2020 NAHL Top Prospects Tournament rosters announced


By @MichaelCaples –

The North American Hockey League has announced its 2020 Top Prospects Tournament rosters for the league’s annual showcase event, which will take place Feb. 17-18 at the New England Sports Village in Massachusetts.

There are six teams formed for the event; an all-star team representing each of the NAHL’s four divisions, and then two ‘selects’ rosters that highlight some of the top NHL Draft-eligible players from the league.

Congrats to all of the Michigan names selected:


Central Division

Jake Beaune – Defense – Livonia

Jaden Shields – Defense – Royal Oak

Jed Pietila – Defense – Howell

East Division

Noah Finstrom – Forward – New Baltimore

Pavel Kharin – Forward – Ypsilanti

John Kaljian – Forward – Northville

Cannon Green – Forward – HoneyBaked, Oakland Jr. Grizzlies, Compuware alum

Tyrone Bronte – Forward – Meijer alum

Midwest Division

Blake Kryska – Defense – Grand Blanc

South Division

Nick Trela – Forward – Trenton

Kyle Gudme – Defense – St. Clair

NAHL Selects Blue

Tiernan Shoudy – Forward – Marysville (Michigan State commit)

Brayden Stannard – Forward – Bark River (Nebraska Omaha commit)

Carson Riddle – Forward – Holly (Western Michigan commit)

Sam Skinner – Defense – Schoolcraft (Ferris State commit)

Cooper Black – Goaltender – Alpena

NAHL Selects Red

Zane Demsey – Defense – Harrison Township (Michigan State commit)

Sam Brennan – Defense – Brighton (Air Force commit)

Grant Hindman – Defense – Lake Orion (Lake Superior State commit)