Bernard, Vallati added to CHL Prospects Game
Defensemen Xavier Bernard of the Drummondville Voltigeurs and Giovanni Vallati of the Kitchener Rangers have been added to CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game.
The game will take place Jan. 25 in Guelph.
Bernard, selected in the first round of the 2016 QMJHL Entry Draft, has 10 goals and 27 points in 43 games with the Voltigeurs this season. He will replace Jett Woo of the Moose Jaw Warriors on Team Orr, and compete opposite Drummondville teammates Joe Veleno and Olivier Rodrigue.
Vallati, a first round pick from the 2016 OHL Priority Selection, has three goals and 20 points in 44 games this season for Kitchener. He will replace Alexander Alexeyev of the Red Deer Rebels on Team Cherry.
Both Woo and Alexeyev are unable to compete because of injury.
To view full rosters for the CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game, click HERE.