Ice Hockey in Switzerland

Ice hockey in Switzerland is governed by the Swiss Ice Hockey Federation. Switzerland has been a member of the International Ice Hockey Federation since 1908 and was a founding member of the IIHF. Switzerland Men’s national team their International debut in 1909, while the Women and Junior teams made their debuts 1987 & 1977. This page shows the history of the Men’s, Women & Junior national teams.


Men’s National Team
IIHF Member: November 23rd, 1908
Nickname: Eisgenossen
History:
Switzerland Men Official Results
Switzerland Men Unofficial Results
Switzerland Scoring Leaders
Other Facts:
First Official Game Played: January 23rd, 1909, 3-0 loss to England (Prince’s IHC
First Unofficial Game Played: January 8th, 1910, 8-1 loss to Oxford Canadians
Longest Official Winning Streak: (12) April 19th, 2013-May 18th, 2013
Longest Unofficial Winning Streak: (6) December 16th, 1963-December 15th, 1964
Longest Official Unbeaten Streak: (12) April 11th, 1996-February 6th, 1997
Longest Unofficial Unbeaten Streak: (6) December 16th, 1963-December 15th, 1964
Longest Official Losing Streak: (13) February 14th, 1922-February 1st, 1924
Longest Unofficial Losing Streak: (10) December 27th, 1967-November 7th, 1970
Biggest Official Win: 23-0 over Yugoslavia February 4th, 1939
Biggest Unofficial Win: 9-2 over Karhu-Kissat September 23th, 1971
Biggest Official Loss: 33-0 to Canada January 30th, 1924
Biggest Unofficial Loss: 16-1 to Czechoslovakia B November 16th, 1924
Medals:
World Championships: Silver: 1935, 2013, 2018, Bronze: 1928, 1930, 1937, 1939, 1948, 1950,
1951, 1953
Olympics: Bronze: 1928, 1948
European Championships: Gold: 1926, Bronze: 1924, 1925, 1932

 

#PROSTERTEAMS
1GK Sandro AeschlimannHC Davos
2GKLeonardo Genoni EV Zug
3DSanteri AlataloHC Lugano
4DDominik EgilHC Davos
5D Patrick GeeringHersey Bears (USA)
6DTobias GeisserZSC Lions
7DRoger KarrerGenève-Servette HC
8DDean KukanZSC Lions
9DChristian MartiZSC Lions
10DMirco MüllerZSC Lions
11FWAndres Ambühl HC Davos
12FWSven Andrighetto ZSC Lions
13FWChristoph BertschyFribourg-Gottéron
14FWEnzo CoviHC Davos
15FWNando EggenbergerSC Rapperswil-Jona Lakers
16FWGaëtan HaasEHC Biel-Bienne
17FW Grégory HofmannEV Zug
18FWKen JägerLausanne HC
19FWTyler MoySC Rapperswil-Jona Lakers
20FWInti Pestoni HC Ambri-Piotta)
21FWVincent PraplanGenève-Servette HC
22FWDamien Riat Lausanne HC
23FWNoah Rod Genève-Servette HC
24FWDario Simion EV Zug
25FW Calvin Thürkauf HC Lugano
 HCPatrick Fischer(11/04/22)

 

Women’s National Team
IIHF Member: November 23rd, 1908
Nickname: Eisgenossen
History:
Switzerland Women Official Results
Switzerland Women Unofficial Results
Switzerland Women Scoring Leaders
Other Facts:
First Official Game Played: December 22nd, 1987, 4-3 win over Denmark
First Unofficial Game Played: April 21st, 1987, 10-0 loss to Canada
Longest Official Winning Streak: (10) April 16th, 2017-November 10th, 2017
Longest Unofficial Winning Streak: (5) April 25th, 1987- December 23rd, 1987
Longest Official Unbeaten Streak: (10) April 8th, 2009-November 13th, 2009
Longest Unofficial Unbeaten Streak: (5) April 25th, 1987- December 23rd, 1987
Longest Official Losing Streak: (6) March 30th, 2013-April 8th, 2013
Longest Unofficial Losing Streak: (4) February 11th, 2005-January 7th, 2006
Biggest Official Win: 21-2 over France December 29th, 1989
Biggest Unofficial Win: 11- over Bethel University December 30th, 2008
Biggest Official Loss: 17-0 to United States April 20th, 1992
Biggest Unofficial Loss: 11-0 to Canada U22 January 6th, 2007
Medals:
World Championships: Bronze: 2012
Olympics: Bronze: 2014
European Championships: Bronze: 1995

