The 2012 U.S. Women's National Under-18 Team dominated the preliminary round, racking up shutout wins against both Russia (8-0) and Sweden (7-0) and defeating Czech Republic 13-1. The U.S. downed Germany 7-1 in the semifinal, but fell to rival Canada 3-0 in the gold-medal game. The United States finished the competition 4-0-0-1 (W-OTW-OTL-L).
|DATE||OPPONENT||RESULT/RECAP||U.S. PLAYER OF THE GAME|
|Dec. 31||Russia||W, 8-0||Haley Skarupa|
|Jan. 1||Sweden||W, 7-0||Anne Pankowski|
|Jan. 3||Czech Republic||W, 13-1||Alex Carpenter|
|Jan. 6||Germany||W, 7-1||Courtney Burke|
|Jan. 7||Canada (Gold Medal Game)||L, 0-3||Haley Skarupa|
|Alex Carpenter||Best Forward|