Former Romford juniors get GB under-20s call up
PUBLISHED: 10:30 12 November 2018 | UPDATED: 17:28 12 November 2018
Former Romford junior ice hockey players Harry Gulliver and Mason Biddulph have been named in the Great Britain under-20s squad ahead of IIHF World Championships in Tallinn.
GB will meet hosts Estonia, as well as Korea, Lithuania, Romania and Spain in Division Two Group A from January, 13 to 19 at the Tondiraba Ice Hall.
Gulliver started to play at Romford at the age of six and represented the club at under-10, under-12 and under-14 level, while also representing the South East Conference and England under-13s in Quebec.
He has played for Great Britain under-18s regularly and will now dress for the under-20s.
The 19-year-old currently plays for the Ogden Mustangs in America.
Biddulph also spent a number of years in the Romford junior set-up before moving to Guildford and has now opted to play his hockey in America as well.
The current Islanders player top scored for GB under-18s in last season’s Championships as they bagged gold.
Everyone Active Raiders defenceman Callum Burnett has been named on the reserves list alongside former Romford juniorRio Grinell-Parke.
17-year-old Burnett is currently playing for both Raiders and Raiders NIHL 2 team this season while Grinell-Parke is playing for Milton Keynes Thunder in NIHL 1.