The Missoula Junior Bruins' defense had a poor night, allowing the Yellowstone Quake 33 shots throughout the game. The Yellowstone Quake took the lead early in the second on a goal from Justin Dumont.
Riley Buller contributed with 2 goals and Jack Moore chipped in with 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist).
During the first, Buller opened the scoring for Yellowstone with a goal at 17:24 with helpers from teammates Stewart and Doner.
In the second period, Dumont deposited what turned out to be the game winning goal at 1:32 with assists from Pelto and Sievek. Doner netted a goal at 14:50 with a helper from Johnson. Moore put in a goal at 17:41 with assists from Sievek and Doner. Johnson quickly followed with a goal at 19:21 with helpers from Shuldt and Kitagawa.
During the third, Cunningham finally put Missoula on the board with a goal at 10:58 with an assist from fellow Junior Bruins forward Moistner. Buller quickly followed with a goal at 11:53 with helpers from Stewart and Steyaert. Stewart netted a goal at 16:13 with assists from Ford and Moore.
This loss brings the Missoula Junior Bruins’ record to (27-21-4-1).