April 15th 2017 Your Aberdeen Wings were on the road looking to steal another 1st round win at Minot after a 3-1 win the night before. Minot was able to strike first just 39 seconds into the 2nd period. Aberdeen would respond with an Adam Pitters goal at the 3:33 mark. Assisting on the Pitters goal were Kmec & Murphy. With under a minute remaining in the 2nd period Nolan Sullivan would put the Wings on top 2-1. Nolan’s goal was assisted by Raver & Fletcher. Joey Strada would give the Wings some insurance in the 3rd to close out another 3-1 win and take a 2-0 series lead. Assisting on the Strada goal were Roo & Bossert. Goaltender Forbes Ploszaj was solid in net stopping 20 of the 21 shots he faced.
The Wings return to Minot this Friday & Saturday for games 3 & 4 of the 1st round after splitting last weekend in Aberdeen. If you are planning to attend the games a block of tickets has been set aside for Wings fans. go to https://tickets.minotauroshockey.com/ and use the promo code “Aberdeen”. if you are not able to make it make your plans to stop down to Buffalo Wings & Rings in Aberdeen or log on to HockeyTV.com to watch the action. As always you can tune into JK on 94.1 The Rock, HubCityRadio.com or The Rock App to listen to the games. Puck drop is at 7:35 both nights.