2016 Under-18 Five Nations Tournament | By Rena Laverty
PLYMOUTH, Mich. - The 2018 Under-18 Five Nations Tournament presented by Hines Park Lincoln will take place February 13-17 in the Detroit suburb of Plymouth at USA Hockey Arena and today organizers announced that tournament packages and daily ticket passes are on sale now.
Top hockey players under the age of 18 from the Czech Republic, Finland, Russia, Sweden and the United States will compete in a total of 10 games at USA Hockey Arena. This is one of the most heavily NHL scouted events as a majority of the players competing are eligible for the 2018 NHL Draft.
"We have put together an exciting week of hockey that will give fans a glimpse at the future stars of the NHL," said Mike Henry, general manager of USA Hockey Arena. "Bringing international hockey tournaments to this arena is always exciting and it's something unique that we take pride in offering to our community."
A full tournament pass, that includes tickets to all 10 games and a parking voucher, is available for $45. A weekend only pass that includes a parking voucher is also being offered for the games on Friday, Feb. 16 and Saturday, Feb. 17 for $25.
|Tue, Feb. 13||Czech Republic||Finland||3:30 p.m. ET|
|Tue, Feb. 13||Sweden||USA||7:00 p.m. ET||BUY TICKETS|
|Wed, Feb. 14||Finland||Russia||3:30 p.m. ET||BUY TICKETS|
|Wed, Feb. 14||Czech Republic||USA||7:00 p.m. ET||BUY TICKETS|
|Thu, Feb. 15||Russia||Czech Republic||3:30 p.m. ET||BUY TICKETS|
|Thu, Feb. 15||Finland||Sweden||7:00 p.m. ET||BUY TICKETS|
|Fri, Feb. 16||Sweden||Czech Republic||3:30 p.m. ET||BUY TICKETS|
|Fri, Feb. 16||USA||Russia||7:00 p.m. ET||BUY TICKETS|
|Sat., Feb. 17||Russia||Sweden||3:30 p.m. ET||BUY TICKETS|
|Sat., Feb. 17||USA||Finland||7:00 p.m. ET||BUY TICKETS|
ABOUT THE NTDP: USA Hockey’s National Team Development Program enters its 21st season of competition and is based at USA Hockey Arena in Plymouth, Michigan. The goal of the full-time development program is to prepare student-athletes under the age of 18 for participation on U.S. National Teams and success in their future hockey careers. Its efforts focus not only on high-caliber participation on the ice, but creating well-rounded individuals off the ice.
ABOUT HINES PARK LINCOLN: Hines Park Lincoln, the premier full-service Lincoln Dealer in Metro Detroit, is a long time supporter of USA Hockey and USA Hockey Arena. Located on Ann Arbor Road in Plymouth, Michigan, Hines Park Lincoln has a generous collection of high-quality models, including the Lincoln MKZ and Lincoln Continental, in addition to various other new, used and Certified Pre-Owned Lincoln models.
For more information regarding USA Hockey Arena or USA Hockey's National Team Development Program, please contact Kris Nolt (email@example.com).