RECAP: DAY ONE OF GAMES AT CANADA'S NATIONAL UNDER-17 DEVELOPMENT CAMP

RECAP: DAY ONE OF GAMES AT CANADA'S NATIONAL UNDER-17 DEVELOPMENT CAMP

Date: Jul, 26, 2018 11:16 AM EDT

CALGARY, ALTA. - The top players from across the country competed in the first three games of Canada’s national under-17 development camp on Wednesday evening at the Markin MacPhail Centre at WinSport’s Canada Olympic Park in Calgary.

GAME STORY - GREEN V. BLACK

Matthew Maggio and Logan Morrison had a goal and an assist apiece, William Portokalis scored the game-winner and Green scored four times in 97 seconds early in the second period before hanging on to edge Black 5-4 in the opening game Wednesday at Canada’s national under-17 development camp.

Full Game Stats: https://hockeycanada.ca/en-ca/national-championships/men/world-u17/2018/development-camp/stats/game-summary?gameid=2262

GAME STORY : WHITE V. BLUE

Michael Renwick scored on the power play in the first period, Cole Perfetti added a shorthanded marker in the second and White got goals from four different players and points from nine before holding off a third-period push to top Blue 4-2 on Wednesday night at Canada’s national under-17 development camp

Full Game Stats: https://hockeycanada.ca/en-ca/national-championships/men/world-u17/2018/development-camp/stats/game-summary?gameid=2263

GAME STORY : RED V. GOLD

Josh Barnes and William Dufour scored in regulation time and the shootout, Lukas Cormier added a shootout goal and Red earned an entertaining 3-2 extra-time win over Gold to finish the opening day of game action Wednesday at Canada’s national under-17 development camp.

Full Game Stats: https://hockeycanada.ca/en-ca/national-championships/men/world-u17/2018/development-camp/stats/game-summary?gameid=2264

Player Stats after Day One

https://hockeycanada.ca/en-ca/national-championships/men/world-u17/2018/development-camp/stats/player-stats#

About the National Under-17 Development Camp: Hockey Canada has invited 111 players to participate in Canada’s national under-17 development camp, set to take place July 21-27 at the Markin MacPhail Centre at WinSport’s Canada Olympic Park in Calgary. For the duration of the week-long camp, the players – 12 goaltenders, 36 defencemen, and 63 forwards - will be split into six teams for on- and off-ice training, fitness testing, practices, intrasquad games, and classroom sessions. Following the development camp, players will continue to be evaluated through the early season before 66 are named to one of three Canadian national teams – Team Canada Black, Team Canada Red, and Team Canada White – who will compete at the 2018 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge scheduled for Nov. 3-10 in Saint John and Quispamsis, N.B. This year, all 111 players have been drafted by Canadian Hockey League teams, including 54 from the Ontario Hockey League, 29 from the Western Hockey League, and 28 from the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.

Camp Notes: https://cdn.hockeycanada.ca/hockey-canada/National-Championships/Men/World-U17-Challenge/2018/downloads/2018-CAN-U17-Camp-Notes.pdf

 

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