Thu. Aug 5th, 2021

Oscar Plandowski of Charlottetown – photo courtesy of theqmjhl.ca

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League Updates

Victoriaville won the President Cup in the craziest season ever. The Québec Remparts will be adding Zachary Bolduc and many others as they prepare to host the Memorial Cup next year. The Maritimes division will become pretty competitive with Charlottetown, Acadie-Bathurst and Saint-John all hoping to come out on top. While the Drummondville Voltigeurs sure look like the powerhouse of tomorrow with their impressive rebuild. 

Right before this edition of the QMJHL ranking, here’s a quick list of the best players (two forwards, one defenseman) by attributes: 

Best skater: 

Zachary Bolduc / Manix Landry – Evan Nause

Best shooter: 

Zachary Bolduc / Xavier Bourgault – Oscar Plandowski

Best passer:

Riley Kidney / Zachary Bolduc – Evan Nause

Best stickhandler:

Zach Dean / Drew Elliot – Evan Nause

Best defensively:

Connor Trenholm / Lorenzo Canonica – Oscar Plandowski 

Most physical:

Jacob Melanson / Cole Huckins – Tyson Hinds

Most intelligent:

Riley Kidney / Zachary Bolduc – Oscar Plandowski 

Compete level:

Manix Landry / Connor Trenholm – Cameron Whynot

Leadership:

Manix Landry / Connor Trenholm – Evan Nause

Most underrated:

Drew Elliot / Manix Landry – Oscar Plandowski

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By Loïc Rainville. To comment please do so via Twitter, @Rainvlo2