DeGeorge to compete for U.S. Under-22 Select Team for series vs. Canada

DeGeorge to compete for U.S. Under-22 Select Team for series vs. Canada
Monday, August 13, 2018
DeGeorge to compete for U.S. Under-22 Select Team for series vs. Canada

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. – Bemidji State University women’s hockey sophomore Clair DeGeorge has earned a spot on the 2018 U.S. Under-22 Women’s Select Team roster to compete against Canada in a three-game series. The series will take place August 16-19 at the Markin MacPhail Center in Calgary, Alberta.

The roster includes two players from the gold medal-winning 2018 U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team as well as three members of the U.S. Under-18 Women’s National Team that won gold at the 2018 IIHF Under-18 Women’s World Championship.

A full roster can be found, here.

DeGeorge, a native of Anchorage, Alaska, earned a spot on the roster after impressing coaches at the 2018 USA Hockey Womena’s National Festival at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid, N.Y., this past week. DeGeorge was an All-Western Collegiate Hockey Association Third Team and Rookie Team selection in her first season with the Beavers after tying for third on the team with 23 points (7g-16a) and seventh among league freshmen.

All games will be stream live at HockeyTV.com and the complete schedule will be available here.

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