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    April 5, 2020

    Wyatt Schingoethe

    (10) Intangibles – Wyatt is hard to play against. Plain and simple. He grinds his opposition down and is the type of player who will score a big goal in a seven game series. While at Denver we know his quickness will improve and this will only raise his potential, but he will make his money as a dependable third line guy who makes life miserable for the other team’s top players.

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    April 5, 2020

    Dylan Holloway

    (3) Feet – Dylan has elite speed right now and we feel he will only get faster, quicker and more agile after a few years of high end training at the University of Wisconsin. He is in contention for the quickest first step in this draft class.

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    April 4, 2020

    Dylan Peterson

    (5) Contact or Physicality – Another area that improves every time we see him play. He finishes his checks with authority and knocks opponents on their backsides. He is beginning to understand that at his size he can intimidate opponents and we love it. He will take runs at defenseman, possibly finishing his check a little too late, knowing that they will hear foot steps later in the game leading to turnovers.

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Top 10 Rankings

# Name Conference
1 North Dakota NCHC
2 Michigan Big 10
3 Western Michigan NCHC
4 Arizona State Independent
5 Colorado NCHC
6 Michigan State Big 10
7 Minnesota Big 10
8 Northern Michigan WCHA
9 Penn State Big 10
10 Boston University Hockey East
# Name Conference
1 Williams NESCAC
2 SUNY Geneseo SUNYAC
3 Amherst NESCAC
4 Endicott ECAC Northeast
5 Connecticut College NESCAC
6 Trinity NESCAC
7 Middlebury NESCAC
8 SUNY Oswego SUNYAC
9 Elmira ECAC West
10 Colby NESCAC
# Name League
1 Kitchener Rangers OHL
2 Ottawa 67's OHL
3 Kingston Fronteacs OHL
4 Oshawa Generals OHL
5 Mississauga Steelheads OHL

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