The game between Bozeman and Glacier was tight through all 60 minutes, but in the end Bozeman emerged with a 4-2 win.
Bozeman gained the winning advantage on a goal by Dylan Michaud 15:59 into the third period and hung on until final buzzer.
Michaud was all over the ice for Bozeman, as he tallied two goals and one assist in the win. Michaud scored the first of his two goals at 4:24 into the first period to make the score 1-0 Bozeman. Kegan Couture picked up the assist. Michaud\’s next tally made the score 3-2 Bozeman with 4:01 left in the third period. AJ ODell provided the assist.
Bozeman\’s offense rang up 47 shots on Glacier\’s net. Bozeman\’s penalty killing units received substantial work throughout the game as Bozeman finished with 20 penalty minutes.
Glacier stifled Bozeman\’s power play, and did not give up a single goal while down a man. Glacier forced Bozeman goalie Josh Aycock to work between the pipes, taking 38 shots.
Glacier was helped by Brett LeBeau, who had one goal. LeBeau scored on the power play 5:28 into the third period to make the score 2-1 Bozeman. Glacier had gotten the advantage when Bozeman\’s Brock Loser was sent off for interference. Collin Schieman picked up the assist. Glacier also got a goal from Logan Kraft as well. More assists for Glacier came via Ronald Robertson, Tyler McMahon, and Trevor Jenson, who contributed one each.
Josh Aycock made 36 saves for Bozeman on 38 shots. Bozeman registered zero goals on six power play opportunities. Mikhail Pahrebets rejected 43 shots on goal for Glacier. Glacier totaled 17 minutes in penalty time with six minors and one major and went 2-for-7 on the power play.