2018 Ice Jam Report (Midget Division)

This is an overview of QMJHL draft eligible 15 year old players playing in the 2018 Ice Jam Tournament held in Halifax, NS. Some selected 16 year olds and underage players playing in the midget division were evaluated as well. CBW #7 LD Welton, Dell (2021) – Some pros and cons from Welton’s game this[…]

2017 Monctonian Challenge – Nov 16-19, 2017

Here is a Comprehensive write-up for draft-eligible players that attended the 2017 Monctonian Challenge. Comparisons to in-season play were made when appropriate. This report is over 9000 words and contains write ups on 96 players. CBT #24 C/LW Kabatay, Sonny (2021) – For a player his size, which is average for his age, he sure[…]

Cape Breton West Islanders vs. Halifax Macs October 28th 2017

CBW #5 RD MacLellan, Ben (2020) – Ben MacLellan played a really steady game this afternoon, he reads as a stay at home type, great, explosive skater with great edges, he had really good gaps and can stop and change direction on a dime. He plays with energy and is always moving his feet, he[…]

Cape Breton West Islanders at Dartmouth Subaru – Saturday, Oct 14, 2017

CBW #7 LD Welton, Dell (2020) – Great game overall, really showed off his tools and got better as the game progressed. One the most impressive things was his anticipation of the oncoming play. He busted a lot of Dartmouth’s offensive chances. Nice control and poise from the back and was an asset to drive[…]

Cape Breton West Islanders vs. Cole Harbour Wolfpack October 15th 2017

CBW #7 LD Welton, Dell (2021) – Welton saw a good deal of ice this morning and had a very solid game. He’s an outstanding skater with quick feet, he plays with a great deal of energy and competes hard for pucks. He shows great vision, plays with his head up and has high level[…]