2017 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships – Division I

The 2017 World Junior Ice Hockey Championship Division I was played in two groups of six teams each. In each group the first-placed team is promoted to a higher level, while the last-placed team is relegated to a lower level. Divisions I A and I B represent the second and the third tier of the IIHF World U20 Championship. To be eligible as a "junior" a player cannot be born earlier than 1997.

2017 IIHF U20 World Championship
Division I
2017 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships – Division I.png
Tournament details
Host countries Germany
 Hungary
Dates11 – 17 December 2016
Teams12
Venue(s)2 (in 2 host cities)
2016
2018

Division I AEdit

The Division I A tournament was played in Bremerhaven, Germany, from 11 to 17 December 2016.[1]

2017 IIHF U20 World Championship
Division I A
Tournament details
Host country  Germany
Dates11 – 17 December 2016
Teams6
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Tournament statistics
Matches played15
Goals scored92 (6.13 per match)
Attendance22,487 (1,499 per match)
Scoring leader(s)  Gabin Ville
(12 points)

ParticipantsEdit

Team Qualification
  Belarus placed 10th in the Top Division last year and were relegated
  Austria placed 2nd in Division I A last year
  Kazakhstan placed 3rd in Division I A last year
  Norway placed 4th in Division I A last year
  Germany placed 5th in Division I A last year
  France placed 1st in Division I B last year and were promoted

Final StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W OTW OTL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1   Belarus 5 4 0 1 0 20 10 +10 13 Promoted to Top Division
2   Germany (H) 5 3 1 0 1 17 13 +4 11
3   France 5 2 0 0 3 16 19 −3 6[a]
4   Kazakhstan 5 2 0 0 3 14 16 −2 6[a]
5   Austria 5 2 0 0 3 15 17 −2 6[a]
6   Norway 5 1 0 0 4 10 17 −7 3 Relegation to Division I B
Source: IIHF
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) result against closest best-ranked team outside tied teams; 6) result against second-best-ranked team outside tied teams; 7) seeding before tournament.
(H) Host.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b c In head-to-head games France had 6 Pts, Kazakhstan had 3 Pts, and Austria 0 Pts.

ResultsEdit

All times are local (UTC+1).

11 December 2016
13:00
France  3–6
(1–2, 1–3, 1–1)
  BelarusArena BHV, Bremerhaven
Attendance: 1,742
11 December 2016
16:30
Germany  5–3
(2–0, 2–2, 1–1)
  KazakhstanArena BHV, Bremerhaven
Attendance: 1,829
11 December 2016
20:00
Norway  3–6
(1–2, 1–2, 1–2)
  AustriaArena BHV, Bremerhaven
Attendance: 1,838
12 December 2016
13:00
Kazakhstan  1–3
(0–0, 1–1, 0–2)
  FranceArena BHV, Bremerhaven
Attendance: 1,609
12 December 2016
16:30
Belarus  4–2
(1–1, 0–1, 3–0)
  NorwayArena BHV, Bremerhaven
Attendance: 1,637
12 December 2016
20:00
Austria  3–0
(1–0, 2–0, 0–0)
  GermanyArena BHV, Bremerhaven
Attendance: 1,714
14 December 2016
13:00
Austria  3–6
(2–2, 1–1, 0–3)
  KazakhstanArena BHV, Bremerhaven
Attendance: 1,590
14 December 2016
16:30
France  2–3
(1–2, 0–0, 1–1)
  NorwayArena BHV, Bremerhaven
Attendance: 1,666
14 December 2016
20:00
Belarus  3–4 GWS
(2–2, 0–0, 1–1)
(OT: 0–0)
(SO: 0–2)
  GermanyArena BHV, Bremerhaven
Attendance: 1,792
15 December 2016
13:00
Austria  3–4
(0–1, 0–2, 3–1)
  FranceArena BHV, Bremerhaven
Attendance: 471
15 December 2016
16:30
Kazakhstan  1–3
(0–2, 0–1, 1–0)
  BelarusArena BHV, Bremerhaven
Attendance: 518
15 December 2016
20:00
Norway  0–2
(0–0, 0–0, 0–2)
  GermanyArena BHV, Bremerhaven
Attendance: 609
17 December 2016
13:00
Kazakhstan  3–2
(0–0, 2–0, 1–2)
  NorwayArena BHV, Bremerhaven
Attendance: 1,766
17 December 2016
16:30
Belarus  4–0
(1–0, 2–0, 1–0)
  AustriaArena BHV, Bremerhaven
Attendance: 1,804
17 December 2016
20:00
Germany  6–4
(2–0, 2–2, 2–2)
  FranceArena BHV, Bremerhaven
Attendance: 1,902

