Brett Larson to coach USA Select team

Duluth native Brett Larson has been named head coach of the U.S. men’s Select Team that will participate in the 2012 World Junior A Challenge, Nov. 5-11, in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.

Larson is coach and general manager of the Sioux City (Iowa) in the U.S. Hockey League. The former Minnesota Duluth player also was a UMD assistant.

Challenge will feature two teams from Canada, and teams from the United States, Russia, Czech Republic and Switzerland.

Te event web site is here.