Glacier survived a determined comeback attempt by Gillette on the way to a 6-4 win.
Glacier made the score 6-3 on a goal by Marvin Simmons at 2:59 in the third period, and Gillette got as close as 6-4 when Alex King scored 10:53 into the third period.
Glacier found the back of the net more times than it usually has this season. Glacier averages 3.1 goals per game.
Glacier additionally got points from Dustin Foran, who also finished with one goal and one assist. Others who scored for Glacier included Ronald Robertson and Tyler McMahon, who each put in one. Other players who recorded assists for Glacier were Logan Kraft, who had two, William Bostwick, who had three, and Brandon Huntington and Brett LeBeau, who contributed one each.
Gillette stifled Glacier\’s power play, and did not give up a single goal while down a man. Gillette\’s offense rang up 37 shots on Glacier\’s net.
Gillette also got points from Adam Maxfield, who also grabbed one goal and two assists. Kyle Traux also scored for Gillette. In addition, Gillette received assists from Cade Boreing, who had two and Gennadi Zabeline, Mitchell McEwan, and Tyler Tennant, who each chipped in one.
Glacier\’s Ryall Purdy stopped 33 shots out of the 37 that he faced. Glacier incurred four minutes in penalty time with two minors. Stephen Wroe recorded 21 saves for Gillette. Gillette incurred eight minutes in penalty time with four minors.