The Estevan TS&M Bantam AA Bruins dropped a pair of games at home to open the 2012-13 regular season.
Estevan lost 4-2 to the Regina Pat Blues on September 29, and 5-2 to the Prairie Storm the following day.
Peyton Stevenson opened the scoring early in the first period in the game against the Pat Blues, but Regina tied the game a few minutes later, and scored twice in the second to take a 3-1 lead. JJ Holma scored late in the second to pull Estevan within a goal, but Regina restored the two-goal lead with a tally a couple of minutes later.
Carter Phair was in goal for Estevan.
Estevan surrendered the opening goal of the game against the Prairie Storm with 18 seconds remaining in the first period. The Prairie Storm added another goal early in the second.
Mitchell Morrison cut the deficit in half with a goal late in the stanza, but Balgonie would score twice late in the frame to lead 4-1.
Kolten Ganson scored for Estevan early in the third, but the Storm put the game away with a marker with five minutes to play in the game.
Cameron Lavoie was the netminder against the Storm.