Toronto, Ont. – The Ontario Hockey League today announced the Week 5 edition of the weekly U16 AAA rankings for the 2023 OHL Cup Showcase Tournament hosted by the Greater Toronto Hockey League.
The 2023 OHL Cup will feature 20 teams consisting of talent eligible for the 2023 OHL Priority Selection. Starting with Wild Card Play-In matchups on Tuesday, March 28, all games will be played at the Scotiabank Pond in Toronto until the Championship Final moves to the Mattamy Athletic Centre on Monday, April 3.
The weekly rankings are determined by a panel of OHL Central Scouting staff and represent the top teams that are competing to play in the annual year-end championship tournament.
U16 AAA Rankings for the 2023 OHL Cup – Week 5
|Rank:||Team:||LAST WEEK||WEEKS RANKED|
|1||Toronto Marlboros (GTHL)||1||5|
|2||York-Simcoe Express (OMHA)||4||5|
|3||Toronto Jr. Canadiens (GTHL)||2||5|
|4||Halton Hurricanes (OMHA)||5||5|
|5||London Jr. Knights (ALLIANCE)||3||5|
|6||Peterborough Petes (OMHA)||6||5|
|7||Toronto Nationals (GTHL)||8||5|
|8||Vaughan Kings (GTHL)||7||5|
|9||Mississauga Rebels (GTHL)||–||3|
|10||Mississauga Senators (GTHL)||9||4|
|Waterloo Wolves (ALLIANCE)||–||–|
|Don Mills Flyers (GTHL)||–||–|
|Southern Tier Admirals (OMHA)||–||2|
The OHL Cup Top 10 returns with the first edition of the new year that features the Toronto Marlboros Holiday Classic champion Marlies holding down top spot for a fifth straight week. The York-Simcoe Express are up two spots to number two on the list, boasting a regular season record of 17-0-3 as they continue a seven-game winning streak in the OMHA’s ETA circuit. The Marlboros Holiday Classic finalist Halton Hurricanes are up one spot to number four on the list while the Mississauga Rebels make their return, coming in at ninth.
For more information, visit OHLCup.ca.
About the Ontario Hockey League
The Ontario Hockey League is a proud member of the Canadian Hockey League which is the world’s largest development hockey league with 60 teams in nine Canadian provinces and four American states. In addition to the OHL, the CHL is made up of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League and the Western Hockey League. The CHL supplies more players to the National Hockey League and U SPORTS than any other league.