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Sweden Göran Högosta
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Database: 864 009 players
Last added: Jerry Coulter
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Dragan Umicevic 47 14 50 64
2. Daniel Ciampini 48 28 31 59
3. Brian Lebler 50 33 18 51
4. Braden Christoffer 46 19 32 51
5. William Rapuzzi 48 20 30 50
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
67
Height
6'0" / 184 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
187 lbs / 85 kg
Nation
Catches
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1
2-time World Championship Bronze Medal 2
1-time Swedish Champion 1
Player Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1968-69 IF Tunabro J20 Juniorserien - - - |
1969-70 IF Tunabro Division 2 - - - |
1970-71 IF Tunabro Division 2 - - - |
1971-72 IF Tunabro Division 1 11 5.82 - |
Sweden U18 EJC-19 2 1.71 - |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 4 - - |
1972-73 IF Tunabro Division 1 10 5.90 .862 |
Sweden U18 EJC-19 4 3.14 - |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 5 - - |
1973-74 IF Tunabro Division 1 10 6.20 .835 |
Sweden U20 WJC-20 4 4.25 - |
Sweden B (all) International 5 - - |
1974-75 Leksands IF Division 1 25 2.67 .880 | Playoffs 5 2.96 .909
Sweden WC 4 3.27 .865 |
Sweden (all) International 3 - - |
Sweden B (all) International 1 5.00 - |
1975-76 Leksands IF Elitserien 27 32 4.43 .858 118 715 0 1600 | Playoffs 4 4 3.61 .856 14 83 1 233
Sweden CC 1 1.00 .965 |
Sweden WC 6 3.33 .891 |
Sweden (all) International 5 - - |
Sweden B (all) International 1 1.00 - |
1976-77 Leksands IF Elitserien 33 34 3.94 .874 126 877 0 1921 | Playoffs 5 5 4.65 .885 19 146 0 245
Sweden WC 7 1.31 - |
Sweden (all) International 5 - - |
1977-78 New York Islanders NHL 1 0.00 1.000 0 4 0 0-0-0 9 |
Hershey Bears AHL 23 3.92 - |
Fort Worth Texans CHL 5 3.84 .873 |
Sweden WC 7 3.37 - |
Sweden (all) International 3 - - |
1978-79 Fort Worth Texans CHL 61 3.51 .877 |
1979-80 Québec Nordiques NHL 21 4.18 .869 83 553 1 5-12-3 1193 |
Syracuse Firebirds AHL 17 3.99 .884 |
1980-81 Västra Frölunda IF Elitserien 18 29 4.24 .866 76 489 0 1076 | Playoffs 1 2 6.00 .854 6 35 0 60
Sweden (all) International 7 11 - - |
1981-82 Västra Frölunda IF Elitserien 28 33 3.38 .898 89 784 0 1582 |
1982-83 Västra Frölunda IF Elitserien 34 36 4.24 .879 140 1020 1 1980 |
Sweden B (all) International 1 2 - - |
Sweden (all) International 1 2 - - |
1983-84 Västra Frölunda IF Elitserien 35 35 4.31 .862 151 942 1 2100 |
Sweden B (all) International 1 2 - - |
1984-85 Falu IF Division 1 - - - |
1985-86 Did not play - - - |
1986-87 Leksands IF Elitserien 4 13 4.80 .842 16 85 0 200 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1970-71 Dalarna TV-Pucken - - - |
1976-77 Sweden Izvestia Trophy 1 0.00 1.000 0 1 1-0-0 |
1978-79 Canada Izvestia Trophy 3 - - 0 1-2-0 |
Player Career Totals
League Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI | Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
AHL 2 40 | 0
CC 1 1 1.00 .965 | 0
CHL 2 66 | 0
Division 1 5 56 | 1 5
Division 2 2 - | 0
EJC-19 2 6 | 0
International 8 33 17 | 0
International-Jr 2 9 | 0
Izvestia Trophy 2 4 0 1 2-2-0 | 0
Juniorserien 1 - | 0
NHL 2 22 4.14 .870 83 557 1 5-12-3 1202 | 0
Elitserien (SHL) 7 179 212 4.11 .873 716 4912 2 10459 | 3 10 11 4.35 .871 39 264 1 538
TV-Pucken 1 - | 0
WC 4 24 | 0
WJC-20 1 4 4.25 | 0
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
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Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Borlänge HF

Cult/Star player for Frölunda HC

Cult/Star player for Leksands IF

Cult/Star player for Sweden

Göran Högosta slog igenom i Borlängeklubben IF Tunabro redan som 15-åring i division 2. Som 23-åring fick han sitt stora internationella genombrott då han agerade "levande vägg" i VM 1977 som spelades i Wien. Tre Kronor vann silver efter bl a slagit Sovjet med 5-1 och 3-1 i två mycket omtalade matcher där Göran kom att bli lagets viktigaste spelare. Gjorde ett relativt misslyckat proffsförsök under några säsonger men återvände till Sverige och spel med Västra Frölunda.
Deltog i den första upplagan av Canada Cup som spelades 1976.
Bor i dag i Falun.

(Av Ronnie Johansson)

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