NZ Commitment Tracker (11/29)

Each week, in one easy-to-find place, Neutral Zone will wrap up the week’s college commitments in a neat and tidy chart, complete with star ratings and links to player profiles, where subscribers can get access to all of our scouting reports on these players, as well as player rankings and more.

Click on each player’s name to be directed to their player profile.

How Star Ratings are Formalized

Weight of Star Rating

20% Historical Performance – how the player has performed 3 months prior and previous seasons

60% Current Performance – how has this player played the last 3 months

20% Projection – Translatable skills to be ready to play at the next level

Projection Based Star Rating

5 -Star – First Round NHL Draft Pick / Elite NCAA/CHL prospect

4.5- Star – Full Scholarship D1/ 1st Rnd CHL who makes an immediate impact at NCAA/CHL level 

4.0- Star – Scholarship D1/ 2-3 Rnd CHL Draft player who will play as a freshman/rookie

3.5 Star – Solid D1/Mid Round CHL Draft player who will contribute but may take some time

3.0 Star – High-End D3 prospect or Low Round CHL Pick who could develop but is missing areas in his game

Division I Commitments

2022Maine★★★½’01DGrayson ArnottPenticton VeesBCHL1501111
2022Colorado College★★★★’03FGleb VeremyevLincoln StarsUSHL14347
2022St. Thomas★★★½’01FRyan O’NeilSt. Cloud NorsemenNAHL1681422
2023New Hampshire★★★¾’03FNick RingNJ Jr. TitansNAHL2441418
2022Air Force★★★½’01FCarter KorpiWichita WarriorsNAHL20111516
2022Maine★★★½’01DBrandon HoltNew Mexico Ice WolvesNAHL212810
2023Connecticut★★★¾’05DJax WismerSt. Andrews CollegeCISAA
2022Ferris State★★★½’01FTyler SchleppeLangley RivermenBCHL1991019
2023Northeastern★★★★’04FJames FisherBelmont HillNE-Prep
2022Minnesota State★★★★’02FChristian FitzgeraldTri-City StormUSHL6347
2022Colorado College★★★½’02DTyler BatesSherwood ParkAJHL15358
2022Notre Dame★★★¾’02FNikola JovanovicSpruce Grove SaintsAJHL27102131
2024Harvard★★★¾’04DMatthew BiottiBelmont Hill NE Prep
2022Denver★★★¾’02DLucas OlvestadDubuque Fighting SaintsUSHL18055
2022St. Thomas★★★½’01FJosh EernisseTri-City StormUSHL14112
2022St. Thomas★★★½’02FBraidan Simmons-FischerAustin BruinsNAHL22314
2022Air Force★★★½’02DChris HeddenYoungstown PhantomsUSHL15145
2022Lake Superior★★★½’02FVladislav PolegoshkoMaryland Black BearsNAHL16415
2022Maine★★★½’02GPlaton ZadorozhnyMuskegon LumberjacksUSHL73.58.880
2023Providence★★★¾’02FGrant PorterYoungstown PhantomsUSHL16145
2022Long Island University★★★½’02FDaniel BaldassarraMississauga ChargersOJHL176814

Division II/III Commitments

2022Main Logo★★★’01GKaleb McEachernBCHL40.73.960
2022Plymouth St.★★★’01FAden HotchkissEHL21101828