Mattson, Tufte, Team USA Hold off the Swiss

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Mattson, Tufte, Team USA Hold off the Swiss

August 15, 2014 Updated Aug 15, 2014 at 6:52 PM CST

Crimmitschau, Germany (NNCNOW.com) --- Grand Rapids, Minn. native Mitchell Mattson and University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) commit Riley Tufte jointed the United States Under-17 Select team in beating Switzerland 5-3 at the Five Nations Tournament Friday.

Mattson scored for the U.S. in the win, lengthening his team's lead tot 5-2 in the third period with the goal.

The U.S. will face off against undefeated Czech Republic on Saturday at 8:00 a.m.

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