WORLD YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIPS


This is where the next generation of superstars get noticed. Scouts from every major league will be on hand to assess and sign talent. It’s an event that is unmatched in terms of talent, experience, and exposure.

Overview

 

Hundreds of professional careers have started right here at the World Selects Invitational. Scouts from the USNTDP, OJHL, USHL, NAHL, USPHL, NCAA, CHL, NHL, NTDP, and more will be on hand to discover the next generation of hockey superstars. It’s the opportunity of a lifetime!

Attendance is invite-only for our 2007 Elite team. The tournament includes a guaranteed 5 round-robin games with a playoff bracket for a potential of 9 total games. Every attendee will receive official event apparel, and the tournament features a beautiful trophy for the winning team, medals for the championship team and finalist team, and a variety of individual player awards.

 

Important Dates

 

Training Camp: May 14-19, 2022

Our team training camp will take place in Toronto, Ontario and will be lead by our coaching staff. The team will depart for Philadelphia on the 18th and hold a practice there on the 19th before the tournament.

Tournament: May 20-24, 2022

The high-level tournament will take place in Philadelphia, USA.

 

Hockey Operations

 

GM: Daniel Bochner

Daniel currently serves on the management groups of both SKA St. Petersburg and The Russian Ice Hockey Federations. In addition, Daniel holds Assistant Coach/Player Development responsibilities within SKA St.Petersburg in the KHL and serves as Head of Player Development for the Russian Ice Hockey Federation. 

Head Coach: Steve McSwain

Steve currently serves as the Head Coach of the U15 Vaughan Kings in the GTHL. During the 2018/2019 hockey season Steve held assistant coach responsibilities with Kunlan Red Star in the MHL.