HC Olomouc

HC Olomouc is an ice hockey team in the Czech Extraliga (first-level league) from Olomouc. They won the Extraliga championship in the 1993/1994 season. In 1997 the club sold the Extraliga license to HC Karlovy Vary, and was thus relegated to the second-level league.

HC Olomouc
HC Olomouc logo.png
NicknameMora, Kohouti (Roosters), Hanáci (Hanakoans)
CityOlomouc, Czech Republic
LeagueCzech Extraliga
Founded1955 (1955)
Home arenaZimní stadion Olomouc
(capacity: 5,500)
ColoursRed, white
   
Owner(s)Czech Republic Jan Tomajko
General managerCzech Republic Erik Fürst
Head coachCzech Republic Jan Tomajko
Czech Republic Zdeněk Moták
Websitewww.hc-olomouc.cz

HistoryEdit

On 18 April 2014 they returned to the Extraliga by finishing 2nd in the relegation playoffs. 2014/2015 season started very well and by the end of year, team was on 5th place and even beaten elite team, HC Sparta Praha. But then a rapid fall came and the team fell from 5th place to 13th, thus it had to play play-outs and then relegation play-offs. They ended on 1st place, staying in league with Piráti Chomutov. HC Slavia Praha and ČEZ Motor České Budějovice were relegated.

HonoursEdit

DomesticEdit

Czech Extraliga

Czech 1. Liga

1st. Czech National Hockey League

PlayersEdit

Current rosterEdit

Source: hc-olomouc.cz[2]Source: eliteprospects.com[3]As of May 2, 2021.

# Nat Player Pos S/G Age Acquired Birthplace
42   Branislav Konrád G R 33 2015 Nitra, Czechoslovakia
6   Tomáš Dujsík D R 28 2017 Brno, Czechoslovakia
41   Petr Strapáč LW L 31 2016 Ostrava, Czechoslovakia
23   Jiří Ondrušek D L 35 2005 Olomouc, Czechoslovakia
24   Vilém Burian RW L 33 2016 Třebíč, Czechoslovakia
3   David Škůrek D R 28 2012 Šternberk, Czech Republic
9   Jan Káňa LW L 29 2017 Zlín, Czechoslovakia
12   Jan Knotek C L 33 2013 Prague, Czechoslovakia
44   David Ostřížek LW L 30 2016 Frýdek-Místek, Czechoslovakia

Famous playersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Historie klubu at HC Olomouc official website
  2. ^ "Team Roster / HC Olomouc". www.hc-olomouc.cz. Retrieved 4 May 2021.
  3. ^ "Team Roster / HC Olomouc". www.eliteprospects.com. Retrieved 10 April 2021.

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