Winnipeg Jets Jacob Trouba Invited to Team USA World Junior Championship Selection CampDecember 4, 2012 - American Hockey League (AHL) - St. John's IceCaps
Trouba,18, has played in 14 games with the University of Michigan so far this season. In that time, the Rochester, MI native has recorded 10 points (4G, 6A) and 44 penalty minutes. He was selected by the Winnipeg Jets in the first round, ninth overall, in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.
Trouba is one of three returning members of the 2012 U.S National Junior Team, including goaltender John Gibson and forward J.T. Miller. The 6'1 defenceman won the Gold Medal for Team USA in the 2011 IIHF World U18 Championship.
In total, 27 players will attend training camp from Dec. 16-1 at the New York Rangers' Madison Square Garden Training Center in Tarrytown, NY. An additional camp will follow in Helsinki, Finland, with the final 23-man roster announcement scheduled for Dec. 23.
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