Hockey Canada announced their roster on Wednesday that will represent Canada West at the upcoming 2018 World Junior A Challenge that runs December 9th-16th in Bonnyville, Albeta.
Among those selected was Swan Valley Stampeder forward and 18 year old Matt Osadick.
The Grande Pointe, MB product has had a career year this season, compiling 18 goals, 24 assists for 42 points in 27 games, which puts him behind his linemate Josh Tripp in 2nd spot in the MJHL scoring race.
Osadick was one of 3 MJHLers named to the Canada West roster which also includes F Reilly Funk (Portage Terriers) and G Matt Radomsky (Steinbach Pistons).
Canada West will open up their tournament on Sunday at 7PM against the USA before taking on Canada East on Monday, Russia on Wednesday and the Czech Republic to wrap up their round robin schedule on Thursday. The Playoffs will go on the weekend.
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