CCHL: Renfrew vs Navan

Posted on December 2, 2022

Neutral Zone scouted this Sunday game featuring two teams at the sharp end of the CCHL standings: Renfrew and Navan. Navan came into this home game on a winning streak. The Grads promptly took the early lead on a MacDougall goal. However, it was Renfrew that dominated thereafter, and the Wolves had a 2-1 lead…

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CCHL: Nepean vs Smiths Falls

Posted on November 26, 2022

Neutral Zone scouted this CCHL Sunday evening (11/20) game with league frontrunners Smith Falls visiting Nepean. Despite struggling as of late and languishing near the bottom of the standings, Nepean attacked Smith Falls throughout the match. They was a highly entertaining game with consistent end to end action. The Bears went up 1-0 on a…

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CCHL: Hawkesbury vs Brockville

Posted on November 17, 2022

Neutral Zone scouted this Tuesday night matchup in the CCHL, with Brockville traveling to face Hawkesbury. Both teams came in having lost their last two contests, and the need for each to get a win showed in a very physical and chippy game. Hawkesbury poured the pressure on in the first period with Braves goalie…

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CCHL: Two Games 22 Player Evaluations

Posted on November 15, 2022

Neutral Zone attended two CCHL contests. Smiths Falls travelled to Cornwall and Pembroke to Kemptville. This Friday night (November 11) CCHL game was between two teams at the bottom of the division standings. It was also the second straight game between them after Pembroke won earlier in the week. Kemptville struck early and often in…

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CCHL: Kemptville vs Rockland

Posted on October 28, 2022

Neutral Zone scouted tonight’s CCHL regular season game, which featured Rockland traveling to play Kemptville. The 73’s took control of the game early with three goals in the middle of the first period, prompting a goalie switch for Rockland. Kemptville was able to settle down with Gould taking over the net minding duties. The Nationals…

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CCHL: Brockville vs Nepean

Posted on October 13, 2022

Neutral Zone was able to attend a CCHL matchup between the Brockville Braves and the Nepean Raiders on October 2nd, 2022. The game took place on Nepean’s home ice, but it certainly was not an advantage for them as they lost 5-1 to Brockville. While Brockville dominated the scoring, there were still some Nepean players…

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CCHL: Carleton Place vs Pembroke. 13 Player Evaluations with Grades

Posted on September 28, 2022

This game was played September 25th: In the first period the Carleton Place Canadians dominated puck possession while the Pembroke Lumber Kings focused on winning battles and a quick transition game. The teams exchanged goals and head into intermission 1-1. Pembroke was forced on the penalty kill often in the second period – including a…

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CCHL: Navan vs Ottawa. 10 Player Evaluations

Posted on September 23, 2022

Tonight’s game was the season opener for the CCHL. The Ottawa Jr Senators (now 3-time defending league champions) hosted the Navan Grads at a new home arena. Ottawa jumped right out to the lead with a quick goal from Hebert. After that, the rest of the first period possession was dominated by the visiting Grads….

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CCHL: Brockville vs Renfrew. Top Dozen

Posted on March 8, 2022

3/5/22 CCHL – Renfrew Wolves vs Brockville Braves Top 12 Neutral Zone scouted a CCHL matchup between the Brockville Braves and Renfrew Wolves at the Ma-Te-Way Activity Centre on Saturday, March 5th. The Wolves jumped out to an early lead less than five minutes in and then were on their way to a dominating 3-0…

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CCHL: Kemptville vs Cornwall

Posted on February 21, 2022

2/17/22 CCHL Kemptville 73’s vs Cornwall Colts Neutral Zone evaluated a game between the Kemptville 73’s and the Cornwall Colts on Thursday, February 17th at the Ed Lumley Arena. The Colts jumped out to a 2-0 early lead off two powerplay goals from a two-man advantage and 5 on 4, both within a minute. From…

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