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Saturday Scores: Frontier set as Quake win division, Wild make playoffs

March 13, 2016

Tony Dahlberg (left) led the Yellowstone Quake to the Frontier Division title, while Alex Feese (right) helped Gillette clinch the 4th and final playoff spot.

Saturday Box Scores

Yellowstone 5 @ Great Falls 4 – The Quake claimed the Frontier Division title in the final game of the regular season with a 5-4 win in Great Falls. Yellowstone also had goals scored by Max Doner, Nicholas Elliot, and Justin Berezinski, who each put in one. In addition, Yellowstone received assists from Curtis Greenbush, who had two and Matt Runyon, Manuel Manero, Jake Dickison, Tristan Henrichs, Reed Kelly, and Will Landsverk, who each chipped in one. Great Falls kept Yellowstone's goalie busy throughout the game, and Lance Knudson made 47 saves on 51 shots. Great Falls were led by Kyle Johnson, who finished with one goal and one assist.Johnson scored in the third period to make the score 4-3 Yellowstone. Jesse Johnson claimed the first assist on the goal, and Tegan Harrington got the second.Others who scored for Great Falls included Connor Barta, Miles Giorgione, and Ricards Bernhards, who scored one each. More assists for Great Falls came via Harrington, Reed Link, Josh Larson, Johnson, Austin Krantz, and Tyler Garcia, who contributed one apiece.

Bozeman 2 @ Gillette 3 – The Wild claimed the 4th and final playoff spot in the Frontier Division with a 3-2 win over the Icedogs. Gillette were paced by Jack Oberg, who tallied one goal. Oberg scored in the third period to make the score 3-2 Gillette. Gillette also had goals scored by Riley Holwegner and Michael Doyle, who each put in one. In addition, Gillette received assists from Nick Scherbinin, Kyle Traux, and Colt Johnson, who each chipped in one. Bozeman kept Gillette's goalie busy throughout the game, and Alex Feese made 35 saves on 37 shots. Bozeman were helped by Nicholas Thompson, who grabbed one goal.Thompson scored in the third period to make the score 2-2 . Kegan Couture claimed the first assist on the goal, and Steven Nisbet got the second.Bozeman additionally got points from Nisbet, who also registered one goal and one assist to lead the team in points. Bozeman also got a goal from Thompson as well. More assists for Bozeman came via Austin Charnholm, Couture, and Ryan Peterson, who contributed one apiece.

Helena 6 @ Glacier 1 - Helena's Adam Ranck was a brick wall in net, as he came up with 35 saves and let only one puck past him. Helena were helped by Johnny Bonta, who registered one goal and one assist.Bonta scored in the first period to make the score 1-0 Helena. The goal was assisted by John Greer and Wyatt Stotts.Helena also got points from Jarrett Scheibel, who also registered one goal and one assist and Blake Babineau, who also registered one goal and one assist. Others who scored for Helena included Bradley Estrada, who had one and John Heddle, who had two. More assists for Helena came via Stotts, who had two and Jay Forbes, Gavin Lubin, Greer, Grant Martens, and Ryan Daugherty, who contributed one apiece. Glacier were led by Gavin Cline, who scored the team's only goal. Cline scored on the power play in the first period to make the score 1-1 . Tim VanTuinen and Wyatt Fretheim registered the assists on the goal.

Nashville 5 @ Evansville 3 - Colton Anderson had a great game for Nashville, netting two goals. Nashville additionally got points from Logan Orem, who also registered one goal and two assists. Nashville also had goals scored by Declan ONeal and Jesse Hyde, who each put in one. In addition, Nashville received assists from Dylan Schmidt, who had three and Riley McCann, Trent Kulczyk, Kyle Van Wyk, Nicholas Redmon, and Conor Cunningham, who each chipped in one. Evansville were helped by Jon Grimm, who grabbed one goal and one assist.Grimm scored in the second period to make the score 2-0 Evansville. Zach Faith claimed the first assist on the goal, and Brandon Rozema got the second.Evansville also got points from Rozema, who also registered one goal and one assist. Evansville also got a goal from Michael Kelley as well. More assists for Evansville came via Faith, Cedric Calhoun, and Brian Crink, who contributed one apiece. Nicholas Ottenbacher rejected 21 shots on goal for Nashville.

Granite City 6 @ Breezy Point 0 - Braden Altena was all over the ice for Granite City, as he tallied one goal and two assists in the win. Altena scored in the first period to make the score 2-0 Granite City. Matt Flom assisted on the tally. Granite City also got points from Tommy Hall, who also registered one goal and one assist , Casey Esselman, who also registered one goal and two assists , Tyler Mros, who also registered one goal and one assist , and Flom, who also registered one goal and one assist. Justin Carlson also scored for Granite City. More assists for Granite City came via Spencer Nelson, who had two and Chase Di Bari, who had one. Mac Berglove made 26 saves in the shutout.

