2021 New England Rush: U14 Tier 1 Tournament

Posted on November 19, 2021

September 24th thru 26th, scouting took place at Henry Graf Rink in Newburyport, MA and Janas Memorial Skating Rink in Lowell, MA.  This event had two location with the exact same schedule, so the decision was made to track the U14 teams only.  This report reflects the top talent and players making impressive smart plays during these games.  Disclosing…

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PIP Labor Day Girls Fest 2021: U14

Posted on October 12, 2021

Neutral Zone spent Labor Day weekend in Pittsburgh, PA to scout all three divisions of the PIP Labor Day Girls Fest. After a difficult year of many cancellations, it was refreshing to be able to scout a major tournament in person and see how many players have grown and changed. The following is a report…

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Tier 2 USA Hockey Nationals 2021

Posted on September 13, 2021

Neutral Zone covered the 2021 Tier 2 nationals that took place in Denver, Colorado. Below is a list of players from the 14U division. Congratulations to Detroit Honeybaked for winning the 1A division and Assabet Valley for winning the 2A division. The following is a list of the top performers from this event. Players are…

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CCM 68: All Skaters Evaluated

Posted on August 31, 2021

Neutral Zone had two scouts in attendance at the girls CCM 68 Invite run by 200×85. We watched all three games and some practices and wrote evaluations on every skater at the event. Goalies will have to wait. These players are carefully chosen by the Staff at 200×85 and the talent level and play was…

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2021 USA Hockey Player Development Camp Girls 15’s

Posted on August 24, 2021

From July 10-15th, the 15’s (2006 Birth Year) USA Hockey Player Development Camp took place in St. Cloud, Minnesota. This high level camp displayed 12 teams of elite players from across the country.  Since there is a high level of talent at this camp, be aware that even the lower letter grades in this report…

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CCM 68 Standouts on Day One

Posted on August 14, 2021

Below is a list of 20 young women we felt stood out yesterday during the two games of Day One of the CCM Invite in Chicago, IL. It is not necessarily the 20 best, but players who caught our eyes for various reasons. We had two scouts in the rink for the entirety of the…

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Liberty Bell Games 2021

Posted on July 16, 2021

The Liberty Bell Games were held June 5-6th at the Ice Vault in Wayne, NJ. We were able to stream the tournament and compile the following report of top performers. There were two teams in the 2007 age group and six teams in the 2003-2006 age group. You will find both age groups in this…

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CCM High-Performance Girls Festival

Posted on June 29, 2021

Neutral Zone had one scout in attendance for the Massachusetts Hockey 2021 CCM High-Performance Girls Festival, taking place in Marlborough at the New England Sports Center. This showcase played out over the weekend of Friday, June 4th to Sunday, June 6th, and proved to be a great success! The CCM-branded festival offered professional, custom skate…

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USA Hockey Nationals: U14 Tier 1

Posted on May 13, 2021

From April 29th-May 3rd, 2021, Neutral Zone scouted the USA Hockey Tier 1 Nationals that were held in West Chester, PA. Four scouts were hard at work, virtually, to cover every team at the U14, U16, and U19 levels. The following report features top performers from the U14 division. Players are in no particular order…

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NAHA Labor Day Tournament U14 2020

Posted on September 17, 2020

The 20th annual NAHA Labor Day Tournament was held in Connecticut from September 4th through the 6th. Neutral Zone had several scouts in attendance to cover all three divisions. Overall, the play was competitive and fast. The Philadelphia Jr. Flyers beat Mid-Fairfield U14 3-0 in the finals to capture the Gold Division Championship. The following…

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