2022-23 National Men's U18 Team

Scott Ratzlaff made 25 saves and Ethan Gauthier scored the game-winner as Canada claimed home-ice gold at the 2022 Hlinka Gretzky Cup with a 4-1 win over Sweden.
Journey to HGC: Scott Ratzlaff
A few hours from small-town Irma, the goaltender’s family is watching him backstop Canada at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup.
No team has put more players on Canada’s summer U18 team than the Red Deer Rebels, and they’re in the spotlight again.
Your first hockey memory
Members of Canada’s U18 team share their early memories of the game that shaped them into the players they are today. 
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One stride at a time
Wearing the ‘C’ with Team Canada in Red Deer, Cameron Allen is continuing a year to remember at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup.
Mic’d up with Brayden Yager
Follow Brayden Yager and Canada’s summer U18 team through camp as they get ready for the Hlinka Gretzky Cup.
Twenty-three players – representing eight Members – will wear the Maple Leaf at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup in Red Deer.
When the Hlinka Gretzky Cup came to Alberta, the future of the game – Lafrenière, Raymond, Byram – was on display.
Julien will lead Canada at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup, while O’Leary, Richardson and Walters will oversee the U17 teams.
From Yokohama to Red Deer, and from Kariya to Lafrenière, learn a little more about the summer U18 hockey tradition.
The IIHF World Junior Championship and Hlinka Gretzky Cup, presented by RAM, will be on the ice this summer.
A balanced offensive attack led Canada into another gold medal game.
Ratzlaff earned his second shutout to help Canada top Group A.
Yager had two goals and two assists to help Canada to the semis.
Allen and Ritchie had four points each as Canada opened with a big win.
Cataford and Howe had 1G 1A each in an exhibition win for Canada.

U20 Red came out on top in the final camp game against U18 Canada.

U18 Canada scored five times in the second period for the win.

Gauthier scored twice in White's win over Red at U18 selection camp.

Heidt had 2G 1A to help Red over White at U18 selection camp.

2022 HGC: CZE 3 – USA 1 (Preliminary)
Šprynar scored game winner as Czechia earned a semifinal spot.
2022 HGC: SVK 3 – SUI 2 (Preliminary) OT
Cedzo scores pair in overtime win over Switzerland
2022 HGC: CAN 3 – SWE 0 (Preliminary)
Ratzlaff earned his second shutout to help Canada top pool A.