US beats Switzerland to advance to world junior semifinals (Yahoo Sports)

Denmark forward Nikolaj Krag (19) hits Russia forward Yakov Trenin (25) during the third period of a world junior championship hockey game in Toronto, Monday, Jan. 2, 2017. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)

Jordan Greenway scored the go-ahead goal early in the third period and the United States held off Switzerland for a 3-2 victory in a quarterfinal match Monday at the world junior hockey championship. Jeremy Bracco added a goal and assist, Luke Kunin scored and Tyler Parsons made 19 saves for the Americans. The U.S. will face Russia in a semifinal Wednesday at the Bell Centre in Montreal.

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