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Franz Kreisel

Full name: Franz Kreisel
Gender: Male
Born: January 6, 1890 in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bayern, Germany
Died: November 18, 1960 in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bayern, Germany
Affiliations: SC Riessersee, Garmisch-Partenkirchen (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Ice Hockey

Biography

In 1923 Franz Kreisel was a co-founder of the ice hockey section of SC Riessersee where he helped win the 1927 German Champion. Before and after his time with Riessersee he was a member of MTV München 1879 and Münchener EV. Kreisel competed at the 1927 and 1929 European Championships and the 1930 World Championships, winning silver in 1930 and the concurrent European title. In 1927, he won a bronze at the European Championships. Kreisel earned 17 caps, scoring one international goal. From 1945-1947 he coached the national team and was also a referee at the 1936 Olympic Winter Games in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Kreisel wrote several books about the development and history of ice hockey. In 1955 he and [Martin Schröttle] wrote Eishockey in Wort und Bild. Kreisel was later inducted into the German Hall of Fame for Ice Hockey.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Winter 38 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Germany GER 8T

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM
1928 Winter 38 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Germany GER Final Standings 8T 1928-02-11 0 0 0
1928 Winter 38 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Germany GER Group C Match #2 1T 1928-02-12 GER 0, AUT 0 0
1928 Winter 38 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Germany GER Group C Match #3 2 1928-02-16 SUI 1, GER 0 0
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