04/14/2017, 11:00am EDT
By USA Hockey
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Forty-two players have been invited to the 2017 U.S. Women's National Team Selection Camp from April 30-May 4 at Florida Hospital Center Ice in the Tampa suburb of Wesley Chapel.
The camp, which will consist of daily practices, off-ice testing, and three intrasquad scrimmages, will be be used to determine the U.S. Women's National Team roster that will train together and participate in various competitions in the build-up to the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea.
USA Hockey will unveil the players selected to the U.S. Women's National Team at the conclusion of the camp on May 5. The team will remain in Tampa for additional training through May 8.
The 42 players represent 18 different states. Minnesota leads the way with 10 representatives followed by Massachusetts with six, Wisconsin with four and New York with three, while Alaska, California, Illinois, Michigan, and North Dakota have two. Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Idaho, Maryland, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Vermont all have one representative.
Tampa Bay Juniors Hockey Club powered by Hockey International, announce their spring/summer training program (STP) dates. STP will start May 16th and run through July 27th. The program will take place on Tuesday and Thursday's with the July 4th week off. The program will focus on on-ice over speed training, off-ice sprint training and off-ice speed of hands training. All sessions wil be at the Florida Hospital Center Ice in Wesley Chapel, FL.
Registrations are being taken know. You can register on line by clicking link above or print out the form and send in.
NCAA D-I and Women's National Players - Training
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Yes, developing upper-level hockey skills requires specific supplemental training and the elite players are always looking for an edge on their competition. Hockey International training is based on sound scientific principles and is targeted, consistent and progressive while including numerous aspects of mental, character and senses development.
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey announced today the 69 players invited to the 2014 USA Hockey Women's National Festival, which will take place Aug. 12-16, in Lake Placid, New York.
In addition, Brett Strot, Hockey International, will be one of the 22U coaches after the team is selected during this camp.
Click to check out the roster and staff.