9/29/2017 3:59:00 PM / Bandits Public Relations
The Buffalo Bandits today announced the team has signed forward Chase Fraser and defenseman Connor Laird to one-year contracts, pending league approval.
Fraser (6’1”, 205 lbs., 8/3/1995) picked up 79 points (66+13) in 14 games played for Neumann University in 2017. He was named the 2017 Rookie of the Year in the Western Lacrosse Association following a 52-point season (30+22) with the Nanaimo Timbermen. The Vancouver, British Columbia native was selected by the Bandits in the second round (13th overall) in the 2017 NLL Draft.
Laird (6’1”, 205 lbs.) played 59 career games at Lindenwood University, leading the team and tying for fourth in the ECAC with 25 caused-turnovers during the 2016 season. The Bandits drafted the Whitby, Ontario native during the fourth round (36th overall) of the 2017 NLL Draft.