Huge game by Landsverk boosts Yellowstone over Glacier, 7-0

Will Landsverk had one goal and three assists to lead Yellowstone to a 7-0 victory over Glacier.

Landsverk scored on the power play 10:37 into the first period to make the score 1-0 Yellowstone. Yellowstone had gained a power play chance when Brett LeBeau was whistled for holding. Curtis Greenbush provided the assist. Landsverk dished an assist on Jake Dickison\’s goal that made the score 2-0 Yellowstone at 14:34 into the first period. He then added assists on Dickison\’s goal at 19:19 into the second and on Max Doner\’s goal at 2:23 into the third.

Yellowstone pulled out the victory even though it was hit with 18 penalty minutes.

Yellowstone excelled on the penalty kill, not giving up a single goal in six chances. Yellowstone was steadier on the defensive front than it has been for much of this season. Yellowstone allows 2.4 goals per game. Yellowstone\’s offense rang up 53 shots on Glacier\’s net. Yellowstone found the back of the net more times than it usually has this season. Yellowstone averages 3.9 goals per game.

Yellowstone additionally got points from Doner, who also racked up one goal and one assist and Dickison, who also tallied three goals and one assist to lead the team in points. Yellowstone also had goals scored by Nick Green and Matt Runyon, who each put in one. In addition, Yellowstone received assists from Lance Knudson, Cosimo Yapello, Hunter Ruschmeyer, Vadym Nesteruk, Tanner Vincent, Nicholas Elliot, and Nick Pizzey, who each chipped in one.

Glacier forced Yellowstone\’s netminders to work all game long, ripping 32 shots and forcing 32 saves. Knudson made 19 stops and Evan Eriksmoen made 13. Glacier was held below its usual level of production. Glacier averages 2.7 goals per game.

Yellowstone registered one goal on five power play opportunities. Mikhail Pahrebets made 46 saves for Glacier on 53 shots. Glacier incurred 16 minutes in penalty time with eight minors.