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Jason Hodges is in his 16th season with USA Hockey’s National Team Development Program and is serving as the athletic trainer for the U.S. National Under-17 Team in 2013-14.
Hodges has been on the staff of three gold medal-winning U.S. National Under-18 Teams (2005, 2009, 2011) at the International Ice Hockey Federation Men’s Under-18 World Championship. He was also part of the staff for the U.S. National Under-18 Teams that earned silver in 2007 and 2013.
Hodges has worked on the staff of six World Under-17 Challenge teams, earning first place in 2001 and 2010. He also has seen three second-place finishes (2006, 2008, 2012) in the event.
Additionally, Hodges served as athletic trainer for the U.S. National Junior Team at the IIHF World Junior Championship four times (2002, 2009, 2011, 2013), collecting gold in 2013 and bronze in 2011. He has also served as an athletic trainer at USA Hockey’s National Junior Evaluation Camp in Lake Placid, N.Y., for the past eight years.
Prior to joining the NTDP, the New Baltimore, Mich., native gained experience at the University of Michigan working as a student athletic trainer with several Michigan athletic teams, including football and ice hockey.
Hodges is a 1998 graduate of the University of Michigan with a bachelor’s degree in movement science from the division of kinesiology. He earned his master’s degree in athletic training from Indiana State University in 1999.