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Ice hockey at the 1932 Winter Olympics

Ice hockey at the 1932 Winter Olympics
Tournament details
Host country  United States
Dates 4–13 February
Teams 4
Venue(s) Lake Placid (outdoors)
Final positions
Champions   Canada (4th title)
Runner-up   United States
Third place   Germany
Fourth place  Poland
Tournament statistics
Matches played 12
Goals scored 69 (5.75 per match)
Scoring leader(s) Walter Monson 11 points

The men's ice hockey tournament (women's was added in 1998) at the 1932 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, U.S.A., was the 4th Olympic Championship, also serving as the 6th World Championships. Canada, represented by the Winnipeg Hockey Club, won its fourth consecutive Olympic gold medal and sixth consecutive World Championship. The United States took the silver medal and Germany claimed one of its two all-time hockey medals by taking the bronze (West Germany would win a bronze medal in 1976).


  • Medallists 1
  • Participating nations 2
  • Final tournament 3
  • Top scorer 4
  • Final ranking 5
  • References 6


Gold Silver Bronze
 At the 1932 Winter Olympics (CAN)
William Cockburn
Clifford Crowley
Albert Duncanson
George Garbutt
Roy Henkel
Vic Lindquist
Norman Malloy
Walter Monson
Kenneth Moore
Romeo Rivers
Hack Simpson
Hugh Sutherland
Stanley Wagner
Alston Wise
 United States (USA)
Osborne Anderson
Johnny Bent
John Chase
John Cookman
Douglas Everett
Franklin Farrel
Joseph Fitzgerald
Edwin Frazier
John Garrison
Gerard Hallock
Robert Livingston
Francis Nelson
Winthrop Palmer
Gordon Smith
 Germany (GER)
Rudi Ball
Alfred Heinrich
Erich Herker
Gustav Jaenecke
Werner Korff
Walter Leinweber
Erich Römer
Martin Schröttle
Marquardt Slevogt
Georg Strobl

Participating nations

A total of 48(*) ice hockey players from four nations competed at the Lake Placid Games:

(*) NOTE: Only players who participated in at least one game are counted.

Final tournament

 Canada 6 5 1 0 32 4
 United States 6 4 1 1 27 5
 Germany 6 2 0 4 7 26
 Poland 6 0 0 6 3 34
4 Feb  United States 1:2 OT
4 Feb  Germany 2:1
5 Feb  United States 4:1
6 Feb  Canada 4:1
7 Feb  Canada 9:0
7 Feb  United States 7:0
8 Feb  United States 5:0
8 Feb  Canada 5:0
9 Feb  Canada 10:0
10 Feb  United States 8:0
13 Feb  Germany 4:1
13 Feb  United States 2:2 OT

Top scorer

Team GP G A Pts
Walter Monson 6 7 4 11

Final ranking

1  At the 1932 Winter Olympics (CAN)
represented by:
Winnipeg Hockey Club
2  United States (USA)
3  Germany (GER)
Rudi Ball (Berliner SC)
Alfred Heinrich (SC Brandenburg Berlin)
Erich Herker (Berliner SC)
Gustav Jaenecke (Berliner SC)
Werner Korff (Berliner SC)
Walter Leinweber (EV Füssen)
Erich Römer (Berliner SC)
Martin Schröttle (SC Riessersee)
Marquardt Slevogt (SC Riessersee)
SC Riessersee)
4  Poland (POL)
Adam Kowalski
Aleksander Kowalski
Włodzimierz Krygier
Witalis Ludwiczak
Czesław Marchewczyk
Kazimierz Materski
Albert Mauer
Roman Sabiński
Kazimierz Sokołowski
Józef Stogowski


  • 1932 Olympic Games report (digitized copy online)
  • International Olympic Committee results database

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