U18 Five Nations Tournament
November 4-8, 2015
Monthey, Switzerland (The Draft Analyst) — The United States produced a dominant performance as they cruised to a perfect record at the Under-18 Five Nations tournament, held between November 4-8 in Monthey, Switzerland. Boasting a lineup strictly from its U18 National Team, the Americans beat entires from the Czech Republic, Sweden, Finland and Switzerland, which they outscored by a combined 19-6 over their four wins in round robin play. Center Clayton Keller (Boston University) led the competition in scoring with seven goals and 12 points in four games, while Adam Fox (Harvard) topped all defensemen with seven assists. Goalies Joseph Wall (Boston College) and Jake Oettinger (Boston University) each went 2-0 with a 1.50 goals against average. Left wing Kieffer Bellows (pictured – Boston University) posted a tournament-best 28 shots, and Team USA averaged a shot advantage of 49 to 18 per game. This was the eight time in nine years an American U18 team took the title of an international competition held in November.