Great Britain Under-18 Women were beaten 3-2 by Poland U18 Women in their second game at the four-team international tournament in Sosnowiec.
The GB coaching staff named Kiana Tait as captain, with Ellie Wakeling and Audrey Wood alternate captains, while Emma Nichols got the nod as starting netminder.
Emily Harris put GB ahead with a penalty shot but the hosts hit back to lead 3-2 in the third period.
Chloe Riley made it a one-goal game with 4’06 remaining but Poland hung on for the win.
Forward Grace Garbett was awarded JC’s hardest-working hat.
GB complete the tournament tomorrow with a game against Spain U18 Women at 12noon (11am UK time).
GB U18 Women’s schedule
Friday 9th November – GB U18 Women 1-2 Hungary U18 Women
Saturday 10th November – Poland U18 Women 3-2 GB U18 Women
Sunday 11th November – GB U18 Women v Spain U18 Women 12noon (11am)