COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - USA Hockey announced today that Mac Swanson (Anchorage, Alaska) has been added to the 2022 U.S. Junior Select Team that will compete in the World Junior A Challenge from Dec. 11-18 in Cornwall, Ontario.
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Swanson recently represented the U.S. at the 2022 Five Nations Tournament where he tallied one goal and four assists in four games to help the U.S. to a second-place finish.
In his first season with the Fargo Force of the United States Hockey League, Swanson has tallied seven goals and 23 points in 18 games.
Swanson is committed to skate at the University of North Dakota for the 2024-25 season.
The U.S. will face Canada East in a pre-tournament game on Friday, Dec. 9, at 7 p.m. ET before opening competition on Sunday, Dec. 11, against Canada West at 5 p.m. ET.
NOTES: Twelve USHL teams are represented on the roster … The Muskegon Lumberjacks lead the way with four players … The 22 players come from 11 different states. Minnesota boasts the most representatives with eight … The 2022 World Junior A Challenge field includes Canada East, Canada West, Czechia, Latvia, Sweden and the United States … Team USA has captured the World Junior A Challenge title eight times (2008-10, 2012-14, 2016, 2018) and has finished in the top-three in all 13 competitions.
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