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Jason Hodges is in his 17th season with USA Hockey’s National Team Development Program and in 2014-15 is serving as the athletic trainer for the U.S. National Under-18 Team.
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 when the team earned silver medals in 2007 and 2013.
Hodges has worked with seven World Under-17 Challenge Teams, with first-place finishes in 2001, 2010 and 2014. Additionally, he has seen three second-place finishes (2006, 2008, 2012) in the event.
The New Baltimore, Mich., native has also worked with USA Hockey as an athletic trainer for the U.S. National Junior Team at four IIHF World Junior Championships (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 for the past nine years.
Prior to joining the NTDP, Hodges 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 degree in movement science from the division of kinesiology. He earned his master’s degree in athletic training from Indiana State University in 1999.