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The Buffalo Bandits tagged forward Mark Steenhuis as their franchise player for the 2014-15 season and extended qualifying offers to Rory Smith, Jay Thorimbert, Andrew Watt and Steve Priolo, general manager Steve Dietrich announced Wednesday.

Steenhuis appeared in all 18 regular season games for Buffalo last season, leading the team with 31 goals and totaling 63 points. The St. Catharines, Ont., native tallied 16 points (6-10) in four postseason games. He is second in Bandits franchise history with 350 goals 386 assists and 736 points, behind only longtime Bandit John Tavares.