United States men's national junior ice hockey team

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United States
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)Team USA
AssociationUSA Hockey
General ManagerJohn Vanbiesbrouck
Head coachScott Sandelin
AssistantsJerry Keefe
Brett Larson
David Lassonde
Steve Miller
CaptainMikey Anderson
Top scorerJeremy Roenick (13)
Most pointsJordan Schroeder (27)
Team colors              
IIHF codeUSA
First international
 Canada 5–4 United States 
(Leningrad, Soviet Union; December 27, 1973)
Biggest win
 United States 19–1 Norway 
(Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada; January 1, 1991)
Biggest defeat
 Sweden 11–1 United States 
(Leningrad, Soviet Union; December 29, 1973)
 Soviet Union 15–5 United States 
(Banská Bystrica, Czechoslovakia; December 30, 1976)
 Czechoslovakia 11–1 United States 
(Moscow, Soviet Union; December 31, 1987)
IIHF World U20 Championship
Appearances42 (first in 1977)
Best resultGold medal world centered-2.svg Gold: (2004, 2010, 2013, 2017)
Medal record
World U20 Championship
Gold medal – first place 2004 Finland Team
Gold medal – first place 2010 Canada Team
Gold medal – first place 2013 Russia Team
Gold medal – first place 2017 Canada Team
Silver medal – second place 1997 Switzerland Team
Silver medal – second place 2019 Canada Team
Bronze medal – third place 1986 Canada Team
Bronze medal – third place 1992 Germany Team
Bronze medal – third place 2007 Sweden Team
Bronze medal – third place 2011 United States Team
Bronze medal – third place 2016 Finland Team
Bronze medal – third place 2018 United States Team

The United States men's national junior ice hockey team represents the United States at the IIHF World U20 Championship.

The team has won 4 world junior championships (2004, 2010, 2013, 2017). Many talented NHL prospects, such as John Carlson, Jack Eichel, Auston Matthews, Patrick Kane, Zach Parise, and Matthew Tkachuk, played on this team.

World U20 Championship record[edit]

Record book data:[1]

Note: 1974, 1975 and 1976 tournaments are considered unofficial. They are not included in the IIHF records.

Team[edit]

Preliminary roster for the 2020 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships.[2]

Head coach: Scott Sandelin

Pos. No. Name Height Weight Birthdate Hometown 2018–19 Team NHL rights, if any
D 2 Jordan Harris 5 ft 11 in 179 lb July 7, 2000 Massachusetts Haverhill, Massachusetts United States Northeastern University (HEA) Montreal Canadiens
D 3 Ryan Johnson 6 ft 0 in 170 lb July 24, 2001 California Irvine, California United States University of Minnesota (Big Ten) Buffalo Sabres
D 4 Cam York 5 ft 11 in 172 lb January 5, 2001 California Anaheim Hills, California United States University of Michigan (Big Ten) Philadelphia Flyers
D 5 Christian Krygier 6 ft 2 in 192 lb May 5, 2000 Michigan Novi, Michigan United States Michigan State University (Big Ten) New York Islanders
D 6 Zac Jones 5 ft 10 in 176 lb October 18, 2000 Virginia Glen Allen, Virginia United States University of Massachusetts (HEA) New York Rangers
D 7 Spencer Stastney 5 ft 10 in 179 lb January 4, 2000 Wisconsin Mequon, Wisconsin United States University of Notre Dame (Big Ten) Nashville Predators
F 9 Trevor Zegras 6 ft 0 in 174 lb March 20, 2001 New York (state) Bedford, New York United States Boston University (HEA) Anaheim Ducks
F 10 Curtis Hall 6 ft 3 in 196 lb April 26, 2000 Ohio Chagrin Falls, Ohio United States Yale University (HEA) Boston Bruins
F 11 Jon Gruden 6 ft 0 in 170 lb May 4, 2000 Michigan Rochester Hills, Michigan Canada London Knights (OHL) Ottawa Senators
F 12 Jack Drury 6 ft 0 in 179 lb February 3, 2000 Illinois Winnetka, Illinois United States Harvard University (ECAC) Carolina Hurricanes
F 13 Cole Caufield 5 ft 7 in 163 lb January 2, 2001 Wisconsin Stevens Point, Wisconsin United States University of Wisconsin (Big Ten) Montreal Canadiens
F 14 Robert Mastrosimone 5 ft 10 in 170 lb January 24, 2001 New York (state) East Islip, New York United States Boston University (HEA) Detroit Red Wings
F 15 Alex Turcotte 5 ft 11 in 185 lb February 26, 2001 Illinois Chicago, Illinois United States University of Wisconsin (Big Ten) Los Angeles Kings
F 16 Nick Robertson 5 ft 9 in 161 lb September 11, 2001 Michigan Northville, Michigan Canada Peterborough Petes (OHL) Toronto Maple Leafs
F 17 John Beecher 6 ft 3 in 209 lb April 5, 2001 New York (state) Elmira, New York United States University of Michigan (Big Ten) Boston Bruins
D 19 K'Andre Miller 6 ft 4 in 207 lb January 21, 2000 Minnesota Minnetonka, Minnesota United States University of Wisconsin (Big Ten) New York Rangers
F 20 Parker Ford 6 ft 0 in 176 lb July 20, 2000 Rhode Island Wakefield, Rhode Island United States Providence College (HEA) Undrafted
D 21 Ty Emberson 6 ft 1 in 194 lb May 24, 2000 Wisconsin Eau Claire, Wisconsin United States University of Wisconsin (Big Ten) Arizona Coyotes
F 22 Shane Pinto 6 ft 2 in 192 lb November 12, 2000 New York (state) Franklin Square, New York United States University of North Dakota (NCHC) Ottawa Senators
F 23 Bobby Brink 5 ft 8 in 165 lb July 8, 2001 Minnesota Minnetonka, Minnesota United States University of Denver (NCHC) Philadelphia Flyers
D 24 Mattias Samuelsson 6 ft 4 in 220 lb March 14, 2000 New Jersey Voorhees, New Jersey United States Western Michigan University (NCHC) Buffalo Sabres
F 25 Jacob Pivonka 5 ft 11 in 198 lb February 28, 2000 Illinois Naperville, Illinois United States University of Notre Dame (Big Ten) New York Islanders
D 26 Alec Regula 6 ft 4 in 205 lb August 6, 2000 Michigan West Bloomfield, Michigan Canada London Knights (OHL) Chicago Blackhawks
F 27 Trevor Janicke 5 ft 10 in 194 lb December 25, 2000 Minnesota Maple Grove, Minnesota United States University of Notre Dame (Big Ten) Anaheim Ducks
F 28 Arthur Kaliyev 6 ft 2 in 190 lb June 26, 2001 New York (state) Staten Island, New York Canada Hamilton Bulldogs (OHL) Los Angeles Kings
G 30 Spencer Knight 6 ft 3 in 195 lb April 19, 2001 Connecticut Darien, Connecticut United States Boston College (HEA) Florida Panthers
G 31 Isaiah Saville 6 ft 1 in 181 lb September 21, 2000 Alaska Anchorage, Alaska United States University of Nebraska Omaha (NCHC) Vegas Golden Knights
G 32 Dustin Wolf 6 ft 0 in 161 lb April 16, 2001 California Gilroy, California United States Everett Silvertips (WHL) Calgary Flames

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Juniors". Team USA Hockey.
  2. ^ "2019 WJC | U.S. Roster". Team USA Hockey.

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