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. 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.

HC Olomouc
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CityOlomouc, Czech Republic
LeagueCzech Extraliga
Founded1955 (1955)
Home arenaZimní stadion Olomouc (capacity: 5,500)
Colours         
Owner(s)Czech Republic Jan Tomajko
Head coachCzech Republic Zdeněk Moták Czech Republic Jan Tomajko
Franchise history
1955-1965Spartak Moravia Olomouc
1965-1979TJ Moravia DS Olomouc
1979-1992TJ DS Olomouc
1992-1997HC Olomouc
1997-2001HC MBL Olomouc
2001–presentHC Olomouc
Czech Extraliga championships: 1 (1994)[1]


RosterEdit

Updated April 28, 2018

# Nat Player Pos S/G Age Acquired Birthplace
42   Branislav Konrád G R 32 2015 Nitra, Slovakia
7   Tomáš Dujsík D R 27 2017 Brno, Czech Republic
22   Jan Jaroměřský D L 31 2013 Turnov, Czech Republic
23   Jiří Ondrušek (A) D L 34 Olomouc, Czech Republic
43   Ludvík Rutar D L 20 2014 Brandýs nad Labem-Stará Boleslav, Czech Republic
65   Robin Staněk D L 31 2009 Zlín, Czech Republic
3   David Škůrek D R 26 Šternberk, Czech Republic
37   Martin Vyrůbalík (C) D L 39 2014 Hodonín, Czech Republic
24   Vilém Burian RW L 31 2016 Třebíč, Czech Republic
71   Jakub Herman LW L 28 2011 Přerov, Czech Republic
25   Zbyněk Irgl RW R 39 2018 Ostrava, Czech Republic
26   Aleš Jergl RW R 25 Kroměříž, Czech Republic
63   Jan Káňa RW L 28 2018 Zlín, Czech Republic
12   Jan Knotek (A) F L 32 2014 Prague, Czech Republic
39   Marek Laš F R 33 2015 Třebíč, Czech Republic
19   Rok Macuh LW L 22 2015 Maribor, Slovenia
60   Jakub Matai F L 26 2018 Kadaň, Czech Republic
44   David Ostřížek C L 29 2016 Frýdek-Místek, Czech Republic
27   Josef Podlaha F R 20 Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic
89   Roman Rác RW L 29 Dubnica nad Váhom, Slovakia
20   František Skladaný RW L 37 2016 Martin, Slovakia
41   Petr Strapáč LW L 30 2017 Ostrava, Czech Republic

Famous playersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Historie klubu at HC Olomouc official website

External linksEdit