U15

2021 Prospects Jr. Showcase: Fredericton

Posted on September 2, 2021

Neutral Zone scouts were in attendance at the 2021 Prospects Jr. Showcase held in Fredericton, New Brunswick.  This annual event was attended by approximately 90 Atlantic Canada prospects aged from 2003 to 2006 (although there were several 2002 and 2007 skaters at the camp).  The camp began on Sunday, August 8th with Neutral Zone running their…

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Kings of East Coast. Players Ranked 1-50

Posted on August 13, 2021

Neutral Zone attended the Kings of East Coast at Tsongas Arena on the Campus of UMass Lowell. The event was run by Vinny Montalbano who is an NHL Scout and also the GM of the CT Rangers in the NCDC. It was very well run with accurate rosters and any changes were communicated directly to…

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USA Hockey Select 16s. Every Player Graded and Evaluated

Posted on August 12, 2021

Neutral Zone scouts were in attendance for every game for the USA Hockey Select 16 National Player Development Camp in Buffalo, NY. Below is a write up of the best 170 prospect in the event. The players below went through a fairly rigorous process to make this event so even a C/C+ graded player is…

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USHL Green Bay Combine: 200 2005’s

Posted on July 2, 2021

The USHL held a Combine in Green Bay, WI for the 2005 age group. Luke Curadi and his staff did a great job of providing an opportunity to evaluate theses players in an competitive and organized setting. Neutral Zone sent two scouts to evaluate the 2005 age group as the Phase I Draft approached. We…

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U14, U15, U16, U18: WAHA Playoffs. Top 85

Posted on March 6, 2021

Wisconsin Amateur Hockey Association (WAHA) Tier 1 U14-U18 Playoffs held at the Fond du Lac Blue Line Family Ice Center in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin on February 26-28, 2021.  NZ watched all the games online. U14 Northeast Wisconsin Jr Gamblers – State Champion  Team Wisconsin – 2nd Place Madison Capitols – 3rd Place Milwaukee Jr…

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U15/U16 JGG Showcase: Top 20

Posted on February 20, 2021

This past Sunday on February 14th, 2021, a member of our staff at NZ was able to get out and attend a few games of the JGG Showcase that was put on by the staff at the Bishop Kearney Selects program. Our scout was able to evaluate three games at the U15 and U16 level…

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FREE: Jarome Iginla Takes Junior Coaching Gig in B.C.

Posted on February 8, 2021

The RINK Hockey Academy in Kelowna, B.C. announced that NHL Hall of Famer Jarome Iginla has taken the job as the program’s U15 Prep team head coach. “I’ve really enjoyed my time in retirement getting to coach our boys and their teams in competitive hockey out in Boston,” said Iginla. “I’m looking forward to getting…

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HPHL 15U: Chicago Mission vs Bolts, Three games: Top 25

Posted on February 4, 2021

The Chicago Mission U15 AAA and the Bolts U15 AAA teams meet for the first time this season on January 30th and January 31st, 2021.  The three-game series was played at the Covelli Centre, home of the Youngstown Phantoms of the USHL, and the Deep Freeze Ice Arena in Youngtown, OH.  The Bolts took it…

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U15 HPHL: Chicago Mission vs Detroit Compuware

Posted on January 29, 2021

The Chicago Mission U15 AAA and the Detroit Compuware U15 AAA teams meet for the first time this season on January 23rd and 24th 2021.  MyHockeyRankings.com has Mission #1 and Compuware #6.  The two-game series was played at Trine University in Angola, Indiana.  The Mission and Compuware would split the two-game series, Mission winning on…

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U15: Chicago Young Americans vs Shattuck-St Mary’s (3 games) Top 30

Posted on January 26, 2021

The Chicago Young Americans U15 AAA and the Shattuck-St. Mary’s Sabre U15 AAA teams played three-game series on the weekend of 01/22/21-01/24/21.  The games were played on the campus of SSM at the John R. Sumner Arena and the J.P. Parise Arena in Faribault, Minnesota.  This is the first meeting of the season between these…

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