Matt McNeely of Burnsville, Minn., in Minnesota Duluth's 2011-12 recruiting class, has been invited to the USA Hockey Warren Strelow National Team Goaltending Camp, May 27-30, in Ann Arbor, Mich. McNeely was with the U17 team this season. Here's a release from USA Hockey:
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - USA Hockey has announced the 36 goaltenders who will attend the third Warren Strelow National Team Goaltending Camp, May 27-30, in Ann Arbor, Mich. The goaltenders chosen represent the top players eligible for international play in select age groups.
The camp will cover the physical and mental aspects of the goaltending position, helping each goaltender master the fundamentals of the position while developing a personal identity that translates into game success.
The camp will be led by Joe Exter, Warren Strelow mentor and U.S. National Team goaltending coach, and regional mentors Mike Ayers and Bob Janosz. In addition, assistant mentors Seth Appert, Jeff Blashill, Dave Flint, Derek Lalonde, David Lassonde, Emily McKissock, Phil Osaer and Nick Petraglia, as well as guest coaches Mandy Cronin, Bill Howard, Alison Quandt, Brian Renfrew and John Vanbiesbrouck will be on hand for instruction.
Thirteen of this year's attendees also participated in the 2009 camp, including Corinne Boyles, Aubree Moore, Becca Ruegsegger, Molly Schaus, Jackee Snikeris and Jessie Vetter on the girls side; and Kevin Dluhy, John Gibson, Brandon Hope, James Howe, Dalton Izyk, Brendan Jensen, Matt McNeely and Colin Stevens on the boys side.