Photo by Rena Laverty
USA Hockey’s National Team Development Program enters play the weekend with a combined 41-15-1-2-0 (W-L-OTL-SOL-T) after the U.S. National Under-17 Team earned a pair of wins and one loss to Division III college programs as part of the 2020-21 Kroger College Series. The U17s dropped the first game, 6-5, to Utica College, but bounced back with a 3-0 win over the Pioneers before rounding out the weekend with a 9-2 victory over the Elmira College Soaring Eagles. The NTDP hosts four games, including a Sunday doubleheader, against USHL opponents Chicago and Green Bay. The U17s will also travel to Muskegon for a game against the Lumberjacks on Saturday.
Overall Record: U18: 23-7-0-0 | U17: 18-8-1-2 (W-L-OTL-SOL)
Team USA USHL Record: 17-11-1-1 (W-L-OTL-SOL)