Kitchener Rangers defenceman Michael Vukojevic is one of 22 players who will represent this nation at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup in Edmonton and Red Deer.
The tournament starts Monday, August 6.
Vukojevic was the only OHL blueliner named to the under-18 team.
Canada has won gold 21 out of 27 years at the summer competition.
It was recently rebranded as the Hlinka Gretzky Cup.