Every Wednesday throughout the 2009-10 season, BlueJackets.com will bring you the "Prospect Report" to keep Columbus fans updated on the next wave of Blue Jackets players.
Will Weber, D
21 years old, 6-4, 225 pounds (Gaylord, MI)
Drafted in the second round, 53rd overall in the 2007 Entry Draft
Will Weber is among three finalists for the CCHA Best Defensive Defenseman Award. Weber, the only underclassman among the finalists, finished seventh in the CCHA in plus/minus at +14 for the Miami RedHawks. The defenseman helped Miami advance to the second round of the CCHA playoffs after helping his club defeat Ohio State in a three game series last week adding five blocks in the series. Weber finished the regular season with one goal and nine assists for 10 points.
Cody Goloubef, D
19 years old, 6-0, 195 pounds (Mississauga, ON)
Drafted in the second round, 37th overall in the 2008 Entry Draft
Goloubef provided an assist and had a +2 plus/minus rating for Wisconsin as they won their first round WCHA Playoff victory over Alaska Anchorage. Golobef, a junior defenseman, finishes the regular season with three goals and 10 assists for a total of 13 points in 37 games. He will continue his Junior year with the Badgers as they enter the WCHA Final Five this weekend. Last year for Wisconsin, he scored five goals and added eight assists for 13 points overall in 36 games as a sophomore.
Drew Olson, D
19 years old, 6-0, 206 pounds (Brainerd, MN)
Drafted in the fourth round, 118th overall in the 2008 Entry Draft
Olson helped Minnesota-Duluth win their first round match-up in the WCHA playoffs, topping Colorado College two games to one. Olson and his Bulldogs will advance to the WCHA Final Five this weekend and play North Dakota. In 35 games, Olson has contributed one goal and ten assists for 11 points on the season. Last year for the Omaha Lancers of the USHL, Olson had two goals and six assists for eight points in 39 games played.