The Missoula Junior Bruins' defense had a poor night, allowing the Bozeman Icedogs 48 shots throughout the game. The Bozeman Icedogs took the lead late in the third on a goal from Gabe Rankin.
Zachary Colgrove did his part, adding 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist). Steven Nisbet chipped in with 2 goals and Gabe Rankin delivered for his team with 2 goals.
During the second period, Kalisch opened the scoring for Bozeman with a goal at 4:18 with helpers from his teammates Ferguson and Dixon. Dirscherl answered for Missoula with a goal at 9:34 with an assist from Colgrove. Teel quickly followed with a goal at 10:08 with helpers from Gobel and Adler.
In the third, Birch answered for the Junior Bruins with a goal at 1:51 with an assist from Akatnov. Colgrove put in a goal at 7:46 with helpers from his linemates, Vincent and Chamberlain. Rankin answered for Bozeman with a goal at 13:41 with assists from Kalisch and Ahiers. Rankin quickly followed with what turned out to be the game winning goal at 15:07 with helpers from Kalisch and Dulong. Nisbet quickly followed with a goal at 15:24 with assists from Dixon and Millar. Nisbet netted a goal at 18:54 with helpers from Liberko and Millar.
This loss brings the Missoula Junior Bruins’ record to (54-33-6-2)