9 QMJHL Players Invited to Canada’s U18 Selection Camp
On Thursday, Hockey Canada along with the Canadian Hockey League announced the invitees for the Canadian National Men’s Summer U18 selection camp. 9 players from the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League were among the 42 players selected.
Some of the more notable Q invitees are Daniel Audette and Alexis Pepin who were last year’s 1st and 2nd overall selections in the QMJHL Draft.
Audette, a 5-foot-8 centerman, had 10 goals and 19 assists in 54 games with the Sherbrooke Phoenix this season. The 17-year-old Pepin had 18 goals and 12 helpers in 64 games with the PEI Rocket.
Here are the rest of the QMJHL players who have been invited:
Julio Billia (Chicoutimi Sagueneens)
Mason McDonald (Acadie-Bathurst Titan)
Alexandre Carrier (Gatineau Olympiques)
Olivier LeBlanc (Saint John Sea Dogs)
Carl Neill (Sherbrooke Phoenix)
Nicolas Aubé-Kubel (Val-d’Or Foreurs)
Daniel Audette (Sherbrooke Phoenix)
Clark Bishop (Cape Breton Screaming Eagles)
Alexis Pépin (Charlottetown Islanders)
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