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 Paweł Jakubowski
Captain Katarzyna Frąckowiak
Most games Magdalena Czaplik (32)
Aleksandra Berecka (32)
Most points Karolina Pozniewska (53)
IIHF code POL
IIHF ranking 22 Steady
Highest IIHF ranking 22 (first in 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)
22–17–2

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.

Tournament record[edit]

World 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 Women's World Championship.

  • 2011 – Finished in 31st place (1st in Division V, promoted to Division IIB)
  • 2012 – Finished in 27th place (1st in Division IIB, promoted to Division IIA)
  • 2013 – Finished in 25th place (5th in Division IIA)
  • 2014 – Finished in 24th place (4th in Division IIA)
  • 2015 – Finished in 24th place (4th in Division IIA)

Olympic Games[edit]

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

Team[edit]

2011 roster[edit]

[2]

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]

[3]

  • Head Coach: Grzegorz Klich
  • Assistant Coach: Paweł Jakubowski
  • General Manager: Marta Zawadzka
  • Equipment Manager: Jarosław Chrapek
  • Physiotherapist: Tomasz Mydlarz
  • Team Staff: Halszka Zielińska

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