Contact Us

Union Hockey Defenseman Gostisbehere Named to Preliminary U.S.A. 2013 National Junior Team

Getty Images

Congratulations to Union Hockey Sophomore Defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere as he has been named the preliminary team to tryout for a spot on the U.S. National Junior Team. The announcement came from U.S.A. Hockey

The players chosen will compete for spots on the team that will compete in the 2013 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championships. This tournament competes December 26th through January 5th in Ufa, Russia.

Union head coach Rick Bennett commented about his defenseman “we are excited for Shayne to have this opportunity to earn a spot on team USA for the World Junior Championships. Shayne has come into his own as one of the top offensive defensemen in our league and has made a name for himself as a big time player in college hockey. We hope this opportunity furthers his development as a hockey player.”

Training camp for all the players invited will take part in a training camp from the 16th to the 18th and takes place at the New York Rangers training facility in Tarrytown, N.Y.

Gostisbehere, from Florida is in his sophomore season is third on the team in scoring with 13 total points including five goals.

Best of 104.5 The Team

Recommended for You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Teammates quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Teammates contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.