Hockey Canada Network |
News
Canadian National Teams Win Three International Competitions Over the Weekend
NR.091.00
|
November 12, 2000
|
|

HANNOVER, GERMANY - Canada's National Men's Team captured the Deutschland Cup on Sunday, with a 5-2 victory over Germany in Hannover, Germany, capping off a great weekend for Canada in international competition.

Greg Parks, of Edmonton, AB, scored twice as Canada defeated Germany 5-2 in the final game of competition at the Deutschland Cup in front of 6754 spectators. Canada finished with a perfect 3-0 record to take first place in the round robin tournament.

Other scorers for Canada were Jason Miller, of Edmonton, AB, Dwayne Norris, of St. John's, NF and Mike Kennedy, of Vancouver, BC. Former NHLer Jason Muzzatti, of Toronto, ON, made 20 saves to earn the victory. Head coach Wayne Fleming and associate coach Mike Pelino guided Canada to the victory.

The win at the Deutschland Cup caps off a tremendous weekend for Canadian Teams in international hockey competitions.

Canada's National Women's Under 22 Team captured a Three Nations Tournament in Zuchwill, Switzerland on Saturday, with a 9-0 win over Germany. Canada finished the event with a unblemished 4-0 record against Senior Women's Teams from Switzerland and Germany. Canada outscored its opponents 28-3. Cherie Piper, of Scarborough, ON led all scorers with 6 goals and 1 assist in 4 games. Head Coach Karen Hughes was behind the bench for Canada, along with assistant coaches Nancy Wilson and Margot Page.

Also on Saturday, Canada's National Women's Team captured the Four Nations Cup with a 2-0 victory over USA in Provo, Utah. Goaltender Kim St-Pierre, of Châteauguay, QC made 28 saves for the shutout. Jennifer Botterill, of Winnipeg, MB, won the scoring championship with 3 goals and 6 assists, for 9 points in 4 games.


For more information:

André Brin
Director, Communications
Hockey Canada
403-777-4557
abrin@hockeycanada.ca

Francis Dupont
Manager, Media Relations/Communications
Hockey Canada
403-777-4564
fdupont@hockeycanada.ca

Jason LaRose
Manager, Content Services
Hockey Canada
403-777-4553
jlarose@hockeycanada.ca

Kristen Lipscombe
Coordinator, Communications
Hockey Canada
403-284-6427
klipscombe@hockeycanada.ca

Keegan Goodrich
Coordinator, Media
Hockey Canada
403-284-6484
kgoodrich@hockeycanada.ca

facebook.com/hockeycanada

twitter.com/hockeycanada

youtube.com/hockeycanadavideos

Videos
Photos
2014 WU18C: CAN 5 - GER 2
Apr 19, 2014
Ryan Gropp scored with 5:36 to go to help Canada to its second win.
2014 WU18C: CAN 3 - SWE 1
Apr 17, 2014
Virtanen scored twice to lead Canada to the tournament-opening win.
2014 WWU18C: CAN 5 – USA 1
Mar 30, 2014
U18 women win gold.
2014 WWU18C: CAN 1 – RUS 0 (OT)
Mar 29, 2014
Canada edges Russia in overtime.
2014 WWU18C: CAN 5 – CZE 0
Mar 26, 2014
Canadians shut out Czechs.
2014 WWU18C: CAN 7 – FIN 0
Mar 24, 2014
U18 women blank Finland.
2014 WWU18C: CAN 7 – JPN 1
Mar 23, 2014
Canada starts Worlds with win
2014 PARA: CAN 3 – NOR 0 (Bronze)
Mar 15, 2014
Billy Bridges scored a pair of goals to lead Canada to a Paralympic bronze.
2014 PARA: USA 3 – CAN 0 (Semifinal)
Mar 13, 2014
Corbin Watson made seven saves, but Canada will play for Paralympic bronze.
2014 PARA: CAN 1 – CZE 0 (Preliminary)
Mar 11, 2014
Westlake scored the lone goal to help Canada to a perfect preliminary round.
2014 PARA: CAN 4 – NOR 0 (Preliminary)
Mar 09, 2014
Adam Dixon scored twice to lead Canada to its second straight win in Sochi.
2010 OLYW: Flag Raising
Feb 10, 2010
Canada's National Women's Team taking part in the Flag Raising ceremony at the Olympic Village in Vancouver, B.C.
Schedule
Close
Credit  
Close
Photo Credit: