Brooks Bandits forward Ryan McAllister is the Pizza 73 AJHL Player of the Week for a second consecutive week.
McAllister (London, ON) recorded ten points (5G, 5A) over three Bandit victories from January 31st-February 6th, 2022.
The 20 year-old began the week with his third hat trick of the season and a five-point game on February 1st in a 6-2 win over the Canmore Eagles. The Bandits shutout the Calgary Canucks by a 9-0 score on February 4th with McAllister picking up two assists in his record setting campaign. On February 5th, the Bandits won their 24th consecutive home game in a 5-0 shutout of the Okotoks Oilers and a three-point (1G, 2A) night for McAllister.
The Western Michigan University commit became the first Bandit to register 100 points in a season and leads the AJHL in points (115) and assists (75). McAllister has set the team record for most points in a single season and most assists in a single season.
McAllister was recently awarded as the Alberta Ford Dealers AJHL Player of the Month for January 2022. He was previously honoured as the Pizza 73 AJHL Player of the Week for January 24th-30th, and October 11th-17th, 2021.
The Bandits (45-5-1) have clinched first overall in the Viterra AJHL South Division and will receive a bye through the first round of the 2022 Playoffs.
Pizza 73 AJHL Player of the Week Recipients:
October 4-10, 2021: Noah Hackett, Olds Grizzlys
October 11-17, 2021: Ryan McAllister, Brooks Bandits
October 18-24, 2021: Noah Hackett, Olds Grizzlys
November 22-28, 2021: TJ Hughes, Brooks Bandits
January 24-30, 2022: Ryan McAllister, Brooks Bandits
January 31-February 6, 2022: Ryan McAllister, Brooks Bandits