Tuesday, February 19, 2002
Updated: February 20, 12:35 PM ET
Gashennikova nets shutout for Russia
PROVO, Utah -- Tatiana Burina scored twice in the first
period Tuesday night and Russia went on to defeat Germany 5-0 in
the Olympic women's fifth-place hockey game.
Irina Gashennikova stopped 25 shots for her first shutout of the
Burina knocked in a rebound of her own shot three minutes into
the game. She scored again four minutes later when she wristed a
shot past goaltender Stephanie Wartosch-Kurten.
Tatiana Tsareva added a second period goal, and Ekaterina
Smolentseva capped the scoring in the third period.