Wilderness Steal 3 of 4 in Brookings Series

Brookings 3 @ MN Wilderness 4 (OT) – The Minnesota Wilderness got the overtime victory against the Brookings Blizzard on Friday night. It was a close game until the end, with both teams battling back and forth between the regulation periods. The Wilderness saw goals from Colton Berg, Alexander Esbjors and Pavel Mikhasenok. Goals credited to Nicholas Cardelli, Connor Koviak and Derek Hammer for the Blizzard. Zach Mills of the Wilderness had the overtime goal. Trevor Micucci of the Wilderness had 42 saves for the win. Blizzard netminder Josh Boyko had a total of 36 saves for the night.

Brookings 4 @ MN Wilderness 0 – Goalie Josh Boyko of Brookings had 36 saves for the shutout win on the road against the Wilderness. The Blizzard had one goal scored in the first period by Nicholas Cardelli, followed by 3 goals scored during the third period. Brandon Kruse scored one goal and Paul Cotter accounted for 2 of the goals for the Blizzard. Luke Kania of the Wilderness had 26 saves for the loss.