We Will See You Monday in Minnesota!
MAY 7, 2017
Carson Dimoff had a pair of goals to help Aberdeen win Game 4 of the Central Finals. Game 5 is Monday night in Cloquet, MN.
Central Division Finals, Game 4: Minnesota Wilderness 2 @ Aberdeen Wings 5 (Series tied, 2-2) – A pair of goals from Carson Dimoff helped the Aberdeen Wings to a 5-2 victory over the Minnesota Wilderness, tying this series at two games each. Kevin Fitzgerald scored first for Aberdeen, at 2:56 of the first period, with help from Gage Mackie and Carson Dimoff. Louis Roehl retaliated with a goal for the Wilderness at 10:05 of the first, assisted by Gunnar Goodmanson and Ashton Altmann. Dimoff notched his first of two at 11:52 of the second, assisted by Carter Roo and Fitzgerald. Dimoff struck again at 12:06, extending the Wings lead off a pass from Keenan Spillum and Adam Pitters. After forty minutes, Minnesota hopes to close out the series and advance to the Robertson Cup, trailing 3-1. Wilderness forward Jesse Farabee found the back of the net at 2:47 of the third, assisted by Will Zmolek and Zach Mills, to bring Minnesota within one. Pitters notched one of his own at 8:31, with help from Colton Fletcher and Nolan Sullivan, to bring the score to 4-2. Colin Raver secured the win for Aberdeen with an empty net goal at 16:37 of the third – assisted by Spillum and Jack Kelly. Aberdeen goaltender Forbes Ploszaj made 25 saves on the night, while Luke Kania stopped 31 shots for the Wilderness. Game 5 will be on Monday, May 8th in Cloquet, MN at 7:05. Boxscore