(WAUSAU, WI)- The Cyclones hit the road this weekend to take on the Peoria Mustangs tonight and tomorrow night at the Owens Center in a Central Division matchup. Puck drops at 7pm on Friday night and 6:30pm Saturday night on HockeyTV. The Cyclones come into the weekend with a (19-24-1-1) record, while Peoria comes into the series with a (32-9-3-1) record.
What to Watch For
Watch for Cyclones forward Luke Anderson to continue his great play as of late. Over his past five games Anderson has three goals and one assist.
Peoria is led by forward Ethan Chesney who has three goals and eight assists in his past five games played.
Between the Pipes
Cyclones are expected to split the series between Ryan Burke, native of Parker, Colorado and Mitch Miscevich from Niles, Illinois. Burke comes into the weekend with a (1-2-0-0) record and a .910 save percentage, meanwhile Miscevich holds a (8-10-0-1) record and .907 save percentage.
Peoria is expected to split the weekend series between Nahuel Veyan who has a (11-1-0-2) and a .940 and Andrew Doran who has a (10-1-0-5) record and a .939 save percentage.
Cyclones return home next weekend to host game two of their playoff series against the Rochester Grizzlies on Saturday, March 12th. Puck drops at 7:10pm. First 250 fans will receive a Cyclones playoff rally towel presented by Pizza Ranch and a Cyclones playoff t-shirt thanks to Four Seasons Screen Printing. Reserve your seats today at wausaucyclones.com.