A trio of Okotoks Oilers have scored an Invite to don the Maple Leaf for Team Canada West at the upcoming World Junior "A" Hockey Challenge in Bonnyville in a couple of weeks.

Forward, Dylan Holloway, who helped Team Canada West wind gold last year in Truro, Nova Scotia, has been invited back.

Austin Wong earned his second straight invitation, although he didn't make the cut last year.

And Quinn Olson will also head to camp running Monday, December 3 to Wednesday, December 5 at Win Sport in Calgary.

Oilers Coach Tyler Deis says it's great for the players.

"For sure and it's well deserved with these three guys going and it's it a great opportunity for them."

The tournament runs Sunday, December 9 to the Sunday, December 16 in Bonnyville.

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