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United States men's national junior ice hockey team

The United States men's national junior ice hockey team represents the United States at the IIHF World U20 Championship.

United States
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)Team USA
AssociationUSA Hockey
General ManagerJohn Vanbiesbrouck
Head coachScott Sandelin
AssistantsJerry Keefe
Brett Larson
David Lassonde
Steve Miller
CaptainMikey Anderson
Top scorerJeremy Roenick (13)
Most pointsJordan Schroeder (27)
Team colors              
IIHF codeUSA
First international
 Canada 5–4 United States 
(Leningrad, Soviet Union; December 27, 1973)
Biggest win
 United States 19–1 Norway 
(Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada; January 1, 1991)
Biggest defeat
 Sweden 11–1 United States 
(Leningrad, Soviet Union; December 29, 1973)
 Soviet Union 15–5 United States 
(Banská Bystrica, Czechoslovakia; December 30, 1976)
 Czechoslovakia 11–1 United States 
(Moscow, Soviet Union; December 31, 1987)
IIHF World U20 Championship
Appearances42 (first in 1977)
Best resultGold medal world centered-2.svg Gold: (2004, 2010, 2013, 2017)
Medal record
World U20 Championship
Gold medal – first place 2004 Finland Team
Gold medal – first place 2010 Canada Team
Gold medal – first place 2013 Russia Team
Gold medal – first place 2017 Canada Team
Silver medal – second place 1997 Switzerland Team
Silver medal – second place 2019 Canada Team
Bronze medal – third place 1986 Canada Team
Bronze medal – third place 1992 Germany Team
Bronze medal – third place 2007 Sweden Team
Bronze medal – third place 2011 United States Team
Bronze medal – third place 2016 Finland Team
Bronze medal – third place 2018 United States Team

The team has won 4 world junior championships (2004, 2010, 2013, 2017). Many talented NHL prospects, such as John Carlson, Jack Eichel, Auston Matthews, Patrick Kane, Zach Parise, and Matthew Tkachuk, played on this team.

World U20 Championship recordEdit

Record book data:[1]

Note: 1974, 1975 and 1976 tournaments are considered unofficial. They are not included in the IIHF records.

TeamEdit

Roster for the 2019 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships.[2]

Head coach: Mike Hastings

Pos. No. Name Height Weight Birthdate Hometown 2018–19 Team NHL rights, if any
G 1 Kyle Keyser 6 ft 2 in 180 lb March 8, 1999   Coral Springs, Florida   Oshawa Generals (OHL) Boston Bruins
D 2 Jack St. Ivany 6 ft 2 in 195 lb July 22, 1999   Manhattan Beach, California   Yale University (ECAC) Philadelphia Flyers
D 4 Dylan Samberg 6 ft 4 in 225 lb January 24, 1999   Hermantown, Minnesota   University of Minnesota Duluth (NCHC) Winnipeg Jets
F 6 Jack Hughes 5 ft 10 in 166 lb May 14, 2001   Orlando, Florida   USA Hockey NTDP (USHL) New Jersey Devils
D 7 Quinn Hughes (A) 5 ft 10 in 175 lb October 14, 1999   Orlando, Florida   University of Michigan (Big Ten) Vancouver Canucks
F 8 Sasha Chmelevski 6 ft 0 in 187 lb June 9, 1999   Northville, Michigan   Ottawa 67's (OHL) San Jose Sharks
F 9 Tyler Madden 5 ft 11 in 150 lb November 9, 1999   Hartford, Connecticut   Northeastern University (HEA) Vancouver Canucks
F 11 Ryan Poehling 6 ft 2 in 185 lb January 3, 1999   Lakeville, Minnesota   St. Cloud State University (NCHC) Montreal Canadiens
F 12 Logan Cockerill 5 ft 9 in 175 lb March 3, 1999   Brighton, Michigan   Boston University (HEA) New York Islanders
F 14 Josh Norris (A) 6 ft 2 in 195 lb May 5, 1999   Oxford, Michigan   University of Michigan (Big Ten) Ottawa Senators
F 15 Jason Robertson 6 ft 2 in 200 lb July 22, 1999   Northville, Michigan   Niagara IceDogs (OHL) Dallas Stars
F 16 Jay O'Brien 6 ft 0 in 174 lb November 4, 1999   Hingham, Massachusetts   Providence College (HEA) Philadelphia Flyers
F 17 Evan Barratt 5 ft 11 in 190 lb February 18, 1999   Bristol, Pennsylvania   Penn State University (Big Ten) Chicago Blackhawks
F 18 Oliver Wahlstrom 6 ft 2 in 209 lb June 13, 2000   Quincy, Massachusetts   Boston College (HEA) New York Islanders
F 19 Jack Drury 6 ft 0 in 180 lb February 3, 2000   Winnetka, Illinois   Harvard University (ECAC) Carolina Hurricanes
D 20 K'Andre Miller 6 ft 4 in 205 lb January 21, 2000   Saint Paul, Minnesota   University of Wisconsin (Big Ten) New York Rangers
F 21 Noah Cates 6 ft 2 in 185 lb February 5, 1999   Stillwater, Minnesota   University of Minnesota Duluth (NCHC) Philadelphia Flyers
D 24 Mattias Samuelsson 6 ft 4 in 221 lb March 14, 2000   Voorhees, New Jersey   Western Michigan University (NCHC) Buffalo Sabres
D 25 Phil Kemp 6 ft 3 in 210 lb February 12, 1999   Greenwich, Connecticut   Yale University (ECAC) Edmonton Oilers
D 26 Mikey Anderson (C) 6 ft 0 in 190 lb May 25, 1999   Roseville, Minnesota   University of Minnesota Duluth (NCHC) Los Angeles Kings
F 28 Joel Farabee 6 ft 1 in 170 lb February 25, 2000   Cicero, New York   Boston University (HEA) Philadelphia Flyers
G 29 Spencer Knight 6 ft 3 in 197 lb April 19, 2001   Darien, Connecticut   USA Hockey NTDP (USHL) Florida Panthers
G 30 Cayden Primeau 6 ft 3 in 200 lb August 11, 1999   Voorhees, New Jersey   Northeastern University (HEA) Montreal Canadiens

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "World Juniors". Team USA Hockey.
  2. ^ "2019 WJC | U.S. Roster". Team USA Hockey.

External linksEdit