Brooks, Alberta, April 24, 2014 – The Brooks Bandits are pleased to announce the signing of 1996 Forward, Alex Falconer from Kohler, WI. Alex has played the last 4 seasons at the prestigious Shattuck St. Mary's School located in Fairbault, MN. His 18U Prep team recently won the USA Hockey National Championship in Green Bay, WI. Earlier this season Alex was identified on the Preliminary Watch List by NHL Central Scouting. This season he contributed 8 goals and 11 assists for 19 points in 46 games and also brings a needed element of size and strength at 6'3″, 195 lb.
Head Coach/GM Ryan Papaioannou – “Alex comes to us from an incredible program where winning is tradition. He is a big, strong and smart player that we think can fill many roles for us next season. His recent championship experience is something with value that can't be measured. In getting to know Alex we are adding another very good person to the Brooks community.”
Alex Falconer – “Brooks is a very elite and professional program and I am extremely excited to become a part of it. I am looking forward to the start of the season and getting the opportunity to earn my place on the team.”