“Baby Jackets” are tournament champs in Traverse City

An open thread full of information about the Columbus Blue Jackets prospects heading to Traverse City .

*this post will be updated with score, stats, and biographical information on the players throughout the tournament. Stay tuned for more fun stuff! *

Today begins the start of the annual NHL Prospect Tournament in Traverse City, Michigan. Prospects of the Columbus Blue Jackets organization will be lead by John Madden, head coach of the Cleveland Monsters. Joining him behind the bench will be Steve McCarthy (assistant for Cleveland), Carey Krug (assistant for Cleveland), Chris Clark (CBJ development coach), Gregory Campbell (CBJ development coach), and Jarkko Ruutu (CBJ development coach).

The Blue Jackets will play in the Gordie Howe Division against the Carolina Hurricanes, Chicago Blackhawks, and St. Louis Blues.

Blue Jackets Tournament Schedule

Friday, Sept 7
4 pm at Chicago (West Rink)
Columbus (4) - Chicago (3) - W
Goals from Sam Dove-McFalls, Keoni Texeira, Kevin Stenlund, and Sam Vigneault.

Saturday, Sept 8
3:30 pm at St. Louis (West Rink)
Columbus (5) - St. Louis (3) - W
Goals from Sam Vigneault (2), Jordan Sambrook, Kevin Stenlund, Garret Cockerill

Monday, Sept 10
7 pm vs Carolina (David’s Rink)
Columbus (4) - Carolina (1) - W
Goals from Nikita Korostelev, Kevin Stenlund, Kole Sherwood, Eric Robinson

Tuesday, Sept 11
7:30 pm vs Detroit
Columbus (7) - Detroit (3) - W - the “W” in “win” stands for “WEEEE ARE THE CHAMPIONS”
Goals from Kevin Stenlund (2), Eric Robinson,  Sam Vigneault, Trey Fix-Wolansky, Garret Cockerill, and Kole Sherwood.

Click here for a complete schedule of all the games going on during the Traverse City Tournament.

Below is the Roster of prospects in attendance for the Blue Jackets.


Samuel Asselin
Birthplace: L’Assomption, QC
Birthdate: 07/01/1998
Height: 5’9”
Weight: 172

Tournament stats:  4gp, 0g, 0a, 0p, 2 pim, 1 shot

Lucas Chiodo
Birthplace: Churchill, ON
Birthdate: 10/31/1998
Height: 5’6”
Weight: 157

Tournament stats:  2gp, 0g, 1a, 1p, 0pim, 1 shot

Jonathan Davidsson
Birthplace: Tyreso, SWE
Birthdate: 03/12/1997
Height: 5’11”
Weight: 185

Tournament stats: 3gp, 0g, 2a, 2p, 0pim, 2 shots

Samuel Dove-McFalls
Birthplace: Montreal, QC
Birthdate: 04/10/1997
Height: 6’2”
Weight: 207

Tournament Stats:  2gp, 1g, 0a, 1p, 0pim, 1 shot

Trey Fix-Wolansky
Birthplace: Edmonton, AB
Birthdate: 05/26/1999
Height: 5’7”
Weight: 188

Tournament Stats: 4gp, 1g, 4a, 5p, 2pim, 5 shots

Maxime Fortier
Birthplace: Montreal, QC
Birthdate: 12/15/1997
Height: 5’10”
Weight: 183

Tournament Stats: 4gp, 0g, 1a, 1p, 0pim, 1 shot

Liam Foudy
Birthplace: Scarborough, ON
Birthdate: 02/04/2000
Height: 6’0”
Weight: 174

Tournament Stats:  4gp, 0g, 1a, 1p, 2pim, 6 shots

Nikita Korostelev
Birthplace:  Moskva, RUS
Birthdate: 02/08/1997
Height: 6’1”
Weight: 209 lbs

Tournament Stats: 3gp, 1g, 1a, 2p, 2pim, 3 shots

Billy Moskal
Birthplace: Sudbury, ON
Birthdate: 03/22/2000
Height: 6’0”
Weight: 176

Tournament Stats: 3gp, 0g, 0a, 0p, 0pim, 0 shot

Eric Robinson
Birthplace: Bellmawr, NJ
Birthdate: 06/14/1995
Height: 6’2”
Weight: 201

Tournament Stats: 4gp, 2g, 1a, 3p, 4pim,  8 shots

Kole Sherwood
Birthplace: New Albany, OH
Birthdate: 01/22/1997
Height: 6’1”
Weight: 196

Tournament Stats: 4gp, 2g, 2a, 4p, 4pim, 7 shots

Yegor Sokolov
Birthplace: Yekaterinburg, RUS
Birthdate: 06/07/2000
Height: 6’4”
Weight: 223

Tournament Stats: 3gp, 0g, 0a, 0p, 2pim, 3 shots

Kevin Stenlund
Birthplace: Stockholm, SWE
Birthdate: 09/20/1996
Height 6’4”
Weight: 209

Tournament Stats: 4gp, 5g, 2a, 7p, 6pim, 7 shots

Sam Vigneault
Birthplace: Baie-Comeau, QC
Birthdate: 09/07/1995
Height: 6’5”
Weight: 203

Tournament Stats: 4gp, 4g, 1a, 5p, 0pim, 5 shots


Ryan Collins
Birthplace: Bloomington, MN
Birthdate: 05/06/1996
Height: 6’5”
Weight: 211

Tournament Stats: 4gp, 0g, 0a, 0p, 9pim, 4 shots

Garret Cockerill
Birthplace: Brighton, MI
Birthdate: 02/19/1994
Height: 6’0”
Weight: 201

Tournament Stats:  4gp, 2g, 0a, 2p, 2pim, 8 shots

Sam Dunn
Birthplace: Bewdley, ON
Birthdate: 03/11/1998
Height: 6’2”
Weight: 194

Tournament Stats: 1gp, 0g, 0a, 0p, 0pim, 0 shots

William Lochead
Birthplace: London, ON
Birthdate: 03/30/1998
Height: 6’0”
Weight: 194

Tournament Stats: 2gp, 0g, 0a, 0p, 2pim, 1 shot

Michael Prapavessis
Birthplace: Oakville, ON
Birthdate: 01/07/1996
Height: 6’2”
Weight: 185

Tournament Stats: 4gp, 0g, 2a, 2p, 2pim, 1 shot

Jordan Sambrook
Birthplace: Markham, ON
Birthdate: 04/11/1998
Height: 6’2”
Weight: 187 lbs

Tournament Stats: 4gp, 1g, 3a, 4p, 6pim, 1 shot

Keoni Texeira
Birthplace: Fontana, CA
Birthdate: 03/24/1997
Height: 6’0”
Weight: 209

Tournament Stats: 3gp, 1g, 0a, 1p, 2pim, 3 shots

Justin Wade
Birthplace: Aurora, IL
Birthdate: 04/13/1994
Height: 6’2”
Weight: 220

Tournament Stats: 3gp, 0g, 0a, 0p, 6pim, 0 shots


Matiss Kivlenieks
Birthplace: Riga, Latvia
Birthdate: 08/26/1996
Height: 6’2”
Weight: 185

Tournament Stats: 3 gp, 3 wins, 0 losses, 7 GA, 2.33 GAA, 54 sv, 180:00 min

Joseph Raaymakers
Birthplace: Chatham, ON
Birthdate: 03/17/1998
Height: 6’0”
Weight: 185

Tournament Stats: 1 gp, 1 win, 0 losses, 3 GA, 3.00 GAA, 17 sv, 60:00 min

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