Friday, December 30th
Helena 4 at Missoula 2 – A strong effort in the third period put Helena on top in Friday night’s contest against the Missoula Jr. Bruins. Helena saw four different scorers in their victory, with goals coming from Bradley Estrada, Henry Kipper, Adam Apangalook, and Brendan Bessee. Missoula’s two goals came from Christian Ward and Zachary Colgrove. In net, Nicholas Battaglia took the win with 47 saves, while Missoula’s Tanner Loucks took the loss after 28 saves.
Saturday, December 31st
Missoula 2 at Great Falls 5 – With a five-goal night, the Great Falls Americans grabbed a win over Missoula at home to close out the weekend. Great Falls goals were scored by Michael Fary, Jens Juliussen, Tanner Congdon, Normunds Vibans, and Jesse Johnson. Missoula scored two goals, courtesy of Misha Akatnov and Zachary Colgrove. Nick Nast took the win in net for Great Falls with 29 saves, while Tanner Loucks was given the loss for Missoula with 28 saves.