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A Look at the Americans Selected in the 2014 OHL Draft

This is an overall analysis of the American born hockey players selected in the 2014 OHL Draft and where this author thinks they’ll end up.

The top 5 Draft Choices

1. Jakob Chychyurn – Jr Canadiens – (From Florida) dual-citizen.
2. Adam Mascherin – Vaughn Kings –
3. Travis Barron – Jr. Canadiens –
4. Brandon Saigeon – Hamilton Bulldogs
5. Michael McLeod – Tor. Marloboros

Americans Selected 

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6. Logan Brown – Indiana Jr. Ice – MO – Selected by Niagara. – Brown will likely sign with Niagara. (Signed with Niagara)

18. Max Jones – Detroit Honeybaked – MI – Selected by London . – London is tempting, but Jones is a USNTDP commit. (USNTDP – Uncommitted)

32. William Knierem – Chicago Mission – IL – Owen Sound – Knierem will likely sign with Owen Sound. (Dubuque (USHL) 60-12-16-28) Miami commit. 

36. Ben Gleason – Detroit Honeybaked – MI – London – Gleason is very likely to sign with London. (Signed with London)

40. Clayton Keller – Shattuck St. Mary’s – IL – Keller is a USNTDP and BU commit. OHL is unlikely. (USNTDP and BU commit)

45. Shaun Bily – New Jersey Titans – PA – Erie – He’s committed to Northeastern, could go either way. (Signed with Erie)

49. Timmy Gettinger – Cleveland Barons – St.Sault Marie – Likely will take the OHL route. (Signed with St. Sault Marie)

52. Stephen Dhillon – Buffalo Regals – NY -Niagara – Cut from USNTDP – OHL or Jr. A is likely. Could be good NCAA goalie. (signed with Erie, 4 GP in 14′-15′) 

68. Nick Pastujov – Detroit Honeybaked – FL -Saginaw – Captain of loaded Honeybaked team, USNTDP commit. NCAA likely. (USNTDP and Michigan commit)

80. Cole Gallant – Detroit Honeybaked – FL – Guelph – OHL is likely for Gallant. (Honeybaked U-18, Fargo (USHL) Uncommitted). 

82. Griffin Luce – Salisbury Prep – NY – Kitchener – Luce is committed to the USNTDP and Michigan. NCAA. (USNTDP and Michigan commit) 

87. James Greenway – Shattuck St. Marys – NY – Plymouth – This is 50/50, brother is with USNTDP. Slight edge for NCAA. USNTDP – Uncommitted. 

91. Anthony Hora – Buffalo Regals – NY – Owen Sound – Anybody’s guess with Hora. Could end up in USHL next season. (spent 14′-15′ with Buffalo Jr Sabres U-16)

94. Kyle Moore – Tor. Red Wings – NC – North Bay – OHL is likely for American who played in Ontario in 2013-2014. (Powassan (NOJHL) then Signed with North Bay)

102. Sam Field – Choate Prep – NJ – Kingston – 50/50 for Field, not ready for OHL, a year of Jr. A is likely. (Signed with Kingston)

105. Austin Osmanski – Buffalo Regals – NY – Mississauga – Tough call, Jr.A is likely. Buffalo Jr. Sabres U-18. Signed with Mississauga. 

106. Trent Frederic – St. Louis AAA – MO – committed to the USNTDP. Will likely play in NCAA for big program. USNTDP – Wisconsin commit. 

118. David Melargni – Team Comcast – PA – London – London is too tempting, bet on OHL. (Philadelphia (USPHL) and Fargo (USHL)) – Northeastern commit.

126. Austin Rueschhoff – St.Louis Selects – MO – Niagara – Anybody’s guess, I’d say Jr.A for a year though. (Minnesota (NAHL) and Omaha (USHL) – Uncommitted)

127. Tyler Johnson – Cyclones – NY – Plymouth – Goalie might go OHL if offered a spot on Plymouth, NCAA starter material. (Signed with Plymouth)

138. Michael Latorella – Detroit Honeybaked – London – Cut from USNTDP, could start for London in 1-2 seasons. (Honeybaked U-18 and Muskegon (USHL)) Ohio State commit.

142. Adam Fox – Long Island – NY – Kitchener – Kitchener would be estatic to have him, but he’s USNTDP and Harvard committed.

147. Alec Semandel – Chicago Mission – WI – Plymouth – Best bet, year of Jr.A then Plymouth. (Chicago Mission U-16 and Cedar Rapids (USHL)

157. Jack Kopack – Detroit Compuware – MI – St Sault Marie – Unless offered by big Michigan program, OHL is likely. (Signed with St. Sault Marie)

161. Graham McPhee – Shattuck St.Marys – MD – Committed to USNTDP and BC. NCAA

170. Andrew Jackson – Belle Tire – MI – Saginaw – Year of Jr.A and then probably an NCAA scholarship. (Little Ceaser’s U-16 – Uncommited)

172. Liam Moore – Governor’s Academy – NY – Oshawa – Jr. A and an NCAA scholarship for goalie unless good offer comes along. Played for Dexter.

