2004 Women's World Ice Hockey Championships
Tournament details
Host nation Flag of Canada Canada
Dates March 30 - April 6
Teams 9
Venue(s) (in 2 host cities)
Champions Flag of Canada.svg.png Canada (8 titles)
Tournament statistics
Games played 20
Goals scored 130  (6.5 per game)
Scoring leader(s) Flag of Canada Jennifer Botterill (11 points)

The 2004 IIHF World Women Championships were held March 30-April 6, 2004 in Halifax and Dartmouth, Canada. The Canadian national women's hockey team won their eighth straight World Championships. The event had 9 teams, because the 2003 event was cancelled due to the SARS epidemic, therefore the winners of the 2002 and 2003 Division I tournaments qualified.

Top Division[edit | edit source]

Preliminary round[edit | edit source]

Group A[edit | edit source]

  GP W T L GF GA Pts
Flag of Canada.png Canada 2 2 0 0 24 0 4
Flag of Germany.png Germany 2 1 0 1 4 15 2
Flag of China.gif China 2 0 0 2 2 15 0

Results:

Group B[edit | edit source]

  GP W T L GF GA Pts
Flag of the United States.png United States of America 2 2 0 0 17 1 4
Flag of Russia.png Russia 2 1 0 1 2 9 2
Flag of Switzerland.png Switzerland 2 0 0 2 2 11 0

Results:

Group C[edit | edit source]

  GP W T L GF GA Pts
Flag of Sweden.png Sweden 2 1 1 0 10 4 3
Flag of Finland.png Finland 2 1 1 0 3 2 3
Flag of Japan.gif Japan 2 0 0 2 2 9 0

Results:

Qualifying round[edit | edit source]

Group D (1-3 Place)[edit | edit source]

  GP W T L GF GA Pts
Flag of the United States.png United States of America 2 2 0 0 12 3 4
Flag of Canada.png Canada 2 1 0 1 8 4 2
Flag of Sweden.png Sweden 2 0 0 2 3 16 0

Results:

Group E (4-6 Place)[edit | edit source]

  GP W T L GF GA Pts
Flag of Finland.png Finland 2 2 0 0 6 1 4
Flag of Russia.png Russia 2 1 0 1 5 4 2
Flag of Germany.png Germany 2 0 0 2 2 8 0

Results:

Group F (7-9 Place)[edit | edit source]

  GP W T L GF GA Pts
Flag of China.gif China 2 2 0 0 11 5 4
Flag of Switzerland.png Switzerland 2 1 0 1 7 6 2
Flag of Japan.gif Japan 2 0 0 2 2 9 0

Results:

Finals[edit | edit source]

All finals on April 6

Leading scorers[edit | edit source]

  1. Jennifer Botterill, Flag of Canada.png Canada (3 goals, 8 assists, 11 points)
  2. Natalie Darwitz, Flag of the United States.png United States of America (7 goals, 3 assists, 10 points)
  3. Jayna Hefford, Flag of Canada.png Canada (7 goals, 3 assists, 10 points)
  4. Caroline Ouellette, Flag of Canada.png Canada (3 goals, 6 assists, 9 points)
  5. Krissy Wendell, Flag of the United States.png United States of America (4 goals, 3 assists, 7 points)
  6. Angela Ruggiero, Flag of the United States.png United States of America (2 goals, 5 assists, 7 points)
  7. Danielle Goyette, Flag of Canada.png Canada (2 goals, 5 assists, 7 points)
  8. Cherie Piper, Flag of Canada.png Canada (1 goal, 6 assists, 7 points)
  9. Jenny Potter, Flag of the United States.png United States of America (3 goals, 3 assists, 6 points)

Flag of Switzerland.png Switzerland and Flag of Japan.gif Japan are demoted to Division I at the 2005 Women's World Ice Hockey Championships

Division I[edit | edit source]

The Division I IIHF World Women Championships were held March 14-20 , 2004 in Ventspils, Latvia

  GP W T L GF GA Pts
Flag of Kazakhstan.png Kazakhstan 5 4 1 0 15 4 9
Flag of the Czech Republic.png Czech Republic 5 3 1 1 19 11 7
Flag of Latvia.png Latvia 5 3 1 1 18 15 7
Flag of France.png France 5 1 2 2 14 13 4
Flag of Norway.png Norway 5 1 1 3 18 17 3
Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea 5 0 0 5 5 29 0

Flag of Kazakhstan.png Kazakhstan is promoted to the 2005 Women's World Ice Hockey Championships, Flag of Norway.png Norway and Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea are demoted to Division II

14 March 2004
Norway Flag of Norway.png 3-3 Flag of France.png France
14 March 2004
Latvia Flag of Latvia.png 1-4 Flag of the Czech Republic.png Czech Republic
14 March 2004
North Korea Flag of North Korea.gif 1-4 Flag of Kazakhstan.png Kazakhstan
15 March 2004
Czech Republic Flag of the Czech Republic.png 4-3 Flag of Norway.png Norway
15 March 2004
France Flag of France.png 6-0 Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea
15 March 2004
Latvia Flag of Latvia.png 3-3 Flag of Kazakhstan.png Kazakhstan
17 March 2004
Kazakhstan Flag of Kazakhstan.png 1-0 Flag of Norway.png Norway
17 March 2004
Czech Republic Flag of the Czech Republic.png 3-3 Flag of France.png France
17 March 2004
Latvia Flag of Latvia.png 4-1 Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea
18 March 2004
France Flag of France.png 0-4 Flag of Kazakhstan.png Kazakhstan
18 March 2004
Czech Republic Flag of the Czech Republic.png 8-1 Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea
18 March 2004
Latvia Flag of Latvia.png 7-5 Flag of Norway.png Norway
20 March 2004
Norway Flag of Norway.png 7-2 Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea
20 March 2004
Latvia Flag of Latvia.png 3-2 Flag of France.png France
20 March 2004
Kazakhstan Flag of Kazakhstan.png 3-0 Flag of the Czech Republic.png Czech Republic

