Skip to main content
You have permission to edit this article.
Edit
Rush beat Utah in shootout
PRO HOCKEY

Rush beat Utah in shootout

  • Updated
{{featured_button_text}}
Peterson

Avery Peterson

Avery Peterson's goal in the sixth round of a shootout gave the Rapid City Rush a 3-2 victory over the Utah Grizzlies on Friday in West Valley City, Utah.

The Rush won the shootout 2-1, as Peter Quenneville also scored in second round, and have now won back-to-back games for the third time this season.

Mike Hedden put Rapid City (9-15-0) on the board with a goal 2:43 into the first period, assisted by Andrew Sturtz and Cedric Montminy. Utah (10-5-7) then notched consecutive goals within 28 seconds of each other, the first coming on a power-play goal at 14:23 in the second period, to take a 2-1 lead heading into the third period.

Ian Edmonson notched the equalizer with 9:25 remaining in regulation, assisted by Quenneville and Hunter Garent, to send the contest into overtime.

Following a scoreless extra period, the Rush entered their first shootout of the season where they clinched the win. 

Rapid City was outshot 43-27 and went 0-for-3 on power plays. Adam Carlson made 41 saves in net for a 95.3 save percentage.

The Rush take on the Grizzlies again at 7:10 p.m. Saturday for the second of three meetings this weekend.

You must be logged in to react.
Click any reaction to login.
0
0
0
0
0

Be the first to know

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Related to this story

Most Popular

If John Thune's comment about the minimum wage wasn't so offensive it would be laughable. Spoken like a truly "elitist US senator" who we the …

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics

News Alert

Breaking News