Team USA finished with the most points at the 2013 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament, but Team Canada took home the gold medal after defeating the USA, 4-0, in the championship game.
One of the better performances for the U.S. squad at the Ivan Hlinka was turned in by defenseman Jack Dougherty. The Cottage Grove, MN native was the USA's top offensive rearguard, picking up one goal and two assists in five games. The 6'2”, 185-pound defender also made use of his size during this tournament, which contributed to the 10 penalty minutes he accumulated.
Another player who contributed on offense for the U.S. was forward Joseph Snively. The Herndon, VA native tallied one goal and one assist in five games. Snively will play for the USHL's Sioux City Musketeers in 2013-14 before heading to Yale next fall.
Dougherty and Snively spoke with Hockey's Future following the USA's gold medal loss, conversations that have been captured in this HF video.
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