The start of the 2019-20 prep hockey season means a lot of things, and one of them is the end of an era. There will never be another player born in the 20th century playing prep school hockey.
The elders in prep hockey this season are the ‘00s. While many of their peers are already playing college hockey, there are a couple of players in the birth year who will undoubtedly play Division I while a few others are solid Division III prospects.
The top ’00 in prep hockey this season is no surprise. Providence College commit and Edmonton Oilers draft pick Tomas Mazura headlines the group of ‘00s playing prep hockey in 2019-20.
Here’s a look at the top 17 forwards, six defensemen, and two goaltenders among the 2000 birth year still playing prep school hockey: