2024 U18 World Championship

Meet the Team: USA's 2024 U18 World Hockey Championship roster

Last year's U18 World Hockey Championship saw the Americans win their first gold medal at the tournament since 2017 in a 3-2 overtime thriller over Sweden.

Getting back to those heights may be a tall task for this year's group though, as they'll have to do it without Will Smith, Oliver Moore, Ryan Leonard, Gabe Perreault, and Zeev Buium. They've all aged out of the tournament, which means the Americans will be looking to a cast of mostly fresh faces to carry them to the promised land.

Returnees Cole Eiserman and James Hagens will be leaned on to build on last year's tournament and lead the way up front. Cole Hutson was instrumental in last year's gold medal push and is sure to log heavy minutes for this year's team. 

As for the newcomers, Teddy Stiga and Brodie Ziemer will be key offensive pl

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2024 U18 World Championship 2024 NHL Draft U.S. National U17 Team U.S. National U18 Team USA U18 USNTDP Juniors WJC-18 Austin Baker Kamil Bednarik Cole Eiserman EJ Emery James Hagens Logan Hensler Christian Humphreys Cole Hutson Nicholas Kempf Sam Laurila Brendan McMorrow L.J. Mooney Charles Pardue John Parsons Max Plante Dakoda Rhéaume-Mullen Will Skahan Teddy Stiga Lucas Van Vliet Shane Vansaghi John Whipple Brodie Ziemer
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