Canada 6 Germany 1

February 8, 2003
Hannover, Gemany

Canada captured gold at the European Air Canada Cup with a 6-1 win over the host German team in Hanover, Germany. 

Val Hall (Niagara Falls, ON) and Danielle Bourgeois (Edmonton, AB) opened up a 2-0 lead for Canada with goals in the first period.
 
Meagan Hunter (Oil Springs, ON), Heather Logan (Napanee, ON) and Hall, with her second, added goals in the second period as Canada opened up a commanding 5-0 lead through forty minutes of play.  
 
Germany’s Becker ruined Canadian goaltender Charline Labonte’s bid for a shutout at 0:20 of the final frame, giving the home side it’s only goal of the game.  Bourgeois added her second goal five minutes later, and Canada went on to a 6-1 win to capture the 2003 European Air Canada Cup.  Bourgeois was named Canada’s Player of the Game.

Game Summary
Box Score CAN

2

3

1

6

  GER

0

0

1

1

 

First Period/1re période
Scoring/Buts :
0:1    02:24min    Hall (Kingsburry, Perks)
0:2    16:27min    Bourgeois (Perks)

Penalties/Pénalités :
04:15min    2min    Oswald (D)    Halten/Holding
11:29min    2min    Becker (D)    Hoher Stock/High Sticking
13:37min    2min    Oswald (D)    Behinderung/Interference
Second Period/2e période
Scoring/Buts :
0:3    24:24min    Hunter (Eustace)
0:4    34:28min    Logan (Russel)
0:5    38:16min    Hall (McArthur)

Penalties/Pénalités :
21:44min    2min    Hall (CAN)    Haken/Hooking
32:11min    2min    Perks (CAN)    Behinderung/Interference
35:15min    2min    Valenti (D)    Halten/Holding
35:58min    2min    MacLeod (CAN)    Haken/Hooking
Third Period/3e période
Scoring/Buts :
1:5    40:20min    Becker (Valenti, Lanzl)
1:6    45:29min    Bourgeois (Laflamme)

Penalties/Pénalités :
44:28min    2min    Ziegenhals (D)    Behinderung/Interference
47:24min    2min    Seiler (D)    Body-checking
52:39min    2min    Pretty (CAN)    Behinderung/Interference
59:15min    2min    Frühwirt (D)    Body-checking

Goaltenders CAN 32 Labonté
  GER 30 Barrie
   

1t

2nd

3rd

Final

Shots on Goal by CAN

-

-

-

-

  GER

-

-

-

-

For more information:
Kalli Quinn Director, Female National Teams | Équipes nationales féminines