Locals invited to elite camp

MARQUETTE – Twenty-nine hockey players from 17 different Upper Peninsula towns received invitations to the Michigan 14 and 15 Player Development Camps in June at Lake Superior State University in Sault Ste. Marie.

The camp for the 15s born in 1999 takes place June 14-19 while the camp for 14s born in 2000 is June 21-26.

A total of 236 players from across the state born in 1999 and 2000 received invites to the tryout for the USA Hockey Select Player Development Camps in July in Amherst, N.Y.

The list by age and town is as follows:

15 (1999 birth year): Lake Linden- Brendan Middleton, Jack Sturos. Calumet- Edward Beiring. Hancock – Dawson Kero.

14 (2000): Chassell – Dawson McKay. Atlantic Mine – Taavi Rajala. Houghton – Ethan Willmert.