Cornwall to host 20th annual CJHL Prospect’s Game

Nick Seebruch
Cornwall to host 20th annual CJHL Prospect’s Game
Team East’s #17 Phillip Lagunov and #24 Marcus Mitchell of Team West during the first period at Cornwall’s Ed Lumley Arena on January 25

CORNWALL, Ontario – On Monday, Dec. 5 Cornwall’s Ed Lumley Arena was announced as the host of the 20th annual Canadian Junior Hockey League Prospects game.

The game will be taking place on January 25 and will feature 40 of the top NHL Draft eligible players from across the entire 10-league CJHL.

“The CJHL Prospects Game brings together the top draft eligible Junior ‘A’ prospects from throughout Canada for on and off-ice testing and an East versus West game,” stated NHL Director of Central Scouting Dan Marr.

The rosters will be divided, with 20 coming from the CJHL’s eastern based leagues and 20 coming from the western ones.

The host committee is being headed up by Shawna Mecteau and David Murphy.

“We are both honoured and excited to be hosting the Prospects Game and we look forward to creating a dynamic event for the CJHL players being recognized and to continue the proud tradition of Cornwall as a welcoming host City,” said Mecteau.

Tickets for the CJHL Prospects Game are now on sale and are available via the Cornwall Colts (CCHL) office by contacting them at (613) 930-9300. 

The cost for tickets is $10 each; $9 per-person for groups of 20 or more, while children 12 and under are $5.

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