White Caps Turnhout

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White Caps Turnhout
City Turnhout, Belgium
League Belgian Hockey League
Founded 1981
Home arena Kempisch ijsstadion
Colours Blue, White

Website
http://www.white-caps.be/cms/
Franchise history
1981-present White Caps Turnhout

The White Caps Turnhout are an ice hockey team in Turnhout, Belgium. The White Caps play in the Belgian Hockey League and North Sea Cup. They play their home games in Kempisch Ijsstadion. They participate in the Belgian Cup tournament and the Belgian Elite League.

History[edit]

The club was founded in 1981, and won their first Belgian Hockey League title in 2004. They then won their first Belgian Cup in 2006, and repeated their success by winning it in 2007, 2008, and 2009. They also won the Belgian Championship in 2007, 2008, and 2011. They participated in ten games of the 2011-2012 season of the North Sea Cup before dropping out due to a lack of available players and their game results were annulled. The team returned to the all-Belgian Elite League for 2012-2013.

Season Results[edit]

Note: GP = Games played, W = Wins, OTW = Overtime Wins, OTL = Overtime Losses, L = Losses, GF = Goals for, GA = Goals against, Pts = Points

Season GP W OTW OTL L GF GA Pts Finish Playoffs
2012-2013 18 14 1 0 3 174 52 44 2nd, Belgian Elite League Lost Belgian Championship to Leuven Chiefs (1W-2L)
2011–12 - - - - - - - - Withdrew from North Sea Cup Lost Belgian Championship to HYC Herentals
2010–11 28 5 0 1 22 76 146 14 7th, North Sea Cup Won Belgian Championship vs. HYC Herentals (4-2)

Achievements[edit]

  • Belgian champion (4): 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011
  • Belgian Cup champion (4): 2004, 2007, 2008, 2009

IIHF Continental Cup[edit]

2012 Round 1 Continental Cup.[1] Hosted in Ankara, Turkey.

Team Country W L GF GA
White Caps Turnhout  Belgium 0 0 0 0
Başkent Yıldızları  Turkey 0 0 0 0
Tartu Kalev-Välk  Estonia 0 0 0 0
HC Metulla*  Israel 0 0 0 0
  • HC Metulla withdrew from tournament in July, 2011

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2012 Preliminary". Iihf.com. Retrieved 2011-08-11.