On Friday, the United States Hockey League (USHL) and USA Hockey announced the rosters for the inaugural 2020 BioSteel All-American Game, set to be played at 7 p.m. ET on Monday, January 20, 2020 at USA Hockey Arena in Plymouth, Michigan. Two RoughRiders defensemen are on the roster: Ben Meehan and Alex Gagne.
So far this season, Meehan, who hails from Walpole, MA, has seven goals and ten assists, and a plus-10 rating. Gagne, from Bedford, New Hampshire, has one goal, four assists, and a plus-12 rating.
Team USHL features 20 current USHL players, representing eight of the USHL’s Member Clubs. The USHL team will take on the USA Hockey National Team Development Program (NTDP) Under-18 Team, one of the USHL’s 16 Member Clubs, in a showcase of the best NHL Draft-eligible players currently playing in the United States. For more information on the team roster and the BioSteel All-American Game, see this article.
The RoughRiders won at home last night, and are back at The Stable tonight, December 28. They’ll face off against Dubuque for the second straight night. Fans can ring in the new year early with a ring giveaway from Marie’s Jewelry and Accessories. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased by calling 319-247-0340 or visiting the RoughRiders website at www.roughridershockey.com.