Cloquet, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- Cloquet-Esko-Carlton forward Karson Kuhlman has been named to the United States Under-18 Select team, it was announced on Tuesday.
Kuhlman is one of 22 players to be named to the team, which will play in the 2012 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament in August.
The Lumberjacks' junior had 27 goals and 28 assists during his sophomore campaign of 2011-12, his 55 points marking the highest total on the team.
Kuhlman and the United States will start play on August 13 in the international tourmament, with the medal round games scheduled to be played August 18.
2012 IVAN HLINKA MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT
August 13 --- United States vs. Russia, 8:30 a.m. CDT
August 14 --- United States vs. Czech Republic, 1:00 p.m. CDT
August 15 --- United States vs. Finland, 8:30 a.m. CDT
August 17 --- Semifinals, TBD
August 18 --- Championship/Third Place, TBD
For the full roster of the United States Under-18 Select team, visit the USA Hockey web site.