The Wendy Dufton tournament in London Ontario is the second of five major Ontario Minor Midget tournaments in the 2017/18 season. The tournament report is geared towards 2002 born players eligible for the 2018 Ontario Hockey League draft. 42 Minor Midget teams attended the tournament from the following leagues - Greater Toronto Hockey League, Ontario Minor Hockey Alliance, Ontario Minor Hockey Association - East and South, Northern Ontario Hockey League, and Michigan.
The majority of the top ranked teams in the province attended the tournament in a very competitive format. Tournament champions were the York Simcoe Express and were led by . . .