The Gillette Wild's defense had a poor night, allowing the Great Falls Americans 31 shots throughout the game. The Great Falls Americans took the lead before the halfway point in the second on a goal from Tanner Congdon.
Payton Mcsharry chipped in with 2 assists and Brendan Jester did his part, adding 2 assists.
During the first, Congdon opened the scoring for the Americans with a goal at 4:43 with helpers from his linemates, Jester and Mcsharry.
In the second, Congdon put in what turned out to be the game winning goal at 5:02 with helpers from his linemates, Mcsharry and Jester. Mitzel quickly followed with a goal at 6:45 with assists from his teammates Oberg and Feagins. Congdon answered for Great Falls with a goal at 16:06 with an assist from defenseman Vibans.
This loss brings the Gillette Wild’s record to (37-14-1-0)