StatisticsEdit

Top 10 scorersEdit

Pos Player Country GP G A Pts +/- PIM
1 Gabin Ville   France 5 4 8 12 +1 0
2 Bastien Maia   France 5 5 5 10 +2 2
3 Ruslan Vasilchuk   Belarus 5 4 6 10 +7 2
4 Andrei Belevich   Belarus 5 6 3 9 +5 6
5 Alexandre Texier   France 5 1 7 8 +1 4
6 Jakob Mayenschein   Germany 5 3 3 6 +4 16
7 Tobias Eder   Germany 5 2 4 6 +4 8
8 Yevgeni Astankov   Belarus 5 1 5 6 +5 0
9 Sebastian Johansen   Norway 5 3 2 5 –1 4
10 Lukas Haudum   Austria 5 2 3 5 –1 12
10 Christoph Korner   Germany 5 2 3 5 +4 2
10 Christof Kromp   Austria 5 2 3 5 –2 4
10 Kirill Panyukov   Kazakhstan 5 2 3 5 –4 28
10 Christof Wappis   Austria 5 2 3 5 +5 4

source:IIHF

Goaltending leadersEdit

(minimum 40% team's total ice time)

Pos Player Country MINS GA Sv% GAA SO
1 Jens Kristian Lillegrend   Norway 296:39 15 89.93 3.03 0
2 Raphael Garnier   France 159:53 9 89.77 3.38 0
3 Nikita Boyarkin   Kazakhstan 299:23 15 89.73 3.01 0
4 Mirko Pantkowski   Germany 216:23 7 89.71 1.94 1
5 Alexander Osipkov   Belarus 305:00 10 88.37 1.97 1

source:IIHF

AwardsEdit

Best Players Selected by the DirectorateEdit

Division I BEdit

The Division I B tournament was played in Budapest, Hungary, from 11 to 17 December 2016.[2]

2017 IIHF U20 World Championship
Division I B
Tournament details
Host country  Hungary
Dates11 – 17 December 2016
Teams6
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Tournament statistics
Matches played15
Goals scored92 (6.13 per match)
Attendance5,373 (358 per match)
Scoring leader(s)  Alan Lyszczarczyk
(11 points)

ParticipantsEdit

Team Qualification
  Italy placed 6th in Division I A last year and were relegated
  Poland placed 2nd in Division I B last year
  Great Britain placed 3rd in Division I B last year
  Ukraine placed 4th in Division I B last year
  Slovenia placed 5th in Division I B last year
  Hungary placed 1st in Division II A last year and were promoted

Final StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W OTW OTL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1   Hungary (H) 5 4 0 0 1 21 12 +9 12 Promoted to Division I A
2   Poland 5 3 1 0 1 21 16 +5 11
3   Slovenia 5 2 1 0 2 21 13 +8 8
4   Italy 5 2 0 1 2 12 19 −7 7
5   Ukraine 5 1 1 0 3 9 13 −4 5
6   Great Britain 5 0 0 2 3 8 19 −11 2 Relegation to Division II A
Source: IIHF
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) result against closest best-ranked team outside tied teams; 6) result against second-best ranked team outside tied teams; 7) seeding before tournament.
(H) Host.

