The Canadian Junior Hockey League today announced its Weekly Top 20 rankings. Last week's rankings and the leagues in which the teams belong to are in parenthesis. The weekly rankings are selected in consultation with NHL Central Scouting and are proudly presented by PlayingUpHockey.com:
1. Penticton Vees (BCHL) (2)
2. Woodstock Slammers (MHL) (1)
3. Spruce Grove Saints (AJHL) (3)
4. Trenton Golden Hawks (OJHL) (7)
5. Fort McMurray Oil Barons (AJHL) (4)
6. Wisconsin Wilderness (SIJHL) (8)
7. Nepean Raiders (CCHL) (5)
8. Soo Thunderbirds (NOJHL) (10)
9. Newmarket Hurricanes (OJHL) (13)
10. Humboldt Broncos (SJHL) (18)
11. Carleton Place Canadians (CCHL) (11)
12. Battlefords North Stars (SJHL) (6)
13. Dauphin Kings (MJHL) (9)
14. Lloydminster Bobcats (AJHL) (17)
15. Portage Terriers (MJHL) (14)
16. Brooks Bandits (AJHL) (12)
17. Cowichan Valley Capitals (BCHL) (19)
18. Cobourg Cougars (OJHL) (NR)
19. St. Michael's Buzzers (OJHL) (HM)
20. Les Cougars du College Champlain – Sherbrooke (LHJAAAQ) (20)
Honourable Mention: Weyburn Red Wings (SJHL), Fort Frances Lakers (SIJHL), Georgetown Raiders (OJHL), Stouffville Spirit (OJHL), Metro Marauders (MHL).
Weekly rankings are based upon a variety of factors, including the league in which the teams play, winning percentage, win-loss record, total points accumulated, goals-for versus goals-against ratio, etc.
The CJHL is comprised of the ten Junior A hockey leagues across Canada.
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