Eagles Ink Rookie Forward Matt Brown

WINDSOR, CO. – The Colorado Eagles, proud affiliate of the Colorado Avalanche, have announced that they have signed forward Matt Brown to a standard player contract. The 5-foot-11, 190-pound winger is entering his first professional action, after finishing his collegiate career at Mount Royal University with fellow Eagles forward Cam Maclise. In five seasons with the Cougars, Brown compiled 51 goals and 42 assists in 110 contests and served as the team’s captain during his final three seasons.

The Truro, Nova Scotia native also enjoyed a five-year career in the QMJHL with the Quebec Remparts and Moncton Wildcats. In 201 QMJHL games, Brown posted 42 goals and 50 assists. He also spent one season with the Cowichan Valley Capitals of the BCHL where he would notch 32 goals and 31 assists in 50 games, while also being named to the BCHL Second All-Star Team.

Brown is expected to be in the line-up when the Eagles return to the Budweiser Events Center to take on the Alaska Aces on Sunday, March 12th at 3:05pm MT.

Season tickets for the 2017-18 season are on-sale now and can be reserved with a $50 deposit per seat by calling the Eagles ticket office at 970-686-SHOT (7468). A complete schedule can be found at www.ColoradoEagles.com.