8 BC Hockey Players Named to Team Canada for World Under-17 Hockey

Jacson Alexander Victoria Grizzlies

Hockey Canada announced the 66 players that will represent Canada at the 2017 World U17 Hockey Challenge in Dawson Creek and Fort St. John, BC from November 5-11, 2017.  Among those selected are eight (8) BC Hockey players.

Those BC Hockey players named to rosters are:

Name Position Hometown 2017-2018 Club Team WHL Draft (2016)
Roman Basran Goaltender Abbotsford, BC Okanagan Rockets (MML) KEL (3,64)
Jacson Alexander Defence Victoria, BC Victoria Grizzlies (BCHL) SC (1, 17)
Jackson van de Leest Defence Kelowna, BC Calgary Hitmen (WHL) CGY (1,16)
Dylan Cozens Forward Whitehorse, YT Lethbridge Hurricanes (WHL) LET (1, 19)
Sasha Mutala Forward Vancouver, BC Tri-City Americans (WHL) TC (1, 6)
Massimo Rizzo Forward Burnaby, BC Penticton Vees (BCHL) KAM (1, 15)
Alex Swetlikoff Forward Kelowna, BC Vernon Vipers (BCHL) SEA (3, 62)
Josh Williams Forward Langley, BC Medicine Hat Tigers (WHL) MH (1, 5)

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