QMJHL Draft Picks

Below is a list of most recent Halifax Major Midget players to be drafted into the QMJHL.  Click on a player name to be taken to their Elite Hockey Prospects profile.

2020 Draft (10 Selections - New team record)

Leighton Carruthers - Forward 1st Rd Saint John (3rd Overall - New Team High)

Drew Maddigan - Defenceman 3rd Rd Drummondville

Matheas Elles - Defenceman 6th Rd Cape Breton

Joe Henneberry - Forward 6th Rd Bathurst

Jacob Newcombe - Forward 7th Rd Chicoutimi

Davis Cooper - Forward 7th Rd Cape Breton

Josh O'Connor - Defenceman  7th Rd Quebec

Jarrett Todd - Forward 7th Rd Charlottetown

Cael MacDonald  - Forward 8th Rd Bathurst 

Sebastian Lever - Goalie 12th Rd Charlottetown

2019 Draft

Jacob Goobie - Goalie 2nd Rd Charlottetown (Signed)

Zach Welsh  - Defenceman 2nd Rd Cape Breton

Matt MacDonald  - Forward 3rd Rd Shawinigan (Signed)

Hunter Benoit - Defenceman Rd 10 Rimouski

Daniel Kline - Forward Rd 11 Charlottetown

2018 Draft

Alex Drover Forward 1st Rd Cape Breton (10th overall)
Team Canada U17 camp invite

Logan Carruthers Defenceman 7th Rd Cape Breton

Zach Byard Defenceman 12th Rd Halifax

Alec MacVicar Goalie 13th Rd Acadie Bathurst

2017 Draft

Justin Barron Defenceman 1st Rd Halifax (Signed)
Team Canada U17 invite.  Made roster
Team Canada U18 Ivan Hlinka Camp invite

Joe Bouchard Forward 4th Rd Drummondville
Nick Yuill Defenceman 9th Rd Cape Breton
Josh Nicholson Defenceman 11th Rd Moncton

2016 Draft

Dakota Lund Cornish Goalie 3rd Rd Charlottetown (Signed)
Tyler Hinam Forward 4th Rd Rouyn Noranda (Signed)
Logan Cash Forward 5th Rd Moncton (Committed to Vermont NCAA D1)
Team Canada U17 Camp invite
Jarrett Baker Defenceman 5th Rd Drummondville (Signed)
Ryan Breau Forward 10th Rd Charlottetown
Matt Stienburg Forward 10th Rd St John (Committed to Cornell NCAA D1, NHL Draft Pick Round 3 2019 Colorado Avalanche)
Ian MacPhee Forward 13th Rd Halifax (Rouyn Noranda Huskies 2017-18)

2015 Draft

Shane Bowers Forward 1st round (4th overall - new team high) Cape Breton - (Waterloo USHL Signed)                  
Committed to Boston University NCAA D1 - NHL Draft Pick Round 1 2017 Ottawa Senators
Team NS Canada Winter Games
Team Canada U17
Team Canada U18
1st round draft pick, Ottawa Senators NHL 2017 Draft

Matthew Welsh Goalie 2nd round Charlottetown (Signed)
Team Canada U17 (Team White)
Team NS Canada Winter Games

Jack Cameron Defenseman 5th round Victoriaville (Committed to Dartmouth NCAA D1)
Team NS Canada Winter Games

Keegan Gauthier Forward 5th round Bathurst
Christian Huntley Defenceman 7th round Quebec (Signed)
Team NS Canada Winter Games

Nick Ormon Defenceman 10th round Baie Comeau (Committed to Northwood Prep)
Kirklin Allen Goalie 12th round Halifax
Team NS Canada Winter Games

Doug D'Arnall Forward 14th round Moncton

Ryan Murphy - Saint John invite
Peter Drohan - Saint John invite

2014 Draft

Reilly Pickard Goalie 2nd round Baie Comeau (Signed)
Team Canada U17 Camp invite

Barrett Dachyshyn Center 3rd round Halifax (Signed 15-16)
Team Canada U17 Camp invite

Morgan Nauss Defenceman 5th round Halifax (Signed)
Johnny Jones Forward 5th round Rouyn Noranda (Signed)
Jacob Hickey Forward 7th round Blainville (Signed 2015)
Cody Grant Forward 8th round St John 

