Thursday, August 13, 2009

2 future Badgers named to Women's U18 camp roster

Goaltender Alex Rigsby and forward Brittany Ammerman have been named to the 23-player women's U18 training camp roster. The training camp will run Aug 17-21 concurrently with the US Women's National Festival (Aug 18-24) in Blaine, MN. All 20 skaters and 2 of the 3 goaltenders will represent the US at the 2009 Women's U18 Select Series v. Canada (Aug 24-27 in Calgary).

A number of players with Badger ties were previously named to the US Women's National Festival roster, including Brianna Decker, Brooke Ammerman, Meghan Duggan, Angie Kesely, Hilary Knight, Erika Lawler, Jinelle Zaugg, Geena Prough, Kerry Weiland, Molly Engstrom, Jessie Vetter, and Chanda Gunn.