The National Hockey League along with NHL Central Scouting has released its Final Rankings from the upcoming NHL Entry Draft in June. 7 players from the AJHL are on the list and 2 Crusaders are among them. Forward Nicholas Jones moves up 12 spots from 170 to 158 with a strong finish to the AJHL season. The Ohio State recruit finished with a league high 41 Goals and tied for 2nd in the AJHL with 72 Points. Defenseman Marshall Donald is in the rankings again. Unfortunately slipping from 181 to 209, the Crusader veteran has been in the mix when it comes to the NHL Draft and Central Scouting’s rankings the last 2 seasons.
The Crusaders would like to congratulate Nicholas and Marshall on their recognition and wish them the best of luck on Draft Day in June.
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