176. Joesph Woll – St. Louis AAA – MO – Oshawa – USNTDP and Harvard committed. NCAA. (changed commitment to BC)

187. Brett Callahan – Chicago Mission – N/A – Plymouth – Wouldn’t be surprised to see him in Whaler’s uniform. (Chicago YA U-18) 

192. Keeghan Howdeshell – Detroit Compuware – MI – St. Saulte Marie – 50/50 depending on offers. USNTDP – Ferris St. commit. 

200. Derek Daschke – Oakland Grizzlies – N/A – USHL and top NCAA program. (played for Cedar Rapids (USHL) is committed to Western Michigan)

201. Mitch Eliot – Detroit Honeybaked – MI – Sarnia – Committed to Michigan St. NCAA

204. Luke Martin – St. Louis AAA – MO – Belleville – Committed to USNTDP and Michigan. He’ll play in the NCAA.

207. Noah LaLonde – Detroit Honeybaked – MI – Plymouth – Whalers will recruit him, but he’s committed to Michigan St. NCAA.

214. Cam Dineen – NJ Rockets U-19 – NJ – North Bay – Committed to Yale. USHL and then NCAA (played for Avon)

215. Austin Grzenia – Victory Honda – MI – Kingston – Look for him in the USHL next season. (Oakland Jr. Grizzlies U-18 signed with Kingston)

217. Mitchell Chaffee – Nationals – MI – St. Saulte Marie – Anbody’s guess at this point, USHL or U-18 AAA is likely. (Honeybaked U-18)

218. James Sanchez – CYA (Chicago) – IL – London – Committed to the USNTDP and Michigan.

220. Matthew Jakubowski – Buffalo Regals – NY – Guelph – U-18 AAA or Jr.A. Would be a good NCAA player. (Buffalo Jr. Sabres U-16 committed to Penn State).

225. Marcus Dickerson – Selects Academy – NJ – Mississauga – U-18 midgets for 2014-2015. (Started year with Selects Academy U-18 signed with Mississauga (43-3-2-5).

227. Vasili Kolias – Chicago Mission – IL – Plymouth – Will eventually go to Plymouth. (Chicago Mission U-18, BU commit).

230. Igor Larionov – Detroit Honeybaked – N/A – Saginaw – 12th rounder will consider his options. Honeybaked U-18

242. Tom Novak – St.Thomas – WI – Kitchener – USHL and then anybody’s guess. (Waterloo (USHL) – committed to Minnesota).

243. Evan Wisocki – Long Island – NJ – Windsor – Probably will end up in NCAA. (NJ Avalanche U-16 – committed to Connecticut). 

252. Zachary Berzolla – NJ Devils – NJ – Sudbury – Sleeper could play NCAA or OHL. (NJ Jr. Titans U-18 and Muskegon (USHL)) – Colorado College commit.

261. Brandan Morgan – Detroit Compuware – MI – Sarnia – NCAA is likely.

298. Andrew Peeke – Selects Academy – FL – Ottawa – Jr. A and USHL type of player. (Selects Academy – committed to Notre Dame)

Recap : Americans in the OHL 14′-15′ (98’s) 

Looking back one year later, the American players that chose to play in the OHL as 16 year olds had varying degrees of successLogan Brown – 56-17-26-43 – Brown was expected to be an immediate impact player and he was. He has a strong chance of being a top 10 NHL draft pick in 2016.

Shaun Bily – 36-1-6-7 –

Ben Gleason – 41-0-5-5 –

Sam Field – 57-2-0-2 –

Tim Gettinger – 54-10-15-25

Other Notable Americans in the OHL

Owen Green – 46-1-2-3

Tyler Nother – 40-0-2-2

Luke Kirwan – 59-7-12-19

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NCAA Signings Lists

NHL Signings – Players Leaving School Early. 

