Pats Sedov Makes Team Russia for Under-18 World Championships
Regina, Saskatchewan - The Regina Pats Hockey Club is pleased to announce that defenceman Nikita Sedov will represent Russia at the 2019 World Under-18 Hockey Championships in Sweden.
The tournament will take place from April 18-28 in Ornsköldsvik and Umea, Sweden.
The Russians will open the tournament Thursday against Slovakia, the full tournament schedule can be found here.
Sedov has represented Russia previously at the Under-17's in 2017 and at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup in 2018.
He was named the Charles Johnston Memorial Trophy winner as the Pats top defenceman in 2018-19, recording 19 assists in 68 games.
Sedov joins Pats Head Coach and Assistant GM Dave Struch at the tournament, Struch is an Assistant Coach for Team Canada.
• Discuss this story on the Western Hockey League message board...
Western Hockey League Stories from April 17, 2019
- Kelowna Rockets Korczak Named to Hockey Canada's 2019 IIHF U18 World Championship Roster - Kelowna Rockets
- Cougars' Gauthier Named to Team Canada Under-18 Roster - Prince George Cougars
- Pats Sedov Makes Team Russia for Under-18 World Championships - Regina Pats
The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.