Xavier Villeneuve named to the LCH All-Rookie Team for the 2023-2024 season after being selected by the NHL Central Scouting Bureau based on his performance in the regular season.

By the Numbers
  • Carter George (Owen Sound Attack / OHL): 23-21-6-3 record, 3.30 GAA, .907 SV%, 4 shutouts in 56 games.
  • Tarin Smith (Everett Silvertips / WHL): 8 goals, 36 assists, 44 points, +26 in 67 games.
  • Xavier Villeneuve (Blainville-Boisbriand Armada / LHJMQ): 8 goals, 35 assists, 43 points, -10 in 54 games.
  • Gavin McKenna (Medicine Hat Tigers / WHL): 34 goals, 63 assists, 97 points, -4 in 61 games.
  • Terik Parascak (Prince George Cougars / WHL): 43 goals, 62 assists, 105 points, +49 in 68 games.
  • Jake O’Brien (Brantford Bulldogs / OHL): 13 goals, 51 assists, 64 points, +4 in 61 games.
State of Play
  • Carter George led the LCH in saves and faced shots this season, setting a franchise record for most wins by a rookie goalie for Owen Sound Attack.
  • Terik Parascak led all LCH rookies in goals and points, achieving the highest point total by a rookie in LCH since the 2006-2007 season.
What's Next

Players like Villeneuve, McKenna, and Parascak are expected to be key prospects for upcoming NHL drafts, showcasing promising futures in professional hockey.

Bottom Line

Xavier Villeneuve's recognition on the LCH All-Rookie Team highlights his potential as a top defenseman prospect, alongside standout performances from other promising young players in the league.