Twin City 6 @ Minnesota 2 - Twin City were led by Jared Erickson, who tallied one goal. Erickson scored in the first period to make the score 1-0 Twin City. The goal was assisted by Yannick Zehnder and Paul Stehr. Twin City also had goals scored by Nick McKeeby, Cory Martinez, and Tyler Nystrom, who each put in one and Nicholas Campbell, who had two. In addition, Twin City received assists from Tristan Mayer, who had three, Stehr and Jay Paul, who each chipped in two, and Zak Lambrecht, Alex Egle, Joe Costello, James Hale, and Zehnder, who contributed one apiece. Minnesota kept Twin City's goalie busy throughout the game, and Nathan Siclovan made 37 saves on 39 shots.

Euless 2 @ Sugar Land 8 - Luca Valenza had two goals and three assists to lead Sugar Land. Valenza scored the first of his two goals at 11:10 into the first period to make the score 2-0 Sugar Land. Kenny Garrett provided the assist. Valenza's next tally made the score 8-1 Sugar Land in the third period. Jonathan Adnell picked up the assist. Sugar Land also got points from Adnell, who also registered three goals and one assist. Others who scored for Sugar Land included Kyle Hooper, Matt Cozzan, and Travis Witt, who scored one each. More assists for Sugar Land came via Zac McKenna, who had three and Joseph Brochu and Jake Garman, who contributed one apiece. Euless kept Sugar Land's goalie busy throughout the game, and Tristan Collins made 34 saves on 36 shots.

Wooster 1 @ Metro 10 - Metro was paced on offense by Kevin Shand and Graham Day, who combined for seven points. Shand registered two goals and one assist and Day also notched two goals and two assists. Metro also got points from Stefan Boskovic, who also registered one goal and one assist , Jacob Drinkard, who also registered one goal and two assists , Day, who also registered two goals and two assists to lead the team in points, Michael Tratar, who also registered one goal and one assist , and Matt Dempsey, who also registered two goals and one assist. Chase Sereno also scored for Metro. More assists for Metro came via Robert Flannery, who had two and Cam Schwartz, Mathias Tellstrom, Jason Newel, and David Chavis, who contributed one apiece. Kameron Limburg made ten saves for Metro on 11 shots.

Atlanta 4 @ Point Mallard 5 - Point Mallard kept Atlanta's goalie busy throughout the game, and Aleksandr Zendejas made 55 saves on 60 shots. Point Mallard were led by Josh Hamilton, who had three goals.Point Mallard additionally got points from Grant Dukus, who also registered one goal and one assist. Point Mallard also had goals scored by Matt Darnell, who had one and Hamilton, who had three. In addition, Point Mallard received assists from Jake Champaign, who had three, Justin Dunn, who had two, and Stephen Coulter, who had one. Atlanta kept Point Mallard's goalie busy throughout the game, and Cooper Seedott made 35 saves on 39 shots. Atlanta also got points from Alex Johanson, who also registered one goal and one assist. Atlanta also got a goal from Kyle Rimbach as well. More assists for Atlanta came via Jesse Brown and Arturas Laukaitis, who each chipped in one.

West Michigan 5 @ Pittsburgh 3 - Devin Farkas had two goals to lead West Michigan to victory. West Michigan kept Pittsburgh's goalie busy throughout the game, and Daniel Lee made 31 saves on 36 shots. West Michigan also had goals scored by Trevor Temple, Zach Hand, and Ryan Price, who each put in one. In addition, West Michigan received assists from Corey Siwula, who had two and Brandon Benaglio, Justin Bloomfield, Brendon Block, and Mitch Kalleward, who each chipped in one. Pittsburgh were helped by Perry Shiring, who grabbed one goal and one assist.Shiring scored in the second period to make the score 2-1 Pittsburgh. Adam Schaffer provided the assist.Pittsburgh additionally got points from Schaffer, who also registered one goal and one assist. Pittsburgh also got a goal from Vincent Casale as well. More assists for Pittsburgh came via Gavin Cummings, Dominick Glavach, and Brian Grant, who contributed one apiece. Maxwell Barr made 23 saves for West Michigan on 26 shots.

Cincinnati 2 @ Toledo 5 - In the losing effort, Cincinnati were paced by James Frantz, who had two goals. Frantz scored the first of his two goals at 19:45 into the first period to make the score 1-1 . The score was assisted by Andre Vanlew and Brenden Williams. Frantz's next tally made the score 2-1 Cincinnati in the first period. Justin Bioni and Jacob Friedman registered the assists on the goal. Toledo kept Cincinnati's goalie busy throughout the game, and Daniel Dolliver made 38 saves on 43 shots. Toledo also had goals scored by David Bogart, Josh Somers, and Isaiah Crawford, who each put in one. In addition, Toledo received assists from Ricky Kwapich, who had two and Austin Turner, Dan Hudy, Nick Papandrea, Alec Walny, and Tristin Snyder, who each chipped in one. Cincinnati kept Toledo's goalie busy throughout the game, and Glen Bates made 31 saves on 33 shots. More assists for Cincinnati came via Vanlew, Friedman, Williams, and Bioni, who contributed one apiece.

