TORONTO, Wednesday, January 13, 2010 – The Canadian Hockey League today announced its most recent BMO CHL MasterCard Top 10 rankings for the 2009-10 season.
Three Quebec Major Junior Hockey League teams managed to crack the upper echelon of the CHL: The Saint John Sea Dogs, the Drummondville Voltigeurs and the Victoriaville Tigres.
The weekly rankings of the Canadian Hockey League's top 10 teams are selected by a panel of National Hockey League scouts.
BMO CHL MasterCard Top 10 Rankings
1. Windsor Spitfires (34-5-0-4)
2. Saint John Sea Dogs (36-7-1-0)
3. Barrie Colts (33-6-0-1)
4. Tri-City Americans (31-11-0-1)
5. Drummondville Voltigeurs (31-12-0-2)
6. Saskatoon Blades (30-9-1-3)
7. Mississauga St. Michael's Majors (28-8-4-1)
8. Victoriaville Tigres (30-13-1-1)
9. Medicine Hat Tigers (26-13-3-5)
10. Brandon Wheat Kings (28-14-0-3)
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