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Published June 09, 2011, 07:39 PM

North Dakota players on USA Hockey radar

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - USA Hockey has started to make an imprint in the international game, winning gold and bronze at the last two junior championships. Next year's team could have a definite North Dakota feel.

By: Dom Izzo, WDAY

USA Hockey put out its tryout list for next year's tournament, included is Force defenseman Brian Cooper, who just wrapped up his 2nd year in Fargo, he's heading to Nebraska-Omaha.

Three Sioux players were invited as well, including current defenseman Derek Forbort, who played on the team last year, and incoming recruits Rocco Grimaldi and JT Miller, both who are expected to be high draft picks later this month in the NHLl draft. The camp is in mid-August

In Lake Placid