Luc Poirier - Bathurst invite
Dan Little - Sherbrooke invite
Justin Doiron - Moncton invite
Shawn Hubley - Saint John invite
2013 Draft
Nick Welsh Defenceman 2nd round Shawinigan (Signed)
Campbell Pickard Forward 5th round Baie Comeau (Signed)
Dillon Boucher Forward 7th round Cape Breton (Signed)
Layton Parsons Forward 8th round PEI
Jordan Bezanson Forward 11th round PEI
2012 Draft
Mason McDonald Goaltender 2nd round Bathurst (Calgary NHL Draft pick)
Alex MacNeil Defenceman 7th round Sherbrooke
Nicholas Gibson Defenceman 7th round Halifax
John Mullaly Forward 11th round Halifax (Alaska-Fairbanks NCAA D1 Committ)
Brett McNeil Defenceman 13th round Halifax
2011 Draft
Adam Stevens Forward 3rd round Bathurst
Jacob Fancy Goaltender 3rd round Cape Breton   
Ryan Falkenham Forward 5th round Halifax         
2010 Draft
Jacob Brennan Goaltender 5th round Bathurst
Kyle Campbell Forward 6th round Quebec
Brandon Boutilier Forward 8th round Cape Breton
2009 Draft
Richard Tingley Goaltender 5th round Saint John
2008 Draft

Alex Newman Goaltender 6th round Cape Breton
Dylan King Defenceman 9th round PEI
2007 Draft
Tanner Manson Forward Round 5 PEI
2006 Draft
Colin Gorman Defenceman 3rd round Rouyn Noranda
Peter Delmas Goaltender 5th round Lewiston (Colorado NHL Draft Pick)
Davey Shea Forward 9th round Rouyn Noranda
Andrew Coles Defenceman 13th round Halifax
2005 Draft
Adam Verrette Forward 8th round Drummondville
Garreth MacPherson Forward 11th round Halifax
Keith Ryerson Defenseman 12th round PEI
2004 Draft
Danny Morgan Forward 8th round PEI
2003 Draft
Justin Munden Forward 7th round Halifax
Zach Saunders Goalie 8th round Moncton
Tyler Whitehead Forward 11th round Cape Breton
Trevor MacKenzie Forward 12th round Shawinigan
Brett Woodland Forward 13th round Lewiston

2002 Draft

Matt Graham Defenceman 6th round Quebec
Erin King Forward 6th round Victoriaville
Kyle Doucet Forward 11th round Halifax
2001 Draft

Stephen Dixon Forward 1st round Cape Breton (Pittsburgh NHL Draft Pick)
Grant Thomas Forward 5th round Montreal
Ryan Meko Forward 9th round Rouyn Noranda
Tony McCarthy Forward 11th round Hull
Jimmy Nolan Forward 12th round Cape Breton
Michael Beauchamp 15th round Victoriaville

2000 Draft
Michael Couch Defenceman 78th overall Halifax
Craig Nightingale Forward 120th overall Quebec
Chris Pottie Defenceman 126th overall Quebec
Adam Wojcik Forward 147th overall Victoriaville
Robert Purdy Goalie 148th overall Bathurst
David Hopkins Defenceman 157th overall Halifax

1999 Draft
William Brown Forward 222nd overall Bathurst
1998 Draft
Robbie Sutherland Forward 2nd round Cape Breton
Mike Bray Forward 5th round Halifax (NY Islanders draft pick)
Mike Dubray Defenceman 6th round Sherbrooke
Brian Jollimore Forward 6th round Hull
1997 Draft
PJ Lynch Forward 3rd round Halifax
Scott Cunning Defenceman 8th round Halifax
Josh McNeil Defenceman 12th round Victoriaville
Andrew Neave Defenceman 12th round Cape Breton

1996 Draft
Ryan Flinn Forward 3rd round Laval (NJ Devils NHL Draft Pick)
Loren Paul Forward 9th round Moncton
Jeff Sutherland Forward 10th round Hull
Jamie Drew Defenceman 19th round Hull

1995 Draft
Billy Manley Forward 3rd round Halifax
Darren Sutherland Defenceman 13th round Hull
Tony McKim Forward 13th round Beauport

Shane Bowers selected 4th overall in 2015 QMJHL Draft.  Highest selected player from the MACS in team history