MA Selects All-Star Games U15, U16, U18: Top 35

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Neutral Zone was in attendance at the Massachusetts Selects All-Star Showcase on October 8th at the Bright Center at Harvard University. We were in attendance for the U15, U16, and U18 All Star games which included players from several different organizations in Massachusetts. We have provided a listing of the 37 players (split between forward …

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Tier 1 Elite League Showcase U16/U18 (Columbus, OH): Top 50 Rankings

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Neutral Zone headed to Columbus, Ohio for the Tier 1 Elite U18 and U16 showcase September 15-17. We noted some players that stood out in both the U16 and U18 divisions. They are posted below. Players did well to make this list and grades are relative to others in this report. About half of the …

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AYHL/USPHL 16U: Gulls vs. Virtua; PAL vs. Jersey Shore; Team MD vs. Mercer

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9/9 AYHL 16U LI Gulls 8 @ Virtua 2 A good, old, one-sided blowout that would have been worse if the Gulls didn’t let up a  bit. The shots were officially 52-22 but the margin seemed bigger. LI got a 3-0 lead going into the second then let Swartout come in on a D gaff …

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Motor City Cup U18: Top 35

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Neutral Zone was in attendance at the Motor City Cup in Detroit, MI September 8-10. We watched some U18 action and below are 37 players that we feel stood out. Grades are for this event only and relative to others on this report. Players did well to make this list and there are 21 new …

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OHL Gold Cup: Top 30

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OHL Gold Cup Top Players Top 30 Information is based on the OHL Gold Cup tournament played in Kitchener from May 4-7, 2017.  The tournament is an 8 team all-star team tournament made up of 2001 born players. 2 teams represented the GTHL, 2 teams represented the OMHA, 1 team from the Alliance, 1 team …

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OHL Draft Top 150 American Rankings

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Last week Neutral Zone’s Ontario staff produced its OHL Draft Top 300 Ontario Rankings. Our Atlantic, Central and Eastern regional scouts have come together to produce the OHL Draft Top 150 American List which is listed below. # 1 Tag Bertuzzi (LC, Oakland Jr. Grizzlies U16, ’01)  Rating: 4.75   A versatile, instinctual center with a …

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NTDP Evaluation Camp Rankings

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Neutral Zone scouts were in attendance for the entire NTDP Evaluation Camp. While we would have had some different players invited, overall it was a good crop of talent headlined by Jack Hughes, this years soon to be OHL first overall pick. He was a full cut above the rest and cemented his place as …

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OHL Draft Top 300 Ontario Rankings

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After the OHL Cup in March, our Ontario staff met in Toronto to produce our Top 300 OHL Draft Eligible Ontario Rankings. These rankings only include players who are currently playing in Ontario and are eligible for the OHL Draft. #1 Jack Hughes (LC, Toronto Marlies, ’01) Rating 5.0  Hughes is the only 5.0 star prospect …

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2001 SCTA Minor Midget Playoff Weekend

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Halton Hurricanes vs. Southern Tier Admirals February 11, 2017: Final score – Halton 1 Southern Tier 1 Halton Mitchell Brewer (#9, 5’11” 195 lbs, LD, Halton Hurricanes, 2001) – good game for Mitchell….you always seem to get a very consistent effort and game from him. Hardly ever loses position or puck battles, gaps up well …

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