Wilderness split home & home with Austin

MN Wilderness 4 @ Austin 5 – A third period battle fell in favor of the Austin Bruins when they hosted the Wilderness on Friday. Austin’s goals came from Jan Stefka (2), Cole Lawrence (2), and Travis Kothenbeutel. The Wilderness saw four goals through the night from Michael Zuffante (2), Zach Mills, and Charlie Parker. Austin’s Jake Kucharski took the win after 27 stops in net.

Austin 2 @ MN Wilderness 6 – The Wilderness found their groove to earn a 6-2 victory over Austin on Saturday night. Minnesota’s six goals were scored by: Michael Zuffante (2), Dylan Mills, Nick Olczyk, Zach Mills, and Jesse Farabee. Austin’s two tallies came from Jan Stefka and Jason Koehn. Minnesota’s Luke Kania made 25 saves in the win, while Austin’s Jake Kucharski had 36 stops in the loss.