CALGARY, Alta. (December 27, 2016) – The Canadian Junior Hockey League, in partnership with the National Hockey League and in conjunction with NHL Central Scouting announced Tuesday the rosters for the upcoming CJHL Prospects Game, which will be held on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. ET in Cornwall, Ont., at Ed Lumley Arena within the confines of the Cornwall Civic Complex.
Each of the players chosen to participate in the CJHL Prospects Game were selected through the efforts of NHL Central Scouting and are currently among the top 40 CJHL prospects heading into the 2017 NHL Draft in Chicago.
“We congratulate each of the players on their selection to compete in the 2017 CJHL Prospects Game in Cornwall and commend NHL Central Scouting for their contributions in helping formalize the Team East and Team West rosters,” offered CJHL President Brent Ladds.
“We are confident this group of young men will provide all those in attendance, including the multitude of scouts and Junior A hockey fans alike, a tremendous showcase of CJHL talent from right across the country,” added Ladds.
As stated, the two team rosters were put together by NHL Central Scouting, headed up by its Director, Dan Marr.
“The CJHL Prospects Game is a tremendous opportunity for these players to showcase their ability and represent their teams, leagues and communities on a national stage,” said Marr.
The following are the CJHL Prospects Game team rosters
|TEAM EAST||TEAM WEST|
|GOALTENDERS||CJHL TEAM||LEAGUE||GOALTENDERS||CJHL TEAM||LEAGUE|
|Anand Oberoi||Kanata Lasers||CCHL||Connor Dochuk||Spruce Grove Saints||AJHL|
|Nate McDonald||Powassan Voodoos||NOJHL||Ty Taylor||Vernon Vipers||BCHL|
|DEFENCE||CJHL TEAM||LEAGUE||DEFENCE||CJHL TEAM||LEAGUE|
|Guillaume Beck||Les Cobras de Terrebonne||LHJQ||Cory Babichuk||Surrey Eagles||BCHL|
|Joey Berkopec||Burlington Cougars||OJHL||Jarrod Gourley||Spruce Grove Saints||AJHL|
|Cameron Crotty||Brockville Braves||CCHL||Matthew Holzer||Olds Grizzlies||AJHL|
|Matthieu Franche||Smiths Falls Bears||CCHL||Cale Makar||Brooks Bandits||AJHL|
|Aidan Girduckis||Carleton Place Canadians||CCHL||Griffin Mendel||Penticton Vees||BCHL|
|Matthew Kellenberger||Oakville Blades||OJHL||Ian Mitchell||Spruce Grove Saints||AJHL|
|FORWARDS||CJHL TEAM||LEAGUE||FORWARDS||CJHL TEAM||LEAGUE|
|Andy Baker||Powassan Voodoos||NOJHL||Desi Burgart||Surrey Eagles||BCHL|
|Matthew Barnaby||Pembroke Lumber Kings||CCHL||Adam Dawe||Notre Dame Hounds||SJHL|
|Josh Cammalleri||Burlington Cougars||OJHL||Parm Dhaliwal||West Kelowna Warriors||BCHL|
|Nick Campoli||North York Rangers||OJHL||Kale Howarth||Trail Smoke Eaters||BCHL|
|Bobby Dow||Kemptville 73’s||CCHL||Kyler Kupka||Camrose Kodiaks||AJHL|
|Finn Evans||St. Michaels Buzzers||OJHL||Cody Laskosky||Whitecourt Wolverines||AJHL|
|Logan Johnston||Dieppe Commandos||MHL||James McIsaac||Winnipeg Blues||MJHL|
|Phillip Lagunov||Burlington Cougars||OJHL||Marcus Mitchell||Salmon Arm Silverbacks||BCHL|
|Mel Melconian||Aurora Tigers||OJHL||Michael Regush||Merritt Centennials||BCHL|
|Bryce Misley||Oakville Blades||OJHL||Jamie Rome||Victoria Grizzlies||BCHL|
|Lucas Thierus||Panthères de St-Jérôme||LHJQ||Adam Tisdale||Canmore Eagles||AJHL|
|Cameron Wright||St. Michaels Buzzers||OJHL||Tyler Ward||Merritt Centennials||BCHL|
THE GAME: Tickets for the CJHL Prospects Game are now on sale and are available via the Cornwall Colts (CCHL) office by contacting them at (613) 930-9300. The cost for tickets is $10 each; $9 per person for groups of 20 or more, while children 12 and under are $5. The CJHL Prospects Game will also be streamed online at HockeyTV.com.