Game/Tournament Reviews

Bantam Sixty Development Camp: Part Two

Posted on June 30, 2020

Neutral Zone was able to gather more information on some players that didn’t make our original report on the SIXTY Development Camp. We watched pratctces and games right through Sunday. Below are 27 new players that we evaluated and added to our profiles. Some we missed and some we just needed more time to evaluate….

Continue Reading

#2005 Week

Posted on May 31, 2020

We were asked by scouts and coaches about 2005s consistently over the last few weeks. We spent the last week featuring reports via Twitter and Facebook that feature the Bantam age group. Below is a roundup. We may have missed a couple of reports but we think we are off to a good start in…

Continue Reading

2020 International Silver Stick: Top 130 from American Teams

Posted on May 24, 2020

2020 International Silver Stick Neutral Zone was in Port Huron, Michigan for the 58th annual Silver Stick Final in January. We posted a report on the top 2005 Ontario prospects we have seen. We used this event to gather a lot of that information. This report identifies the American prospects that stood out here on…

Continue Reading

NA3HL Top Prospects: Top 45

Posted on April 19, 2020

Neutral Zone had a scout responsible for gathering as much information as possible on the NA3HL Top Prospects event in Attleboro, MA. It was one of the last big events before the COVID shutdown. We were able to see a few games in their entirety and large chunks of other games as we worked the…

Continue Reading

Ontario Bantam: Top 185 Prospects

Posted on April 14, 2020

Below is a listing of Bantams (skaters only) during this shortened season who certainly caught our eye on our go round, categorized into three groups. Our A+ group are the players who we felt just played at a higher level than the rest of the field. Our next category level, A, were players we felt provided great game impact and will certainly impact the minor midget AAA level next season. Our third and final category, B+, were players we felt showed the potential to develop into very good prospects should they continue to work hard at their games.

Continue Reading

Mac’s AAA: Top 125

Posted on April 8, 2020

Neutral Zone had scouts in attendance for the Macs Tournament, one of the premier midget events in all of Western Canada hosting the best programs from across British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba including some teams from the states.

Continue Reading

Mass HS Report 2: Top 290

Posted on April 5, 2020

An Abrupt Season’s End But Lots of Talent on Display in MIAA Playoffs Everyone by now knows the story of how the season ended: concerns regarding fan and player safety surrounding COVID-19 forced the cancellation of TD Garden Championship Sunday. This meant that the Super 8 co-championship was awarded to the last two teams standing:…

Continue Reading

U18 Michigan States: Top 80

Posted on April 3, 2020

For the weekend of March 6-8, 2020, the U18 Michigan State AAA played a round robin of three games each to see who moves on to the final four State Tournament. Eight teams competed in the round robin that was played in Taylor, Michigan. Belle Tire and Victory Honda went undefeated and won all three…

Continue Reading

CSSHL Bantam Championship: Top 85

Posted on March 21, 2020

CSSHL CHAMPIONSHIP TOURNAMENT FROM PENTICTON BC On Tuesday March 10 the 15 teams that make up the CSSHL Bantam division converged on Penticton BC to battle for supremacy. Many great WHL/NCAA future prospects competed at this great event and Neutral Zone Scouting was in attendance. Unfortunately due to the health precautions currently encompassing everyone at…

Continue Reading

NCDC Showcase: Top 85

Posted on March 20, 2020

Neutral Zone attended the last NCDC Showcase of the season hosted by the South Shore Kings at Foxboro, MA. The Kings did a great job. We were able to see most teams but for some reason not all the NCDC squads participated in the event but instead played games at other rinks. We did our…

Continue Reading