Rasmus Bengtsson

Local Sports Journal

Muskegon Lumberjack defenseman Rasmus Bengtsson is a member of Team Sweden in this week’s 2012 U.S. National Junior Evaluation Camp.

The event is being played in Lake Placid, N.Y.

In two games, Bengtsson is scoreless, but his team is 2-0 with two games remaining.

Team Sweden defeated USA White 5-1 on Monday and whipped Finland 8-2 on Tuesday.

Bengtsson and his teammates return to action Thursday against Team USA and complete the camp on Friday against Finland.

Bengtsson and his Lumberjack teammates will report to Muskegon late this month and begin preparation for the start of the United States Hockey League season.