Friday Finals: Wings soar into 2nd place with another win
NOVEMBER 23, 2019
Chippewa 3 @ Aberdeen 6 – A four goal first period lifted the Aberdeen Wings to a 6-3 win over the Chippewa Steel. Nico DeVita, Jordan Randall, Cade Neilson and Cooper Haar all scored goals in the first 20 minutes of action to give the Wings a 4-0 cushion after one. Connor Beatty scored in the second period and while the Steel got the scored within two, it was Riley Murphy’s empty netter that sealed the win for Aberdeen. Connor Szmul, Jacob Dirks and John Druskinis scored in the loss. Henry Welsch scored the win in goal with 26 saves while Trent Burnham stopped 31 shots in a losing effort.
The teams will meet again tonight at the Odde Ice Center in Aberdeen. This will be the final regular season match up between the two this season. Tonight we are continuing our Thanksgiving Food Drive for Kids Against Hunger & our Aberdeen Area Chamber Ambassadors Hat & Mitten Drive to help local kids this winter! Bring in these items and receive 2 off admission at the door! Bring your skates and Skate With The Wings after the game! $10 GA tickets are on sale NOW at any of the C-Express locations in Aberdeen! Doors open at 5:30 and the Puck Drops at 7:15!