Hungary women's national ice hockey team

The Hungarian women's national ice hockey team represents Hungary at the International Ice Hockey Federation's IIHF World Women's Championships. The women's national team is controlled by Magyar Jégkorong Szövetség. As of 2016, Hungary has 477 female players.[2] The Hungarian women's national team is ranked 19th in the world.

Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)Magyar
AssociationHungarian Ice Hockey Federation
General ManagerJudit Jaso
Head coachPat Cortina
AssistantsKrisztián Budai
Mika Väärälä
CaptainFranciska Kiss Simon
Most gamesZsuzsanna Kolbenheyer (55)
Most pointsFanni Gasparics (36)
Team colors              
IIHF codeHUN
Ranking
Current IIHF12 Increase 2 (24 April 2020)[1]
Highest IIHF14 (2018)
Lowest IIHF27 (2010)
First international
Hungary  6–0  South Africa
(Székesfehérvár, Hungary; 19 March 1999)
Biggest win
Hungary  14–1  South Africa
Sheffield, Great Britain; 10 March 2007)
Biggest defeat
France  17–0  Hungary
(Tilburg, Netherlands; 9 February 2002)
World Championships
Appearances16 (first in 2000)
Best result11th (2019)
International record (W–L–T)
48–50–1

Tournament recordEdit

OlympicEdit

The Hungarian women's hockey team has never qualified for an Olympic tournament.

World ChampionshipsEdit

  • 2000 – Finished in 22nd place
  • 2001 – Finished in 24th place
  • 2003 – Finished in 24th place (4th in Division III)
  • 2004 – Finished in 24th place (3rd in Division III)
  • 2005 – Finished in 24th place (4th in Division III)
  • 2007 – Finished in 25th place (4th in Division III)
  • 2008 – Finished in 26th place (5th in Division III)
  • 2009 – Division III canceled[3]
  • 2011 – Finished in 22nd place (3rd in Division III)
  • 2012 – Finished in 22nd place (2nd in Division IIA)
  • 2013 – Finished in 21st place (1st in Division IIA, Promoted to Division IB)
  • 2014 – Finished in 17th place (3rd in Division IB)
  • 2015 – Finished in 18th place (4th in Division IB)
  • 2016 – Finished in 15th place (1st in Division IB, Promoted to Division IA)
  • 2017 – Finished in 13th place (5th in Division IA)
  • 2018 – Finished in 12th place (3rd in Division IA)
  • 2019 – Finished in 11th place (1st in Division IA, Promoted to Top Division)
  • 2020 – Cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic[4]

2016 rosterEdit

Roster for the 2016 IIHF Women's World Championship Division I.[5]

Head coach: Tibor Marton

Goaltenders
Number Player Birthdate Club
1 Anikó Németh (1996-09-06) 6 September 1996 (age 23)   Kanadai Magyar Hokiklub
20 Renáta Poltzer (1997-10-16) 16 October 1997 (age 22)
Defensemen
Number Player Birthdate Club
16 Jelena Grković (1997-08-30) 30 August 1997 (age 22)   Kanadai Magyar Hokiklub
22 Bernadett Holzer (1998-05-22) 22 May 1998 (age 21)   Kanadai Magyar Hokiklub
5 Fruzsina Mayer (2000-07-16) 16 July 2000 (age 19)   Kanadai Magyar Hokiklub
9 Dorottya Medgyes (1996-03-09) 9 March 1996 (age 24)   University of North Dakota
2 Bernadett Németh (1996-09-06) 6 September 1996 (age 23)   Kanadai Magyar Hokiklub
14 Lotti Odnoga 1999   Vermont Academy
3 Enikő Tóth (1996-03-17) 17 March 1996 (age 24)   Kanadai Magyar Hokiklub
Forwards
Number Player Birthdate Club
17 Nóra Brgles (1991-01-25) 25 January 1991 (age 29)   SDE Stockholm
15 Réka Dabasi (1996-12-24) 24 December 1996 (age 23)   Kanadai Magyar Hokiklub
18 Tifani Horváth (1996-05-28) 28 May 1996 (age 23)   SC Weinfelden
10 Alexandra Huszák (1995-06-18) 18 June 1995 (age 24)   HK Arktik Universitet
8 Kinga Jókai Szilágyi 1997   Kanadai Magyar Hokiklub
24 Zsófia Jókai Szilágyi (1992-09-25) 25 September 1992 (age 27)   Luleå HF
12 Andrea Kiss (1996-12-04) 4 December 1996 (age 23)   SC Weinfelden
11 Hanna Pintér (1998-03-30) 30 March 1998 (age 22)   Kanadai Magyar Hokiklub
21 Lili Pintér (1996-11-07) 7 November 1996 (age 23)   SDE Stockholm
6 Alexandra Rónai 1993   Kanadai Magyar Hokiklub
4 Vivien Somogyi (1995-04-12) 12 April 1995 (age 25)   Kanadai Magyar Hokiklub
23 Kitti Trencsényi (1992-08-30) 30 August 1992 (age 27)   Kanadai Magyar Hokiklub
7 Rebeka Ungár 1997   Kanadai Magyar Hokiklub

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "IIHF Women's World Ranking". IIHF. 24 April 2020. Retrieved 24 April 2020.
  2. ^ IIHF, http://www.iihf.com/iihf-home/countries/hungary.html
  3. ^ 2009 Women's Division III, IV and V all Cancelled, http://forums.internationalhockey.net/showthread.php?t=7423
  4. ^ "Women's Worlds cancelled". iihf.com. 7 March 2020.
  5. ^ http://www.jegkorongblog.hu/2016/03/28/marton-tibor-kihirdette-a-noi-valogatott-vb-keretet/#post-164423

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