Natasha van der Grinten

Swift Current, SK – Swift Current Bronco General Manager and Head Coach, Mark Lamb has announced that Taylor Vause has been named the team’s captain for the 2011/12 season, while Adam Lowry, Reece Scarlett, Brad Hoban and Andy Blanke have been named alternate captains based on a team vote.

Vause currently leads the team in scoring at 26 points (11G, 15A) in 17 games played. The 5’10”, 179lbs. product of Calgary, AB is currently ranked 5th overall in the league in scoring and 4th in power play points.

“His experience in the WHL, maturity and the way he’s led the team in the 1st month is a big indicator as to why he is a great fit for captain of the team”, states Bronco General Manager and Head Coach, Mark Lamb. “What he brings to the team as they continue through their rebuilding stage and towards the playoffs is invaluable”.

The Broncos next home game is on Saturday, November 5th when they take on the Prince Albert Raiders.