The AJHL champion Brooks Bandits improved to 2-0 on Day 3 at the 2016 Western Canada Cup in Estevan after a 3-0 win on Monday over the SJHL champs, the Melfort Mustangs (0-2) .
Garrett Hughson made 17 saves for the shutout for Bandits while Jeff Mallot (2) & Jared Cockerill had the goals.
The Bandits will have the day off today (Tues) before taking on the Portage Terriers on Wednesday night at 7PM.
The win-less Mustangs will be in a huge battle tonight (Tues) as they take on their SJHL rivals, the Estevan Bruins at 7PM with big playoff implications on the line.
In the early game today (Tues) at 2PM SK time, it’ll be the undefeated Portage Terriers taking on the BCHL champion West Kelowna Warriors.