Sasha Mutala and Alexis Lafrenière scored two goals apiece, and Canada netted the game’s final six goals to knock off the Swedes and win a 22nd summer U18 gold medal.
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Alexis Lafrenière will wear the ‘C’ at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup, alongside alternate captains Bowen Byram and Dylan Cozens.
Three players with U18 worlds experience will lead Team Canada into action on home ice at the 2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup.
Left off the U17 camp roster last summer, Dylan Holloway has been making the most of his international opportunities.
Which CHL team has the most picks at U17 camp? Who led U18 campers in scoring? Take a closer look at the men’s Showcase.
André Tourigny will be behind the Team Canada bench at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup, replacing the AHL-bound Gilles Bouchard.
The road to the Hlinka Gretzky Cup continues when 44 hopefuls converge on Calgary for Team Canada selection camp.
Alongside the unveiling of the Hlinka Gretzky Cup trophy, fans can now purchase a three-game Team Canada ticket package.
Gilles Bouchard will lead Team Canada at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup, alongside assistants Mitch Love and Ryan Oulahen.
Fans can now purchase 7- and 10-game ticket packages to see the world’s best under-18 players this August in Edmonton.
Ticket info has been unveiled for the newly-renamed U18 tournament, which will include games in Edmonton and Red Deer.