Mason Stewart, Riley Buller and Jack Moore had big nights with 5 points (2 goals, 3 assists), 4 points (1 goal, 3 assists) and 4 points (0 goals, 4 assists) respectively as the Yellowstone Quake crushed the Bozeman Icedogs 10-1 in a home game at Riley Arena in Yellowstone. Besides, the Yellowstone Quake's offense had a big night, peppering Bozeman with 97 shots throughout the game. The Yellowstone Quake took the lead before the halfway point in the first on a goal from Ian Doner and never looked back.
Cole Stewart chipped in with 3 points (1 goal, 2 assists) and Ian Doner delivered for his team with 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist).
In the first period, Ford opened the scoring for the Quake with a goal at 1:31 with helpers from his linemates, Buller and Moore. Blatter answered for Bozeman with a goal at 8:31 with helpers from his linemates, Boje and Charnholm. Doner answered for Yellowstone with what turned out to be the game winning goal at 11:30 with an assist from Stewart.
In the second, Willoughby scored a goal at 3:13 with helpers from his linemates, Harris and Dumont.
During the third period, Stewart put in a goal at 1:57 with assists from his teammates Moore and Buller. Pelto quickly followed with a goal at 3:35 with helpers from Shuldt and Stewart. Stewart deposited a goal at 6:17 with assists from Stewart and Pelto. Stewart scored a goal at 10:41 with helpers from Moore and Buller. Rasmussen quickly followed with a goal at 12:41 with assists from his teammates Doner and Stewart. Johnson quickly followed with a goal at 14:34 with helpers from Sievek and Steyaert. Buller deposited a goal at 17:30 with assists from Stewart and Moore.
The Quake’s victory was in no doubt helped out by Waszczenko as he stopped 15 of the 16 shots he faced. Waszczenko’s counterpart, Thompson, also had a big night, managing to stop 87 of 97, but ultimately fell short.
This win brings the Yellowstone Quake’s record to (19-2-1-0).