BIGHORNS WIN THE SERIES AND CLOSE OUT THE FIRST ROUND OF PLAY-OFFS

The first goal of the evening came just under three minutes into the game from Ben Henne. He then got an assist eight minutes later on a goal from Damon Hanson. A Billings penalty shortly afterwards allowed the Bighorns to open up their lead to 3-0 with a power play goal from Hagen Nemzek just a minute later. The Bighorns weren’t finished however and score their fourth goal with a shot from Danny Fazio less than two minutes later. The Bulls finally answered with a goal of their own just thirty-eight seconds later to make the score 4-1. However, the Bighorns weren’t through and finished the period with a goal from Alex DeWitz with less than two minutes remaining.

The scored remained the same at 5-1 throughout the entire second period and didn’t change until six minutes into the third period with a power play goal by defenseman Balazs Goz. The Bulls were able to come up with a final goal fifteen minutes into the period on a power play opportunity but the Bighorns quickly answered with a power play goal of their own from Cody Blom just ninety seconds later. The 7-1 win meant that the Bighorns won the series against the Bulls and will play in the AWHL championship round in April. More information pertaining to the championship round forthcoming, please visit www.HelenaBighorns.com regularly for more information.

-PRIDE & PASSION-