ResultsEdit

All times are local (UTC+1).

11 December 2016
13:00
Ukraine  2–4
(0–1, 0–1, 2–2)
  PolandIcecenter, Budapest
Attendance: 42
11 December 2016
16:30
Hungary  5–2
(1–0, 4–1, 0–1)
  ItalyIcecenter, Budapest
Attendance: 1,382
11 December 2016
20:00
Slovenia  4–3 OT
(0–0, 2–1, 1–2)
(OT: 1–0)
  Great BritainIcecenter, Budapest
Attendance: 100
12 December 2016
13:00
Italy  1–2 OT
(1–1, 0–0, 0–0)
(OT: 0–1)
  UkraineIcecenter, Budapest
Attendance: 48
12 December 2016
16:30
Great Britain  1–5
(0–3, 1–1, 0–1)
  HungaryIcecenter, Budapest
Attendance: 520
12 December 2016
20:00
Poland  5–3
(1–0, 2–1, 2–2)
  SloveniaIcecenter, Budapest
Attendance: 38
14 December 2016
13:00
Italy  0–7
(0–2, 0–1, 0–4)
  SloveniaIcecenter, Budapest
Attendance: 36
14 December 2016
16:30
Hungary  3–1
(1–1, 0–0, 2–0)
  UkraineIcecenter, Budapest
Attendance: 349
14 December 2016
20:00
Poland  3–2 GWS
(0–1, 1–1, 1–0)
(OT: 0–0)
(SO: 1–0)
  Great BritainIcecenter, Budapest
Attendance: 86
15 December 2016
13:00
Ukraine  1–4
(1–2, 0–2, 0–0)
  SloveniaIcecenter, Budapest
Attendance: 38
15 December 2016
16:30
Poland  5–4
(4–0, 1–0, 0–4)
  HungaryIcecenter, Budapest
Attendance: 1,120
15 December 2016
20:00
Great Britain  1–4
(0–3, 1–1, 0–0)
  ItalyIcecenter, Budapest
Attendance: 54
17 December 2016
13:00
Italy  5–4
(3–1, 1–1, 1–2)
  PolandIcecenter, Budapest
Attendance: 38
17 December 2016
16:30
Slovenia  3–4
(0–1, 3–0, 0–3)
  HungaryIcecenter, Budapest
Attendance: 1,480
17 December 2015
20:00
Great Britain  1–3
(0–1, 0–1, 1–1)
  UkraineIcecenter, Budapest
Attendance: 42

StatisticsEdit

Top 10 scorersEdit

Pos Player Country GP G A Pts +/- PIM
1 Alan Łyszczarczyk   Poland 5 4 7 11 0 6
2 Bartłomiej Jeziorski   Poland 5 6 4 10 +2 2
3 Andor Peter   Hungary 5 3 5 8 +5 0
3 Marcell Revesz   Hungary 5 3 5 8 +6 2
5 Nik Simsic   Slovenia 5 2 6 8 +3 12
6 Martin Sagi   Hungary 5 6 1 7 +8 2
7 Zan Jezovsek   Slovenia 5 4 3 7 +3 16
8 Blaz Tomazevic   Slovenia 5 2 4 6 +3 2
9 Kamil Wróbel   Poland 5 4 1 5 +7 2
10 Luka Maver   Slovenia 5 2 3 5 +3 4
10 Mateusz Gościński   Poland 5 2 3 5 +7 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 MINS GA Sv% GAA SO
1 Bogdan Dyachenko   Ukraine 180:00 8 92.59 2.67 0
2 Mark Vlahovic   Slovenia 241:41 8 92.38 1.99 1
3 Mykyta Petlenko   Ukraine 120:46 5 92.19 2.48 0
4 David Mark Kovacs   Hungary 191:38 8 91.75 2.50 0
5 Hannes Treibenreif   Italy 180:00 10 91.15 3.33 0

Source: IIHF.com

AwardsEdit

Best Players Selected by the DirectorateEdit

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit