Blackfalds Bulldogs Bonnyville Pontiacs Brooks Bandits Calgary Canucks Camrose Kodiaks Canmore Eagles Drayton Valley Thunder Drumheller Dragons Fort McMurray Oil Barons Grande Prairie Storm Lloydminster Bobcats Okotoks Oilers Olds Grizzlys Sherwood Park Crusaders Spruce Grove Saints Whitecourt Wolverines

Bandits extend win streak to eight games following 5-0 blanking of Eagles in Canmore

CANMORE, AB (October 14, 2021) – Anthony Cipollone scored twice and Ethan Barwick made 26 saves as the Brooks Bandits (9-1) blanked the Eagles 5-0 at the Canmore Rec Centre on Thursday night.

The win is the 8th consecutive for Brooks, and the third time this year they’ve shutout an opponent.

Highlights presented by Days Inn & Suites:

Brooks opened the scoring 8:23 into the game as forward Anthony Cipollone took an Ethan Lund (Niagara) stretch pass and fired in a forehand shot from the right circle to make it 1-0. The Bandits doubled their lead to 2-0 in the final minute of the 1st period as defenceman Brendan Kennette (Sacred Heart) fired in a shot top shelf from the left circle. Shots were 17-9 Brooks.

The Bandits scored two goals 22 seconds apart for the 2nd period’s only goals. Forward TJ Hughes (Mercyhurst) tipped in a Ryan McAllister (Western Michigan) point shot at 9:13 to make it 3-0. That was followed by a McAllister goal seconds later as he finished off a right circle shot on a setup from linemate Devin Phillips (Holy Cross). Shots were 19-7 Bandits.

Cipollone scored another 2:38 into the 3rd period as linemate Aiden Fink (Wisconsin) fed him a goal line pass which the Purchase, NY product knocked in to make it 5-0. Final shots were 52-26 Brooks.

The Bandits faceoff against the Eagles again on Friday night in Canmore. Game time is 7:00 pm, follow along on Real Country 105.7 FM or

Brooks next home game is Sunday, October 17th when they host the Olds Grizzlys at 4:00 pm at the Centennial Regional Arena. Tickets can be purchased online at