TEAM USA ROSTER-WJC

By Evan Andriopoulos

2002 U.S. NATIONAL JUNIOR TEAM

GOALTENDERS
29 Jason Bacashihua 6-1 165 9/20/82 Dearborn Hts.
Mich. Plymouth (OHL) (DALLAS STARS)
1 Dwight LaBrosse 6-1 170 10/6/83 McMurray,
Pa. Guelph(OHL)(2002 DRAFT ELI.)

DEFENSEMEN
2 Keith Ballard 5-11 200 11/26/82 Baudette,
Minn. Minnesota(WCHA)(2002 DRAFT ELI.)

31 Joey Hope 6-0 174 1/1/82 Anchorage,
Alaska Portland(WHL)(NOT SELECTED 2001 DRAFT)

8 Mike Komisarek 6-4 230 1/19/82 Islip Terrace,
N.Y. Michigan(CCHA) (MONTREAL)

26 Bryce Lampman 6-1 193 8/31/82 Rochester,
Minn. Neb.-Omaha(CCHA) (NY RANGERS)

13 Brett Lebda 5-10 186 1/15/82 Buffalo Grove,
Ill. Notre Dame(CCHA) (2002 DRAFT ELI.)

5 Erik Reitz 6-0 192 7/29/82 Plymouth,
Mich. Barrie(OHL)(MINNESOTA)

3 Ryan Whitney 6-4 192 2/19/83 Scituate,
Mass. Boston U.(HE) (2002 DRAFT ELI.)

FORWARDS
23 Dustin Brown 6-1 203 11/4/84 Ithaca,
N.Y. Guelph(OHL) (2003 DRAFT ELI.)

9 Ben Eaves 5-8 176 3/27/82 Faribault,
Minn. Boston College(HE) (PITTSBURGH)

18 Rob Globke 6-3 205 10/24/82 W. Bloomfield,
Mich. Notre Dame(CCHA) (2002 DRAFT ELI.)

24 Dwight Helminen 5-10 184 6/22/83 Brighton,
Mich. Michigan(CCHA)(2002 DRAFT ELI.)

21 Chris Higgins 5-9 160 6/2/83 Smithtown,
N.Y. Yale(ECAC) (2002 DRAFT ELI.)

11 Ryan Hollweg 5-11 185 4/23/83 Downey,
Calif. Medicine Hat(WHL) (NY RANGERS)

16 Gregg Johnson 5-11 183 6/18/82 Windsor,
Conn. Boston Univ.(HE) (OTTAWA SENATORS)

Eric Nystrom 6-1 194 2/14/83 Syosset,
N.Y. Michigan(CCHA)(2002 DRAFT ELI.)

10 Chad LaRose 5-10 183 2/27/82 Fraser,
Mich. Plymouth(OHL) (2002 DRAFT ELI.)

19 Jim Slater 5-11 165 12/9/82 Detroit,
Mich. Michigan St.(CCHA) (2002 DRAFT ELI.)

14 David Steckel 6-4 200 3/15/82 West Bend,
Wis. Ohio State(CCHA)(LOS ANGELES)

22 R.J. Umberger 6-2 200 5/3/82 Pittsburgh,
Pa. Ohio State(CCHA) (VANCOUVER)

12 Kris Vernarsky 6-2 195 4/5/82 Warren,
Mich. Plymouth (TORONTO)