Monday, January 04, 2016
Isles Prospect Soderstrom beaten at World Juniors Semi-Finals
Islander goaltender prospect Linus Soderstrom was in nets for Sweden's 2-1 loss to Finland in the World Jrs. today. Sweden will play for bronze at 9AM ET tomorrow against the loser of today's Russia-USA game (1pm ET).
Soderstrom was in nets for 3 of Sweden's 4 wins in the round-robin round as well as their win in the quarter-finals. He has a 1.42 GAA and a 94.7 save percentage in the tourney.
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