Wilderness and Coulee Region Split

Friday night's contest in Onalaska, WI against the Coulee Region Chill ended in a 6-3 Wilderness loss. The first period ended with the score 0-0. All the Wilderness goals came in the second period. Coulee scored the first three goals to start the second period. Brett Heikkila scored two goals on the night, first one coming at (16:11) assisted by Dominik Tiffels and Brent Bockman. The next goal from Heikkila was (16:39) assists coming from Ivan Chukarov and Michael Covach. Billy Exell scored tying the game at 3-3 to end the second period (18:04) assisted by Thomas Lindstrom. Coulee finished out the game by scoring three more goals.

Saturday night in Elk River the Wilderness came out on top in a game played outdoors. The game was played at night in the Handke Pit outdoor rink. The final score was 4-2. The only scoring play of the first period came from Coulee (14:58). Thomas Lindstrom scored first in the second period (1:29) assisted by Eric Brenk and Billy Exell. Jesse Kessler scored next on a power play (15:53) assist by Jakob Romo. Jakob Romo ended the second period scoring (17:11) assist by Jack Forbort. Coulee added a goal in the third (9:39) making the score 3-2. Jaycob McCombs scored an empty netter unassisted (19:49).