poland_repsPoland will be entering a U20 Team at the 2014 World Junior Ball Hockey Championships in Bratislava, Slovakia in June…

The International Street and Ball Hockey Federation announced today that they have accepted the membership application of the country of Poland, who now join dozens of other countries in the ISBHF family.Poland will be entering their first tournament this June as they are preparing a U20 team to compete in Bratislava at the World Junior Ball Hockey Championships.

Members of the Polish delegation were not available for comment due to their current travel schedule. We’ve reached out to them for comment.

According to Wikipedia…

“There are an estimated 10 million Polish Americans, representing about 3.2% of the U.S. population. ¬†Polish Americans are the largest European ethnic group in the United States of Slavic origin, second largest Central European group and the eighth largest ethnic group overall.”

Welcome Poland!