Hagens named tournament MVP
by Chris JUREWICZ|05 MAY 2024
photo: © International Ice Hockey Federation / Andre Ringuette
The International Ice Hockey Federation has announced the winners of the individual awards and the tournament all-star team after the gold medal game of the 2024 IIHF U18 World Championship.

James Hagens was named MVP after posting nine goals and 22 points. Hagens was also named to the media all-star team and was named best forward by the IIHF Directorate.

IIHF Directorate Awards
Best Goalkeeper: Carter George, Canada
Best Defender: Cole Hutson, USA
Best Forward: James Hagens, USA

Media All-Star Team & MVP
Goalkeeper: Carter George, Canada 
Defender: Luka Radivojevic, Slovakia
Defender: Cole Hutson, USA
Forward: James Hagens, USA
Forward: Gavin McKenna, Canada
Forward: Porter Martone, Canada
Most Valuable Player: James Hagens, USA