Brookings 4 @ Aberdeen 8 – The Aberdeen Wings made a statement in their home opener knocking off the Brookings Blizzard 8-4. Joe Strada was the catalyst for the Wings offense as he scored twice and notched three assists. Logan Britt, Riley Murphy and Colton Fletcher each had a goal and an assist in the win. Nathan Burke, Zach Noble and Trey Bagwell also lit the lamp for Aberdeen. Daniel Pavlicko got the win in net, making 29 saves. For Brookings, Vince Marino scored a goal and added an assist. Josh Boyer, Ryan Dickenson and Derek Hammer all scored in the loss. Jeremy Forman made 18 saves while Nick Althaus made 13 saves for the Blizzard.
Aberdeen 2 @ Brookings 5 – The Brookings Blizzard we’re able to keep the Aberdeen offense in check in their home opener, allowing just a pair of Wings goals. Connor Koviak lit the lamp twice and added an assist. Meanwhile, Doug Larson, Josh Boyer, and Chase Brand all scored a goal and added a helper. Jeremy Foreman bounced back to earn the win in the crease. Satchel Clendenin and Colton Fletcher both scored for Aberdeen while Kade Phillips took the loss in net for the Wings.