Jayce Hawryluk of the Brandon Wheat Kings (Roblin), Madison Bowey of the Kelowna Rockets (Winnipeg) and Travis Sanheim of the Calgary Hitmen (Elkhorn) have been invited to Hockey Canada’s National Junior Team Summer Development camp, August 3-8 in Brossard, Montreal and Sherbrooke, Quebec.
41 players were called to the camp where they will compete to be one of 22 players representing Canada at the 2015 IIHF World Junior Championship in Toronto and Montreal. The attendees will train at the Montreal Canadiens’ practice facility in Brossard before facing the national junior teams of Czech Republic and Russia.
Bowey, 19, was drafted by the Washington Capitals in round two of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, played for Team Manitoba at the 2011 Canada Winter Games, Team West at the 2012 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge and won gold with Team Canada at the IIHF World Under-18 Hockey Championships in 2013.
Hawryluk, 18, led the Wheat Kings in scoring last season with 24 goals and 64 points in 59 games and played for Team Canada at the 2014 IIHF World Under-18 Championship, Team Manitoba at the 2011 Western Canada Under-16 Challenge and for Team West at the 2013 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge.
Sanheim, 18, earned six assists at the 2014 IIHF World Under-18 Championships in Finland and helped Canada win a bronze medal this past April. He also competed with Hawryluk on Team West at the 2013 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge.