Weekly Updates

2018 Weekly News Updates:

Over 100 teams presently committed for the Senior Chowder Cup.
Over 110 teams presently committed for the Junior Chowder Cup
Over 50 teams presently committed for the Mini-Chowder Cup 2004 & 2005 Divisons.

We will have Scouts viewing rooms with food provided during both the Senior and Junior Chowder Cups.

** 127 Scouts in Attendance for the recently held Pre-Draft Showcase. Most in our history for this Tournament.

Beginning with the Pre-Draft Showcase, and continuing with the Senior and Junior Chowder Cups, viewing rooms have been set up at both the Foxboro Sports Center and Canton Ice House specifically for College Coaches and Pro-Scouts to view the teams in our Tournaments. Complimentary food and beverages will be provided by the Pro-Am in the Scouts Rooms during the course of each Tournament.

Doug Nolan, long time coach associated with Mike O’Connell Sr., President of the Pre-Draft and Chowder Cup Tournaments, has once again entered his Mass Edge 67’s teams into the 2018 Pre-Draft Showcase, Senior and  Junior Chowder Cups. We welcome Doug back!!

For 2018, all of our games will be played at the Foxboro Sports Center in Foxboro, Ma, the new Canton Ice House in Canton, Ma, the Boch Ice Center in Dedham, Ma, as well as the Bridgewater Ice Arena in Bridgewater, Ma.

As of 4/21/18, we have 83 teams who have committed to
the Pre-Draft Showcase in May. Just 1 team opening left.

The reputation of the Pre-Draft Showcase, as well as our Chowder Cup Tournaments, has gone beyond our expectations. As of 2/17/18, we have 52 new teams that have entered these tournaments that were never with us before.

Chris Kanaly, owner of Team Kanaly, has entered the  2018 Pre-Draft Showcase for the 11th straight year. Quite “IMPRESSIVE”

In a recent New Jersey Devils/Boston Bruins game, there were 12 skaters on the ice that played in either the Pre-Draft Showcase or Chowder Cup Tournaments.


Contact President Mike O’Connell at michaeljoconnell@comcast.net  to add updates.