Wild 2014 first-round draft pick, Alex Tuch, netted a hat trick at the U.S. National Junior Evaluation Camp against Sweden. Tuch led the U.S. to a 7-1 win against the Swedes.
The camp is a weeklong mix of games and practices between the U.S., the Czech Republic, Finland and Sweden at the Lake Placid Olympic Center’s USA Rink. The U.S. plays Finland at 3 p.m. State of Hockey Time today and finishes the camp against the Czech Republic on Saturday, Aug. 9. Full schedule of events can be found, here.