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2016 Youth Olympic Games

    Youth Olympic Gold Reflects Well on ADM

    03/03/2016, 3:00pm EST
    By Brandon Penny - TeamUSA.org

    much of that talent seen on the U.S. Youth Olympic Team is a byproduct of USA Hockey’s American Development Model

    U.S. Earns Gold Medal at 2016 Youth Olympic Games

    02/21/2016, 8:45am EST
    By USAHockey.com

    Team USA Defeats Canada, 5-2, for First-Ever Youth Olympic Gold

    Game Notes: USA vs. CAN at Youth Olympics

    02/20/2016, 6:15pm EST
    By USAHockey.com

    Team USA To face Canada in Gold Medal Game

    U.S. Blanks Russia, 3-0, to Advance to YOG Gold Medal Game

    02/19/2016, 2:30pm EST
    By USAHockey.com

    DeRidder Records Shutout, U.S. to Face Canada in Gold Medal Game Sunday


    Team USA Schedule

    Date Opponent Time (ET)
    Sat., Feb. 13 Finland W, 4-1
    Sun., Feb. 14 Norway W, 8-0
    Tues., Feb. 16 Canada L, 4-2
    Thurs., Feb. 18 Russia W, 4-2
    Fri. Feb. 19 Russia (Semifinal) W, 3-0
    Sun., Feb. 21 Canada (Gold Medal Game) W, 5-2

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    About The Event

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) created the Youth Olympic Games with the vision of an event designed to inspire young people all around the world to do sport and adopt and live by the Olympic Values of Excellence, Respect and Friendship.

    Following the inaugural Summer Youth Olympic Games, held in Singapore in 2010, Innsbruck and Seefeld, Austria, welcomed the first Winter Youth Olympic Games from January 13-22, 2012.

    The event brought together top athletes between the ages of 14 and 18 from over 60 nations to compete in the seven sports which were also represented at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. The athletes also had the chance to participate in a Culture and Education Program designed to raise participants’ awareness of the Olympic Values and address topics including Olympism, skills development, well-being, healthy living, social responsibility and expression through digital media.


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