Canadian Olympic team boasts NCAA flavor for 2018 Winter Games in PyeongChang

Karl Stollery (Merrimack - 7) - The Boston College Eagles defeated the visiting Merrimack College Warriors 3-2 on Friday, October 29, 2010, at Conte Forum in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. (Melissa Wade)
Former Merrimack blueliner Karl Stollery will suit up for Team Canada at next month’s Winter Olympics (photo: Melissa Wade).

Hockey Canada recently announced its team for the 2018 Winter Olympics and the squad features several former NCAA standouts.

Player's NamePositionNCAA Team
Justin PetersG
Kevin PoulinG
Ben ScrivensGCornell
Stefan ElliottD
Chay GenowayDNorth Dakota
Cody GoloubefDWisconsin
Marc-Andre GragnaniD
Chris LeeDPotsdam
Maxim NoreauD
Mat RobinsonDAlaska Anchorage
Karl StolleryDMerrimack
Rene BourqueFWisconsin
Gilbert BruleF
Andrew EbbettFMichigan
Quinton HowdenF
Chris KellyF
Rob KlinkhammerF
Brandon KozunF
Maxim LapierreF
Eric O'DellF
Mason RaymondFMinnesota Duluth
Derek RoyF
Christian ThomasF
Linden VeyF
Wojtek WolskiF

Canada starts the Olympics on Feb. 15 against Switzerland.