Traverse City’s Delaney Drake Selected 2017 IIHF Under-18 Women’s World Championship Roster

Traverse City native Delaney Drake will play for the United States in the 2017 IIHF Under-18 Women’s World Championship, USA Hockey announced Friday.

The daughter of former Detroit Red Wing and 2008 Stanley Cup winner Dallas Drake, the University of Wisconsin commit currently attends the North American Hockey Academy in Vermont and is the lone representative from Michigan on the 2017 roster.

A forward, Drake was a member of the 2016 U.S. Women’s Under-18 Select Team and participated in USA Hockey’s 2016 Women’s National Festival.

In 31 games this season for the NAHA, Drake has 14 goals and 18 assists for 32 points.

The 10th World Women’s Under-18 Championship runs Jan. 7-14 in the Czech Republic.

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