(WAUSAU, WI)- The Cyclones take on the Oregon Tradesmen Friday night at the Eagle River Recreation Center in the Eagle River Junior Hockey Classic. Puck drops at 7:10pm on HockeyTV. Oregon comes into the weekend with a (15-7-2-1) record. After two close games last weekend, the Cyclones come into the weekend with a (9-13-0-1) record.
What to Watch For
Watch for Cyclones forward Gage Vierzba to continue his great play as of late. Vierzba has one goal and two assists in the past 5 games.
The Tradesmen are led by Sam VanderHoeven who has twenty-five goals and sixteen assists in twenty-two games played.
Between the Pipes
Cyclones are expected to start Mitch Miscevich from Niles, Illinois. Miscevich has a 4-4-0-1 record and .927 save percentage.
The Tradesmen are expected to start Ian Hedican in the net for the game. Hedican comes into the weekend with a (7-2-0-3) record and a .946 save percentage.
Next week the Cyclones travel to Minnesota for the NA3HL Showcase. The following week, Cyclones return home to take on the Oregon Tradesmen. Wednesday, December 29th is the Cyclones socks giveaway presented by Pizza Ranch and Thursday, December 30th will be Youth Hockey Night presented by AmFam. Reserve your seats today at wausaucyclones.com.