Thanks to the 79 readers who submitted ballots in this year’s ranking of Columbus Blue Jackets players under the age of 25. After five weeks, we are in the Top 5 of our rankings.
#4 – Kirill Marchenko
4th out of 45 eligible players
Writer Rank: 4th
Reader Rank: 3rd
Highest Placement: 1st (10 votes)
Most Common Placement: 4th (31 votes)
2022 Rank: 6th
Birthday: July 21, 2000
Birthplace: Barnaul, Russia
Weight: 187 lbs
Acquired: 2018 2nd Round Pick (49th overall) by the Blue Jackets
It seems like we spent forever watching and waiting for Marchenko’s arrival in North America.