2005 IIHF Women's World Championship

The 2005 IIHF World Women's Championships was held April 2–9, 2005, in Linköping, at Cloetta Center, and Norrköping, at Himmelstalundshallen, in Sweden. USA won their first gold medal at the World Championships, defeating the defending champions Canada in a penalty shootout. Sweden won their first medal at the World Women Championships, defeating Finland 5 – 2 in the bronze medal game. The championship was expanded to nine teams for 2006, so there was no relegation at any level.

2005 IIHF Women's World Championship
2005 IIHF Women's World Championship.png
Tournament details
Host country Sweden
DatesApril 2–9
Teams8
Venue(s)2 (in 2 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Gold medal blank.svg United States (1st title)
Runner-up Silver medal blank.svg Canada
Third place Bronze medal blank.svg Sweden
Fourth place Finland
Tournament statistics
Matches played20
Goals scored121 (6.05 per match)
Attendance21,436 (1,072 per match)
Scoring leader(s)United States Krissy Wendell (9 points)
MVPKrissy Wendell
2004
2007

Top DivisionEdit

Preliminary roundEdit

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Canada 3 3 0 0 35 0 +35 6 Semifinals
2   Sweden (H) 3 2 0 1 8 12 −4 4
3   Russia 3 0 1 2 3 17 −14 1 5–8th place semifinals
4   Kazakhstan 3 0 1 2 3 20 −17 1
Source: IIHF
(H) Host.
2 April 2005
15:30
Sweden  3–1
(0–0, 2–1, 1–0)
  RussiaCloetta Center, Linköping
Attendance: 2,252

3 April 2005
20:00
Canada  13–0
(4–0, 6–0, 3–0)
  KazakhstanCloetta Center, Linköping
Attendance: 1,103

4 April 2005
20:00
Russia  0–12
(0–1, 0–4, 0–7)
  CanadaCloetta Center, Linköping
Attendance: 1,098
4 April 2005
20:00
Sweden  5–1
(0–0, 0–0, 5–1)
  KazakhstanHimmelstalundshallen, Norrköping
Attendance: 461

6 April 2005
16:00
Kazakhstan  2–2
(1–1, 0–1, 1–0)
  RussiaCloetta Center, Linköping
Attendance: 954
6 April 2005
20:00
Canada  10–0
(3–0, 4–0, 3–0)
  SwedenCloetta Center, Linköping
Attendance: 2,513

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   United States 3 3 0 0 23 3 +20 6 Semifinals
2   Finland 3 2 0 1 11 10 +1 4
3   China 3 0 1 2 6 16 −10 1 5–8th place semifinals
4   Germany 3 0 1 2 4 15 −11 1
Source: IIHF
3 April 2005
16:00
United States  8–2
(4–1, 2–0, 2–1)
  ChinaHimmelstalundshallen, Norrköping
Attendance: 214
3 April 2005
20:00
Finland  5–1
(3–0, 2–0, 0–1)
  GermanyHimmelstalundshallen, Norrköping

5 April 2005
20:00
Germany  0–7
(0–5, 0–1, 0–1)
  United StatesCloetta Center, Linköping
Attendance: 1,008
5 April 2005
20:00
Finland  5–1
(0–0, 4–1, 1–0)
  ChinaHimmelstalundshallen, Norrköping
Attendance: 210

6 April 2005
16:00
China  3–3
(1–1, 0–2, 2–0)
  GermanyHimmelstalundshallen, Norrköping
Attendance: 87
6 April 2005
20:00
United States  8–1
(2–0, 3–0, 3–1)
  FinlandHimmelstalundshallen, Norrköping
Attendance: 300

Placement roundEdit

BracketEdit

 
5–8th place semifinalsFifth place
 
      
 
8 April
 
 
  Russia1
 
9 April
 
  Germany2
 
  Germany3
 
8 April
 
  China0
 
  China3
 
 
  Kazakhstan0
 
Seventh place
 
 
9 April
 
 
  Russia1
 
 
  Kazakhstan (GWS)2

5–8th place semifinalsEdit

8 April 2005
15:00
China  3–0
(1–0, 1–0, 1–0)
  KazakhstanHimmelstalundshallen, Norrköping
Attendance: 42
8 April 2005
15:00
Russia  1–2
(1–1, 0–1, 0–0)
  GermanyHimmelstalundshallen, Norrköping
Attendance: 60

Seventh place gameEdit

9 April 2005
15:00
Russia  1–2 GWS
(1–0, 0–1, 0–0)
(OT: 0–0)
(SO: 0–1)
  KazakhstanHimmelstalundshallen, Norrköping
Attendance: 50

Fifth place gameEdit

9 April 2005
19:00
Germany  3–0
(1–0, 1–0, 1–0)
  ChinaHimmelstalundshallen, Norrköping
Attendance: 65

Final roundEdit

BracketEdit

 
SemifinalsFinal
 
      
 
8 April
 
 
  Canada3
 
9 April
 
  Finland0
 
  Canada0
 
8 April
 
  United States (GWS)1
 
  United States4
 
 
  Sweden1
 
Third place
 
 
9 April
 
 
  Finland2
 
 
  Sweden5

SemifinalsEdit

8 April 2005
16:00
Canada  3–0
(0–0, 2–0, 1–0)
  FinlandCloetta Center, Linköping
Attendance: 1,648
8 April 2005
20:00
United States  4–1
(0–1, 3–0, 1–0)
  SwedenCloetta Center, Linköping
Attendance: 2,192

Bronze medal gameEdit

9 April 2005
15:30
Finland  2–5
(1–1, 1–0, 0–4)
  SwedenCloetta Center, Linköping
Attendance: 2,536

FinalEdit

9 April 2005
19:00
Canada  0–1 GWS
(0–0, 0–0, 0–0)
(OT: 0–0)
(SO: 0–1)
  United StatesCloetta Center, Linköping
Attendance: 4,468

Final standingsEdit

    United States
    Canada
    Sweden
4   Finland
5   Germany
6   China
7   Kazakhstan
8   Russia

Awards and StatisticsEdit

Scoring leadersEdit

Pos Player Country GP G A Pts +/− PIM
1 Krissy Wendell   United States 5 4 5 9 +9 0
2 Jayna Hefford   Canada 5 6 2 8 +7 0
3 Hayley Wickenheiser   Canada 5 5 3 8 +8 6
4 Sarah Vaillancourt   Canada 5 3 5 8 +10 0
5 Caroline Ouellette   Canada 5 2 6 8 +7 0
6 Kelly Stephens   United States 5 3 4 7 +7 16
7 Jennifer Botterill   Canada 5 1 6 7 +6 4
8 Gillian Apps   Canada 5 4 2 6 +7 8
9 Satu Hoikkala   Finland 5 3 3 6 −2 6
9 Angela Ruggiero   United States 5 3 3 6 +12 10

GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/− = Plus-minus; PIM = Penalties In Minutes
Source: IIHF.com

Goaltending leadersEdit

(minimum 40% team's total ice time)

Pos Player Country TOI GA GAA Sv% SO
1 Kim St. Pierre   Canada 200:00 1 0.30 98.48 2
2 Chanda Gunn   United States 230:01 2 0.52 96.77 3
3 Stephanie Wartosch-Kürten   Germany 265:48 10 2.26 92.65 1
4 Natalya Trunova   Kazakhstan 279:27 19 4.08 91.12 0
5 Huo Lina   China 300:00 19 3.80 90.95 1

TOI = Time On Ice (minutes:seconds); GA = Goals Against; GAA = Goals Against Average; Sv% = Save Percentage; SO = Shutouts
Source: IIHF.com

  • Please note that Canadian goaltender Charline Labonté is listed first in the IIHF source, however they incorrectly list her as playing 40% of the teams minutes, she played 37.5%.

