Team USA Names Roster for World Juniors

By Evan Andriopoulos

List of Players on the 2001 USA National Junior Team.


Rick DiPietro 6-0 (184) 185 (84) 9/19/81 R Winthrop, Mass. Chicago Wolves (IHL)  New York Islanders
1 Craig Kowlaski 5-8 (174) 185 (84) 1/15-81 L Warren, Mich. Northern Michigan Univ. (CCHA)  Carolina Hurricanes

No. DEFENSEMEN Ht. (cm) Wt. (kg) Birthdate S/C Hometown 2000-01 Team NHL Rights
5 Justin Forrest 5-9 (177) 175 (80) 4/15/81 L Auburn, N.Y. Boston College (HE) Carolina Hurricanes
4 Tim Gleason 6-1 (187) 205 (93) 1/29/83 L Clawson, Mich. Windsor Spitfires (OHL) Not yet drafted.
2 Ron Hainsey 6-2 (189) 200 (91) 3/24/81 L Bolton, Conn. Univ. of Mass-Lowell Montreal Canadiens
7 David Hale 6-1 (187) 212 (97) 6/18/81 L Colorado Springs, Colo. Univ. of North Dakota New Jersey Devils
6 Mike Komisarek 6-4 (194) 230 (104) 1/19/82 R Islip Terrace, N.Y. Univ. of Michigan (CCHA) Not yet drafted.
27 Paul Martin 6-1 (187) 170 (77) 3/5/81 L Elk River, Minn. Univ. of Minnesota (WCHA) New Jersey Devils
28 Freddy Meyer 5-10 (179) 185 (84) 1/4/81 L Sandbornville, N.H. Boston Univ. (HE) Not yet drafted.

No. FORWARDS Ht. (cm) Wt. (kg) Birthdate S/C Hometown 2000-01 Team NHL Rights
10 Marc Cavosie 6-0 (184) 170 (77) 8/6/81 L Cohoes, N.Y. Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst. (ECAC) Minnesota Wild
24 John Di Salvatore 6-1 (187) 185 (84) 3/30/81 R Windsor, Conn. Providence College (HE) San Jose Sharks
9 Connor Dunlop 5-10 (179) 180 (82) 1/15/81 L St. Louis, Mo. Univ. of Notre Dame (CCHA) Not yet drafted.
18 Rob Globke 6-3 (192) 200 (91) 10/24/82 R W. Bloomfield, Mich. Univ. of Notre Dame (CCHA) Not yet drafted.
19 Andy Hilbert 6-0 (184) 195 (89) 2/6/81 L Howell, Mich. Univ. of Michigan (CCHA) Boston Bruins
26 Brett Nowak 6-3 (192) 195 (89) 5/20/81 L New Haven, Conn. Harvard Univ. (ECAC) Boston Bruins
21 Troy Riddle 5-11 (182) 175 (80) 8/24/81 R Minneapolis, Minn. Univ. of Minnesota (WCHA) St. Louis Blues
11 John Sabo 5-8 (174) 173 (79) 9/4/81 R Harding Township, N.J. Boston Univ. (HE) Not yet drafted.
14 David Steckel 6-4 (194) 195 (89) 3/15/82 L West Bend, Wis. Ohio State Univ. (CCHA) Not yet drafted.
15 Damian Surma 5-9 (177) 200 (91) 1/22/81 L Lincoln Park, Mich. Plymouth Whalers (OHL) Carolina Hurricanes
23 Jeff Taffe 6-3 (192) 183 (83) 2/19/81 L Hastings, Minn. Univ. of Minnesota (WHCA) St. Louis Blues
20 R.J. Umberger 6-2 (189) 195 (89) 5/3/82 L  Pittsburgh, Pa. Ohio State Univ. (CCHA) Not yet drafted.
12 Kris Vernarsky 6-3 (192) 200 (91) 4/5/82 L Warren, Mich. Plymouth Whalers (OHL) Toronto Maple Leafs