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The names of the players wearing Team Canada jerseys at the World Under 17 Hockey Challenge in Fort St. John in Dawson Creek has been announced. In all 66 players have been selected to take part.

Players will be assigned to the Canada red, white, and black squads prior to the tournament, however a specific date for that was not provided when the list of players was released this afternoon.

The players taking part are as follows:


Alex D’Orio Sherbrooke, Quebec. Magog (LHMAAAQ)
Michael DiPietro Amherstburg, Ontario. Windsor (OHL)
Kyle Jessiman Châteauguay, Quebec. Cape Breton (QMJHL)
Jacob McGrath Mississauga, Ontario. St. Michael’s (OJHL)
Ian Scott Calgary, Alberta. Prince Albert (WHL)
Matthew Welsh Halifax, Nova Scotia. Charlottetown (QMJHL)
Yan Aucoin Fatima, Quebec. Baie-Comeau (QMJHL)
Ian Blacker Oakville, Ontario. Oakville (OJHL)
Evan Bouchard Oakville, Ontario. London (OHL)
Jakob Brahaney Campbellford, Ontario. Kingston (OHL)
Josh Brook Roblin, Manitoba. Moose Jaw (WHL)
Jocktan Chainey Asbestos, Quebec. Shawinigan (QMJHL)
Antoine Crête-Belzile Quebec City, Quebec. Blainville-Boisbriand (QMJHL)
Hayden Davis Hamilton, Ontario. Niagara (OHL)
Walter Flower Lunenburg, Nova Scotia Halifax (QMJHL)
Jérémy Groleau Lévis, Quebec. Chicoutimi (QMJHL)
Nolan Kneen North Vancouver, B.C. Kamloops (WHL)
Brady Lyle North Bay, Ontario. North Bay (OHL)
Max Martin Winnipeg, Manitoba. Prince George (WHL)
Griffin Mendel Kelowna, B.C. Penticton (BCHL)
Ian Mitchell Calahoo, Alberta. Spruce Grove (AJHL)
Jacob Paquette Ottawa, Ontario. Kingston (OHL)
Markus Phillips Vaughan, Ontario. Owen Sound (OHL)
Jonathan Smart Kelowna, B.C. Kelowna (WHL)
Scott Walford Coquitlam, B.C. Victoria (WHL)
Nick Watson Delta, B.C. Lethbridge (WHL)
Reilly Webb Stoney Creek, Ontario. Hamilton (OHL)
Jaret Anderson-Dolan Calgary, Alberta. Spokane (WHL)
Jordan Bellerive North Vancouver, B.C. Lethbridge (WHL)
Shawn Boudrias Terrebonne, Quebec. Charlottetown (QMJHL)
Shane Bowers Herring Cove, Nova Scotia Waterloo (USHL)
Maxime Comtois Ste-Martine, Quebec. Victoriaville (QMJHL)
Louis-Philip Côté Laurier-Station, Quebec. Rouyn-Noranda (QMJHL)
Brett Davis Oakbank, Manitoba. Lethbridge (WHL)
MacKenzie Entwistle Gerogetwon, Ontario. Hamilton (OHL)
Zach Gallant Oakville, Ontario. Peterborough (OHL)
Brady Gilmour Grafton, Ontario. Saginaw (OHL)
Cody Glass Winnipeg, Manitoba. Portland (WHL)
James Hamblin Edmonton, Alberta. Medicine Hat (WHL)
Dawson Holt Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Vancouver (WHL)
Peyton Hoyt Fredericton, New Brunswick. Cape Breton (QMJHL)
Ben Jones Waterloo, Ontario. Niagara (OHL)
Austen Keating Guelph, Ontario. Ottawa (OHL)
Jake Leschyshyn Grasswood, Saskatchewan. Regina (WHL)
David Levin North York, Ontario. Sudbury (OHL)
Stelio Mattheos Winnipeg, Manitoba. Brandon (WHL)
Ryan McLeod Mississauga, Ontario. Mississauga (OHL)
Greg Meireles Ottawa, Ontario. Ottawa (CCHL)
Antoine Morand Mercier, Quebec. Acadie-Bathurst (QMJHL)
Brett Neumann Toronto, Ontario. Erie (OHL)
Kyle Olson Calgary, Alberta. Tri-City (WHL)
Hayden Ostir Winnipeg, Manitoba. Spokane (WHL)
Josh Paterson Edmonton, Alberta. Saskatoon (WHL)
Michael Rasmussen South Surrey, B.C. Tri-City (WHL)
Isaac Ratcliffe London, Ontario. Guelph (OHL)
Brendan Semchuk Kamloops, B.C. Vancouver (WHL)
Matthew Strome Mississauga, Ontario. Hamilton (OHL)
Matthew Struthers Milton, Ontario. Owen Sound (OHL)
Jack Studnicka Tecumseh, Ontario. Oshawa (OHL)
Nick Suzuki London, Ontario. Owen Sound (OHL)
Joël Teasdale Beloeil, Quebec. Blainville-Boisbriand (QMJHL)
Robert Thomas Aurora, Ontario. London (OHL)
Owen Tippett Peterborough, Ontario. Mississauga (OHL)
Joseph Veleno Kirkland, Quebec. Saint John (QMJHL)
Gabe Vilardi Kingston, Ontario. Windsor (OHL)
Alex-Oliver Voyer Sherbrooke, Quebec. Rimouski (QMJHL)

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