Three former members of the St. Louis Jr. Blues have been selected to compete at the World Championships to be held in Karlstad, Sweden, June 28-July 4. J.P. Beilsten, Shawn Gawrys, and Kyle Kraemer were all named to the team this weekend after a camp in Colorado Springs, CO. Beilsten was recently named the Jr. Blues Head Coach after serving as an Assistant Coach last year helping guide the team to a Tier III Jr. A National Championship. Gawrys played on the Jr. Blues first-ever National Championship team while Kraemer won two National Championships with St. Louis. In addition, Beilsten has been named an Alternate Captain for the USA squad.
The team opens play on June 28th v. Canada.