Zabransky plays on!

Kelowna Rockets defenceman Libor Zabransky wil represent his country next week at the Under 18 World Championships in Russia.

Zabransky will captain Team Czech Republic.

The tournament runs April 19th to 28th.

Zabransky just completed his rookie season in the WHL.

The 17 year-old was one of only two players to dress in all 72 games with the Rockets this season, scoring twice and adding 17 assists while collecting 34 penalty minutes.