IHLC Results – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada 4-3 United States ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ (OT) – 06 Apr 1997

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๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada 4-3 United States ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธย (OT)
Women’s World Championship Gold Medal Game
Kitchener Memorial Auditorium, Kitchener ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
Sunday, 06 April 1997

BOXSCORE
1st Period
04:35 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Sunohara, high sticking
05:31 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Wickenheiser, interference
12:57 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Schuler, cross checking
17:32 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธย PEN – O’Leary, hooking
18:14 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธย PEN – Mounsey, body checking
19:36 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PP GOAL – Drolet (Wilson, Diduck)

2nd Period
27:15 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธย GOAL – Blahoski (Baker, King)

28:39 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธย PEN – Ruggiero, interference
29:21 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PP GOAL – James (Campbell, Wickenheiser)
32:23 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Campbell, cross checking
34:14 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธย PP GOAL – O’Sullivan (Granato, Mounsey)
36:17 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Fahey, cross checking
39:29 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Campbell, body checking
40:00 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธย PEN – Granato, cross checking

3rd Period
40:11 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PP GOAL – Drolet (Hefford, Heaney)
42:26 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธย GOAL – King (Granato, Blahoski)
45:13 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Hefford, tripping
46:35 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธย PEN – Bye, hooking

Overtime
62:09 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Wickenheiser, slashing
66:04 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธย PEN – Ruggiero, interference
67:07 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธย PEN – Movsessian, boarding
72:59 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย GOAL – Drolet (Wickenheiser, Campbell)

GOALTENDERS
W: ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย Reddon (24-27)
L: ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธย Whitten (28-32)

SHOTS ON GOAL
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ 12+7+7+6 = 32
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ 4+11+7+5 = 27

ROSTERS
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Goaltenders: Danielle Dubรฉ, Lesley Reddon. Defence:ย Thรฉrรจse Brisson, Cassie Campbell, Judy Diduck, Rebecca Fahey, Geraldine Heaney, Fiona Smith.ย Forwards:ย Nancy Deschamps, Nancy Drolet, Lori Dupuis, Danielle Goyette, Jayna Hefford, Angela James, Luce Letendre, Karen Nystrom, Laura Schuler, France St-Louis, Vicky Sunohara, Hayley Wickenheiser, Stacy Wilson.
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Goaltenders: Sarah Tueting, Erin Whitten. Defence: Chris Bailey, Colleen Coyne, Tara Mounsey, Vicki Movsessian, Kelly O’Leary, Angela Ruggiero. Forwards: Laurie Baker, Alana Blahoski, Lisa Brown, Karyn Bye, Tricia Dunn, Barb Gordon, Cammi Granato, Katie King, Shelley Looney, A.J. Mleczko, Stephanie O’Sullivan, Gretchen Ulion, Sandra Whyte.

๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ CANADA (C) vs. UNITED STATES ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ
current champion
(since 27 Oct 1996)
Last Title 27 Oct 1996
41 All-Time Wins
5
11 wins Head-To-Head
4 wins
First IHLC Meeting (CAN vs. USA)
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ CAN 2-1 USA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ โ€“ 21 Apr 1987 โ€“ WWT โ€“ North York ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
Previous IHLC Meeting (CAN vs. USA)
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ CAN 1-0 USA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ โ€“ 27 Oct 1996 โ€“ TNC โ€“ Ottawa ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย ๐Ÿ…
Last IHLC Game
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ CAN 2-1 FIN ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ โ€“ 05 Apr 1997 โ€“ WWC โ€“ Kitchener ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
Next IHLC Game
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ CAN 6-2 CHN ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ โ€“ 08 Oct 1997 โ€“ EX โ€“ Calgary ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ

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