Yarmouth, Nova Scotia (NNCNOW.com) --- Esko native Karson Kuhlman scored a goal and added an assist as Team USA routed Russia 8-3 on Tuesday night at the Yarmouth Mariners Centre in the 2013 World Junior A Challenge.
Kuhlman got the Americans on the board first in the first period before Team USA added five goals in the second.
Hermantown native Nate Pionk is also on the team. Both have verbally committed to play college hockey at UMD.
Team USA will play again on Wednesday against Canada East.