skip navigation

Under-17 Team Set to Begin Five Nations Tournament

By, 02/13/18, 1:00PM EST


The U17 team is in Finland to compete in its final international tournament of the season.

Photo by Rena Laverty

JÄRVENPÄÄ, Finland- The U.S. National Under-17 Team is in Finland to skate in its third and final international tournament of the season, the 2018 Under-17 Five Nations Tournament. The tournament runs February 14-18.

The U.S. will have match-up against Russia, Sweden, Finland and the Czech Republic. Team USA opens play against Russia on Wednesday, (Feb. 14) at 8 a.m. ET before taking on Sweden, Friday (Feb. 16) at 9 a.m. ET, Finland on Saturday (Feb. 17) at 7 a.m. ET, and closing out the tournament against Czech Republic on Sunday (Feb. 18) at 10 a.m. ET. You can follow along here and watch games live here

The tournament will be the team’s final international competition of the season. In its previous two tournaments the U17s have gone 9-0-0 (W-L-T) and won both the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in Dawson Creek, British Columbia and the Under-17 Four Nations tournament in Veliky Novgorod, Russia.

Related Articles

Popular Articles & Features

Under-18 Season Full of Memories for Spencer Stastney

By Becky Olsen 02/20/2018, 2:00pm EST

College-bound defenseman soaking in one more year with NTDP

Team USA & USA Hockey Arena Set For Pucks and Pups Weekend

By 02/21/2018, 3:45pm EST

Inaugural event features dog bowl giveaway and Dinky Dog Derby

Motherly Love Keeps Clayton Keller On the Upswing

By Becky Olsen 03/24/2015, 8:00am EDT

Keller’s Mom, Kelley, Joined Him in Ann Arbor This Season.