Switzerland women's national ice hockey team

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Switzerland
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s) Eisgenossen (Enjoyed Ice)
Association Schweizerischer Eishockeyverband
Head coach Gian-Marco Crameri
Assistants Cyndy Kenyon
Captain Julia Marty
IIHF code SUI
IIHF ranking 4 Decrease1
Highest IIHF ranking 3 (2014)
Lowest IIHF ranking 9 (first in 2003)
Team colors               
Switzerland national hockey team jerseys - 2014 Winter Olympics.png
First international
 Canada 10–0 Switzerland  
(North York or Mississauga, Ontario, Canada; April 21, 1987)
Biggest win
  Switzerland 21–2 France 
(Basel, Switzerland; December 29, 1989)
Biggest defeat
 United States 17–0 Switzerland  
(Tampere, Finland; April 20, 1992)
IIHF World Women's Championships
Appearances 13 (first in 1990)
Best result 3rd Bronze (2012)
Olympics
Appearances 3 (first in 2006)
Medals Bronze medal.svg Bronze (2014)
International record (W–L–T)
173–125–26
Switzerland women's national ice hockey team
Medal record
Women's ice hockey
Competitor for   Switzerland
IIHF World Women's Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2012 United States Team

The Swiss women's national ice hockey team represents Switzerland at the International Ice Hockey Federation's IIHF World Women's Championships. The women's national team is controlled by the Schweizerischer Eishockeyverband. Switzerland is currently ranked 5th in the world in women's ice hockey. Switzerland has 1043 female players at 2011.[1][2]

Tournament record[edit]

Olympic[edit]

  • 2006 – Finished in 7th place
  • 2010 – Finished in 5th place
  • 20143rd Won Bronze Medal

World Championship[edit]

  • 1990 – Finished in 5th place
  • 1992 – Finished in 8th place
  • 1994 – Finished in 7th place
  • 1997 – Finished in 7th place
  • 1999 – Finished in 8th place (Demoted to Division I)
  • 2000 – Finished in 10th place
  • 2001 – Finished in 9th place (1st in Division I, Promoted to Top Division)
  • 2004 – Finished in 8th place (Demoted to Division I)
  • 2005 – Finished in 9th place (1st in Division I, Promoted to Top Division)
  • 2007 – Finished in 5th place
  • 2008 – Finished in 4th place
  • 2009 – Finished in 7th place
  • 2011 – Finished in 6th place
  • 20123rd Won Bronze Medal
  • 2013 – Finished in 6th place
  • 2015 – Finished in 6th place

European Championship[edit]

  • 1989 – Finished in 5th place
  • 1991 – Finished in 5th place
  • 1993 – Finished in 5th place
  • 19953rd Won Bronze Medal
  • 1996 – Finished in 5th place

Team[edit]

Current roster[edit]

Roster for the 2015 IIHF Women's World Championship.[3]

Head coach: Gian-Marco Crameri

No. Pos. Name Height Weight Birthdate Team
1 G Janine Alder 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) 700155000000000000055 kg (121 lb) (1995-07-05) July 5, 1995 (age 20) Switzerland EHC Winterthur
2 D Céline Abgottspon 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) 700176000000000000076 kg (168 lb) (1995-11-24) November 24, 1995 (age 19) Switzerland HC Lugano
3 D Sarah ForsterA 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in) 700164000000000000064 kg (141 lb) (1993-03-19) March 19, 1993 (age 22) Sweden Linkopings HC
6 D Julia MartyC 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in) 700169000000000000069 kg (152 lb) (1988-04-16) April 16, 1988 (age 27) Switzerland SC Reinach
7 F Lara Stalder 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in) 700165000000000000065 kg (143 lb) (1994-05-15) May 15, 1994 (age 21) United States Univ. of Minnesota Duluth
9 F Stefany Marty 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in) 700170000000000000070 kg (150 lb) (1988-04-16) April 16, 1988 (age 27) Sweden Linkopings HC
10 D Reica Staiger 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in) 700163000000000000063 kg (139 lb) (1996-11-08) November 8, 1996 (age 18) Switzerland EHC Winterthur
11 D Sabrina Zollinger 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) 700165000000000000065 kg (143 lb) (1993-03-27) March 27, 1993 (age 22) Switzerland ZSC Lions
14 F Romy Eggimann 1.58 m (5 ft 2 in) 700157000000000000057 kg (126 lb) (1995-09-29) September 29, 1995 (age 19) Switzerland HC Lugano
15 F Monika Waidacher 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in) 700170000000000000070 kg (150 lb) (1990-07-09) July 9, 1990 (age 25) Switzerland ZSC Lions
16 F Nina Waidacher 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) 700165000000000000065 kg (143 lb) (1992-08-23) August 23, 1992 (age 22) United States College of St. Scholastica
18 F Evelina RaselliA 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in) 700163000000000000063 kg (139 lb) (1992-05-03) May 3, 1992 (age 23) Switzerland HC Lugano
21 D Laura Benz 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in) 700163000000000000063 kg (139 lb) (1992-08-25) August 25, 1992 (age 22) Switzerland ZSC Lions
22 D Livia Altmann 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) 700165000000000000065 kg (143 lb) (1994-12-13) December 13, 1994 (age 20) Switzerland ZSC Lions
24 D Shannon Sigrist 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in) 700162000000000000062 kg (137 lb) (1999-04-20) April 20, 1999 (age 16) Switzerland GCK Lions
25 F Alina Müller 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) 700154000000000000054 kg (119 lb) (1998-03-12) March 12, 1998 (age 17) Switzerland Kloten Flyers
26 F Dominique Rüegg 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in) 700170000000000000070 kg (150 lb) (1996-02-05) February 5, 1996 (age 19) Switzerland EHC Uzwil
30 G Sandra Heim 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) 700156000000000000056 kg (123 lb) (1995-06-25) June 25, 1995 (age 20) Switzerland EV Bomo Thun
41 G Florence Schelling 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) 700165000000000000065 kg (143 lb) (1989-03-09) March 9, 1989 (age 26) Switzerland EHC Bülach
51 F Laura Trachsel 1.61 m (5 ft 3 in) 700165000000000000065 kg (143 lb) (1994-01-16) January 16, 1994 (age 21) Switzerland SC Weinfelden
63 F Anja Stiefel 1.60 m (5 ft 3 in) 700162000000000000062 kg (137 lb) (1990-08-09) August 9, 1990 (age 24) Switzerland HC Lugano
88 F Phoebe Staenz 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in) 700162000000000000062 kg (137 lb) (1994-01-07) January 7, 1994 (age 21) United States Yale Univ.
92 D Sandra Thalmann 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in) 700171000000000000071 kg (157 lb) (1992-12-18) December 18, 1992 (age 22) Switzerland SC Reinach

Team staff[edit]

  • Head Coach: Gian-Marco Crameri
  • Assistant Coach: Cyndy Kenyon
  • Team Leader: Roger Müller
  • Equipment Manager: Thomas Naf
  • Team Doctor: Thomas Hesse
  • Physiotherapist: Sabine van Salis

References[edit]

External links[edit]