Game Summary

Slovakia  4 - Germany  3 (shootout)

Placement
Tuesday January 3, 2006
Moose Jaw, SK
Moose Jaw Civic Centre

SLOVAKS BEAT GERMANS IN SHOOTOUT

By Keith Borkowsky

REGINA — German and Slovakian power-play units kept the goal judges busy in the ninth-place game Tuesday at the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in Moose Jaw. But it was a shootout that gave Slovakia a 4-3 win.

Milan Kytnar clinched ninth place for his squad with the final shot. Slovakian Martin Stepan and Markus Ruderer scored for Germany in the shootout.

Ruderer and Dennis Reul scored first and second period goals respectively for Germany.

Martin Stepan and Kytnar countered with man-advantage goals for Slovakia.

Players of the game:
Germany: Dennis Reul
Slovakia: Martin Stepan

Box Score SVK
1
1
1
0 1
4
Compte GER
1
1
1
0 0
3

First Period/Première période

Scoring/Buts:
1. DEU Ruderer, (1) (Heyer, Eickmann), 12:37 (PP)
1. SVK Stepan, (2) (Grman, Bezak), 18:27 (PP)None/Aucun

Penalties/Pénalités:
1 - DEU Geiger, 5:35 - Roughing , 2 min (PP)
1 - SVK Vartovnik, 10:13 - Hooking , 2 min (PP)
1 - SVK Baca, 12:24 - High Sticking , 2 min (PP)
1 - DEU Rupprich, 13:29 - Slashing , 2 min (PP)
1 - DEU Geiger, 17:13 - Hooking , 2 min (PP)

Second Period/Deuxième période

Scoring/Buts:
2. SVK Kitnar, (2) (Babkovic, Ficko), 10:51 (PP)
2. DEU Geiger, (2) (Jost, Huebscher), 13:02 (PP)

Penalties/Pénalités:
2 - DEU Jost, 0:54 - Roughing , 2 min (PP)
2 - SVK Bais, 1:16 - Hooking , 2 min
2 - DEU Fischbach, 1:16 - Unsportsmanlike Cnd. , 2 min
2 - SVK Mertel, 4:17 - Tripping , 2 min (PP)
2 - DEU Rupprich, 8:57 - Holding , 2 min (PP)
2 - SVK Bezak, 11:11 - Slashing , 2 min (PP)
2 - SVK Babkovic, 13:26 - Hooking , 2 min (PP)

Third Period/Troisième période

Scoring/Buts:
3. SVK Stepan, (3) (Grman, Misura), 2:42 (PP)
3. DEU Huebscher, (2) (Jost, Reul), 7:31

Penalties/Pénalités:
3 - DEU Geiger, 0:20 - Checking from Behind , 2 min (PP)
3 - DEU Geiger, 0:20 - 10-Minute Misconduct , 10 min
3 - DEU Fischbach, 1:14 - Interference , 2 min (PP)

Overtime Period/Prolongation

Scoring/Buts:
None/Aucun

Penalties/Pénalités:
None/Aucun

Shootout/Shootout

Scoring/Buts:
Slovakia
15 Martin Stepan Goal
25 Josef Molnar No Goal
17 Matej Misura No Goal
16 Juraj Valach No Goal
10 Milan Kitnar Goal
Total: 2

Germany
21 Markus Ruderer No Goal
15 Patrick Geiger Goal
22 Steven Rupprich No Goal
16 Vadim Jost No Goal
17 Andre Huebscher No Goal
Total: 1


Goaltenders SVK Janus, Jaroslav
Gardiennes de but GER Pielmeier, Timo

Shots on Goal Team

1 p

2 p

3 p

OT

SO

Final

Shots on Goal SVK

12

7

13

8

1

41

Tirs au but GER

9

14

10

5

0

38


Referee/Arbitre -
Linesmen/Juges des lignes -

Attendance/Assistance 1462
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