stars (CWHL)
14 F Decker, BriannaBrianna Decker 160 cm (5 ft 3 in) 700168000000000000068 kg (150 lb) 13 May 1991 Dousman, WI United States Wisconsin Badgers (NCAA)
15 D Schleper, AnneAnne Schleper 178 cm (5 ft 10 in) 700177000000000000077 kg (170 lb) 30 January 1990 St. Cloud, MN United States Boston Blades (CWHL)
16 F Stack, KelliKelli Stack 163 cm (5 ft 4 in) 700161000000000000061 kg (134 lb) 13 January 1988 Brooklyn Heights, OH United States Boston Blades (CWHL)
17 F Lamoureux, JocelyneJocelyne Lamoureux 165 cm (5 ft 5 in) 700168000000000000068 kg (150 lb) 3 July 1989 Grand Forks, ND United States University of North Dakota (NCAA)
18 F Fry, LyndseyLyndsey Fry 173 cm (5 ft 8 in) 700175000000000000075 kg (165 lb) 30 October 1992 Chandler, AZ United States Harvard Crimson (NCAA)
19 D Marvin, GiseleGisele Marvin 173 cm (5 ft 8 in) 700170000000000000070 kg (150 lb) 7 March 1987 Warroad, MN United States Boston Blades (CWHL)
21 F Knight, HilaryHilary Knight 180 cm (5 ft 11 in) 700184000000000000084 kg (185 lb) 12 July 1989 Sun Valley, ID United States Boston Blades (CWHL)
22 D Bellamy, KaceyKacey Bellamy 170 cm (5 ft 7 in) 700166000000000000066 kg (146 lb) 22 April 1987 Westfield, MA United States Boston Blades (CWHL)
23 D Picard, MichelleMichelle Picard 163 cm (5 ft 4 in) 700168000000000000068 kg (150 lb) 27 May 1993 Taunton, MA United States Harvard Crimson (NCAA)
24 D Pucci, JosephineJosephine Pucci 173 cm (5 ft 8 in) 700168000000000000068 kg (150 lb) 27 December 1990 Pearl River, NY United States Harvard Crimson (NCAA)
25 F Carpenter, AlexandraAlexandra Carpenter 168 cm (5 ft 6 in) 700173000000000000073 kg (161 lb) 13 April 1994 North Reading, MA United States Boston College Eagles (NCAA)
26 F Coyne, KendallKendall Coyne 157 cm (5 ft 2 in) 700157000000000000057 kg (126 lb) 25 May 1992 Palos Heights, IL United States Northeastern Huskies (NCAA)
28 F Kessel, AmandaAmanda Kessel 165 cm (5 ft 5 in) 700161000000000000061 kg (134 lb) 28 August 1991 Madison, WI United States Minnesota Golden Gophers (NCAA)
29 G McLaughlin, BrianneBrianne McLaughlin 175 cm (5 ft 9 in) 700158000000000000058 kg (128 lb) 20 June 1987 Sheffield Village, OH Canada Burlington Barracudas (CWHL)
30 G Schaus, MollyMolly Schaus 175 cm (5 ft 9 in) 700170000000000000070 kg (150 lb) 29 July 1988 Natick, MA United States Boston Blades (CWHL)
31 G Vetter, JessieJessie Vetter 173 cm (5 ft 8 in) 700168000000000000068 kg (150 lb) 19 December 1985 Cottage Grove, WI United States Oregon Outlaws (GLHL)

Coaching staff 2011[edit]

[6]

  • General Manager: Reagan Carey
  • Head Coach: Katey Stone
  • Assistant Coach: Mark Hudak
  • Assistant Coach: Hilary Witt
  • Team Leader: Dawn Strout
  • Equipment Manager: Brent Proulx
  • Team Doctor: Joan Bicker
  • Physiotherapist: Jill Radzinski
  • Team Video Coach: Brad Aldrich
  • Media Manager: Christy Cahill
  • Team Staff: Misha Donskov
  • Team Staff: Michael Boyle

Former rosters[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "United States". Iihf.com. Retrieved 2014-03-04. 
  2. ^ [1][dead link]
  3. ^ [2][dead link]
  4. ^ "2014 U.S. Olympic Women's Ice Hockey Team Roster". USA Hockey. Retrieved 18 January 2014. 
  5. ^ Team roster United States
  6. ^ "Entry List by Team". Stats.iihf.com. Retrieved 2014-03-04. 
  7. ^ "2008 U.S. Women’s National Under-18 Team" (DOC). USA Hockey, Inc. November 30, 2009. 

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