ESPOO, Finland (AP) — Dani Cameranesi scored two goals and had help because the United States close out Switzerland 8-zero Sunday on the girls’ international championship.
Megan Keller and Amanda Kessel scored two desires apiece because the U.S. Remains undefeated thru three games and atop Group A. Alex Carpenter had an aim and an assist, Hilary Knight had a goal, and Emily Pfalzer had assists as 12 unique Americans notched at least a factor.
Carpenter’s purpose at three:41 of the primary length turned into the primary of 3 in the first for the U.S. The Americans delivered one in the 2nd and completed with four greater in the 1/3 notwithstanding having a goal deflected by means of Annie Pankowski off a shot by using Megan Bozek waved off by way of officials.
Maddie Rooney has given the shutout in her first appearance this event, although she made best six saves for the U.S.
The Americans, who’ve gained four instantly international championships and seven of the closing 8, wrap up pool play Tuesday towards Russia. The quarterfinals are on Thursday.
“We caught to our sport plan, put lots of stress on the Swiss lower back cease and we have been rewarded with a win tonight,” U.S. Teach Bob Corkum said. “We’re going to enjoy some time off the next day and be ready to tackle Russia on Tuesday.”
Janine Alder made forty-nine saves for Switzerland, the only group in Group A without a point so far.
Sweden edged France 2-1 in advance Sunday, shifting to third in Group B with four points behind the Czech Republic (six) and Germany (five). Japan has one factor, and France is winless in three games.
Trailing 1-zero after one duration, the Swedes were given dreams from Pernilla Winberg and Melinda Olsson within the 2nd. Laura Escudero scored for the French. Sara Grahn stopped 19 of 20 pictures for the win.
Canada, which misplaced three-2 to the U.S. On Saturday, had a day off before again-to-again video games against Russia and Finland. Canada, Finland, and Russia were tied with three factors every in the back of the Americans with six atop Group A.
Referee Theresa Bremansu becomes crushed up by using a Prisons Officer after their Ladies team lost 1-0 to Ampem Darkoa within the first leg semi-final of Women’s Special Competition.
Mavis Owusu scored the best goal of the fit in the forty-eighth minute on the Army Park in Sunyani to provide the site visitors large gain.
After the very last whistle, referee Bremansu changed into attacked by using an alleged prison officer in the full glare of the other officers and spectators.
“I was attacked via a prison officer who became carrying a black pinnacle within the complete glance of the general public. I cried for help however no person got here to my rescue. I referred to for his arrest, and no one moved a finger. They all noticed this guy beating me up. I am on my way to the Police Station to record him,” she showed.
Venue media officer and Ampem Darkoa Ladies PRO, Akosua Frimpomaa confirmed the incident.
‘’Referee Theresa Bremansu become attacked with the aid of a man many human beings say he’s a jail officer. He slapped the referee from in the back of,” she narrated.
“She has sustained accidents on her face as a result. I am writing my record to the Normalization committee, and I attach pics of the