Devin Shore F Maine Jr. Dallas (NHL) 14-21-35 (39)
Colton Parayko D Alaska Jr. St. Louis (NHL) 6-17-23 (34)
Frank Vatrano F Massachusetts RS-So. Boston (NHL) 18-10-28 (36)
Brandon Montour D Massachusetts Fr. Anaheim (NHL) 3-17-20 (21)
Ben Hutton D Maine Jr. Vancouver (NHL) 9-12-21 (39)
Kenney Morrison D Western Michigan Jr. Calgary (NHL) 5-10-15 (37)
Vince Hinostroza F Notre Dame So. Chicago (NHL) 11-33-44 (42)
Casey Bailey F Penn State Jr. Toronto (NHL) 22-18-40 (37)
Andrew Copp F Michigan Jr. Winnipeg (NHL) 14-17-31 (36)
Kyle Baun F Colgate Jr. Chicago (NHL) 14-15-29 (38)
Colton Hargrove F Western Michigan Jr. Boston (NHL) 14-14-28 (34)
Brett Pesce D New Hampshire Jr. Carolina (NHL) 3-13-16 (31)
Chris Rumble D Canisius Jr. Evansville (ECHL) 7-13-20 (37)
Brody Hoffman G Vermont Jr. Minnesota (NHL) 10-8-1, 2.11, .925
Michael Matheson D Boston College Jr. Florida (NHL) 3-22-25 (38)
Jonny Brodzinski F St. Cloud State Jr. Los Angeles (NHL) 21-17-38 (40)
Brady Skjei D Minnesota Jr. NY Rangers (NHL) 1-9-10 (33)
Adam Wilcox G Minnesota Jr. Tampa Bay (NHL) 22-12-3, 2.42, .912
Stephon Williams G Minnesota State Jr. NY Islanders (NHL) 25-6-3, 1.65, .925
Jon Gillies G Providence Jr. Calgary (NHL) 24-13-2, 2.01, .930
Riley Barber F Miami Jr. Washington (NHL) 20-20-40 (38)
Matt O’Connor G Boston University Jr. Ottawa (NHL) 25-4-4, 2.18, .927

List Updated : 5/13/15. 

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Working With a Marketing Service Provider

A marketing service provider (MSP) supplies professional services, system integration, creative services and application services to organizations. MSP’s competencies range from customer data integration (CDI) and data analysis, to prospecting and campaign management. Continue reading

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Americans in the OHL Draft

BOLD indicates USNTDP commit.

10. Sasha Chemelvski – Honeybaked U16 – Sarnia – Signed with Sarnia.

18. Brady Lyle – Shattuck St Mary’s U-16 – Brampton

19. Jacob Tortora – Don Mills Flyers U-16 – Barrie – BOSTON COLLEGE commit.

20. Ivan Lodnia – Honeybaked U-16 – Erie – Signed with Erie. 

21 Jack Studnicka – Belle Tire U-16 – Oshawa

3/47 Cole Coskey – Chicago Mission – Saginaw – NOTRE DAME commit

3/49 Quinn Hughes – Toronto Marloboros U-16 – Sarnia – MICHIGAN commit.

4/61 Anthony Demeo – NJ Rockets U-19 – St. Saulte Marie

4/53 Michael Pastujov – Honeybaked U-16 – Saginaw – MICHIGAN commit.

4/67 Brady Tkachuk – St. Louis Jr. Blues U-16 – London

4/69 Kelton Hatcher – Team Comcast U-16 – Sarnia

4/74 Kyle Keyser (G) – Victory Honda U-16 – Flint

4/78 Kyle MacLean – NJ Rockets U-19 – Oshawa

5/84 Evan Barratt – Team Comcast U-16 – Flint

5/87 Joe Keane – Chicago Mission U-16 – Barrie – MIAMI commit.

5/89 Cayden Primeau (G) –  Team Comcast U-16 –  Mississauga – NORTHEASTERN commit.

5/95 Luke Boka – Victory Honda U-16 – Windsor – Signed with Windsor.

5/96 Nick Donofrio – Compuware U-16 –

6/110 Josh Norris – Oakland Grizzlies U-16 – Niagara – MICHIGAN commit.

6/111 Tyler Inamoto – Shattuck St Mary’s U-16 – Kitchener – WISCONSIN commit.

6/114 David Farrance – Syracuse Nats U-16 – Guelph – BOSTON UNIVERSITY commit.

6/116 Logan Hutsko – Shattuck St Mary’s U-16 – Peterborough – PENN STATE commit.

7/124 Hakon Nilsen – Little Ceaser’s U-16 – Flint

7/136 Josh Maniscalo – Shattuck St Mary’s Prep – North Bay – MINNESOTA commit.

