The U17-Elit will play their first away match of the 2022/23 championship already today, the U20-Elit will start the championship with a home match on Sunday. A free livestream will be available for all U17 and U20-Elit home games.
At the label meeting on August 18, 2022, the winners of the Talent Label and the Ambition Label of the past season were awarded. The overall victory of the talent label goes to the EVZ for the forth time in a row.
EVZ belongs to the final four: The Kånken Youth Retention Award is awarded annually to a European ice hockey youth program that emphasizes sustainability through social responsibility and high retention rates among its participants.
As part of the new measures of the training concept "The Hockey Academy", a new Head of Development will be hired for the 2022/23 season.
Thomi Derungs takes over as the new Head Coach of the U17 Elite as of 1 May. Marcel Jenni will leave the EVZ at the end of the season at his own request.