Many of the top American, 2003-born forwards converged on the Northtown Center in Amherst, N.Y., earlier this month for a chance to showcase their talent at the 2019 USA Hockey Select 16 Player Development Camp.
The camp was used as a selection tool by USA Hockey to determine who would make the team that will compete in the Under-17 Five Nations Tournament.
One local player, Cushing center Billy Norcross (Lynn, Mass.), was named to the U.S. Under-17 Men's Select Team that will compete at the Five Nations Tournament this August in Germany.
Below is a look at the top forwards from the 2019 USA Hockey Select 16 Player Development Camp: