Women's Youth National Team

USA Youth Women Advance To Youth Worlds Quarterfinals With 21-0 Win Over Germany

Jewel Roemer scored four goals in the win over Germany
Dec. 15, 2016

Auckland, New Zealand - December 15 - The USA Youth Women's National Team powered their way into to the FINA Youth World Championship quarterfinal with a 21-0 win over Germany. Jewel Roemer (Santa Barbara 805/Coastal) and Ryann Neushul (Santa Barbara 805/Coastal) scored four goals each in the victory with Heidi Ritner (CDM Aquatics/SOPAC) and Thea Walsh (SET/SOPAC) combining for six saves in net. Team USA now moves on to meet Russia at 7pm pt on Thursday in the quarterfinals. For more information on the tournament including live streaming details click here. To watch a full replay of the USA-Germany match, click here

Team USA started off with a flurry going ahead 5-0 at the end of the opening period. They built that lead to 11-0 after the second quarter and 17-0 after three periods. Four more goals came in the fourth period to put a cap on the match 21-0. 

The United States went 6/9 on power plays and 1/2 on penalty shots with Germany going 0/1 for power plays while not attempting a penalty shot. 

USA 21 (5, 6, 6, 4) J. Roemer 4, R. Neushul 4, L. Liebowitz 3, P. Hauschild 3, B. Weber 3, S. Klass 2, A. Fischer 1, V. Ayala 1
GER 0 (0, 0, 0, 0)
Saves - USA - H. Ritner 5, T. Walsh 1
5x4 - USA - 6/9 - GER - 0/1
Penalties - USA - 1/2 - GER - 0/0




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