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 10, 2011:
1. (1) Cornwall Colts (CCHL)
2. (2) Trenton Golden Hawks (OJHL)
3. (4) Winkler Flyers (MJHL)
4. (6) Vernon Vipers (BCHL)
5. (5) Woodstock Slammers (MHL)
6. (10) St. Michael's Buzzers (OJHL)
7. (7) Les Cougars du College Champlain – Sherbrooke (LHJAAAQ)
8. (8) Brooks Bandits (AJHL)
9. (13) Nipawin Hawks (SJHL)
10. (18) Soo Thunderbirds (NOJHL)
11. (9) Soo Eagles (NOJHL)
12. (14) Wisconsin Wilderness (SIJHL)
13. (HM) Amherst Ramblers (MHL)
14. (12) Spruce Grove Saints (AJHL)
15. (15) Newmarket Hurricanes (OJHL)
16. (NR) Winnipeg Blues (MJHL)
17. (HM) Sherwood Park Crusaders (AJHL)
18. (NR) Penticton Vees (BCHL)
19. (HM) Flin Flon Bombers (SJHL)
20. (20) College Francais de Longueuil (LHJAAAQ)
Honorable mention goes to the Camrose Kodiaks (AJHL), Bonnyville Pontiacs (AJHL), Dauphin Kings (MJHL), Fort Frances Lakers (SIJHL), and the Carleton Place Canadians (CCHL).
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 the ten Junior A hockey leagues from across Canada.