Wednesday, April 23, 2008

The 2011 Recruiting Board

I've tried to be as thorough as possible in creating this list, but given the difficult nature of maintaining a list like this, there are always going to be players that should be on this list that are missing. If you think I have missed a player that should be listed, or have any other comments on the list, please email me at

Committed Forwards

Seth Ambroz-Omaha(USHL)-Committed to Minnesota-Big power forward with good scoring ability.

Nick Bjugstad-Blaine(MN HS)-Committed to Minnesota-Big forward with excellent shot

Austin Czarnik-NTDP U17-Committed to Michigan State-One of the top scorers at 2008 Select 16 Festival.

Uncommitted Forwards

Shane McColgan-LA Kings AAA-Likely signing with Kelowna of WHL.

Colin Jacobs-Texas Attack

Brandon Saad-Mahoning Valley(NAHL)-Visited Michigan, among other schools

Brett Benson-Weyburn

Cason Hohmann-Dallas Ice Jets-

Colton Hargrove-Dallas Penguins-Big, power forward. Visited UMass and Denver.

Vince Trochek-Little Caesar’s

Travis Boyd-Hopkins HS(MN HS)-

Dan Carlson-Maple Grove Bantam-

Max Birkinbine-White Bear Lake(MN) Bantam-

Danny Elser-Shattuck-

Craig Duinick-St. Cloud(MN) Bantam

Committed Defenseman

Robbie Russo-Chicago Mission-Committed to Notre Dame-

Uncommitted Defenseman

Justin Sefton-Notre Dame Prep

Eric Preston-Little Caesar's U16-Good skater. Right-handed shot.

Kevin Liss-Pittsburgh Hornets-Talented puck-moving defenseman

Ben Marshall-Mahtomedi(MN HS)-Invited to 2008 NTDP tryout camp. Capable of playing forward or defense.

Max Everson-Edina HS(MN HS)-

Andrew Ryan-Victory Honda-Very big for his age. Lots of potential

Uncommitted Goalies