Game/Tournament Reviews

Quebec Midget AAA Challenge: Top 60

Posted on January 13, 2019

The highly anticipated Midget Quebec showcase lived up to its expectations once again as scouts from all types of leagues flooded the stands from December 14th-16th to catch the action. Most of the top prospects for the upcoming Quebec Major Junior Draft were on display here all weekend and did not disappoint with some great…

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2019 USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game

Posted on January 10, 2019

2019 USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game Team East controlled a lot of the play and had the shot advantage early. West goalie Isaiah Saville was fantastic while turning away an early surge by a determined East prospects squad. But it was the Team West prospects who were able to get the game’s first two goals. The…

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USHL: Green Bay Gamblers at Fargo Force

Posted on January 10, 2019

Green Bay Gamblers @ Fargo Force; Friday January 4, 2019 On Friday night, in Fargo it was the Gamblers jumped ahead 2-1 off the stick of Benito Posa. But the Force would roar back to tied it up and then break it open off the back of a two-goal performance by Ross Mitton. At the…

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Crimson Elite Series 2005: Top 50

Posted on January 8, 2019

Crimson Elite Series 2005- Top 50 Harvard University- Some of the top 2005 born players got together for a showcase at Harvard University December 13th-16th.  Fourteen teams from all over North America got together for a five-game weekend. Top teams included Mid-Fairfield Rangers, Boston Jr. Eagles, Toronto Nationals, Anaheim Jr. Ducks, LA Jr. Kings, and…

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OJHL: Newmarket Hurricanes at Burlington Cougars

Posted on January 7, 2019

Newmarket Hurricanes Vs. Burlington Cougars Game was played on Jan 4, 2019 in Burlington, Ontario. The Newmarket Hurricanes played a shutdown game defensively in this contest, and came away with the shutout win with a final score of 3-0. It was the third period before a goal was scored, but Newmarket’s Jacob King kicked it…

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NCDC: NH Monarchs at Junior Bruins

Posted on January 7, 2019

 Friday, January 4, 2019; New Hampshire Jr. Monarchs (2) @ Boston Jr. Bruins (5) After a two-week break, the NCDC is back in action. The #3 ranked New Hampshire Monarchs visited the #2 ranked Junior Bruins in the first game of the 2019 USPHL Winter Showcase hosted at the New England Sports Center. The Junior…

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Shattuck-St. Mary’s Prep Jamboree: Top 30

Posted on January 2, 2019

Shattuck-St. Mary’s Prep Jamboree Top 30 Shattuck-St. Mary’s Prep team hosted a strong 6 team tournament in Faribault, MN in December. It featured teams from the United States and Canada. We saw some great games with skill, intensity and urgency. There was a large group of USHL and Division I schools on hand looking for…

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Avon Old Farms Christmas Classic: Top 100

Posted on December 29, 2018

Neutral Zone had at least one scout at almost every game of the 2018 Avon Christmas Classic. We only missed the two early games at Avon Friday morning as we covered the Trinity College games during that time. We saw each team play at least three full games. Play was great and the rink renovation,…

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OJHL: Cobourg Cougars at Trenton Golden Hawks

Posted on December 29, 2018

Cobourg Cougars Vs. Trenton Golden Hawks Game was played on Dec 21, 2018 in Trenton, Ontario. The Cobourg Cougars were the better of the two team’s and were rewarded for their effort in the end with the 4-1 win. Cobourg’s, Riley McCutcheon had two points in the game with a goal and an assist. Trenton…

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Brooks-Pingree Tournament: Top 40

Posted on December 27, 2018

Sizing up the Field at Brooks-Pingree Tournament – Dec 14-16 Every year, 10 days before Christmas, prep holiday tournaments tend to dominate the scouting calendar in the Northeast. Most of the attention is heaped on Flood-Marr, Avon, Lawrence-Groton, St. Sebastian’s and others. But up on the North Shore in Massachusetts is a tournament with fewer…

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