COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The U.S. Under-18 Select Team will be at the Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Virginia, for a pair of practices beginning Sunday, July 31, in preparation for the 2016 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament.
Both practices are free of charge and open to the public.
U.S. Under-18 Select Team Practice Schedule
Date Practice Time (EDT) Rink
Sun., July 31 7:40-9:10 p.m. Washington Capitals Ice Rink
Mon., Aug. 1 8:20-9:50 a.m. Washington Capitals Ice Rink
The 2016 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament will be held Aug. 8-13 in Breclav, Czech Republic, and Bratislava, Slovakia. Team USA opens the tournament against Finland on Monday, Aug. 8, at 9:30 a.m. ET.
For complete 2016 Ivan Hlinka Tournament coverage from USA Hockey, click here.
NOTES: The 2016 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup will include teams from Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, Russia, Slovakia, Sweden, Switzerland and the United States … Clark Donatelli (Providence, R.I.) is the head coach of the 2016 U.S. Under-18 Select Team, with Pat Boller (Queens, N.Y.), Dave Lassonde (Rochester, N.H.) and Phil Osaer (Livonia, Mich.) serving as assistant coaches … Kettler Capitals Iceplex is the practice home of the NHL’s Washington Capitals.