Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League

Mustangs move back into CJHL Top 20!

The Melfort Mustangs have moved back into the CJHL Top 20 Rankings this week. Thanks to back to back wins, and 11 out of 12 possible points in their last 6 games, the Mustangs have jumped to #17 in Canada.

CJHL 2017-18 TOP 20 (As of Nov. 20/17)

1. Carleton Place Canadians (CCHL) (2)
2. Thief River Falls Norskies (SIJHL) (1)
3. Okotoks Oilers (AJHL) (4)
4. Les Cobras de Terrebonne (LHJQ) (3)
5. Powassan VooDoos (NOJHL) (6)
6. Battlefords North Stars  (SJHL) (8)
7. Georgetown Raiders (OJHL) (9)
8. Ottawa Jr. ‘A’ Senators (CCHL) (13)
9. Dryden GM Ice Dogs (SIJHL) (11)
10. South Shore Lumberjacks (MHL) (10)
11. Fort McMurray Oil Barons (AJHL) (7)
12. Toronto Patriots (OJHL) (14)
13. Trail Smoke Eaters (BCHL) (15)
14. Edmundston Blizzard (MHL) (19)
15. College Francais de Longueuil (LHJQ) (18)
16. OCN Blizzard (MJHL) (HM)
17. Melfort Mustangs (SJHL) (HM)
18. Steinbach Pistons (MJHL) (5)
19. Yarmouth Jr. ‘A’ Mariners (MHL) (20)
20. Whitecourt Wolverines (AJHL) (12)

Honourable Mention: Penticton Vees (BCHL); Vernon Vipers (BCHL); Winkler Flyers (MJHL); Oakville Blades OJHL); Wellington Dukes (OJHL)

In the SJHL, the Battleford’s North Stars are the highest ranked team coming in at #6. For the Melfort Mustangs they’ve sat as high as #2 in Canada following an 8-0-0-0 start but have fallen all the way out of the rankings some weeks. Following back to back wins over Kindersley and La Ronge the 16-4-3-1 Mustangs have jumped from an Honourable Mention to #17!