Women’s Olympic Hockey Preliminaries – Group B

Germany vs. Sweden – 14:00 Sochi time / 5:00am EST

  • Referee: Aina Hove (Norway)
  • Linesmen: Stephanie Gagnon (Canada), Michaela Kudelova (Slovakia)

Russia vs. Japan – 19:00 Sochi time / 10:00am EST

  • Referee: Nicole Hertrich (Germany)
  • Linesmen: Denise Caughey (Canada), Alicia Hanrahan (USA)

Unlike the two-referee system used by the NHL and Men’s Olympic Hockey, women’s hockey uses just one referee and two linesmen.