Scouting Reports

OJHL: Pickering vs Stouffville and Toronto vs Haliburton. 24 Players

Posted on January 19, 2022

1/1/22 OJHL Pickering vs Stouffville; Top 12  Neutral Zone scouted a New Years Day North Division matchup in the OJHL between the Pickering Panthers and the Stouffville Spirit held at the Stouffville Arena. Pickering cruised to a 5-0 victory over the Spirit, outshooting them 43-19 on their way to it. Stouffville just did not have…

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BCHL: Goalie Report January 14th-16th. 10 Goalies

Posted on January 19, 2022

BCHL Goalie Report; 1/14-1/16 The BCHL was in full swing this past weekend and Neutral Zone goalie scouts were able to get looks at some familiar and new faces. The weekend saw some elite goaltending performances, showcasing some great development. The league features some current commits, and some notable goalies that are making a name…

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Minnesota HS: Stillwater vs Hill-Murray. 11 Players

Posted on January 19, 2022

January 18th-MN State High School Report. This game featured Stillwater High School (10-5) and Hill-Murray High School (12-3). Hill-Murray dominated the first part of the game, scoring early to take a 1-0 lead. Stillwater found some push back midway through the period evening out the shots by the end of the first period. The second…

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NCDC: Winter Showcase – 68 Players Evaluated

Posted on January 18, 2022

Marlboro, MA – Neutral Zone had scouts in attendance all of whom watched as many NCDC players as possible over the four day event. The players in this report are not necessarily the highest rated players in the Showcase, but instead are the players who did something to catch our scout’s eye and distinguish them from their peers. The comments below are on the player’s performance in the our viewing at the USPHL Winter Showcase and are not an indication of that player’s overall potential or upside.

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Boucher Speaks on Leaving BU for Ottawa, OHL

Posted on January 17, 2022

Tyler Boucher, a 4.5-star freshman at Boston University, announced over the semester break that he was going to sign with the Ottawa Senators after appearing in eight games for the Terriers in the first half of the season. Upon signing with the Senators, Boucher was assigned to the Ottawa 67’s of the OHL. “The size…

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NZ CHL Commitment Tracker (1/17)

Posted on January 17, 2022

Each week, in one easy-to-find place, Neutral Zone will wrap up the week’s CHL commitments in a neat and tidy chart, complete with star ratings and links to player profiles, where subscribers can get access to all of our scouting reports on these players, as well as player rankings and more. Click on each player’s…

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U16 Atlantic Canada: Monctonian Challenge. Top 77

Posted on January 15, 2022

Neutral Zone was in attendance for the 2021 Monctonian AAA Challenge in Moncton, New Brunswick.  The Monctonian is the largest U16 hockey tournament in the Atlantic provinces and virtually draws all of the Atlantic U16 AAA teams plus an assortment of other U18 teams from Quebec, Ontario and this year, Saskatchewan.  St. John Vito’s won…

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Minnesota HS: St. Michael Albertville v Wayzata

Posted on January 15, 2022

January 13/22-MN High School report from St. Michael-Albertville High School v Wayzata High School. This was the second meeting of the year between these two teams. Wayzata won the first meeting 4-2. Today game was more of the same as Wayzata won the game 3-0. Will Ingemann #1 (G, L, 5’11”, 170, Wayzata, 04/22/2005) earned…

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USHL: Tri-City v Sioux-City; Chicago v Green Bay; Fargo v Sioux Falls. 31 Players

Posted on January 12, 2022

USHL: January 2, 2022  Neutral Zone Scouting attended (online) the USHL game between the Tri-City Storm and the Sioux City Musketeers. Was a great overall game as there was a little bit of everything! Good defence, good offence, and special teams were firing. Tri-City owned a lead for the majority of the game and despite…

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CCHL: Renfrew Wolves vs Carleton Place Canadians

Posted on January 12, 2022

Game recap: Renfrew has a winning percentage of .720 which is presently third in the entire league. Carlton Place on the other hand is right around the fifty-fifty mark at .481 %. CP doesn’t help themselves as they are the most penalized team in the league. Both teams knew going in that this was going…

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