Swiss Juniors in action!

By Joeri Loonen

Switzerland Under-16 (1987-born)

3-game match-up vs Czech Republic in the Czech Republic.

November 8th: Czech Republic vs Switzerland 3-3
November 9th: Czech Republic vs Switzerland 0-2
November 10th: Czech Republic vs Switzerland 6-0

Switzerland Under-17 (1986-born)

International U-17 4-country tournament held in Huttwil, Switzerland.

Participants:
Switzerland
Slovakia
USA
Russia

November 8th: Switzerland vs Slovakia 1-6
November 8th: USA vs Russia 4-5

November 9th: Switzerland vs Russia 4-4
November 9th: Slovakia vs USA 2-5

November 10th: Russia vs Slovakia 5-3
November 10th: Switzerland vs USA

Switzerland U-18 (1985-born)

International U-18 4-country tournament held in Märsta, Sweden.

Participants:
Switzerland
USA
Finland
Sweden

November 8th: Sweden vs Finland 6-7
November 8th: Switzerland vs USA 2-3

November 9th: Switzerland vs Sweden 3-0
November 9th: Finland vs USA 2-4

November 10th: Finland vs Switzerland 2-4
November 10th: Sweden vs USA 3-4

Switzerland U-20 (1984-born)

International U-20 4-country tournament held in Füssen, Germany.

Participants:
Switzerland
Germany
Norway
Slovakia

November 8th: Germany vs Norway 1-4
November 8th: Switzerland vs Slovakia 4-1

Scorers for Switzerland:
Tim Ramholt (2003-draft eligible)
Beat Forster (Phoenix Coyotes)
Patrik Bärtschi (Pittsburgh Penguins)
Cyrill Bühler (undrafted)

November 9th: Norway vs Slovakia 1-4
November 9th: Germany vs Switzerland 1-2

Scorers for Switzerland:
Kevin Romy (2003-draft eligible)
Victor Stancescu (2003-draft eligible)

November 10th: Germany vs Slovakia 1-2
November 10th: Switzerland vs Norway 5-0

Scorers for Switzerland:
Severin Blindenbacher (Phoenix Coyotes)
Cyrill Bühler (undrafted)
Patrik Bärtschi (Pittsburgh Penguins)
Grégory Christen (undrafted)
Emanuel Peter (Calgary Flames)


Switzerland won this international tournament and seem to be ready for the upcoming WJC in Halifax/ Sydney.