BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — The roster is set and the Buffalo Bandits are ready for their season opener in two weeks.
John Tavares will be behind the bench as the team's head coach. He'll lead a group that includes several players from last year's squad along with some new additions.
The roster is as follows:
Forwards: Dallas Bridle, Josh Byrne, Chris Cloutier, Chase Fraser, Quinn Powless, Corey Small, Dhane Smith
Transition: Kevin Brownell, Matt Gilray, Ian MacKay, Brent Noseworthy, Nick Weiss
Defensemen: Mitch de Snoo, Jon Harnett, Justin Martin, Marcus Minichiello, Steve Priolo, Matt Spanger Bryce Sweeting
Goalies: Doug Buchan, Matt Vinc
Practice Squad: Okaeme Chukwuemeka, Devlin Shanahan
Physically Unable to Perform: Thomas Hoggarth, Ethan O’Connor
The Bandits are coming off a 16-6 season that saw them fall in the NLL Championship. They open up the regular season on Saturday, December 7th.