Bismarck's Britta Curl to play for USA in IIHF

BISMARCK, N.D. - Bismarck's Britta Curl has taken the next step in her exceptional hockey career.

Curl is one of 13 forwards selected by Team USA for the upcoming Women's World Championships in Nova Scotia.

This is not the first time Britta will wear the red, white and blue.

She was a member of the Under-18 team that won the title in Russia two years ago.

Curl is a sophomore for 2nd ranked Wisconsin. She has 16 goals and 8 assists in 34 games for the Badgers.

The Women's World Championships begin on March 31.