stop
Hockey mm
Uploaded Ad
Hockey vs. Union Banner
Courtesy: USA Hockey
USA won its fifth gold medal in the last seven years.
USA wins gold, UND athletes successful at Worlds
Courtesy: Derek Koenen, UND Athletic Media Relations
Release: 04/10/2013
Print RSS
Related Links

OTTAWA --- The 2013 International Ice Hockey Federations Women’s World Championship came to conclusion yesterday and was highlighted by the United States earning a 3-2 win over Canada to claim the gold medal.

It was the United States fifth gold medal in the last seven years and avenged its overtime loss to the Canadians in the gold-medal game of last year’s WWC on its home soil in Vermont.

In the top division tournament, UND had four current and one former student-athlete competing in the games representing four of the eight teams in the field.

North Dakota’s Jocelyne Lamoureux (Grand Forks, N.D.) and Monique Lamoureux (Grand Forks, N.D.) earned their third gold medals in four years with the United States, Michelle Karvinen (Rodovre, Denmark) led Finland to fourth place, Tanja Eisenschmid (Kaufbeuren, Germany) and Susanne Fellner (Fronhofen, Germany) helped Germany to fifth place while Sweden and Johanna Fallman (Lulea, Sweden) swept its relegation series to conclude in seventh place.

Karvinen received multiple individual awards including one of three Best Players of Each Team award, that is selected by the coaches, after leading Finland in goals (three), points (four), shots (18) and game-winning goals (two).

Monique Lamoureux, Karvinen and Eisenschmid each earned Best Player of the Game awards for their respective teams.

Two of the top scorers for the U.S., Jocelyne Lamoureux led the team in assists (five) while Monique Lamoureux was second on the team with four goals.

UND’s Josefine Jakobsen (Aalborg, Denmark), Andrea Dalen (Honofoss, Norway) and Jorid Dagfinrud (Sarpsborg, Norway) are currently competing for their respective countries in the Division I Women’s World Championship in Norway.

Click here for full results and statistics.

Junior Conner Avants led or shared the team in rebounding in all three games at the Rainbow Classic to open the season.
Last season was a year of many firsts for the North Dakota men's basketball program and the Fighting Hawks kept that trend going by opening the...  MORE
After spending time away from college hockey for a year, junior transfer, Nick Jones, has joined UND and become a key player so far this season....  MORE
Faith Dooley is the Big Sky Conference's all-time leader in total blocks with 661.
SACRAMENTO, Calif.-- North Dakota out-lasted an upset-minded Weber State team in the opening round of the Big Sky Conference Tournament, 3-1, Thursday...  MORE
SACRAMENTO, Calif.-- A trio of North Dakota volleyball players have earned All-Big Sky Conference First Team honors, announced Thursday by league...  MORE
Junior Lexi Klabo registered game highs with 22 points and 12 rebounds Wednesday at SDSU.
BROOKINGS, S.D.-- South Dakota State extended its home regular season winning streak to 11 with a 66-52 victory Wednesday evening over North Dakota in...  MORE
Uploaded Ad

Extras for the North Dakota fan

Partnership Opportunities
SitDownAndCheer
Mobile Apps