Directorate AwardsEdit

Media All-StarsEdit

Source:[1]

Division IEdit

The Division I IIHF World Women's Championships was held March 27 – April 2, 2005 in Romanshorn, Switzerland

  GP W T L GF GA Pts
   Switzerland 5 5 0 0 29 7 10
  Japan 5 4 0 1 18 8 8
  Czech Republic 5 2 1 2 13 9 5
  France 5 2 1 2 18 19 5
  Denmark 5 1 0 4 15 31 2
  Latvia 5 0 0 5 12 31 0

   Switzerland is promoted to the 2007 Women's World Ice Hockey Championships.

27 March 2005France  2–2  Czech Republic
27 March 2005Switzerland   11–0  Denmark
27 March 2005Latvia  1–5  Japan
28 March 2005Czech Republic  4–2  Denmark
28 March 2005Japan  5–1  France
28 March 2005Switzerland   5–2  Latvia
30 March 2005Denmark  9–4  Latvia
30 March 2005Japan  1–0  Czech Republic
30 March 2005Switzerland   7–2  France
01 April 2005Latvia  4–6  France
01 April 2005Czech Republic  1–3   Switzerland
01 April 2005Japan  5–3  Denmark
02 April 2005Czech Republic  6–1  Latvia
02 April 2005France  7–1  Denmark
02 April 2005Switzerland   3–2  Japan

StatisticsEdit

Scoring leadersEdit

Pos Player Country GP G A Pts +/− PIM
1 Hanae Kubo   Japan 5 5 3 8 +5 2
2 Stefanie Marty    Switzerland 5 4 3 7 +8 0
2 Christine Meier    Switzerland 5 4 3 7 +10 4
4 Sandra Cattaneo    Switzerland 5 3 4 7 +11 2
4 Kathrin Lehmann    Switzerland 5 3 4 7 +8 6
6 Fracoise Bidaud   France 5 5 1 6 +4 6
7 Daniela Diaz    Switzerland 5 3 3 6 +12 6
8 Inese Geca-Miljone   Latvia 5 4 1 5 −9 4
8 Beata Szelongova   Czech Republic 5 4 1 5 +3 4
10 Draha Fialova   Czech Republic 5 3 2 5 +1 4

GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/− = Plus-minus; PIM = Penalties In Minutes
Source: IIHF.com

Goaltending leadersEdit

(minimum 40% team's total ice time)

Pos Player Country TOI GA GAA Sv% SO
1 Patricia Elsmore-Sautter    Switzerland 240:00 5 1.25 95.05 1
2 Petra Smardova   Czech Republic 240:00 6 1.50 94.69 0
3 Azusa Nakaoku   Japan 178:30 4 1.34 94.03 1
4 Nolwenn Rousselle   France 137:13 6 2.62 90.91 0
5 Nanna Holm Glaas   Denmark 144:23 11 4.57 90.35 0

TOI = Time On Ice (minutes:seconds); GA = Goals Against; GAA = Goals Against Average; Sv% = Save Percentage; SO = Shutouts
Source: IIHF.com

Division IIEdit

The Division II IIHF World Women's Championships was held March 13–20, 2005 in Asiago, Italy

  GP W T L GF GA Pts
  Norway 5 4 0 1 21 6 8
  Italy 5 4 0 1 21 7 8
  Slovakia 5 4 0 1 16 8 8
  North Korea 5 2 0 3 12 15 4
  Austria 5 1 0 4 10 24 2
  Netherlands 5 0 0 5 6 26 0

  Norway is promoted to Division I for the 2007 Women's World Ice Hockey Championships

