(WAUSAU, WI)- The Cyclones take on the Peoria Mustangs at Owens Center in Peoria, Illinois tonight at 6:45pm and Saturday at 6:30pm on HockeyTV. Peoria comes into the weekend series with a (0-3-1-0) record in the early going after having lost a pair of one goal games to Oregon and Rochester. After splitting with Milwaukee last weekend the Cyclones record sits at (3-1-0-0).
What to Watch For
Look for Cyclone goaltenders to continue their solid start to the season between the pipes. The combo of Mitch Miscevich and Zach Dosan have a .964 save percentage and a 1.22 GAA. Dosan earned a honorable mention by the NA3HL for the goaltender of the week award after a shutout win versus Milwaukee.
The Mustangs are led by forward Ethan Chesney who has three goals in four games played.
Between the Pipes
Wausau is expected to split the series between Zach Dosan, native of Rosemount, Minnesota and Mitch Miscevich from Niles, Illinois.
The Mustangs are expected to start a combination of TJ DeMeulenaere and Joe Ambroffi in net this weekend. The goaltenders have a combined .855 save percentage and GAA of 4.00.
The Cyclones return home for their opening weekend October 15 and 16. The first 250 fans Friday receive a Cyclones magnet schedule presented by Exquisite Windows and Doors and Saturday is the Trick or Treat game with Costume Contest presented by Goodwill. Reserve your seat to witness history today at wausaucyclones.com.