USA Under-18 Select Team Ivan Hlinka Tournament Roster

USA Hockey released their roster for the U.S. Under-18 Select Team. The team will participate as Team USA in Group A with the Czech Republic, Finland and Russia, which will compete in Breclav. Included on the roster is Thomas Novak, who was our 26th overall ranked prospect in our early 2015 NHL Draft rankings list released on June 6th. Also selected to the the team is Dennis Yan who was recently selected in the CHL Import Draft.

 

U.S. UNDER-18 SELECT TEAM ROSTER

Forwards

 

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S/C

 

Height (cm)

 

Weight (kg)

 

Birthdate

 

Hometown

 

2013-14 Team

Karch BachmanL5-11 (180)178 (81)3/10/97Wolcottville, Ind.Culver Academies Prep
Brock BoeserR6-0 (183)190 (86)2/25/97Burnsville, Minn.Burnsville High School
Brent GatesL6-2 (188)190 (86)8/12/97Grand Rapids, Mich.Green Bay Gamblers (USHL)
Matt FilipeL6-2 (188)190 (86)12/31/97Lynnfield, Mass.Malden Catholic High School
Erik FoleyL6-0 (183)185 (84)6/30/97Mansfield, Mass.Tabor Academy
Robert Jackson IIIL5-9 (175)180 (82)8/22/97Alameda, Calif.Chicago Steel (USHL)
Tanner LaczynskiR6-0 (183)175 (79)6/1/97Shorewood, Ill.Chicago Mission U16 AAA (T1EHL)
Ryan MooreL5-9 (175)165 (75)4/9/97Troy, Mich.Windsor Spitfires (OHL)
Thomas NovakL6-1 (185)180 (82)4/28/97River Falls, Wis.St. Thomas Academy (Minn.)
Ryan SmithR5-11 (180)190 (86)4/4/97Roanoke, Va.Northwood High School
Nicholas SwaneyR5-10 (178)160 (73)9/9/97Lakeville, Minn.Lakeville South High School
Troy TerryR5-11 (180)165 (75)9/10/97Highlands Ranch, Colo.Colorado Thunderbirds (T1EHL)
Dennis YanL6-2 (188)192 (87)4/14/97Ann Arbor, Mich.U.S. National Under-17 Team (USHL)

Defensemen

Name

S/C

Height (cm)

Weight (kg)

Birthdate

Hometown

2013-14 Team

Douglas BlaisdellL6-3 (191)206 (93)2/20/97Dearborn Heights, Mich.Kitchener Rangers (OHL)
Joseph CecconiR6-3 (191)200 (91)5/23/97Youngstown, N.Y.Muskegon Lumberjacks (USHL)
Tory DelloR6-0 (183)190 (86)2/14/97Crystal Lake, Ill.Tri-City Storm (USHL)
Grant GabrieleR6-2 (188)170 (77)4/17/97Brighton, Mich.U.S. National Under-17 Team (USHL)
Jacob OlsonL6-3 (191)210 (95)2/5/97Woodbury, Minn.Hill Murray School
Zach WilkieL6-0 (183)198 (90)2/24/97Villa Park, Ill.Niagara IceDogs (OHL)
Spenser YoungR5-10 (178)170 (77)3/24/97Brentwood, N.H.Phillips Exeter Academy

Goaltenders

Name

S/C

Height (cm)

Weight (kg)

Birthdate

Hometown

2013-14 Team

Matthew JurusikL6-1 (185)195 (88)5/1/97La Grange, Ill.Cleveland Barons 18U AAA (T1EHL)
Evan SarthouL6-1 (185)178 (81)9/24/97Black Diamond, Wash.Tri-City Americans (WHL)