Russia vs. Sweden (4 pm ET)
Bronze Medal Game
United States vs. Canada (7:30 pm ET) Gold Medal Game
Switzerland 2 France 0*
Czech Republic 3 Finland 1**
United States 4 Sweden 0
Canada 4 Russia 0
*Relegation is over and Switzerland will compete next year because they won 2 out of the 3 games.
**Czech Republic finished in fifth place in the tournament.
“A lot of players look up to me on our team, so I try to think positively. Of course it helps that I was at the Olympics and other World Championships, but every player on the team is important, whether they went to the Olympics or not.” -Alina Müller, Team Switzerland
Thursday, 1/14: Semi-Finals
France vs. Switzerland (12 pm ET)*
Czech Republic vs. Finland (12 pm ET)**
United States vs. Sweden (4 pm ET)
Canada vs. Russia (7:30 pm ET)
*Relegation game: If Switzerland wins, they will compete next year. If France wins, they will play on Friday.
**Fifth-place game: The winner will determine fifth place in the entire tournament.
Switzerland 5 France 1
Sweden 3 Czech Republic 2
“When we were younger, we watched some French league games with my older brother and got interested in playing. I just wanted to play hockey and improve. I played with boys in U13, U15, some U18.” -Chloe Aurard, Team France
Tuesday, 1/12: Quarter-Finals
Switzerland vs. France (12 pm ET)*
Czech Republic vs. Sweden (4 pm ET)
Russia vs. Finland (7:30 pm ET)
Finland 3 Sweden 1
Switzerland 6 France 0
Russia 3 Czech Republic 2
United States 4 Canada 1
Valeriya Tarakonva broke the U18 World Championship record for games played by a goalie, taking the ice for the 11th time in 3 tournaments. Sadly, Russia lost to United States on Saturday. 3rd place in Group A is decided in Russia's game against Czech Republic today.
Finland vs. Sweden (12 pm ET)
Switzerland vs. France (2 pm ET)
Czech Republic vs. Russia (4 pm ET)
United States vs. Canada (7:30 pm ET)
Switzerland 2 Finland 0
Sweden 7 France 0
United States 6 Russia 0
Canada 11 Czech Republic 0
One century of this game and League is a wonderful milestone to celebrate. Let's hope to do this in the next century!