GOLD FOR THE COMENIUS UNIVERSITY MEN’S ICE HOCKEY TEAM
On Tuesday 7 November 2017, the Comenius University men’s ice hockey team were once again crowned the winners of the Slovak University Ice Hockey Tournament.
By: CU Public Relations Office
At the Vladimír Dzurilla Ice Stadium in the Bratislava suburb of Ružinov, the team won this valued trophy for the fourth time. The final saw Comenius University defeat the University of Alexander Dubček in Trenčín 4 : 0.
In the semi-final, the team had beaten the University of Economics in Bratislava 5 : 4. In the group stage of competition, they had defeated the University of Žilina 6 : 2 and the Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra 4 : 1.
The coach of the men’s ice hockey team was Peter Kopecký, a student at Comenius University’s Faculty of Physical Education and Sport.
The organizer of the fifth annual Slovak University Ice Hockey Tournament was the Slovak University Sports Association in partnership with the Slovak Ice Hockey Federation, the borough of Ružinov, and the Ružinov Sports Club.