U19/ Junior

2021 USA Player Development Camp 16 & 17’s

Posted on July 22, 2021

From June 26th-July 1st, the USA Hockey Player Development Camps kicked off with the 16’s/17’s age group in St. Cloud, Minnesota. This high level camp displayed 8 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…

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USA Hockey Nationals: U19 Tier 1

Posted on May 18, 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 U19 division. Players are in no particular order…

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Florida Rush Tournament

Posted on February 23, 2021

The following is a report from the Florida Rush tournament, which was played from January 15, 2021 to January 17, 2021. The U19 Division was scouted virtually. Players are listed in no particular order beneath their respective letter grades. A Caroline Harvey #4 (NAHA White, D, 2021, Wisconsin): Caroline is a very strong offensive defenseman…

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Top Uncommitted Prospects: PWHL 2022

Posted on February 12, 2021

In the midst of this pandemic with so many games and rinks being shut down, Neutral Zone is taking a look back at the 2019-2020 season to bring you the top uncommitted players from last season. The college recruiting process is a tough one, with a large talent pool, and few roster spots. Everyone is…

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PIP Buckeye Girls Fest Showcase: U19

Posted on February 9, 2021

From January 15th-17th, Neutral Zone was scouting the PIP Buckeyes Girls Fest Showcase via LiveBarn. The showcase was held at the OhioHealth Chiller in Columbus, OH and featured U14, U16, and U19 Divisions. Neutral Zone will be publishing reports on all 3 Divisions. The stream from Rink 2 proved too difficult to see numbers as…

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Gilmour Academy Girls Hockey Showcase: U19

Posted on January 20, 2021

Neutral Zone streamed the Gilmour Academy Lancers Prep / Gilmour Gladiators Girls January 2021 Showcase. The Showcase hosted 8 teams including Honeybaked 19U, Gilmour Girls Prep/19U, Little Caesars 19U and 16U, Northwood Prep, Chicago Young Americans 19U and 16U and the Gilmour Gladiators 16U. Below is a report of the top performers from the U19…

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Top 50 Uncommitted Prospects: PWHL

Posted on January 15, 2021

In the midst of this pandemic with so many games and rinks being shut down, Neutral Zone is taking a look back at the 2019-2020 season to bring you the top uncommitted players from last season. The college recruiting process is a tough one, with a large talent pool, and few roster spots. Everyone is…

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UVM picks up Lewis for 2022

Posted on December 11, 2020

Kaylee Lewis (Dallas Stars U19, F, 2022) to University of Vermont Kaylee Lewis is from Mckinney, TX and has played for the Dallas Stars Elite since she was a U14 player. The 5’7” left-shot forward is now a member of the U19 team and announced today, December 11th, 2020, her commitment to the University of…

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Durham West Jr. vs Whitby Jr.

Posted on December 8, 2020

Neutral  Zone caught up with some Canadian hockey, watching Durham West play Whitby from November 22nd. The teams played 4 v 4 and cleared the zone rather than relying on whistles. The stream was good quality and it was easy to follow numbers on both teams. We found the level of play to be high and…

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NIT U19 2020

Posted on December 1, 2020

From October 15-18th, Neutral Zone attended the NIT held in Minnesota.  Teams from across the United States competed in the U16 and U19 divisions. The following report evaluates 40 of the top U19 players that were scouted. Players are in no particular order beneath their respective letter grades.   A Kirsten Simms #27 (Honeybaked U19, F, 2022,…

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