2009 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship

The 2009 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship was the second holding of the World Women's U18 Championships, the premier International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) tournament for top division national women's junior ice hockeyteams. It was held from 5 January through 10 January 2009, in Füssen, Germany. Eight teams competed in the Top Division tournament.[1] Team USA won the tournament for the second time and the Swiss national U18 team was relegated to Division I.

2009 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship
Eishockey-Weltmeisterschaft der U18-Juniorinnen 2009 (German)
2009 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship.png
Tournament details
Host country Germany
Dates5–10 January 2009
Teams8
Venue(s)2 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Gold medal blank.svg United States (2nd title)
Runner-up Silver medal blank.svg Canada
Third place Bronze medal blank.svg Sweden
Tournament statistics
Matches played20
Goals scored172 (8.6 per match)
Attendance4,810 (241 per match)
Scoring leader(s)United States Amanda Kessel
(19 points)
2008
2010

The 2009 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship – Division I was the first holding of an IIHF World Women's U18 Championship for the newly formed Division I. It was held from 28 December 2008 through 2 January 2009, in Chambéry, France. Five teams competed in the Division I tournament.[2] The Japanese national U18 team won the tournament and gained promotion to the Top Division.

Top DivisionEdit

TeamsEdit

The following teams participated in the championship:

Preliminary roundEdit

All times are local (UTC+1).

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W OTW OTL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   United States 3 3 0 0 0 37 2 +35 9 Semifinals
2   Sweden 3 2 0 0 1 16 11 +5 6
3   Russia 3 1 0 0 2 6 25 −19 3 5–8th place semifinals
4   Germany 3 0 0 0 3 3 24 −21 0
Source: IIHF
5 January 2009
19:30
United States  17–0
(9–0, 4–0, 4–0)
  RussiaFüssen Rink II
Attendance: 104
5 January 2009
20:00
Sweden  8–1
(1–1, 1–0, 6–0)
  GermanyFüssen Arena
Attendance: 650
6 January 2009
19:30
Sweden  6–1
(1–1, 3–0, 2–0)
  RussiaFüssen Rink II
Attendance: 53
6 January 2009
20:00
Germany  0–11
(0–4, 0–5, 0–2)
  United StatesFüssen Arena
Attendance: 550
7 January 2009
19:30
United States  9–2
(3–0, 2–1, 4–1)
  SwedenFüssen Rink II
Attendance: 201
7 January 2009
20:00
Russia  5–2
(1–0, 1–0, 3–2)
  GermanyFüssen Arena
Attendance: 300

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W OTW OTL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Canada 3 3 0 0 0 35 1 +34 9 Semifinals
2   Czech Republic 3 1 0 1 1 8 18 −10 4
3    Switzerland 3 1 0 0 2 8 26 −18 3 5–8th place semifinals
4   Finland 3 0 1 0 2 5 11 −6 2
Source: IIHF
5 January 2009
16:00
Czech Republic  1–2 GWS
(1–1, 0–0, 0–0)
(OT: 0–0)
(SO: 0–1)
  FinlandFüssen Rink II
Attendance: 86
5 January 2009
16:30
Canada  16–1
(4–0, 6–1, 6–0)
   SwitzerlandFüssen Arena
Attendance: 166
6 January 2009
16:00
Czech Republic  7–3
(2–1, 1–0, 4–2)
   SwitzerlandFüssen Rink II
Attendance: 161
6 January 2009
16:30
Finland  0–6
(0–1, 0–3, 0–2)
  CanadaFüssen Arena
Attendance: 310
7 January 2009
16:00
Switzerland   4–3
(0–1, 4–2, 0–0)
  FinlandFüssen Rink II
Attendance: 78
7 January 2009
16:30
Canada  13–0
(3–0, 4–0, 6–0)
  Czech RepublicFüssen Arena
Attendance: 150

Placement RoundEdit

5–8th place semifinalsEdit

9 January 2009
16:00
Switzerland   1–2 GWS
(0–0, 1–1, 0–0)
(OT: 0–0)
(SO: 0–1)
  GermanyFüssen Rink II
Attendance: 225
9 January 2009
19:30
Russia  1–2 OT
(1–0, 0–1, 0–0)
(OT: 0–1)
  FinlandFüssen Rink II
Attendance: 85

7th place gameEdit

10 January 2009
12:00
Switzerland   2–3 GWS
(1–2, 1–0, 0–0)
(OT: 0–0)
(SO: 0–1)
  RussiaFüssen Rink II
Attendance: 97

   Switzerland is relegated to the 2010 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship – Division I.

