Gibson Invited to USA Hockey National Junior Evaluation CampJune 18, 2012 - Ontario Hockey League (OHL) Kitchener Rangers
The players will be auditioning for a spot on the U.S. National Junior Team that will take part in the 2013 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship, Dec. 26, 2012-Jan. 5, 2013, in Ufa, Russia.
Among the invitees are three returnees from the 2012 U.S. National Junior Team including forward J.T. Miller of the Plymouth Whalers and goaltender John Gibson of the Kitchener Rangers.
CHL Players Invited to USA Camp:
John Gibson (Kitchener Rangers)
Garret Sparks (Guelph Storm)
Connor Murphy (Sarnia Sting)
Reid Boucher (Sarnia Sting)
Alex Galchenyuk (Sarnia Sting)
J.T Miller (Plymouth Whalers)
Logan Nelson (Victoria Royals)
Stefan Noesen (Plymouth Whalers)
Henrik Samuelsson (Edmonton Oil Kings)
Vince Trocheck (Saginaw Spirit)
In addition to the 10 current CHL players invited to camp, four players that have already committed to CHL clubs for the 2012-13 season have also been invited including defencemen Patrick Sieloff (Windsor Spitfires), and Seth Jones (Portland Winterhawks), and forwards Ryan Hartman (Plymouth Whalers) and Stefan Matteau (Blainville-Boisbriand Armada).
For the full list of players invited to the 2012 USA Hockey National Junior Evaluation Camp, please visit www.usahockey.com.
The camp, which will take place at Lake Placid's Olympic Center from Aug. 4-11, includes practices, intrasquad scrimmages and international games against Sweden and Finland.
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