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USA Hockey’s National Team Development enters play this weekend 33-16-2-0-0 (W-L-OTL-SOL-T) after the U18s earned victories in their last two games. They face Muskegon twice this week, Wednesday (Dc. 11) at 10:35 a.m. and in Muskegon on Friday (Dec. 13) at 7 p.m. before facing-off with Adrian College on Saturday (Dec. 14) for their last game before the holiday break. The U17s are in Russia for their second international tournament and play Friday (Dec. 13) at 7 a.m. ET, Saturday (Dec. 14) at 7 a.m. and Sunday (Dec. 15) at 10:30 a.m.
USA Hockey’s National Team Development Program enters play this weekend with a 33-16-2-0-0 (W-L-OTL-SOL-T) record after the U18s swept their weekend and the U17s had the weekend off. On Friday night, the U18s defeated the Youngstown Phantoms, 5-2 in Youngstown before sweeping the weekend at USA Hockey Arena on Saturday, 3-2 in overtime.
The U18s play three games this week, starting with a mid-week match-up at home against the Muskegon Lumberjacks on Wednesday (Dec. 11) at 10:35 a.m. They then head to Muskegon on Friday (Dec. 13) for the rematch at 7 p.m. and close out the weekend on Saturday (Dec. 14) at Adrian College at 7 p.m.
Overall Record: U18: 16-8-1-0 | U17: 17-8-1-0 (W-L-OTL-SOL)
Team USA USHL Record: 17-7-0-0 (W-L-OTL-SOL) with 34 PTS in 24 GP, 2nd place in the Eastern Conference