Division II[edit | edit source]

The Division II IIHF World Women Championships will be held March 14-20 , 2004 in Sterzing, Italy

  GP W T L GF GA Pts
Flag of Denmark.png Denmark 5 4 1 0 24 7 9
Flag of Italy.png Italy 5 4 0 1 24 7 8
Flag of Slovakia.png Slovakia 5 3 1 1 28 7 7
Flag of the Netherlands.png Netherlands 5 2 0 3 8 14 4
Flag of Australia.jpg Australia 5 1 0 4 6 32 2
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Great Britain 5 0 0 5 6 29 0

Flag of Denmark.png Denmark is promoted to Division I while Flag of Australia.jpg Australia and Flag of Great Britain.gif United Kingdom are demoted to Division III in the 2005 Women's World Ice Hockey Championships

14 March 2004
Netherlands Flag of the Netherlands.png 1-5 Flag of Slovakia.png Slovakia
14 March 2004
United Kingdom Flag of Great Britain.gif 2-3 Flag of Denmark.png Denmark
14 March 2004
Italy Flag of Italy.png 7-0 Flag of Australia.jpg Australia
15 March 2004
Denmark Flag of Denmark.png 4-1 Flag of the Netherlands.png Netherlands
15 March 2004
Slovakia Flag of Slovakia.png 8-1 Flag of Australia.jpg Australia
15 March 2004
Italy Flag of Italy.png 10-2 Flag of Great Britain.gif United Kingdom
17 March 2004
Denmark Flag of Denmark.png 10-0 Flag of Australia.jpg Australia
17 March 2004
United Kingdom Flag of Great Britain.gif 0-1 Flag of the Netherlands.png Netherlands
17 March 2004
Italy Flag of Italy.png 2-1 Flag of Slovakia.png Slovakia
18 March 2004
Netherlands Flag of the Netherlands.png 5-1 Flag of Australia.jpg Australia
18 March 2004
Slovakia Flag of Slovakia.png 11-0 Flag of Great Britain.gif United Kingdom
18 March 2004
Italy Flag of Italy.png 1-4 Flag of Denmark.png Denmark
20 March 2004
Denmark Flag of Denmark.png 3-3 Flag of Slovakia.png Slovakia
20 March 2004
Australia Flag of Australia.jpg 4-2 Flag of Great Britain.gif United Kingdom
20 March 2004
Italy Flag of Italy.png 4-0 Flag of the Netherlands.png Netherlands

Division III[edit | edit source]

The Division III IIHF Women World Championships were held March 21-28 , 2004 in Maribor, Slovenia.

  GP W T L GF GA Pts
Flag of Austria.png Austria 5 5 0 0 35 4 10
Flag of Slovenia.png Slovenia 4 4 0 1 28 8 8
Flag of Hungary.png Hungary 5 3 0 2 15 20 6
Flag of Belgium.gif Belgium 5 2 0 3 13 19 4
Flag of Romania.svg Romania 5 1 0 4 4 21 2
Flag of Korea.gif South Korea 5 0 0 5 7 30 0

Flag of Austria.png Austria is promoted to Division II at the 2005 Women's World Ice Hockey Championships.

21 March 2004
Austria Flag of Austria.png 8-1 Flag of Hungary.png Hungary
21 March 2004
South Korea Flag of Korea.gif 1-2 Flag of Belgium.gif Belgium
21 March 2004
Slovenia Flag of Slovenia.png 5-0 Flag of Romania.svg Romania
22 March 2004
Belgium Flag of Belgium.gif 1-10 Flag of Austria.png Austria
22 March 2004
Hungary Flag of Hungary.png 3-0 Flag of Romania.svg Romania
22 March 2004
Slovenia Flag of Slovenia.png 10-1 Flag of Korea.gif South Korea
24 March 2004
Romania Flag of Romania.svg 4-3 Flag of Korea.gif South Korea
24 March 2004
Belgium Flag of Belgium.gif 3-4 Flag of Hungary.png Hungary
24 March 2004
Slovenia Flag of Slovenia.png 1-3 Flag of Austria.png Austria
25 March 2004
Belgium Flag of Belgium.gif 6-0 Flag of Romania.svg Romania
25 March 2004
South Korea Flag of Korea.gif 1-10 Flag of Austria.png Austria
25 March 2004
Slovenia Flag of Slovenia.png 8-3 Flag of Hungary.png Hungary
27 March 2004
Hungary Flag of Hungary.png 4-1 Flag of Korea.gif South Korea
27 March 2004
Austria Flag of Austria.png 4-0 Flag of Romania.svg Romania
27 March 2004
Slovenia Flag of Slovenia.png 4-1 Flag of Belgium.gif Belgium

Awards and honors[edit | edit source]

Directorate Awards[edit | edit source]

All-Star team[edit | edit source]

  • Goaltender: Pam Dreyer, (United States)
  • Defender: Gunilla Andersson, (Sweden)
  • Defender: Angela Ruggiero, (United States)
  • Forward: Jennifer Botterill, (Canada)
  • Forward: Natalie Darwitz, (United States)
  • Forward: Jayna Hefford, (Canada)

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Collins gem Hockey Facts and Stats 2009-10, p.544, Andrew Podnieks, Harper Collins Publishers Ltd, Toronto, Canada, ISBN 978-1-55468-621-6
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