Steel Come Up Short to the Bruins
The Steel fell 3-1 to the Bruins. Although they weren’t able to top the Bruins, the Steel played a strong game.
The Steel took the 1st period lead with a goal from Phillip Dusek with an assist from Matt Clark to put the Steel up 1-0 to go into the 2nd period. The Bruins countered late in the 2nd period with a goal from Ian Mageau, assisted by Andy Willis and Dante Sheriff.
Sheriff put an unassisted goal in the net to start out the 3rd period. Josef Mysak got an empty net goal late in the 3rd period after the Steel pulled goalie Josh Langford. Mysak’s goal was assisted by Garrett Dahm.
In goal, tonight for the Steel was Josh Langford with 38 out of 40 saves. Bruin’s goalie Brett Miller had 31 out of 32 saves.
The Steel are back at home December 8thtaking on the Fairbanks Ice Dogs for Ice Scraper Giveaway night presented by Nordson. Fans can get tickets at chippewasteelhockey.com or by calling 715-861-2131.
The Chippewa Steel are members of the NAHL which is the oldest and largest junior hockey league of its kind in the United States and one of only two USA Hockey-certified leagues that operate under the non pay-to-play model. The NAHL is also one of the best at advancing players to NCAA and professional hockey. Notable Alumni of the NAHL include Ryan Suter (MIN), Patrick Kane (CHI) and Phil Kessel (PIT) All league games are viewable via HockeyTV. For more information, visit chippewasteelhockey.com.