Defenseman Devin Smith scored the first goal of the game more than three-quarters of the way through the first period on a power play opportunity. Teammate Cody Blom had another scoring opportunity two minutes later to give the Bighorns a 2-0 lead going into the first intermission.
Defenseman Balazs Goz scored ninety-five seconds into the second period. Forward Mike Sullivan scored an unassisted goal to give the Bighorns a comfortable 4-0 lead. Drew Ingram had the final goal of the period. The third period began with a goal by Alex DeWitz three minutes in. The Americans made a strong offensive push in the period, having twelve shots on goal, but as he had done the previous two periods, Bighorns goalie didn’t allow a single shot in. Wyatt Winfield clinched the game with an unassisted goal thirteen minutes into the goal and the Bighorns won, 7-0.
The Helena Bighorns will be back at home next Thursday and Friday. The Bighorns will be hosting the Bozeman Icedogs for Carroll College Night on Thursday, February 2. Fans who wear Carroll College gear will receive a free game program. The Bighorns are to host the Gillette Wild for National Guard Night on Friday, February 3, the Bighorns invite all past, present and future Guard members to attend. For more information or to purchase tickets, please call (406) 457-2817 or visit us online at www.HelenaBighorns.com.
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