Going For Gold
August 06, 2012
Regina Pats forward Morgan Klimchuk was named to Canada's National Under 18 team Monday.
|North Bay Battalion|
|Owen Sound Attack|
|Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds|
|Acadie-Bathurst Titan||Baie-Comeau Drakkar|
|Blainville-Boisbriand Armada||Cape Breton Screaming Eagles|
|Charlottetown Islanders||Chicoutimi Sagueneens|
|Drummondville Voltigeurs||Gatineau Olympiques|
|Halifax Mooseheads||Moncton Wildcats|
|Quebec Remparts||Rimouski Oceanic|
|Rouyn-Noranda Huskies||Saint John Sea Dogs|
|Shawinigan Cataractes||Sherbrooke Phoenix|
|Val-d'Or Foreurs||Victoriaville Tigres|
Regina, Saskatchewan - Regina Pats forward Morgan Klimchuk passed through the final round of cuts for Canada's National Under-18 team Monday, and will be a member of the 22-man squad when it travels to the Czech Republic and Slovakia for the Memorial of Ivan Hlinka Tourament, August 13th-18th.
Klimchuk completed his first full season with the Pats in 2011-12 registering 18 goals and 18 assists in 67 games played.
The Calgary, AB native was mentioned on Central Scouting's A-list of players to watch for the 2013 NHL Entry Draft in Philadelphia. Klimchuk is one of seven WHL'ers on the list which was released at the beginning of July.
Canada's National Men's Summer Under-18 Team is one of two U18 teams Hockey Canada assembles each season. A second team will take part in the 2013 U18 IIHF World Championship in Sochi, Russia next April.