14 March 2005Slovakia  2–1  North Korea
14 March 2005Austria  0–3  Norway
14 March 2005Netherlands  0–5  Italy
15 March 2005Norway  2–3  Slovakia
15 March 2005North Korea  6–0  Netherlands
15 March 2005Italy  6–1  Austria
17 March 2005Norway  7–1  Netherlands
17 March 2005Austria  1–8  Slovakia
17 March 2005North Korea  1–6  Italy
18 March 2005Slovakia  3–2  Netherlands
18 March 2005North Korea  4–3  Austria
18 March 2005Italy  2–5  Norway
20 March 2005Norway  4–0  North Korea
20 March 2005Netherlands  3–5  Austria
20 March 2005Italy  2–0  Slovakia

StatisticsEdit

Scoring leadersEdit

Pos Player Country GP G A Pts +/− PIM
1 Line Oien   Norway 5 8 3 11 +11 2
2 Maria Leitner   Italy 5 7 3 10 +6 0
3 Denise Altmann   Austria 5 5 4 9 −4 6
4 Federica Zandegiacomo   Italy 5 5 2 7 +3 10
5 Hege Ask   Norway 5 3 4 7 +10 6
6 Petra Pravlíková   Slovakia 5 4 2 6 +3 2
7 Waltraud Kaser   Italy 5 2 4 6 +6 0
7 Sabina Florian   Italy 5 2 4 6 +3 10
9 Trine Martens   Norway 5 2 3 5 +6 2
10 Marte Carlsson   Norway 5 2 2 4 +1 6
10 Petra Jurčová   Slovakia 5 2 2 4 +2 4
10 Kim Nong-gum   North Korea 5 2 2 4 0 4
10 Eva Maria Schwarzler   Austria 5 2 2 4 +1 4

GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/− = Plus-minus; PIM = Penalties In Minutes
Source: IIHF.com

Goaltending leadersEdit

(minimum 40% team's total ice time)

Pos Player Country TOI GA GAA Sv% SO
1 Debora Monanari   Italy 226:58 3 0.79 96.10 2
2 Christine Smestad   Norway 300:00 6 1.20 95.45 2
3 Zuzana Tomčíková   Slovakia 300:00 8 1.60 91.49 0
4 Hong Kum-sil   North Korea 300:00 15 3.00 87.50 1
5 Helena Kysela   Netherlands 227:25 17 4.49 87.22 0

TOI = Time On Ice (minutes:seconds); GA = Goals Against; GAA = Goals Against Average; Sv% = Save Percentage; SO = Shutouts
Source: IIHF.com

Division IIIEdit

The Division III IIHF World Women's Championships was held March 3–9, 2005 in Cape Town, South Africa

  GP W T L GF GA Pts
  Slovenia 5 5 0 0 41 8 10
  Great Britain 5 4 0 1 42 6 8
  Belgium 5 2 1 2 7 20 5
  Hungary 5 2 0 3 16 14 4
  Australia 5 1 1 3 15 18 3
  South Africa 5 0 0 5 6 61 0

  Slovenia was promoted to Division II for the 2007 Women's World Ice Hockey Championships

03 March 2005Hungary  0–5  Great Britain
03 March 2005Belgium  0–6  Slovenia
03 March 2005South Africa  1–11  Australia
04 March 2005Great Britain  11–0  Belgium
04 March 2005Australia  0–3  Hungary
04 March 2005Slovenia  19–2  South Africa
06 March 2005Australia  1–1  Belgium
06 March 2005Great Britain  1–4  Slovenia
06 March 2005South Africa  1–9  Hungary
07 March 2005Slovenia  7–1  Australia
07 March 2005Hungary  0–3  Belgium
07 March 2005Great Britain  19–0  South Africa
09 March 2005Slovenia  5–4  Hungary
09 March 2005Australia  2–6  Great Britain
09 March 2005Belgium  3–2  South Africa

