(CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI)- The Steel host the Fairbanks Ice Dogs on Friday at Chippewa Area Ice Arena. Chippewa enters Friday night’s contest on a two-game winning streak and has recorded points in four of the last five games. Chippewa earned a 3-0 victory on Wednesday night over the Austin Bruins. Grant Boldt recorded his first shutout of the season in net. Fairbanks enters Friday’s matchup just ahead of the Steel for the final playoff spot in the Midwest Division.
What to Watch For
Chippewa’s recent defensive surge will look to hold the Ice Dogs leading point producers of Bret Link and Austin Becker in check. Kayden Hargraves is expected to be between the pipes for Fairbanks. He owns a 9-8 record with a 2.77 GAA and .901 save percentage.
Friday is $2 Beer Night presented by Miller Lite. Fans can take advantage of this special until 10 minutes remaining in the third period of the contest.
Steel will return home March 12th with a game vs Minnesota Magicians for Cowbell Giveaway presented by Fleet Farm. March 12th is also a $2 Beer Night presented by Leinenkugel’s. Markquart Motors will also be on-site with vehicles with chances for fans to sign-up to win special prizes. Reserve your seat online at chippewasteelshockey.com. ***Limited tickets are available.***