Great Britain rounded off their World Championship campaign in Latvia with a 6-3 defeat against Switzerland on Tuesday.
Liam Kirk (2) and Brendan Connolly were on target for GB who finished their Group A fixtures with four points from seven games.
GB co-coach, Adam Keefe, said: “As a coaching staff, we are proud of every single one of the players.
“We wanted to come and compete and that is what we have done against some of the best teams in the world.
“There have been some fantastic moments with the top one being the victory over Belarus.
“We can now build on this for next year in Finland and going forward in the future.
“The team has the confidence now that it belongs at this level and they keep showing it time and time again.”
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