5th place gameEdit

10 January 2009
15:30
Germany  1–2
(1–0, 0–1, 0–1)
  FinlandFüssen Rink II
Attendance: 274

Playoff RoundEdit

BracketEdit

  Semifinals     Final
                 
  A1   United States 18  
  B2   Czech Republic 0    
      A1   United States 3
      B1   Canada 2
  B1   Canada 6    
  A2   Sweden 1   Bronze medal game
 
A2   Sweden 9
  B2   Czech Republic 1

SemifinalsEdit

9 January 2009
16:30
  Canada6–1
(0–0, 3–1, 3–0)
  SwedenFüssen Arena
Attendance: 200
9 January 2009
20:00
United States  18–0
(8–0, 6–0, 4–0)
  Czech RepublicFüssen Arena
Attendance: 300

Bronze medal gameEdit

10 January 2009
14:00
Sweden  9–1
(4–0, 3–0, 2–1)
  Czech RepublicFüssen Arena
Attendance: 120

FinalEdit

10 January 2009
17:30
United States  3–2 OT
(1–0, 1–1, 0–1)
(OT: 1–0)
  CanadaFüssen Arena
Attendance: 700

Final standingsEdit

StatisticsEdit

Scoring leadersEdit

List shows the top skaters sorted by points, then goals. If the list exceeds 10 skaters because of a tie in points, all of the tied skaters are shown.

Player GP G A Pts +/− PIM POS
  Amanda Kessel 5 6 13 19 +17 2 FW
  Kendall Coyne 5 8 7 15 +14 2 FW
  Mélodie Daoust 5 6 6 12 +11 4 FW
  Cecilia Östberg 5 6 6 12 +8 4 FW
  Marie-Philip Poulin 5 5 7 12 +10 2 FW
  Jessica Wong 5 4 8 12 +10 0 FW
  Madison Packer 5 6 5 11 +13 14 FW
  Brittany Ammerman 5 5 5 10 +16 2 FW
  Klara Myrén 5 2 8 10 +4 14 FW
  Brianna Decker 5 8 1 9 +15 4 FW

GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/− = Plus/Minus; PIM = Penalties In Minutes; POS = Position
Source: IIHF

Goaltending leadersEdit

Only the top five goaltenders, based on save percentage, who have played 40% of their team's minutes are included in this list.

Player TOI SA GA GAA Sv% SO
  Alex Rigsby 186:47 72 4 1.28 94.74 1
  Anna Prugova 255:25 207 17 3.99 92.41 0
  Roxanne Douville 186:47 44 4 1.28 91.67 1
  Susanna Airaksinen 307:12 130 13 2.54 90.91 0
  Jule Flotgen 266:31 183 21 4.73 89.71 0

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

Tournament awardsEdit

Best players selected by the directorate:[3]

Division IEdit

The tournament was held in Chambéry, France, from December 28, 2008 to January 2, 2009.

Team GP W OTW OTL L GF GA PTS
  Japan 4 4 0 0 0 18 5 12
  France 4 2 1 0 1 9 7 8
  Slovakia 4 2 0 1 1 11 14 7
  Austria 4 1 0 0 3 8 13 3
  Norway 4 0 0 0 4 9 16 0

  Japan is promoted to the Top Division for the 2010 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship.

External linksEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Top Division Statistics
  2. ^ Division I Statistics
  3. ^ "Best players selected by the directorate" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 16 January 2018. Retrieved 30 December 2017.