In a game where neither team could get a cushion, the Bozeman Icedogs escaped with a 3-2 victory over Glacier.
Each team kept the other at bay throughout the game, and Devin Panzeca secured the win for Bozeman with a goal in the third period.
The Icedogs were led by Panzeca, who had one goal. Panzeca scored 6:57 into the third period to make the score 3-2 Bozeman. Liam Millar picked up the assist.
Bozeman excelled on the penalty kill, not giving up a single goal in five chances.
Bozeman also got points from AJ Odell, who also racked up one goal and one assist to lead the team in points. Bozeman also got a goal from Jonnathan Carpenter as well. More assists for Bozeman came via Ryan Erickson and Gunnar Mogck, who contributed one each.
Glacier was helped by Tyler McMahon, who racked up one goal. McMahon scored 4:15 into the third period to make the score 2-2. Dawson Glover assisted on the tally. Marvin Simmons also scored for Glacier. In addition, Glacier received assists from Mitch Tulk and Tommy Kaddatz, who each chipped in one.
The Icedogs\’ Denijs Romanovskis stopped 17 shots out of the 19 that he faced. Bozeman incurred 14 minutes in penalty time with seven minors. Nolan Slager made 25 saves for Glacier on 28 shots. Glacier incurred 16 minutes in penalty time with eight minors.