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GF Tribune: Late rally gives Americans 15th Win

Late rally gives Americans 15th win (GF Tribune)

 

Special to the Tribune

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Craig Hayes scored a pair of goals, including the go-ahead tally midway through the third period, to lead the Great Falls Americans to a 5-3 victory over the Bozeman Ice Dogs in a NA3HL Frontier Division matchup Saturday night at the IcePlex.

The win for the Americans is their 15th of the season against one loss (30 points) to lead the Frontier Division, while Bozeman falls to 2-12.

Lucas Lomax, Michael Kliment and Zach Mese also scored for the Americans, who will host Glacier this Friday at 7:30.

Bozeman…2 1 0 — 3

Great Falls…1 1 3 — 5

Period 1-1. Bozeman – Gunnar Mogck (Kegan Couture, Coleton Anderson) 1:14. 2. Bozeman – Kegan Couture (power play) (Gunnar Mogck, Coleton Anderson) 4:04. 3. Great Falls – Lucas Lomax (Arseny Ivanov, Dylan Garton) 17:12

Period 2-4. Great Falls – Craig Hayes (Malachi Bushey, Marvin Simmons) 2:07. 5 Bozeman – Gunnar Mogck (Kyler Chartier, Kegan Couture) 5:20.

Period 3-6. Great Falls – Michael Kliment (Austin Krantz) 2:33. 7. Great Falls – Craig Hayes (Marvin Simmons, Malachi Bushey) 9:43. 8. Great Falls – Zack Mese (empty net) (Lucas Lomax, Arseny Ivanov) 19:03.

Power plays — Bozeman 1-2. Great Falls 0-2.