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 Jussi Sipponen
Assistants Hulda Sigurðardóttir
Captain Linda Sveinsdóttir
Most games Steinunn Sigurgeirsdóttir (28)
Anna Águstsdóttir (28)
Most points Flosrun Johannesdóttir (22)
Hanna Heimisdóttir (22)
Team colors               
IIHF code ISL
Ranking
Current IIHF 30 Steady
Highest IIHF 29 (first in 2009)
Lowest IIHF 31 (2008)
First international
 South Korea 8–2 Iceland 
(Dunedin, New Zealand; 1 April 2005)
Biggest win
 Iceland 12–1 Turkey 
(Miercurea Ciuc, Romania; 30 March 2007)
Biggest defeat
 South Korea 8–2 Iceland 
(Dunedin, New Zealand; 1 April 2005)
IIHF World Women's Championships
Appearances 6 (first in 2005)
Best result 28th (2008, 2011)
International record (W–L–T)
25–46–4

The Icelandic women's national ice hockey team represents Iceland at the International Ice Hockey Federation's World Women's Ice Hockey Championship Division IIB. 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.

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[2]
  • 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)
  • 2015 – Finished in 30th place (4th in Division IIB)
  • 2016 – Finished in 29th place (3rd in Division IIB)
  • 2017 – Finished in 30th place (4th in Division IIB)

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

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