The Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) announced today its Weekly Top 20 rankings in conjunction with NHL Central Scouting. Last week’s rankings and the leagues in which the teams belong to are in parenthesis.
The CJHL Weekly Top 20 as of Monday, October 4, 2010:
1. (1) Markham Waxers (OJHL)
2. (8) Humboldt Broncos (SJHL)
3. (3) Lloydminster Bobcats (AJHL)
4. (13) Wellington Dukes (OJHL)
5. (5) Pembroke Lumber Kings (CJHL)
6. (5) Fort McMurray Oil Barons (AJHL)
7. (4) Brockville Braves (CJHL)
8. (14) Soo Thunderbirds (NOJHL)
9. (6) Salmon Arm Silverbacks (BCHL)
10. (7) Metro Marauders (MHL)
11. (10) Langley Chiefs (BCHL)
12. (19) Vaughan Vipers (OJHL)
13. (HM) OCN Blizzard (MJHL)
14. (15) Georgetown Raiders (OJHL)
15. (NR) Bonnyville Pontiacs (AJHL)
16. (NR) Swan Valley Stampeders (MJHL)
17. (NR) Woodstock Slammers (MHL)
18. (16) Fort William North Stars (SIJHL)
19. (NR) Yorkton Terriers (SJHL)
20. (20) Le College Francais de Longueuil (LHJAAAQ)
Honorable mention goes to the Alberni Valley Bulldogs (BCHL), Fort Frances Lakers (SIJHL), Blind River Beavers (NOJHL), Carleton Place Canadians (CJHL) and the Miramichi Timberwolves (MHL)).
The rankings are based upon a variety of factors which includes the league in which the teams belong to, their winning percentage, their win-loss record, total points accumulated, their goals-for versus goals-against ratio, amongst other factors.
The CJHL is an amalgamation of ten Junior A hockey leagues from across Canada.