RED DEER - NHL Central Scouting has released its midterm rankings for the 2018 NHL draft, with 16 Albertans on the list.
Former Team Alberta Captain Ty Smith (Spokane Chiefs, WHL) is the highest-ranked Albertan, coming in at 14. Jonathon Tychonikc (Penticton Vees, BCHL) also cracked the top 50, sitting at number 45.
The full list of Albertans appearing in the NHL Central Scouting midterm rankings can be found below:
|Midterm Rank||Player||Position||Last Amateur Club||League|
|14||Ty Smith||Defence||Spokane Chiefs||WHL|
|45||Jonathon Tychonick||Defence||Penticton Vees||BCHL|
|62||Jacob Bernard-Docker||Defence||Okotoks Oilers||AJHL|
|72||Riley Sutter||Right Wing||Everett Silvertips||WHL|
|93||Eric Florchuk||Centre||Saskatoon Blades||WHL|
|97||Ryan Peckford||Left Wing||Moose Jaw Warriors||WHL|
|103||Chase Wouters||Centre||Saskatoon Blades||WHL|
|105||Sean Comrie||Defence||Spruce Grove Saints||AJHL|
|115||Maxwell Crozier||Defence||Nanaimo Clippers||BCHL|
|164||Cole Reinhardt||Left Wing||Brandon Wheat Kings||WHL|
|169||Brad Ginnell||Centre||Kootenay Ice||WHL|
|175||Josh Prokop||Centre||Vernon Vipers||BCHL|
|188||Reece Harsch||Defence||Seattle Thunderbirds||WHL|
|203||Jacob Herauf||Defence||Red Deer Rebels||WHL|
|208||Dylan Plouffe||Defence||Vancouver Giants||WHL|
|214||Austin Wong||Centre||Okotoks Oilers||WHL|
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