Penn State Duo to Represent Nittany Lions in 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship

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It’s a program first!

Aarne Talvitie and Evan Barratt are the first duo in program history to make their countries final rosters for the 2019 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship.

Talvitie not only made Finlands roster but he will also serve as captain. 

Barratt is currently tied with teammate Alex Limoges for the nation scoring lead with 29 points on 13 goals and 16 assists in 17 games sofar this season. 

The duo will get to face one another on NYE at 10:30pm eastern time. 

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