Team Canada was edged 2-1 by Team Czech Republic in the IIHF U-18 World Championship quarter final in Russia on Thursday.
The loss eliminates the Canadians from medal contention.
Cranbrook product Bowen Byram finished the tournament with one assist in five games.
Kootenay ICE forward Gilian Kohler had a goal and an assist in Switzerland’s 5-2 win over France.
The Swiss lead the best-of-three relegation series one game to none.