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Mezzi Andreossi

Full name: Munrezzan "Mezzi" Andreossi
Gender: Male
Born: June 30, 1897 in Sankt Moritz, Graubünden, Switzerland
Died: September 28, 1958 in Sankt Moritz, Graubünden, Switzerland
Affiliations: EHC St. Moritz, Sankt Moritz (SUI)
Country: SUI Switzerland
Sport: Ice Hockey

Related Olympians: Brother of Gian Andreossi.

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Mezzi Andreossi played his entire career with the EHC St. Moritz, from 1921-33, winning Swiss Championships with them in 1922, 1923, and 1928. He competed for Switzerland four times at the European Championships, winning a gold medal in1926 and bronze medals in 1922 and 1924. He played defense for Switzerland at the 1928 Olympics, appearing in two games. His brother, Gian Andreossi, also played ice hockey for Switzerland at the 1928 Winter Olympics. A third brother, Zacchi, never played in the Olympics, but tended goal for Switzerland at the 1922 European Championships. The three brothers were on that Swiss team, making it the first trio of brothers to appear on any national team. Mezzi Andreossi also was a top skiier, representing the Ski Klub Alpina St. Moritz. After his playing retirement, he became Vice-President of the Swiss Ice Hockey League, and in the 1930s, did some work as a referee.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Winter 30 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Switzerland SUI 3 Bronze

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM
1928 Winter 30 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Switzerland SUI Final Standings 3 1928-02-11 0 0 0
1928 Winter 30 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Switzerland SUI Final Round Match #4 2 1928-02-18 SWE 4, SUI 0 0
1928 Winter 30 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Switzerland SUI Final Round Match #5 2 1928-02-19 CAN 13, SUI 0 0