Luke Murphy came up big, stopping 58 of 62 shots throughout the game. The Wausau RiverWolves took the lead before the halfway point in the third on a goal from Austin Burgener.
Austin Burgener had a busy night with 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist).
During the second period, Moore opened the scoring for Wausau with a goal at 1:36 with helpers from his linemates, Irwin and Burgener. Powell finally put the Ice Hawks on the board with a goal at 18:21 with assists from his linemates, Kunst and Gibbons.
In the third, Burgener answered for the RiverWolves with what turned out to be the game winning goal at 10:23. Macdonald scored a goal at 18:57 with helpers from Routheut and Alton. Rukamp quickly followed with a goal at 19:55 with assists from his linemates, Johnston and Alfonso.
This loss brings the Rochester Ice Hawks’ record to (4-27-0-0).