Ice sledge hockey - USA v Sweden - 2013 IPC Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships A Pool Goyang

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USA defeated Sweden 7-0 in their first game at the 2013 IPC Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships A-Pool in Goyang, Korea.

Defending Paralympic and world champions USA came out firing on all cylinders earlier in the day, easily beating Sweden 7-0.

Declan Farmer and Taylor Chace starred for the Americans, scoring two goals apiece, as the winning team outshot their opponents on the ice 28-8.

Paul Schaus, Kevin McKee and Nikko Landeros recorded the other scores for the USA, with Steve Cash and Jen Lee splitting the shutout in the net and combining for eight saves.

Aron Anderson and Per Kasperi led the Swedish effort with three and two shots on goal, respectively.