Sieloff, Gillies land on Team White roster at USA Hockey WJC evaluation camp
CALGARY, AB -- Calgary Flames prospects Patrick Sieloff and Jon Gillies have been named to Team White at the USA Hockey National Junior Evaluation Camp, which will take place Aug. 3-10 in Lake Placid, NY.
The camp is the first step in the selection process for the USA's 2013 World Junior Championship roster.
The 44 players participating in the NJEC have been separated into two groups - Team White and Team Blue - for the first three days of practices and games versus Finland and Sweden.
On Aug. 6, Team USA will trim its roster and a single squad will finish the camp with practices and games against Canada, Finland and Sweden.
Team White will be coached by Greg Brown and Kurt Kleinendorst. Team Blue will be coached by Bob Motzko and Jon Cooper.
TEAM WHITE ROSTER
GOALTENDERS: Jon Gillies, Collin Olson
DEFENCEMEN: Mike Brodzinski, Connor Clifton, Matt Grzelcyk, Ian McCoshen, Brett Pesce, Steve Santini, Patrick Sieloff, Tommy Vannelli
FORWARDS: Taylor Cammarata, J.T. Compher, Andrew Copp, Tommy DiPauli, Jake Guentzel, Jimmy Lodge, Michael McCarron, Tyler Motte, Cristoval "Boo" Nieves, Henrik Samuelsson, Quentin Shore, Zach Stepan
TEAM BLUE ROSTER
GOALTENDERS: Thatcher Demko (2014 draft eligible), Anthony Stolarz
DEFENCEMEN: Gage Ausmus, Dylan Blujus, Will Butcher, Connor Carrick, Anthony DeAngelo (2014 draft eligible), Nick Ebert, Brady Skjei, Keaton Thompson
FORWARDS: Justin Bailey, Riley Barber, Adam Erne, Hudson Fasching, John Hayden, Vince Hinostroza, Nicolas Kerdiles, Matt Lane (2014 draft eligible), Stefan Matteau, Dan O'Regan, Dominic Toninato, Brady Vail