Prince Albert, SK – Prince Albert Raiders prospect Ian Scott is one of 111 players invited to Hockey Canada’s national under-17 development camp this summer.
From July 29-Aug. 4, 111 players – 12 goaltenders, 36 defenceman and 63 forwards – will participate in practices and a nine-game mini-tournament on one of six teams: Black, Blue, Gold, Green, Red and White.
From the development camp, 66 players will be selected to represent Canada on one of three national teams – Black, Red and White – at the 2015 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, which is scheduled for Oct. 30 – Nov. 7 in a yet-to-be-determined host city.
All 111 players have been drafted or listed by CHL teams, including 45 from the Ontario Hockey League, 34 from the Western Hockey League and 32 from the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.
Scott was selected by the Raiders in the first round, ninth overall, in the 2014 WHL Bantam Draft. He spent the 2014-15 season with the Calgary Northstars Midget AAA team where he recorded a 4-7-5 record with a 2.75 goals-against average and a 0.917 save percentage with one shutout. Scott also competed at the 2015 Canada Winter Games in Prince George, BC where he led Team Alberta to a silver medal.
Scott also recently attended Hockey Canada Program of Excellence goaltending camp.