St. Louis 5 @ Peoria 4 (OT) - Alex Klaesner had two goals to lead St. Louis to victory. St. Louis also got points from Tomas Loeffelman, who also registered one goal and one assist and Dominic Caito, who also registered one goal and one assist. Ezekiel Estrada also scored for St. Louis. More assists for St. Louis came via Joe Nolan and Chris Brown, who contributed two apiece and Sam Maddox and Brian Schumacher, who each chipped in one. Peoria additionally got points from Andrej Buchko, who also registered one goal and one assist. Others who scored for Peoria included Jack Power Wayvon and Aaron Siegrist, who scored one each. In addition, Peoria received assists from Anthony Iacullo, who had two and Chance Homerin, Jason Hoehn, and Thomas Kolaz, who contributed one apiece. William Banderg rejected 24 shots on goal for St. Louis.

Rochester 5 @ Wisconsin 15 -  Wisconsin additionally got points from Peter Henderson, who also registered two goals and five assists , Jordan Boehlke, who also registered two goals and one assist , Connor Boscaccy, who also registered two goals and one assist , Russel Barone, who also registered one goal and two assists , Austin Lewis, who also registered one goal and three assists , and Ben Ratner, who also registered four goals and four assists to lead the team in points. Wisconsin also got a goal from Joe Perrelle as well. In addition, Wisconsin received assists from Caleb Vosters, who had three, Clayton Brown, who had two, and Taylor Dickert, who had one. Rochester were led by Dominik Bogdzuil, who registered two goals and one assist.Bogdzuil scored the first of his two goals at 11:14 into the second period to make the score 4-2 Wisconsin. Trey McMillen and Justin Sweet registered the assists on the goal. Bogdzuil's next tally made the score 4-3 Wisconsin in the second period. The score was assisted by Colby DeCarlo and McMillen.Rochester also got points from DeCarlo, who also registered one goal and one assist. Rochester also had goals scored by Vladislav Shipota and Dylan Boysen, who each put in one. More assists for Rochester came via McMillen, who had three and Evan Sabo, Sweet, and Nick Paulson, who each chipped in one. Max McConnell recorded 25 saves for Wisconsin.

Texas 4 @ Louisiana 0 - Texas's penalty kill excelled, as Texas gave up zero goals despite allowing six power plays. Texas kept Louisiana's goalie busy throughout the game, and Santeri Seppinen made 37 saves on 41 shots. Texas additionally got points from Sam Gagnon, who also registered one goal and two assists. Texas also had goals scored by Bryan Whelan, Oliver Hay, and Ryan Dunner, who each put in one. In addition, Texas received assists from Jacob Elrod and George Hansen, who each chipped in one. Brandon Perrone recorded 13 saves for Texas.

La Crosse 1 @ Alexandria 5 - Frischmon had a great game for Alexandria, netting two goals. Alexandria also got points from Trent Olson, who also registered one goal and one assist and Aaron Ryback, who also registered one goal and one assist. Dawson Ellingsworth also scored for Alexandria. More assists for Alexandria came via Tony Arias, Caleb Anderson, and Logan Norman, who contributed two apiece. La Crosse were led by Ben Henderson, who scored the team's only goal. Henderson scored in the first period to make the score 2-1 Alexandria. The goal was assisted by Dylan Goggin and JP Eykyn. Chance Kremer recorded 20 saves for Alexandria. Will Graves made 23 saves for La Crosse on 27 shots.

Chicago 0 @ North Iowa 12 - North Iowa got the win behind a great game by Jack Stang, who had one goal and three assists. Stang scored short handed in the first period to make the score 1-0 North Iowa. Tommy Stang provided the assist. North Iowa additionally got points from Kohei Sato, who also registered two goals and one assist , Mitch Parsons, who also registered one goal and one assist , Stang, who also registered one goal and one assist , Austin Jackson, who also registered one goal and two assists , Brett Gravelle, who also registered two goals and one assist , and Carmen Dalesandro, who also registered one goal and one assist. North Iowa also had goals scored by Joe Burgmeier, who had one and Owen Larson, who had two. In addition, North Iowa received assists from Alec Nichols, who had three, Ryan Durant, Adam Orn, and Tom Lindgren, who each chipped in two, and Shane Bernhardson, Connor Bump, Quinn Fuchs, and Riley Meyer, who contributed one apiece. Tommi Ahlgren rejected 22 shots on goal for North Iowa for his 8th shutout of the season.

 
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