Poland women’s national under-18 ice hockey team

2017 U18 Women’s World Championship: Poland beat Australia

The Australian Women’s national under-18 team have lost to Poland 2-8 in their second game of the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 Women’s World Championship Division I Group B tournament. Forward Madison Poole was named best Australian player of the game. In other games of the day France defeated Great Britain 2-0 and Denmark beat China 10-0. After two rounds Australia have moved up to fifth in the standings, six points behind table leaders Denmark. The teams have a rest day today before returning on Tuesday where Australia take on Great Britain. The last time these two teams met was at the 2016 Division I Qualification tournament where Australia lost 2-3.

For more information on the tournament see the page at IIHF.com.

– Australia 2-8 Poland (16:30, 7 January 2018, Satelite Arena). Game Card

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Denmark 2 2 0 0 0 6
Poland 2 2 0 0 0 6
France 2 2 0 0 0 6
Great Britain 2 0 0 0 2 0
Australia 2 0 0 0 2 0
China 2 0 0 0 2 0

Australian U18 Women lose opener to Poland

The Australian women’s national under-18 team have lost their opening game of the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 Women’s World Championship Division I Qualification tournament, losing to Poland 0-11. Forward Sara Sammons was named best Australian player of the match. In other games of the day Kazakhstan beat China 5-2, Italy defeated Great Britain 3-1 and Austria shutout Romania 12-0. After the end of the first round Australia is sitting last in Group B, trailing leaders Poland by three points, while Austria lead Group A. Australia take on Italy today in their second game of the tournament.

For more information see the tournament page at IIHF.com or follow the team on their Facebook page.

  • Poland 11 – 0 Australia (11:45, 7 January 2016, Nockhalle). Game Card

Group A standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Austria 1 1 0 0 0 3
Kazakhstan 1 1 0 0 0 3
China 1 0 0 0 1 0
Romania 1 0 0 0 1 0

Group B standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Poland 1 1 0 0 0 3
Italy 1 1 0 0 0 3
Great Britain 1 0 0 0 1 0
Australia 1 0 0 0 1 0