Rovaniemen Kiekko Naiset
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City Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland
League Naisten Liiga
Founded 2012 (2012)
Home arena Lappi Areena
Colors Blue, yellow, white
              
General manager Juuso Toivola
Head coach Tuomas Liitola
Captain Jenna Pirttijärvi
Parent club(s) Rovaniemen Kiekko ry

Website
rovaniemenkiekko.fi

Rovaniemen Kiekko (RoKi) Naiset is the women’s representative team of Rovaniemen Kiekko, an ice hockey club in Rovaniemi, Finland. The team was founded in 2012 and quickly established itself as a perennially successful competitor in the Naisten Mestis, the second-tier women’s ice hockey league in Finland. In December 2019, RoKi earned promotion to the Lower Division (Finnish: Alempi jatkosarja) of the Naisten Liiga, Finland’s premier women’s ice hockey league. The 2020–21 season marks the first time the team has ever started in the top league.[1]

Season-by-season results[edit | edit source]

This is a partial list of the last two seasons completed by RoKi Naiset.
Note: Finish = Rank at end of series; GP = Games played, W = Wins (3 points), OTW = Overtime wins (2 points), OTL = Overtime losses (1 point), L = Losses, GF = Goals for, GA = Goals against, Pts = Points, Top scorer: Points (Goals+Assists)

Season League Regular season Post season results Top scorer (regular season)
Finish GP W OTW OTL L GF GA Pts
2018–19 Mestis Q 1st
(Lohko 2)
16 14 0 0 2 123 25 42 Flag of Finland S. Kontiosalo 47 (23+24)
Mestis 2nd 10 7 0 0 3 34 17 21 Did not earn promotion in Naisten Liiga qualification/relegation series Flag of Finland I. Lukkarila 13 (5+8)
2019–20 Mestis Q 1st
(Lohko 3)
12 10 2 0 0 118 28 34 Flag of Finland E. Jaako 61 (31+30)
Mestis XQ 2nd 3 2 0 0 1 10 8 6 Flag of Finland E. Pekkala 4 (4+0)
Liiga 10th 10 3 1 2 4 35 36 13 Promotion/relegation series cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic Flag of Finland J. Pirttijärvi 16 (9+7)

Players and personnel[edit | edit source]

2020–21 roster[edit | edit source]

As of 15 October 2020[2][3][4]
# Nat Player Pos S/G Age Acquired Birthplace
35 Flag of Finland Haapasaari, JanitaJanita Haapasaari

G L 24 2020 Ivalo, Lappland, Finland
33 Flag of Finland Järvikari, JanikaJanika Järvikari

G L 21 2020
30 Flag of Finland Kortessalo, MalviinaMalviina Kortessalo

G L 22 2017
31 Flag of Australia Last, OliviaOlivia Last

G L 15 2019 Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
45 Flag of Finland Heikonen, IidaIida Heikonen

D L 19 2020 Oulu, North Ostrobothnia, Finland
5 Flag of Finland Heinonen, MariaMaria Heinonen

D 28 2020 Pyhäjärvi, North Ostrobothnia, Finland
43 Flag of Finland Karppinen, AinoAino Karppinen

D L 22 2020 Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland
25 Flag of Finland Kumpula, IraIra Kumpula

D L 24 2013
27 Flag of Finland Kuukasjärvi, LauraLaura Kuukasjärvi

D 16 2020
11 Flag of Finland Makkonen, AdalmiinaAdalmiina Makkonen

D 16 2020
10 Flag of Finland Mourujärvi, EmmiEmmi Mourujärvi

D L 17 2018
4 Flag of Finland Paananen, AnnastiinaAnnastiina Paananen

D 22 2020
18 Flag of Finland Venho, AnnaAnna Venho

D L 38 2018 Pello, Lapland, Finland
9 Flag of Denmark Fjordbak Hansen, LivLiv Fjordbak Hansen

F L 21 2020 Skejby, Central Jutland, Denmark
22 Flag of Finland Hietala, JennaJenna Hietala

F L 16 2020 Ylivieska, North Ostrobothnia, Finland
40 Flag of Finland Iso-Kouvola, ViiviViivi Iso-Kouvola

F L 21 2020
8 Flag of Finland Karjalainen, JasminJasmin Karjalainen

F L 17 2018
29 Flag of Finland Keskisarja, MoonaMoona Keskisarja

F L 16 2020
16 Flag of Finland Kontiosalo, SanniSanni Kontiosalo

F L 26 2013 Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland
14 Flag of Finland Lahtela, EllaElla Lahtela

 (A)

F L 24 2013
24 Flag of Finland Makkonen, AlisaAlisa Makkonen

F 16 2020
21 Flag of Finland Ollila, EveliinaEveliina Ollila

F L 31 2013 Sodankylä, Lapland, Finland
20 Flag of Finland Parviainen, OonaOona Parviainen

 (A)

F L 43 2013 Kuopio, North Savo, Finland
19 Flag of Finland Peuraniemi, SiiriSiiri Peuraniemi

F L 21 2014
13 Flag of Finland Pirttijärvi, JennaJenna Pirttijärvi

 (C)

F L 26 2020
23 Flag of Finland Tulkki, LinneaLinnea Tulkki

F L 16 2019

2020–21 personnel[edit | edit source]

Team captains[edit | edit source]

Head coaches[edit | edit source]

Notable alumni[edit | edit source]

Years active with RoKi listed alongside players' names.[5]

References[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]

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