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28 CSSHL alum identified as ‘Player to Watch’ for the 2021 NHL Draft


The Canadian Sport School Hockey League is pleased to announce that 28 alumni have made the Preliminary Players to Watch List for the 2021 NHL Draft.

The players on the list were sourced by NHL Central Scouting and categorized based on an A-to-C rating scale. A-rated players were classified as potential first-round picks, B-rated players are forecasted to be selected in the second or third round while C-rated players are projected to be drafted in the fourth, fifth or sixth round. 

Five former CSSHL student athletes were identified as A-rated players including defenseman Corson Ceulemans who played for OHA Edmonton, Dylan Guenther former Northern Alberta Xtreme forward, Carson Lambos, who was a defenseman for the Rink Hockey Academy, forward Cole Sillinger who laced up for the Okanagan Hockey Academy and BWC Academy alumni, forward Kent Johnson. 

Three student athletes were added to the rated B players which include defenseman Oscar Plandowski, OHA Edmonton alum, forward Jack O’Brien who played for the Delta Hockey Academy and Logan Stankoven, former Yale Hockey Academy centre, while 20 CSSHL alum were given C-ratings. 

Overall, 28 former CSSHL student athletes represented 10 programs: BWC Academy, Edge School, Delta Hockey Academy, Northern Alberta Xtreme, Notre Dame Hounds, OHA Edmonton, Okanagan Hockey Academy, Pursuit of Excellence, Rink Hockey Academy and Yale Hockey Academy.

To view the full list of CSSHL alumni who made NHL Central Scouting’s 2021 Players to Watch list, see below. 

CSSHL alum – Players to Watch List for the NHL 2021 Draft

ACorson CeulemansOHA EdmontonD6’ 1.5”192 
ADylan GuentherNorthern Alberta XtremeRW6′ 0.25″166
ACarson LambosRink Hockey AcademyD6′ 0.0″200
ACole Sillinger Okanagan Hockey AcademyLW5′ 11.5″194
AKent JohnsonBWC AcademyC6′ 0.0″166
BOscar PlandowskiOHA EdmontonD6′ 0.0″190
BJack O’BrienDelta Hockey AcademyC6′ 0.0154
BLogan StankovenBWC AcademyC5′ 8.0″170
CMurray OwenRink Hockey AcademyD5′ 10.0″181
CBryan ThomasNotre Dame HoundsG6’ 3.5”179
CScout TrumanYale Hockey AcademyLW5′ 10.0″ 182
CFinlay WilliamsBWC AcademyC5′ 11.75″185
CEric AlarieRink Hockey AcademyLW6’ 0.75”197
CYasaku AndoPursuit of ExcellenceRW5′ 7.0″147
CCaedan BankierBWC AcademyC6′ 0.75″164
CTalyn BoykoPursuit of ExcellenceG6′ 6.5″184
CJake ChiassonYale Hockey AcademyRW6′ 1.5″165
CLucas CionaNorthern Alberta XtremeLW6′ 2.0″201
CColton DachOHA EdmontonL6′ 2.5″186
CDrew EnglotNotre Dame HoundsRW6′ 2.5″194
CMarc LajoieNorthern Alberta XtremeD6′ 4.75″266
CKyle MastersOHA EdmontonD5′ 11.5″155
CMichael MilneYale Hockey AcademyLW5 ‘ 10.0”182
CBrett MoravecEdge SchoolC5′ 10.0″ 170
CZack OstapchukNorthern Alberta XtremeC6’ 3.0”187
CGraham SwardYale Hockey AcademyD6′ 1.75″169
CSean TschigerlOHA EdmontonLW6’ 0.0’179
COlen ZellwegerOHA EdmontonD5′ 8.25″162