Two Moose Jaw Warrior rookies will not be with the team when they make their U.S. Division road trip after Christmas.
16 year old's Torrin White and Carter Hansen found out Tuesday that they'd be taking part in the annual World Under 17 Hockey Challenge.
White, who has four goals and five points in 18 games, was one of 22 WHL players named to team Pacific, which is made up of players from BC and Alberta.
Hansen has five goals and nine points in 20 games and was named to team West. Joining Hansen is current Red Deer Rebel and former Moose Jaw General Cory Millette. 12 players from the WHL were named to the team West, which is made up of players from Saskatchewan and Manitoba.
The World Under 17 Hockey Challenge is December 29th to January 4th in Windsor, Ontario.