Sports, hockey: GE Servette escapes drop zone

BERN, SWITZERLAND – GE Servette was saved by the bar in the last second of their match against Bern, allowing the Geneva team to win 2-3, 18 February. The win lifts Servette out of the bottom four relegation spots, just above Bienne. The top teams are Davos, Zug and FR Gotteron. There are two more […]

Geneva-Servette knocked out in extra time (update)

International sports, Spengler Cup hockey Davos, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – Geneva-Servette Hockey Club (GSHC) took an early three-goal lead in their semi-final Spengler Cup match against St Petersburg in Davos, Switzerland 30 December 2010.The Russians, one of the top teams in Europe, started the second period with more aggression and determination and equalized at 3-3. The […]

Swiss sports: Lausanne Hockey Club clears decks

GE Servette organizes celebration to thank fans after its dreams of national title fade Lausanne, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – The LHC (Lausanne Hockey Club) will have a fresh look Tuesday, with a totally new board lineup after Canadian owner Barry Alter fired the entire board and the club’s general manager, Gérard Scheidegger. The new board has […]

Swiss sports, hockey: Bern beat Servette in extra time

Patinoire de Vernets, Geneva (GenevaLunch) – The fourth game of the final ice hockey play-off series between GE Servette and SC Bern went into extra time at the Vernets ice rink Saturday night 17 April. The Geneva Eagles came back from 1-2 down and then took a 3-2 lead with an extraordinary goal only to […]

Swiss sports, hockey: GE Servette thrash Zug to enter finals (update)

Victory! Geneva Servette Hockey Club defeats Zug, moves to finals, 5 April 2010 (photo, ©Piotr Sweck/GSHC)

Update, photo, 6 April 09: 45  Zug / Geneva, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – GE Servette are in the final playoffs for the LNA trophy after beating Zug 2-7 in an aftern0on match on Easter Monday 5 April. The Geneva Eagles got off to a rapid start with two goals in the first three minutes and led […]

Swiss sports, hockey: GE Servette one match away from final

Geneva, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – GE Servette beat Zug 5-2 in the fourth match of the semi-finals series Saturday 3 April. They now lead 3-1 in the best of seven series so if they win the game away to Zug on Monday they will have the dubious pleasure of facing Bern in the final play-off to […]

Swiss sports, hockey: Ge Servette go to semi-finals

Geneva, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – Geneva Servette dominated the final match of the first round of the play-offs, beating Fribourg Gotteron 5-2. GE Sevette came back from being 3-1 down in the seven game series to win 4-3. They will play Zug in the semi-finals. Links to other sites: tsr   GE Servette

Swiss sports, ice hockey: Servette set up showdown final

Fribourg, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – Geneva-Servette came from 3-1 down in the play-off series to tie 3-3. The final game of the series will be played in Geneva Tuesday 23 March, at 19:45. The Geneva Eagles were 1-0 down in the first period but scored twice in the second and then took the game 2-3 in […]

Geneva Servette looking brighter after Zug defeat

Geneva, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – Geneva Servette is out of the doldrums after its win over Zug at the Vernets rink: GSHC – EV Zug 4-1 (2-1, 2-0, 0-0), in front of a hometown crowd of 6,216.

Ice hockey: GE Servette loses fourth match with Kloten

Geneva, Switzerland (TSR, video, Fre) – GE Servette lost its fourth match with Kloten 5-6 ((1-1, 1-2, 3-2) with Byron Ritchie sidelined after the last match for pushing the referee.