Bandits Can Capture South Division Title Tonight

The Brooks Bandits hold a 3-0 series lead in the 2012 South Division Final. The Bandits defeated the Grizzlys 4-2 in Olds on Monday night, and will go for a fourth consecutive victory on Tuesday night at the Olds Sports Complex.

The Bandits posted a 7-1 win on Friday, and a 4-3 overtime victory on Saturday in Brooks. The South Division Final is a best of seven series. Should Game Five be necessary, the series shall shift back to Brooks on Friday night.

The winner of the South Division Final will claim the title of 2012 Division Champion and advance to the 2012 AJHL Enerflex Cup League Final versus the North Division Champion. An appearance in the League Final would be a first for the Bandits organization.

The Brooks Bandits won the Dave Duchak Trophy as the 2011-2012 AJHL Regular Season Champions with a record of 47-7-6 and 100 points. The Brooks Bandits set franchise records for Most Points in the Standings with 100 points, and Most Wins with 47. The Regular Season Title is a franchise first.

By securing 1st place in the South Division, the Bandits guaranteed themselves a first round bye in the 2012 AJHL Enerflex Cup Playoffs. The Bandits then swept the Calgary Canucks (4-0) in the South Division Semi-Final.

The 2012 AJHL Playoff Schedule, Playoff Bracket, and head to head stats for each series are available on the AJHL website. Watch each game of the 2012 AJHL Playoffs live on AJHL Pay Per View!