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2024 IIHF Under-18 Men's World Championship

Espoo and Vantaa, Finland | April 25-May 5

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The 2024 IIHF Under-18 Men's World Championship was held April 25 – May 5, in Espoo and Vantaa, Finland. The U.S. Under-18 Men's National Team competed in Group A alongside Finland, Latvia, Norway, and Slovakia from Metro Arena in Espoo, Finland, and went 4-0-0-0 (W-OTW-L-OTL) in the preliminary round before defeating Switzerland, 4-0, in the quarterfinals and Slovakia, 7-2, in the semifinals.

Team USA went on to face Canada in the gold-medal game, ultimately falling by a 6-4 tally to earn the silver medal.

The U.S. has won gold 11 times at the IIHF Under-18 Men's World Championship and has captured six silver medals and three bronze medals at the competition. The U.S. won its first gold at the event in 2002. 

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U.S. Tournament Schedule

Sat. April 20 Sweden
Pre-Tournament Game
W, 8-5 Vierumäki Ice Arena
Vierumäki, Finland
Thurs. April 25 Slovakia
Preliminary Round
W, 9-0 Metro Arena
Espoo, Finland
James Hagens
Sat. April 27 Norway
Preliminary Round
W, 8-2 Metro Arena
Espoo, Finland
Cole Eiserman
Sun. April 28 Latvia
Preliminary Round
W, 7-1 Metro Arena
Espoo, Finland
Trevor Connelly
Tues. April 30 Finland
Preliminary Round
W, 9-4 Metro Arena
Espoo, Finland
Teddy Stiga
Thurs. May 2 Switzerland
W, 4-0 Metro Arena
Espoo, Finland
Nick Kempf
Sat. May 4 Slovakia
W, 7-2 Metro Arena
Espoo, Finland
James Hagens
Sun. May 5 Canada
Gold Medal Game
L, 4-6 Metro Arena
Espoo, Finland
Cole Hutson

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