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|Posted: Thu Jul 05, 2018 10:50 pm Post subject: 2018 U.S. Under-18 select team announced
|swnewsmedia.com: "Twenty-one players who participated at the USA Hockey Boys Select 17 Player Development Camp have been chosen for the 2018 U.S. Under-18 Men's Select Team that will compete Aug. 6-11 at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup in Red Deer and Edmonton, Alberta. The week-long Boys Select 17 Player Development Camp concluded July 2, at the Northtown Center in Amherst, N.Y., with its annual all-star game and Hlinka Gretzky Cup roster selection.
"The 2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup will be played in North America for the first time since 1996. The competition will include teams from Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, Russia, Slovakia, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United States."
Minnesota players selected:
Aaron Huglen F 5-11 163 3/6/01 R Roseau, Minn. Roseau High (USHS)
Jackson Jutting F 5-10 180 2/27/01 L Savage, Minn. Prior Lake High (USHS)
Mike Koster D 5-10 170 4/13/01 L Chaska, Minn. Tri-City Storm (USHL)
Grant Silianoff F 5-11 170 1/4/01 L Edina, Minn. Cedar Rapids RoughRiders (USHL)
Head coach is former Gopher player and current Hamline University head coach Cory Laylin.