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Finland Shuts Out Switzerland for Women's Olympic Bronze

Finland has won its second consecutive bronze medal in the women's Olympic hockey tournament after beating Switzerland 4-0.
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Finland has won its second consecutive bronze medal in the women's Olympic hockey tournament after beating Switzerland 4-0.

The Finns have now won bronze four times, with three teams - USA, Sweden and Switzerland - winning it in the other three years the women's tournament has taken place.

Finland controlled the pace of the play, outshooting Switzerland 47 to 15.

The goals came from Viivi Vainikka in the first and Susanna Tapani. Nelli Laitinen and Michelle Karvinen in the third period.

Canada and USA will play for gold at 11:10 PM ET on Wednesday evening.

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