StatisticsEdit

Scoring leadersEdit

Pos Player Country GP G A Pts +/− PIM
1 Jasmina Rosar   Slovenia 5 12 18 30 +25 0
2 Pia Pren   Slovenia 5 10 9 19 +21 2
3 Danila Tominc   Slovenia 5 9 4 13 +15 2
4 Teresa Lewis   Great Britain 5 6 6 12 +12 6
5 Nicola Bicknell   Great Britain 5 5 6 11 +7 0
6 Angela Taylor   Great Britain 5 4 6 10 +6 2
7 Zoe Bayne   Great Britain 5 3 5 8 +14 8
8 Emily Turner   Great Britain 5 2 6 8 +7 2
9 Sharna Godfrey   Australia 5 2 4 6 +2 2
10 Lisa McMahon   Australia 5 5 0 5 −4 4
10 Laura Burke   Great Britain 5 5 0 5 +13 4

GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/− = Plus-minus; PIM = Penalties In Minutes
Source: IIHF.com

Goaltending leadersEdit

(minimum 40% team's total ice time)

Pos Player Country TOI GA GAA Sv% SO
1 Kelly Herring   Great Britain 120:00 0 0.00 100.00 2
2 Hedvika Korbar   Slovenia 260:00 3 0.69 96.05 2
3 Vicky Robbins   Great Britain 178:20 5 1.68 92.65 1
4 Kristy Bruske   Australia 196:53 7 2.13 90.54 1
5 Eszter Kokenyesi   Hungary 279:50 13 2.79 90.37 1

TOI = Time On Ice (minutes:seconds); GA = Goals Against; GAA = Goals Against Average; Sv% = Save Percentage; SO = Shutouts
Source: IIHF.com

Division IVEdit

The Division IV IIHF Women World Championships was held April 1–4, 2005 in Dunedin, New Zealand.

  GP W T L GF GA Pts
  South Korea 3 3 0 0 15 5 6
  New Zealand 3 1 1 1 9 9 3
  Romania 3 1 0 2 3 5 2
  Iceland 3 0 1 2 6 14 1

  South Korea was promoted to Division III at the 2007 Women's World Ice Hockey Championships

01 April 2005New Zealand  3–0  Romania
01 April 2005South Korea  8–2  Iceland
02 April 2005Romania  2–0  Iceland
02 April 2005South Korea  5–2  New Zealand
04 April 2005Romania  1–2  South Korea
04 April 2005Iceland  4–4  New Zealand

StatisticsEdit

Scoring leadersEdit

Pos Player Country GP G A Pts +/− PIM
1 Hwangbo Young   South Korea 3 8 2 10 +7 2
2 Shin So-jung   South Korea 3 2 3 5 +7 2
3 Jung Hye-sun   South Korea 3 1 3 4 +7 0
4 Alyx Anderson   New Zealand 3 3 0 3 +2 0
4 Sigrun Arnadottir   Iceland 3 3 0 3 −2 2
6 Han Ae-ri   South Korea 3 1 2 3 +7 2
7 Rachel Gabbard   New Zealand 3 2 0 2 +1 2
7 Cho Eun-hyun   South Korea 3 2 0 2 +1 0
9 Shiree Haslemore   New Zealand 3 1 1 2 +4 7

GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/− = Plus-minus; PIM = Penalties In Minutes
Source: IIHF.com

Goaltending leadersEdit

(minimum 40% team's total ice time)

Pos Player Country TOI GA GAA Sv% SO
1 Ma Sang-hee   South Korea 180:00 5 1.67 94.25 0
2 Beata Antal   Romania 180:00 5 1.67 93.59 1
3 Jenny Haskell   New Zealand 180:00 8 2.67 86.21 1
4 Gyda Sigurdardottir   Iceland 180:00 13 4.33 85.23 0

TOI = Time On Ice (minutes:seconds); GA = Goals Against; GAA = Goals Against Average; Sv% = Save Percentage; SO = Shutouts
Source: IIHF.com

CitationsEdit

  1. ^ Collins gem Hockey Facts and Stats 2009–10, pp.544–545, Andrew Podnieks, Harper Collins Publishers Ltd, Toronto, Canada, ISBN 978-1-55468-621-6

ReferencesEdit