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OHLers At The World Juniors

28 OHLers will represent their country at the 2016 World Junior Championship. Photo by Aaron Bell/CHL Images

28 OHLers will represent their country at the 2016 World Junior Championship. Photo by Aaron Bell/CHL Images

Several OHLers have been chosen to represent their country at the upcoming Wold Junior Championship. Erie and London lead the way with four players participating in the tournament. Switzerland is the only team without an active OHLer on the roster, although a former member of the Guelph Storm made the team. A handful of former OHLers will also be taking part in the tournament.

Here’s a country by country breakdown of OHLers at the World Juniors.

Canada (9)

G – Mackenzie Blackwood (Barrie)
D – Travis Dermott (Erie)
D – Roland McKeown (Kingston)
F – Lawson Crouse (Kingston)
F – Travis Konecny (Ottawa)
F – Mitchell Marner (London)
F – Brendan Perlini (Niagara)
F – Mitchell Stephens (Saginaw)
F – Dylan Strome (Erie)

United States (6)

G – Brandon Halverson (Sault Ste. Marie)
G – Alex Nedeljkovic (Niagara)
F – Alex DeBrincat (Erie)
F – Christian Dvorak (London)
F – Ryan MacInnis (Kitchener)
F – Matthew Tkachuk (London)
F – Sonny Milano (Former Plymouth Whaler)

Finland (3)

D – Olli Juolevi (London)
D – Vili Saarijarvi (Flint)
F – Juho Lammikko (Kingston)
F – Julius Nattinen (Barrie)

Russia (3)

D – Alexander Mikulovich (Niagara)
D – Dmitri Sergeyev (Kitchener)
D – Damir Sharipzyanov (Owen Sound)

Czech Republic (2)

D – Dominik Masin (Peterborough)
F – Pavel Zacha (Sarnia)
F – David Tomasek (Former Belleville Bull)

Slovakia (1)

D – Erik Cernak (Erie)

Sweden (1)

F – Alexander Nylander (Mississauga)

Denmark (1)

D – Christian Mieritz (Hamilton)

Belarus (1)

D – Stepan Falkovsky (Ottawa)

Switzerland (0)

F – Puis Suter (Former Guelph Storm)

You can find full rosters for the 2016 World Junior Championship here.

 

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