The Ice Hawks defeat the Whalers 3-1

Drew Schenkenberg came up big, stopping 31 of 32 shots throughout the game. The Rochester Ice Hawks took the lead before the halfway point in the third on a goal from Ethan Sievek.

Ethan Sievek did his part, adding 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist) and Sam Bjellum had a busy night with 2 assists.

During the second, Boysen opened the scoring for Rochester with a goal at 1:49 with helpers from teammates Bill and Sievek. Fortin quickly followed with a goal at 3:23 with helpers from Grobstick and Steines.

In the third period, Sievek answered for the Ice Hawks with what turned out to be the game winning goal at 13:35 with assists from Cook and Bjellum. Meyer deposited a goal at 19:12 with a helper from his linemate Bjellum.

Rochester’s victory was in no doubt helped out by Schenkenberg’s big night as he stopped 31 of the 32 shots he faced. Schenkenberg’s counterpart, Mcconnell, also had a big night, managing to stop 30 of 32, but ultimately fell short.

This win brings the Rochester Ice Hawks’ record to (20-70-0-2)