(WAUSAU, WI)- The Cyclones begin their second series of the season Friday night at the Affton Ice Rink in St. Louis, Missouri. Wausau will be looking to continue their success versus St. Louis from last year that saw the Clones win seven of eight matchups. St. Louis comes into Friday’s game with a 1-3-0-0 record.
What to Watch For
Watch for Cyclones forward Gage Vierzba to build upon his personal success versus St. Louis last season. He netted five goals in the eight games.
The Jr. Blues are led by forward Brady Burke. Burke has three points in four games on the young season.
Between the Pipes
Wausau is expected to split the series between Mitch Miscevich and Ryan Burke. Miscevich surrendered six goals in the road opener against Rochester. Burke allowed three goals on 30 shots in his first action.
The Jr. Blues are expected to start Ian Zeumer in net both games. Zeumer has a .857 save percentage and 5.45 GAA in three games.
The Cyclones will continue their six game road trip to begin the schedule next weekend as they pay a visit to the Milwaukee Power in West Bend, Wisconsin. Single game tickets for all 22 Cyclones home games this season are now on sale at www.wausaucyclones.com. Catch the Home Opener Friday, October 14th at 7:10pm as the first 500 fans receive a Cyclones magnet schedule presented by Bug Tussel Wireless.