 

#PROSTERTEAMS
1GKAndrea BrändliBoston University (USA)
2GKSaskia MaurerUniversity of St. Thomas (USA)
3D Nele BachmannGCK/ZSC Lions
4DLara ChristenSC Langenthal
5DNina Harju GCK/ZSC Lions
6DJanine HauserGCK/ZSC Lions
7DNadine HofstetterSC Langenthal
8DShannon SigristThurgau Indien Ladies
9DNicole VallarioUniversity of St. Thomas (USA)
10D Stefanie Wetli Thurgau Indien Ladies
11FWLaura DesboeufsHC Ladies Lugano
12FWRahel EnzlerUniversity of Maine (USA)
13FWEmma IngoldSC Langenthal
14FWCindy JorayEV Bomo Thun
15FWSinja LeemannGCK/ZSC Lions
16FWAlina MartiGCK/ZSC Lions
17FWAlina Müller(Northeastern University (USA)
18FWKaleigh QuennecUniversity of Montreal (CAN)
19FWNoemi RyhnerLeksands IF (SWE)
20FWLisa RüediGCK/ZSC Lions
21FWLara StalderBrynäs IF (SWE)
22FW Laura ZimmermannSt. Cloud State University (USA)
HCColin Muller(12/03/22)

 

U20 National Team
IIHF Member: November 23rd, 1908
Nickname: Eisgenossen
History:
Switzerland U20 Official Results
Switzerland U20 Unofficial Results
Switzerland U20 Scoring Leaders
Other Facts:
First Official Game Played: December 22nd, 1977, 18-1 loss to Soviet Union
First Unofficial Game Played: November 8th, 1991 4-1 win over Soviet Union U18
Longest Official Winning Streak: (8) September 3rd, 1988-March 25th, 1989
Longest Unofficial Winning Streak: (3) November 8th, 2012-August 2nd, 2013
Longest Official Unbeaten Streak: (11) December 21st, 1992-July 29th, 1993
Longest Unofficial Unbeaten Streak: (5) August 22nd, 2014-August 1st, 2015
Longest Official Losing Streak: (11) December 26th, 1988-January 1st, 1990
Longest Unofficial Losing Streak: (3) November 8th, 2012-August 2nd, 2013
Biggest Official Win: 12-1 over Estonia December 14th, 2008
Biggest Unofficial Win: 8-3 over Canada West November 14th, 2010
Biggest Official Loss: 19-1 to Finland December 28th, 1979
Biggest Unofficial Loss: 9-2 to Russia White May 26th, 2018
Medals:
World Junior Championships: Bronze: 1998

 

#PROSTERTEAMS
1GKAlessio Beglieri Mississauga Steelheads (CAN)
2GKMathieu CroceHC Davos
3GKKevin PascheOmaha Lancers (USA)
4DLian BichselLeksand IF (SWE)
5DDarren BossEHC Biel-Bienne
6DVincent DespontSaint John Sea Dog (CAN)
7DLuca DeussenEHC Kloten
8DRodwin DionicioNiagara IceDogs (CAN)
9D Nick Meile SC Bern
10DDario SidlerLausanne HC
11DMaximilian StreuleBlainville-Boisbriand
Armada (CAN)
12DSimone TerraneoHC Ambri-Piotta
13D Brian ZanettPeterborough Petes (CAN)
14FW Mats Alge SC Rapperswil-Jona Lakers
15FWNicolas BaechlerGCK/ZSC Lions
16FWAttilio BiascHalifax Mooseheads (CAN)
17FWLorenzo CanonicaShawinigan Cataractes (CAN)
18FW Joel HenryGCK/ZSC Lions
19FWJeremy JabolaSC Bern
20FWTim MuggliEV Zug
21FWMiles MüllerMoncton Wildcats (CAN)
22FWNicolas PerrenoudLausanne HC
23FWMischa RamelEHC Kloten
24FWLiekit ReichleGCK/ZSC Lions
25FWMattheo ReinhardEHC Biel- Bienne
26FW Louis RobinVal-d’Or Foreurs (CAN)
27FWJonas TaibelMoncton Wildcats (CAN)
28FWLivio TruogGCK/ZSC Lions
HCMarco Bayer(11/30/22)

 

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