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GAMEDAY: U18 Team Faces Czech Republic in U18WWC Opener

By, 01/08/16, 8:15AM MST


Team USA Looks to Defend Title

USA vs. Czech Republic

The 2016 U.S. Women’s National Under-18 Team opens the 2016 International Ice Hockey Federation Women’s Under-18 World Championship today, January 8, against Czech Republic at 4 p.m. ET at Meridian Centre in St. Catharines, Ontario. The match-up will be streamed live at

The U.S. and Czech Republic are meeting for the 12th time at the IIHF Under-18 Women’s World Championship. Team USA holds a perfect  11-0-0-0-record against the Czechs with the last meeting  taking place on Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2015, where Team USA  defeated Czech Republic, 5-0, in the semifinal round of the 2015 IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship.

Schedule for U18 WWC

Fri., Jan. 8 Czech Republic W, 6-0 Grace Zumwinkle
Sat., Jan. 9 Russia W, 6-0 Alex Woken
Mon., Jan. 11 Canada W, 4-1 Rebecca Gilmore
Thurs., Jan. 14 Sweden (Semifinal) W, 4-0 Natalie Heising
Fri., Jan. 15 Canada (Gold Medal Game) W, 3-2 OT Natalie Snodgrass

Wish Team USA Good Luck For The Game