8/114 Wyatt Bongiovanni – Honeybaked U-16 – Flint

8/147 Brock Hill – Milwaukee Jr. Admirals – Saginaw

8/149 Colton McKenna – Buffalo Regals U-16 – Sarnia

8/154 Tyler Madden – Avon Old Farms JV – Sudbury

8/158 Cameron Orchard – Michigan Nationals – Barrie

9/179 Mitch Gibson (G) – Team Comcast U-16 – Erie

10/184 Andy Nedeljovic – Victory Honda U-16 – Flint

10/185 Chris Garbe – LI Gulls U-16 – Mississauga

10/189 Cam Babiak Honeybaked U-16 – Sarnia

10/191 Adam Scheel (G) Cleveland Barons U-16 – Kitchener

10/198Chris Cameron Oakland Grizzlies U-16 – Barrie

10/199 Tyler Gratton – WBS Jr. Knights U-16 – Erie

11/202 Evan  Fear (G) – Chicago Mission U-16 – Sudbury

11/203 Fletcher Fineman – Broward – Windsor

11/204 Matthew Hohl – St. Louis Jr. Blues U-16 – Flint

11/212 Hunter Canestra – WBS Jr. Knights U-16 – Niagara

12/228 Skyler Brind ‘Amour – Carolina Jr. Hurricanes U-16 – Hamilton

12/229 Matthew Cassidy –  Team Comcast U-16 – Sarnia

12/232 Drew Hunter – Oakland Grizzlies U-16 – Niagara

12/235 Tom Miller – Victory Honda U-16 – Ottawa

12/240 Matt Stoia – Compuware U-16 – Oshawa

13/251 Colin Felix – St. George’s – Kitchener

13/253 Hugh Anderson – Oakland Grizzlies U-16 – Owen Sound

13/254 David Tomeo (G) – Shattuck St Mary’s U-16 – Guelph

13/256 Sean Dhooghe – Chicago Mission U-16 – London – OHIO STATE commit.

13/261 Randy Hernandez – Florida Alliance U-16 – St. Saulte Marie

14/264 Liam Walsh – Victory Honda U-16 – Flint

14/266 Logan Cockerill – Belle Tire U-16 – Peterborough

14/275 Charlie Dovarny – Shattuck St Mary’s U-16 – Ottawa

15/284 Devin Fields – Little Ceaser’s U-16 – Flint

15/286 Adrian Danchenko – WBS Jr. Knights U-16 – Peterborough

15/291 Dylan Seitz – Nichols – Kitchener

15/301 Perry Winfree – Carolina Jr. Hurricanes U-16 – St. Saulte Marie

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Recruiting Sheet – USA Hockey Watch – 99’s

The following list of 99′ (birthyear) prospects is based on the statistical leaders from the USA Hockey Select Festival. Continue reading

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USA Hockey National Tournament – 2000′ Signees – USNTDP Call Ups

USA Hockey National Tournament Results Continue reading

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USA Hockey Nationals : Who’s In and Players to Watch

The USA Hockey Nationals will take place March 26th-30th in Amherst, NY. The tournament is sponsored by Toyota and will be hosted by the Amherst Youth Hockey Association. 

The following teams have qualified for the National Tournament in their respective age groups.  Continue reading

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NCAA Alumni in the NHL 14′-15

Any goalie who played in the NHL this season appears on this list. Players on the list registered a point in the NHL this season. Continue reading

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New York State Amateur Hockey : 99’s

This is the Select 15 Camp Roster from the New York District in 2014. 

Erik Urbank won't have to change the color of his helmet when he suits up for the Big Green in 2018.  Photo Credit : Dan Hickling

Erik Urbank won’t have to change the color of his helmet when he suits up for the Big Green in 2018.
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G Justin Stotz – Buffalo Regals U14 – Buff. Regals U16
G Kamm Cassidy – Lake Placid HS – Lake Placid HS

D David Farrance – Syracuse U16 – Syracuse U16 – BOSTON UNIVSERSITY ##
D Anthony Scanzuso – Buff. Regals U14 – Nichols School / Buff. Regals U18
D Logan Scarlotta – NE Jr. Falcons U14 – Selects Academy U16
D Daniel Smith – Buff. Regals U14 – Buffalo Regals U16

D Anthony Demeo – Portledge School – NJ Rockets U16 / NJ Rockets U18 ##
D Bobby Trivigno – Long Island Royals U14 – Shattuck St. Mary’s U16
D Adam Johnson – Mid-Fairfield U14 – Hotchkiss School

F Jacob Tortora – Don Mills U14 – Don Mills U16 – BOSTON COLLEGE ##
F Josef Glamos – Syracuse U14 – Syracuse U16
F Erik Urbank – Buff. Regals U14 – Nichols / Buff. Saints U18 – DARTMOUTH
F Matthew Gasiuk – Buff. Regals U14 – Nichols / Buff. Saints U18
F Nolan Moyle – Toronto Marloboros U14 – Toronto Red Wings U16
F Harrison Craffey – Buff. Regals U14 – Buff. Regals U16
F Tyce Thompson – PAL Jr. Islanders U14 – CT Jr. Oilers U16
F Josh Sanchez – St. Lawrence Thunder U14 – Albany Academy
F Scott Osani – PAL Jr. Islanders U14 – North Jersey Avalanche U16
F Michael Muschitiello – PAL Jr. Islanders U14 – Long Island Gulls U16

## indicates player was chosen in the 15′ OHL Draft.

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